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Helen Preiss collection

Document | Accession Number: 1996.A.0578 | RG Number: RG-10.174

Contains a photocopy of "Translation from Polish of a small diary written by Helen Preiss" which consists of two entries, dated May 8, 1943, and May 19, 1943, in which she describes her deportation from Sosnowiec, Poland; life in "Landschut Camp" (Landeshut concentration camp); and her transfers to Auschwitz and "Peterslager" (Peterswaldau) concentration camps. The collection also contains a "Note written by Helen Preiss in 'Ludwiksdorf' 1945" to her dead mother describing her despair when, after liberation, she discovered that her mother did not survive.

Date
1943-1945  (inclusive)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Diaries.
Extent
1 diary.
8 digital images : JPEG ; 11.2 MB.
Extent
1 folder
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Record last modified: 2018-02-12 10:23:43
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