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American soldiers and civilians looking at corpses at Buchenwald

Document | Not Digitized | Accession Number: 1992.80

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    Description
    The photograph depicts a pile of emaciated dead bodies piled onto a truck with American soldiers and civilians standing around the truck. The photograph was taken at the liberation of Buchenwald concentration camp in 1945. Caption on the verso: "Buchenwald; Jews are in cart / Sent by: Mrs. Leo M. Levens; Given by: Lt.C. Leo M. Levens 0344525 / Please print copies + distribute where it would do the most good. Thank you. Mollie Levens."
    Date
    1945
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Mollie Levens

    Physical Details

    Genre/Form
    Photographs.
    Extent
    1 folder

    Rights & Restrictions

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    There are no known restrictions on access to this material.
    Conditions on Use
    Material(s) in this collection may be protected by copyright and/or related rights. You do not require further permission from the Museum to use this material. The user is solely responsible for making a determination as to if and how the material may be used.

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    Administrative Notes

    Provenance
    Obtained by Lt. Col. Leo M. Levens (donor's husband), 1945, Germany. The photograph was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum by Mollie Levens in 1992
    Record last modified:
    2023-02-24 14:11:26
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