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Dixie Foster collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of currency, documents, publications, and a scrapbook relating to the experiences of Dixie Foster when she worked as a court reporter during the US Military Tribunal known as the Dachau war crimes trials, in Germany after World War II.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2004 by Gretchen Davenport, the great-niece of Dixie Foster.
Date
1939-1947
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Dixie Foster papers

Document | Accession Number: 2004.323.1


Kingdom of Italy, 2 lire note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

Object | Accession Number: 2004.323.2

Geography
issue: Italy
Date
issue:  1939 November 14
received:  approximately 1946-before 1948 January
Kingdom of Italy, 2 lire note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

Italy Ministry of the Treasury, 1 lire note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

Object | Accession Number: 2004.323.3

Geography
issue: Italy
Date
issue:  1944 November 23
received:  approximately 1946-before 1948 January
Italy Ministry of the Treasury, 1 lire note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

Republic of Czechoslovakia, 10 korun note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

Object | Accession Number: 2004.323.4

Geography
issue: Czechoslovakia
Date
issue:  1945 November 01
received:  approximately 1946-before 1948 January
Republic of Czechoslovakia, 10 korun note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

Republic of Czechoslovakia, 10 korun note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

Object | Accession Number: 2004.323.5

Geography
issue: Czechoslovakia
Date
issue:  1945 November 01
received:  approximately 1946-before 1948 January
Republic of Czechoslovakia, 10 korun note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

United States Military payment certificate, 10 cent note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

Object | Accession Number: 2004.323.6

Geography
issue: Europe
Date
issue:  1946 September 16
received:  after 1946 September-before 1948 January
United States Military payment certificate, 10 cent note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

Allied Military, 10 mark note, with inscription by a war crimes trials court reporter

Object | Accession Number: 2004.323.7

Geography
issue: Germany
Date
issue:  approximately 1944 September 08
received:  approximately 1946 May
Allied Military, 10 mark note, with inscription by a war crimes trials court reporter

Republic of Czechoslovakia, 20 korun note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

Object | Accession Number: 2004.323.8

Geography
issue: Czechoslovakia
Date
issue:  1945 November 01
received:  approximately 1946-before 1948 January
Republic of Czechoslovakia, 20 korun note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

Nazi Germany, 5 mark note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

Object | Accession Number: 2004.323.9

Geography
issue: Germany
Date
issue:  after 1939 June 15-before 1942 August 01
received:  approximately 1946-before 1948 January
Nazi Germany, 5 mark note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

Bank of Algeria, 100 franc note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

Object | Accession Number: 2004.323.10

Geography
issue: Algeria
Date
issue:  1942 July 22
received:  approximately 1946-before 1948 January
Bank of Algeria, 100 franc note, acquired by a war crimes trials court reporter

Book

Publication | Accession Number: 2004.323.11

Geography
publication: Paris (France)
Date
publication/distribution:  1946

Pamphlet

Publication | Accession Number: 2004.323.12

Geography
publication: Germany
Date
publication/distribution:  1947

Portfolio

Publication | Accession Number: 2004.323.13

Geography
publication: Munich (Germany)
Date
publication:  1946
 
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