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Audel's Machinists and Tool Makers Handy Book

Object | Accession Number: 2014.498.10

This book, published in 1950 by Henry Holt and Company, was bought by Oscar Albert, the donor's father, in 1951. According to the donor, her father learned at age 15 to be a metal worker in five different concentration camps working for Heinkel and Messerschmitt building Luftwaffe planes for the Nazis. He came to the United States, used those skills learned in slave labor factories and levereged them to obtain positions in factories in America. He eventually rose to be an executive manager in a large national corporation engaged in manufacturing.

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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Helen Albert
Record last modified: 2021-05-06 11:45:35
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