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Selected records from the Sigtuna Foundation in Sweden

Document | Accession Number: 2016.189.1 | RG Number: RG-66.007

Records from a hospital, set up in Sigtuna, Sweden, in 1945, which cared for about 1200 patients who had been released from the Bergen Belsen concentration camp. The collection includes photographs of patients and nurses, administrative and organizational records, including pages from the Statement of Operations, newspaper clippings, including an article in a college magazine about the hospital, as well as materials from Marthe Rydback, who worked as a nurse at the hospital, including a copy of an emblem of the hospital, a visitor book with signatures of the patients, photographs, Christmas cards, postcards, and thank you letters from patients, as well as some records of the patients.

Date
1945-1950  (inclusive)
Language
Swedish
German
Extent
417 digital files : JPEG and PDF ; 823 MB .
69 pages of photocopies.
Extent
2 folders
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Record last modified: 2017-12-12 15:40:33
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