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Hasten Hebrew Academy collection

Document | Accession Number: 1998.19

Consists of one adhesive stamp with logo from office of Reichskanzlei; three postcards from Zambrów, Poland (dated 1946), written in Yiddish and addressed to George Sampson of Indianapolis, Indiana; and a letter written by Sy Schenkman, a U.S. soldier writing home to his wife in Indianapolis, describing the scene at site of a concentration camp in Nammering (near Bayreuth), Germany, including German civilians being forced to bury bodies of camp victims, and former SS guard being beat up by American troops.

Genre/Form
Postcards.
Letter.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Hasten Hebrew Academy by Peter Weisz
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Record last modified: 2018-09-10 17:29:18
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