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Dr. Emanuel Tanay papers

Document | Accession Number: 2017.246.1

Papers of Dr. Emanuel Tanay, consisting of photographs, documents, correspondence, and patient case files, among other materials. Includes material related to the history of Dr. Tanay's family in pre-Holocaust Europe, as well as his own experiences as a Holocaust survivor in displaced persons camps following World War II. A substantial portion of his collection consists of files of patients, chiefly Holocaust survivors, whom he examined in support of their Holocaust-era restitution claims, and in relation to his own research as a psychiatrist on the effects of post-traumatic stress on Holocaust survivors.

18 boxes
1 oversize box
1 folder
1 book enclosure
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Estate of Dr. Emanuel Tanay
Record last modified: 2021-11-08 13:13:02
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