George A. Silver collection
Photographs, maps, propaganda leaflets, booklets, and ephemera, related to the military career during World War II of George A. Silver, including his service in the U.S. Army in the North African and Italian theatres, 1943-1945, as well as the liberation of Dachau concentration camp. Included are a book plate from the library of Adolf Hitler, Allied and German propaganda leaflets, and information provided to American soldiers in occupied Germany after the war. Also contains material documenting Silver's attendance at the International Liberators' Conference, hosted by the United States Holocaust Memorial Council in Washington, DC, 1981.
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jane Silver
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Adolf Hitler bookplate adhered to cover of a German book. The plate has the words "EX LIBRIS" and an illustration of an eagle holding a swastika emblem and a leaf in its talons.