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André Scheinmann collection

Collection
Collection Summary
Consists of materials related to the Holocaust experiences of André Scheinmann. Born Joseph Scheinmann in 1915, André hid his Jewish identity and worked in the French Resistance and for Great Britain as a spy in France. He was arrested as a Nacht und Nebel political prisoner and was interned at the Natzweiler-Strutthof concentration camp as a kapo, and later in the Dachau concentration camp. Includes "Call Me André," a narrative written by Diana Mara Henry with the assistance of Scheinmann, several articles she wrote about his experiences, and oral history interviews with Scheinmann.
Provenance
Diana Mara Henry donated this collection to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2013.
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Oral history interviews with André Scheinmann

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.100.2.1 | RG Number: RG-50.832.0001

Date
1992 November 13-2012
2000
2001 April 19

Reading of André Scheinmann's memoirs and discussion

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.100.2.2 | RG Number: RG-50.832.0002

Date
1998

Recording of visit to Hochfelden

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.100.2.3 | RG Number: RG-50.832.0003

Date
1985

Interviews with Natzweiler-Struthof survivors during commemoration ceremonies

Oral History | Accession Number: 2014.100.2.4 | RG Number: RG-50.832.0004

 
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