Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Germans crowd around a truck filled with "un-German" books, confiscated from the library of the Institute for Sexual Science, for burning by the Nazis.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 71188

Germans crowd around a truck filled with "un-German" books, confiscated from the library of the Institute for Sexual Science, for burning by the Nazis.

In the background there is a panel of the "Zwischenstufenwand" (Wall of Sexual Intermediates), which hung at a prominent place in the Institute. Photo from the plundering of the Institute for Sexual Science 81919-1933) on May 6, 1933. (Institut für interdisziplinäre Sexualforschung, Hamburg)

Date
1933 May 10
Variant Locale
Berlin-Buckow
Berlin-Mariendorf
Berlin-Ochstumsand
Berlin-Ploetzensee
Berlin-Reinickendorf
Berlin-Tempelhof
Berlin-Wannsee
Berlin-Schlachtensee
Berlin-Duppel
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration, College Park
Expand all
 
Record last modified: 2017-03-14 00:00:00
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/pa1056478