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View of the charred remains of books from libraries in Berlin and Marburg that had been stored in a salt mine near Heimboldshausen, Germany.

Photograph | Photograph Number: 26325

View of the charred remains of books from libraries in Berlin and Marburg that had been stored in a salt mine near Heimboldshausen, Germany.

According to American military sources, the books were burned in the salt mines by displaced persons.

Date
1946 April 30
Photo Credit
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives and Records Administration, College Park
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Record last modified: 2004-12-20 00:00:00
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