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Clifford Lester photograph collection

Identifier: 2020-10-h-r

Content Description

This collection contains nine colored photographs taken by professor and photographer Clifford Lester. These photographs were taken in 2011 of Holocaust survivors, including Max Webb, Leon and Natasha Weinstein, and Cantor Leopold and Isabelle Szneer.


  • 2011 - 2011

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

This element identifies any restirctions on reproduction due to copyright or other reasons, as well as restrictions on further use of the materials being described, such as publication, after access has been provided.

Biographical / Historical

Clifford Lester is a professor of photography at Cypress College and a student of the Jewish experience. He spent twenty-seven years of his career as a studio advertising photographer. Following, he became a professor at Cypress College. Clifford is a committed photographer; his most meaningful project is documenting Holocaust Survivors. Clifford says his goal of these images is to "capture the Faith and courage of those who survived, and to honor the memory of those loved ones lost, so the memory and lessons of the Holocaust will never be forgotten."


1 Files : 9 items in folders, located in a flat-file drawer.

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The collection is arranged by Holocaust Survivors.

Condition Description

Finding Aid for the Clifford Lester photograph collection
Tiana Taliep
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Repository Details

Part of the Oskar Schindler Archives Repository