Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 64 Collections and/or Records:
Unprocessed — Folder 2002-03-01_Holocaust_writing_contest-2002.054.a
Unprocessed — Folder 2003-03-14_Holocaust_Writing-2003.014.a
Unprocessed — Folder 2004-03-19_Holocaust_Writing_Contest-2004.031.a
Unprocessed — Folder 2005-03-11_Holocaust_Writing_Contest-2005.037.a
Unprocessed — Folder 2006-03-10_7th_Holocaust_Art_Writing-2006.050.a
Collection — Document-box Resource Copies 1
Overview This collection contains two copies of one letter, handwritten and typed transcription, from Cpl. Irving Adler, USA to his parents during the Second World War discussing his experience of liberating the Buchenwald concentration camp in Germany.
Dates: 1945 April 17
Overview This collection holds a Tefillin, two small black boxes, each containing specific passages from the Torah, that Orthodox Jewish males over the age of thirteen traditionally wear during prayer services. The wearing of Tefillin is considered a mitzvah, or good deed.
Dates: 1900 - 1939
Overview This item is an addendum to a German emigration form vouching that the person has no unpaid taxes. Betty Sara Goetz completed the form on December 2, 1940; the form provides Goetz tax number, an indication of her identification card, and that Nazi Germany did not have a concern for her taxes.
Series — Multiple Containers
Overview The collection donated by Cantor Leopold and Isabelle Szneer. The collection comprises of prayer books, and prayer clothing including a Tallit and Shabbat apron. Also, the collection contains a parochet, the curtain that covers the Torah.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1906 - 1950
Unprocessed — Folder 2012_Elie_Wiesel_event-2012.209.a
Unprocessed — Folder 2004-10-14_Holocaust_sculpture_dedication-2004.081.a
Unprocessed — Folder 2005-09-21_Chris_Browning_Holocaust_lecture-2005.099.a
Overview The collection is comprised of Corporal Robert T. Hawk's pencil drawings during his servies in the United States Army between 1943 to 1945. His drawings encompases portraits of soldiers, as well as illustrations of marksmanship badges and the United States Amry's military insignias.
Dates: 1943 - 1945
Unprocessed — Folder 2004-11-03_Curt_Lowens_event-2004.087.a
Unprocessed — Folder 2003-10-21_Deborah_Dwork_Holocaust-2003.058.a
Unprocessed — Folder 2005-04-10_Elie_Wiesel_events-2005.077.a
Dates: 2005-04-10 - 2005-04-15
Unprocessed — Folder 2004-04-15_Elie_Wiesel_event-2004.064.a
Overview This collection is comprised of research material created by Dr. Seymore Scheinberg on Frits Philips. The Dutch industrialists, chairman of the Philips electric company, and Holocaust rescuer. The collection contains, correspondence, testimonies, Dr. Scheinberg's notes, articles, and the manuscript of From the Nazis in Holland, by Marianne Trumpeter Dazzo.
Dates: 2000 - 2010
Overview The Friday Forum is a monthly magazine of the Jewish Exponent newspaper. The forum features lengthy essays on a variety of topics regardig the Jewish life. These series are firsthand narratives of the remnants of European Jewish life and survivors rebuilding their lives post-Holocaust. The newspaper in this collection date from 1972 to 1978.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1970 - 1979
Unprocessed — Folder 2002-11-18_Blatt_Holocaust_event-2002.081.a
Unprocessed — Folder 2004-11-16_Fybel_luncheon-2004.088.a
Unprocessed — Folder 2005-03-09_Gerda_Weismann_Klein_OHS-2005.068.a
Content Description This six-page narrative is the description of someone's experience of the Holocaust. This item was found in a book from a used book sale. The author or original owner of the pages is unknown. In addition, the author's given name is unidentified; he renames himself Hayim. The narrative is written as historical fiction. The author of the description wrote two dates on the pages, April 13, 1946, and November 7, 1954; it is unknown which day is accurate. Hayim is a child, but the author...
Dates: 1946 - 1954
Overview This collection contains materials pertaining to the life and career of violinist Henri Temianka (1996 - 1992).
Dates: Majority of material found within 1911 - 2016; c. 1810
Collection — Box WWII 42
Overview This collection contains correspondence and photographs from Technician Fifth Grade Roger B. Highland, USA, during the Second World War.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1943-1945; Majority of material found within 1994-1995; 1990
Unprocessed — Folder 2005-02_Holocaust_contest_voting-2005.061.a
Dates: February 2005
Unprocessed — Folder 2004_Holocaust_art-2004.096.a
Overview In the fall of 1939, the Nazi government introduced mandatory identification badges for Jews in Poland. This Nazi policy was one of the tactics used to isolate Jews from the rest of the population, and it enabled the Nazi government to identify, concentrate the Jews of Europe. The following are reproductions of the badges worn across German-occupied Europe.
Dates: 1939 - 1945