Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 40 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
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
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 2003-10-21_Deborah_Dwork_Holocaust-2003.058.a
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
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 2003-03-06_Holocaust_Blumenthal-2003.023.a
Unprocessed — Folder 2002-11-05_Holocaust_Nechama_Tec-2002.080.a
Unprocessed — Folder 2001-11-27_Holocaust_lecture-2001.047.a
Overview This postage stamp commemorates the fifth anniversary of the liberation of prisoners from the concentration camps; it was issued on May 5, 1995. The design of the stamp is barbed wire and a prisoners number 11960. Bordering the seal is a list of liberated concentration camps including, Auschwitz, Auschwitz-Birkenau, Auschwitz-Monowitz, Bergen-Belsen, Buchenwald, Dachau, Dora-Mittelbau, Flossenbürg, Gross roses, Hertogenbosch, chewing, Klooga, Krakow-Plaszow, Lublin-Majdanek, Mauthausen,...
Unprocessed — Folder 2002-04-09_Holocaust_Remembrance-2002.055.a
Unprocessed — Folder 2003-04-29_Holocaust_Remembrance-2003.015.a
Unprocessed — Folder 2003-11-20_Leon_Leyson_Holocaust-2003.064.a
Unprocessed — Folder 2003-11-13_Martin_Gilbert_Holocaust-2003.063.a
Overview In 1996, the representatives of the Nuremberg Tribunal Trials met in Washington D.C. for their fifth reunion on March 22 to 23. Former Nuremberg prosecutors and other committee members gather, including Court Records, Court Interpreters, Secretaries, Research Analysts, Interrogators, Internal Security, Reporters, and Photographers. Arntson created this collection to document the executive trial counsel and the reunion. The collection includes a Nuremberg Directory, newspaper clipping,...
Dates: 1990 - 1996
Collection — Box Vietnam 9, Folder: 1-6
Overview The Verne Lee Oliver Vietnam War-era Correspondence Collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, and memorabilia from Verne Lee Oliver, USN, in the mid-1960s. Oliver was stationed in Europe during the Vietnam War and the letters are to his parents and siblings.
Dates: 1964 May 4-1967 January 22
Overview The Oskar Schindler Archive is a collection that includes reproductions of photocopies ranging from the years 1940s to 2000s. The items have been collected by Dr. David Crowe as research material to support his biography on Oskar Schindler. Divided into sixteen series spanning the years from the 1940s to 2000s, the collection documents the activities of Oskar Schindler (1908-1974), who was a spy, businessman, Nazi Party member, and Righteous Gentile. Personal papers include family...
Dates: Usage: Majority of material found within 1955 to 1980