"Bodies awaiting burial" [Nordhausen]

Dublin Core

Title

"Bodies awaiting burial" [Nordhausen]

Creator

Izac, Edouard Victor Michel (Donor)
United States--Army--Signal Corps (Photographer)

Description

Content Note: Title from writing on reverse. Additional caption text: "German civilians were drafted to help in removing and burying the dead." Two long, parallel trenches with the corpses of prisoners laid side-by-side down their length. Between the trenches is a wide walkway. The dirt removed has been piled on the far side of the trenches. Several buildings are visible in the background. Numbered 12 on the reverse (Izac 38)

Identifier

06080100PHNO00IZACED002
06080100PHNO00IZACED002.JPG

Subject

Nordhausen (Concentration camp)
Dora (Concentration camp)
United States--Army--Signal Corps
Izac, Edouard Victor Michel

Source

1 silver gelatin print Image size: 4 1/2" x 6 1/2"; Paper size: 5" x 6 3/4" bent, cracked, scratches. Reverse of photo: paper label, writing.

Date

4 - 13 - 1945

Contributor

Emory University
Encoded as part of the SAGE Digital Archive Project: A Collaborative Project between the Georgia Institute of Technology and Emory University, 1997-2000.
Funding for the SAGE Digital Archive Project was provided by a local foundation.

Rights

Researchers should contact the repository for terms governing the use of the collection.

Relation

Negative. TIFF image (400 dpi). JPG image (72 dpi).

Format

JPG (72 dpi); 49 KB Digital image created as part of SAGE project, 1998.

Files

06080100PHNO00IZACED002.JPG

Collection

Citation

Izac, Edouard Victor Michel (Donor) and United States--Army--Signal Corps (Photographer), “"Bodies awaiting burial" [Nordhausen],” Witness to the Holocaust, accessed August 18, 2022, https://witness.digitalscholarship.emory.edu/items/show/617.

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