"U.S. legislators... hear former prisoner demonstrate how victims were... clubbed to death" [Buchenwald]

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Title

"U.S. legislators... hear former prisoner demonstrate how victims were... clubbed to death" [Buchenwald]

Creator

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

Description

Content Note: Title from caption on a separate page. Additional caption text: "U.S. legislators in Germany to witness Nazi concentration camp horrors at Buchenwald hear former prisoner demonstrate how victims were hung on hooks and then clubbed to death. L-R: Thomason, Mott, Brooks, Wherry, Barkley, Short, Vorys. Former prisoner is shown holding club." The survivor is wearing a coat with the number 38210 on the front under a triangle and "Lagerschutz" on the left sleeve. Numbered 9 on the reverse (Izac 7)

Identifier

06080100PHBU00IZACED003
06080100PHBU00IZACED003.JPG

Subject

Buchenwald (Concentration camp)
United States--Congress--Joint Committee on Conditions in Concentration Camps in Germany
Thomason, R. Ewing
Mott, James Wheaton
Brooks, C. Wayland
Wherry, Kenneth Spicer
Barkley, Alben William
Short, Dewey J.
Vorys, John M.
Izac, Edouard Victor Michel

Source

1 silver gelatin print Image size: 4 1/2" x 6 9/16"; Paper size: 5" x 7 1/16" bent, scratches, damage on negative. Reverse of photo: paper label, writing.

Date

4 - 24 - 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); 46 KB Digital image created as part of SAGE project, 1998.

Files

06080100PHBU00IZACED003.JPG

Collection

Citation

Izac, Edouard Victor Michel (Donor) and United States--Army--Signal Corps (Photographer), “"U.S. legislators... hear former prisoner demonstrate how victims were... clubbed to death" [Buchenwald],” Witness to the Holocaust, accessed April 16, 2024, https://witness.digitalscholarship.emory.edu/items/show/365.

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