Caption for "The crematorium" [Buchenwald]

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Title

Caption for "The crematorium" [Buchenwald]

Creator

Wile, Dennis E. (Donor)

Description

Content Note: Text: "The Civilian is a Jew--Polished apples for 6 yrs at Weimar Concentration Camp--Who knows what price he's paid for his life, or what deeds he's done. 'We need a place to burn, our prisoners will build it and run it; we will supervise.' 6,000 in one day--Russians-- Belgians--Frenchmen--Jews--Americans--English-- The Ayran Race--The Nazis! SS Troopers! Supermen! Not for Publication" The photo was stamped "passed" by the Army Examiner. Numbered 4 on the reverse. Originally "picture A"

Identifier

06080100PHBU00WILEDE002
06080100PHBU00WILEDE002.JPG

Subject

Buchenwald (Concentration camp)
Wile, Dennis E.

Coverage

Weimer (Germany)

Source

1 silver gelatin print Image size: 4 7/16" x 6 1/2"; Paper size: 4 15/16" x 7" bent, cracked, stained, tape, scratches, glue residue, damage on negative. Reverse of photo: glue residue with fibers; dust; paper label; paper label glued on and then removed, tearing the backing and leaving remnants of the label.

Date

4 - 0 - 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); 57 KB Digital image created as part of SAGE project, 1998.

Files

06080100PHBU00WILEDE002.JPG

Collection

Citation

Wile, Dennis E. (Donor), “Caption for "The crematorium" [Buchenwald],” Witness to the Holocaust, accessed April 17, 2024, https://witness.digitalscholarship.emory.edu/items/show/413.

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