"Senators and representatives of the U.S. Congress... are welcomed by Maj. Gen. Lowell W. Rooks"

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Title

"Senators and representatives of the U.S. Congress... are welcomed by Maj. Gen. Lowell W. Rooks"

Creator

Izac, Edouard Victor Michel (Donor)

Description

Content Note: Title from caption on a separate page. Additional caption text: "Senators and representatives of the U.S. Congress have arrived in Germany to investigate conditions in the concentration camps and D.P. camps are welcomed by Maj. Gen. Lowell W. Rooks. They proceeded at once to a nearby Russian refugee camp where they had a talk with a Russian colonel in charge. Then the party headed for Seventh Army headquarters where Lt. Gen. Alexander M. Patch received them. After a short stay, Gen. Patch accompanied the party to Munich where it will visit Dachau. Gen. Patch is with Izac and Short." They are standing together near a multi-story building. Numbered 13 on the reverse (Izac 51)

Identifier

06080100PHMI00IZACED008
06080100PHMI00IZACED008.JPG

Subject

United States--Congress--Joint Committee on Conditions in Concentration Camps in Germany
Rooks, Lowell W.
Patch, Alexander McCarrell
Short, Dewey J.
Izac, Edouard Victor Michel

Coverage

Germany

Source

1 silver gelatin print Image size: 4 1/2" x 6 1/2"; Paper size: 5" x 7" bent, scratches, moisture wrinkling, bottom edge of photograph is uneven as if ripped along a ruler. Reverse of photo: paper label, writing.

Date

5 - 2 - 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); 61 KB Digital image created as part of SAGE project, 1998.

Files

06080100PHMI00IZACED008.JPG

Collection

Citation

Izac, Edouard Victor Michel (Donor), “"Senators and representatives of the U.S. Congress... are welcomed by Maj. Gen. Lowell W. Rooks",” Witness to the Holocaust, accessed May 29, 2024, https://witness.digitalscholarship.emory.edu/items/show/606.

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