A row of corpses of prisoners waiting to be prepared for burial [Ohrdruf]

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Title

A row of corpses of prisoners waiting to be prepared for burial [Ohrdruf]

Creator

Brown, Elizabeth O. (Donor)

Description

Content Note: Each corpse has a stake laid on top of it. Beyond the corpses' feet, two rows of corpses wrapped in white cloth are visible. All the bodies are clothed. Liberators stand at the end of the rows (only their legs are visible.) Stamp on reverse: "Passed by U. S. Army Examiner 30646". Numbered 89 on the reverse.

Identifier

06080100PHOR00BROWEL008
06080100PHOR00BROWEL008.JPG

Subject

Ohrdruf (Concentration camp)
Brown, Elizabeth O.

Source

1 silver gelatin print Image size: 1 9/16" x 2 1/2"; Paper size: 2 5/16" x 2 3/4" bent, cracked, stained, scratches, worn edges, age discoloration around edges. Reverse of photo: glue residue, writing.

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

Files

06080100PHOR00BROWEL008.JPG

Collection

Citation

Brown, Elizabeth O. (Donor), “A row of corpses of prisoners waiting to be prepared for burial [Ohrdruf],” Witness to the Holocaust, accessed February 26, 2024, https://witness.digitalscholarship.emory.edu/items/show/642.

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