"Generals Patton and Eisenhower" [Ohrdruf]

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Title

"Generals Patton and Eisenhower" [Ohrdruf]

Creator

Mercer, Fred (Donor)
Mercer, Fred (Photographer)

Description

Content Note: Title from writing on reverse. General Eisenhower and General Patton during their visit to Ohrdruf. Eisenhower is facing away from the camera. Patton is turned toward it. Other troops stand around them. Writing on reverse: "Walton Walker" (XX Corp Commander) is written on the reverse. Numbered 11 on the reverse.

Identifier

06080100PHOR00MERCFR002
06080100PHOR00MERCFR002.JPG

Subject

Ohrdruf (Concentration camp)
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David)
Patton, George S. (George Smith)
Walker, Walton
Mercer, Fred

Source

1 silver gelatin print Image size: 4 1/2" x 6 1/2"; Paper size: 4 7/8" x 7" bent, cracked, scratches, fingerprints, damage on negative, moisture wrinkling. Reverse of photo: 2 paper labels, writing.

Date

1 - 1 - 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); 42 KB Digital image created as part of SAGE project, 1998.

Files

06080100PHOR00MERCFR002.JPG

Collection

Citation

Mercer, Fred (Donor) and Mercer, Fred (Photographer), “"Generals Patton and Eisenhower" [Ohrdruf],” Witness to the Holocaust, accessed April 17, 2024, https://witness.digitalscholarship.emory.edu/items/show/673.

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