"Ready for bural [sic]" [Ohrdruf]

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Title

"Ready for bural [sic]" [Ohrdruf]

Creator

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

Description

Content Note: Title from writing on reverse. Two rows of prisoner corpses being prepared for burial. Some corpses are clothed while others are naked. Liberators stand side-by-side around the corpses. One liberator squats down near a corpse. Numbered 118 on the reverse.

Identifier

06080100PHOR00MERCFR024
06080100PHOR00MERCFR024.JPG

Subject

Ohrdruf (Concentration camp)
Mercer, Fred

Source

1 silver gelatin print Image size: 6 1/2" x 4 1/2"; Paper size: 7" x 5" bent, stained, scratches, damage on negative, moisture wrinkling, impression from writing on reverse of photo. Reverse of photo: 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); 24 KB Digital image created as part of SAGE project, 1998.

Files

06080100PHOR00MERCFR024.JPG

Collection

Citation

Mercer, Fred (Donor) and Mercer, Fred (Photographer), “"Ready for bural [sic]" [Ohrdruf],” Witness to the Holocaust, accessed May 30, 2024, https://witness.digitalscholarship.emory.edu/items/show/695.

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