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Belsen horror camp

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Material Information

Title:
Belsen horror camp
Physical Description:
Photograph
Language:
English
Publication Date:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
World War, 1939-1945 -- Photographs   ( lcsh )
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Photographs   ( lcsh )
Concentration camps -- Photographs   ( lcsh )

Notes

Abstract:
Caption on back of photograph reads: "The Belsen Horror Camp. Picture taken at Belsen concentration camp - 'The nearest thing I know to a spectacle of absolute evil' are the words of one newspaper correspondent. Hundreds of people, for whom the British liberation came too late, are still dying every week. Although the figure is gradually decreasing. British newsreel operators recorded for the world the stories of survivors, and took statements from some of the S.S. camp officials. Picture shows: Hebrew Padre Rev. I.H. Hardman of Leeds and Roman Catholic Padre Father M.C. Morrison of Dublin, giving the last sacrements sic beside a communal grave."
General Note:
"British official photograph No. BU. 4270. (XS). Crown copyright reserved."

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of South Florida Library
Holding Location:
University of South Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
usfldc doi - N08-00191
usfldc handle - n8.191
System ID:
SFS0036225:00001

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Caption on back of photograph reads: "The Belsen Horror Camp. Picture taken at Belsen concentration camp 'The nearest thing I know to a spectacle of absolute evil' are the words of one newspaper correspondent. Hundreds of people, for whom the British liberation came too late, are still dying every week. Although the figure is gradually decreasing. British newsreel operators recorded for the world the stories of survivors, and took statements from some of the S.S. camp officials. Picture shows: Hebrew Padre Rev. I.H. Hardman of Leeds and Roman Catholic Padre Father M.C. Morrison of Dublin, giving the last sacrements [sic] beside a communal grave."
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The University of South Florida Libraries provide access to this item to support research, scholarship, and teaching. The Libraries do not hold copyright for this image and can neither grant nor deny permission to publish.
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