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  1. Oral history interview with Zezette Larson

  2. Oral history interview with Estelle Laughlin

  3. Oral history interview with Rena Aron Assa

  4. 1981 International Liberators Conference collection Liberation accounts of unidentified camps

    Contains a testimony describing atrocities witnessed by various Allied liberating units with only approximate location of the concentration camps liberated (e.g., "near Munich").

  5. Oral history interview with Esther R. Starobin

  6. Casting of a concrete and metal dissecting table from the crematorium building at Majdanek concentration camp

    • United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
    • irn14215
    • English
    • a: Height: 5.875 inches (14.923 cm) | Width: 93.000 inches (236.22 cm) | Depth: 36.250 inches (92.075 cm) b: Height: 26.500 inches (67.31 cm) | Width: 27.250 inches (69.215 cm) | Depth: 38.500 inches (97.79 cm) c: Height: 27.000 inches (68.58 cm) | Width: 26.750 inches (67.945 cm) | Depth: 39.250 inches (99.695 cm)

    Fiberglass casting of a dissection table at Majdanek killing center, commissioned by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum for installation in the museum’s permanent exhibition. The dissection table was located in a separate room within the crematorium building, and was used to extract gold dental fillings and other valuables from victims after their bodies were removed from the gas chambers. The construction of Majdanek, in German-occupied Poland, began in the fall of 1941, following SS chief Heinrich Himmler’s July 1941 order to establish a concentration camp in Lublin to provide fo...

  7. Oral history interview with Mati Lezec

  8. Oral history interview with David Bayer

  9. Oral history interview with Jill B. Pauly

  10. Oral history interview with Jacques Fein

  11. Oral history interview with Julian Noga

  12. Oral history interview with Irene Hizme and Rene Slotkin

  13. Oral history interview with Martin Weiss

  14. Oral history interview with Margit Meissner