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Object ID

2012.1.420d

Object Name

Stamp, Postage

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Description

Stamp with green illustration of a skeleton in Nazi uniform pouring gas on a compound of buildlings.

Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: Majdanek Death Camp stamp issued by Poland in 1946 commemorating the atrocities that took place there. Stamp depicts death in skeletal form of a Third Reich Nazi pouring Zyklon B into gas chambers.

Dimensions

1 1/2 x 1 1/4"

Keywords

Majdanek, Death Camp, stamp, Poland, Commemoration, Zyklon B

Subcollection

1945 - Present: Post-Holocaust Commemoration & Revitalization: Displaced Person Camps; Refugees and Emigration; Postwar Trials; Israel Statehood

Polish Stamp Commemorating Majdanek Death Camp

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