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Object ID

2019.2.105

Object Name

Letter

Date

7-14-1943

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Description

Front includes red postage stamp of Hitler in top right corner, swastika stamped in black ink in bottom left corner. Back includes "Konzentrationslager Gross-Rosen" in red print in top left corner.

Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: Gross-Rosen was initially a satellite of Sachsenhausen, but eventually became its own system with almost 10 sub-camps located in Germany, Czechoslovakia, and Poland. Many German companies benefited from the slave labor employed here, including Krupp, I.G. Farben, and Daimler-Benz.

Dimensions

8 1/2 x 6"

Keywords

Gross-Rosen, I.G. Farben, Daimler-Benz, Krupp, Sachsenhausen

Subcollection

1939-1941: Concentration:Ghettos, Einsatzgruppen (Mobile Killing Squads); WWII in Europe

Lettercard from Concentration Camp Gross Rosen to Radom

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