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Date: 1961-05 

Description: A small group of refugees wait with luggage under an awning at Luang Prabang airport, Laos. An armed soldier stands behind them on the right. There is a tr...

Date: 1950-08-09 

Description: Secretary of State Fred Zimmerman, left, greets three war orphans visiting Madison under the auspices of the Veterans of Foreign Wars auxiliary. Left to R...

Date: 1953-09-17 

Description: "Alfred Hopf makes his final visit to the blood center to give his last pint of blood before his 60th birthday makes him ineligible to donate again. He is...

Date: 1954-10-20 

Description: Portrait of Fricis Brakmanis, age 41, and his bride-to-be Maija Smeils, 40, holding their wedding license. Both had spent time in Latvian forced-labor camp...

Date: 1957-08 

Description: An Algerian Red Crescent (Red Cross equivalent) worker inspects an Algerian woman's eye in a tent. The woman is wearing a shawl and a head scarf. The tent...

Photograph

German Refugees

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Refugees traveling by boxcar. Although the location is unidentified it was probably taken by Sigurd Olson in or near Berlin either late in 1945 or early i...

Photograph

War Relief Services

Date: 1950-06-15 

Description: World War II war relief services. Woman using sewing machine.

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: Portrait of a refugee child, the son of the Weinschenker family. Saul Sorrin was interviewed as part of the Wisconsin Survivors of the Holocaust Intervi...

Photograph

Moving Out

Date: 1967-12-26 

Description: Typed note on the back: SGP...UNIPIX North of Hue, South Vietnam: A Vietnamese woman carries her possessions as her home burns behind her. The South Vietn...

Photograph

Ping Pong Game

Date: 1980-07-04 

Description: Two people playing table tennis with one man watching. Photograph is part of a group of images taken of Cuban refugees who had arrived as a result of the P...

Date: 1957-08 

Description: A Red Crescent (Red Cross equivalent) worker spoons medicine into a young child's mouth. The child's head is half shaven. Behind them are two women, a youn...

Date: 1948 

Description: Cyla Tine Stundel's son, Ksiel (top row, left), and friends; Farenwald Displaced Persons camp, Germany.

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: Refugees demonstrate for Israeli statehood at a Displaced Persons camp; Germany. Saul Sorrin was interviewed as part of the Wisconsin Survivors of the H...

Date: 1949-08-16 

Description: The Matiss Briedis family, from Latvia, with some of the Madison men and women who have found them a new home in Madison. Seated are Matiss, 42, former La...

Date: 1902 

Description: Cave in a hillside occupied by the Lewis family from May 18 to July 4, 1863, during the Civil War siege of Vicksburg. Hundreds of other caves in the vicin...

Photograph

War Relief Services

Date: 1950-06-15 

Description: World War II war relief services. Woman typing.

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: Photograph by Saul Sorrin of refugees on their way to Bremerhaven, Germany to sail to the United States. The man in the center is Max Neumann, director of...

Date: 1961-05 

Description: Three refugees posing for a picture in front of a corrugated structure for shade at the Luang Prabang airport, Laos. Two soldiers stand in the background a...

Date: 1957-08 

Description: An Algerian girl in a Red Crescent (Red Cross equivalent) tent. A man is holding Dickey Chapelle's glasses up to the girl's face. She is wearing a patterne...

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Postwar Berlin

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: Men pulling a cart. It was, he wrote, the way "people move their stuff." Although undated, it was taken before June, 1946 when he returned to the United...

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