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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: date unknown
Description: Displaced persons camp ambulance drivers standing on a UNRRA (United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration) jeep. The man in the front, center,...
Description: A refugee from Tibet, photographed by journalist Cecil Brown in Sikkim, India, shortly after the Dalai Lama and his followers fled from their country.
Description: Refugee children stand in line as they wait to go on an outing; Munich.
Saul Sorrin was interviewed as part of the Wisconsin Survivors of the Holocaust...
Description: Ice cream being sold outside of a "beer-bar" at a Displaced Persons camp; Germany.
Saul Sorrin was interviewed as part of the Wisconsin Survivors of the...
Description: Portrait of a man and a woman performing in a theatrical production at a displaced persons camp; Germany.
Saul Sorrin was interviewed as part of the Wis...
Description: Cuban Family sitting on porch steps with sign on door that says: "Independence 4 of July USA." Photographs made on July 4, 1980, by Archibald of Cuban refu...
Description: A group of unidentified refugees stand near baby carriages at a Displaced Persons camp in Germany.
Description: Elevated view of refugees after the Tet Offensive, camped out front of their damaged homes. Although not identified, it is believed the image is a street s...
Description: Portrait of an unidentified refugee.
Description: A Moslem refugee from Hindu India in Karachi, Pakistan.
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...
Description: Children viewing an illustration during a bible study class. Photograph is part of a group of images taken of Cuban refugees who had arrived as a result of...
Description: Construction of a mikveh (ritual bath) by religious Jews; Neu Freimann D.P. camp; Munich.
Saul Sorrin was interviewed as part of the Wisconsin Survivors...
Description: Catholic mass with Cuban refugees who had arrived as a result of the Port of Mariel exodus, and were housed at Camp McCoy.
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...
Description: Cyla Tine Stundel and son, Ksiel; Farenwald Displaced Persons camp, Germany.
Description: The Weinschenker family poses for a portrait in a train car. They are on their way to Bremerhaven, Germany, to sail to the United States.
Description: The entrance of the area of emigration for refugees from Europe, taken by Louis Koplin; Bremen, Germany.
Description: Members of family seated and standing near the entrance to their home. Photographs made on July 4, 1980, by Archibald of Cuban refugees who had arrived as...
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