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Photograph

Tibetan Refugee

Date: 1959 

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.

Date: 1957-08 

Description: An Algerian Red Crescent (Red Cross equivalent) examines a young girl's teeth. The girl is wearing a patterned shall and reaches for the man's hat. They ar...

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...

Photograph

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...

Date: 1948 

Description: Cyla Tine Stundel and son, Ksiel; Farenwald Displaced Persons camp, Germany.

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...

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,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Women learning the dressmaking trade at an ORT school in a displaced persons camp; Germany. Saul Sorrin was interviewed as part of the Wisconsin Survivo...

Date: 1951-09 

Description: A Moslem refugee from Hindu India in Karachi, Pakistan.

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: 1947 ca.

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.

Date: 1956-11-29 

Description: A woman in a headscarf crosses an improvised bridge in the vicinity of the village of Tamsweg, escaping from Hungary to Austria.

Date: 1980-07-04 

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...

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...

Date: 1947 

Description: The entrance of the area of emigration for refugees from Europe, taken by Louis Koplin; Bremen, Germany.

Photograph

Latvian Refugees

Date: 1949-08-01 

Description: Four Latvian refugee children on the steps of their host family, the Allan Dicksons, 5435 Egan Court. In the front row, left to right, are Gundar and Vidvu...

Date: 1948 

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Unidentified refugees learn the tailoring trade; Germany.

Date:  date unknown

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...

Date:  date unknown

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...

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