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Photograph

War Relief Services

Date: 1950-06-15 

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

Date:  date unknown

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...

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,...

Photograph

Catholic Mass

Date: 1980-07-04 

Description: Catholic mass with Cuban refugees who had arrived as a result of the Port of Mariel exodus, and were housed at Camp McCoy.

Date: 1948 

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

Date: 1910 

Description: Three smiling women stand beside a horse-drawn carriage near Two Rivers. The horses are wearing knotted, corded fly nets and blinders. The carriage has a c...

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: 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: 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...

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...

Photograph

Refugees Scavenging

Date:  

Description: Snapshot taken by Sigurd Olson of refugees scavenging in military trash bins. Although the location is not identified, it is probably in or near Berlin.

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Group of men, women, and children posed standing along the side of a house. Second man standing from the left is probably Isaiah Landers, the third standin...

Date: 1956-11-28 

Description: Hungarian families crossing snowy grainfields into Austria near the village of Andau. They had walked at least ten miles over this terrain in near zero-deg...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of an unidentified refugee.

Date: 1951-09 

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

Date: 1953-05-29 

Description: Etti Gelan, a nurse's aide at Methodist Hospital, gives a drink of water to a male patient, William Laerk of Waukesha. She left her native country of Germa...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three male refugees working as clerks in the office of a displaced persons camp; Germany. Saul Sorrin was interviewed as part of the Wisconsin Survivors...

Date: 1980 

Description: Interpreter Steve Gunderson, center, with four children and an unidentified man. Photographs made on July 4, 1980, by Archibald of Cuban refugees who had a...

Date: 1948 

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

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