George Benkoe Collection
Scope and Content Note
This collection contains a few of Benkoe's personal papers, including a ration card, various identification cards, and a document mentioning his employment as a D.P. worker. There are also several pamphlets produced by the American forces which document the liberation of the German camps and the atrocities uncovered in them.
- Creation: 1945-1946
- Benkoe, George, 1917- (Person)
Language of Materials
This collection is in German and English.
Open to researchers.
Collection is digitized. Follow the links in the Container List to access the digitized materials.
There may be some restrictions on the use of the collection. For more information, contact:
Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY 10011
The documents in Benkoe's collection show that he was a worker in the displaced persons camps, resident in Augsburg and a member of its Jewish community during the year 1945-1946.
This collection contains a few of Benkoe's personal papers and several pamphlets produced by the American forces which document the liberation of the German camps and the atrocities uncovered in them.
- Guide to the George Benkoe Collection, 1945-1946 AR 5533
- Processed by Timothy Ryan Mendenhall
- © 2012
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
- July 03, 2012 : Links to digital objects added in Container List.