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Edward R. Murrow's handwritten notes regarding Buchenwald concentration camp

 Digital Record
Identifier: ms0576-8-1-3-1-57600001


  • Creation: 1945-04-12

Conditions Governing Access

Copyright held by Mount Holyoke College, 2011. All Rights Reserved.

Language of Materials


Existence and Location of Originals

Series 1: Edward R. Murrow Papers ca. 1929-1968; Box 8, folder 3

Physical Description

This is a single piece of paper measuring 27.18 cm x 20.83 cm and has two vertical folds separating the document into thirds. It shows strong signs of wear on the folds and edges.


27.18 cm x 20.83 cm

General Note

This is a one-page sheet of handwritten notes taken by Edward Murrow when he visited the Buchenwald concentration camp in April, 1945, after it had been liberated by the Allies.

Repository Details

Part of the Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections Repository

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