Jewish Immigration to America

Recently Arrived Holocaust Survivors

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Recently Arrived Holocaust Survivors


Late 1940s


Holocaust Survivors
Auschwitz (Death Camp)


Clipping from a Yiddish newspaper with a photograph of four young women, survivors of Auschwitz, displaying tattooed numbers on their arms, the mark of concentration camp inmates. Belda Coen, Flora Hasson, Sara Hanan, and Sylvia Hassan have recently arrived in the U.S. on the SS Marine Shark.


YIVO Archives


YIVO Institute for Jewish Research




English; Yiddish


Newspaper Clipping


YIVO RG 120 - US674


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