Ardelia Hall Collection: Offenbach Photographs record example

    Ardelia Hall Collection: Offenbach Photographs

    Records: 2,073 · Complete: 100%

    Offenbach was a central collection point in Germany, created in 1945 by the U.S. to recover and preserve Nazi-looted works of art in order to research restitution claims. The Offenbach Archival Depot was devoted primarily to Jewish religious items, books, and archives. It handled over two million objects during its four years of operation. Photos in this collection include library book plates (arranged by owner's last name) and markings from looted books (arranged by country).

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    "Records Concerning the Central Collecting Points ("Ardelia Hall Collection"): Offenbach Archival Depot, 1946-1951" database with images Fold3 (https://www.fold3.com/publication/630/ardelia-hall-collection-offenbach-photographs: accessed June 30, 2022)

    Publication Title
    Ardelia Hall Collection: Offenbach Photographs
    Total Records
    2,073 · Complete: 100%
    Content Source
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    Publication Number
    M1942
    Record Group
    RG 260
    Published on Fold3
    22 Sep 2009
    Last Updated
    09 Oct 2009
    Description
    NARA M1942. Photographs relating to recovered books and artifacts processed at the Offenbach Archival Depot in Germany after World War II.