Dachau crematorium and museum

Video:


Date:
1947-1950?

Collection:
Nathaniel R. Katlan Collection

Archive/Collection:
Nathaniel R. Katlan Collection, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Source URL:
http://www.ushmm.org/online/film/display/detail.php?file_num=4907



Description:
EXT, Dachau camp. Sign displayed in front of Dachau's first crematorium, "This area is being retained as a shrine to the 238,000 individuals who were cremated here. Please don't destroy." Slow pan of camp buildings and large white cross marking the old gallows stand. INT, crematorium, ovens (overexposed). MS, sign in four languages: "Old Gallows Stand." EXT, Barrack X with crematorium and gas chamber. MS, wood platform, cross, coffin on gallows stand. INT, exhibition in the crematorium-gas chamber building (Barrack X) with life-size mannequins dressed in prisoner uniforms demonstrating torture and hanging. More INT shots of ovens (overexposed)

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Location(s):
Dachau, Germany
Format:
8mm
Duration:
02:07.00
Color/B&W:
B&W
Sound/Silent:
Silent
Form:
home movie

Archive:
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum



Inquiries regarding this film should contact:
filmvideo@ushmm.org

Rights:
Public Domain

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