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Auschwitz - Opening speeches of the Auschwitz Museum in 1947

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OZWIECIM 14.6.1940- 18.1945 - Early publication following the opening ceremony of the Auschwitz Museum on June 14, 1947 - the official date on which the Government of the Republic of Poland recognized the Auschwitz site as a museum site. Published by ZAKLADY GPAFICZNE, 1947. Polish. Only edition.

Transcripts of speeches and letters from senior Polish government officials and Auschwitz survivors on the opening day of the Auschwitz Museum in a special ceremony held in June 1947. Among the people appearing: Ryszard Stankowski, A former prisoner in Auschwitz who was on the death row, and a survivor at the end of the war, Woycicki Maximilion Kessler A former prisoner in Auschwitz, Dr. Maximilion Kessler - Chief Executive Officer of the Warsaw Handloby Bank, Dr. Boleslav Rozmarinowicz - President of the Polish Guilds, Dr. Kazimierz Rudnicki, Prosecutor of the Court of Appeal in Krakow, and others. The booklet is accompanied by an aerial map of Auschwitz, as well as photographs of the entrance to the camp, and interiors.

16 p. 21 cm. Very good condition.

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