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Model of Torture

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Date Issued:
1945
Summary:
A prisoner is photographed next to a dummy wearing prison clothing strung up on a rope. The prisoner is demonstrating how they were beaten by the camp guards. Captain Herp captions the photograph "This is a picture showing what kind of tools they used. Their main torture chamber was in the basement of the place where they cremated people. They had a dummy elevated there, said a person died from torture they just shipped him up stairs."
Title: Model of Torture.
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Name(s): Herp, Edward L., 1921-2004, Collector
Type of Resource: still image
Genre: Photographic Prints
Date Issued: 1945
Extent: 1 photograph
Summary: A prisoner is photographed next to a dummy wearing prison clothing strung up on a rope. The prisoner is demonstrating how they were beaten by the camp guards. Captain Herp captions the photograph "This is a picture showing what kind of tools they used. Their main torture chamber was in the basement of the place where they cremated people. They had a dummy elevated there, said a person died from torture they just shipped him up stairs."
Identifier: FSU_ELH1997_0067_B01_F01_I051 (IID)
Subject(s): Buchenwald (Concentration camp)
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fsu/fd/FSU_ELH1997_0067_B01_F01_I051
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Host Institution: FSU
Is Part Of: Edward L. Herp papers.
Institute on WWII and the Human Experience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida.
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