Correspondence with American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC)

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      GB 1556 3000/9/1/65
  • Dates of Creation
      28/06/1957 - 04/07/1957
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      6 letters

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Correspondence regarding information material on Nazi administrator Max Merten, with which The Wiener Library provides the JDC on occasion of Mertens arrest and war crimes trial in Greece.

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Founded in 1914 the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) is a Jewish relief organisation. Today it is the largest non-political organization dedicated to help Jews in distress all over the world whilst providing disaster relief and development assistance to non-Jewish communities as well. See Milton, S. and F.D. Bogin (eds.),, London, Garland, 1995.

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