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Poland: Cracow, Account of War Experience, Uprising, 1948

 File — Box: Eu2, Folder: 81
Identifier: GAMMS.10.71.1975

Scope and Contents

A detailed account of the Warsaw uprising with severe consequences for sisters and priests. Priests killed; 32 Redemptorists killed; they were slated for death but sent instead to West German weaving factories; slave labors 6 to 18 o'clock or reverse shifts; "P" sown on habits; bad treatment; Sisters sicken from conditions; priests risked lives to come and say mass for them on Sundays.

Dates

  • 1700-1990
  • Majority of material found in 1850-1980

Creator

Extent

From the Record Group: 3.5 linear feet

Repository Details

Part of the Archives of the Carmelite Monastery of Baltimore Repository

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