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Albert Einstein with refugee children

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dc.contributor Photographer unknown
dc.date.accessioned 2018-09-21T14:48:25Z
dc.date.available 2018-09-21T14:48:25Z
dc.date.issued 1949
dc.identifier EB 138
dc.identifier.other http://172.16.52.76:80/cdm/ref/collection/coll8/id/218
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12111/1366
dc.description At his home (112 Mercer Street) in Princeton, New Jersey, one day before his seventieth birthday, Albert Einstein (far right) is visited by a group of World War II European Jewish refugee children. United Service for New Americans, an agency of the United Jewish Appeal (UJA), brought the children to the United States. The name of the girl wearing the light-colored coat is Leonora Aragones. The others featured in this photograph have not been identified. Newspaper accounts of the occasion feature different images from the visit and credit the photographs to various sources, most often news agencies. (Note: this photograph is one of fifteen in the collection, EB 127-EB 141, taken on this occasion.)
dc.format.medium B&W
dc.publisher Shelby White and Leon Levy Archives Center, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, NJ, USA
dc.relation.ispartof Photograph collection - Einstein-- EB Series-barn collection\19-EB PHOTOS with A.E.-9-10 inch (5 of 5-UJA 1949)
dc.rights Permission to use this image must be requested from the Institute's Archives. Please contact archives@ias.edu.
dc.subject Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955
dc.subject Refugees
dc.subject Rosenwald, William, 1903-
dc.subject United Jewish Appeal
dc.subject United Service for New Americans
dc.title Albert Einstein with refugee children
dc.type Image


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