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Investigation report on the recovery of the "gold treasure of Kremsmünster"

view Investigation report on the recovery of the "gold treasure of Kremsmünster" digital asset number 1
Creator:
Horn, Walter William, 1908-1995
Subject:
Allied Forces. Supreme Headquarters. Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives Section
World War, 1939-1945
Type:
Writings
Date:
1946 May 11
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Notes : 18 p. : typescript ; 27 x 21 cm.
Summary:
Typed heading: Headquarters; Office of Military Government for Germany (US); Economics Division; Restitution Control Branch; MFA&A Section.
Report by Horn on the recovery of a collection of gold coins removed from the mines at Altaussee by Dr. Helmut Von Hummel.
Page 5 is a photocopy.
Enclosed are two typewritten copies of related documents, a memo by 1st Lieutenant Frederick Hartt dated 11 Octover 1945, and a statement from Archbishop Andr. Rohracher of Salzburg dated 24 April 1946.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
World War, 1939-1945--Art and the war
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16610
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Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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