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Various notes including quotations from Agnes Newton Keith's book about the Japanese occupation of Borneo with interjections by Claude Cahun in brackets applying it to the german occupation, a speech by Robert Neumann called 'Children of Vienna', edited by Victor Gollancz, London, 1946 and extracts from letters of Kurt Gunther, a german officer detained in the military prison in St Helier in March-April 1945 which were written in pencil and were pushed under the door of Claude Cahun's cell which they then hid in the lining of a coat.

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Reference JHT/1995M/00045/4
Date 1945 - 1946
Names Neumann, Robert
Keith, Agnes Newton
Gunther, Kurt
Moore, Marcel
Cahun, Claude
Keywords German soldiers | Letters | political prisoners | Prisoners of war | Prisoners | prisons | Art | surrealists | Artists | Occupation
Category Cahun Collection
Dimensions 19 papers
Language English, French, German
Level of description File


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