Henry Friedman photograph collection, 1993-2000 PDF
- Friedman, Henry
- Henry Friedman photograph collection
- 1993-2000 (inclusive)19932000
- 15 photographic prints (1 folder) ; sizes vary
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- Collection includes images of Henry Friedman at event for Yom Ha'Shoah, at Holocaust Museum opening, and other events.
- University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
- Access Restrictions
Entire collection can be viewed on the Libraries’ Digital Collections website. Permission of Visual Materials Curator required to view originals. Contact Special Collections for more information.
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Biographical NoteReturn to Top
Henry Friedman was born in 1928 in Brody, Poland (present day Ukraine). After Poland was invaded by Germany at the beginning of World War II, Friedman and his family were hidden by neighbors for 18 months and were liberated in March of 1944. Friedman immigrated to the United States in 1949, settling in Seattle. He was drafted into the U.S. Army in 1950 and upon his discharge, worked in the fashion jewelry business for 28 years. Henry Friedman founded the Washington State Holocaust Education Resource Center and was instrumental in helping establish the United States Holocaust Museum in Washington D.C.
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
The collection includes images of Henry Friedman and Washington Governor Mike Lowry at event for Yom Ha'Shoah, Henry Friedman at Holocaust Museum opening, and with Pope John Paul II at the Vatican.
Other Descriptive InformationReturn to Top
Forms part of the Washington State Jewish Archives.
Use of the CollectionReturn to Top
Restrictions may exist on reproduction, quotation, or publication. Contact Special Collections, University of Washington Libraries for details.
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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
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- Subject Terms :
- Visual Materials Collections (University of Washington)