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Ella Rogozinski manuscript

 Collection — Container: Single Folder Collections - 2000 Box 3 (00.0055-00.0092), Folder: 00.0086-Folder 1
Identifier: 00.0086

Scope and Contents

This manuscript documents the life of Ella Rogozinski who was an Auschwitz Concentration Camp survivor from Czechoslovakia.


  • Created: 1943-1950
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1943-1945
  • Other: Date acquired: 08/28/2000


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Associate Dean for Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Florida State University Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Biographical or Historical Information

Scott Albert conducted an interview with Ella Rogozinski in 2000.  The transcript includes information about her life before and after Auschwitz as well as the manuscript of the interview. Titled "Ella Rogozinski, a Survivor," his paper was written for Dr. William Oldson's EUH4241 Holocaust class at Florida State University and was presented on August 2, 2000. Ella Rogozinski was born in Czechoslovakia to a Jewish family. Along with her family, she was removed from her home by SS soldiers in May 1943. Ella's interview includes her memories of the train ride to Auschwitz, a brief description of forced experimentation, and daily life in Auschwitz. According to her memory, she recounts the death march to Belgrade, Belgium, and liberation by American soldiers.


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Source of Acquisition

Scott Albert

Method of Acquisition

Acquired through donation to the Institute on World War II and the Human Experience.

Ella Rogozinski manuscript
Brianna A. McLean
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Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

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