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Investigation report on the recovery of the "gold treasure of Kremsmünster", 1946 May 11, from the Walter Horn papers, 1908-1992, bulk 1943-1950

Investigation report on the recovery of the "gold treasure of Kremsmünster", 1946 May 11

Horn, Walter William, 1908-1995

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

Date: 1946 May 11

Physical Details: Note : 18 p. : typescript ; 27 x 21 cm.

Description: 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.

Creator: Horn, Walter William, 1908-1995

Forms part of: Walter Horn papers, 1908-1992, bulk 1943-1950

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Investigation report on the recovery of the "gold treasure of Kremsmünster", 1946 May 11. Walter Horn papers, 1908-1992, bulk 1943-1950. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 16610