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Chaplain Samuel Blinder examines one of the Torah scrolls stolen by the Einsatzstab Rosenberg and stored in the basement of the Institute for Research into the Jewish Question, Frankfurt am Main, Germany. National Archives and Records Administration.

Salo Baron and members of the Synagogue Council of America depositing Torah scrolls in a grave at Beth El Cemetery, Paramus, New Jersey, 13 January 1952. Photograph by Fred Stein, collection of the American Jewish Historical Society, New York, USA.

Confiscation of Jewish property. Yad Vashem, archival signature: 4613/1081.

Jews wearing Jewish badges with the Star of David and the letter Z, Zagreb, Croatia. Yad Vashem, archival signature: 6315/7. 

Display of ritual synagogue textiles confiscated by the Nazis. United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Photograph Number: 48738.