Date: 1995
Accession Number: SM D.C. 23
Donors: Gary Daily and Susan Dehler
Description: One small document case

Content and Scope of the Collection

C.A.N.D.L.E.S. (Children of Auschwitz Nazi Deadly Lab Experiments Survivors) is a not-for-profit organization formed "in order to inform the world about the darkest and most hidden chapter of the Holocaust." The organization was founded in 1984 by Eva Mozes Kor. On April 30, 1995, C.A.N.D.L.E.S. opened the Holocaust Museum and Education Center at 1532 South Third Street in Terre Haute, Indiana.

This collection contains a few miscellaneous items and two books published by C.A.N.D.L.E.S., Inc. For related material, see the West Central Indiana Holocaust Conference (Accession Number #820601A).

Small Document  Case





Folder 1

Holocaust Museum and Education Center,
      Dedication and Grand Opening Program,

April 30, 1995





Documenting the Gas Chambers at Auschwitz

Jan. 27, 1995





Declaration of Amnesty, Auschwitz 50 Years Later

Jan. 27, 1995





C.A.N.D.L.E.S.--Letterhead stationery and bookmarks






Kor, Eva Mozes. Little Eva & Miriam in First Grade.  Terre Haute, IN: C.A.N.D.L.E.S., Inc., 1995.  Illustrated by Virginia Nehf Claussen. (Commemorative Edition, signed by author)






Kor, Eva Mozes (as told to Mary Wright). Echoes from Auschwitz. Terre Haute, IN: C.A.N.D.L.E.S., Inc., 1995.  (First edition, signed by author)