|Rare Book & Manuscript Library|
At a Glance
The collection includes a letter by Krüger to Grayson Kirk describing his experiences, pages from a guest-book signed by American and Soviet soldiers, and photographs of Krüger and his restaurant.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Papers: Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1954.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Papers Accessioned 1954.
Papers Processed 11/--/79.
2020-04-15 PDF removed. jg
History / Biographical Note
Former Columbia University student who operated a restaurant in Germany during World War II. When the Soviet army arrived in 1945, Krüger was spared by showing his Columbia I.D. card.