Anne Frank House
This house was the where Anne Frank, her family, and other Jews hid from the Nazis during the Holocaust. They lived in the back of the building called these rent annex. This was so Nazis couldn't see them from the front. In the back was the Chestnut tree that Anne had described in the writings.
The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam has been there since the early 1800 and is known to be one of the most amazing museums in the world. Many rennovations took place at this museum especially moving around the location. The Rijksmuseum was fist known as "Nationale Kunstgaleri" when it was first opened. This museum contains a collection of many great and historical artworks.
Marriage between Jews and subjects of the state of German or related blood are forbidden. Marriages nevertheless concluded are invalid, even if concluded abroad to circumvent the law. Annulment proceedings can be initiated only by the State Prosecutor.
Extramarital intercourse between Jews and subjects of the state of German or related blood is forbidden.
Jews may not employ in their household female subjects of the state of German o related blood who are under 45 years old.
Jews are forbidden to fly the Reich or National flag or to display the Reich colors. They are, on the other hand, permitted to display the Jewish colors. The exercise of this right is protected by the State.
Any person who violates the prohibition under I will be punished by a prison sentence with hard labor. A male who violates the prohibition under I will be punished with a prison sentence with or without hard labor. Any person violating the provisions under III or IV will be punished with a prison sentence of up to one year and a fine, or with one or the other of these penalties. The Reich Minister of the Interior, in coordination with the Deputy of the Führer and the Reich Minister of Justice, will issue the Legal and Administrative regulations required to implement and complete the Law. The Law takes effect on the day following promulgations except for III, which goes into force on January 1, 1936. Nuremberg, September 15, 1935 at the Reich Party Congress of Freedom.
The Nuremberg lawS were laws that SEPARATED Jews from germas during the HolocausT. Jews were isolated from ever interACting With the Germans. Like jim corw laws in america, Jews were prohibited from doing Things that a normal being or person would do. By setting these laws, especially the one where you could wear jewish colors, the Nazis could easily identify whO was Jewish and Who was not.
Propaganda is biased advertisement promote various political ideas to a certain audience. Propaganda could contain many different elements aimed at one central focus. One of these elements is putting in false information about something inpropaganda to make people act as you want them too. Another element is emotional appeal, which carousels the audience to feel a certain way to act a certain way. A third propaganda element is demonizing, or, making someone or some thing look bad, harmful, or evil even though that is not true. This usually effects the audience more if it were with the harm of women or children. One last element of propaganda is humor. Humor is used to make fun of something and may cause information to be carried around faster. Thus, propaganda can be made up of many different elements.
Otto Frank was the husband of Edith Frank and the father of Anne and Margot Frank. Otto had fought in WWI before having fought for the German Army. During the Holocaust, in Anne's diary Otto is usually described as the leader of the whole group in the Secret Annex. He is usually calm and comforting making the most logical decisions when needed.
Margot Frank was the sister of Anne Frank. Margot was three years older than Anne and was entering her early adult years. Margo was always the quiet and serious one. She enjoyed studying and education. In Anne's diary, Anne got jealous of Margo because she thought Margo like Peter as well. As of this for a while in the Annex their relationship strayed.
Meip Gies was one of the few people that helped the a Franks and the Van Pels out during the time when Jews were discriminated against. Though before she came to Amsterdam her family barely had food, thus her mom had to send her on a train as a child to somewhere that had food. Meip is described as comforting and friendly to others.
Peter van pEls
Peter Van Pels was the son of Mr. and Mrs.Van Pels of who were in hiding with the Franks. Peter was a quiet boy who didn't like to socialize as much. Anne finds a love interest in him even though he is older than her. Peter has no siblings and we find hat his parents fought often when they were in hiding.
Act I Summary
Act I begins with Otto Frank coming back to Amsterdam looking to see if family members are left alive, and after finding Anne's diary, the story switches to the past where Anne and her family are moving into the Annex with the Van Daam family. As the two families are now both in hiding, Anne is forced to familiarize herself with everyone. This will take some getting used to, for Anne now has many limits to what she can do when hiding. Troubled Anne finds herself bickering with Peter Van Daam, her mother, and the newcomer, Mr. Dussel, the dentist. On Hanukkah, a night that is supposed to be merry, a thief decides to show up below them possibly giving away their hiding spot in the Annex.