Anne Frank Survivor

Remembering Mies Gies, one of the people who helped the Frank family while they were in the annex.

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A question came across LM_Net about Mies Gies, one of the people who helped the Frank family while they were in the annex. There was a question about whether she was still alive or not. So I e-mailed them and got the following response.

“Miep Gies is still alive at the age of 99 years.She does not go public anymore, but it is possible to write her.”

They also included her address, but I didn’t want to post that without permission. If you really want to write her, or just want to learn a lot more about Anne Frank visit the museum’s website:

http://www.annefrank.org/

UPDATE: The website I previously directed you to is no longer the correct address. You can now find information about Anne and the Anne Frank House as they call the museum in her honor at a much more extensive website or even on Twitter.

http://www.annefrank.org/en/

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Sarah S. Uthoff is a nationally known Laura Ingalls Wilder authority and has presented at five of the Wilder homesites, many times at the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum, many conferences and numerous libraries, museums, and events around the Midwest. She is the main force behind Trundlebed Tales fighting to bring the History, Mystery, Magic, and Imagination of Laura Ingalls Wilder and other greats of children’s literature and history to life for a new generation. How can you help? Attend one of her programs, schedule one yourself, watch her videos, listen to her podcast, look at her photos, and find her on Facebook , Twitter , Google+, LinkedIn , SlideShare, and Academia.edu . Professionally she is a reference librarian at Kirkwood Community College and former director of the Oxford (Iowa) Public Library.

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