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Max Freilich papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-004
Abstract

Images, correspondence, and newspaper clippings of Max Freilich, a German Kindertransport refugee interned in England and Canada. Materials relate to the Freilich family's persecution in Nazi Germany, Freilich's rescue by the Kindertransport, subsequent internment in English and Canadian internment camps, and service in the Canadian army. The collection also includes images of Freilich and family members.

Dates: 1925-2005

Fund and Kerner families papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-052
Abstract

The collection consists of photographs, postcards, clippings, memoirs, and other papers relating to the Fund and Kerner families, whose members immigrated to the United States from Poland and Czechoslovakia after World War II.

Dates: 1929-1997

Rudolf Herz papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-050
Abstract

The collection consists of manuscripts, correspondence, interviews on videocassette and DVD, photographs, and other papers of Rudolf "Rudy" Herz, a native of Stommeln, Germany, who survived incarceration in Theresienstadt, Auschwitz, and other concentration camps during World War II. After immigrating to the United States in 1946, he served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

Dates: 1944-2011

Holocaust archives field researchers collection

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-049
Abstract

The collection consists mostly of copied materials, including photographs, memoirs, clippings, books, objects, and other papers. These materials were collected for the Holocaust Archives from Holocaust survivors, World War II veterans, and others, including liberators of German concentration camps, who settled in South Carolina.

Dates: 1894-2010

Hugo Schiller papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-006
Abstract

Correspondence, newspaper clippings, memoirs, and other papers of Hugo Schiller. Materials relate to Schiller's rescue from the Gurs concentration camp in France by Alice Resch Synnestvedt, a Quaker volunteer from Norway; his time at Aspet, the Quaker children's home; and his eventual escape from France to the United States. Correspondence includes letters from his parents and aunt while he was at Aspet, discussing their life in Gurs and advice for Schiller after his rescue.

Dates: 1942-2001

Siegmund Wolfsohn papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-018
Abstract

Photographs, citizenship papers, immigration and school records, and other papers of Siegmund Wolfsohn, an Austrian Holocaust survivor who escaped Austria as part of the Kindertransport in 1939 and eventually settled in the United States.

Dates: 1918-2005

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World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities 4
Holocaust survivors 3
black-and-white negatives 3
correspondence 3
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Holocaust survivors -- Germany 2
black-and-white photographs 2
black-and-white slides 2
digital images 2
letters (correspondence) 2
memoirs 2
typescripts 2
videocassettes 2
American Friends Service Committee 1
Aspet (France) 1
Canada 1
Czechoslovakia 1
Emigration and immigration -- Czechoslovakia 1
England 1
Germans -- Canada -- Evacuation and relocation, 1939-1943 1
Germans -- Great Britain -- Evacuation and relocation, 1940-1945 1
Gurs (France) 1
Hidden children (Holocaust) -- France 1
Holocaust survivors -- Austria -- Vienna 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives 1
Jewish children in the Holocaust -- France 1
Jewish refugees -- United States 1
Kindertransports (Rescue operations) 1
Kindertransports (Rescue operations) -- Great Britain 1
Photographs 1
Poland 1
South Carolina 1
Stommeln (Pulheim, Germany) 1
Vienna (Austria) 1
World War, 1939-1945 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Canada 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Great Britain 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- Czechoslovakia 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Norwegian 1
armbands 1
belt plates 1
birth certificates 1
books 1
color photographs 1
costumes (character dress) 1
facsimiles (reproductions) 1
flatware 1
identity cards 1
immigration records 1
interviews 1
manuscripts (documents) 1
negatives (photographs) 1
notes (documents) 1
paper money 1
passports 1
photo CDs 1
photograph albums 1
photographs 1
postcards 1
proclamations 1
report cards 1
school yearbooks 1
slides (photographs) 1
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Czech 2
French 2
 
Names
Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 1
Freilich, Max, 1924- 1
Fund family 1
Fund, Claire 1
Gurs (Concentration camp) 1