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Willy Adler papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-028
Abstract

The collection consists of correspondence, certificates, and other papers of Willy Adler (1920-), a native of Hamburg, Germany, who immigrated to the United States in 1939. Materials document Nazi persecution of the Adler family.

Dates: 1913-1938, 1982-2010

Martha Mondschein Bauer papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-007
Abstract

Correspondence, photographs, and memoirs of Martha Mondschein Bauer, a Jewish nurse who escaped Germany by becoming a volunteer nurse in England and the Dominican Republic. Included is correspondence regarding her brother and her husband's parents, photographs of Mondschein's and Bauer's family members, and her husband Felix Bauer's memoir.

Dates: 1940-2001

Berlijn family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-053
Abstract

The collection consists of a photograph album, memoir, and other papers relating to the Berlijn family, including Nico Berlijn and his parents, Johanna Spielmann and Abraham "Bram" Berlijn, Dutch Jews who survived World War II in hiding in the Netherlands. Also includes a Star of David badge issued to Johanna Spielmann Berlijn.

Dates: circa 1942-2005

Harry Blas and Erika Stockfleth Blas papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-029
Abstract

The collection consists mainly of copy negatives, slides, and digital images of pre-World War II photographs of the families of Harry Blas, born in Łódź, Poland, and Erika Stockfleth Blas, born in Grevesmühlen, Germany. Also included is a short memoir by Harry Blas detailing his experiences in the Łódź ghetto and Auschwitz concentration camp, and a handwritten genealogy of the Stockfleth family by Erika Blas.

Dates: circa 1910-circa 1980

Zig Boroughs papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-040
Abstract The collection consists of correspondence, memoirs, and other papers of Zig Boroughs, an American soldier who served with the 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment during World War II. Two memoirs are included: one written by Edith Jakobs, a Jewish native of Germany who was liberated by members of Boroughs's unit while in hiding in the Netherlands; the other by Werner "Tom" Angress, also a Jewish native of Germany, who enlisted in the U.S. Army and served as an interrogator with Boroughs's...
Dates: 1984-2008

Joe Engel papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-011
Abstract

Photographs, correspondence, and other papers of Joe Engel, a Polish Jew imprisoned at Auschwitz from 1942 until 1945. Photographs depict Engel and other family members in pre-war Poland, as well as in Zeilsheim, a post-war German displaced persons camp. Other photographs show Engel and family members in Charleston, South Carolina, and Natanya, Israel.

Dates: 1938-2006

Anita Abeles Freilich papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-005
Abstract

Images, correspondence, and other papers of Anita Abeles Freilich and the Abeles family, a Jewish family that fled Czechoslovakia shortly before the Nazi invasion in 1939. Included is a memoir from Sara Novak, a friend of the Abeleses and a Lithuanian Holocaust survivor, and a DVD recording of the Abeles family's 60th anniversary picnic in 1998. Materials document the Abeles family prior to their escape from Czechoslovakia and their attempts to seek restitution.

Dates: 1929-2008

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

Albert Gosschalk papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-009
Abstract

Photographs, silver objects, and other papers of Albert Gosschalk, a Jewish resistance fighter during World War II from the Netherlands. Materials relate to the families of Gosschalk and his wife, Theodora "Doris" van Blankenstein Gosschalk and their lives before, during, and after World War II.

Dates: 1835-2008

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photocopies 23
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities 22
black-and-white negatives 15
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memoirs 12
clippings (information artifacts) 11
correspondence 10
Holocaust survivors 9
Holocaust survivors -- Poland 7
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives 7
videocassettes 6
DVDs 5
Holocaust survivors -- Germany 5
Photographs 5
facsimiles (reproductions) 5
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany 4
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Poland 3
black-and-white photographs 3
color photographs 3
identity cards 3
photo CDs 3
photograph albums 3
typescripts 3
England 2
Holocaust survivors -- Austria -- Vienna 2
Jewish children in the Holocaust -- France 2
Jewish ghettos -- Poland -- History 2
Netherlands -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 2
Vienna (Austria) 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- Netherlands 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- Poland 2
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color slides 2
excerpts 2
interviews 2
letters (correspondence) 2
passports 2
photographs 2
Łódź (Poland) 2
American Friends Service Committee 1
Amsterdam (Netherlands) 1
Aspet (France) 1
Beverwijk (Netherlands) 1
Bochnia (Poland) 1
Bodzentyn (Poland) 1
Budapest (Hungary) 1
Bussum (Netherlands) 1
Będzin (Poland) 1
Canada 1
Charleston (S.C.) 1
Charleston County (S.C.) 1
Czechoslovakia 1
Doetinchem (Netherlands) 1
Emigration and immigration -- Czechoslovakia 1
Forced labor -- Poland -- Starachowice 1
France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945 1
Germans -- Canada -- Evacuation and relocation, 1939-1943 1
Germans -- Great Britain -- Evacuation and relocation, 1940-1945 1
Grevesmühlen (Germany) 1
Gurs (France) 1
Hamburg (Germany) 1
Hidden children (Holocaust) 1
Hidden children (Holocaust) -- France 1
Hidden children (Holocaust) -- Netherlands 1
Holocaust survivors -- France 1
Holocaust survivors -- Netherlands 1
Holocaust survivors -- Romania 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Anniversaries, etc. 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Lithuania -- Personal narratives 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Personal narratives 1
Jewish children in the Holocaust -- Netherlands 1
Jewish refugees -- Dominican Republic -- Sosúa 1
Jewish refugees -- England 1
Jewish refugees -- United States 1
Jews -- Persecutions -- Germany -- Hamburg 1
Kaufering (Germany) 1
Kindertransports (Rescue operations) 1
Kindertransports (Rescue operations) -- Great Britain 1
Netherlands 1
Poland 1
Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945 1
Scarsdale (N.Y.) 1
Sosúa (Dominican Republic) 1
South Carolina 1
Starachowice (Poland) 1
Stommeln (Pulheim, Germany) 1
Svinare (Czech Republic) 1
Sławatycze (Poland) 1
Transylvania (Romania) 1
World War, 1939-1945 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Canada 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany -- Dachau 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Great Britain 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Latvia 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Liberation 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- Czechoslovakia 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance -- France 1
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Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 5
Dachau (Concentration camp) 2
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 2
Abell family 1
Adler, Willy Moritz, 1920- 1
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Angress, Werner T. 1
Bauer, Felix, 1914-2006 1
Bauer, Martha Mondschein, 1915-2011 1
Bergen-Belsen (Concentration camp) 1
Berlijn family 1
Berlijn, Abraham 1
Berlijn, Johanna Spielmann, 1913-1993 1
Berlijn, Nico, 1948- 1
Berlijn, Susan Addlestone 1
Bernstein, Frieda Gosschalk 1
Birkenau (Concentration camp) 1
Blas family 1
Blas, Erika 1
Blas, Harry, 1924-2003 1
Boroughs, Zig 1
Csato, Ferike 1
Engel, Joe, 1927- 1
Freilich, Anita Abeles, 1930- 1
Freilich, Max, 1924- 1
Fund family 1
Fund, Claire 1
Goldsmith, Florence 1
Goldsmith, Hilda 1
Gosschalk, Albert, 1920-1991 1
Gosschalk, Theodora van Blankenstein, 1922-2001 1
Grabin, David, 1919-2004 1
Greene, Regina Kawer, 1920-1990 1
Greene, Samuel, 1914-2013 1
Gurs (Concentration camp) 1
Herz, Rudolf, 1925-2011 1
Jakobs, Edith 1
Kaufering (Concentration camp) 1
Kerner family 1
Klasner, Samuel, 1917-2001 1
Kolender, Pincus, 1926-2008 1
Kolender, Renee Fox, 1922-1999 1
Kornfeld family 1
Kornfeld, Thomas 1
Lombardi-Nash, Michael A. 1
Paerl family 1
Pintus family 1
Pintus, Lise 1
Popowski, Paula Kornblum, 1923- 1
Prayzer, Mike, 1922-1995 1
Prevost, Katherine Goldstein, 1924- 1
Reavis, Josine Gosschalk 1
Rosenthal, Albert 1
Rubin, Bernice Prayzer 1
Schiller, Hugo, 1931- 1
Semel, Vera Nathans, 1943- 1
Synnestvedt, Alice Resch, 1908- 1
Syré-Herz, Ursula 1
Taylor, Francine Ajzensztark, 1928- 1
United States. Army. Parachute Infantry Regiment, 508th 1
Weintraub family 1
Weintraub, Guta Blas, 1924-2008 1
Wine, Blanche Weintraub 1
Wolfsohn, Siegmund, 1919-2000 1
Wolfson, Janet 1
Zeilsheim (Displaced persons camp) 1
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