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Dientje Krant Kalisky Adkins photographs

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-017
Abstract

Pre- and post-World War II photographs of Dientje Krant Kalisky Adkins, a Dutch Jew born in 1938 in Bussum, Netherlands, who, as a child, was hidden during World War II. Photographs show Krant and her family and friends in the Netherlands, including her grandparents, parents, and other family members.

Dates: 1938-2000

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

Jacques Benbassat papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 1065-002
Abstract

The collection consists of a photograph album, memoir, passports, and other papers of Jacques Benbassat, a native of Austria who immigrated to the United States in 1949. Materials mostly relate to the Feuerstein family, including identification cards used by Adela Feuerstein, his maternal grandmother, and photographs of Feuerstein family members traveling in Austria and Poland before 1938, when they fled Austria in fear of Nazi persecution.

Dates: 1906-1942, 1998

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

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World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities 26
photocopies 23
black-and-white negatives 18
digital images 16
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memoirs 13
clippings (information artifacts) 11
correspondence 10
Holocaust survivors 9
Holocaust survivors -- Poland 7
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives 7
videocassettes 7
DVDs 6
Holocaust survivors -- Germany 5
Photographs 5
black-and-white photographs 5
facsimiles (reproductions) 5
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Germany 4
photograph albums 4
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Poland 3
color photographs 3
color slides 3
identity cards 3
passports 3
photo CDs 3
photographs 3
typescripts 3
Łódź (Poland) 3
Bussum (Netherlands) 2
England 2
Hidden children (Holocaust) -- Netherlands 2
Holocaust survivors -- Austria -- Vienna 2
Holocaust survivors -- Netherlands 2
Jewish children in the Holocaust -- France 2
Jewish children in the Holocaust -- Netherlands 2
Jewish ghettos -- Poland -- History 2
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birth certificates 2
excerpts 2
interviews 2
letters (correspondence) 2
American Friends Service Committee 1
Amsterdam (Netherlands) 1
Antisemitism -- Czechoslovakia 1
Aspet (France) 1
Austria 1
Beverwijk (Netherlands) 1
Bochnia (Poland) 1
Bodzentyn (Poland) 1
Budapest (Hungary) 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
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Grevesmühlen (Germany) 1
Gurs (France) 1
Hamburg (Germany) 1
Hidden children (Holocaust) 1
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Holešov (Czech Republic) 1
Holocaust survivors -- Austria 1
Holocaust survivors -- Czechoslovakia 1
Holocaust survivors -- France 1
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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
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Jewish refugees -- United States 1
Jews -- Persecutions -- Czechoslovakia 1
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Kaufering (Germany) 1
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Kindertransports (Rescue operations) -- Great Britain 1
Netherlands 1
Poland -- History -- Occupation, 1939-1945 1
Scarsdale (N.Y.) 1
Sosúa (Dominican Republic) 1
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Starachowice (Poland) 1
Stommeln (Pulheim, Germany) 1
Svinare (Czech Republic) 1
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Transylvania (Romania) 1
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Auschwitz (Concentration camp) 5
Dachau (Concentration camp) 2
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp) 2
Abell family 1
Adkins, Diny K., 1938- 1
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Adler, Willy Moritz, 1920- 1
Angress, Werner T. 1
Bauer, Felix, 1914-2006 1
Bauer, Martha Mondschein, 1915-2011 1
Benbassat family 1
Benbassat, Dan 1
Benbassat, Jacques, 1929-2010 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
Feuerstein family 1
Feuerstein, Adela 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. (1947-) 1
Michalowski, Jakub 1
Opper, Evelyn Widawski 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
Somers, Renata 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
Widawski family 1
Widawski, Michislaw, 1920- 1
Widawski, Tola Wilner, 1920- 1
Wine, Blanche Weintraub 1
Wolfsohn, Siegmund, 1919-2000 1
Wolfson, Janet 1
Zeilsheim (Displaced persons camp) 1
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