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Cantor Leopold and Isabelle Szneer collection

 Series
Identifier: 2020-006-h-r
Overview The collection donated by Cantor Leopold and Isabelle Szneer. The collection comprises of prayer books, and prayer clothing including a Tallit and Shabbat apron. Also, the collection contains a parochet, the curtain that covers the Torah.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1906 - 1950

Corporal Robert T. Hawk's pencil drawings collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-005-h-r
Overview The collection is comprised of Corporal Robert T. Hawk's pencil drawings during his servies in the United States Army between 1943 to 1945. His drawings encompases portraits of soldiers, as well as illustrations of marksmanship badges and the United States Amry's military insignias.
Dates: 1943 - 1945

Dr. David M. Crowe personal papers

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Identifier: 2018-001-h-r
Overview The Dr. David M. Crowe is a collection that includes correspondence and research notes from 1990 – 2004 that supported the writing of his biography on Oskar Schindler.
Dates: 1995-2005

Friday Forum collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-014-h-r
Overview The Friday Forum is a monthly magazine of the Jewish Exponent newspaper. The forum features lengthy essays on a variety of topics regardig the Jewish life. These series are firsthand narratives of the remnants of European Jewish life and survivors rebuilding their lives post-Holocaust. The newspaper in this collection date from 1972 to 1978.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1970 - 1979

Hayim's Holocaust Narrative collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-013-h-r
Content Description This six-page narrative is the description of someone's experience of the Holocaust. This item was found in a book from a used book sale. The author or original owner of the pages is unknown. In addition, the author's given name is unidentified; he renames himself Hayim. The narrative is written as historical fiction. The author of the description wrote two dates on the pages, April 13, 1946, and November 7, 1954; it is unknown which day is accurate. Hayim is a child, but the author...
Dates: 1946 - 1954

Holocaust Liberation postage stamp collection

 Item
Identifier: 2019-004-h-r
Overview This postage stamp commemorates the fifth anniversary of the liberation of prisoners from the concentration camps; it was issued on May 5, 1995. The design of the stamp is barbed wire and a prisoners number 11960. Bordering the seal is a list of liberated concentration camps including, Auschwitz, Auschwitz-Birkenau, Auschwitz-Monowitz, Bergen-Belsen, Buchenwald, Dachau, Dora-Mittelbau, Flossenbürg, Gross roses, Hertogenbosch, chewing, Klooga, Krakow-Plaszow, Lublin-Majdanek, Mauthausen,...
Dates: 1995

Luba Krugman Gurdus portfolio

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Identifier: 2019-008-h-r
Overview The portfolio of lithographs reflect the indelible impressions of an artist and witness who survived six years of the Holocaust in ghettos and camps of Poland.
Dates: 1949 - 1949

Moshe Rafalowicz collection

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Identifier: 2020-002-h-r
Overview The material in this collection includes a Displacement person card, temporary travel document, Declaration of Intention, and Certification of Naturalization.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1945 - 1960

Stanley M. Garstka personal papers

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Identifier: 2020-001-h-r
Overview The Stanley M. Garstka personal papers contain two letters, a personal reflection, and the article Poland's Way of the cross 1939-1945 by Franciszek J. Proch.
Dates: 1989

Trau keinem Fuchs auf grüner Heid und keinem Jud bei seinem Eid

 Item
Identifier: 2019-009-h-r
Overview This book is called Trau keinem Fuchs auf grüner Heid und keinem Jud bei seinem Eid (Trust No Fox in the Green Meadow and No Jew on His Oath) is a children's book written and published in 1936 during the Third Reich in Germany. The children’s book was written by Elvira Bauer, a teacher and supporter of Nazi ideology. It was illustrated by Philipp Rupprecht, a publisher to the Nazi newspaper Der Stürmer. The book went into print in 1936, it is estimated 100,000 copies were published by...
Dates: Publication: 1936