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Alfred and Annalee Roegtten collection

 Series
Identifier: 2020-013-h-r
Abstract

The Alfred and Annalee Roegtten collection contains documents, correspondence, printed material, and photographs. The content is both original and reproduction. The bulk dates of this collection is 1941-1945. It documents Alred and Annalee's life during Nazi-occupied Netherlands.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1945 - 1980

Arthur Corder collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-007-h-r
Abstract

This collection encompasses items from Arthur Corder’s service in the Second World War. He was assigned as an aide to one of the officers who were among the first Allied military into Mauthausen Concentration Camp on May 5, 1945. Corder had the clearance to take seized items back to the United States, these includes watches, documents, photographs, a camera, and Third Reich relics.

Dates: 1945 - 1945

Benjamin Goldman collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2014-001-h-r
Abstract

This collection holds a Tefillin, two small black boxes, each containing specific passages from the Torah, that Orthodox Jewish males over the age of thirteen traditionally wear during prayer services. The wearing of Tefillin is considered a mitzvah, or good deed.

Dates: 1900 - 1939

Betty Sara Goetz emigration form collection

 Item
Identifier: 2019-003-h-r
Abstract

This item is an addendum to a German emigration form vouching that the person has no unpaid taxes. Betty Sara Goetz completed the form on December 2, 1940; the form provides Goetz tax number, an indication of her identification card, and that Nazi Germany did not have a concern for her taxes.

Dates: 12-2-1940

Cantor Leopold and Isabelle Szneer collection

 Series
Identifier: 2020-006-h-r
Abstract

The collection contains scrapbooks, photographs, documents, and books, belonging to Cantor Leopold Szneer and Isabelle Szneer. Parents, family, and friends of Leopold and Isabelle are featured prominently as well. In addition, the collection comprises prayer books, and prayer clothing including a Tallit and Shabbat apron, as well as, a parochet, the curtain that covers the Torah.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1906 - 1960

Clifford Lester photograph collection

 Series
Identifier: 2020-10-h-r
Content Description

This collection contains nine colored photographs taken by professor and photographer Clifford Lester. These photographs were taken in 2011 of Holocaust survivors, including Max Webb, Leon and Natasha Weinstein, and Cantor Leopold and Isabelle Szneer.

Dates: 2011 - 2011

Corporal Robert T. Hawk's pencil drawings collection

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Identifier: 2019-005-h-r
Abstract

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
Abstract

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

Dr. Isabella Wiener collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-014-h-r
Abstract

The collection is comprised of unpublished manuscripts written by Dr. Isabella Wiener, both handwritten and typed. There is a bound manuscript titled "The Killer Among Us." The collection also contains items documenting Winer, including newspaper clippings, her resume, and photographs.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1980 - 1995

Frederik Jacques "Frits" Philips collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-012-h-r
Abstract

This collection is comprised of research material created by Dr. Seymore Scheinberg on Frits Philips. The Dutch industrialists, chairman of the Philips electric company, and Holocaust rescuer. The collection contains, correspondence, testimonies, Dr. Scheinberg's notes, articles, and the manuscript of From the Nazis in Holland, by Marianne Trumpeter Dazzo.

Dates: 2000 - 2010

Friday Forum collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-014-h-r
Abstract

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

Gustav Klimt Reproduction Souvenir collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2021-002-h-r
Abstract Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer, also called The Lady in Gold or The Woman in Gold, is a painting by Gustav Klimt, completed between 1903 and 1907. The portrait was commissioned by Adele's husband, Ferdinand Bloch-Bauer, a Jewish banker and sugar producer. The painting was stolen by the Nazis in 1941 and displayed at the Österreichische Galerie Belvedere.The material provided in this collection is souvenirs of the Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer painting by Gustav Klimt, including...
Dates: 1990 - 2010

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...
Dates: 1946 - 1954

Holocaust Badges collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-008-h-r
Abstract

In the fall of 1939, the Nazi government introduced mandatory identification badges for Jews in Poland. This Nazi policy was one of the tactics used to isolate Jews from the rest of the population, and it enabled the Nazi government to identify, concentrate the Jews of Europe. The following are reproductions of the badges worn across German-occupied Europe.

Dates: 1939 - 1945

Holocaust Liberation postage stamp collection

 Item
Identifier: 2019-004-h-r
Abstract 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

Holocaust Memorials and Historic Sites collection

 Series
Identifier: 2020-011-h-r
Abstract

This collection contains brochures, guidebooks and vaious ephemera offered to patrons visiting Holocaust Memorials and Historic sites.

Dates: 1980 - 2000

Isak and Sally Springer collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-004-h-r
Abstract

The Springer collection primarily consists of Isak and Sally Springer's emigration documents from 1949 to 1959.

Dates: 2.12.2020

Jakob Nemec deposit slip collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-001-h-r
Abstract

A financial deposit slip of money (Einlieferungsschein) from Litzmannstadt (Lodz) Ghetto to Dachau Concentration Camp, addressed to Jakob Nemec, identification number 11966.

Dates: 11-11-1944

Jidiszer Sztotiszer Kommitet in Ulm scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 2021-003-h-r
Abstract

The scrapbook documented the Jewish City Committee in Ulm and was published in 1947. The scrapbook contains black and white photographs of the Committee and Ulm. There is also an introduction by Ze'ev Stern, a member of the presidium of the Ulm City Committee.

Dates: 1947 - 1947

Leon Weinstein collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2021-004-h-r
Abstract

The collection contains a reproduction of Leon Weinstein's false identity documents, as well as membership cards of the Committee of Polish Jews from Breslau and the Society of Zionist Democrates.

Dates: 1940 - 1949

Leopold and Mila Page collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2022-001-h-r
Abstract

Leopold and Mila Page collection has been created to document the successes of Oskar Schindler's legacy, including Thomas Kennelly's book Schindler's Ark and Steven Spielberg's Schindler's List. The collection contains newspaper clippings, magazines, and VHS tapes. Of particular mention are the VHS tapes with interviews of Leopold Page.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1990 - 2000

Luba Krugman Gurdus portfolio

 Item
Identifier: 2019-008-h-r
Abstract

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

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-002-h-r
Abstract

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

Nuremberg Military Tribunals 50th Reunion collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-012-h-r
Abstract In 1996, the representatives of the Nuremberg Tribunal Trials met in Washington D.C. for their fifth reunion on March 22 to 23. Former Nuremberg prosecutors and other committee members gather, including Court Records, Court Interpreters, Secretaries, Research Analysts, Interrogators, Internal Security, Reporters, and Photographers. Arntson created this collection to document the executive trial counsel and the reunion. The collection includes a Nuremberg Directory, newspaper clipping,...
Dates: 1990 - 1996

Orange County Holocaust History Project Interview collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2022-003-h-r
Abstract

This collection consists of 154 oral history interviews conducted from 1992-1995 with residents of Orange County, California, who experienced the Holocaust. The interviews are the result of a project coordinated by Jack Pariser under the sponsorship of the Orange County Chapter of the Anti- Defamation League of B'nai B'rith.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1992 - 1995

Oskar Schindler collection

 Series
Identifier: 2016-001-h-r
Abstract The Oskar Schindler Archive is a collection that includes reproductions and photocopies ranging from the years 1940s to 2000s. The items have been collected by Dr. David Crowe as research material to support his biography on Oskar Schindler. Divided into sixteen series spanning the years from the 1940s to 2000s, the collection documents the activities of Oskar Schindler (1908-1974), who was a spy, businessman, Nazi Party member, and Righteous Gentile. Personal papers include...
Dates: Usage: Majority of material found within 1955 to 1980

San Francisco Examiner collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-005-h-r
Abstract

Two newspapers documenting the Adolf Eichmann trail, from April 11-12, 1961.

Dates: 1961-04-11 - 1961-04-12

Stanley M. Garstka personal papers

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Identifier: 2020-001-h-r
Abstract

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

Sugihara-Vogelweid collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2020-003-h-r
Abstract Created by Hanni Vogelweid, a Holocaust survivor, she and her family were issued a visa to Japan by Chiune Sugihara, the Japanese consul in Lithuania credited with saving thousands of Jewish refugees by providing transit visas. Vogelweid collected newspaper articles related to the rescuer, Sugihara. In addition, the collection contains correspondence, photographs, writings on Sugihara, programs to exhibitions and events associated with Sugihara, transportation list, and a photocopy of...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1990 - 2010

The 158th Infantry photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2019-002-h-r
Abstract

The 158th Infantry Regiment, as known as the "Bushmasters" is an infantry unit of the Arizona National Guard. The 158th Infantry Regiment went to France in August 1917. The 158th Infantry was positioned to act as a guard of honor to President Woodrow Wilson during his residence in France in 1918, and the 158th Infantry Band was chosen as Wilson’s honorary band. The regiment completed its federal service on May 3, 1919.

Dates: 1919 - 1919