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Simon family collection

Document | Accession Number: 2015.204.1

Contains a photograph album, photographic prints, documents, newspaper clippings, and correspondence illustrating the experiences of Julius Simon and Gerda Bundheim Simon and their daughter Lore [donor] who was born in Karlsruhe, Germany in 1929. The photo album documents the first two years of Lore's life in Karlsruhe. Includes Red Cross letters from Gerda's family who were unable to escape; a Deutsches Reich Reisepass for Julius, Gerda and Lore; a United States War Bond as well as a clipping and image of Julius and Gerda buying Lore a War Bond, posing with Henry Morgenthau, Jr. The Simons immigrated to New York in 1939.

1 folder
1 oversize box
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Lore Deutsch
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Record last modified: 2018-04-13 10:34:27
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