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Felix and Flory Van Beek collection

Document | Accession Number: 1990.23.241

The Felix and Flory Van Beek papers consist of biographical materials, correspondence, diaries, a personal narrative, photographs, and printed materials documenting a German-Dutch couple, their thwarted efforts to escape Europe on the SS Simon Bolivar, their survival in hiding with two separate Dutch families, their liberation, their immigration to the United States, and the deaths of their family members in the Holocaust. Many documents are accompanied by Flory Van Beek's annotations.

Date
approximately 1930-1990  (inclusive)
Language
Dutch
English
German
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Extent
2 boxes
7 oversize folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Felix and Flory Van Beek, in memory of Flory’s mother, Alijda Van Beek, and her aunt and uncle, Jules and Flora Van Beek Frank
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Felix and Flory Van Beek and their Estate
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Record last modified: 2017-10-11 08:08:49
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