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Headband

Object | Accession Number: 1999.135.1

Headband worn by Eva Charlotte Lehmann (donor's niece); Eva Charlotte was born on September 26, 1936, the only daughter of Gertrud Elias Lehmann and Siegfried Lehmann. They lived in Mallwischken, Germany. Siegfried fled Germany July-August 1939 to England. Gertrud and her daughter, Eva, moved to Berlin. Gertrud died of pneumonia contracted during forced labor on November 7, 1942, in the Jewish Hospital in Berlin. Eva Charlotte was deported to Auschwitz on December 14, 1942, where she perished.

Classification
Dress Accessories
Category
Headgear
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Margaret Lawrence
 
Record last modified: 2021-02-10 09:48:59
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