Erna Ketchie collection
Consists of letters exchanged among the Engelbrecht family while Johann (Hans) Engelbrecht, the donor's father, was imprisoned in Buchenwald and subsequently in a Frankfurt prison, while Frida Engelbrecht (donor's mother) was imprisoned in Frankfurt, Germany; photographs; and German-issued prisoner of war camp scrip. Includes the last letter, dated November 1941, that Hans received from Frida, and which he carried in his wallet until he died. Frida Engelbrecht perished in Auschwitz on 21 February 1943.
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- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Erna Ketchie
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