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Nellie Wiesenthal Fink family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artifacts, correspondence, and photographs relating to the experiences of Ernestine Wiesenthal, her son, Fritz, his wife, Gertrude, and their daughters, Illa and Nellie, in Germany, England, and the United States before and during the Holocaust. Some of these materials may be unified into a single collection in the future.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2008 by Nellie Wiesenthal Fink, the daughter of Fritz and Gertrude Wiesenthal and granddaughter of Otto and Ernestine Wiesenthal. Accretions may have been added.
Date
approximately 1800-1939
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Nellie Wiesenthal Fink family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2008.204.1


Decorated porcelain teacup saved by a German Jewish prewar refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2008.204.2

Geography
acquired: Berlin (Germany)
manufacture: Meissen (Germany : Landkreis)
en route: New York (N.Y.)
Date
emigration:  1939 March
manufacture:  1815-1924
Decorated porcelain teacup saved by a German Jewish prewar refugee

Brown leather billfold brought with a German Jewish prewar refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2008.204.3

Geography
received: Berlin (Germany)
en route: London (England)
Date
emigration:  1939
received:  approximately 1930
Brown leather billfold brought with a German Jewish prewar refugee

Monogrammed silver ladle brought with a German Jewish prewar refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2008.204.4

Geography
manufacture: Berlin (Germany)
en route: London (England)
Date
emigration:  1939
manufacture:  after 1800-before 1888

Monogrammed dinner knife brought with German Jewish prewar refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2008.204.5

Geography
en route: London (England)
Date
emigration:  1939

Nellie Wiesenthal Fink photograph album

Document | Accession Number: 2013.526.1

 
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