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"My Life in Germany, before and after January 30th, 1933"

Document | Accession Number: 2008.175.1

Consists of one typed memoir, 75 pages, entitled "My Life in Germany, before and after January 30th, 1933", by Erna Prehn Albersheim, who was born in the United States and lived in Frankfurt, Germany until January 27, 1939. The memoir, which is dated March 13, 1940, describes life in Germany during and after World War I, post-war inflation, Hitler's rise to power, the April 1933 boycott, the rise of antisemitism and anti-Jewish legislation and how these affected her life and late husband's business. She and her daughter managed to immigrate to the United States in early 1939.

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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Carolyn Goff
Record last modified: 2023-02-24 13:36:17
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