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Alona Frankel family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artifacts, drawings, correspondence, documents, photographs, and publication relating to the experiences of Gusta and Salomon Goldman and their daughter, Ilona, and their families in Oswiecim, Bochnia, and Krakow, Poland, before the war, during the Holocaust when the family lived in hiding in the Lvov ghetto, and after the war in Krakow and following their emigration to Israel.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2009 by Alona Frankel, the daughter of Gusta and Salomon Goldman.
Date
1939-1949
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Alona Frankel papers

Document | Accession Number: 2009.204.1


Arbeiter [Laborer] armband embroidered with a Star of David and a red letter "A" worn in the Lvov ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.2

Geography
use : Lvov (Poland) (historic); L'viv (Ukraine)
Date
1941-1943
Arbeiter [Laborer] armband embroidered with a Star of David and a red letter "A" worn in the Lvov ghetto

Cloth work pass with an embroidered blue W used to exit and enter the Lvov ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.3

Geography
use : Lvov (Poland) (historic); L'viv (Ukraine)
Date
1941-1943
Cloth work pass with an embroidered blue W used to exit and enter the Lvov ghetto

Cloth work pass with an embroidered black W used to enter and exit the Lvov ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.4

Geography
use : Lvov (Poland) (historic); L'viv (Ukraine)
Date
1941-1943
Cloth work pass with an embroidered black W used to enter and exit the Lvov ghetto

Wooden box with carved floral decorations used by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.5

Geography
use : Lvov (Poland) (historic); L'viv (Ukraine)
Date
1941-1944
Wooden box with carved floral decorations used by a hidden child

Clear and white plastic eyeglasses worn by a Jewish emigrant

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.6

Geography
use : Israel
Date
after 1949
Clear and white plastic eyeglasses worn by a Jewish emigrant

Brown plastic eyeglasses worn by a Jewish resident of the Lvov ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.7

Geography
use : Lvov (Poland) (historic); L'viv (Ukraine)
Date
1941-1949
Brown plastic eyeglasses worn by a Jewish resident of the Lvov ghetto

Gold metal eyeglasses worn by a former resident of the Lvov ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.8

Geography
use : Lvov (Poland) (historic); L'viv (Ukraine)
Date
approximately 1945
Gold metal eyeglasses worn by a former resident of the Lvov ghetto

Encyklopedia Wiedzy Seksualnej- Tom 1: A-K

Publication | Accession Number: 2009.204.9

Geography
publication : Warsaw (Poland)
Date
1937

Encyklopedia Wiedzy Seksualnej- Tom II: L-P

Publication | Accession Number: 2009.204.10

Geography
publication : Warsaw (Poland)
Date
1937

Encyklopedia Wiedzy Seksualnej- Tom III: P-S

Publication | Accession Number: 2009.204.11

Geography
publication : Warsaw (Poland)
Date
1937

Encyklopedia Wiedzy Seksualnej- Tom IV: S-Z

Publication | Accession Number: 2009.204.12

Geography
publication : Warsaw (Poland)
Date
1937

Macht und Geheimnis der Jesuiten

Publication | Accession Number: 2009.204.13

Geography
publication : Leipzig (Germany)
Date
1929

Old Testament

Publication | Accession Number: 2009.204.14

Geography
publication : London (England)
Date
1930

Cookbook

Publication | Accession Number: 2009.204.15


Mein Kampf

Publication | Accession Number: 2009.204.16

Geography
publication : Munich (Germany)
Date
1942

Color drawing of a boy and girl holding a blue and white flag created by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.17

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1949-1944
Color drawing of a boy and girl holding a blue and white flag created by a hidden child

Pages from a record book with sketches created by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.18

Geography
creation : Marcinkowice (Wojewodztwo Dolnoslaskie, Poland)
Date
1942-1943
Pages from a record book with sketches created by a hidden child

Pencil drawing of people seated for Seder created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.19

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1946
Pencil drawing of people seated for Seder created by a former hidden child

Color drawing of girls visiting a medieval castle created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.20

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
1947 November 19
Color drawing of girls visiting a medieval castle created by a former hidden child

Color drawing of children seated within a gazebo created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.21

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
1948 May 26
Color drawing of children seated within a gazebo created by a former hidden child

Watercolor of a black haired princess in a castle doorway created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.22

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
1948 August 03
Watercolor of a black haired princess in a castle doorway created by a former hidden child

Mother's Day card with ribbon and an image of a mother and daughter created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.23

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
1949 May 29
1949 May 29
Mother's Day card with ribbon and an image of a mother and daughter created by a former hidden child

Pencil sketch of animals following a child past a farm family created by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.24

Geography
use : Lvov (Poland) (historic); L'viv (Ukraine)
Date
approximately 1942-1944
Pencil sketch of animals following a child past a farm family created by a hidden child

Color drawing of animals following a child past a farm family created by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.25

Geography
use : Lvov (Poland) (historic); L'viv (Ukraine)
Date
approximately 1942-1944
Color drawing of animals following a child past a farm family created by a hidden child

Color drawing of a girl and a train created by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.26

Geography
use : Lvov (Poland) (historic); L'viv (Ukraine)
Date
approximately 1942-1944
Color drawing of a girl and a train created by a hidden child

Sketch of a house on the back of a letter sent for a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.27

Geography
creation : Lvov (Poland) (historic); L'viv (Ukraine)
Date
1944 July 01
Sketch of a house on the back of a letter sent for a hidden child

Birthday card with a message and family portrait by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.28

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
1949 August 04
Birthday card with a message and family portrait by a former hidden child

Birthday letter with a drawing of a girl with flowers and a toy boat created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.29

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1947
Birthday letter with a drawing of a girl with flowers and a toy boat created by a former hidden child

Small color drawing of a man leading a camel with rider created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.30

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1946-1944
Small color drawing of a man leading a camel with rider created by a former hidden child

Birthday card depicting a little girl and a dog made for her father by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.31

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
1949 July 04
Birthday card depicting a little girl and a dog made for her father by a former hidden child

Watercolor of a black haired young woman in a ball gown created by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.32

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1947
Watercolor of a black haired young woman in a ball gown created by a hidden child

Colorful paper doll of a young girl created by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.33

Geography
creation : Lvov (Poland) (historic); L'viv (Ukraine)
Date
1944
Colorful paper doll of a young girl created by a hidden child

Charcoal portrait of a young girl created by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.34

Geography
creation : Lvov (Poland) (historic); L'viv (Ukraine)
Charcoal portrait of a young girl created by a hidden child

Color drawing of a brick factory created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.35

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1946
Color drawing of a brick factory created by a former hidden child

Pencil drawing of a family at a train station created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.36

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1947
Pencil drawing of a family at a train station created by a former hidden child

Pencil drawing of a furnished room created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.37

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1946-approximately
Pencil drawing of a furnished room created by a former hidden child

Brief note belonging to a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.38

Geography
creation : Lvov (Poland) (historic); L'viv (Ukraine)
Date
approximately 1942-approximately 1944
Brief note belonging to a hidden child

Color drawing of two girls with a book created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.39

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1947
Color drawing of two girls with a book created by a former hidden child

Color portraits of a father and his daughter created by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.40

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1945
Color portraits of a father and his daughter created by a hidden child

Color drawing of a two girls seated at the same desk created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.41

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1947
Color drawing of a two girls seated at the same desk created by a former hidden child

Color drawing of a girl writing on a blackboard created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.42

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1947
Color drawing of a girl writing on a blackboard created by a former hidden child

Double-sided sketch of a girl in a traditional Polish peasant costume created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.43

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
1947 April 21
Double-sided sketch of a girl in a traditional Polish peasant costume created by a former hidden child

Envelope decorated with hearts and a hand drawn cancelled stamp created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.44

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
1952 August 04
Envelope decorated with hearts and a hand drawn cancelled stamp created by a former hidden child

Pencil drawing of children skiing and sledding created by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.45

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1947
Pencil drawing of children skiing and sledding created by a hidden child

Letter with a color drawing of a girl in a chair sent by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.46

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1948-1949
Letter with a color drawing of a girl in a chair sent by a former hidden child

Birthday card with a picture of a little girl made for her father by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.47

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
1948 July 01
Birthday card with a picture of a little girl made for her father by a former hidden child

Watercolor of a woman with a crown near a child kneeling on a pillow created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.48

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1948
Watercolor of a woman with a crown near a child kneeling on a pillow created by a former hidden child

Watercolor of a princess in a red and green gown created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.49

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
1948 September 06
Watercolor of a princess in a red and green gown created by a former hidden child

Small watercolor with an angel, a cherubim and a Star of David created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.50

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1948
Small watercolor with an angel, a cherubim and a Star of David created by a former hidden child

Double-sided drawing of a beautiful costumed woman and a costumed man sketched by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.51

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1945
Double-sided drawing of a beautiful costumed woman and a costumed man sketched by a hidden child

Birthday letter with a color drawing of a mushroom garden by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.52

Geography
creation : Lvov (Poland) (historic); L'viv (Ukraine)
Date
1944 July 04
Birthday letter with a color drawing of a mushroom garden by a hidden child

Four cartoon panels telling the story of man injured in a robbery created by a former hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.53

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1949
Four cartoon panels telling the story of man injured in a robbery created by a former hidden child

Ink drawing of a cityscape with three churches created by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.54

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1948
Ink drawing of a cityscape with three churches created by a hidden child

Two-sided color drawing of a girl on skis created by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2009.204.55

Geography
creation : Krakow (Poland)
Date
approximately 1947
Two-sided color drawing of a girl on skis created by a hidden child
 
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