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Jacqueline Mendels Birn collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of children's clothing, baby books, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Ellen and Frits Mendels, and their children, Franklin, Jacqueline, and Manuela, before and during the Holocaust in France when the family lived in hiding. 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 Jacqueline Mendels Birn, the daughter of Ellen and Frits Mendels. Accretions may have been added to these materials.
Date
1930-1944
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Jacqueline Mendels Birn papers

Document | Accession Number: 2008.349.1

Jacqueline Mendels Birn papers

Young girl's floral print romper worn by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2008.349.2

Geography
use: in hiding; Le Got (France)
Date
use:  1940-1944
Young girl's floral print romper worn by a hidden child

Child's white blouse with red, yellow, and pink floral embroidery worn by 2 sisters prior to living in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2008.349.3

Geography
use: in hiding; Le Got (France)
Date
use:  1940-1944
Child's white blouse with red, yellow, and pink floral embroidery worn by 2 sisters  prior to living in hiding

Child's white smocked dress worn by 2 sisters while living in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2008.349.4

Geography
use: in hiding; Le Got (France)
Date
use:  1941-1942
Child's white smocked dress worn by 2 sisters while living in hiding

Jacqueline Mendels Birn papers

Document | Accession Number: 2012.188.1

Date
inclusive:  1941-1943

Jacqueline Mendels Birn papers

Document | Accession Number: 2013.444.1

Date
1942-1945
 
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