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Selinger family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2008.227.1

The collection documents the experiences of the Selinger and Lewinger families, originally of Kraków, Poland, during the Holocaust. Included are two pre-war photographic portraits of Helena and Abraham Selinger; postcards written by Wilhelm Selinger and his daughter Marilya Selinger Rysis in the Kraków ghetto addressed to Alexander Lewinger, Wilhelm’s brother-in-law, in New York, dated 1941; a note written to Krystyna Selinger (now Kay Nabel) from her sister in Kraków that was sent along with a package, dated November 3, 1941; and letters written to Kay in Germany from her husband Edward Nabel (under his false identity, Jozef Mucha) during the war.

Date
inclusive:  circa 1920-circa 1950
Language
Polish
German
English
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Kay Nabel
 
Record last modified: 2020-04-21 19:04:40
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