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Henny Bernstein Brener collection

Document | Accession Number: 2009.158.1

Contains documents related to William Bernstein [donor's father], who was arrested and interned in the Sachsenhausen concentration camp after Kristallnacht, and released with help from a family friend. The collection includes a letter from a Mr. Moser to the Gestapo asking for Mr. Bernstein's release; letters to and from family members in America and Europe and with organizations such as the Hebrew Sheltering and Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS) regarding immigration efforts of family members including Moritz and Laura Stemmer and Bernhard Henisch; documents relating to aid for displaced persons camps in Cyprus; and correspondence between Ms. Brener, Yad Vashem, and organizations in Germany regarding tracing attempts for family members who perished.

Language
English
German
Genre/Form
Letters.
Extent
3 folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Henny Bernstein Brener
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Record last modified: 2019-03-04 09:53:26
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