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Ephraim Robinson family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of children's clothing, a duvet cover, a glass slide projector, glass slides, and a photograph album relating to the experiences of Ephraim Robinson and his family as refugees during the Holocaust, as residents of Zeilsheim displaced persons camp in Germany, and as immigrants to the United States in the postwar period.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2009 by Alice Robinson Lev, the daughter of Ephraim Robinson.
Date
1945-1948
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Ephraim Robinson photograph album

Document | Accession Number: 2009.372.1

Date
inclusive:  1945-1948

Duvet cover made from a US Army parachute by a Jewish family in a displaced persons camp

Object | Accession Number: 2009.372.2

Geography
use: Zeilsheim (Displaced persons camp); Zeilsheim (Frankfurt am Main, Germany)
Date
manufacture:  1944 October
creation:  1945-1948
emigration:  1948 October 21-1948 October 21
Duvet cover made from a US Army parachute by a Jewish family in a displaced persons camp

Child's white rabbit fur bonnet received in a displaced persons camp

Object | Accession Number: 2009.372.3

Geography
use: Zeilsheim (Displaced persons camp); Zeilsheim (Frankfurt am Main, Germany)
Date
received:  1948
emigration:  1948 October 21
Child's white rabbit fur bonnet received in a displaced persons camp

Child's white rabbit fur hand muff received in a displaced persons camp

Object | Accession Number: 2009.372.4

Geography
use: Zeilsheim (Displaced persons camp); Zeilsheim (Frankfurt am Main, Germany)
Date
received:  1948
emigration:  1948 October 21
Child's white rabbit fur hand muff received in a displaced persons camp

Leitz glass slide projector with case, trays, and key ring used in a displaced persons camp

Object | Accession Number: 2009.372.5 a-e

Geography
use: Zeilsheim (Displaced persons camp); Zeilsheim (Frankfurt am Main, Germany)
Date
use:  1945-1948
emigration:  1948 October 21
Leitz glass slide projector with case, trays, and key ring used in a displaced persons camp

Ephraim Robinson glass slides

Document | Accession Number: 2009.372.6

Ephraim Robinson glass slides
 
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