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Alfred Kurz family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a suitcase, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Alfred Kurz and his parents, Meilach (Emil) and Klara Bieberstein Kurz, and his sister Doriane in Vienna, Austria, The Netherlands, and Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in Germany before and during the Holocaust, Klara, Alfred, and Doriane's repatriation to the Netherlands after the Holocaust, and Alfred and Doriane's immigration to the United States in 1946.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2011 by Alfred Kurz.
Date
1920-1948
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Kurz family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2011.281.1

Date
inclusive:  1903-circa 2011
bulk:  1903-1959
Kurz family papers

Lightweight brown suitcase carried by a Jewish Austrian refugee child

Object | Accession Number: 2011.281.2

Geography
received: Goteborg (Sweden)
en route: Gripsholm (Ship); New York (N.Y.)
Date
received:  1946 March-1946 July
use:  1946 July
Lightweight brown suitcase carried by a Jewish Austrian refugee child
 
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