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Black leather covered fiberboard knapsack used by a student in Nazi Germany

Object | Accession Number: 1990.44.1

Black leather covered backpack with leather straps used by a student in Dresden, Germany, during the government of the Third Reich, 1933-1945. There were two styles of satchels; the ones with the longer flap, such as this example, were more often used by boys.

Date
1933-1945  (use)
Geography
use : school; Dresden (Germany)
Classification
Containers
Category
Luggage
Object Type
Schoolbags (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Schulmuseum des Rates des Bezirkes Dresden
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:22:50
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