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Serafina and Bola Friedler papers

Document | Accession Number: 2011.158.1

The Serafina and Bola Friedler papers comprise documents and photographs concerning Serafina and Bola Friedler, a mother and daughter from Borysław, Poland (now Boryslav, Ukraine) who survived the Holocaust after being liberated from Auschwitz in 1945. Among the documents collected by the Serafina and Bola are Red Cross identification cards issued to them after their liberation, an autograph book used by Bola while living at the Bad Reichenhall displaced persons camp, correspondence, and documentation of Serafina’s role as a witness in the trail against Nazi high official, Fritz Hildebrand in 1966. The photographs include images of family before the war, many of whom perished. The majority depict Bola and her friends participating in numerous activities while living in the Bad Reichenhall displaced persons camp, and include images of their trip to the United States and life in Omaha, Nebraska.

Date
approximately 1930-1966  (inclusive)
Language
German
Polish
English
Extent
27 folders.
Extent
1 box
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Bella Miller
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Record last modified: 2017-06-05 11:09:34
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