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George and Katie Frankfurter collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artifacts and documents relating to the experiences of Kato Ritter in Hungary and Auschwitz-Birkenau and Peterswaldau concentration camps and Gyorgy Frankfurter in Hungary and forced labor battalions before and during the Holocaust, and of Kato and Gyorgy in Feldafing displaced persons camp in Germany until their immigration to the United States in 1951.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2010 by George and Katie Frankfurter.
Date
approximately 1935-approximately 1951
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George and Katie Frankfurter papers

Document | Accession Number: 2010.442.1


Silver cup made in labor camp and later engraved with camp names where owner imprisoned

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.2

Geography
creation : Peterswaldau (Concentration camp); Pieszyce (Poland)
Date
1944 May-1945 May 08
approximately 1989
Silver cup made in labor camp and later engraved with camp names where owner imprisoned

Small sampler with outline of a boy recovered by Hungarian Jewish woman

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.3

Geography
creation : Hungary
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
approximately 1870
1945 July
Small sampler with outline of a boy recovered by Hungarian Jewish woman

Small sampler with an embroidered girl recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.4

Geography
creation : Hungary
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
approximately 1870
1945 July
Small sampler with an embroidered girl recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman

Hallah cover with an embroidered blue bachelor button flower recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.5

Geography
creation : Vilmany (Hungary)
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
1945 July
Hallah cover with an embroidered blue bachelor button flower recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Pillow sham with elaborate whitework embroidery and a crocheted border recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.6

Geography
creation : Vilmany (Hungary)
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
1945 July
1910
Pillow sham with elaborate whitework embroidery and a crocheted border recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Sampler with a red embroidered design of a woman and a cat recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.7

Geography
creation : Vilmany (Hungary)
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
1932
1945 July

Large embroidered white pillowcase with scalloped edges recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.8

Geography
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
1945 July
Large embroidered white pillowcase with scalloped edges recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Large embroidered white pillowcase with scalloped edges recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman after concentration camps

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.9

Geography
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
1945 July
Large embroidered white pillowcase with scalloped edges recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman after concentration camps

Large embroidered white pillowcase with scalloped edges recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.10

Geography
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
1945 July
Large embroidered white pillowcase with scalloped edges recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

White pillowcase embroidered with a floral design recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.11

Geography
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
1945 July
White pillowcase embroidered with a floral design recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

White pillowcase embroidered with a floral design recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.12

Geography
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
1945 July
White pillowcase embroidered with a floral design recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Large white pillowcase embroidered with a floral design recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.13

Geography
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
1945 July
Large white pillowcase embroidered with a floral design recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Apron with a garland of multicolored floral embroidery recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.14

Geography
creation : Vilmany (Hungary)
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
1939
1945 July
Apron with a garland of multicolored floral embroidery recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Embroidered tablecloth with a blue floral design with birds recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.15

Geography
creation : Hungary
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
approximately 1930
1945 July
Embroidered tablecloth with a blue floral design with birds recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Fringed apron with a band of blue and yellow geometric embroidery recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.16

Geography
creation : Vilmany (Hungary)
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
1941
1945 July
Fringed apron with a band of blue and yellow geometric embroidery recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Table runner with a redwork and tatted design recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.17

Geography
creation : Vilmany (Hungary)
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
1945 July
Table runner with a redwork and tatted design recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Tablecloth with an embroidered multicolored floral design recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.18

Geography
creation : Vilmany (Hungary)
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
1945 July
Tablecloth with an embroidered multicolored floral design recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Lace tablecloth with an embroidered white floral design recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors

Object | Accession Number: 2010.442.19

Geography
creation : Vilmany (Hungary)
recovery : Vilmany (Hungary)
Date
1945 July
Lace tablecloth with an embroidered white floral design recovered by a Hungarian Jewish woman from her neighbors
 
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