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Ruth Mondschein Zimbler collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of three handkerchiefs, a cloth case, three children's books, Jewish prayer books, correspondence, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Ruth Mondschein and her family in Vienna, Austria, and as a Kindertransport refugee in the Netherlands with her younger brother before the Holocaust, as well as the family's separate journeys to the United States in 1939.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2010 and 2011 by Ruth Mondschein Zimbler.
Date
1934-1940
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Ruth Mondschein Zimbler papers

Document | Accession Number: 2010.504.1


Blue and pink embroidered cloth case made by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2010.504.2

Geography
creation: Hague (Netherlands)
Date
creation:  approximately 1939 January

Green dotted cream handkerchief received by Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2011.412.1

Geography
received: Hague (Netherlands)
Date
commemoration:  1939 February 22

Blue dotted white handkerchief received by Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2011.412.2

Geography
received: Hague (Netherlands)
Date
commemoration:  1939 February 22

Colorful chiffon handkerchief sent by Kindertransport refugee to her mother

Object | Accession Number: 2011.412.3

Geography
received: Hague (Netherlands)
Date
received:  1939 January-1939 September

Children's book

Publication | Accession Number: 2011.412.4


Children's book

Publication | Accession Number: 2011.412.5

Geography
publication: Stuttgart (Germany)
Date
publication:  1912

Book

Publication | Accession Number: 2011.412.6

Geography
publication: Stuttgart (Germany)
Date
publication:  approximately 1930-approximately 1935

Children's book

Publication | Accession Number: 2011.412.7

Geography
publication: Gotha (Germany)
Date
publication:  approximately 1906

Prayer book

Publication | Accession Number: 2011.412.8

Geography
publication: Vienna (Austria)
manufacture: Bratislava (Slovakia)
Date
publication:  1894

Prayer book

Publication | Accession Number: 2011.412.9

Geography
publication: Vienna (Austria)
Date
publication:  1904

Prayer book

Publication | Accession Number: 2011.412.10

Geography
publication: Vienna (Austria)

Prayer book

Publication | Accession Number: 2011.412.11

Geography
publication: Vienna (Austria)
Date
publication:  1926

Prayer book

Publication | Accession Number: 2011.412.12

Geography
publication: Vienna (Austria)
Date
publication:  1912

Prayer book

Publication | Accession Number: 2011.412.13

Geography
publication: Vienna (Austria)

Prayer book

Publication | Accession Number: 2011.412.14

Geography
publication: Vienna (Austria)
manufacture: Bratislava (Slovakia)
Date
publication:  1883

Prayer book

Publication | Accession Number: 2011.412.15

Date
publication:  1894
 
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