Krakauer family collection
Contains photographs related to the Krakauer family and their experiences during the Holocaust. Includes a family portrait showing (from left) Chaja Brajna (mother), Gisela, Chaim (father) and Malvine, taken in Vienna, Austria, c. 1932; a photograph of the Krakauer and Schwadron family, with Malvine in the front, c. 1935; a photograph of Malvine Krakauer and her best friend Anita Maibaum walking in the street in Brussels, Belgium with their Stars of David visible on the coats, dated June 1942; and a business card of Chaim Krakauer, who manufactured work clothes. In July 1942 Anita and another friend, Fritzi Rybak, were deported to Auschwitz-Birkenau; Malvine went into hiding.
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Malvine Sobin
Record last modified: 2021-05-25 15:10:56
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