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Marion Kaufman Cassirer family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a suitcase and key, audio tapes, documents, newspaper clippings, and prayer book relating to the experiences of Marion Kaufmann and her mother Lina in the Netherlands and the United States after the Holocaust, during which they fled Germany and lived in hiding separately in the Netherlands. Some of these materials may be unified into a single collection in the future.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2012 by Marion Kaufman Cassirer. An accretion was received in 2014.
Date
1945-1973
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Dutch newspaper clippings

Document | Accession Number: 2004.178

Date
1945

Lina Kaufman and Marion Kaufman Cassirer papers

Document | Accession Number: 2012.261.1

Date
inclusive: 

Oral history interview with Lena Kaufman

Oral History | Accession Number: 2012.261.2 | RG Number: RG-50.698.0001

Date
interview:  1973

Yellow and green suitcase with key used by a German Jewish girl

Object | Accession Number: 2012.261.3 a-b

Geography
received: Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Date
use:  1949
Yellow and green suitcase with key used by a German Jewish girl

Book

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.261.4

Geography
publication: Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Date
publication/distribution:  1936
received:  approximately 1945 July
 
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