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Ruth Haneman and Edna Eckstein family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of documents, correspondence, and photographs relating to the experiences of Ruth Haneman and her family, who fled Nazi Germany for Shanghai and, after the war, emigrated to the United States, and of artifacts, correspondence, and photographs relating to the experiences of Edna Kwasznik and Samuel Eckstein in Russia and then the United States during the early 20th century.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2012 by Samuel Veta, the son of Ruth Haneman and the grandson of Edna and Samuel Eckstein.
Date
approximately 1906-1958
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Eckstein and Haneman family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2012.72.1

Eckstein and Haneman family papers

Infant’s embroidered quilt and duvet cover made by a Jewish immigrant

Object | Accession Number: 2012.72.2

Geography
use: Denver (Colo.)
Date
emigration:  1912

Cross stitched table runner with Russian motto made by a Jewish immigrant

Object | Accession Number: 2012.72.3

Geography
use: Denver (Colo.)
Date
emigration:  1912

Table runner with cross stitch bird and flowers made by a Jewish immigrant

Object | Accession Number: 2012.72.4

Geography
use: Denver (Colo.)
creation: Ratne (Ukraine)
Date
emigration:  1912

Pillow sham with embroidered animals made by a Jewish immigrant

Object | Accession Number: 2012.72.5

Geography
use: Denver (Colo.)
Date
emigration:  1912

Pillow sham with embroidered animals made by a Jewish immigrant

Object | Accession Number: 2012.72.6

Geography
use: Denver (Colo.)
Date
emigration:  1912

Pillow sham with embroidered animals made by a Jewish immigrant

Object | Accession Number: 2012.72.7

Geography
use: Denver (Colo.)
Date
emigration:  1912

Pillow sham with embroidered animals made by a Jewish immigrant

Object | Accession Number: 2012.72.8

Geography
use: Denver (Colo.)
Date
emigration:  1912

Embroidered black velvet tefillin pouch owned by a Jewish immigrant

Object | Accession Number: 2012.72.9

Geography
use: Denver (Colo.)
creation: Ratne (Ukraine)
Date
emigration:  1908
creation:  1897

Embroidered brown velvet tallit pouch used by a Jewish immigrant

Object | Accession Number: 2012.72.10

Geography
use: Denver (Colo.)
creation: Ratne (Ukraine)
Date
emigration:  1908

Tefillin set with an extra strap used by a Jewish immigrant

Object | Accession Number: 2012.72.11 a-c

Geography
use: Denver (Colo.)
Date
emigration:  1908
Tefillin set with an extra strap used by a Jewish immigrant

Book

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.72.12

Geography
publication: Kyïv (Ukraine)
Date
publication/distribution:  1892

Book

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.72.13


Book

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.72.14

Geography
publication: Berlin (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1876

Book

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.72.15

Geography
publication: New York (N.Y.)
Date
publication/distribution:  1943
 
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