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Dave and Cathy Philips collection

Document | Accession Number: 2012.158.1

The Dave and Cathy Philips collection contains a German passport issued to David Israel Pepis which includes visas for Bolivia (1939), Paraguay (1940) and Palestine (August 27, 1945 with inscription "war refugee"); issued Vienna, Austria on December 21, 1939; in German, Spanish, and English. The collection also includes a document and photograph relating to Eric E. Hirshler which was found folded and tucked into the passport; dated circa 1950s; in English, pertaining to Hirshler's desire to work for the U.S. Department of State. Passport acquired by Harriet Jane Philips (donor's sister) who was a relief worker with UNRRA after the war.

Date
inclusive:  1939-1951
Genre/Form
Passports.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Dave Philips
 
Record last modified: 2020-02-27 15:16:29
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