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Bertl Rosenfeld Esenstad collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of four pillowcases and a suitcase relating to the experiences of Bertl Rosenfeld during and after the Holocaust when she and her three sisters were sent on a Kindertransport from Germany to Great Britain in 1939, and later emigrated to the United States.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2000 by Bertl Rosenfeld Esenstad.
Date
approximately 1939
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Black suitcase with leather trim used by a German Jewish Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2000.258.1

Geography
received : Adelsheim (Germany)
use : Kindertransport; Great Britain
Date
approximately 1939 March-1947 November
Black suitcase with leather trim used by a German Jewish Kindertransport refugee

Drawn threadwork pillowcase with the embroidered initials KR used by a German Jewish Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2000.258.2

Date
approximately 1939 March-1947 November


Monogrammed pillowcase with whitework embroidery used by a German Jewish Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2000.258.4

Geography
creation : Aachen (Germany)
Date
approximately 1933
1939 June-1947

Monogrammed pillowcase with whitework embroidery used by a German Jewish Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2000.258.5

Geography
creation : Aachen (Germany)
Date
approximately 1933
1939 June-1947
 
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