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Arthur Cohn and Leo Nast collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of religious articles, document cases, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Leo Nast before and after his immigration to the United States from Hamburg, Germany, in 1934 and of publications relating to the experiences of Arthur Cohn, who emigrated with his family from Breslau, Germany, to the United States.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2012 by Irma Cohn Clemens, the daughter of Arthur Cohn and the great-niece of Leo Nast.
Date
1934-1960
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Leo Nast papers

Document | Accession Number: 2012.455.1

Date
approximately 1898-1960


Painted mezuzah used by a prewar German Jewish emigre to the US

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.3

Date
1934 July

Tefillin set with a dark red velvet pouch used by a prewar German Jewish emigre

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.4 a-c

Date
1934 July
1899


Striped tallit katan worn by a prewar German Jewish emigre to the US

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.6 a-b

Date
1934 July

Striped tallit and red velvet pouch used by a prewar German Jewish emigre

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.7 a-b

Date
1934 July

Certificate of Citizenship document case belonging to German Jewish prewar emigre

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.8

Geography
issue : United States
Date
approximately 1940

Black Certificate of Citizenship document case belonging to German Jewish prewar emigre

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.9

Geography
issue : United States
Date
approximately 1940

Hagadah shel Pesach mit Erlauterungen

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.10

Geography
publication : Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Date
1914

Machzor Yom Kippur. Ubendgebet. 3.4.

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.11

Geography
publication : Berlin (Germany)
Date
1864

Gebetbuch für das ganze Jahr

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.12

Geography
publication : Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Date
1929

Gebetbuch für das ganze Jahr

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.13

Geography
publication : Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Date
1929

Hagadah: Passover, the Holiday of Freedom

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.14

Date
1941-1942

Hagadah: Erzählung von dem Auszuge Israels aus Agypten an den beiden ersten Pessach-Abenden

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.15

Geography
publication : Berlin (Germany)

Hagadah: Erzählung von dem Auszuge Israels aus Agypten an den beiden ersten Pessach-Abenden

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.16

Geography
publication : Berlin (Germany)

Hagadah: Erzählung von dem Auszuge Israels aus Agypten an den beiden ersten Pessach-Abenden

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.17

Geography
publication : Berlin (Germany)

Machzor Ha - Schanah. 1.2.

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.18

Geography
publication : Berlin (Germany)
Date
1864

Machzor Sukkoth 5.6.

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.19 a-b

Geography
publication : Berlin (Germany)
Date
1864

Machzor Pesachfestes 7.8.

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.20 a-b

Geography
publication : Berlin (Germany)
Date
1860

Schabuoth, erster und zweiter Tag 9.

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.21 a-b

Geography
publication : Berlin (Germany)
Date
1864

Hagadah: Erzählung von dem Auszuge Israel's aus Egypten

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.22

Geography
publication : Rodelheim (Frankfurt am Main, Germany)
Date
1894

Siddur

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.23

Geography
publication : United States


Von den Mysterien. 3, Fortuna - Scientia

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.25

Geography
publication : Berlin (Germany)
Date
1927

Die Gebete der Israeliten vollständig für alle Tage des Jahres

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.26

Geography
publication : Vienna (Austria)
Date
1862

Feldgebetbuch für Rosch ha-Schana und Jom Kippur

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.27

Geography
publication : Berlin (Germany)
Date
1915

Book of prayers in Hebrew and German brought with a German Jiewsh refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.28

Geography
publication : Breslau (Germany)
Date
1915

Gebete und Klagelieder für den neunten Ab, nebst einem Anhange: Enthaltend die geschichtliche Darstellung der Zerstörung des Tempels zu Jerusalem / bearbeitet von R.J. Fürstenthal.

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.29

Geography
publication : Krotoschin (Województwo Wielkopolskie, Poland)
Date
1845

Gebetbuch für die neue Synagoge in Berlin Theil 1

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.30

Geography
publication : Berlin (Germany)
Date
1880

Gebetbuch für die neue Synagoge in Berlin, Theil 2. Neujahrsfest und Versöhnungstag

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.31

Geography
publication : Berlin (Germany)
Date
1881


Siddur (Wochentag)

Publication | Accession Number: 2012.455.33

Geography
publication : Leipzig (Germany)
Date
1863
 
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