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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
inclusive:  circa 1898-1960

Mezuzah with an embossed rising sun used by a prewar German Jewish emigre to the US

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.2

Date
emigration:  1934 July

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

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.3

Date
emigration:  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
emigration:  1934 July
creation:  1899

Atarah with a gold metallic thread floral pattern owned by a prewar German Jewish emigre to the US

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.5

Date
emigration:  1934 July

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

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.6 a-b

Date
emigration:  1934 July

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

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.7 a-b

Date
emigration:  1934 July

Certificate of Citizenship document case belonging to German Jewish prewar emigre

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.8

Geography
issue: United States
Date
received:  approximately 1940
Certificate of Citizenship document case belonging to German Jewish prewar emigre

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

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.9

Geography
issue: United States
Date
received:  approximately 1940
Black Certificate of Citizenship document case belonging to German Jewish prewar emigre

Hagadah shel Pesach mit Erlauterungen

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.10

Geography
publication: Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1914

Machzor Yom Kippur. Ubendgebet. 3.4.

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.11

Geography
publication: Berlin (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1864

Gebetbuch für das ganze Jahr

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.12

Geography
publication: Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1929

Gebetbuch für das ganze Jahr

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.13

Geography
publication: Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1929

Hagadah: Passover, the Holiday of Freedom

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.14

Date
publication/distribution:  1941-1942

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

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.15

Geography
publication: Berlin (Germany)

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

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.16

Geography
publication: Berlin (Germany)

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

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.17

Geography
publication: Berlin (Germany)

Machzor Ha - Schanah. 1.2.

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.18

Geography
publication: Berlin (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1864

Machzor Sukkoth 5.6.

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.19 a-b

Geography
publication: Berlin (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1864

Machzor Pesachfestes 7.8.

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.20 a-b

Geography
publication: Berlin (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1860

Schabuoth, erster und zweiter Tag 9.

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.21 a-b

Geography
publication: Berlin (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1864

Hagadah: Erzählung von dem Auszuge Israel's aus Egypten

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.22

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

Siddur

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.23

Geography
publication: United States


Von den Mysterien. 3, Fortuna - Scientia

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.25

Geography
publication: Berlin (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1927

Die Gebete der Israeliten vollständig für alle Tage des Jahres

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.26

Geography
publication: Vienna (Austria)
Date
publication/distribution:  1862

Feldgebetbuch für Rosch ha-Schana und Jom Kippur

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.27

Geography
publication: Berlin (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1915

Herzenstöne = Ki khol-levav daṿai :Kurze Zusammenfassung hebräischer und deutscher Gebete für Synagoge und Haus

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.

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.29

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

Gebetbuch für die neue Synagoge in Berlin Theil 1

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.30

Geography
publication: Berlin (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1880

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

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.31

Geography
publication: Berlin (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1881

Stunden der Andacht : ein Gebet- und Erbauungs-Buch für Israels Frauen und Jungfrauen zur öffentlich und häuslichen Andacht, so wie für all Verhältniss des weiblichen Lebens.

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.32

Geography
publication: Prague (Czech Republic)
Date
publication/distribution:  1916

Siddur (Wochentag)

Object | Accession Number: 2012.455.33

Geography
publication: Leipzig (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1863
 
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