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Paul Zilczer family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a briefcase, pouch, wallets, correspondence, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Paul Zilczer, his wife Margit Gelyi Zilczer, and their families in Hungary before and during the Holocaust and of Paul Zilczer's experiences after his immigration to the United States in 1939.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2013 by Janet Zilczer and Judith Zilczer, the daughters of Paul Zilczer.
Date
approximately 1907-1944
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Zilczer family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2013.117.1


Dark brown leather briefcase brought to the US by a Jewish Hungarian refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2013.117.2

Geography
received : Budapest (Hungary)
Date
1939 May 17-1939 May 24

Brown leather wallet brought to the US by a Jewish Hungarian refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2013.117.3

Geography
received : Budapest (Hungary)
Date
1939 May 17-1939 May 24

Patchwork leather wallet brought to the US by a Jewish Hungarian refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2013.117.4

Geography
received : Budapest (Hungary)
Date
1939 May 17-1939 May 24

Brown leather wallet with a strap brought to the US by a Jewish Hungarian refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2013.117.5

Geography
received : Budapest (Hungary)
Date
1939 May 17-1939 May 24

Brown leather pouch brought with a Jewish Hungarian refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2013.117.6

Geography
received : Budapest (Hungary)
Date
1939 May 17-1939 May 24
 
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