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Lilly and Aaron Friedman family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of an apron, greeting cards, tallit bag, wedding dress, veil, gloves, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Lili Lax Frydman and Ludwig Frydman after the Holocaust in Celle displaced persons camp in Germany and in the United States after their emigration in 1948.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1999 and 2013 by Lilly Friedman.
Date
1945-1970
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Contract issued for the marriage of two displaced persons

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.1

Date
1946 January 27

Letter written by Rabbi E. Munks

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.2

Date
1969 January 17

Letter written by Lady R. Henriques

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.3

Date
1968 November 25

Letter written by Lady R. Henriques

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.4

Date
1968 March 01

Letter sent to Ludwig Friedman

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.5

Date
1970 January 15

Certificate issued for Lilly Lax and Ludwig Friedman

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.6

Date
1957 May 19

Certificate

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.7


Certificate

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.8


Certificate

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.9


Floral embroidered apron worn by a Jewish Czech woman in a DP camp

Object | Accession Number: 1999.7.10

Geography
use : Celle (Displaced persons camp); Celle (Germany)
Date
after 1945 May-before 1948 February

Purple velvet tallit pouch made by a woman for her fiance in a DP camp

Object | Accession Number: 1999.7.11

Geography
creation : Celle (Displaced persons camp); Celle (Germany)
Date
approximately 1946 January
after 1946 January 27-before 1992
Purple velvet tallit pouch made by a woman for her fiance in a DP camp

Wedding gown made from a white rayon parachute worn by multiple Jewish brides in a DP camp

Object | Accession Number: 1999.7.12 a

Geography
creation : Celle (Displaced persons camp); Celle (Germany)
use : weddings, Celle (Displaced persons camp); Celle (Germany)
Date
approximately 1946 January
1946 January 27-before 1948 February
Wedding gown made from a white rayon parachute worn by multiple Jewish brides in a DP camp

Wedding veil and train worn by multiple Jewish brides in a DP camp

Object | Accession Number: 1999.7.12 b

Geography
creation : Celle (Displaced persons camp); Celle (Germany)
use : weddings, Celle (Displaced persons camp); Celle (Germany)
Date
approximately 1946 January
1946 January 27-before 1948 February
Wedding veil and train worn by multiple Jewish brides in a DP camp

Pair of 2 button gloves worn by multiple Jewish brides in a DP camp

Object | Accession Number: 1999.7.12 c-d

Geography
creation : Celle (Displaced persons camp); Celle (Germany)
use : weddings, Celle (Displaced persons camp); Celle (Germany)
Date
approximately 1946 January
1946 January 27-before 1948 February
Pair of 2 button gloves worn by multiple Jewish brides in a DP camp

Vintage photograph taken at a wedding

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.13


Vintage photograph taken at a wedding

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.14


Photographic print

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.15


Rosh Hashana card with a photo of a family made in Celle DP camp

Object | Accession Number: 1999.7.16

Geography
creation : Celle (Displaced persons camp); Celle (Germany)
Date
1947 September 15
approximately 1947 September

Vintage photograph of a wedding

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.17


Vintage photograph of bride

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.18


Photographic print

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.19


Photographic print

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.20


Photographic print

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.21


Rosh Hashana card with a photo of a young woman made in Celle DP camp

Object | Accession Number: 1999.7.22

Geography
creation : Celle (Displaced persons camp); Celle (Germany)
Date
1947 September 15
approximately 1947 September

Photographic print

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.23


Photographic postcard

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.24

Date
1946 June

Photographic print

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.25


Postcard

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.26


Photographic print

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.27

Date
1947

Photographic print

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.28


Photographic print

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.29


Vintage photograph of the Celle Synagogue

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.30

Date
1945


Vintage photograph of bride and groom taken immediately following Holocaust

Document | Accession Number: 1999.7.32

Date
1947
 
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