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Masha Wolpe Baras collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of an identification badge and pouch that held seven personal hygiene and sewing items relating to the experiences of Masha Wolpe (later Baras), her mother Sonia, and her sister Pearl while prisoners in Stutthof concentration camp in German occupied Poland during the Holocaust.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1997 by Masha Wolpe Baras.
Date
1944 July-1945 April
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Rectangular Stutthof ID badge numbered 48512 worn by a Lithuanian Jewish inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1997.31.1

Geography
issue: Stutthof (Concentration camp); Sztutowo (Poland)
Date
issue:  after 1944 July-before 1945 April
Rectangular Stutthof ID badge numbered 48512 worn by a Lithuanian Jewish inmate

Drawstring cloth pouch handmade by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1997.31.2

Geography
use: Stutthof (Concentration camp); Sztutowo (Poland)
Date
creation:  after 1944 July-before 1945 April
Drawstring cloth pouch handmade by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate

Golden-brown comb owned by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1997.31.2.1

Geography
use: Stutthof (Concentration camp); Sztutowo (Poland)
Date
use:  after 1944 July-before 1945 April
Golden-brown comb owned by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate

Broken fine tooth comb owned by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1997.31.2.2

Geography
use: Stutthof (Concentration camp); Sztutowo (Poland)
Date
use:  after 1944 July-before 1945 April
Broken fine tooth comb owned by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate

Wound ball of thread used by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1997.31.2.3

Geography
use: Stutthof (Concentration camp); Sztutowo (Poland)
Date
use:  after 1944 July-before 1945 April
Wound ball of thread used by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate

Tan spool and black loose thread used by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1997.31.2.4

Geography
use: Stutthof (Concentration camp); Sztutowo (Poland)
Date
use:  after 1944 July-before 1945 April
Tan spool and black loose thread used by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate

Spool of black thread used by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1997.31.2.5

Geography
use: Stutthof (Concentration camp); Sztutowo (Poland)
Date
use:  after 1944 July-before 1945 April
Spool of black thread used by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate

Lipstick tube used by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1997.31.2.6

Geography
use: Stutthof (Concentration camp); Sztutowo (Poland)
Date
use:  after 1944 July-before 1945 April
Lipstick tube used by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate

Bar of soap used by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1997.31.2.7

Geography
use: Stutthof (Concentration camp); Sztutowo (Poland)
Date
use:  after 1944 July-before 1945 April
Bar of soap used by a Lithuanian Jewish concentration camp inmate
 
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