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Elfriede Schloss papers

Document | Accession Number: 1995.A.0368.1

The Elfriede Schloss papers contain documents related to Elfriede Schloss, who escaped the Holocaust through attending a Jewish orphanage in France and eventually immigrated to the United States along with other orphaned children with the assistance of the American Friends Service Committeeand the US Committee for the Care of European Children. Papers include Elfriede’s travel visa and various news clippings concerning her and other orphans’ arrival to the United States. Also included are photocopies of records from the American Friends Service Committee, which contain correspondence and paperwork created by the AFSC in their efforts to facilitate the immigration of the children to the United States.

Date
1939-1980  (inclusive)
Genre/Form
News clippings.
Visas.
Extent
3 folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Elfriede Schloss
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Record last modified: 2018-01-19 17:53:08
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