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Edith Goldapper collection

Document | Accession Number: 1996.A.0092

Consists of a bound volume containing a photocopy of the handwritten German diary entitled "Diary of the Holocaust 1943-1944; Buch I" by Edith Goldapper, originally of Vienna, Austria. In December 1938, Edith was sent to a children's home in Belgium and later, after the German invasion of Belgium in 1940, to the La Hille children's home in France. In August 1942, she was briefly deported to Vernet, but was able to cross the mountains into Switzerland in December 1943. Her parents were deported from Vienna to the Izbica concentration camp in April 1942, where they perished. Also includes two pieces of scrip from Theresienstadt (Terezin), which was owned by her uncle, Dr. Heinrich Rosenzweig.

Date
1940-1945  (inclusive)
Language
German
Genre/Form
Diaries.
Extent
1 diary.
2 scrip.
Extent
1 folder
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Record last modified: 2018-10-15 11:37:35
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