Tilla Offenberger papers
Collection contains photocopies of articles, speeches, photographs, newslcippings and other materials documenting the rescue and subsequent transport of Jewish Yugoslavian children and taking them to Italy for safety. Includes speeches by Tilla Offenberger regarding her experiences living in Villa Emma from 1942-1943. The collection documents the efforts of rescuers Dr.Guiseppe Moreali, Recha Freier, and Father Don Arrigo Beccari, who had false identification cards made for each Jewish child indicating that they were citizens of Italy.
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Also in Tilla Offenberger collection
These collections contain materials related to the experiences of Tilla Offenberger, and the rescue of Jewish chidlren in Yugoslavia. These materials may be unified into a single collection in the future.
Contains two photographs, one of Tilla Offenberger and one of Yugoslavian children who came to Villa Emma between 1941 and 1943.