Wang family papers
Contains a false baptism certificate issued to Ellen Meth's father, a certificate issued by the Polish Consulate in Istanbul, Turkey, stating that Mr. Szymon Wang, his wife, daughter, and brother are all Roman Catholics, a Red Cross message sent by Ellen T. Meth to Jacob Ungar inquiring about her mother, and a Red Cross message sent by Ellen T. Meth to her mother, Emilia Wang in Lvov. The certificate was signed by Wojciech Rychlewicz from the Polish consulate in Istanbul, Turkey who issued thousands of certificates to Jewish refugees enabling them to obtain visas and enter countries who limited the number of Jewish refugees.
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- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum collection, gift of Ellen T. Meth
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Also in Ellen T. Meth collection
Contains materials documenting the experiences of Ellen T. Meth and her family during the Holocaust. Some of these materials may be combined into a single collection in the future.
Contains 12 photographs and ten photographic postcards relating to donor's experiences before and after World War II.