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Dingfelder family papers

Document | Accession Number: 1994.A.0024 | RG Number: RG-10.105

The Dingfelder family papers contain identification papers, photographs, clippings, and a prayer book relating to the experiences of the family in pre-war Germany and in Theresienstadt concentration camp. Included are birth, bris, and marriage certificates; clippings of articles about their experiences in Nazi Germany and their new lives in the United States; and Siegfried Neu’s prayer book which he used while interned at Theresienstadt. The photographs include loose photographs of Sigbert and Elizabeth Dingfelder; the ship which carried the Sigbert, Elizabeth, and their son Justin to the United States in 1939; and a street scene of an unidentified town in Nazi Germany. The photograph albums contain two albums of Sigbert Dingfelder’s World War I photographs, and two albums of pre-war photographs of family and friends in various cities in Germany.

Date
approximately 1884-1966  (inclusive)
approximately 1914-1966  (bulk)
Language
German
English
Hebrew
Extent
4 folders
1 oversize folder
1 oversize box
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Justin Dingfelder
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Record last modified: 2017-07-27 18:33:53
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