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Eva VonAncken family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a teddy bear, a stuffed rabbit, and photographs relating to the experiences of Eva Erszebet Kiss, her parents Istvan and Lilian Brichta Kiss, and the extended Kiss, Brichta, and Benko families before the Holocaust in Pecs and Szeged, Hungary, and during the Holocaust, when Eva and Lilian were interned in Szeged ghetto, Strasshof labor camp in Austria, and Theresienstadt ghetto/labor camp in Czechoslovakia, and after the war when they returned to Hungary.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2013 by Eva VonAncken.
Date
1938-1946
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Benko, Brichta and Kiss Families photographs

Document | Accession Number: 2013.104.1

Date
1938-1943
Benko, Brichta and Kiss Families photographs

Much loved teddy bear given to a Hungarian Jewish girl after her return from Theresienstadt

Object | Accession Number: 2013.104.2

Geography
received : Pecs (Hungary)
Date
after 1945 May
Much loved teddy bear given to a Hungarian Jewish girl after her return from Theresienstadt

Stuffed white rabbit made for a young Hungarian Jewish camp inmate

Object | Accession Number: 2013.104.3

Geography
creation : Theresienstadt (Concentration camp); Terezin (Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic)
received : Theresienstadt (Concentration camp); Terezin (Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic)
Date
approximately 1945 March
 
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