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George Flaum Banet collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a walking stick, a quill pen, and a woodcut relating to the experiences of Georges Flaum (later Banet) and his parents Charles and Therese in France during and after the Holocaust, which Georges survived in hiding, while his parents were held in internment camps in France, and then deported and killed in Auschwitz concentration camp in German occupied Poland.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1999 by George Flaum Banet.
Date
approximately 1942
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Wooden pen made for the son of a transit camp inmate by another inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1999.170.1 a-b

Geography
creation: Pithiviers (Concentration camp); Pithiviers (France)
received: Pithiviers (Concentration camp); Pithiviers (France)
Date
creation:  before 1942 June
received:  approximately 1942 June
Wooden pen made for the son of a transit camp inmate by another inmate

Walking stick received as a gift by a French Jewish boy who survived in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 1999.170.2

Geography
creation: Pithiviers (Concentration camp); Pithiviers (France)
received: Pithiviers (Concentration camp); Pithiviers (France)
Date
creation:  before 1942 June
received:  approximately 1942 June
Walking stick received as a gift by a French Jewish boy who survived in hiding

Woodcut of camp life made for the son of a transit camp inmate by another inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1999.170.3

Geography
creation: Pithiviers (Concentration camp); Pithiviers (France)
received: Pithiviers (Concentration camp); Pithiviers (France)
Date
creation:  after 1941 May-before 1942 June
received:  approximately 1942 June
Woodcut of camp life made for the son of a transit camp inmate by another inmate
 
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