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Alicia Fajnsztejn Weinsberg collection

Collection
Collection Summary
Consists of a purse owned by the donor's aunt and kept by Alicia Weinsberg in hiding; a Russian affidavit for Jakob Fajnsztejn (the donor's grandfather); seven postcards from the Warsaw ghetto; one letter and envelope from the ghetto; one Red Cross letter from the ghetto; two identity cards; three false birth certificates; and one letter from the American Consul General in Sweden. Also includes other materials concerning the wartime experiences of the donor's family. Some of these materials may be unified into a single collection in the future.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum by Alicia Fajnsztejn Weinsberg in 2002. Accretions may have been added to this collection.
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Alicia Fajnsztejn Weinsberg papers

Document | Accession Number: 1999.A.0068

Date
1937-1944

Alicia Fajnsztejn Weinsberg papers

Document | Accession Number: 1999.A.0208

Date
1942-1948

Alicia Fajnsztejn Weinsberg papers

Document | Accession Number: 2002.53.1

Date
inclusive:  1940-1948

Purse

Object | Accession Number: 2002.53.2

Purse

Alicia Weinsberg papers

Document | Accession Number: 2002.489

Date
1948-1966
 
Record last modified: 2020-07-27 17:04:38
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