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Dorit Isaacsohn family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a hatbox, two trunks, a coin, and photographs relating to the experiences of Dorit Isaacsohn, her parents Gertrud and Julius, and other family members before the Holocaust in Gratz and Berlin, Germany, which Dorit and Gertrud survived in hiding, and after the Holocaust in Berlin and the United States.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2003 by Dorit Isaacsohn.
Date
approximately 1930-1949
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Brown burlap covered trunk used postwar by a young German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.242.2 a-b

Geography
received : Berlin (Germany)
Date
1949 November
Brown burlap covered trunk used postwar by a young German Jewish refugee

Square, brown burlap covered trunk used postwar by a young German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.242.3

Geography
received : Berlin (Germany)
manufacture : Leipzig (Germany)
Date
1949 November
Square, brown burlap covered trunk used postwar by a young German Jewish refugee

Imitation leather hatbox used postwar by a young German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.242.4

Geography
received : Berlin (Germany)
manufacture : Germany
Date
1949 November
Imitation leather hatbox used postwar by a young German Jewish refugee

Nazi Germany, 10 reichspfennig coin brought with a young German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.242.5

Geography
issue : Germany
Date
1949 November
1943
 
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