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Grootkerk family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2002.22.1

The Grootkerk family papers consist of biographical materials, correspondence, personal narratives, photographs, and printed materials documenting Jacques and Hedi Grootkerk’s marriage in Amsterdam, Jacques’ flight to England via Spain and service in the Princess Irene Brigade, and Hedi’s flight to Switzerland via France. The bulk of the collection is comprised of love letters between Jacques and Hedi while they were separated during the war.

Date
1930-1996  (inclusive)
1930-1951  (bulk)
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Extent
3 boxes
1 oversize box
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Paul Grootkerk and the Estate of Paul Grootkerk
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Record last modified: 2017-10-12 07:15:03
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