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Helen and Joseph Matlow family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a blanket, cooking pot, shirt, long underwear, and photograph relating to the experiences of Helen and Joseph Matlow and their family before and during the Holocaust in Poland, and afterwards in the Eggenfelden displaced persons camp in Germany.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2003 by Helen and Joseph Matlow.
Date
1935-1949
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Embroidered floral smock worn by a Jewish girl in prewar Poland

Object | Accession Number: 2003.193.2

Geography
received: Dziatlava (Belarus)
Date
received:  1935
Embroidered floral smock worn by a Jewish girl in prewar Poland

Enameled Dutch oven used by a Jewish family in a displaced persons camp

Object | Accession Number: 2003.193.3 a-b

Geography
use: Eggenfelden (Displaced persons camp); Eggenfelden (Germany)
Date
use:  1947 January-1949 May
Enameled Dutch oven used by a Jewish family in a displaced persons camp

Long underwear worn by a Jewish Polish partisan in the Soviet Army

Object | Accession Number: 2003.193.4

Geography
use: Poland
Date
use:  approximately 1944
Long underwear worn by a Jewish Polish partisan in the Soviet Army

Bedcover used by a Jewish girl in a displaced persons camp

Object | Accession Number: 2003.193.5

Geography
use: Eggenfelden (Displaced persons camp); Eggenfelden (Germany)
Date
use:  1948 January-1949 May
Bedcover used by a Jewish girl in a displaced persons camp
 
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