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Henry Wellisch collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of two suitcases that were used by Emil and Jolan Wellisch donor's parents as they fled from Vienna, Austria, to Palestine and Mauritius during World War II and were again used by the Wellisches when they emigrated to Canada in 1951
Provenance
The suitcases were donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2003 by Henry Wellisch.
Date
approximately 1930
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Suitcase used by a Jewish woman when she fled Vienna

Object | Accession Number: 2003.354.1

Date
approximately 1930
Suitcase used by a Jewish woman when she fled Vienna

Suitcase used by a Jewish man when he fled Vienna

Object | Accession Number: 2003.354.2

Date
approximately 1930
Suitcase used by a Jewish man when he fled Vienna
 
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