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Lea Abramowicz family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a purse, Star of David badge, wallet, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Lea Abramowicz and her family before the Holocaust in Russia, Danzig, and Palestine, during the Holocaust when they lived in hiding in Belgium, and after the Holocaust in Belgium and the United States.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2003 by Myriam Abramowicz, the daughter of Lea Abramowicz.
Date
1906-1961
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Black leather bi-fold wallet used by a Jewish family in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2003.318.2

Geography
use: Brussels (Belgium)
Date
use:  1942-1944
Black leather bi-fold wallet used by a Jewish family in hiding

Star of David badge with letter J owned by Jewish Belgian couple

Object | Accession Number: 2003.318.3

Geography
use: Brussels (Belgium)
Date
use:  after 1942 May-1942 September
Star of David badge with letter J owned by Jewish Belgian couple

Beige purse with cross stitched initials used by a Jewish woman in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2003.318.4

Geography
use: Brussels (Belgium)
Date
use:  1942-1944
Beige purse with cross stitched initials used by a Jewish woman in hiding
 
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