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Lilli Schischa Tauber family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of three detachable collars, comb, shoulder bag, thirteen handkerchiefs, a leather portfolio, travel sewing kit and two thread sets, correspondence, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Lilli Schischa and her family in Austria before and during the Holocaust and after Lilli's escape to Great Britain on a Kindertransport in 1939.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2003 by Lilli Schischa Tauber.
Date
1930-1950
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Schischa family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2003.454.1

Date
1930-1950

Green handkerchief with pink KS monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.2

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Green handkerchief with pink KS monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Peach handkerchief with a pink monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.3

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Peach handkerchief with a pink monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Pale orange handkerchief with a pink monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.4

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Pale orange handkerchief with a pink monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Light blue handkerchief with a pink monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.5

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Light blue handkerchief with a pink monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Light blue handkerchief with a pink monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.6

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Light blue handkerchief with a pink monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Light green handkerchief with a pink monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.7

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Light green handkerchief with a pink monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

White handkerchief with a blue monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.8

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
White handkerchief with a blue monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Offwhite handkerchief with a white initial carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.9

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Offwhite handkerchief with a white initial carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Offwhite handkerchief with two monograms carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.10

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Offwhite handkerchief with two monograms carried by a Kindertransport refugee

White handkerchief with blue, brown, and white stripes carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.11

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
White handkerchief with blue, brown, and white stripes carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Offwhite handkerchief with a red monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.12

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Offwhite handkerchief with a red monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Offwhite handkerchief with a blue embroidered monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.13

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Offwhite handkerchief with a blue embroidered monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Offwhite handkerchief with floral whitework and a yellow monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.14

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Offwhite handkerchief with floral whitework and a yellow monogram carried by a Kindertransport refugee

White collar with lace trim carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.15

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
White collar with lace trim carried by a Kindertransport refugee

White collar with blue polka dots carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.16

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
White collar with blue polka dots carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Embroidered yellow collar carried by a Kindertransport refugeec

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.17

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Embroidered yellow collar carried by a Kindertransport refugeec

Beige leather purse with decorative piping used by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.18

Geography
received: Great Britain
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
use:  1945-1950
Beige leather purse with decorative piping used by a Kindertransport refugee

Brown leather portfolio carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.19

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Brown leather portfolio carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Travel sewing box with 16 floss spools carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.20

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Travel sewing box with 16 floss spools carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Travel sewing box with 16 floss spools carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.21

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Travel sewing box with 16 floss spools carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Sewing box with accessories carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.22 a-ap

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Sewing box with accessories carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Yellow plastic comb with cardboard case carried by a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2003.454.23 a-b

Geography
received: Wiener Neustadt (Austria)
Date
emigration:  1939 July 13
Yellow plastic comb with cardboard case carried by a Kindertransport refugee
 
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