Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Nina S. Merrick collection

Collection

Search this record's additional resources, such as finding aids, documents, or transcripts.

No results match this search term.
Check spelling and try again.

results are loading

0 results found for “keyward

    Overview

    Collection Summary
    The collection consists of a briefcase, Luftwaffe helmet, medal, and diary relating to the experiences of Nechama Szuster (Nina Schuster) after the Holocaust in a displaced persons camp in Eschwege, Germany, and following her emigration to the United States.
    Provenance
    The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum by Nina Schuster Merrick in 1988 and 1989.
    Search This Collection

    Browse 4 Items In This Collection

    German Luftwaffe M1935 helmet

    Object | Accession Number: 1988.70.2

    Geography
    found: Columbia (Md.)
    manufacture: Berlin (Germany)
    Date
    manufacture:  1939
    German Luftwaffe M1935 helmet

    Nina Merrick papers

    Document | Accession Number: 1988.70.3

    Date
    inclusive:  1945-1949
    Nina Merrick papers

    Brown leather briefcase acquired by a Polish Jewish woman in a DP camp

    Object | Accession Number: 1989.277.1

    Geography
    received: Eschwege (Germany)
    Date
    received:  approximately 1946
    Brown leather briefcase acquired by a Polish Jewish woman in a DP camp

    National Society of Colonial Daughters essay award with case won by a Polish Jewish refugee

    Object | Accession Number: 1989.277.18 a-b

    Geography
    issue: United States
    Date
    issue:  1949
    National Society of Colonial Daughters essay award with case won by a Polish Jewish refugee
    Record last modified:
    2022-07-28 18:28:37
    This page:
    https:​/​/collections.ushmm.org​/search​/catalog​/irn514684

    Download & Licensing

    Contact Us