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Ilie Wacs collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artifacts, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Ilie Wacs and his family in Shanghai, China, before and during World War II. six drawings, 1 set (10 pages) of patterns, 1 book - "'ORT' SHANGHAI Course in Cutting Mens Clothing"
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2005 by Ilie Wacs.
Date
1943-1945
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Interior of the Wacs' home in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2005.229.1

Geography
creation : Shanghai (China)
Date
1945

Makeshift stove in the Wacs' home in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2005.229.2

Geography
creation : Shanghai (China)
Date
1944

Street scene in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2005.229.3

Geography
creation : Shanghai (China)
Date
1945

Man in overcoat carrying cane, drawn to illustrate pattern

Object | Accession Number: 2005.229.4

Geography
creation : Shanghai (China)
Date
1943-1945

Man in 2-breasted suit carrying newspaper, drawn to illustrate pattern

Object | Accession Number: 2005.229.5

Geography
creation : Shanghai (China)
Date
1943-1945

Man in a 3-button suit, drawn to illustrate pattern

Object | Accession Number: 2005.229.6

Geography
creation : Shanghai (China)
Date
1943-1945

Set of 10 patterns for menswear

Object | Accession Number: 2005.229.7 a-j

Geography
creation : Shanghai (China)
Date
1943-1945

ORT Shanghai Course in Cutting Men's Clothing by M. Wacs

Object | Accession Number: 2005.229.8

Geography
creation : Shanghai (China)
Date
1943-1945
 
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