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Olga Lax papers

Document | Accession Number: 2005.349.1

The papers consist of a photo album and photographs of Julia Rabinowicz [donor's mother] and her friends in the children's home in Helenowek near Łódź, Poland, from 1946 to 1949; other photographs showing Julia, her sister, Krystyna, and her parents before and during World War II in the ghetto in Łódź; miniature notebooks in a small bag; an autograph book; notes written on birch bark; two documents stating that Julia Rabinowicz has been released from Kratzau (Chrastava), Czechoslovakia, and is returning to her hometown of Łódź; a document issued by the Jewish Historical Institute in Warsaw, Poland, stating that Julia Rabinowicz was imprisoned in the Łódź ghetto and in August 1944 was deported to Auschwitz; and other documents.

Language
Polish
Extent
2 oversize boxes
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Olga Lax
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Record last modified: 2018-01-13 20:46:43
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