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Lori Cunard collection

Collection Summary
Consists of documents, photographs, clippngs, and postcards, illustrating the experiences of Ingund Lore Lewinsky (donor) and her parents, Paula and Walter Lewinsky surrounding the Holocaust. Included are "Kennkarten," or Jewish identity cards, issued to all three family members, that were buried beneath the family's hiding place; Walter's identity card for forced labor at Zeiss Ikon; prewar photographs of the family aboard the ship Orinoco, correspondence from family members in Theresienstadt and Sachsenhausen, and post-war documents. Also included are three Star of David patches, worn by Walter, Paula, and Ingund Lore Lewinsky.
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2002 by Lori Cunard.
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Lori Cunard papers

Document | Accession Number: 2002.131.1

Star of David badge with Jude printed in the center

Object | Accession Number: 2002.131.2

Star of David badge with Jude printed in the center

Record last modified: 2020-06-17 09:29:23
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