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Margot Schwarzschild Wicki collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artwork, documents, a notebook, photographs, and postcards relating to the experiences of Margo Schwarzschild and her family during their imprisonment in Gurs and Rivesaltes internment camps and her stay in the OSE Pringy children's home in France during the Holocaust, as well their life in the postwar period.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2006 by Margot Schwarzschild Wicki.
Date
approximately 1915-1949
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Margot Schwarzschild Wicki papers

Document | Accession Number: 2006.464.1

Date
inclusive:  1941-2003
Margot Schwarzschild Wicki papers

Etching of a sad young boy in an internment camp created postwar by a Swiss Aid nurse/rescuer

Object | Accession Number: 2006.464.2

Geography
depiction: Rivesaltes (Concentration camp); Rivesaltes (France)
Date
depiction:  1942
creation:  before 1989

Pencil sketch of a young boy with haunted eyes created postwar by a Swiss Aid nurse and rescuer

Object | Accession Number: 2006.464.3

Geography
depiction: Rivesaltes (Concentration camp); Rivesaltes (France)
Date
creation:  1989
depiction:  1942

Red crayon sketch of 4 females in heavy scarves created postwar by a Swiss Aid nurse and rescuer

Object | Accession Number: 2006.464.4

Geography
depiction: Rivesaltes (Concentration camp); Rivesaltes (France)
Date
creation:  1989
depiction:  1942
 
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