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Adelaide and Fritz Kauffmann collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artifacts, correspondence, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Adelaide and Fritz Kauffmann in Shanghai, China, from 1931-1949.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2006 by Ronnie Leibowitz, executor for the Estate of Adelaide Kauffmann.
Date
1931-1949
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Fritz and Adelaide Kauffmann papers

Document | Accession Number: 2006.19.1

Date
1924-1980

Lapel pin with embossed ski decoration owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.2

Geography
distribution : Germany
Date
1924  (commemoration)
Lapel pin with embossed ski decoration owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Hortobágy Horse Days pin owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.3

Geography
received : Hortobagy (Hungary)
Date
approximately 1930  (received)
Hortobágy Horse Days pin owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

HUNGARIA TOUR stickpin owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.4

Geography
received : Hungary
Date
approximately 1928  (received)
HUNGARIA TOUR stickpin owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

HUNGARIA TOUR stickpin owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.5

Geography
received : Hungary
Date
approximately 1928  (received)
HUNGARIA TOUR stickpin owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

HUNGARIA TOUR stickpin owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.6

Geography
received : Hungary
Date
approximately 1928  (received)
HUNGARIA TOUR stickpin owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Horseshoe shaped stickpin with blue border owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.7

Geography
received : Hungary
Date
approximately 1928  (received)
Horseshoe shaped stickpin with blue border owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Button with a portrait of young woman with dark hair

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.8

Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Button with a portrait of young woman with dark hair

Gurgl ski club pin owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.9

Geography
depiction : Obergurgl (Austria)
Date
approximately 1930  (received)
Gurgl ski club pin owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Kosciusko Alpine Club ski pin owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.10

Geography
received : Australia
Date
1928 July 25  (commemoration)
Kosciusko Alpine Club ski pin owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Shanghai Paper Hunt Club lapel button owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.11

Geography
received : Shanghai Paper Hunt Club; Shanghai (China)
Date
1934-1935  (commemoration)
Shanghai Paper Hunt Club lapel button owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Pin with an IHC monogram owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.12

Geography
received : Shanghai (China)
Date
1935  (received)
Pin with an IHC monogram owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Engraved ornament of a ski awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.13

Date
1925  (received)
Engraved ornament of a ski awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Celerina ski school medal owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.14

Geography
distribution : Celerina (Switzerland)
Date
approximately 1930  (issue)
Celerina ski school medal owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Celerina ski school medal owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.15

Geography
received : Celerina (Switzerland)
Date
approximately 1930  (issue)
Celerina ski school medal owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Decorative medal with St. Bernard with a ski and a dog owned by a German Jewsh businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.16

Geography
received : Switzerland
Date
approximately 1925  (use)
Decorative medal with St. Bernard with a ski and a dog owned by a German Jewsh businessman in Shanghai

Medal with word Arosa and an image of St. Bernard owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.17

Geography
received : Arosa (Switzerland)
Date
approximately 1925-1930  (received)
Medal with word Arosa and an image of St. Bernard owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Decorative medal with a Swiss town and alps owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.18

Geography
distribution : Obergurgl (Austria)
Date
approximately 1930  (received)
Decorative medal with a Swiss town and alps owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Pin of propeller wings with the letters NOBS owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.19

Geography
received : Germany
Date
approximately 1925  (received)
Pin of propeller wings with the letters NOBS owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Pin from the Ski and Winter Sports Club of China owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.20

Geography
received : China
Date
1931-1949  (received)
Pin from the Ski and Winter Sports Club of China owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Pin with ski jumper owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.21

Date
approximately 1925  (received)
Pin with ski jumper owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Swabian Ski Championship pin owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.22

Geography
received : Baiersbronn (Germany)
Date
1926  (commemoration)
Swabian Ski Championship pin owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Oval locket with 2 photos of a young woman owned by emigres in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.23

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1935  (use)
Oval locket with 2 photos of a young woman owned by emigres in Shanghai

Hunt crop with horn handle used by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.24

Geography
use : Shanghai Polo Club; Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1935  (use)
Hunt crop with horn handle used by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Riding crop with leather handle used by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.25

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1935  (use)
Riding crop with leather handle used by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Polo whip with brown leather handle used by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.26

Geography
use : Shanghai Polo Club; Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1935  (use)
Polo whip with brown leather handle used by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Hound leash used by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.27

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1935  (use)
Hound leash used by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Shoehorn with a long metal shaft owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.28

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1935  (use)
Shoehorn with a long metal shaft owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

White polo helmet owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.29

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1935  (use)
White polo helmet owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Set of seal skin ski straps used by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.30 a-b

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Set of seal skin ski straps used by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Set of seal skin ski straps used by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.31 a-b

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1935  (use)
Set of seal skin ski straps used by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Chinese Hunt Club silver trophy cup awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.32

Geography
distribution : Chinese Hunt Club; Shanghai (China)
Date
1946 January 03  (received)
Chinese Hunt Club silver trophy cup awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Shanghai Paper Hunt Club silver trophy cup awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.33

Geography
received : Shanghai Paper Hunt Club; Shanghai (China)
Date
1938 December 04  (received)
Shanghai Paper Hunt Club silver trophy cup awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Shanghai Paper Hunt Club silver trophy cup awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.34

Geography
distribution : Shanghai Paper Hunt Club; Shanghai (China)
Date
1939 January 01  (received)
Shanghai Paper Hunt Club silver trophy cup awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Silver trophy cup with wooden base awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.35 a-b

Geography
received : Shanghai (China)
Date
1934  (received)
Silver trophy cup with wooden base awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Monthly Club Competition silver trophy cup with wooded base awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.36 a-b

Geography
received : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1935  (received)
Monthly Club Competition silver trophy cup with wooded base awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Recreation Club of Shanghai silver trophy cup with wooden base awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.37 a-b

Geography
received : Shanghai (China)
Date
1945 April 29  (received)
Recreation Club of Shanghai silver trophy cup with wooden base awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Shanghai Polo Club silver trophy cup with wooden base awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.38 a-b

Geography
received : Shanghai Polo Club; Shanghai (China)
Date
1941  (received)
Shanghai Polo Club silver trophy cup with wooden base awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

First prize silver trophy cup with wooden base awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.39 a-b

Geography
received : Shanghai (China)
Date
1932  (received)
First prize silver trophy cup with wooden base awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Second prize silver trophy cup with wooden base awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.40 a-b

Geography
received : Shanghai (China)
Date
1934  (received)
Second prize silver trophy cup with wooden base awarded to a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Yellow cloth vest with 5 brass buttons owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.41

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Yellow cloth vest with 5 brass buttons owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Brown riding breeches owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.42

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Brown riding breeches owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Brown jodhpurs with stirrups owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.43

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Brown jodhpurs with stirrups owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Formal trousers with tuxedo trim owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.44

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Formal trousers with tuxedo trim owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Black hunt tail coat owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.45

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Black hunt tail coat owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Red hunt jacket owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.46

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Red hunt jacket owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

White bow tie with textured diamond pattern owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.47

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)

Tailored white shirt with a starched bib worn by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.48

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Tailored white shirt with a starched bib worn by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Tailored white shirt with a starched bib worn by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.49

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Tailored white shirt with a starched bib worn by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Tailored white vest owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.50

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Tailored white vest owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Tailored white vest owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.51

Geography
creation : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Tailored white vest owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Tailored white vest owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.52

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Tailored white vest owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Gray cloth jodhpurs owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.53

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
creation : Rome (Italy)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Gray cloth jodhpurs owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Brown riding breeches owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.54

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Brown riding breeches owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Tan leather belt owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.55

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Tan leather belt owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Black leather riding boots owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.56 a-b

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Black leather riding boots owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Inscribed wooden boot tree in 4 sections owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.57.1 a-d

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Inscribed wooden boot tree in 4 sections owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Wooden boot tree in 4 sections with inscriptions owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.57.2 a-d

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Wooden boot tree in 4 sections with inscriptions owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Black leather riding boots owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.58 a-b

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Black leather riding boots owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Wooden boot tree in 4 sections owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.59.1 a-d

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Wooden boot tree in 4 sections owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Wooden boot tree in 4 sections owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.59.2 a-d

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Wooden boot tree in 4 sections owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Rosary with Virgin Mary medallion and leather pouch owned by a British woman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.60 a-b

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Rosary with Virgin Mary medallion and leather pouch owned by a British woman in Shanghai

Rectangular locket with 3 photos owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai

Object | Accession Number: 2006.19.61

Geography
use : Shanghai (China)
Date
approximately 1940  (use)
Rectangular locket with 3 photos owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai
 
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