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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
commemoration:  1924
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
received:  approximately 1930
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
received:  approximately 1928
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
received:  approximately 1928
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
received:  approximately 1928
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
received:  approximately 1928
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
received:  approximately 1930
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
commemoration:  1928 July 25
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
commemoration:  1934-1935
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
received:  1935
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
received:  1925
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
issue:  approximately 1930
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
issue:  approximately 1930
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
use:  approximately 1925
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
received:  approximately 1925-1930
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
received:  approximately 1930
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
received:  approximately 1925
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
received:  1931-1949
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
received:  approximately 1925
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
commemoration:  1926
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
use:  approximately 1935
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
use:  approximately 1935
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
use:  approximately 1935
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
use:  approximately 1935
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
use:  approximately 1935
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
use:  approximately 1935
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
use:  approximately 1935
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1935
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
received:  1946 January 03
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
received:  1938 December 04
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
received:  1939 January 01
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
received:  1934
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
received:  approximately 1935
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
received:  1945 April 29
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
received:  1941
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
received:  1932
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
received:  1934
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940

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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
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
use:  approximately 1940
Rectangular locket with 3 photos owned by a German Jewish businessman in Shanghai
 
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