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Gaston Schmir collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of two children's books, "Mon Petit Trott" and "Contes et Légendes Du Grand Siècle," taken by Gaston Schmir from a school library in Brive-la-Gaillarde, France, in Apr. 1943. Gaston Schmir left the books in Haute-Savoie, France, before crossing into Switzerland, and he returned and recovered them after World War II.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2003 by Dr. Gaston L. Schmir.
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Contes et légendes du grand siècle

Object | Accession Number: 2003.162.1

Geography
publication: Paris (France)
Date
publication:  1933

Mon petit Trott

Object | Accession Number: 2003.162.2

Geography
publication: Paris (France)
Date
publication/distribution:  approximately 1913
 
Record last modified: 2021-04-12 13:06:56
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