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Simon Jeruchim collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artifacts, drawings, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Simon Jeruchim and his family in France during and after World War II, when he lived as a hidden child in Normandy and then in foster homes near Paris.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2001 by Simon Jeruchim.
Date
1910-1947
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Brown leather coin purse with gold monogram used by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2001.328.2

Geography
use : France
Date
approximately 1944
Brown leather coin purse with gold monogram used by a hidden child

Autobiographical 2-sided colored drawing of a house and a nun by a French Jewish boy in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2001.328.3

Geography
creation : in hiding; Normandy (France)
depiction : Normandy (France)
Date
1943-1944

Two-sided colored drawings of a young boy, a river, and animals by a French Jewish boy while in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2001.328.4

Geography
creation : in hiding; Normandy (France)
Date
1943-1944

Small watercolor of a woman with a halo created by a French Jewish boy in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2001.328.5

Geography
creation : in hiding; Normandy (France)
Date
1943-1944

Watercolor of a flying passenger bus created by a French Jewish boy in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2001.328.6

Geography
creation : in hiding; Normandy (France)
Date
1943-1944
Watercolor of a flying passenger bus created by a French Jewish boy in hiding

Watercolor of two rooms painted by a French Jewish boy in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2001.328.7

Geography
creation : in hiding; Normandy (France)
depiction : Normandy (France)
Date
1943-1944

2-sided watercolor of an imagined village bombing by a French Jewish boy in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2001.328.8

Geography
creation : in hiding; Normandy (France)
depiction : Savigny-le-Vieux (France)
Date
approximately 1944 June
1944 June 06

Two-sided watercolor of country road and orchard by a French Jewish boy in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2001.328.9

Geography
creation : in hiding; Normandy (France)
depiction : La Renouardiere (France)
Date
1943-1944
1943-1944

Two-sided drawing with 3 images: a restaurant, Boy Scouts, and a farmer by a Jewish boy in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 2001.328.10

Geography
creation : in hiding; Normandy (France)
Date
1943-1944

Simon Jeruchim papers

Document | Accession Number: 2001.328.41

Date
1930-approximately 2011
1930-1956
Simon Jeruchim papers
 
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