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Edgar Gaerber collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of one paper note and five coins from the Łódź ghetto, an antisemitic calendar, seventeen false identification documents, and a publication relating to the experiences of Edgar Gaerber and his parents, Dr. Bernard and Fanka Gaerber, during the Holocaust in Lvov, Poland (L'viv Ukraine) and in hiding in nearby towns and after the Holocaust in Łódź, Poland.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2003 by Ed Gaerber.
Date
1937-1945
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Gaerber family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2003.460.1

Date
inclusive:  1937-1944

Łódź ghetto scrip, 2 mark note, in 3 pieces acquired by Polish Jewish survivor

Object | Accession Number: 2003.460.2 a-c

Geography
issue: Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Łódź (Poland)
Date
issue:  1940 May 15
Łódź ghetto scrip, 2 mark note, in 3 pieces acquired by Polish Jewish survivor

Łódź ghetto scrip, 2 mark note, acquired by Polish Jewish survivor

Object | Accession Number: 2003.460.3 a-b

Geography
issue: Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Łódź (Poland)
Date
issue:  1940 May 15
Łódź ghetto scrip, 2 mark note, acquired by Polish Jewish survivor

Łódź (Litzmannstadt) ghetto scrip, 10 mark coin acquired by Polish Jewish survivor

Object | Accession Number: 2003.460.4

Geography
manufacture: Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Łódź (Poland)
Date
issue:  1943
Łódź (Litzmannstadt) ghetto scrip, 10 mark coin acquired by Polish Jewish survivor

Łódź (Litzmannstadt) ghetto scrip, 10 mark coin acquired by Polish Jewish survivor

Object | Accession Number: 2003.460.5

Geography
manufacture: Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Łódź (Poland)
Date
issue:  1943
Łódź (Litzmannstadt) ghetto scrip, 10 mark coin acquired by Polish Jewish survivor

Łódź (Litzmannstadt) ghetto scrip, 5 mark coin acquired by Polish Jewish survivor

Object | Accession Number: 2003.460.6

Geography
manufacture: Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Łódź (Poland)
Date
issue:  1943
Łódź (Litzmannstadt) ghetto scrip, 5 mark coin acquired by Polish Jewish survivor

Łódź (Litzmannstadt) ghetto scrip, 5 mark coin acquired by Polish Jewish survivor

Object | Accession Number: 2003.460.7

Geography
manufacture: Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Łódź (Poland)
Date
issue:  1943
Łódź (Litzmannstadt) ghetto scrip, 5 mark coin acquired by Polish Jewish survivor

Łódź (Litzmannstadt) ghetto scrip, 5 mark coin acquired by Polish Jewish survivor

Object | Accession Number: 2003.460.8

Geography
manufacture: Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Łódź (Poland)
Date
issue:  1943
Łódź (Litzmannstadt) ghetto scrip, 5 mark coin acquired by Polish Jewish survivor

Calendar with cover of a Jew leading a Bolshevik monkey

Object | Accession Number: 2003.460.9

Geography
publication: Poland
received: Poland
Date
publication/distribution:  1943
Calendar with cover of a Jew leading a Bolshevik monkey

Photobook

Publication | Accession Number: 2003.460.10

Geography
publication: Łódź (Poland)
Date
publication/distribution:  1945
 
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