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Suitcase used by a Jewish family for their flight from Germany

Object | Accession Number: 2000.546.1

Suitcase carried by Ruth Arnoldi when her family fled Nazi Germany in October 1941 for Santo Domingo. They had to have the suitcase made to the order per government regulations. A German official supervised the packing of the suitcase, which was then sealed.

Date
1941 October  (use)
Classification
Containers
Category
Luggage
Object Type
Suitcases (aat)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Ruth Arnoldi Kohn
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Record last modified: 2018-09-27 16:11:38
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