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Herman Schwartz collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a Torah mantle and photographs relating to the experiences of Herman Schwartz while a soldier in the United States Army in France and Germany during World War II.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1989 by Herman Schwartz.
Date
1944-1945
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Herman Schwartz photograph collection

Document | Accession Number: 1989.291

Date
creation:  1945

Green velvet Torah mantle with 10 Commandments found by a US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 1989.291.1

Geography
found: desecrated synagogue; Saverne (France)
Date
creation:  1905
found:  approximately 1944 November-approximately 1945 January
Green velvet Torah mantle with 10 Commandments found by a US soldier
 
Record last modified: 2019-12-04 14:22:56
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