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Bella and Henry Tovey collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of one Łódź ghetto note, two West German banknotes, a Star of David badge, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Bella Jacbubowicz (alter Tovey) and her family and Henry Tovey in Łódź, Poland, and Germany during and after the Holocaust. Some of these materials may be combined into a single collection in the future.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1990 by Bella Jakubowicz Tovey, wife of Henry Tovey.
Date
1941-1948
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Bella Tovey papers

Document | Accession Number: 1990.31

Date
1941-1943

Łódź (Litzmannstadt) ghetto scrip, 20 mark note acquired by a Polish Jewish survivor

Object | Accession Number: 1990.31.6

Geography
issue: Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Łódź (Poland)
Date
issue:  1940 May 15
Łódź (Litzmannstadt) ghetto scrip, 20 mark note acquired by a Polish Jewish survivor

Weimar Germany Reichsbanknote, 10 Reichsmarks, owned by a Jewish Polish survivor

Object | Accession Number: 1990.31.7

Geography
issue: Germany
Date
issue:  approximately 1929
Weimar Germany Reichsbanknote, 10 Reichsmarks, owned by a Jewish Polish survivor

Federal Republic of Germany bank note, 5 pfennig, acquired by a Polish Jewish survivor

Object | Accession Number: 1990.31.8

Geography
issue: Germany (West)
Date
issue:  1948-1960
Federal Republic of Germany bank note, 5 pfennig, acquired by a Polish Jewish survivor

Star of David badge with word Jude issued to an inmate of Łódź ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 1990.31.9

Geography
issue: Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Łódź (Poland)
Date
use:  1939-1945
Star of David badge with word Jude issued to an inmate of Łódź ghetto

Bella Tovey collection

Document | Accession Number: 2000.179

Date
creation:  1939-1946
 
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