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Anna Leist collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a handmade portfolio and five books relating to the experiences of Anna Zajac and her sister Lydia in the Ahawah Children's Home in Berlin, Germany, from 1936-1938 and her subsequent journey to Great Britain as a Kindertransport refugee in December 1938.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2004 by Anna Zajac Leist.
Date
1936-1938 December
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סדור מרגלית טובה : : נוסח אשכנז

Object | Accession Number: 2004.19.1

Geography
publication: Przemysl (Poland).
Date
publication/distribution:  1925

Sefat Emet

Object | Accession Number: 2004.19.2

Geography
publication: Halberstadt (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1923

Sefat Emet

Object | Accession Number: 2004.19.3

Geography
publication: Halberstadt (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1923

Siddur schaare tefillah : Gebetbuch fur Synagoge, Schule und Haus

Object | Accession Number: 2004.19.4

Geography
publication: Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1914

Hagada

Object | Accession Number: 2004.19.5

Geography
publication: Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1936

Handmade stationery folder brought with a Kindertransport refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2004.19.6

Geography
received: Ahawah (Orphanage : Berlin, Germany)
Date
received:  1938 October-1937
creation:  approximately 1935 July
 
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