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Ann West collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of badges, an armband, a cloth, scrip, a pamphlet, and personal papers related to Ann West's work for a German military laundry near Berlin, her deportation to Auschwitz and liberation, and her mother’s survival in Theresienstadt and status as a victim of fascism.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum by Ann West in 1988, 1989, and 1992.
Date
1943-1988
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Yellow cloth Star of David badge printed with the word Jude

Object | Accession Number: 1988.82.1

Date
approximately 1941
Yellow cloth Star of David badge printed with the word Jude

Yellow cloth Star of David badge printed with the word Jude

Object | Accession Number: 1988.82.2

Date
approximately 1941
Yellow cloth Star of David badge printed with the word Jude

Armband worn in Ravensbruck concentration camp

Object | Accession Number: 1988.82.3

Geography
use: Ravensbrück (Concentration camp); Ravensbrück (Germany)
Date
1944
Armband worn in Ravensbruck concentration camp


Theresienstadt ghetto-labor camp scrip, 10 kronen note

Object | Accession Number: 1988.82.5

Geography
issue: Theresienstadt (Concentration camp); Terezin (Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic)
Date
issue:  1943 January 01
Theresienstadt ghetto-labor camp scrip, 10 kronen note

Book

Publication | Accession Number: 1988.82.6

Geography
publication: Ludwigslust (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1945

Ann West papers

Document | Accession Number: 1988.82.9

Date
inclusive:  1943-1988
bulk:  1943-1946
Ann West papers
 
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