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Sydonia and Zbigniew Kelhoffer family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artifacts: armbands, badges, and a wooden box, correspondence, documents, glass and film negatives, and photographs relating to the experiences of Sydonia and Zbigniew Kelhoffer and their families before the Holocaust in Boryslaw, Poland (now Boryslav, Ukraine), and during the Holocaust in the Boryslaw ghetto and Beskiden labor camp, including years when they lived in hiding.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2004 by Barbara Kelhoffer Bieganiec, the daughter of Sydonia and Zbigniew Kelhoffer.
Date
1914-1957
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Arbeitsjude [Jewish worker] armband number 102616 worn in the Boryslaw ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 2004.706.3

Geography
use : Jewish ghetto; Boryslav (Ukraine)
Date
1942 November-1942 December  (use)
Arbeitsjude [Jewish worker] armband number 102616 worn in the Boryslaw ghetto

Plastic covered paper armband with a cut out Star of David worn in the Boryslaw ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 2004.706.4

Geography
use : Boryslav (Ukraine)
Date
approximately 1941 July-1943  (use)
Plastic covered paper armband with a cut out Star of David worn in the Boryslaw ghetto

Plastic covered Rustung [Armament] badge worn by a Polish Jewish worker in Beskiden labor camp

Object | Accession Number: 2004.706.5

Geography
use : Beskiden labor camp; Boryslav (Ukraine)
Date
approximately 1942-1943  (use)
Plastic covered Rustung [Armament] badge worn by a Polish Jewish worker in Beskiden labor camp

Badge with an R for Rustung (Armament) worn by a Polish Jewish worker in Beskiden labor camp

Object | Accession Number: 2004.706.6

Geography
use : Beskiden labor camp; Boryslav (Ukraine)
Date
approximately 1942-1943  (use)
Badge with an R for Rustung (Armament) worn by a Polish Jewish worker in Beskiden labor camp

Cloth badge with an R for Rustung (Armament) worn by a Polish Jewish worker in Beskiden labor camp

Object | Accession Number: 2004.706.7

Geography
use : Beskiden labor camp; Boryslav (Ukraine)
Date
1942-1943  (use)
Cloth badge with an R for Rustung (Armament) worn by a Polish Jewish worker in Beskiden labor camp

Wooden box with inlaid initials used by a Polish Jew in hiding in the Boryslaw ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 2004.706.8

Geography
use : Boryslav (Ukraine)
Date
1942-1945  (use)
Wooden box with inlaid initials used by a Polish Jew in hiding in the Boryslaw ghetto

Kelhoffer and Pomeranz families papers

Document | Accession Number: 2004.706.9

Date
1916-1960  (inclusive)
1940-1950  (bulk)
Kelhoffer and Pomeranz families papers

Plastic covered Arbeitsjude [Jewish worker] armband, number 102866 worn in the Boryslaw ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 2004.706.2a-c

Geography
use : Boryslav (Ukraine)
Date
1942 November-1942 December  (use)
Plastic covered Arbeitsjude [Jewish worker] armband, number 102866 worn in the Boryslaw ghetto
 
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