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Iris Avni-Menzer family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of tefillin with storage pouch and photographs relating to the experiences of Herta (Iris) Menzer and the Menzer and Steiner families in Nitra, Czechoslovakia, and the surrounding region during and after the Holocaust.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2004 by Iris Herta Avni-Menzer.
Date
before 1942-1945
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Menzer and Steiner family photograph collection

Document | Accession Number: 2004.446.1


Tefillin set hidden and recovered postwar by a Czech Jewish family

Object | Accession Number: 2004.446.2 a-b

Geography
recovery : Banska Bystrica (Slovakia)
Date
before 1944 December 14
after 1945 March
Tefillin set hidden and recovered postwar by a Czech Jewish family

Green striped sateen tefillin pouch hidden and recovered postwar by a Czech Jewish family

Object | Accession Number: 2004.446.3

Geography
recovery : Banska Bystrica (Slovakia)
Date
before 1944 December 14
after 1945 March
Green striped sateen tefillin pouch hidden and recovered postwar by a Czech Jewish family
 
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