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Alexander and Raya Magid Markon family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a dog tag, correspondence, documents, identification cards, and photographs relating to Alexander and Raya Magid Markon and their son Alain during and after the Holocaust when the family left German occupied France for the United States. Some of these materials may be unified into a single collection in the future.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2004 by Genya Markon, the daughter of Alexander and Raya Magid Markon. Accretions to the collection were donated at other times.
Date
1927-1974
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Genya Markon photograph

Document | Accession Number: 1999.139

Date
1942

Raya Markon letter

Document | Accession Number: 2003.109

Date
circa 1940 December

Markon family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2004.642.1

Date
1927-1974

French Army ID tag worn by a Jewish Lithuanian emigre soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2004.642.2

Geography
issue: Paris (France)
Date
issue:  1929
French Army ID tag worn by a Jewish Lithuanian emigre soldier

Markon family photograph collection

Document | Accession Number: 2013.500.1

Date
inclusive:  1929-1945
 
Record last modified: 2020-07-16 15:44:25
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