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Bernhard Groeschel collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of two batim from a set of tefillin and a tefillin storage pouch relating to the experiences of Bernhard Groeschel in Forchheim, Germany, before and after the Holocaust.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2004 by Irma Mathes, the daughter of Bernhard Groeschel.
Date
before 1938 November 09-after 1945 May
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Pair of batim from a set of tefillin rescued after Kristallnacht and recovered postwar

Object | Accession Number: 2004.576.1 a-b

Geography
use : Forchheim (Oberfranken, Germany)
recovery : Forchheim (Oberfranken, Germany)
Date
before 1938 November 09  (use)
after 1945 May  (recovered)
Pair of batim from a set of tefillin rescued after Kristallnacht and recovered postwar

Black velvet tefillin pouch embroidered BG rescued after Kristallnacht and recovered postwar

Object | Accession Number: 2004.576.2

Geography
use : Forchheim (Oberfranken, Germany)
recovery : Forchheim (Oberfranken, Germany)
Date
before 1938 November 09  (use)
after 1945 May  (recovered)
Black velvet tefillin pouch embroidered BG rescued after Kristallnacht and recovered postwar
 
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