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Elaine Zaks papers

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    The papers consist of twelve photographs depicting Leah and Phillip Zaks Zakuska and their son, Michael in a DP camp in Florence, Italy, after World War II; seven photographs of unknown persons with Yiddish inscriptions on the verso; and one letter written to Ann Fonaroff of the United Service for New Americans, Enc. on November 2, 1948, on behalf of Philip, "Lisa", and "Moses" Zaks and concerning their immigration to the United States. Leah and Philip Zaks were from Poland. They made their way to Italy probably in 1945. Their son, Michael, was born in a displaced persons camp in Florence, Italy.
    inclusive:  1945-1948
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Elaine Zaks
    Collection Creator
    Elaine Zaks

    Physical Details

    English Yiddish
    Letters. Photographs.
    1 folder

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    Administrative Notes

    The papers were donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2005 by Elaine Zaks, the daughter of Leah and Phillip Zaks.
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