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Melania Fogelbaum papers

Document | Accession Number: 1999.330

The Melania Fogelbaum papers consist of writings and correspondence documenting Melania Fogelbaum’s experiences in the Łódź ghetto between 1941 and 1944. The collection includes a notebook of poems and several loose pages from a journal of poems, drawings, and journal entries written by Melania while in the ghetto. Correspondence includes postcards between Melania and friends and family including Hala Frumkowska, Szymon Gliksman, Hipolit Fogelbaum, Cyla Fogelbaum, Jozef Fogelbaum, and a letter from the Jewish Council notifying Melania that due to her illness, she will receive additional rations for one week. The collection also includes photographs of Helena Zymler’s family and the Łódź ghetto.

Date
inclusive:  circa 1938-1946
Language
Polish
German
Yiddish
Extent
4 folders
1 book enclosure
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Helena Zymler-Svantesson
 
Record last modified: 2020-04-21 19:02:06
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