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Hemar family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2006.95.1

The Hemar family papers includes a 1940 postcard from Helena Kalwari in the Warsaw ghetto to her friend Tosia Stryk in Chicago, birth certificates purchased by Alice and Władek Hemar to secure identification cards under false identities, false identification cards and marriage certificate under the couple’s assumed names, a birth certificate for Ryszard Hemar under his false name, and photographs of Alice and Ryszard Hemar shortly after his birth and of Ryszard shortly after the war ended.

inclusive:  circa 1940-1947
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Alice Hemar
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 18:12:03
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