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Hanni Sondheimer Vogelweid family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artifacts, documents, and publications relating to the experiences of Hanni Sondheimer, her parents, Moritz and Setty, and her brother, Karl, as they emigrated from Berlin, Germany, to Kaunas, Lithuania, and then to Shanghai, China, before and during the Second World War.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2007 by Lloyd Vogelweid, the husband of Hanni Vogelweid, on behalf of the Estate of Hanni Vogelweid.
Date
1930-1947
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Estate of Hanni Vogelweid papers

Document | Accession Number: 2007.101.1

Date
1930-1940

Englisch- als erste fremdsprache- Teil 3

Publication | Accession Number: 2007.101.2

Date
1937

Prayer book

Publication | Accession Number: 2007.101.3

Date
1916

Union Hymnal for Jewish Worship

Publication | Accession Number: 2007.101.4

Date
1914

Wooden box with a painted Lithuanian folk scene with man given to a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2007.101.5

Geography
received : Kaunas (Lithuania)
en route : Hongkou Qu (Shanghai, China)
Date
approximately 1938  (received)
1941 February  (emigration)
Wooden box with a painted Lithuanian folk scene with man given to a German Jewish refugee

Wooden box painted with a woman in Lithuanian folk dress given to a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2007.101.6

Geography
received : Kaunas (Lithuania)
en route : Hongkou Qu (Shanghai, China)
Date
approximately 1938  (received)
1941 February  (emigration)
Wooden box painted with a woman in Lithuanian folk dress given to a German Jewish refugee

Monogrammed black and tan laced leather wallet used by a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2007.101.7

Geography
received : Kaunas (Lithuania)
en route : Hongkou Qu (Shanghai, China)
Date
1940  (received)
1941 February  (emigration)
Monogrammed black and tan laced leather wallet used by a German Jewish refugee

Red enamel permit tag in leather holder issued to a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2007.101.8

Geography
issue : Hongkou Qu (Shanghai, China)
Date
1941 March-1945 September  (issue)
Red enamel permit tag in leather holder issued to a German Jewish refugee

Red enamel permit tag in leather holder issued to a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2007.101.9

Geography
issue : Hongkou Qu (Shanghai, China)
Date
1941-1945  (use)
Red enamel permit tag in leather holder issued to a German Jewish refugee

Pao Chia red striped armband worn by a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2007.101.10

Geography
use : Hongkou Qu (Shanghai, China)
Date
1942-1945  (issue)
Pao Chia red striped armband worn by a German Jewish refugee

Stamped black plastic dust comb owned by a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2007.101.11

Geography
received : Kaunas (Lithuania)
en route : Hongkou Qu (Shanghai, China)
Date
1941 February  (emigration)
1941 February
Stamped black plastic dust comb owned by a German Jewish refugee

Black plastic dust comb owned by a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2007.101.12

Geography
received : Kaunas (Lithuania)
en route : Hongkou Qu (Shanghai, China)
Date
1941 February  (emigration)
Black plastic dust comb owned by a German Jewish refugee

Pair of black leather lace-up ice skates owned by a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2007.101.13 a-b

Geography
received : Kaunas (Lithuania)
en route : Hongkou Qu (Shanghai, China)
Date
approximately 1938  (received)
1946  (emigration)
Pair of black leather lace-up ice skates owned by a German Jewish refugee
 
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