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Kliger family collection

Document | Accession Number: 2006.111

Consists of one photograph album containing pre-war, wartime, and post-war photographs of the extended Kliger family, originally of Germany and Austria. Includes correspondence and documentation regarding Evelyn Kliger, who was sent to England on a Kindertransport in 1939, while her parents, Josef and Katherina Kliger, escaped from Vienna to Switzerland. Includes letters from Evelyn in England to her parents as well as correspondence to relief agencies after the war, as her parents sought to reunite with their daughter. Also includes documentation related to Josef Kliger's post-war conversion from Judaism to Christianity.

Date
1870-1980
Language
German
English
French
Extent
1 box
1 oversize box
 
Record last modified: 2019-12-05 21:14:46
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