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Cesia Fater collection

Document | Accession Number: 2007.493.1

Collection of photographs, papers and brochures (including music scores) pertaining to the life of Issachar Fater, cantor, composer and music teacher before the war. In 1940 he was a refugee in Soviet Baronovice and worked as an inspector for teaching of music. After being freed from labor camp in Siberia he became the director of the State Philharmonic Orchestra in Tadjikistan. Returning to Poland, he moved to Paris, Belgium, Rio de Janeiro and in 1962 immigrated to Israel. Includes a birth certificate in the name of Elizbieta Ritkowska issued August 27, 1938 and used by donor during the war.

9 booklets.
7 sheet music.
6 photocopy of sheet music.
1 box
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Cesia Fater
Record last modified: 2023-07-06 10:37:23
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