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Evelyn Klein Altman family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artifacts, documents, and a photograph album relating to the experiences of Evelyn Klein, her mother, Maria Hermanda, and her stepfather, Miklos (Nicolaus) during their voyage on the Ms. St. Louis from Hamburg, Germany, to Havana, Cuba, in May 1939.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2010 by Don Altman, the husband of Evelyn Klein Altman.
Date
1939 May 13-1939 May 27
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Don Altman papers

Document | Accession Number: 2010.336.1


MS St. Louis black and white luggage tag used by a Jewish refugee family

Object | Accession Number: 2010.336.2

Geography
received : St. Louis (Ship); Hamburg (Germany)
en route : St. Louis (Ship); Havana (Cuba)
Date
1939 May 13-1939 May 27

Hamburg-Amerika Line orange and white luggage tag used by a Jewish family on the MS St. Louis

Object | Accession Number: 2010.336.3

Geography
received : St. Louis (Ship); Hamburg (Germany)
en route : St. Louis (Ship); Havana (Cuba)
Date
1939 May 13-1939 May 27
 
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