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Lyszka family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2015.489.1

The Lyszka family papers contain biographical papers and photographs documenting Renée Lyszka's (later Renée Lisse Sachs) childhood in France, where she hid in Saint Pardoux with her aunt Renée Cwajgenbaum during World War II. The collection documents the Cwajgenbaum and Lyszka families in Łódż, Poland, and Paris, France as well. The papers include identification, immigration, and French school papers of Renée; burial certificates of Renée's parents Abraham and Sara Lyszka; and an identification document of Abraham's. The photographs include photographs of Renée as a child in Paris, Brunoy, and Saint Pardoux; her aunt Renée; her parents, Abraham and Sara; and members of the Bogochwal and Cwajgenbaum families.

Date
1935-1974  (inclusive)
Language
French
English
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Extent
1 box
1 oversize folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the loving family of Renee Lisse Sachs (Toujours Dans Nos Coeurs)
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Record last modified: 2018-01-13 20:40:45
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