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Burned page fragments with Hebrew text found after Kristallnacht

Object | Accession Number: 2015.337.2

Partly burned pages from a book of Hebrew writings saved by seventeen year old Mathilde Schwarz when she was sent by her parents from Vienna, Austria, to America in 1940. The burnt pages, possibly from the Talmud, were retrieved from the streets of Vienna the day after the Kristallnacht pogrom of November 9-10, 1938. Mathilde's parents Gershon and Rachel Schwarz did not survive.

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Information Forms
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1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Robert and Steven Rosenblatt
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Record last modified: 2018-10-24 14:04:26
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