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Leah Press Kalina photographs

Document | Accession Number: 2016.173.1

The Leah Press Kalina photographs contain photographic prints, photographic postcards, and Rosh Hashanah cards documenting the post-war experiences of Leah Press Kalina, her sister Ruchel, and friends. The majority of the images in this collection depict Leah in the Deggendorf displaced persons camp between 1946 and 1947. Images include daily activities within the camp, friends, weddings, and Leah in a uniform. Also included are photographs of Leah with friends and several images of a friend named Saul Eckstein in Rome and Israel after the war. Pre-war images depict Gershon Press and his mother and/or aunt in Lithuania.

Date
inclusive:  1915-1952
bulk:  1946-1949
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Extent
4 folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Shirley Press, Barbara Elkan, and Leah Press Kalina
 
Record last modified: 2021-05-05 15:44:28
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