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Fellner family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2015.563.1

The Fellner family papers document the immigration experiences of Rudolf and Anita Fellner, along with other family members, trying to escape Nazi persecution Austria and Germany in 1938-1939. The papers include identification papers, immigration papers, and photographs related to Rudolf’s emigration from Vienna, Austria to the United States, his conducting career, and his service in the United States Army; Anita Fellner’s emigration from Fischach, Germany via a Kindertransport; and the emigration difficulties Rudolf’s parents Eugen and Stefanie faced when leaving Vienna on the SS Pentcho, which shipwrecked near Greece in 1940, their time in makeshift refugee camps at Rhodes, Greece and the Ferramonti concentration camp in Italy.

Date
1865-approximately 2014  (inclusive)
1901-1957  (bulk)
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Extent
1 negative.
Extent
3 boxes
1 oversize box
5 oversize folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Estate of Anita and Rudolf Fellner
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Estate of Anita and Rudolf Fellner
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Record last modified: 2017-09-13 15:50:01
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