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Hal and Robyn Klein collection

Collection
Collection Summary
This collection consists of two metal signs posted by the Jewish Council in the Lodz Ghetto. One is for the Statistical Department and the other is for the two white enameled metal signs with black text: One is from "Der Aelteste der Juden in Litzmannstadt / Zentral-Einkaufsstelle" [Main Purchasing Agency of the Lodz ghetto Jewish Council]; Lodz, Poland; dated 1944; in German The other sign (accreted to the collection in 2016) reads "Der Aelteste Der Juden / in Litzmannstadt / Statische Abteilung"
Provenance
These signs were purchased by Hal and Robyn Klein (the first sign was purchased from the Regency-Superior Auction House) and donated to the USHMM in 2015 and in 2016.
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Sign for the Main Purchasing Agency of the Lodz Ghetto Judenrat

Object | Accession Number: 2015.336.1

Geography
use: Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Lodz (Poland)
Date
use:  approximately 1944
Sign for the Main Purchasing Agency of the Lodz Ghetto Judenrat

Sign posted by the Jewish Council in the Lodz Ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 2015.336.2

Geography
use: Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Lodz (Poland)
Date
use:  approximately 1944
Sign posted by the Jewish Council in the Lodz Ghetto
 
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