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Wald and Breuer families papers

Document | Accession Number: 2015.473.1

The collection documents the Holocaust-era experiences of the Wald family from Vienna, Austria. Julius Wald, son of Markus and Helene Wald, was one of the "50 children" in Vienna rescued by Gilbert and Eleanor Kraus in spring 1939. Included are identification documents of Julius and his sister Leonore, photographs of Julius with the other 50 children arriving in New York, and family correspondence. Also included are identification papers and United States Army documents of Ernst Breuer, Leonore Wald’s husband, and photographs from the liberation of the Dachau concentration camp.

Date
1924-1946  (inclusive)
 (undated)
Language
German
English
Extent
11 folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Julius Wald
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Record last modified: 2018-03-23 13:54:34
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