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Pick family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of four watercolors created by Jo Spier while imprisoned in Theresienstadt ghetto-labor camp in German occupied Czechoslovakia and a brooch with charms representing aspects of daily life at Theresienstadt.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2016 by Erika Seguin and Angela Greenway for the Pick family.
Date
1943-1944
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Brooch with charms

Object | Accession Number: 2016.353.1

Brooch with charms

Jo Spier drawing of people with a wagon

Object | Accession Number: 2016.353.2

Geography
creation: Theresienstadt (Concentration camp); Terezin (Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic)
depiction: Theresienstadt (Concentration camp); Terezin (Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic)
Date
creation:  1944
depiction:  1944
Jo Spier drawing of people with a wagon

Jo Spier drawing of a couple with a Czech coat of arms

Object | Accession Number: 2016.353.3

Geography
creation: Theresienstadt (Concentration camp); Terezin (Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic)
Date
creation:  1943
depiction:  1944
Jo Spier drawing of a couple with a Czech coat of arms

Jo Spier drawing of people arriving at camp

Object | Accession Number: 2016.353.4

Geography
creation: Theresienstadt (Concentration camp); Terezin (Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic)
depiction: Theresienstadt (Concentration camp); Terezin (Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic)
Date
creation:  1943
depiction:  1944
Jo Spier drawing of people arriving at camp

Jo Spier drawing of men and women waving paper on a street corner

Object | Accession Number: 2016.353.5

Geography
creation: Theresienstadt (Concentration camp); Terezin (Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic)
creation: Theresienstadt (Concentration camp); Terezin (Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic)
Date
creation:  1943 December
depiction:  1944
Jo Spier drawing of men and women waving paper on a street corner
 
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