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Fela and Chaim Perelman collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collections consists of medals, correspondence, documents, memoirs, newspaper clippings, publications, and videocassettes relating to the experiences of Drs. Fela and Chaim Perelman, before, during, and after the war in Belgium where they were active in the Jewish underground and then in the care of refugees and postwar emigration to Palestine, and later ardent supporters of Hebrew University in Jerusalem. The collection also includes oral history interviews with Fela Perelman, which were conducted by Jean-Philippe Schreiber between 1984 and 1989.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2006 by Dr. Noémi Perelman Mattis.
Date
1920-2001
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Fela and Chaim Perelman papers

Document | Accession Number: 2006.432.1

Date
inclusive:  1919-2001

Commemorative key in case

Object | Accession Number: 2006.432.2 a-c

Date
commemoration:  1940-1945

Belgian Resistance medal award to a member of the Jewish underground

Object | Accession Number: 2006.432.3

Date
commemoration:  1940-1945

Belgian Resistance medal with pin awarded to a member of the Jewish underground

Object | Accession Number: 2006.432.4 a-b

Date
commemoration:  1940-1945

Belgian war medal awarded to a member of the Jewish underground

Object | Accession Number: 2006.432.5

Date
commemoration:  1940-1945

Order of Leopold and civil resistance medal awarded to a member of the Jewish underground

Object | Accession Number: 2006.432.6

Date
commemoration:  1940-1945

Belgian Nationalist Movement medal with ribbon awarded to a member of the Jewish underground

Object | Accession Number: 2006.432.7 a-b

Date
commemoration:  1940-1945

Belgian medal awarded to a Jewish couple for their work in the resistance

Object | Accession Number: 2006.432.8

Date
commemoration:  1940-1945

Honorary award bestowed on a Jewish couple for their work in the Belgian Jewish resistance

Object | Accession Number: 2006.432.9 a-c

Date
commemoration:  1940-1945


Two medals with container honoring two Belgian women for their rescue work

Object | Accession Number: 2006.432.11 a-d

Date
commemoration:  1940-1945

Two medals with container honoring two Belgians for their rescue work

Object | Accession Number: 2006.432.12 a-d

Date
commemoration:  1940-1945

Oral history interviews with Fela Perelman

Oral History | Accession Number: 2016.570.1 | RG Number: RG-90.033.0001

Date
interview:  1984 June 19
interview:  1988 March 30
interview:  1988 April 14
interview:  1989 March 14
interview:  1989 July 07
 
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