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Louis Satvsky collection

Document | Accession Number: 1995.129

Louis Satvsky collection consists of photographs and documents relating to the efforts of Otto and Gitla Waga to immigrate to the United States from Vienna, Austria with the assistance of their cousins, the Stravsky family. The documents include letters written to the Stravsky family in the United States requesting assistance in securing an affidavit of support, copies of correspondence with the American consulate in Vienna, copies of documents compiled in support of immigration, and a photograph of Gitla Waga. Also included is a photograph of a young boy, likely Meiloch Waga, who escaped to England on a Kindertransport.

inclusive:  circa 1930-1941
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Dora and Louis Stavsky cousins of the late Waga family
Record last modified: 2023-02-24 14:28:58
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