Walter Furst papers
Correspondence between Walter Furst (donor's father) at Camp Ritchie, Maryland and his brother Harry, his parents, T.E. Glaser, Herbert Meyer, Curt Sloan, Fred Furst, R.H. Stern, Werner Oppenheim, and various other friends scattered across the United States. Content of the letters focus mainly on military life and other personal matters. Responses from Walter are all typed or carbon copies of sent correspondence. The majority of letters are in English, though some from Walter's father are in German. Bulk dated September-December 1943 (some dated 1942); also included are two overdue notices for a library book.
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Douglas Furst
Record last modified: 2020-10-07 13:30:57
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/irn550641
Also in This Collection
Handmade book containing nine pages of illustrations sent by Herbert Heyne to Walter Furst. The book was a gift from Heyne to Furst and was written with Erich Kästner in 1945. It features color illustrations by Heyne and offers a comical and critical depiction of National Socialism and Nazi militarism.
Handmade card sent by Herbert Heyne to Walter Furst in 1950. The card was written and illustrated by Heyne.
Handmade newsletter/card sent by Herbert Heyne to Walter Furst. The card was written and illustrated by Heyne, who dated the card 1950.