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Hendel and Weissman families papers

Document | Accession Number: 2016.497.1

The collection documents the Holocaust experiences of Eisig and Hana (née Weissman) Hendel and their children David and Ruth of Zagreb, Yugoslavia (present day Zagreb, Croatia). Included are identification papers, immigration documents, financial papers, and photographs that document their escape from Zagreb to Rovigo and Rome, Italy, and their experiences as refugees at the Fort Ontario Emergency Refugee Shelter in Oswego, New York. There are also pre-war photographs of the Hendel and Weissman families in Zagreb.

Date
approximately 1920-1956  (inclusive)
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Extent
.5 linear ft..
Extent
1 box
1 oversize folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Tamar Hendel-Fishman
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Record last modified: 2017-11-02 12:25:21
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