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Bielski family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artifacts, correspondence, documents, and photographs chiefly relating to the experiences of Dr. Johannes Bielski, his wife Dr. Hildegard Bielski, and their daughter Marion before and during the Holocaust when they escaped to the United States in November 1939 and als to the experiences of Herbert Boxer who fled Nazi-occupied Europe with his parents for America in 1940.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2017 by Lori Stevens, daughter-in-law of Marion Bielski and Herbert Boxer.
Date
approximately 1938
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Bielski family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2017.164.1


Retinoscopy instruments with box brought with Jewish refugees

Object | Accession Number: 2017.164.2 a-e

Date
emigration:  1939 November
Retinoscopy instruments with box brought with Jewish refugees

Brown leather wallet brought with Jewish refugees

Object | Accession Number: 2017.164.3

Date
emigration:  1939 November
Brown leather wallet brought with Jewish refugees

Small tile brought with Jewish refugees

Object | Accession Number: 2017.164.4

Date
emigration:  1939 November
Small tile brought with Jewish refugees

Portfolio with notepad, pencil, ruler and nib holder brought with Jewish refugees

Object | Accession Number: 2017.164.5

Date
emigration:  1939 November
Portfolio with notepad, pencil, ruler and nib holder brought with Jewish refugees
 
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