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Nachlass Luise Wetter (1917-1991)

Document | Accession Number: 2017.89.1 | RG Number: RG-58.043

Private papers of Luise Wetter (1917-1991), a Swiss aid worker for refugee children during and after the war, including Jewish children from Vienna in the Pestalozzi children's home (1945 to 1947). The collection consists of biographical materials of Luise Wetter, a resume, personal documents and photographs; correspondence and letters from supervised children from Vienna and Nice; letters from Ida Koplik; "thank you" letters to Martin Wetter (Luise's brother); photographs relating to aid to refugee children, their activities in the Schweizerisches Rotes Kreuz (SRK) children's camps in Vienna and Nice, Langenhard, and the Villa "Alpgut" in Winterthur; and recommendations concerning the return of children to their home countries or the prolongation of their stay in Switzerland.

Collection Subtitle
Luise Wetter papers
Date
1917-1991  (inclusive)
Language
German
French
Extent
614 digital images : PDF ; 63.0 MB .
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Record last modified: 2017-07-31 15:05:47
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