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Ruth Engelhardt Spivack Meyers collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a charm bracelet, handkerchief, wooden jewelry box, a patch, napkin holder, and ORT key award, correspondence, documents, identity papers, and photographs related to the experiences of Ruth Engelhardt Spivack (later Meyers) and her mother Helene Engelhardt, during and after the Holocaust when Ruth lived in Montmorency OSE home in France prior to being sent on a September 1941 USCOM transport to the United States, where she lived with the Spivack family in Cleveland.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2017 by Glenn Meyers and Debbie Smith, children of Ruth Engelhardt Spivack Meyers.
Date
1934-2015
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Ruth Engelhardt Spivack Meyers papers

Document | Accession Number: 2017.311.1

Date
1934-2015  (inclusive)
Ruth Engelhardt Spivack Meyers papers

Charm bracelet and charms

Object | Accession Number: 2017.311.2 a-e

Charm bracelet and charms

Embroiderd pink handkerchief

Object | Accession Number: 2017.311.3

Embroiderd pink handkerchief

ORT Educational Center award with box

Object | Accession Number: 2017.311.4 a-b

ORT Educational Center award with box

Jewelry box with lock and keys

Object | Accession Number: 2017.311.5 a-c

Jewelry box with lock and keys

Red felt heart with name Ruth

Object | Accession Number: 2017.311.6


Silver napkin ring engraved Ruth

Object | Accession Number: 2017.311.7


Name tag

Object | Accession Number: 2017.311.8

 
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