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Harry and Helen Berger papers

Document | Accession Number: 2017.596.1

The Harry and Helen Berger papers consist of wartime identification papers for Helen Berger under her assumed name, Helena Barciszewska, in Lublin, postwar identification papers documenting Harry’s and Helen’s status as displaced persons in Germany, marriage records, immigration papers documenting Helen’s immigration and naturalization, and restitution papers documenting payments Harry received in settlement for claims of “damage to body or health.” The papers also include a 1940 postcard from the Kejer family to S. Meerson, and a 1947 program and Yiddish newspaper clipping documenting performances of Sami Feder’s adaptation of Sholem Aleichem’s, 200,000, oder Dos groyse gevins at the Bergen-Belsen DP camp.

Date
inclusive:  1940-1972
Extent
6 folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Steven C. Berger
 
Record last modified: 2020-09-23 09:49:22
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