Sample skirt to show sewing skill used by a German Jewish refugee
Clothing and Dress
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- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Michael Hillelsohn
Maroon sample skirt with various stitches and fasteneres used by Elfriede Gerson to demonstrate her abilities as a seamstress. Elfriede left Hamburg, Germany, for the United States in 1941, where she married her fiancee Kurt Hillelsohn who had arrived in November 1938.
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