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ORT Educational Center award with box

Object | Accession Number: 2017.311.4 a-b

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    Brief Narrative
    Engraved brass key-shaped award owned by Ruth Spivack who during the war lived in Montmorency OSE home in France and then was sent on a September 1941 USCOM transport to the United States, where she lived with the Spivack family in Cleveland.
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Glenn Meyers and Debbie Smith

    Physical Details

    Physical Description
    Brass key-shaped award engraved with the names Gladys and Joe Spivack and the ORT Educational Center Holon. Hebrew words are engraved on the back of the award. The award is housed inside a blue velvet lined wooden box.
    a: Height: 1.875 inches (4.763 cm) | Width: 7.000 inches (17.78 cm)
    b: Height: 1.250 inches (3.175 cm) | Width: 10.000 inches (25.4 cm) | Depth: 4.000 inches (10.16 cm)
    a : brass
    b : wood, metal, cloth

    Rights & Restrictions

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    Conditions on Use
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    Administrative Notes

    The award was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2017 by Glenn Meyers and Debbie Smith, the children of Ruth Engelhardt Spivack Meyers.
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    2022-07-28 18:16:42
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