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Ernest Braun papers

Document | Accession Number: 2017.649.1

The collection documents the Holocaust experiences of Ernest (Eliezer) Braun of Vienna, Austria, including his escape from Austria in 1938 to Yugoslavia and Italy, his immigration to the United States in 1944, and his time living at the Fort Ontario refugee camp in Oswego, New York. Included is a small amount of biographical material; a false identification card from Italy; correspondence from his parents Josef and Gisela Braun and his sister Nelly Braun, all of whom perished during the Holocaust; writings; and photographs.

inclusive:  1929-circa 2005
bulk:  1940-circa 1954
1 box
2 oversize folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Sophia Lewinter Braun
Record last modified: 2020-04-21 19:04:25
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