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Ferencz Hevesi family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of Jewish religious attire, athletic medals, commemorative plaques, and copy prints relating to the experiences of Rabbis Simon and Ferencz Hevesi and their family in Budapest, Hungary, before and during the Holocaust.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1990 by Eva Ehrlich, the daughter of Rabbi Ferencz Hevesi and granddaughter of Rabbi Simon Hevesi.
Date
1923-1944
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Ferencz Hevesi Family Collection

Document | Accession Number: 1990.245


Komjadi commemorative medal owned by a Hungarian Jewish family

Object | Accession Number: 1990.245.3

Geography
issue: Hungary
Date
issue:  1934
Komjadi commemorative medal owned by a Hungarian Jewish family

Orszagos Leventeverseny medal owned by a Hungarian Jewish family

Object | Accession Number: 1990.245.4

Geography
issue: Budapest (Hungary)
manufacture: Hungary
Date
issue:  1942
Orszagos Leventeverseny medal owned by a Hungarian Jewish family

Diving medal owned by a Hungarian Jewish family

Object | Accession Number: 1990.245.5

Geography
issue: Budapest (Hungary)
manufacture: Hungary
Date
issue:  1939-1942
Diving medal owned by a Hungarian Jewish family

Embroidered purple tallit bag used by two Hungarian rabbis

Object | Accession Number: 1990.245.6 a

Geography
received: Budapest (Hungary)
Date
received:  1923 December 06
Embroidered purple tallit bag used by two Hungarian rabbis

Striped tallit worn by two Hungarian rabbis

Object | Accession Number: 1990.245.6 b

Geography
use: Budapest (Hungary)
Date
received:  1923 December 06

Cantor’s black tufted hat worn by a Hungarian rabbi

Object | Accession Number: 1990.245.7

Geography
use: Budapest (Hungary)
Date
undated: 
Cantor’s black tufted hat worn by a Hungarian rabbi

Black yarmulke worn by a Hungarian rabbi

Object | Accession Number: 1990.245.8

Geography
manufacture: United States
Date
undated: 
Black yarmulke worn by a Hungarian rabbi

Set of tefillin with a green pouch worn by a Hungarian rabbi

Object | Accession Number: 1990.245.9 a-c

Geography
use: Budapest (Hungary)
Date
undated: 
Set of tefillin with a green pouch worn by a Hungarian rabbi

Striped silk tallit worn by a Hungarian rabbi

Object | Accession Number: 1990.245.10

Geography
use: Budapest (Hungary)
Date
undated: 
Striped silk tallit worn by a Hungarian rabbi

Tallit used by a Hungarian rabbi

Object | Accession Number: 1990.245.11


Commemorative silver plaque presented to a Hungarian rabbi

Object | Accession Number: 1990.245.12

Geography
received: Budapest (Hungary)
manufacture: Hungary
Date
manufacture:  1929-1937
Commemorative silver plaque presented to a Hungarian rabbi

Silver plaque honoring a Hungarian rabbi for 20 years of leadership

Object | Accession Number: 1990.245.13

Geography
received: Budapest (Hungary)
Date
commemoration:  1909 March 21-1929 March 21
manufacture:  approximately 1929
Silver plaque honoring a Hungarian rabbi for 20 years of leadership

White kittel used by a Hungarian rabbi on High Holidays

Object | Accession Number: 1990.245.14

Geography
use: Budapest (Hungary)
use: New York (N.Y.)
Date
undated: 
White kittel used by a Hungarian rabbi on High Holidays

Black kittel used by a Hungarian rabbi for everyday services

Object | Accession Number: 1990.245.15

Geography
use: Budapest (Hungary)
use: New York (N.Y.)
Date
undated: 
Black kittel used by a Hungarian rabbi for everyday services
 
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