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Erica Goldstein Mansfield collection

Collection Summary
Consists of one DVD containing a talk entitled "Erica Mansfield: Kindertransport to U.S.A", given by Erica Goldstein Mansfield on February 3, 2004. In the talk, Mrs. Mansfield, originally of Vienna, Austria, describes her memories and experiences as a five-year-old child on a transport to the United States in May 1939, as part of a group of children sponsored by Gilbert and Eleanor Kraus and Brith Sholom. Erica's parents and younger brother were able to emigrate to the United States later that year. Also includes a short memoir written by Erica in 1997 as well as copies of her personal papers. Also includes a 2002 article by Dr. Erwin Tepper entitled "50 Children," with photographs and documents regarding Erica's transport and the other children in the group.
Matthew Mansfield donated his mother Erica Goldstein Mansfield's collection to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum on October 16, 2006.
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Erica Goldstein Mansfield papers

Document | Accession Number: 2006.399.1

Erica Goldstein Mansfield papers

Presentation by Erica Goldstein Mansfield

Oral History | Accession Number: 2006.399.2 | RG Number: RG-50.315.0001

Production:  2004 February 03
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 18:31:02
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