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Stephen J. Fraenkel papers

Document | Accession Number: 2017.556.1

The collection documents the Holocaust experiences of Stephen Fraenkel of Berlin, Germany including his immigration to the United States in 1938 with the financial aid of the Sigma Alpha Mu Jewish fraternity at the University of Nebraska, his studies at the University of Nebraska and the Illinois Institute of Technology, his engineering career, his pathway to citizenship, and his efforts to assist his father Max Fraenkel emigrate from Germany. Included are numerous letters sent to Stephen by his father in Berlin from 1938-1942. The bulk of the collection consists of biographical materials, immigration papers, correspondence, employment and education records, and photographs.

inclusive:  circa 1830-2016
bulk:  1937-1948
4 boxes
2 oversize folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Charles M. Fraenkel
Record last modified: 2020-04-21 19:01:56
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