Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Johanna Hirsch Liebmann collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of two change purses relating to the experiences of Johanna Hirsch following her deportation from Karlsruhe, Germany, to Gurs internment camp in France during the Holocaust.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1990 by Johanna Hirsch Liebmann.
Date
1941
Expand all
Search This Collection

Browse 2 Items In This Collection

Straw purse with crocheted trim acquired in Gurs internment camp by a German Jewish prisoner

Object | Accession Number: 1990.57.1

Geography
creation : Gurs (Concentration camp); Gurs (France)
received : Gurs (Concentration camp); Gurs (France)
Date
1941 January-1941 September
Straw purse with crocheted  trim acquired in Gurs internment camp by a German Jewish prisoner

Blue crocheted change purse made in Gurs internment camp for a German Jewish prisoner

Object | Accession Number: 1990.57.2

Geography
creation : Gurs (Concentration camp); Gurs (France)
received : Gurs (Concentration camp); Gurs (France)
Date
1941 January-1941 September
Blue crocheted change purse made in Gurs internment camp for a German Jewish prisoner
 
Record last modified: 2015-08-13 09:06:07
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/irn59316