Margarete Schwarz papers
Contains materials documenting the experiences of donor's mother, Margarete (Gretl) Schwarz, and other family members who fled Vienna. Includes a photograph of her father, handwritten cookbooks, and emigration documents.
1 oversize box
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- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Susan Miller
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Also in Margarete Schwarz collection
The collection consists of artifacts documenting the experiences of Margarete (Gretl) Schwarz and other family members who fled Vienna. Includes photograph of her father in a frame, handwritten cookbooks, cigarette case, sewing case and crochet, embroidery tools, emigration documents, doily, prayer books, and a small hope chest.
Silver cigarette case inscribed inside with the name "Lilli" and the date of December 24, 1915.
Wood frame inlaid with silver with a photographic portrait of Jakob Schwarz. The date of June 29, 1935 is written on the back of the frame.
Oval-shaped cross-stitched doily.
Fabric sewing pouch containing sewing supplies
Fabric drawstring sewing pouch containing sewing supplies.
German and Hebrew book of prayers published by the Kultusgemeinde Wien in 1928 The book belonged to Margarete Schwarz.
German and Hebrew language prayer book published in Prague in 1871.
Hebrew and English language prayer book for use during Rosh Hashanah, published in Vienna
Box containing crochet and embroidery tools
Wooden box handpainted with the words "Splendid Baby", containing numerous crochet and embroidery tools.