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Leo Melamed collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a crayon box, documents, and a publication relating to the experiences of Lejb Melamdowicz (Leo Melamed) and his family before and during the Holocaust when they fled Bialystok, Poland, to Vilna, and then Kobe, Japan, until reaching the United States in 1941.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2001 by Leo Melamed.
Date
approximately 1939-approximately 1941
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Wooden crayon box received by a Polish Jewish refugee boy in school in Japan

Object | Accession Number: 2001.235.2

Geography
received : Kobe-shi (Japan)
Date
1941 January-1941 March
Wooden crayon box received by a Polish Jewish refugee boy in school in Japan

School book received by a Polish Jewish refugee boy in school in Japan

Object | Accession Number: 2001.235.23

Geography
received : Kobe-shi (Japan)
Date
1941 January-1941 March
 
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