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Violet Herkovits Mainzer collection

Collection
Collection Summary
Documents, photographs and correspondence illustrating the experiences of Rabbi Boril Herschkovics who immigrated to the United States in the late 1920s ahead of his immediate family. Documents include recommendations of employment for Boril as well as later efforts in 1941, of his daughter Alice, already in the United States, to bring over her sister and mother Edith and Rose, who eventually joined Alice and Violet (who arrived in 1939) and Boril in the United States. Also includes the oral testimony of Iby Mainzer and Martin Mainzer.
Provenance
Donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2014 by Bruce Mainzer.
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Violet Herkovits Mainzer collection

Document | Accession Number: 2015.213.1


Oral testimony of Iby Mainzer and Martin Mainzer

Oral History | Accession Number: 2015.213.2 | RG Number: RG-50.891.0001

Date
interview:  1985 June 22
 
Record last modified: 2018-03-14 10:03:44
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