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Kann family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2013.478.1

The Kann family papers include biographical material, correspondence, subject files, and photographs relating to Edmond, Friederike, Renée, and Edith Kann’s pre-war, wartime, and post-war experiences in Saarbrücken, Germany, Gurs concentration camp, and France. The collection includes documents and photographs relating to their imprisonment in Gurs, false identity cards, and postcards sent to Renée and Edith while they were in Le Chambon-sur-Lignon. The collection also includes a memoir written by Edmond Kann documenting his family’s experiences.

Date
approximately 1920-1980  (inclusive)
Language
German
French
English
Extent
12 folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Renee Kann Silver
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Record last modified: 2018-09-20 10:42:48
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