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Schwarzbaum and Lesorgen families papers

Document | Accession Number: 2013.417.1

Collection of photographs and documents relating to the Schwarzbaum and Lesorgen families from Sosnowiec, Poland, including materials about Lewek (Leon) Lesorgen and Fela Schwarzbaum's life in DP camps and their efforts to seek restitution. Lewi Lewek Lesorgen survived the Auschwitz sub-camp Blechhammer (prisoner number 177896), Gross Rosen concentration camp, Buchenwald concentration camp, and Langenstein concentration camp. Fela Schwarzbaum was imprisoned in the Sosnowiec ghetto till March 1943, taken to the Waldenburg forced labor camp and in March 1944 transferred to Gruenberg forced labor camp, both sub-camps of Gross Rosen.

Language
English
German
Polish
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Extent
2 folders
1 oversize folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Regina Corush, Sheila Domash and Seymour Lesorgen This gift is made in memory of their parents Leon Lesorgen and Fela Schwarzbaum Lesorgen
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Record last modified: 2018-08-24 12:12:32
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