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Muzeum Okregowe w Konine collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of concrete, a map, utensils, clothing accessories, and other small personal artifacts recovered from the site of Chelmno killing center operated by the German SS and police authorities in German-occupied Poland.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1989 by Muzeum Okregowe w Koninie.
Date
1941-1945
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Rusted tablespoon recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.1

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Rusted tablespoon recovered from Chelmno killing center

Rusted, crushed cup recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.2

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Rusted, crushed cup recovered from Chelmno killing center

Metal teaspoon recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.3

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Metal teaspoon recovered from Chelmno killing center

Small metal button recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.4

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
recovered:  1986-1987
use:  before 1942 September
Small metal button recovered from Chelmno killing center

Rusted horseshoe-shaped heelplate recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.5

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Rusted horseshoe-shaped heelplate recovered from Chelmno killing center

Rusted heel plate with screw recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.6

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Rusted heel plate with screw recovered from Chelmno killing center

Partial upper plate of a denture with five teeth recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.7

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Partial upper plate of a denture with five teeth recovered from Chelmno killing center

Metal tailor's thimble recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.8

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
recovered:  1986-1987
use:  before 1942 September
Metal tailor's thimble recovered from Chelmno killing center

Partial pocket watch casing recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.9

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
recovered:  1986-1987
use:  before 1942 September
Partial pocket watch casing recovered from Chelmno killing center

Partial button recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.10

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
recovered:  1986-1987
use:  before 1942 September
Partial button recovered from Chelmno killing center

Metal teaspoon recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.11

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Metal teaspoon recovered from Chelmno killing center

Metal tablespoon recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.12

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Metal tablespoon recovered from Chelmno killing center

Bent, rusted teaspoon recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.13

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Bent, rusted teaspoon recovered from Chelmno killing center

Porcelain and metal bottle stopper recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.14

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Porcelain and metal bottle stopper recovered from Chelmno killing center

Small metal key recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.15

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
recovered:  1986-1987
use:  before 1942 September
Small metal key recovered from Chelmno killing center

Partial lower plate of a denture with two molars recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.16

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Partial lower plate of a denture with two molars recovered from Chelmno killing center

Metal buckle frame recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.17

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
recovered:  1986-1987
use:  before 1942 September
Metal buckle frame recovered from Chelmno killing center

Metal horseshoe-shaped heel plate recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.18

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Metal horseshoe-shaped heel plate recovered from Chelmno killing center

Small scissors in two pieces, recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.19 a-b

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Small scissors in two pieces, recovered from Chelmno killing center

Rusted pocketknife recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.20

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Rusted pocketknife recovered from Chelmno killing center

Metal teaspoon recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.21

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Metal teaspoon recovered from Chelmno killing center

Bent metal fork recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.22

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Bent metal fork recovered from Chelmno killing center

Metal tablespoon fragment recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.23

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Metal tablespoon fragment recovered from Chelmno killing center

Rusted heel plate with a screw and nail recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.24

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Rusted heel plate with a screw and nail recovered from Chelmno killing center

Metal fork recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.25

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Metal fork recovered from Chelmno killing center

Corroded metal heel plate recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.26

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Corroded metal heel plate recovered from Chelmno killing center

Rusted, bent metal shoehorn recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.27

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Rusted, bent metal shoehorn recovered from Chelmno killing center

Nail recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.28

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Nail recovered from Chelmno killing center

Four eyeglass lenses recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.29 a-d

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987

Large, rusted metal key recovered from Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.30

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  before 1942 September
recovered:  1986-1987
Large, rusted metal key recovered from Chelmno killing center

Concrete remnants excavated from the crematorium at Chelmno killing center

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.31 a-c

Geography
recovery: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Koło, Poland)
Date
use:  after 1942 September-approximately 1943 March
recovered:  1986-1987

Map of the former extermination camp at Chelmno compiled by archaeologists excavating the site

Object | Accession Number: 1989.308.32

Geography
depiction: Chelmno (Concentration camp); Chełmno (Konin, Poland)
creation: Muzeum Okre̦gowe w Koninie; Konin (Poland : Voivodeship)
Date
creation:  1989
depiction:  1986-1989
Map of the former extermination camp at Chelmno compiled by archaeologists excavating the site
 
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