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Waldman family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of artifacts, artwork, documents, correspondence, photographs, and newspaper clippings, relating to the experiences of John, George, and Betsy Waldman in Compiègne and Vittel internment camps and artists Jacques Gotko and David Goychman in Compiègne internment camp in France, during the Holocaust.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2018 by Deborah Pearson, the daughter of John Waldman and the granddaughter of George and Betsy Waldman.
Date
approximately 1940-approximately 1945
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Waldman family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2018.337.1


Stalag 122 Compiegne

Object | Accession Number: 2018.337.2

Geography
depiction: Compiegne (Concentration camp); Compiegne (France)
Date
creation:  1942 January-1942 September
Stalag 122 Compiegne

Watercolor still life painting created by David Goychman while imprisoned in Compiègne internment camp

Object | Accession Number: 2018.337.3

Geography
creation: Compiegne (Concentration camp); Compiegne (France)
Date
creation:  1941 June 17-1941 December 31
Watercolor still life painting created by David Goychman while imprisoned in Compiègne internment camp

Armband worn by a Jewish American prisoner in Compiègne internment camp

Object | Accession Number: 2018.337.4

Geography
use: Compiegne (Concentration camp); Compiegne (France)
Date
use:  1940 September-1943 July
Armband worn by a Jewish American prisoner in Compiègne internment camp

Prisoner ID tag issued to a Jewish American prisoner in Compiègne internment camp

Object | Accession Number: 2018.337.5

Geography
use: Compiegne (Concentration camp); Compiegne (France)
Date
use:  1941 December 12-1943 July
Prisoner ID tag issued to a Jewish American prisoner in Compiègne internment camp
 
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