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Samuel and Franka Baral papers

Document | Accession Number: 2008.117.4

The Samuel and Franka Baral papers consist of biographical information, correspondence, immigration documents, and testimony relating to Samuel Baral and Franka Baral’s experiences fleeing Kraków, internment in a ghetto, going into hiding, and immigrating to Palestine and Australia. The collection includes a certificate of naturalization and a certificate of registration for Australia issued to Franka and travel documents for Samuel to return home as well as a letter from Samuel’s mother, Juda, to the German Compensation Collection Agency and a copy of Jakob Baral’s birth certificate. The collection also includes letters to Franka from Ilonka Nemes, recognized as Righteous Among the Nations, who hid Franka and six children in Hungary.

Date
approximately 1940-1966
Genre/Form
Correspondence.
Extent
3 folders
2 oversize folders
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the children and grandchildren of Franka and Samuel Baral
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the children and grandchildren of Samuel and Franka Baral
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Record last modified: 2018-11-30 15:11:05
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