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Polish Railroad Authority collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of railroad signal lanterns, a switch lamp, a station telephone, and station signs used in the daily operations of the railroads in Poland before and during the Holocaust.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1990 by the Polish Railroad Authority.
Date
after 1900-before 1946
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Hand crank, table top telephone from Sobibor railroad station

Object | Accession Number: 1990.291.1

Geography
use : Sobibor (Poland)
Date
after 1900-before 1946

Railroad signal lantern with a reflector from Sobibor railroad station

Object | Accession Number: 1990.291.2

Geography
use : Sobibor (Poland)
Date
after 1900-before 1945
Railroad signal lantern with a reflector from Sobibor railroad station

Railroad switch stand with a signal lantern from Sobibor railroad station

Object | Accession Number: 1990.291.3 a-d

Geography
use : Sobibor (Poland)
Date
after 1900-before 1946

Painted steel sign from Sobibor railroad station

Object | Accession Number: 1990.291.4

Geography
use : Sobibor (Poland)
Date
after 1900-before 1946

Painted composition board sign from Belzec railroad station

Object | Accession Number: 1990.291.5

Geography
use : Belzec (Poland)
Date
after 1945
Painted composition board sign from Belzec railroad station

Lantern from Belzec railroad station

Object | Accession Number: 1990.291.6

Geography
use : Belzec (Poland)
Date
after 1900-before 1946
 
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