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Mass family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2018.476.2

Immigration papers, restitution claims, photographs and other documents related to Moses and Dina Mass, Polish Jews who immigrated to Barbados from the Netherlands in 1932 and later to the United States in 1949. Immigration documents include Moses and Dina’s declarations of intention and letters from the Mizrachi Organization of America, which sponsored several members of the family. Restitution claims relate to inheritance claims of property of Moses’s father and uncles. Other papers include two letters in Yiddish, a newspaper clipping in Yiddish, and documents related to Jack Mass’s education in British Guiana (Guyana) and the United States. Photos include depictions of the Mass family in Bridgetown, Barbados, and possibly Georgetown, British Guiana.

Date
inclusive:  1936-1960
Language
English
Yiddish
Extent
5 folders
1 oversize folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jack J. Mass
 
Record last modified: 2019-12-05 21:09:22
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