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Beno Helmer collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a prisoner patch, currency, scrip and ration cards, and documents related to the experiences of Beno Helmer in the Lodz ghetto in Poland during the Holocaust.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1988 by Beno Helmer.
Date
approximately 1940
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Beno Helmer scrapbook

Object | Accession Number: 1988.68.1


Lodz Ghetto ration card issued to a ghetto inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1988.68.1.1

Geography
issue : Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Lodz (Poland)
Date
approximately 1940

Lodz Ghetto ration card issued to a ghetto inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1988.68.1.2

Geography
issue : Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Lodz (Poland)
Date
approximately 1940

Lodz Ghetto ration card issued to a ghetto inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1988.68.1.3

Geography
issue : Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Lodz (Poland)
Date
approximately 1940


Postcard

Object | Accession Number: 1988.68.1.5



Theresienstadt ghetto-labor camp scrip, 5 kronen, acquired by Jewish Polish survivor

Object | Accession Number: 1988.68.1.7

Geography
issue : Theresienstadt (Concentration camp); Terezin (Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic)
Date
1943 January 01
Theresienstadt ghetto-labor camp scrip, 5 kronen, acquired by Jewish Polish survivor

Lodz (Litzmannstadt) ghetto scrip, 5 mark note, acquired by a Jewish Polish survivor

Object | Accession Number: 1988.68.1.8

Geography
issue : Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Lodz (Poland)
Date
1940 May 15
Lodz (Litzmannstadt) ghetto scrip, 5 mark note, acquired by a Jewish Polish survivor

Ernie Pyle news report

Document | Accession Number: 1988.68.1.9

 
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