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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 Łódź 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


Łódź Ghetto ration card issued to a ghetto inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1988.68.1.1

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

Łódź Ghetto ration card issued to a ghetto inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1988.68.1.2

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

Łódź Ghetto ration card issued to a ghetto inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1988.68.1.3

Geography
issue: Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Łódź (Poland)
Date
issue:  approximately 1940
Łódź Ghetto ration card issued to a ghetto inmate


Postcard

Object | Accession Number: 1988.68.1.5


Republic of Czechoslovakia currency, 1 korunu note, acquired by a Jewish Polish survivor

Object | Accession Number: 1988.68.1.6

Date
issue:  1944
Republic of Czechoslovakia currency, 1 korunu note, acquired by a Jewish Polish survivor

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
issue:  1943 January 01
Theresienstadt ghetto-labor camp scrip, 5 kronen, acquired by Jewish Polish survivor

Łódź (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); Łódź (Poland)
Date
issue:  1940 May 15
Łódź (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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