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Levy and Weinschenk families collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a folding knife, correspondence, documents, photographs, and publications relating to the experiences of the Levy family and Paul and Margot Weinschenk before, during, and after World War II in Germany and the United States.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2013 and 2018 by Carol Weinschenk Opton and Joshua J. Vlasto, the daughter and grandson of Margot and Paul Weinschenk.
Date
approximately 1939
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Weinschenk and Levi families papers

Document | Accession Number: 2013.508.1

Date
inclusive:  1876-1986
bulk:  1888-1942
Weinschenk and Levi families papers

Folding pocket knife owned by a Jewish family who fled Germany

Object | Accession Number: 2013.508.2

Geography
manufacture: Dresden (Germany)
Folding pocket knife owned by a Jewish family who fled Germany


Cookbook

Publication | Accession Number: 2013.508.5

Date
publication/distribution: 

Cookbook for three and more people

Publication | Accession Number: 2013.508.6


Prayer book

Publication | Accession Number: 2013.508.7


Book

Publication | Accession Number: 2013.508.8


Oral history interview with Lily Weinschenk Kohnstamm

Oral History | Accession Number: 2013.508.9 | RG Number: RG-50.749.0001

Geography
creation: Berkeley (Calif.)
Date
interview:  1981
 
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