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Walter Gumpert family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of an attache case, prayer book, and correspondence relating to the experiences of Walter and Erna Gumpert and their family before and during the Holocaust in Germany and Uruguay, where Walter and Erna immigrated in 1936.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2013 by Ruth Gumpert, the daughter of Walter Gumpert.
Date
1936-1945
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Gumpert family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2013.461.1

Date
inclusive:  1936-1941

Small leather case with a detached lid used by a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 2013.461.2 a-b

Geography
use: Montevideo (Uruguay)
Date
use:  approximately 1936-1945

Prayer book

Publication | Accession Number: 2013.461.3

Geography
publication: Rodelheim (Frankfurt am Main, Germany)
Date
publication/distribution:  1931
 
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