Herta Griffel Baitch papers
The Herta Griffel Baitch papers include Herta Griffel’s German passport and Viennese birth certificate, two letters from her mother to Herta’s social worker (Rose Beser), a notebook containing handwritten Yiddish songs and proverbs Herta’s mother copied for her in German, and a photograph of Herta and her mother before the Holocaust. Later photographs depict Herta with her cousin Adela Dula in London in 1977 and visiting the Israelitische Kultusgemeinde in 2008. The papers also include letters from Adela to Herta and her first foster parents (Clara and Joseph Baer), notes describing the family’s history, and an email from Asa Baitch about the Nagel family from Majdan Sredny.
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- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Herta Griffel Baitch
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Herta Griffel Baitch, in memory of her parents, Wolf Griffel and Beila Bertha Nagel Griffel
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