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Liesl Joseph Loeb collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of an MS St. Louis ship plan, a child's drawing, an evening dress, correspondence, documents, photographs, and printed materials relating to the experiences of Joseph and Lily Joseph and their daughter Liesl before the Holocaust, when they left Germany on the MS St. Louis, their arrival in England, and their immigration to the United States.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1991 and 2003 by Liesl Joseph Loeb.
Date
1938-1993
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MS St. Louis floor plan

Object | Accession Number: 1991.164.116

Date
approximately 1939
MS St. Louis floor plan

Three drawings created by an 11 year old girl about her trip on the ill-fated voyage of the MS St. Louis

Object | Accession Number: 1991.164.117

Geography
creation : London (England)
depiction : St. Louis (Ship) route; Atlantic Ocean
Date
1939 August
1939 May 13-1939 August

Liesl Joseph Loeb papers

Document | Accession Number: 1991.164.118

Date
1938-1993
1938-1945
Liesl Joseph Loeb papers

Floral evening dress with purple slip worn to the Celebration Ball on the ill-fated voyage of the MS St. Louis

Object | Accession Number: 2003.58.2 a-b

Geography
use : Celebration Ball, St Louis (Ship); Atlantic Ocean
creation : Bonn (Germany)
Date
1939 June 13
Floral evening dress with purple slip worn to the Celebration Ball on the ill-fated voyage of the MS St. Louis
 
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