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Alfred Hirschfeld family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of five German cap badges, correspondence, documents, and a photograph album relating to the pre-war, wartime, and post-war experiences of Alfred, Maria, and Hans Hirschfeld, originally of Breslau, Germany.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2011 and 2012 by Karen Hirschfeld Hendley, the daughter of Hans Hirschfeld.
Date
1920-1955
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Hirschfeld family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2012.337.1

Date
1894-1970
Hirschfeld family papers

Pressed aluminum cap badge with Nazi insignia acquired by a German Jewish refugee and US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2012.337.2

Geography
issue : Germany
Date
1936-1945
1939 March

Pressed aluminum cap badge with Nazi insignia acquired by a German Jewish refugee and US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2012.337.3

Geography
issue : Germany
Date
1936-1945
1939 March

Pressed aluminum cap badge with Nazi insignia acquired by a German Jewish refugee and US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2012.337.4

Geography
issue : Germany
Date
1936-1945
1939 March

Pressed aluminum cap badge with Nazi insignia acquired by a German Jewish refugee and US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2012.337.5

Geography
found : Germany
Date
1945


Pressed aluminum cap badge with Nazi insignia acquired by a German Jewish refugee and US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2012.337.6

Geography
issue : Germany
Date
1936-1945
1939 March
 
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