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Milton V. Elliot / Gerhard Pleiss collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of five German bank notes and a photograph album relating to the experiences of Gerhard Pleiss, an officer in the Leibstandart SS Adolf Hitler, 1st Company, in Nazi Germany, as well as the experiences of Milton Verne Elliott, a soldier in the United States Army who discovered the album during World War II.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2013 by Wendie Theus, the daughter of Milton V. Elliott.
Date
1910-1942
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Gerd Pleiss photograph album

Document | Accession Number: 2013.455.1

Date
1936-1937
1910-1942
Gerd Pleiss photograph album

Imperial Germany, Darlehnskassenschein [State Loan Office] 1 mark note from the album of a Waffen-SS officer acquired by an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2013.455.2

Geography
issue : Berlin (Germany)
Date
approximately 1920 March
Imperial Germany, Darlehnskassenschein [State Loan Office] 1 mark note from the album of a Waffen-SS officer acquired by an American soldier

Nazi Germany, 5 mark note from the album of a Waffen-SS officer acquired by an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2013.455.3

Geography
issue : Berlin (Germany)
Date
after 1939 June 15-before 1941 November
Nazi Germany, 5 mark note from the album of a Waffen-SS officer acquired by an American soldier

Imperial Germany, 50 mark note, series 1, from the album of a Waffen-SS officer acquired by an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2013.455.4

Geography
issue : Berlin (Germany)
Date
approximately 1919 June 24
Imperial Germany, 50 mark note, series 1, from the album of a Waffen-SS officer acquired by an American soldier

Weimar Germany, 50000 mark note, from the album of a Waffen-SS officer acquired by an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2013.455.5

Geography
issue : Berlin (Germany)
Date
approximately 1919 June 24
Weimar Germany, 50000 mark note, from the album of a Waffen-SS officer acquired by an American soldier

Imperial Germany Reichsbanknote, 100 mark note, from the album of a Waffen-SS officer acquired by an American soldier

Object | Accession Number: 2013.455.6

Geography
issue : Berlin (Germany)
Date
after 1908 February 08
Imperial Germany Reichsbanknote, 100 mark note, from the album of a Waffen-SS officer acquired by an American soldier
 
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