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Egon J. Salmon collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a wardrobe trunk with three hangers relating to the experiences of Egon J. Salmon and his family before and during the Holocaust, when they were passengers on the ill fated voyage of the MS St. Louis, and later left Belgium for the United States in 1940.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1998 by Egon J Salmon.
Date
1939-1940
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Large black wardrobe trunk used by German Jewish refugees on the MS St. Louis

Object | Accession Number: 1998.65.1 a-f

Geography
use : St. Louis (Ship);
manufacture : Germany
Date
1939 May-1940 April

Three hangers for a wardrobe trunk used by German Jewish refugees on the MS St. Louis

Object | Accession Number: 1998.65.1 g-i

Geography
use : St. Louis (Ship);
manufacture : Germany
Date
1939 May-1940 April
Three hangers for a wardrobe trunk used by German Jewish refugees on the MS St. Louis
 
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