Stettner family papers
Consists of documents and correspondence related to the Holocaust experiences of family of Maximilian and Kathe Stettner and their children, Walter and Ilse. As the family members were under different quotas, the documents concern Walter and Ilse’s successful emigration to the United States, where Walter obtained a scholarship to Harvard University; Maximilian’s unsuccessful attempts to emigrate to the United States from Trieste and his eventual emigration to Shanghai; and Kathe’s unsuccessful attempts to emigrate to the United States or Cuba from the Netherlands and her subsequent internment and eventual deportation. Also includes pre-war documents and documents related to property confiscation and restitution. Accretion of Walter's bound dissertation added in May 2015.
1 oversize box
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- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jean Stettner
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