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Pisker, Fischer, and Altstädter families papers

Document | Accession Number: 2014.411.1

The collection documents the Holocaust-era experiences of the Pisker, Fischer, and Altstädter families in Yugoslavia. Biographical materials include marriage certificates, two postcards from Alfred Fischer to his wife Elvira Fischer Pisker written while he was imprisoned at the the Stara Gradiška subcamp of the Jasenovac concentration camp, and written testimony from Elvira describing her wartime experiences. The photographs include pre-war family photographs primarily of the Pisker family; the Pisker and Fischer families in Italian-occupied Crikvenica, Croatia; Elvira Pisker’s weddings to Alfred Fischer in 1936 and Vladimir Altstädter in 1948; Vladimir Altstädter in Yugoslav Partisan uniform; and the Pisker and Fischer families in the Kraljevica and Rab concentration camps.

Date
1919-1987  (inclusive)
1935-1948  (bulk)
Language
Croatian
English
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Extent
.5 linear ft..
Extent
1 box
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Boris and Louise Altshtater
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Record last modified: 2017-10-31 15:27:50
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