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Sophie Turner-Zaretsky collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a rosary, St. Anthony statuette, bible, and a doll's suitcase relating to the experiences of Laura and Selma (Zofia) Schwarzwald in Lvov and other areas of Poland where they lived in hiding under assumed indentites as Catholics during and after the Holocaust.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1992 by Sophie Turner-Zaretsky.
Date
1945-1948
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Rosary received by a Jewish child who was converted to Catholicism while in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 1992.82.1

Geography
received : Busko-Zdroj (Poland)
Date
1945 January

St. Anthony statuette received by a Jewish child who was living in hiding as a Polish Catholic

Object | Accession Number: 1992.82.2 a-c

Geography
received : Busko-Zdroj (Poland)

Pamiatka Pierwszej Komunii

Publication | Accession Number: 1992.82.3

Date
1944
1927

Miniature doll's suitcase given postwar to Jewish child who had lived in hiding as a Polish Catholic

Object | Accession Number: 1992.82.4

Geography
received : Busko-Zdroj (Poland)
Date
approximately 1948
 
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