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Jakob Lewkowicz collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a concentration camp uniform cap, jacket, and trousers relating to the experiences of Jakob Lewkowicz as a prisoner in Auschwitz, Blechhammer, Gross-Rosen, Buchenwald, and Schörzingen concentration camps in Poland and Germany during the Holocaust.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1995 by Jakob Lewkowicz.
Date
1944-1945
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Concentration camp uniform striped trousers worn by a Polish Jewish prisoner in several concentration camps

Object | Accession Number: 1995.57.1

Geography
issue : Blechhammer (Concentration camp); Blachownia Slaska (Poland)
use : Gross-Rosen (Concentration camp); Rogoznica (Wojewodztwo Dolnoslaskie, Poland)
use : Buchenwald (Concentration camp); Weimar (Thuringia, Germany)
use : Schorzingen (Concentration camp); Schorzingen (Germany)
Date
approximately 1944-1945 April 22
Concentration camp uniform striped trousers worn by a Polish Jewish prisoner in several concentration camps

Concentration camp inmate uniform jacket worn by a Polish Jewish prisoner in several concentration camps

Object | Accession Number: 1995.57.2

Geography
issue : Blechhammer (Concentration camp); Blachownia Slaska (Poland)
use : Gross-Rosen (Concentration camp); Rogoznica (Wojewodztwo Dolnoslaskie, Poland)
use : Buchenwald (Concentration camp); Weimar (Thuringia, Germany)
use : Schorzingen (Concentration camp); Schorzingen (Germany)
Date
approximately 1944-1945 April 22
Concentration camp inmate uniform jacket worn by a Polish Jewish prisoner in several concentration camps

Concentration camp uniform cap worn by a Polish Jewish prisoner in several concentration camps

Object | Accession Number: 1995.57.3

Geography
issue : Blechhammer (Concentration camp); Blachownia Slaska (Poland)
use : Gross-Rosen (Concentration camp); Rogoznica (Wojewodztwo Dolnoslaskie, Poland)
use : Buchenwald (Concentration camp); Weimar (Thuringia, Germany)
use : Schorzingen (Concentration camp); Schorzingen (Germany)
Date
approximately 1944-1945 April 22
Concentration camp uniform cap worn by a Polish Jewish prisoner in several concentration camps

KZ / herausgegeben vom amerikanischen Kriegs Informationsamt on auftrag des oberbefehlshabers der alliierten streitkrafte

Publication | Accession Number: 1995.57.4

Geography
publication : Germany
Date
1945
approximately 1945

Tsurik fun Gehenem : 22 tseykhenungen fun Berl Fridler / miṭ a for-ṿorṭ un ṭeḳsṭ fun Pol Ṭrepman.

Publication | Accession Number: 1995.57.5

Geography
publication : Bergen-Belzen; Belsen (Bergen, Celle, Germany)
Date
1947
approximately 1947
 
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