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Jacob and Nehemiah Robinson collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a typewriter, correspondence, documents, identity paperwork, notes, photographs, and published material related to the experiences of Jacob and Nehemiah Robinson and their family before the Holocaust in the Soviet Union and Lithuania and during and after the Holocaust in Lithuania and the United States, where they emigrated in 1940.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2013 by Karin Sibrava-Cherches, the great niece of Dr. Jacob Robinson and Nehemiah Robinson.
Date
1915-1977
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Jacob Robinson papers

Document | Accession Number: 2013.506.1

Date
inclusive:  1915-1977
bulk:  1939-1977
Jacob Robinson papers

Underwood typewriter with Cyrillic keys used by an emigre Jewish lawyer and politician

Object | Accession Number: 2013.506.2

Geography
manufacture: Hartford (Conn.)
Date
manufacture:  1925
emigration:  1940 May-1940 December
Underwood typewriter with Cyrillic keys used by an emigre Jewish lawyer and politician

Oral testimony of Jacob Robinson

Oral History | Accession Number: 2013.506.3 | RG Number: RG-90.075.0001

Date
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Oral testimony of Nehemiah Robinson

Oral History | Accession Number: 2013.506.4 | RG Number: RG-90.075.0002

Date
Recorded:  1960 July 31
Recorded:  1969 September 05
 
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