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Wesley Zineski family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a watercolor portrait, correspondence, documents, photographs, photo albums, and publications relating to the experiences of Wieslaw Zyzniewski (Wesley Zineski) and his family, Polish Catholics, originally from Lodz, before, during and after World War II, during which Wesley and his mother Janina were arrested for their political activities and sent to Auschwitz concentration camp.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2014 by Marilyn Stiles on behalf of the Estate of Wesley Zineski.
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Zyzniewski family papers

Document | Accession Number: 2014.451.1


Watercolor portrait with frame of a Polish resistance member recovered by her family

Object | Accession Number: 2014.451.2 a-d

Geography
creation : Lodz (Poland)
Date
after 1945 May
Watercolor portrait with frame of a Polish resistance member recovered by her family

Moj Niedzielny Mszalik

Publication | Accession Number: 2014.451.3

Geography
publication : Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
Date
approximately 1938

Mszal niedzielny i swiateczny

Publication | Accession Number: 2014.451.4

Geography
publication : Krakow (Poland)
Date
1936

Piesni Pielgrzyma Polskiego

Publication | Accession Number: 2014.451.5

Geography
publication : Paris (France)
Date
1933
 
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