Engraved sterling silver tea tray honoring recipient's service to the URO
Frankfurt am Main (Germany)
- Object Type
Tea trays (lcsh)
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Benjamin B. Ferencz
Sterling silver tea tray presented to Benjamin Ferencz from the staff of the JRSO, LAD, and URO (United Restitution Organization) commemorating his service from 1948-1956 in Nuremberg and Frankfurt, Germany.
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The collection consists of a silver tea tray presented to Benjamin Ferencz to honor his service to the United Restitution Organization from 1948-1956 in Germany.
Tray to commemorate the signing of the first financial agreement between a German state and a Jewish organization since the advent of Adolf Hitler.
Decorative plate presented to Benjamin Ferencz in Warsaw by the Polish Committee of the Red Cross. It was given as a token of appreciation for his help in obtaining compensation from Nazi Germany for the Catholic women who had been victims of Nazi medical experiments while they were inmates in the concentration camp of Ravensbrueck.
Sculpture presented by the artist to Ben Ferencz as a token of appreciation for his dedication to the rule of law and the Hebrew tradition of humanity.
Desk set presented to Benjamin Ferencz at a luncheon held by the leading Jewish organizations that comprised the membership of the JRSO.
Contains a 27-volume series of publications entitled "War Crimes Trials: United States of America v. Otto Ohlendorf et al." containing transcripts from the "Einsatzgruppen trial," number 9 of the subsequent Nuremberg proceedings. All volumes are rectangular form; marbelized gray cardboard cover with blue textile corners; blue textile spine with goldleaf lettering; typed text on interior pages.