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Felix and Flory Van Beek collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of two pouches, a presentation box with six medals, a wallet, currency vouchers, documents, and photographs relating to the experiences of Felix and Flora Cohen Levi (later Van Beek) before the Holocaust in the Netherlands, during the Holocaust in hiding in Amersfoort, and after the Holocaust in the Netherlands and the United States.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1990 by Felix and Flory Van Beek and in 2014 by their Estate.
Date
1930-1990
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Brown burlap pouch used to carry money by a hidden Dutch Jewish woman

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.191

Geography
use: Amersfoort (Netherlands)
use: Soest (Netherlands)
Date
use:  1942 June-1945 May
Brown burlap pouch used to carry money by a hidden Dutch Jewish woman

Netherlands, 1 gulden silver voucher, kept by a Dutch Jewish woman in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.192

Geography
issue: Netherlands
Date
issue:  1938 October 01
Netherlands, 1 gulden silver voucher, kept by a Dutch Jewish woman in hiding

Netherlands, 1 gulden silver voucher, kept by a Dutch Jewish woman in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.193

Geography
issue: Netherlands
Date
issue:  1938 October 01
Netherlands, 1 gulden silver voucher, kept by a Dutch Jewish woman in hiding

Netherlands, 1 gulden silver voucher, kept by a Dutch Jewish woman in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.194

Geography
issue: Netherlands
Date
issue:  1938 October 01
Netherlands, 1 gulden silver voucher, kept by a Dutch Jewish woman in hiding

Netherlands, 1 gulden silver voucher, kept by a Dutch Jewish woman in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.195

Geography
issue: Netherlands
Date
issue:  1938 October 01
Netherlands, 1 gulden silver voucher, kept by a Dutch Jewish woman in hiding

Netherlands, 1 gulden silver voucher, kept by a Dutch Jewish woman in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.196

Geography
issue: Netherlands
Date
issue:  1938 October 01
Netherlands, 1 gulden silver voucher, kept by a Dutch Jewish woman in hiding

Netherlands, 1 gulden silver voucher, kept by a Dutch Jewish woman in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.197

Geography
issue: Netherlands
Date
issue:  1938 October 01
Netherlands, 1 gulden silver voucher, kept by a Dutch Jewish woman in hiding

Brown cloth bag with a red, white, and blue stripe carried by a hidden Dutch Jewish woman

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.198

Geography
use: Amersfoort (Netherlands)
Date
use:  1942 June-1945 May
Brown cloth bag with a red, white, and blue stripe carried by a hidden Dutch Jewish woman

Theresienstadt ghetto-labor camp scrip, 20 kronen note

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.199

Geography
issue: Theresienstadt (Concentration camp); Terezin (Ustecky kraj, Czech Republic)
Date
issue:  1943 January 01
Theresienstadt ghetto-labor camp scrip, 20 kronen note

Geometric patterned leather wallet made by a Dutch Jewish couple in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.203

Geography
creation: Amersfoort (Netherlands)
use: Amersfoort (Netherlands)
use: Soest (Netherlands)
Date
creation:  1942 June-1945 May
Geometric patterned leather wallet made by a Dutch Jewish couple in hiding

Black and white patterned case for medals awarded postwar to a Dutch resistance leader

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.240.1

Geography
issue: Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Date
commemoration:  1940 May-1945 May
Black and white patterned case for medals awarded postwar to a Dutch resistance leader

Award certificate issued postwar with 6 medals to a Dutch resistance leader

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.240.2

Geography
issue: Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Date
commemoration:  1940 May-1945 May
Award certificate issued postwar with 6 medals to a Dutch resistance leader

Medal honoring soldiers killed during the invasion issued to a Dutch resistance leader

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.240.3

Geography
issue: Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Date
commemoration:  1940 May
commemoration:  1940-1945
Medal honoring soldiers killed during the invasion issued to a Dutch resistance leader

Commemorative medal issued to a Dutch resistance leader

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.240.4

Geography
issue: Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Date
commemoration:  1940 May-1945 May
Commemorative medal issued to a Dutch resistance leader

Commemorative medal issued to a Dutch resistance leader

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.240.5

Geography
issue: Netherlands
Date
commemoration:  1940 May-1945 May
received:  1978
Commemorative medal issued to a Dutch resistance leader

Commemorative medal issued to a Dutch resistance leader

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.240.6

Geography
issue: Netherlands
Date
commemoration:  1940 May-1945 May
Commemorative medal issued to a Dutch resistance leader

Commemorative medal issued to a Dutch resistance leader

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.240.7

Geography
issue: Netherlands
Date
commemoration:  1940 May-1945 May
Commemorative medal issued to a Dutch resistance leader

Commemorative medal issued to a Dutch resistance leader

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.240.8

Geography
issue: Netherlands
Date
commemoration:  1940 May-1945 May
Commemorative medal issued to a Dutch resistance leader

Felix and Flory Van Beek collection

Document | Accession Number: 1990.23.241

Date
inclusive:  approximately 1930-1990
Felix and Flory Van Beek collection

Netherlands, 1 gulden silver voucher, kept by a Dutch Jewish woman in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 1990.23.242

Geography
issue: Netherlands
Date
issue:  1938 October 01
Netherlands, 1 gulden silver voucher, kept by a Dutch Jewish woman in hiding
 
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