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Geist, Bagriansky, and Zerner family collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a commemorative silver basket and plaque, a medal, and papers relating to the experiences of Rosian Bagriansky (Zerner) and her parents, Paulius and Gerta Bagriansky, before and during the Holocaust in Lithuania and after the Holocaust in Italy and the United States, and a separate collection of papers relating to the experiences of Edwin and Lydia Bagriansky Geist before and during the Holocaust in Lithuania.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2013 by Rosian Zerner.
Date
1890-2013
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Life Saving Cross with a striped ribbon and presentation box awarded to a Lithuanian rescuer

Object | Accession Number: 2013.503.1.2 a-b

Geography
issue: Lithuania
Date
issue:  2009
commemoration:  1942-1944
Life Saving Cross with a striped ribbon and presentation box awarded to a Lithuanian rescuer

Silver plaque with an engraved inscription presented to a Jewish woman for charitable work

Object | Accession Number: 2013.503.1.3

Geography
manufacture: Germany
received: Danzig (Germany)
Date
commemoration:  1930 January 04
Silver plaque with an engraved inscription presented to a Jewish woman for charitable work

Silver basket with floral emblem presented for charitable work

Object | Accession Number: 2013.503.1.4

Geography
received: Danzig (Germany)
Date
commemoration:  1930 February 06
Silver basket with floral emblem presented for charitable work

Lyda Bagriansky Geist and Edwin Geist collection

Document | Accession Number: 2013.503.2

Date
inclusive:  1919-2013
Lyda Bagriansky Geist and Edwin Geist collection

Bagriansky-Zerner family collection

Document | Accession Number: 2013.503.3

Date
inclusive:  approximately 1900-approximately 2013
bulk:  1935-1950
Bagriansky-Zerner family collection
 
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