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Bagriansky-Zerner family collection and Edwin Geist collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The Bagriansky-Zerner family 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. The Lyda Bagriansky Geist and Edwin Geist collection of papers and sound recordings relate to the experiences of the composer Edwin Geist and his family before and during the Holocaust in Lithuania.
Provenance
Both collections were donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2013 by Rosian Bagriansky Zerner. The material in the Geist Collection was assembled by Mrs. Rosian Bagriansky Zerner, the niece of Edwin Geist, and her father, Paul Bagriansky, whose sister was married to Edwin Geist.
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

Edwin Geist: Werke

Recorded Sound | Accession Number: 2013.503.2.2 | RG Number: RG-91.0196

Date
Recorded:  1973 February 24
Edwin Geist: Werke

Jewish Music and Poetry Project, 2013

Recorded Sound | Accession Number: 2013.503.2.3 | RG Number: RG-91.0197

Date
Recorded:  2013 April 05
Recorded:  2013 May 09
Jewish Music and Poetry Project, 2013

The Music of Edwin Geist

Recorded Sound | Accession Number: 2013.503.2.4 | RG Number: RG-91.0198

Date
Recorded:  2008 October 26
The Music of Edwin Geist

Bagriansky-Zerner family collection

Document | Accession Number: 2013.503.3

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