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Erna Meier Schlesinger Summerfield collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a pouch and passport relating to the experiences of Erna Meier Schlesinger (later Summerfield) in Germany and en route to the United States before World War II.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1991 by Irene S. Woods, the daughter of Erna Meier Schlesinger Summerfield.
Date
1939 July-1939 August 02
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Pouch with a false base used by a German Jewish émigré to smuggle money out of the country

Object | Accession Number: 1991.133.1 a-b

Geography
en route: United States
Date
emigration:  1939 July-1939 August
Pouch with a false base used by a German Jewish émigré to smuggle money out of the country

Erna Meyer Schlesinger passport

Document | Accession Number: 1991.133.2

Date
issue:  1939 July 08
 
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