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Shula Hamilton collection

Collection
Collection Summary
Contains a photograph as well as a letter and envelope (both laminated), addressed from Enrique (Herszek) Kagan, a Jewish refugee in Argentina, to his mother, Feiga Kagan, in Ostrolenka, Poland, sent August 29, 1939, but returned to Mr. Kagan in Argentina. The envelope contains a postmark from the German "Devisenschutz Kommando" in Warsaw. Also contains two examples of Polish currency from 1931. Written by Herszek Kagan (donor's father) to his mother in occupied Poland, August 1939.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1996 by Shula Hamilton.
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Mrs. Shula Hamilton papers

Document | Accession Number: 1996.43

Date
creation:  1939

Poland, 20 zloty note

Object | Accession Number: 1996.43.1.2

Date
postmark:  1939
Poland, 20 zloty note

Poland, 20 zloty note

Object | Accession Number: 1996.43.1.3

Date
1931
postmark:  1939
Poland, 20 zloty note
 
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