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Rudy Appel collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a medal, certificate, poster, photographs, and correspondence relating to the experiences of Rudy Appel, his parents, Julius and Rose Appel, and caretaker, Juliette Usach, in Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, and France before, during, and after the Holocaust.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1991 and 1992 by Rudy Appel.
Date
1939-1990
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Antisemitic flyer acquired by a French Jewish child in hiding

Object | Accession Number: 1991.209.6

Geography
acquired: France
Date
acquired:  approximately 1942-approximately 1945
Antisemitic flyer acquired by a French Jewish child in hiding

Rudy Appel papers

Document | Accession Number: 1991.209.7

Date
inclusive:  1939-1944
Rudy Appel papers

Righteous Among the Nations medal awarded to a French children’s home director

Object | Accession Number: 1992.72.1 a

Geography
issue: Jerusalem, Israel
Date
issue:  1989 April 18-1990 September 10
commemoration:  1941-1944
Righteous Among the Nations medal awarded to a French children’s home director

Presentation box for medal awarded to a French children’s home director

Object | Accession Number: 1992.72.1 b

Geography
issue: Jerusalem, Israel
Date
issue:  1989 April 18-1990 September 10
commemoration:  1941-1944
Presentation box for medal awarded to a French children’s home director

Diplomacy of Honor certificate awarded by Yad Vashem

Object | Accession Number: 1992.72.2 a

Date
issue:  1990 September 10

Plastic document case issued by Yad Vashem

Object | Accession Number: 1992.72.2 b

Date
issue:  1990 September 10
 
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