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Also in Charnitzki family collection
The collection consists of a briefcase, purse, an autograph album, correspondence, a digital file, documents, photographs, and a prayer book related to the experiences of the Charnitzki family in prewar Königsberg, Germany, in Shanghai during the Holocaust, and in the United States after the war.
Consists of documents, correspondence, photographs, and an autograph book related to the experiences of the Charnitzki family of Königsberg, Germany (now Kaliningrad). Includes documentation of pre-war life in Königsberg, life in Shanghai, and their emigration to the United States in 1947, including correspondence with family members who perished during the Holocaust.
Ruth Kline discusses the experiences of the Charnitzki family of Königsberg, Germany (now Kaliningrad, Russia); their life in Shanghai, China during the war; and their immigration to the United States in 1947.