1. Kahn Dr. Franz

  2. Drawing by William Sharp

    • Franz v. Papen
    • United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
    • irn9566
    • English
    • overall : 20.000 x 15.120 in. (50.8 x 38.405 cm.) Image of Franz vonPapen, the foreign minister of Germany in a riding habit, crop in left hand, papers in his right hand. Drawing (lcsh)
  3. Henry F. Kahn papers

    Red Cross letter addressed to Henry Kahn and dated December 9, 1965

  4. Henry F. Kahn collection

    The collection consists of artifacts relating to the experiences of Henry Kahn during the Holocaust in the Netherlands and in Theresienstadt ghetto/labor camp and a letter received in the postwar period.

  5. Eric Kahn papers

  6. Lothar Kahn collection

    Consists of documents, forms, and letters related to the pre-war, wartime, and post-war experiences of Lothar Kahn, originally of Lollar, Germany. Includes birth certificates, report cards, travel permits, and a 1945 Allied registration for Lothar Kahn as a resident of Lollard, Germany, which was under Allied control.

  7. Kahn and Lustig family collection

    Consists of correspondence sent to the family of Ludwig (later Louis), Theresa, and Jo Ann (Hansi) Lustig, who left Germany in August 1939 and emigrated to the United States. The handwritten correspondence, dated between 1939-1943, was mainly sent by Theresa's father, Albert Kahn, who remained in Munich, Germany. The correspondence relates to family and emigration issues as well as the deteriorating situation for Jews in Germany. Albert Kahn was deported to Theresienstadt, where he died in September 1943; many other family members referenced in the correspondence also perished in the Holoca...

  8. Memoirs of Liselotte Kahn

    Describes her childhood in Germany; her marriage to Dr. Ernst Müller and the birth of their sons; Nazi antisemitism; their emigration to Greece; her husband's medical practice in Athens, Greece; the Italian and German invasion of Greece; their escape to Palestine; and their emigration to and experiences in the United States.

  9. Kahn family correspondence

    Consists of correspondence from and regarding Bertha and Johanna (Hansel) Kahn. As Jewish life became difficult in Germany, the mother and daughter moved to Amsterdam. When the Nazi invasion occurred, they went into hiding until their finances ran out. The Dutch Underground offered to take Hansel in, as she did not look Jewish and was good with languages, but she refused to leave her mother. The two women were deported to Westerbork and perished in Sobibor. The correspondence includes a Red Cross telegram from Bertha, dated 1943, and letters describing their situation that were sent to fami...

  10. Edith Kahn collection

    Contains of correspondence, clippings, and photographs regarding the pre-war experiences of the Baer family, the Schneider family, the Eugen Wolf family, Lina and Margot Levy, the Faber family,and Ludwig and Emma Kahn, all of Germany. Most of the correspondence was written by people who later perished in the Holocaust, and details the Jewish life in pre-war Germany.

  11. Shirley Kahn photograph collection

    One photograph is a silverprint of Frieda Stamer and her family taken in Austria ca. 1900, and the other photograph depicts five women the same five girls in the other photograph and was taken in Austria in the 1930s. Both photographs were sent to Morris Stamer [donor's father], Frieda Stamer's grandson, in the United States by his mother. All of the people depicted in these photographs perished in the Holocaust.

  12. Gabrielle Kahn Gilbert memoir

    Consists of one memoir, 9 pages, describing the pre-war, wartime, and post-war experiences of Gabriele (now Gabrielle) Kahn, originally of Mannheim, Germany. Gabriele's family was prominent in Germany, but fled the country in 1933, moving first to Paris, and then to the Netherlands. There, the family lived in Amsterdam, Amstelveen, and Blaricum, including a period of time in hiding, before escaping to the United States in 1941 by using Dr. Richard Kahn's (Gabriele's father) professional connections. Includes memories of Gabriele's psychological reactions to her pre-war, wartime, and post-wa...

  13. Kahn/Bauer family collection

    Consists of photographs and documents related to Alfred and Trude Kahn and their daughter, Annemarie, originally of Stuttgart, Germany. In the 1930s, the family fled from Germany to Holland, where they lived until their deportation to Theresienstadt on April 21,1943. The family perished in Auschwitz. The collection consists of Alfred and Trude's honeymoon album, an engraved cigarette case from the wedding, a book of Annemarie's baby photographs, and a letter sent by the Kahns the day before their deportation. Also includes a copy of"Pilgrimage to the Past" by James Bauer, a book of the Baue...

  14. Kahn family: papers

    This collection contains the papers and photographs of Seligmann and Alice Kahn, a Jewish family from Heilbronn. Included are their marriage certificate, photographs and family register.

  15. Alfred J. Kahn papers

    Letter (a) written by Dovid Paltsey, donor's paternal great uncle in Moscow to donor's father, Joseph Kahn in Florida. In his letter, mailed on February 4, 1948, Dovid Paltsev described the fate of the family in Velizh (about 140 hm from Smolensk) where out of approx. 2,000 Jews only 20 survived the Holocaust. He named each member of the family who was murdered by the Germans and the few who were lucky to avoid the massacre. In Yiddish; with envelope (b).