Jacob and Nehemiah Robinson collection

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EHRI Partner


The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2013 by Karin Sibrava-Cherches, the great niece of Dr. Jacob Robinson and Nehemiah Robinson.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a typewriter, correspondence, documents, identity paperwork, notes, photographs, and published material related to the experiences of Jacob and Nehemiah Robinson and their family before the Holocaust in the Soviet Union and Lithuania and during and after the Holocaust in Lithuania and the United States, where they emigrated in 1940.


This description is derived directly from structured data provided to EHRI by a partner institution. This collection holding institution considers this description as an accurate reflection of the archival holdings to which it refers at the moment of data transfer.