Papers of the Inow family, 1938-1939, consist of correspondence between Renate Inow, in England, her sister, Margalit in Sweden and Palestine and their parents in Wuppertal, Germany. The collection comprises 2 parts: an unbound volume of translations and partial translations of letters addressed to Margalit mostly whilst she was in Sweden entitled 'Voices from the Past'. The collection includes reproductions of photographs of the parents and a family tree.
Inow family: Copy correspondence
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- ReferenceGB 1556 WL 1581
- Dates of Creation1938-1939
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialGerman English
- Physical Description1 file
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Inow family were a Jewish family from Wuppertal, North Rhine Westfalia. The two daughters, Renate and Margalit escaped Nazi Germany to Great Britain and Sweden respectively, whilst their parents remained and were eventually deported to the Lodz Ghetto where they were killed.
Arranged in chronological order.
Conditions Governing Access
Deposited by the Family.
Other Finding Aids
Description exists to this archive on the Wiener Library's online catalogue www.wienerlibrary.co.uk.
Entry compiled by Howard Falksohn.
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Copies can be made for personal use. Permission must be sought for publication.