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Henry Lowenstein in Uniform, circa 1950

 File
Identifier: B333.08.0003.0001.00006
Charcoal sketch of service man with dress hat on. Man is wearing glasses and rests his chin in his hand. This may be a protrait of Henry done by his mother or possibly done himself. The sketch is note dated and not signed but it does bear resemblance to Henry and he serves in the US Army from 1950-1953.

Dates

  • circa 1950

Creator

Physical Description

Veritcal portrait on paper with black charcoal. Tack holes in each of the four corners with slight round discoloration where tacks were.

Extent

From the File: 1 Files (8 works on paper)

Scope and Contents

Materials in this collection were gathered and preserved by Henry Lowenstein's mother Maria Loewenstein. Materials include legal documents and correspondence from the Nazi government of Germany, identification papers issued by the Nazi government, ration books, personal correspondence including letters from family sent through the Red Cross and friends in the Theresienstadt Concntration Camp and Lodz (Lodj) Ghetto, photographs, legal documents and utility receipts used by Maria Loewenstein to prove she was not a Jew, admission and discharge papers from the Wittenauer Sanatorium, Socialist Democratic Party membership cards, and Henry Lowenstein's videographed oral history and an exhibit book containing a brief written history of his family. The collection also contains artwork created by Marie and Henry Lowenstein. The collection ranges from 1848 to 2013.

Custodial History

Donated by Henry Lowenstein.

Physical Description

Veritcal portrait on paper with black charcoal. Tack holes in each of the four corners with slight round discoloration where tacks were.

Dimensions

45 x 30 cm.

General

Title Supplied by archivist.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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