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Series II: Writings by Celia Shapiro, 1936-1946

Call Number: MS 1684, Series II

Scope and Contents

The writings by Celia Shapiro consist of her diaries and memoirs, written in a mixture of Russian and English. The travel diary describes her journey in 1936 to England, Germany, and the Soviet Union, with interesting observations on Jewish life in Germany. The memoirs in letter form also make references to that trip and to other events in her past.


  • 1936-1946

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Most of the papers are in Russian, with some Yiddish- and English-language material as well.

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection: The materials are open for research.


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