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Vera Vogue collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25724

Scope and Content Note

E-copies of vital records, photographs and clippings pertaining to Vera Gutmann. Also included are gloves.

Dates

  • 1896-2016

Creator

Access Restrictions

Open to researchers.

Use Restrictions

There may be some restrictions on the use of the collection. For more information, contact:

Leo Baeck Institute, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY 10011

email: lbaeck@lbi.cjh.org

Biographical Note

Vera Gutmann née Friedmann was born in 1910 in Breslau, Germany to Adolf and Lotte Friedmann. At age 19 she married Kurt Rosenthal, who died in Berlin during Nazi imposed slave labor. Vera survived the Holocaust in hiding in Berlin, together with her mother. They immigrated to the US in 1946, joining Vera’s brother Hans Freeman in Chicago. She married John Gutmann, and they moved to Carmel, CA, where she opened a glove business, 'Vera Vogue'. She died in 1986.

Extent

32 Digital Files

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

E-copies of vital records, photographs and clippings pertaining to Vera Gutmann. Also included are gloves.

Separated Material

A pair of gloves from Vera Vouge's glove business, 'Vera Vogue', are housed in the LBI Arts and Objects Collection.
Title
Guide to the Vera Vogue collection, 1896-2016  AR 25724
Status
In Progress
Author
Processed by LBI Staff
Date
© 2017
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • June 2017: dao links for Item 31, Item 32, and Item 33 added.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

Contact:
15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011 United States