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US Holocaust Museum: 50 Children – Rescuing the Collections

February 25, 7:00 pm

 

50 Children – Rescuing the Collections

In 2014, almost 900 people watched and celebrated the Emmy Award-nominated film, 50 Children: The Rescue Mission of Mr. and Mrs. Kraus, at a memorable Museum event in Chicago. Join us as filmmaker Steven Pressman returns for a panel discussion about the many new Museum collections donated by individuals rescued by the Krauses as children. These survivors’ remarkable stories will help the Museum teach the lessons of the Holocaust for all time

Monday, February 25 at 7:00 pm

CHAIRS: KARYN AND BILL SILVERSTEIN

SPEAKERS:  
PAUL BELLER
One of the 50 Children

STEVEN PRESSMAN
Filmmaker

FRED WASSERMAN
Acquisition Curator, United States
Holocaust Memorial Museum

This program is free and open to the public, but reservations are required. RSVP online at ushmm.org/events/50-children-chicago-2019 or by contacting the Museum’s Midwest Regional Office at 855.218.6836 or midwest@ushmm.org.

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Date:
February 25
Time:
7:00 pm
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North Suburban Synagogue Beth El
1175 Sheridan Rd.
Highland Park, IL 60035 United States
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