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The Baby Clothes

Artifacts Unpacked Video Series

What do handmade baby clothes teach us about a mother’s resilience? 

Priska Löwenbein was two months pregnant when she was deported to Auschwitz in 1944. Against all odds, she stayed alive and concealed her pregnancy.

About the Artifacts

Artifacts shown in the video were courtesy of or donated to the Museum by Hana Berger Moran, in addition to the National Archives and an anonymous donor. Explore the Hana Berger Moran Collection.