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Signature of Shmuel Meier Schon

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Title

Signature of Shmuel Meier Schon

Subject

Schon, Shmuel Meier, 1881-

Description

This is the signature of Shmuel Meier (also Samoil or Samuel) Schon, a Romanian merchant.

Schon was born in Nagyvarad, Romania on October 20th, 1881 to Yosef (Herman) and Miriam (Maria) nee Hoffman. He married Nekha (Nina) nee Porges and they had several children.

He lived in Hidalmas, Romania prior to and during World War II. Schon perished in the Holocaust, along with his wife and most of his children.

His signature is of his Hebrew name, Shmuel Meir Schon. His bookstamp also appears in the Brisman collection.

Creator

Schon, Shmuel Meier, 1881-

Rights

Digital Image: Washington University in Saint Louis

Format

Pencil

Language

Hebrew

Type

Signature

Identifier

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cat:Brisman-2014-07-14T17_14_17

Collection

Citation

Schon, Shmuel Meier, 1881-, “Signature of Shmuel Meier Schon,” WUSTL Digital Gateway Image Collections & Exhibitions, accessed July 15, 2024, http://omeka.wustl.edu/omeka/items/show/8231.