Accession Number: NEKHC:2009.29

Object: Report

Category: Lingfield House; Zdenka Husserl; The Lingfield House Collection; Children in the Holocaust

Physical Description: Report for Lingfield House from 1950. Colour printed report with black and white interiors. In complete condition.

Information on Item: A report written in 1950 to summarise events happening at Weir Courtney, known as Lingfield House. It forms part of the Museum's Lingfield House Collection.

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Further Information

Weir Courtney, known as Lingfield House, was the name of a children's home run by Alice Goldberger. The children who lived there were orphans brought to the United Kingdom at the end of the Second World War, sponsored by the British government. They had all survived the Holocaust with differing experiences including hiding, and surviving Nazi camps.