Photograph 41; Ruth David Accession Number: NEKHC:2016.1.41 Object: Photographs Category: Ruth David; Kindertransport; Life before the Holocaust; Germany. Physical Description: Photograph complete Image Use: Use of images owned by the National Holocaust Centre and Museum is governed by our Terms and Conditions. Information: The National Holocaust Centre and Museum takes all reasonable measures to ensure we are not infringing on the rights of others. If you are the owner of the copyright or related rights in any of the material from our collections on this website, or you believe that the material may be subject to a third party ownership or another legal claim, and you believe its use infringes your intellectual property or any other rights, please contact us on [email protected] We endeavour to resolve objections in a timely manner, and will withdraw affected materials from the website until the matter is resolved. The information you provide will be treated as confidential and will be used only in connection with this enquiry. This photograph forms part of the Ruth David Collection. It is from a collection of almost fifty photographs depicting Ruth's family over an extended period of time, from long before Ruth's birth in the late 1920s, through to the 1940s. Ruth's family were Jewish and lived in Germany. Further Information This photograph is of Ruth David’s mother's cousin Lotte, taken in 1971. Lotte was the daughter of Olga, who died at a young age. The family lived in Germany and after the death of Olga, Annie, Lotte's older sister became responsible for looking after her siblings and their father. As the danger from Nazi persecution of Jewish people increased, Lotte managed to secure passage to England where she lived until the age of 91. Lotte had been a first class pianist, but had come to England on a domestic worker permit, and performed domestic duties for her whole life. Annie stayed with their ageing father and both were murdered in Auschwitz during the Holocaust.