Ernest Loeb Medical Certificate, 29 March, 1939
This document is a medical certificate for Ernest Loeb. At the top it reads "Aerztliches Zeugnis", meaning medical certificate. It then states in German "It is hereby certified that Mr. Ernst Israel Loeb, born 10 July 1924, resident of Darmstadt, [is] not suffering from contagious disease, mental illness, leprosy, elephantiasis, cancer, tuberculosis; is not blind or dumb, nor is still suffering from a long-term incapacity to work. [He] Is vaccinated against smallpox on: 29 March 1939. Darmstadt, 29 March 1939. State Health Office." It is then signed by a member of the health office. The document has a paper stamp that reads "Gebuerenmarke fuenf Reichsmart" meaning it is money for fees, and worth 5 Reichsmarks. This paper stamp is stamped over in ink with the Darmstadt city seal, with a German eagle and a swastica. At the bottom right corner of the document, there is an ink stamp from the Consulate of Ecuador in Curacao.
- 29 March, 1939
2 Items : Two (2) paper documents.
Scope and Contents
From the Series: The series contains documents, letters, newsclippings, and photographs related to the Loeb Family. Documents include school report cards and official papers related to WWII and the Holocaust. Letters include correspondence almost exclusively relating to WWII and the Holocaust. Newsclippings are more recent and relate to Ernest, Ron, and Larry Loeb and their life in the US. Photographs include photos from before, during, and after WWII.