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Postcard from Dr. Ernst Eylenburg in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp, 1944 July 27

 Item
Identifier: B333.04.0001.0004.00003
Postcard written by Dr. Ernst Eylenburg in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp, Czechoslovakia to Karin Steinberg in Vetschau, Germany when he was in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp. Preprinted postcard with blanks Ernst filled in so that the message reads, "Theresienstadt, on 27. July 1944, Fraulein Karin Steinberg, I gratefully acknowledge receipt of your package on 2. July 1944, Dr. Ernst Eylenburg." Address side of the postcard has Eylenburg's and Steinberg's addresses and a canceled stamp featuring Adolf Hitler. The postmark is dated August 1944. Eylenburg died in the Auschwitz Concentration Camp.

Dates

  • 1944 July 27

Creator

Rights and Usage Statement

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Extent

1 items (letter)

Scope and Contents

From the Series: Personal letters to Henry Lowenstein in England from his family. Cards from the Eylenburgs in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp to the Loewensteins in Berlin and Karin Steinberg in Vetschau, Germany.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good 11 x 15 centimeters

Provenance

Donated by Henry Lowenstein.

General

Title supplied by archivist.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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