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Postcard from Dr. Ernst Eylenburg in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp, 1944 September 1

 Item
Identifier: B333.04.0001.0004.00005

Overview

Postcard written by Dr. Ernst Eylenburg in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp, Czechoslovakia to Karin Steinberg in Vetschau, Germany. Preprinted postcard with blanks Dr. Ernst filled in so that the message reads, "Theresienstadt, on 1. 9 1944, Revered Miss Karin, I gratefully acknowledge receipt of your package on August 1944, Ernst Eylenburg." The address side of the postcard has Eylenburg's and Steinberg's addresses and two canceled stamps featuring Adolf Hitler. The postmark is dated September 21, 1944. Eylenburg died in the Auschwitz Concentration Camp.

Dates

  • 1944 September 1

Creator

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Postcard from Dr. Ernst Eylenburg in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp

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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