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Postcard from Dr. Elisabeth Eylenburg in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp, 1944 September 22

 Item
Identifier: B333.04.0001.0004.00006

Overview

Postcard written by Dr. Elisabeth Eylenburg in the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp, Czechoslovakia to Karin Steinberg in Vetschau, Germany. Preprinted postcard with blanks Eylenburg filled in so that the message reads, "Theresienstadt, on 22. IX [September] 1944, My Love, I gratefully acknowledge receipt of your package on 2 1944, Elisabeth." The address side of the postcard has Eylenburg's and Steinberg's addresses and canceled stamps featuring Adolf Hitler. The postmark is dated October 11, 1944. Eylenburg died in the Auschwitz Concentration Camp.

Dates

  • 1944 September 22

Creator

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Postcard from Dr. Elisabeth 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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