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Max Loewenstein's Temporary Identification Papers, 1946 February 12

Identifier: B333.05.0001.0005.00003


Dr. Max Loewenstein's temporary identification papers issued after World War II by the Polizeipräsident in Berlin. The front cover says Temporary ID in German and the number, Nr. L. 0011104. The back cover has handwritten in the "Official Changes" section that Max had a previous identity card and this information is signed, dated, and stamped by the Chief of Police. The rest of this page, the section for children under the age of fifteen, is blank. Left side interior of the card contains information about Max Loewenstein: name, occupation, birth date and place, nationality, and fingerprint. Right side interior has a photograph of Max Loewenstein, a physical description of Max, his signature, the expiration and issue dates, and the seal and signature of the Chief of Police of Berlin.


  • 1946 February 12


Digital Repository

Max Loewenstein's Temporary Identification Papers

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Scope and Contents

From the Series: Documents and digital images from the Loewenstein's life in Berlin, Germany between the end of World War II and thier immigration to the United States. Official letters confirming the Loewensteins' status as victims during World War II, Max Loewenstein's ID card, and the Loewensteins' membership cards in the Social Democratic Party.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good 15 x 21 centimeters


Donated by Henry Lowenstein.


Title supplied by archivist.

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