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Tan envelope addressed in black ink, including four postage stamps and multiple hand stamps.
Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: Camp de Gurs was an internment and refugee camp constructed by the French Government in 1939. After the Vichy government signed an armistice with the Nazis in 1940, it became an internment camp for Jews of any nationality except French, as well as people considered dangerous by the government.
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Camp de Gurs, New York air mail, Stamp, Vichy government, Henry H. Townsend, Richard Schwarz
"Camp de Gurs Basses Pyrenees Air Envelope to New York" (1941). Bulmash Family Holocaust Collection. 2012.1.33.