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Object ID

2012.1.305

Object Name

Envelope

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Description

Purple grey envelope with typewritten address to Henri Landauer and return address typewritten on back flap to Julius Israel Josephi.

Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: A law enacted August 17, 1938 required Jews with non-Jewish forenames to assume the name "Sara" if a woman and "Israel" if a man. This law became effective January 1, 1939. These names were to be used on all correspondence -- private or official -- including return addresses on mail.

Dimensions

4 1/2 x 6 1/4"

Keywords

New York, Stamp, Hamburg, Henri Landauer, Hern Landauer, Julius Israel Josephi, Julius Josephi

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