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a: Blue envelope addressed to Alexander Distler with red postage stamp in upper right corner, stamped with date “8 JAN 1940.” b: Blue letter, writing fills entire front and back page. [Related items 2019.2.310 - 2019.2.323]
Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash:This letter, written in German, was sent to Kitchener refugee Aleksander Distler by a Rose Engel, probably a London Jewish resident, as the letter was postmarked in Paddington.
a: 4 1/4 x 5" b: 8 x 5"
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"Correspondence to Alexander Distler, an Austrian Internee of Camp Kitchener, from Richborough, Kent, United Kingdom" (1940). Bulmash Family Holocaust Collection. 2019.2.311ab.