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Object ID

2015.2.54

Object Name

Postcard

Date

7-11-1944

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Description

Front: Tan postcard with printed black text and blanks, with black writing in cursive. Some writing in pencil in lower righthand corner. Back: Black printed postcard lines. Return address written in black ink on upper lefthand corner. Address written in black ink on right side. Black stamp across length of the top. 11b stamp in blue on left side. Purple pasted stamp of Hitler in profile facing left on right top corner. Postcard written by Elizabeth Rosa Ornstein (Born May 2, 1896), Prisoner number 46606. Transported from Vienna, Austria to Thereseinstadt on. Transported from Theresienstadt to Auschwitz on October 6, 1944. She did not survive.

Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: Package receipt acknowledgement sent by Elizabeth Rosa Ornstein (Born May 2, 1896), on July 7, 1944. Rosa was prisoner number 46606 at Theresienstadt, having been transported from Vienna, Austria to Theresienstadt. She was deported from Theresienstadt to Auschwitz- three months after receiving this package -on October 6, 1944 ,where she was murdered.

Dimensions

4 x 5 1/4"

Keywords

Stamp, Ghetto, Theresienstadt, Beit Theresienstadt, Theresienstadt Martyrs Remembrance Association, Israel, Dopisnice, Prisoner number 46606, Vienna, Austria, Auschwitz, Elizabeth Rosa Ornstein

Subcollection

1943-1945: Rescue, Aid and Liberation

Package Receipt, Rosa Ornstein,  from Theresienstadt Ghetto

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