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Envelope front: Green envelope with address written in blue cursive ink. Upper lefthand corner has blue stamp with white letters, and a black circular hand stamp over it.Envelope back: Return address written on flap in blue cursive ink.Letter: Typewritten and copied letter on brown paper. Blanks filled in with blue cursive ink.
Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: Moving letter and cover from Holocaust survivor, Moses Godstein, sent to Trygve Lie, Secretary General of the United Nations, asking for help with emigration to Palestine.
envelope: 4 1/2 x 6 1/4"; letter: 12 x 8 1/2"
United Nations, Palestine, Lake Success, Occupation Zone, Germany, Lie, Goldstein
1945 - Present: Post-Holocaust Commemoration & Revitalization: Displaced Person Camps; Refugees and Emigration; Postwar Trials; Israel Statehood
"Correspondence from Holocaust Survivor to United Nations" (1947). Bulmash Family Holocaust Collection. 2015.2.187ab.