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Front: Black printed postcard lines with typewritten address. Includes a blue postal stamp, black hand stamp and pencil writing.Back: Typewritten message with handwritten signature.
Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: The city of Lvov in southeastern Poland was occupied by the Soviet Union in 1939, under the terms of the Ribbentrop-Molotov Pact of August 1939. There were over 200,000 Jews in Lvov in September 1939, many of whom were refugees from German-occupied Poland. The Germans subsequently occupied Lvov after the invasion of the Soviet Union in June 1941.
4 1/16 x 5 3/4"
Helena Brandwein, Isydor Munzer, Soviet, Occupied
"Postcard from Soviet Occupied Lvov to Basel, Switzerland" (1939). Bulmash Family Holocaust Collection. 2014.1.55.