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Front: Tan postcard with handwritten letter.Back: Black printed postcard lines with continuation of message and address in black ink. Includes a red postage stamp on upper right, as well as several black hand stamps.
Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: Like many others, the Wernick family tried to send the younger generation to Palestine. German postcard dated 1.5.39, handwritten in German, addressed from one sister to another in Tel-Aviv; "... at this time we cannot come (to Palestine). We have no certificates, do not know when it will arrive, hoping it will not take a long tim. Our Ethel will soon be in Tel-Aviv, she is on her way. We have sent her your address and she will be visiting you... Your sister and brother-in law."
5 7/8 x 4"
Nazi, Germany, Jews, Escape Attempt, Tel Aviv, Elga Rubinson
1939-1941: Concentration:Ghettos, Einsatzgruppen (Mobile Killing Squads); WWII in Europe
"Postcard Reveals Attempts of Family to Escape Nazi Germany" (1939). Bulmash Family Holocaust Collection. 2014.1.81.