Authors

Object ID

2014.1.266

Object Name

Envelope

Date

8-25-1942

Files

Download

Download Full Text (1.3 MB)

Description

Front: Green envelope with four postage stamps of Adolf Hitler in various colors. Includes four black and two purple hand stamps, a line of writing in purple pencil and a red and white sticker.Back: A black hand stamp.

Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: Cover to Berlin with hand stamp of Reichskommissariat of the Ukraine. Rovno (Rivne) Rovno fell to the Germans in June 1941 and was turned into a regional civilian administrative capital in Volhynia. Erich Koch was the Hitler appointed Reichskommisar whose mission was to exploit the region- its resources and people- for German ends.

Dimensions

4 1/2 x 6 1/4"

Keywords

Rovno, Rowno, Stamps, Reich seal

Subcollection

1941-1943: Deportation & Extermination: Concentration Camps and Extermination Centers

Envelope from Rovno, Ukraine

Share

COinS
 
 

To view the content in your browser, please download Adobe Reader or, alternately,
you may Download the file to your hard drive.

NOTE: The latest versions of Adobe Reader do not support viewing PDF files within Firefox on Mac OS and if you are using a modern (Intel) Mac, there is no official plugin for viewing PDF files within the browser window.