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White envelope and letter handwritten in blue ink.Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: Partial translation: "Just a word in a hurry to inform you that all the Jewish people of Rouen have been arrested in the night from Friday to Saturday. Men, women and children have all been taken away and they came to Drancy Saturday morning. I think that "the Tigress" [an unknown individual] is among them. Deportations to the East are envisaged. Try to send news of yourself to Camille because you are the only person who connects him to the civilized people. I am not sure, but there is a great probability that Holstein would be among the prisoners, seeing as Levy Risle and his whole family have been arrested a preceding night..."
envelope: 4x6" ; letter: 10 1/2 x 8"
Rouen, France, Montfort, Elice Raoux
"Letter and Envelope to Elice Raoux, Montfort, France Regarding Jewish Citizens of Rouen, France" (1942). Bulmash Family Holocaust Collection. 2012.1.25ab.