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Grey envelope with typewritten address to Rolph A. Baum, with return address above to Peter Israel Hirschfeld. Includes brown censor tape on back.
Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash: A law enacted August 17, 1938 required Jews with non-Jewish forenames to assume the name "Sara" if a woman and "Israel" if a man. This law became effective January 1, 1939. These names were to be used on all correspondence -- private or official -- including return addresses on mail. This is a combined "Israel/Sara" registered envelope.
4 1/2 x 6 1/4"
Stamp, Frankfort, Vancouver, Censor, New York, Seattle, air mail, Peter Israel Hirschfeld, Peter Hirschfeld, Rolph A. Baum, Franziska Sara Cahn, Franziska Cahn
""Israel" and "Sara" Envelope" (1941). Bulmash Family Holocaust Collection. 2012.1.298.