Document type: DU Image
Collection: Loewenstein Family Holocaust Papers  
Title Deportation Summons Disguised as a Notice of Eviction
Collection Title Loewenstein Family Holocaust Papers, The War Years: Berlin
Date Created before 3/31/1942
Creator(s) Jüdische Kultusvereinigung zu Berlin e.V.
Description Notice of eviction addressed to Max Loewenstein by Jüdische Kultusvereinigung zu Berlin e.V., the Jewish Cultural Association in Berlin. The letter requests its recipient come to the Jewish Cultural Association in Berlin building with every member of their household at 11:00 a.m. on March 31, 1942, a date stamp reads 31 Mar 1941. It contains a threat of "more severe measures" for failure to appear. This letter was sent to Jewish families to gather them for transportation on trains to Eastern European ghettos and concentration camps. Translation from Henry Lowenstein: "Berlin, Date of the Post Mark Mr. Max Loewenstein, By official order, we inform you herewith that you are to be evicted from your residence. We ask you to please appear at our office building Oranienberger Strasse 31, third floor, on March 21, 1942, at 11am, with everyone living in your household, including children. People who are in the labor force must obtain leave of absence for this purpose. We must point out that you must appear to avoid more severe measures. The Jewish Cultural Organization of Berlin"
Subject - Topic Associations, institutions, etc.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Subject - Personal Name Loewenstein, Max--(Max Israel),--1885-1948
Subject - Corporate Name Jüdische Kultusvereinigung zu Berlin e.V.
Subject - Occupation Physicians
Subject - Genre Letters
Subject - Geographic Berlin (Germany)
Current ID B333.02.0001.0002.00004
Legacy ID 10-10.03
Publisher University of Denver
Place of publication Denver, Colorado
Language __ger
Type of Resource still image
Form Letters
Extent 1 item (sheet), 15 x 21 centimeters
Digital Origin Reformatted digital
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