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Negev Holyland

lot # 171 - world war two Concentration Camps, DP Camps, Ghettos and the like

Tuesday Sep 15, 2020 15:00 America/New_York
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LITZMANNSTADT GHETTO – ARBEITSEATZ Postcard from R.A.L. Lager (labor Camp) Lagowoer-see, postmarked Grunov,,-Stemberg, 20.10.41 and addressed to Ai15eitsein§alz (der Juden), Litzmannstadt­Ghetto. Boxed violet receiving cancel "Arbeitseinsatz" (work command}, red handstamped "Frei von Zuschlaggebuehr' (no additional postage required), as well as several handwritten notations. Message written in broken German by Jakob Grynsehpan, a forced Iaborer working in underground construction, pleads to the Ghetto authorities that his wife confined there get work in order to earn money, as she cannot get along at 6 RM a week allowance. Very fine "Postal History of the Holocaust" item. Two filing holes that do not detract. Mail items going into Ghetto (or KZ) are rare and desirable objects.



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NEGEV HOLYLAND STAMPS was formed in 1978 from the previous Holy Land business known as "MICHAEL H. BALE". In 1999, Sid Morginstin purchased the auction business from Mr. Bale.   Since then, a web... Read More

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