Education certificate : Paper : Printed, Handwritten : Ink : Grey, Beige, Brown ; Ht: 13 3/8 in. x W: 8 1/4 in.
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June 19, 1920
1 page, single-sided. Folded once horizontally and once vertically. Grey and beige background referring to a schoolbook publisher, beige border. Document is a certificate issued to Salomon Heiss for the 1919/1920 school year, attesting that he completed a special course on ready-made clothing at a vocational school. Personal information at top of page, followed by handwritten grades. Grading legend at bottom. Narrative: Salomon Heiss was the father of the donor, Erika Bloom. The Heiss family fled Nazi-occupied Vienna in 1938, after Salomon was arrested and detained in Dachau for 3 days. They survived the war in Shanghai, immigrated to Israel in 1949, and eventually settled in Montreal.