Postcard : Paper : handwritten, printed, stamped : Graphite pencil; ink : beige, grey, green, black, red ; Ht: 10,5 cm x W: 14,7 cm
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June 02, 1944
1 page, double-sided horizontal paper. Recto contains handwriting of Gustav Weinberger, dated at bottom left "1944.VI.25" and signed at bottom right "Guszti". Verso, right side addressed to "Zsido Tanacs ut(...) / Weinberger Kalman / vaja (...) Kisvarda / (...)." Address crossed out. Sender's address at left "Weinberger Gustav / Borgoprund 108/101 (...)". Top right, signature of controller in green ink. Top left, square paper glued on postcard with printed green text that reads "Elköltözött / Parti." (trad.: relocated / left) Narrative: Donor is Elaine Kalman Naves, daughter of Gustav and Anikó Weinberger. The postcard was sent from Gustav Weinberger to Kalman Békés. The correspondence was under supervision of Captain Soós, however was stamped against regulations. This collection of correspondence was used as part of the research for the following book: Kalman Naves, Elaine. Journey to Vaja: Reconstructing the World of a Hungarian-Jewish Family. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1996. Print.