Postcard : Paper : handwritten, printed, stamped : Ink; colour pencil : beige, blue, black, green, red ; Ht: 10,6 cm x W: 14,7 cm
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April 25, 1944
1 page, double-sided horizontal paper. Recto, three lines in handwriting of Mancika Mandula Weinberger, signed "Manci" and dated "IV/25" at right. Below, in block capital letters that read "ÉVIKÉD" (trad.: "your Evike"). Verso, at right, addressed to "Weinberger Gustav / 108/101 msz. / Bihar / Biharmegye". At top right, illegible signature of controller in red colour pencil. Narrative: Donor is Elaine Kalman Naves, daughter of Gustav and Anikó Weinberger. The card is in the handwriting of Évike Weinberger (1938-1944) and Mancika Mandula Weinberger (1910-1944) -- the first wife of Gustav Weinberger. Both Évike and Mancika were killed in Auschwitz in 1944. The correspondence was under supervision by a controller. 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.