Identification card : cardstock : Printed : ink : Beige, black, purple ; Ht: 7 cm x W: 12 cm
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January 26, 1930
Third class immigration identification card, stamp from port of arrival and instructions for card use in 12 languages on back, to be shown to examining officer at port of arrival. Property of Ester Orensztajn. Arrival in Halifax, Canada, from Danzig, Germany. Narrative: Icek Cytrynbaum was the father of the donor. He was born on May 12, 1906 in Bodzechów, Poland. Esther Orenstein (Estera Laja Orensztajn), the donor's mother, was born in 1905 in Denków, Poland, and moved to Canada in 1930 after a failed voyage in 1929 due to lacking the required vaccinations. Icek and Esther were married in 1924. They both immigrated to Canada declaring that they were unmarried, and they remarried in Toronto in 1930.