Canadian Jewish Heritage Network

Certificate

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Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Certificate : Paper : Printed, Handwritten : Ink : Green, Beige, Black, Red ; Ht: 8,5 in. x W: 11,8 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Certificate : Paper : Printed, Handwritten : Ink : Green, Beige, Black, Red ; Ht: 8,5 in. x W: 11,8 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
January 7, 1941
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
German
Notes
1 page, double-sided. Folded once horizontally and once vertically. This document certifies that Johann Peter Drießen is of German blood (Aryan). It was issued as a temporary certification and would have expired on May 2, 1941. Issued by the NSDAP Gauamt für Sippenforschung - Gau Office for Kinship Research (trad.) in Vienna. On the back of the document is a form to provide information about the subject, his parents and grandparents. Most of the fields are filled in, but there is no information provided about the maternal or paternal grandfathers. Narrative: The donor, Walter Absil, purchased this document at a flea market in Vienna after the war.
Accession No.
1990.96.17
Name Access
Absil, Walter
Places
Vienna, Austria, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
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