Report card : Paper : Printed, Handwritten : Ink : Beige, Green, Black, Blue, Purple ; Ht: 13 1/4 in. x W: 8 1/8 in.
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1 page, single-sided. Folded once horizontally and once vertically. Pale green background with beige border. Document is a report card issued to Salomon Heiss for the 1914/1915 school year. He attended a religious school in Vienna, handwritten details are illegible. Printed table contains handwritten grades and parent's signature in right-hand column, above legend for grading system. Stamp indicates that this school was part of an association of Jewish schools in the district.
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.