Postcard from seven-year-old Gert Gundermann an inmate at Auschwitz.
20th c German Judaic Books & Manuscripts
(active c. 1000 - present)
Ink on paper
Berlin. Jewish Museum Berlin.
Auschwitz prisoners were allowed to correspond with family members outside the camp as a propaganda measure. The postcard is stamped 'Rückantwort nur auf Postkarten in deutscher Sprache' with an address; indicating a reply in German is permitted to the stamped address in Berlin.