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German passport, Jenny Wally Lewin (née Birstein) und von kindern ("and her children" )

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Jenny Wally Lewin Passport cover M39 rsz.jpg
Jenny Wally Lewin passport title page rsz.jpg
Jenny Wally Lewin passport data page rsz.jpg
Jenny Wally Lewin passport immigration visa rsz.jpg
Title: German passport, Jenny Wally Lewin (née Birstein) und von kindern ("and her children" )
Date: 1936 July 13 issued
1938 October 19 stamped with red "J"
Source: Abraham Jakob Lewin Papers, M39
Description: Deutschesreich Reisepass issued to Jenny Wally Lewin (née Birstein) und von kindern ("and her children" ). Middle name (Wally) listed first on passport. Issued at the Hamburg Polizeibehörde on July 13, 1936. Passport was marked with a red "J" identifying Lewin as Jewish on October 19, 1938. Place of residence ("Wohnort") is listed as Hamburg. Immigration visa obtained at American consulate in Hamburg is dated November 9, 1938, the day that would become known as Kristallnacht.
Language: German
Citation:
“German passport, Jenny Wally Lewin (née Birstein) und von kindern ("and her children" ),” VCU Libraries Gallery, accessed May 17, 2022, https://gallery.library.vcu.edu/items/show/71161.