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Labor card from the Kovno ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 1995.89.301

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    Labor card from the Kovno ghetto


    issue:  1944 June 01
    use: Kovno ghetto (historic); Kaunas (Lithuania)
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection

    Physical Details

    Information Forms
    Object Type
    Licenses (lcsh)
    Physical Description
    Green paper folded vertically at center; recto: front cover, printed and typewritten text in black ink, "KONZENTRATIONSLAGER KAUEN/ARBEITSKOMMANDO Nr./1. 2. 3. /1. Gaertnerei/2./3./ARBEITSKARTE 9337/Name: Dembo/Vorname: Chaim/Block Nr./Beschaeftigung: Arbeiter/Alter: 42 Jahre * Ausgabe Datum: 1.6.44/Stempel des Arbeitseinsatzes"; front cover, upper left corner, blue ink stamps, encircled letter, "A", surrounding smaller letter, "K", and large stamp, "2"; inscription in blue colored pencil, "656"; upper right quadrant, blue ink stamp, "HK"; lower center, blue ink stamp, "KONZENTRATIONSLAGER KAUEN/ARBEITSEINSATZ"; verso: numbered from 1 to 31 across both sides, and divided into vertical and horizontal columns; upper left quadrant bears inscriptions in black ink and red/blue ink stamp, "M.Mudrikas"; back cover, printed text in black ink, "1. Die Arbeitskarte muss sich stets beim/Inhaber befinden./2. Die Arbeitskarten sind sauber aufzube-/wahren. Aenderungen und Ausbesserun-/gen duerfen nur vom Arbeitseinsatz vor-/genommen werden./3. Es ist strengstens untersagt ohne/Genehmigung des Arbeitseinsatzes die/Arbeitsstelle zu wechseln./4. Allen Befehlen und Weisungen des Ar-/beitseinsatzes ist Folge zu leisten./DER LAGERKOMMANDANT/gez. GOECKE/Obersturmbannfuehrer der Waffen-SS/VERMERKE"; lower right quadrant, blue ink stamp depicting encircled letter, "A" surrounding smaller letter, "K."
    overall: Height: 4.570 inches (11.608 cm) | Width: 7.010 inches (17.805 cm)
    overall : paper, ink, colored pencil

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    Administrative Notes

    The work permit was acquired by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1995.
    Record last modified:
    2022-07-28 18:22:56
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