Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

William Lush collection

Document | Accession Number: 2006.422.1

Collection consists of two Reisepass passports. One has a black leather cover and the other has four documents inserted within the pages. Deutsches Reich Reisepass issued to Paul Steinharter inside black cover, not stamped with red letter "J", black and white photograph of bearer attached, issued in Munich, Germany on January 13, 1937, includes visas from Belgium and England, with immigration visa from the United States. Deutsches Reich Reisepass issued to Lea "Sara" Steinharter, stamped with red letter "J', black and white photograph of bearer attached; issued in Munich Germany on October 16, 1940; visas issued for Spain, Portugal and an immigration visa from the United States. Documents inserted into her passport include Declaration of Intention for U.S. citizenship, receipt issued on board the SS Exeter on August 13, 1941, a note and letter to "Paul" from Clara Lussheimer in Chicago dated June 4, 1951; in German.

Date
1937-1951
Extent
2 passports.
4 documents.
Extent
1 folder
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of William Lush
Expand all
 
Record last modified: 2017-10-23 15:51:32
This page: https://collections.ushmm.org/search/catalog/irn518620