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Six postcards ridiculing Jews as foolish, unlucky figures

Object | Accession Number: 2016.184.488

Series of six postcards featuring Jewish person(s) in a humiliating or foolish scene, with a derogatory title, most including an reference to an animal. The scenes are reproductions of paintings by J. Gehrts and were produced in late 19th century Berlin. These postcards are one of more than 900 items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic visual materials.

Date
1889  (publication/distribution)
Geography
publication : Berlin (Germany)
Language
German
Classification
Information Forms
Category
Postcards
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Katz Family
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:22:14
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