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Issued December 30th 1939 to Ernestine Sara Rubin. Born in Vienna Austria on March 17th 1889, Ernestine fled Nazi Germany in the summer of 1940. There is a physical description of Ernestine Rubin which describes her as being of medium build, with an oval face, brown eyes, and gray hair. Her profession is listed and loosely translates to "in household."

There is an immigration visa stamp on the back page of the passport dated May 3rd 1940 processed at the American Consulate in Vienna, Germany. She was approved to leave Germany July 1 1940. There is a Lithuanian railway stamp dated July 11 1940, and multiple Chinese stamps dating from late August 1940.

There are a number of travel stamps from Lithuania and China. There are also many stamps from China which show the date on the traditional Chinese 60-year calendar.

According to the passport her travel plans were to go through Lithuania, China and then the United States of America.

Publication Date

12-30-1939

Publisher

Keene State College

City

Keene

Keywords

Holocaust, Passport

Passport of Ernestine Rubin, 1939

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