Eight Postcards Sent from Lodz Ghetto and other Places in Poland to Shanghai, 1940-1941.
German and Polish.
Addressed to Mr. Gutman in Shanghai. Most are from members of the Bialoglowski family. Including: Typewritten postcard from Mordechai Haim Rumkowski, regarding the condition of Anette Gutman in the Warsaw Ghetto.Postcard with a stamp of the Lodz Ghetto Judenrat (with the name of Rumkowski, the head of the Judenrat). Postcards with Polish and Chinese postal stamps, and more. Enclosed is a postcard sent to Mr. Gutman in Paris, 1933.
Stamps removed, one postcard with corner cut out.Chaim Mordechai Rumkowski (1877-1944) was a Polish Jew and wartime businessman appointed by Nazi Germany as the head of the Council of Elders in the Lodz Ghetto during the German occupation of Poland in World War II.