Papers of the Pottlitzer family, 1894-1968, including birth, marriage and death certificates; Deutsches Reich Kennkarte (identity card) for Margot Strauss (1194/7); reference from a former employer, where Margot worked as an editor/journalist, 10 Mar 1933 (1194/3); copy of a manuscript letter from Max Pottlitzer to the Polizeiamt, Schöneberg, Berlin, in which he registers the transfer of money and property to his mother, [as required by the recently enacted law relating to the registering of Jewish property], 22 Sep 1938 (1194/4).
Pottlitzer family papers
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- ReferenceGB 1556 WL 1194
- Dates of Creation1894-1968
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialGerman
- Physical Description1 file
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Pottlitzers were a German Jewish family which settled in Great Britain just before the outbreak of the Second World War.
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Entry compiled by Howard Falksohn.
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