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Guide to Jakob Kalinski papers 1988.1057
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  • Scope and Contents note
  • Conditions Governing Use note
  • Conditions Governing Access note
  • Bibliography
  • Biographical/Historical note
  • Preferred Citation note

  • Title: Jakob Kalinski papers
    Identifier/Call Number: 1988.1057
    Contributing Institution: Tauber Holocaust Library
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1.0 Folder(s)
    Date: 1946 November 4
    Abstract: This collection is comprised of a single item, a certificate issued by the D.P. (Displaced Persons) Camp of Feldafing Labor Office. It is made out to Jakob Kalinski and identifies him as working in a labour group under the auspices of the UNRRA (United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration). It is dated November 4, 1946.
    Creator: Kalinski, Jakob

    Scope and Contents note

    This collection is comprised of a single item -- an identity certificate issued by the Displaced Persons Center Camp of Feldafing (Germany) Labor Office -- made out to Jakob Kalinski. It is stamped and dated November 4, 1946, with an expiration date of December 30, 1946. The certificate indicates that Mr. Kalinski was working in labor group No. 66 under the auspices of the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (U.N.R.R.A.).

    Conditions Governing Use note

    There are no restrictions to use for this collection.

    Conditions Governing Access note

    There are no restrictions to access to this collection.


    Wikipedia entry: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abraham_Klausner

    Biographical/Historical note

    Feldafing was the first Displaced Persons camp exclusively for Jewish refugees. The camp was located in the Bavarian town of Feldafing, part of the district of Starnberg, in the American zone of occupation in Germany.
    The camp was opened by United States Army on May 1, 1945 as an emergency measure to house mostly Hungarian Jews who found themselves in the area when the Germans capitulated. The first director of the camp was Lieutenant Irving J. Smith.
    No biographical information about Jakob Kalinski is available.

    Preferred Citation note

    Jakob Kalinski papers - 1988.1057, Tauber Holocaust Library - JFCS Holocaust Center, San Francisco, California

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Feldafing (Displaced persons camp) .
    Certificates -- Germany -- Feldafing (Refugee camp)
    Reconstruction (1939-1951) -- Germany
    Refugee camps -- Germany
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees -- Germany