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  • Daily Order Theresienstadt #341

    Daily Order Theresienstadt #341

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    daily order theresienstadt #341, front, 1943daily order theresienstadt #341, reverse, 1943

    Daily order Theresienstadt #341, Front, 1943 Daily order Theresienstadt #341, Reverse, 1943

    Daily order of the concentration camp Theresienstadt, Bohemia. Issued by the council of elders of the autonomous Jewish self-government of the camp. Order No. 341, July 13th, 1943. Announcing

    1. arrival of a transport of prisoners from Prague;
    2. rota of postal service;
    3. ban to own any useful plants or field flowers;
    4. vaccination against typhoid and scarlet;
    5. judgements of the ghetto-court (e.g. Arnold Hajek was sentenced to detention of two months because of stealing potatoes);
    6. jobs for hairdressers;
    7. jobs for sales persons for food.

    Signed by the head of the council of elders, Mr. Janowitz. Original copy for the internal use in the camp.  Size: 8.2x11.5.

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