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  • Daily Order Theresienstadt #417

    Daily Order Theresienstadt #417

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    daily order theresienstadt #417, front, 1944daily order theresienstadt #417, reverse, 1944

    Daily order Theresienstadt #417, Front, 1944 Daily order Theresienstadt #417, Reverse, 1944

    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. 417, March 1st, 1944. Announcing

    1. ban on wearing badges;
    2. postal regulations;
    3. judgements of the ghetto-court (e.g. Adolf Glassmann was sentenced to a 1 week detention because of stealing a piece of bread from another prisoner);
    4. ban on moving within the camp in the following five days.

    Signed by the head of the council of elders, Mr. Zucker. Original copy for the internal use in the camp.  Size: 8.2x11.6.

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