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Translation of Letter from Giulia Koritschoner to Mia Hasterlik, 1945-02-06

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Giulia Kortischoner apologizes to Mia Hasterlik for not telling her about the polio diagnosis sooner. Giulia also tells Mia about the work she has been doing in Switzerland and says she is very much looking forward to living in the United States with her family once again. She ends the letter with the sad news that Paul Hasterlik, Mia's father and Giulia's grandfather, had died in 1944 most likely in May. He actually died 7 March 1944 in Theresienstadt concentration camp of influenza.
Title: Translation of Letter from Giulia Kortischoner to Mia Hasterlik, 1945-02-06.
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Name(s): Kortischoner, Giulia, Creator
Hasterlik, Mia, Addressee
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Personal Correspondence
Date Created: 1945-02-06
Extent: 46 KB
Language(s): German
Summary: Giulia Kortischoner apologizes to Mia Hasterlik for not telling her about the polio diagnosis sooner. Giulia also tells Mia about the work she has been doing in Switzerland and says she is very much looking forward to living in the United States with her family once again. She ends the letter with the sad news that Paul Hasterlik, Mia's father and Giulia's grandfather, had died in 1944 most likely in May. He actually died 7 March 1944 in Theresienstadt concentration camp of influenza.
Identifier: FSU_WW2_98_0729_327_translation (IID)
Subject(s): World War, 1939-1945
Poliomyelitis
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century
World War, 1939-1945 -- Censorship
Women -- Employment -- Switzerland
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp)
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Use and Reproduction: Use of this item is provided for non-commercial, personal, educational, and research use only. Florida State University Libraries is providing access to these materials for educational and research purposes and makes no warranty with regard to their use for other purposes. The written permission of the copyright owners and/or other rights holders (such as holders of publicity and/or privacy rights) is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use of protected items beyond that allowed by fair use or other statutory exemptions (see Title 17, U.S.C.). For information about the copyright and reproduction rights for this item, please contact Special Collections & Archives, Florida State University Libraries, Tallahassee, Florida: https://www.lib.fsu.edu/department/special-collections-archives.
Host Institution: FSU
Is Part Of: Hasterlik-Hine collection.
The Institute on World War II and the Human Experience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida.

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Title: Letter from Giulia Kortischoner to Mia Hasterlik, 1945-02-06.
Name(s): Kortischoner, Giulia, Creator
Hasterlik, Mia, Addressee
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Personal Correspondence
Date Created: 1945-02-06
Extent: 4 pages
Extent: 30 x 21cm
Language(s): German
Summary: Giulia Kortischoner apologizes to Mia Hasterlik for not telling her about the polio diagnosis sooner. Giulia also tells Mia about the work she has been doing in Switzerland and says she is very much looking forward to living in the United States with her family once again. She ends the letter with the sad news that Paul Hasterlik, Mia's father and Giulia's grandfather, had died in 1944 most likely in May. He actually died 7 March 1944 in Theresienstadt concentration camp of influenza.
Identifier: FSU_WW2_98_0729_327_parent (IID)
Subject(s): World War, 1939-1945
Poliomyelitis
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 20th century
World War, 1939-1945 -- Censorship
Women -- Employment -- Switzerland
Theresienstadt (Concentration camp)
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fsu/fd/FSU_WW2_98_0729_327_parent
Use and Reproduction: Use of this item is provided for non-commercial, personal, educational, and research use only. Florida State University Libraries is providing access to these materials for educational and research purposes and makes no warranty with regard to their use for other purposes. The written permission of the copyright owners and/or other rights holders (such as holders of publicity and/or privacy rights) is required for distribution, reproduction, or other use of protected items beyond that allowed by fair use or other statutory exemptions (see Title 17, U.S.C.). For information about the copyright and reproduction rights for this item, please contact Special Collections & Archives, Florida State University Libraries, Tallahassee, Florida: https://www.lib.fsu.edu/department/special-collections-archives.
Host Institution: FSU
Is Part Of: Hasterlik-Hine collection.
The Institute on World War II and the Human Experience, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida.

In Collections