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Document:Transmigration Bureau
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Description:The Transmigration Bureau was established by JDC in New York to help refugees emigrate from Germany, Austria, Czechoslovakia, Holland, Belgium and Luxembourg, primarily to the U.S. Its primary role was to accept deposits from friends or family overseas towards the travel costs of Jews emigrating from Europe. Included are deposit cards for 37,732 individuals who emigrated from 1940-1956, with the bulk from 1940-1942.
Name:Alter Schapira
Depositor:Frieda Haftel
Depositor:Ernestine Berkowitz
Depositor:Frieda Haftel

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