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Marriage Certificate - Issued to Karina Zars & Aloizijs Nartiss, Germany, 25 May 1946 Reg. No: SH 911657
- Marriage Certificate for Karina Zars and Aloizijs Nartiss, dated 25 May 1946. The certificate records that both were born in Latvia, Karina on 9 February 1925 and Aloizijs on 26 May 1924. Their occupations are recorded as a music student and draughtsman respectively.
In 1947 Karina and Aloizijs had a daughter, Liga. They migrated to Australia in 1949 after spending time in a displaced persons camp in Ludwigsburg in West Germany from 1948-49. In Australia Karina, who had trained as a dancer, worked as a photographic model and was featured on the last paper 10 Pound note, issued in 1956.
- Rectangular certificate on white paper, discoloured with age, printed, with typewritten additions. Two stamps on lower left corner stamped wit h town of Sillenbuck stamp. The same stamp, larger, on bottom centre of certificate.
- Acquisition Information:
- Transfer from Performing Arts Museum, 1991
|Dimensions:||21.00 cm (Height), 14.90 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||wars conflicts, world war ii 1939-1945, marriage customs rites, displaced persons, latvian communities, latvian immigration, certificates, refugees, ethnic groups|
|Themes this item is part of:||Medicine in Society Collection, Migration Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Processing - Planning & Departure|
|Inscriptions:||Text: Heiratsurkunde Sillenbuch/Aloizijs Nartiss/Karin Zars UNRRA/Zars Karina.|
|Publisher:||Stuttgart, Germany, 1946|
|Place & Date Issued:||Stuttgart, Germany, 25 May 1946|
|Issued To:||Aloizijs Nartiss, Stuttgart, Germany, 25 May 1946|
|Issued To:||Ms Karina Nartiss, Stuttgart, Germany, 25 May 1946|