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Ration Card - Issued to Karina Nartiss, Germany, 1947-1948 Document Reg. No: SH 911648

German ration card issued to Karina Nartiss, for the period 1947-1948. Born in Latvia in 1925, Karina married Alozijs Nartiss in 1946, their daughter Liga was born in 1947. 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 buff coloured card, printed. Handwritten details o f card holder. Signatures and stamps on reverse side.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Performing Arts Museum, 1991
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 14.80 cm (Height), 21.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: wars conflicts, world war ii 1939-1945, immigration, displaced persons, latvian communities, latvian immigration, settlement, rationing, refugees, ration tickets
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Processing - Planning & Departure
Tertiary Classification: identification
Inscriptions: Landesarbeitsamt Wurttemberg-Baden/Meldekarte Nr.../.../fur den Bezug von Lebensmittelkarten (4. Folge)
Place & Date Issued: Waiblingen, Germany, circa 1947
Issued To: Ms Karina Nartiss, Waiblingen, Germany, circa 1947
Place & Date Used: Germany, circa Nov 1947 - Nov 1948

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