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Collection of antisemitic postcards. Europe and United States, early 20th century

Opening price: $250

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25 anti-Semitic postcards, various publishers, Europe and the United States. Early 20th century. some rare.

Postcards showing Jews with stereotypical faces and in an ironic manner with hate speech against the Jews, their lifestyles, the Jewish character in business, and mocking the habits of Jewish hygiene. Among them: Hirsch and Rebekah, the Jews in the bath removing thick mud and dirt from their bodies, anti-Semitic postcards Gruss aus Karlsbad - Czech Republic, a postcard showing a Jew with a long nose and inscriptions condemning the Jews: "We know him by his nose, his disgusting air and his shiny clothes...", The Jew as an animal, the deceitful Jew in business, postcards mocking the way the Jew speaks, the cruel Jewish parents who marry their daughter to an ugly and repulsive Jew, the bride is disgusted by him, and the caption: "How cruel the parents are, they only look at the gold", anti-Semitic postcards published in America condemning the Jewish gentleman, and more.

Fifteen of them were mailed. Overall very good condition.

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62. Collection of antisemitic postcards. Europe and United States, early 20th century