Auction 102

Lot 169:

PROOF OF ARYAN ANCESTRY

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An early German Third Reich questionnaire to verify the Aryan ancestry of its recipient Johann Melchior Ott, born 9. August 1902 in Windsheim, he declares that he is a protestant. It contains information about the recipient’s parents and grandparents on both sides including their names, birthdates, religion, and birthplaces. The document is stamped by the ‘Office for Enlightenment on Population Policy and Racial Welfare’, later the NSDAP Office of Racial Policy, signed and dated Wurzburg, 1. September 1934, 2 pages, 8.25 x 11.75 inches, file holes.

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