• Antisemitic postcard
    Business is bum, believe me postcard

Antisemitic postcard

Museum Work

Resource TypeDocuments
Date of Creationcirca 1900—1940
GenreCorrespondence & Philatelic Materials
Object ID2020.045.012
Place of CreationUnited States
DescriptionAntisemitic postcard depicting a colour caricature of a Jewish man above text. Postage and handwritten message from sender in Kansas to recipient in Pennsylvania on reverse.  
Materials/Techniquespaper, ink
Measurements8.8 cm x 14 cm
InscriptionsBusiness is Bum Believe Me
LanguageEnglish
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in 2020 by Kit Krieger.

The donor purchased a collection of publications and flyers from an online auction prior to donating.
Classificationpostcards
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Location in CollectionKrieger