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Personal documents, 1910-2004

MS. Braun 19
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  1. Folder 1: Personal documents and certificates including photocopies, and an English translation of, Hildburg Braun's birth certificate Berlin, 1910; Ahnenpass ('ancestor passport', official certificate of ancestry attesting Aryan lineage), c. 1937 with some later additions by Thomas Braun; visiting card; certificate of good conduct and medical certificate obtained for emigration to UK, 1938; job references from Gerrards Cross Child Refugee Aid Committee, 1939; photocopy of Einbürgerungsurkunde (certificate of re-naturalisation) Federal Republic of Germany, 1962. Also includes 'Ärztliches Zeugnis' (medical certificate) for Thomas Braun, 1938.
  2. Folder 2: National Registration Identity Card, 1947; British passports, 1949, 1959, 1969 and 1979; NHS Medical Card, 1988. Also contains Saga life membership card, 1981.
  3. Folder 3: Documents relating to the death of Hildburg Braun in 2004, including death notice, obituaries by Christopher Braun and Thomas Braun, and letters of condolence.


  • Creation: 1910-2004


1 box (3 folders)

Language of Materials

  • English
  • German


MS. Braun 19

Related Materials

More personal documents are in the Hildburg Braun Estate papers, MS. Braun 28.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom