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Category: Translation - Hebrew
Approval Date: 8/12/2020 3:11 PM
Family Surname: Marantz
Country: Austria
Town: Vienna
Date of Image: 1923
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Translation Request from Hebrew, possibly Raschi (Sephardic) Script.
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I request a translation of this 4 page letter, sent to my maternal grandmother by her great-uncle, Obercantor in Vienna.

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Thank you so much,
Alan Klein

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8/13/2020 10:38 PM ...requested 50,000 crowns for his visit! Each doctor took 25,000 crowns, the cheapest medication costed 10,000 crowns! But there were also very expensive medications that costed 30,000 crowns, people suggested that I give my dear wife into a hospital, but I wouldn't hear of it everything, everything, my dear child! went to the ground with my beloved Chaya-le! A few ??? and a gold watch, and three rings lay pawned in the bank for half million crowns. Your dear mother apparently wanted it to stay for you, she asked me right away not to sell them but to pawn them, the ???, the grave, and the shrouds cost half million...
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