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Betty Sara Goetz emigration form collection

 Item
Identifier: 2019-003-h-r

Overview

This item is an addendum to a German emigration form vouching that the person has no unpaid taxes. Betty Sara Goetz completed the form on December 2, 1940; the form provides Goetz tax number, an indication of her identification card, and that Nazi Germany did not have a concern for her taxes.

Dates

  • 12-2-1940

Condition Description

This item is in fair condition. The document is has been adhered to cardboard; the document is in a fragile state that it would be harmful to the item if attempting to remove it from the cardboard. The donor mentioned that the item was like this when he received it.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.

Biographical / Historical

Betty Sara Goetz was born on February 6, 1901, in Krumbach. Krumbach is a town in the district G├╝nzburg in Swabia, Bavaria, Germany. This form is an addendum to a German emigration form vouching that the person emigrating has no unpaid taxes. In Nazi Germany, the officials did everything they could to take from the emigrants and their finances. Goetz completed the form on December 2, 1940; the document classifies Goetz has no tax concerns with the government. She departed from Lisbon, Portugal on the Excalibur ship, Goetz arrived at Ellis Island on August 25, 1941, at the age of 40. She passed away in February 1978, at the age of 77; her last residence was New York City.

Extent

1 Item

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Jeff Barack.

Condition Description

This item is in fair condition. The document is has been adhered to cardboard; the document is in a fragile state that it would be harmful to the item if attempting to remove it from the cardboard. The donor mentioned that the item was like this when he received it.
Title
Finding Aid for the Betty Sara Goetz emigration form collection
Status
Completed
Author
Tiana Taliep
Date
5/1/2019
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
German

Repository Details

Part of the Oskar Schindler Archives Repository

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