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This card, issued by the U.S. Marshall, District of Kansas, is similar to many issued during World War I to German Americans that had not yet attained U.S. citizenship. This card permits Charles Schock to pass through areas otherwise forbidden to anyone classified as a resident alien such as the area near the state house and fairgrounds in downtown Topeka, Kansas.

Date: 1918

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This permit can be used in conjunction with other material on the experience of German Americans during World War I to help students understand the difficulties non-naturalized citizens faced during the conflict.

KS: 11th: 1.7.: challenges German Americans faced in Kansas during World War I

Item Number: 213601
Call Number: Manuscript Collection #781, Schock Family
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 213601

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