Slonimski/Tuwim

SLONIMSKA, Janina (Visa # 1425)
SLONIMSKI, Antoni (Visa # 1424 – age 44)
TUWIM, Julian (Visa # 1427 – age 46)
TUWIM, Stefania née MARCHEW (Visa # 1426 – age 46)

The above visas were granted by Aristides de Sousa Mendes in Bordeaux on June 14, 1940.

Antoni SLONIMSKI and Julian TUWIM were prominent Polish poets. Julian TUWIM and his wife Stefania crossed into Portugal, and subsequently sailed to Brazil on the vessel Angola in August 1940. In 1942 they traveled from Brazil to the United States, and returned to Poland in 1946. The SLONIMSKI couple emigrated to England, returning to Poland in 1951.

Antoni SLONIMSKI

Antoni SLONIMSKI

Julian TUWIM

Julian TUWIM

Stefania TUWIM

Stefania TUWIM