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Jewish women and children arriving at Birkenau

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper : photography : black, white ; Ht: 8,9 cm x W: 13,6 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper : photography : black, white ; Ht: 8,9 cm x W: 13,6 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
May 19, 1944
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
b&w, white border. Outdoors. A group of deported Jewish women and children arriving at Birkenau camp. Most women are wearing headscarves, some are wearing Stars of David on their coats. Railway wagons can be seen in the background. Considering the date, the prisoners are probably Hungarian Jews.
Accession No.
1998.48.09
Name Access
Zelikovic, Helen & Sam
Places
Birkenau, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Jewish Women in Liberation March at Bergen-Belsen

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Ht: 9 cm x W: 6,4 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Ht: 9 cm x W: 6,4 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1946
Creator
0
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
b&w with a white border. Outdoor scene. Jewish women holding flags and marching on the occasion of the anniversary of the liberation of the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp. A building is seen in the background behind them with a tall lamp post in front of it. In the background, one can see a sign stating “On the day of Liberation”, a star of David as well as three flags: one with the star of David, one British flag and one American flag. The women are dressed in long dark skirts and white blouses with the exception of the two leaders who wear white blouses with light coloured pants. Narrative: The photograph was taken during a visit of the camp by a group of Polish soldiers after Liberation
Accession No.
2011.40.01
Name Access
Glaser, Willie
Places
Bergen-Belsen, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Three women behind barbed wires at Bergen-Belsen

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper : photography : black, white ; Ht: 19 cm x W: 20,5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper : photography : black, white ; Ht: 19 cm x W: 20,5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1945
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
b&w, white border. Outdoors. Three women standing behind barbed wire fence at Bergen-Belsen concentration camp after liberation in 1945. A fourth woman is just visible behind the first. All three are smiling; the one on the right is wearing a camp uniform and huddled as if she is cold.
Accession No.
2011X.58.345
Name Access
MHMC
Places
Bergen-Belsen, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail

Polish Soldier & Two Women in Front of a Crematorium at Bergen-Belsen

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn45715
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Ht: 9 cm x W: 6,5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Ht: 9 cm x W: 6,5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1946
Creator
0
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
b&w photograph with white border. A man in a Polish army uniform is standing with two women in front of a crematorium. The man is holding onto the arms of both women, as the woman in the foreground holds onto two metal poles poking out of the stove. The woman in the front is wearing light colored pants and a sweater that has RS written on it. The woman in the back is wearing a dark skirt and a light colored striped sweater. In the distance one can see a barbed wire fence. Narrative: The photograph was taken during a visit of the camp by a group of Polish soldiers after Liberation
Accession No.
2011.40.03
Name Access
Glaser, Willie
Places
Bergen-Belsen, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail
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