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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
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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
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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