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Mauer and Zarkower Families Correspondence Fonds

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76597
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter & postcard : Paper
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter & postcard : Paper
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1939-1948
Language
English
Polish
German
Belarusian
Notes
Letters and postcards some handwritten and some typed. Letters and postcards were send by and to members of Mauer family and Zarkower family between members of the family living in Poland and others who had immigrated to Canada and the United States of America. Correspondence spans from 1939 to 1948. Narrative: Biographical note: Erika Maltin nee Zarkower is the daughter of Leon (Lonio) Zarkower born in 1900 and Mina Zarkower née Mauer born on March 25, 1899. she has an older sister named Bronia and a younger brother called Arian. They came from Makymowka, Poland and immigrated to Canada on May 1939 as farmers. When Erika's family still lived in Poland, the paternal grandparents, Jakob Zarkower and Dina Zarkower lived in a close by village named Stryjuwka.
Accession No.
2010.11.01
Name Access
Maltin (Zarkower), Erika
Places
Sundance, Alberta; Brooklyn, New York; New York, New York; Tarnopol, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Jewish wrestling world champion Kopecky

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76600
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : b&w ; Ht: 13,7 cm x W: 8,8 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : b&w ; Ht: 13,7 cm x W: 8,8 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Language
Czech
Notes
B&w portrait of young man posing in wrestling pose, arms at an angle and fists closed. One medal is hanging by a ribbon around his neck and 4 medals pinned to his outfit. Narrative: The wrestler came from Cesky Brod, the donor's hometown.
Accession No.
2010.15.03
Name Access
Novak, Georges
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Soldier watching over Jewish men polishing boots

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76644
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 6,3 cm x W: 9 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 ; Ht: 6,3 cm x W: 9 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
[ca. 1939-1945]
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
b&w, white border. Outdoor. Group of 5 men are standing in front of a picket fence, polishing leather boots while a soldier in uniform is watching them standing on the right end side. Second man from the left is wearing a black yarmulke (kippa).
Accession No.
2012.03.01
Name Access
Silberman, Isaac
Places
unidentified, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Jewish survivors from Liubar

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75180
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Handwritten : Ink : B&W ; Ht: 14 cm x W: 21,5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Handwritten : Ink : B&W ; Ht: 14 cm x W: 21,5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1986
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
Russian
Notes
B&W, outdoor scene. 25 people gathered around a stone monument. A short metal gate is visible in the foreground and there are tall trees behind the group. The ground is roughly paved with cobblestones. Few of the subjects are smiling. Narrative: This photograph was taken at a reunion of Jewish survivors from Liubar. They stand around a memorial to those killed in their town during the Holocaust. After the war, the donor Olga Rabinovitz Bilich, and other survivors went back to their town to erect a memorial monument, but the government would not allow it. The survivors appealed to a court and won the case. Olga was born in Liubar in 1924. She went to Odessa in June 1941, where she cared for wounded soldiers. She was evacuated to Kazakhstan, and returned to Odessa after the war. She went back to Liubar in 1944, when it was liberated. She eventually settled in Kiev, teaching literature and languages.
Accession No.
2014.07.10
Name Access
Rabinovitz Bilich, Olga
Places
Liubar , Ukraine (Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic), Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Unit of Jewish forced labourers

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75200
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : b&w ; Ht: 3,25 in. x W: 4,5 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : b&w ; Ht: 3,25 in. x W: 4,5 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1942
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Outdoors, group portrait. This photograph shows a group of 13 men. They are Jewish forced labourers ("Muszos") on their way to their work detail and are accompanied by two doctors, recognizable by their armbands.
Accession No.
1990.44.04
Name Access
Kristof, George
Places
Vac, Hungary, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Prayer book for destroyed Jewish communities

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn47428
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : printed, bound : beige, black, brown ; Ht: 18,4 cm x W: 12 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : printed, bound : beige, black, brown ; Ht: 18,4 cm x W: 12 cm
Other Title Information
Ceremonial Artifact
Date
January 1946
Physical Condition
Poor
Language
Hebrew
English
Notes
288 pages; hardcover, faux black leather with black fabric tape on the binding. There is nothing printed on the cover or spine. Interior pages are beige; they consist of text (Yiddish ? Needs confirmation). Narrative: This is the prayer book, which was issued under the supervision of the Chief Rabbi M. Ehrenpreis (Sweden). Was published with the help of the WJC to commemorate and honour the destroyed Jewish communities of Europe. The prayer-book had been printed in 50.000 copies in Stockholm.
Accession No.
1997.39.13
Name Access
Flanders, Tibey
Places
Stockholm, Sweden, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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The Last Stand: Jewish Resistance in Nazi Europe and the role of the Labor Zionist Movement

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn47541
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Booklet : printed, bound : grey-blue, brown, black, beige ; Ht: 21,1 cm x W: 13,8 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Booklet : printed, bound : grey-blue, brown, black, beige ; Ht: 21,1 cm x W: 13,8 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
April 1944
Physical Condition
Good
Language
English
Notes
43 pages. Softcover, paper bound with staples. Cover's edges are brown, and the centre is grey-blue (the brown is a result of discolouration, see condition); the title is printed in black. The back cover is the same colour as the front, with 1 line of text printed in the bottom centre. Interior pages are beige, consisting of text.
Accession No.
1997.39.15
Name Access
Flanders (Rome), Tibey
Places
New York, United States of America, North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Brief of the Canadian Jewish Congress to the Senate Special Committee on the Criminal Code (Hate Propaganda)

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn47542
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Report : typewritten, stapled : blue-green, black, beige ; Ht: 28 cm x W: 21,7 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Report : typewritten, stapled : blue-green, black, beige ; Ht: 28 cm x W: 21,7 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
February 22, 1968
Creator
-
Physical Condition
Good
Language
English
Notes
22 pages. Bound using one staple at the top left corner. Blue-green cover with typewritten text. Pages are beige with black text: broken into chapters and articles.
Accession No.
2011X.293.03
Name Access
Schryver, Samuel
Places
Ottawa, Canada, North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Memorandum from the Jewish Agency in Israel to the English-American Inquiry Commission (Translation ?)

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn47577
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Booklet : printed, bound : beige, black ; Ht: 23 cm x W: 15,2 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Booklet : printed, bound : beige, black ; Ht: 23 cm x W: 15,2 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1946
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Yiddish
Notes
54 pages. Softcover, paper bound with staples. Cover is beige, with title written in black text. Interior pages also beige, consisting of text.
Accession No.
2011X.331.02
Name Access
Tenenbaum, Marcel
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Jewish Pocket Handbook

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn45484
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : Cardstock, paper : printed : Ink : Yellow, black, beige ; Ht: 12 cm x W: 9 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : Cardstock, paper : printed : Ink : Yellow, black, beige ; Ht: 12 cm x W: 9 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Good
Language
English
Notes
64 pages, softcover booklet with stapled binding. Front cover has the circular seal of the Association of Jewish Servicemen with a lion emblem; it is bordered by Stars of David. The back cover has an advertisement for the British Legion. The handbook lists the organization’s focus, useful organizations and books for Jews. It also contains a brief summary of Jewish history in Israel and migration there, as well as a timeline of major events in the history of the persecution of European Jews. Purchased for six pence.
Accession No.
1991.25.01
Name Access
Gordon, Saul
Places
London, United Kingdom, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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