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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Case : leather worked, cut, incised, woven, sewn, machine, gilded : brown, gold, purple
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Case : leather worked, cut, incised, woven, sewn, machine, gilded : brown, gold, purple
Other Title Information
Personal Gear
Date
1870
Physical Condition
Good
Language
German
Notes
Long case with an alligator skin texture and 2 round clasps on either side keeping the flap closed. A gilded title appears on the top flap (see inscription). The case unfolds on all 4 sides and is lined with purple satin fabric. Narrative: Belonged to donor's grandmother who wore them in 1870 in Germany.
Accession No.
1996.16.01
Name Access
Rosen, Alma
Places
Essen, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Shofar case

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76267
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Shofar case : Sewn, velvet ; Ht: 7 in. x W: 21 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Shofar case : Sewn, velvet ; Ht: 7 in. x W: 21 in.
Other Title Information
Ceremonial Artifact
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Carrying case of brown alligator leather with lighter brown leather handle. Two halves with a hinged side and a side with 3 metal clips as closures. Three half-spheres affixed to bottom to protect leather. Red velvet interior with recess for storing shofar.
Accession No.
2005.38.03
Name Access
MHMC
Places
Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Case Records.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn38951
Collection
UNITED JEWISH RELIEF AGENCIES (UJRA).
Description Level
SubSeries
Fonds No.
I0062; GC
Scope and Content
Holocaust survivors in Europe provided with documentation assistance and financial aid towards their emigration to Canada. The agency also cooperated with other international and national organizations in re-establishing contact with relatives and friends, this latter activity included the provisio…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
UNITED JEWISH RELIEF AGENCIES (UJRA).
Description Level
SubSeries
Scope and Content
Holocaust survivors in Europe provided with documentation assistance and financial aid towards their emigration to Canada. The agency also cooperated with other international and national organizations in re-establishing contact with relatives and friends, this latter activity included the provision of location services and the transmission of short messages.
Fonds No.
I0062
Series No.
GC
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Case Files.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn38993
Collection
UNITED JEWISH RELIEF AGENCIES (UJRA).
Description Level
SubSubSeries
Fonds No.
I0062; KE01
Scope and Content
Individual cases, arranged in alphabetical sequence. May Include records of loan application, loan refusal or disbursement, repayment and mortgage discharge.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
UNITED JEWISH RELIEF AGENCIES (UJRA).
Description Level
SubSubSeries
Scope and Content
Individual cases, arranged in alphabetical sequence. May Include records of loan application, loan refusal or disbursement, repayment and mortgage discharge.
Fonds No.
I0062
Series No.
KE01
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Compensation case

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn58728
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; CA; CA-94-2015
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1966
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
CA
File No.
CA-94-2015
Subjects
Compensation case
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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The Case for Auswitz

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn71097
Collection
Jewish Public Library
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
1000; 5; 01520
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Jewish Public Library
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
2000
Fonds No.
1000
Series No.
5
File No.
01520
Storage Location
JPL
Ctn.054
Language
English
Notes
File contains survey results (how did you hear about this event?)
Subjects
Jewish Public Library (Montreal, Quebec) - Programming
JPL Program - The Case for Auswitz
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Eyeglasses case

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn47528
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Eyeglasses case : woven, sewn, machine, metal work, imprinted : purple, black, silver ; Ht: 0,9 cm x W: 8,9 cm x De: 17,5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Eyeglasses case : woven, sewn, machine, metal work, imprinted : purple, black, silver ; Ht: 0,9 cm x W: 8,9 cm x De: 17,5 cm
Other Title Information
Personal Gear
Date
1939-1944
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Rectangular case sewn closed on the side and bottom edges. The top edge has flexible pieces of metal inserted into the seam, which bend to open the case, and supports the case when closed. A black tag has been sewn on the inside. Narrative: During all selections Edit Mautner kept her eyeglasses in her closed fist. She didn't work in Auschwitz or Bergen Belsen, but in a quarry in Leipzig.
Accession No.
2011X.263.01
Name Access
Reh, Edith
Places
Hungary, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Eyeglasses case

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn47552
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Eyeglasses case : cut, heat-sealed : green, clear
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Eyeglasses case : cut, heat-sealed : green, clear
Other Title Information
Personal Gear
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Oblong case with a textured green back panel and a clear front panel, heat-sealed together; the front panel is slightly shorter than the back, with a straight top edge.
Accession No.
1995.17.05
Name Access
Roth, Elizabeth
Places
Auschwitz; Belsen (death march), Poland, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Collection
JEWISH IMMIGRANT AID SERVICES (JIAS)
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Collection
JEWISH IMMIGRANT AID SERVICES (JIAS)
Material Format
textual record
File Date
1923-1934
Record Source
JIAS Montreal Immigrant Case Files 1922-1951
Fonds No.
I0037
Series No.
CA
File No.
21-5505
Restrictions
Due to privacy laws, access to further information about this record is restricted. You may contact CJCCCNA to learn more.
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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CHRISTENHOLTZ, Case

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/genealogy55250
Collection
JEWISH IMMIGRANT AID SERVICES (JIAS)
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Collection
JEWISH IMMIGRANT AID SERVICES (JIAS)
Material Format
textual record
File Date
1923-1934
Record Source
JIAS Montreal Immigrant Case Files 1922-1951
Fonds No.
I0037
Series No.
CA
File No.
21-5526
Restrictions
Due to privacy laws, access to further information about this record is restricted. You may contact CJCCCNA to learn more.
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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