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Lisel Robitchek and Mr. Freund's wedding

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : CD : photography : digital : black, white
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 : CD : photography : digital : black, white
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
August 22, 1926
Notes
B&w, fade into white border. Group photograph of Lisel Robitchek's marriage to Mr. Freund. She is wearing a knee-length white dress with a tight hat and long veil; he wears a tux with tails, a top hat, and glasses. The couple stands in front of a wide doorway and are surrounded by men in suits, a young boy, and a few women. Digital copy of original photograph saved on CD with corresponding documentation. Narrative: Lisel Robitchek (daughter of Helene Robitchek, Elsa Epstein's sister) became an actress and took the stage name Lisel Ruska. She married Mr. Freund in 1926 in Prague; it was a civil wedding only and took place at the Clam-Gallas Palace in Husova (Jan Hus) street in the Old Town of Prague.
Accession No.
2011.01.25
Name Access
Ivry, Liselotte
Places
Czech Republic, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Correspondence to Reverend N. Mendelson from Mrs. M.A. Siegel

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Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Document ; Ht:16.4 cm x W:12.9 cm : English
Fonds No.
SH-01; 528
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Document ; Ht:16.4 cm x W:12.9 cm : English
Other Title Information
Letter
Date
March 2, 1939
Fonds No.
SH-01
Item No.
528
Physical Condition
Very good
Notes
Mrs. M.A. Siegel regrets not having been able to meet with Reverend N. Mendelson and meet his wife, due to the poor health of her husband. "Mr. Siegel takes great pride in Congregation Shaar Hashomayim and feels a sense of satisfaction to know that you are the cantor." Mrs. Siegel congratulates Rev. Mendelson and wishes that his stay in Montreal bring joy and happiness to him and to all Jews everywhere. Sender's address: 1457-46th Street, Brooklyn, New York.
Places
Brooklyn, New York, United States
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Congregation Shaar Hashomayim Museum and Archives
Images
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