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Maurice Shenkier and Family

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 9,7 cm x W: 7,1 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 ; Ht: 9,7 cm x W: 7,1 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1936-1937
Physical Condition
Good
Language
German
Notes
b&w photograph with a white border. An outdoor portrait of a family standing in front of Lycée d'Anvers, wearing dress clothes with coats and hats. From left to right, Henia, the donor's aunt, Maurice Shenkier, Alice Eckstein and Sam Shenkier are shown. Narrative: Maurice Shenkier attended Lycée d'Anvers, which was a French school in Antwerp Belgium.
Accession No.
2004.01.08
Name Access
Shenkier, Maurice
Places
Antwerp, Belgium, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Shenkier Family at Steen Castle

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 7,1 cm x W: 6,9 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: 7,1 cm x W: 6,9 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
November 20, 1940
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
B&w photograph with a white border. An outdoor family portrait of four people standing in front of Steen Castle in Antwerp. A man, two women and a boy are posing near a tower. The young boy is wearing a school uniform, while the others are in dress clothes. From left to right, Maurice Eckstein, Henia Greenspan Eckstein, Alice Eckstein and Maurice Shenkier are shown. Narrative: At the time that the photograph was taken, the donor was 9 years old. Alice Eckstein was the donor's mother. Maurice Eckstein was her brother and the donor's uncle. Henia Greenspan Eckstein was Maurice Eckstein's wife and the donor's aunt.
Accession No.
2011X.301.07
Name Access
Shenkier, Maurice
Places
Antwerp, Belgium, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Hedvika Kanturek praying at Kanturek family gravesite

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper : b&w ; Ht: 3 1/2 in. x W: 4 1/2 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 1/2 in. x W: 4 1/2 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1960
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
White border at bottom. Outdoors. Elderly woman reading from a prayer book at the Kanturek family gravesite during the winter. Grave inscriptions for Karel and Lotte Kanturek. Narrative: Hedvika was Anka Voticky's mother.
Accession No.
1991.18.46
Name Access
Voticky, Anka
Places
Brandup, Czechoslovakia, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Portrait of Hedvika Kanturek praying at Kanturek family gravesite

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn47939
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper : b&w ; Ht: 3 1/2 in. x W: 4 1/2 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 1/2 in. x W: 4 1/2 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1960
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
b&w with white border at bottom. Outdoors. Elderly woman reading from a prayer book at the Kanturek family gravesite during the winter. Narrative: Hedvika was Anka Voticky's mother.
Accession No.
1991.18.34
Name Access
Voticky, Anka
Places
Brandup, Czechoslovakia, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail
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