Skip header and navigation

19 records – page 1 of 2.

Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : printed, bound : black, white, teal, beige ; Ht: 19,9 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 : black, white, teal, beige ; Ht: 19,9 cm x W: 12 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Poor
Language
Hebrew
Polish
Notes
204 pages. Hardcover, cardboard bound with fabric tape and staples. Cover is black with a white and teal marble patter; fabric tape is beige. Interior pages are beige wtih black text. Top half of the text is larger than the bottom half, and has many accents under the Hebrew characters.
Accession No.
1990.16.58
Name Access
Cohen, Pauline
Places
Warsaw, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Postcard : cardstock : Printed, handwritten : ink : Black, grey, white, beige, red, green ; Ht: 8,5 cm x W: 14 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Postcard : cardstock : Printed, handwritten : ink : Black, grey, white, beige, red, green ; Ht: 8,5 cm x W: 14 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
July 31, 1939
Physical Condition
fragile
Language
Polish
Notes
Postcard showing photograph of a family of 40 people. Ink stamp across back from post office. Message has faded. This is a postcard to Anni Kantinek who was staying in the Pension Firmanaenta in Venice.
Accession No.
2011X.102.4
Name Access
Cohen, Pauline
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Postcard : cardstock : Printed, handwritten : graphite pencil, ink : Black, white, beige ; Ht: 9 cm x W: 13,5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Postcard : cardstock : Printed, handwritten : graphite pencil, ink : Black, white, beige ; Ht: 9 cm x W: 13,5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
June 30, 1930
Physical Condition
fragile
Language
Yiddish
Notes
Postcard showing the S.S. Bremen on its first voyage. Short message written on back from Joseph Poll to his wife Minnie Lew.This card was sent by Joseph (father of the donor, Pauline Cohen Lew) while he was working as a book publisher in San Diego 1930. Narrative: The S.S. Bremen was a German passenger ship built in 1928 that held the record for fastest Atlantic crossing of her class of vessel until 1935. During World War 2 it was used as a barrack ship until a fire destroyed it. The fire was the result of mutiny.
Accession No.
1990.16.47
Name Access
Cohen, Pauline
Places
Bremerhaven, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Postcard : cardstock : Printed, handwritten : ink : Peach, red, black, beige, blue ; Ht: 8,5 cm x W: 14 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Postcard : cardstock : Printed, handwritten : ink : Peach, red, black, beige, blue ; Ht: 8,5 cm x W: 14 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
fragile
Language
Yiddish
Notes
Postcard showing an image of the R.M.S Olympic of White Star Line. Sent by Joseph Poll to his wife Minia Lew while travelling as a book publisher. Narrative: R.M.S. Olympic was the smaller sister ship of the R.M.S Titanic.
Accession No.
1990.16.49
Name Access
Cohen, Pauline
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Postcard : cardstock : Printed, handwritten : ink : Red, blue, green, yellow, beige, black ; Ht: 8,5 cm x W: 13,5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Postcard : cardstock : Printed, handwritten : ink : Red, blue, green, yellow, beige, black ; Ht: 8,5 cm x W: 13,5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
fragile
Language
English
Polish
Notes
Postcard shows still life painting of three apples, three walnuts, and a vase. Three ink stamps on back, no stamp.Sent from Joseph Poll to his daughter Paulina Leff (Lew) at 12 Villeneuve West, Montreal, Canada .
Accession No.
1990.16.48
Name Access
Cohen, Pauline
Places
Warsaw, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail

Invitation

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn51322
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Invitation : cardstock : Printed : ink : Beige, black ; Ht: 9,5 cm x W: 16 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Invitation : cardstock : Printed : ink : Beige, black ; Ht: 9,5 cm x W: 16 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1936
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Polish
Notes
Card folded vertically, scalloped edges, invitation printed on front, inside left blank. Invitation to Pauline Lew’s cousin’s wedding, wedding of Stelli Gutstadtowny and Mieczyslawem Bialerem, to be held at the Nozyka synagogue on September 6, 1936
Accession No.
1990.16.52
Name Access
Cohen, Pauline
Places
Warsaw, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
Less detail

Evening Courses for Workers in Yiddish

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn90231
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Printed : Ink : b&w ; Ht: 23,6 cm x W: 34 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 : Printed : Ink : b&w ; Ht: 23,6 cm x W: 34 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1917
Physical Condition
Poor
Language
Yiddish
Notes
Outdoors. Group portrait glued on grey cardbard frame. The photo shows a group of over 50 men and women seated (some standing) in front of a building. Two women hold a white sign with text in Yiddish and the date 1917 in front of the group. The numbers 38 and 39 are visible on the building behind the group. Depicts a group of workers at evening Yiddish course in Warsaw. The teachers were Yitzchak Lew, Joseph Lew and Pata Lew. Narrative: Teachers were relatives of the donor.
Accession No.
1990.16.55
Name Access
Cohen, Pauline
Places
Warsaw, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
Less detail

Pensionat Stylowy

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn90232
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Ink : b&w ; Ht: 8,75 cm x W: 13,75 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 : Ink : b&w ; Ht: 8,75 cm x W: 13,75 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1922
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Polish
Notes
Outdoor group portait. Men, women and children, standing and seated on steps in front of Pensionat "Stylowy," the sign for which is visible at the top centre. Pauline (donor) as a baby, and her mother, Minnie, are visible in the 2nd row from the top. Narrative: According to the donor, Pensionat Stylowy was a spa in Otwock and the purpose of the trip there was to put on weight.
Accession No.
1990.16.20
Name Access
Cohen, Pauline
Places
Otwock, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
Less detail
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Ink : b&w ; Ht: 7,7 cm x W: 4,6 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 : Ink : b&w ; Ht: 7,7 cm x W: 4,6 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
September 28, 1934
Physical Condition
fragile
Language
Polish
Notes
Ridged white border. Portrait of a young woman, Bela, wearing a beret with a circular pin on it, slightly smiling, and holding a telephone receiver to her right ear. Narrative: Bela was a friend of donor who immigrated to Palestine.
Accession No.
1990.16.05
Name Access
Cohen, Pauline
Places
Poland ?, Europe ?
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
Less detail

Three young women walking in the street

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn90234
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Printed : Ink : b&w ; Ht: 8,4 cm x W: 5,8 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 : Printed : Ink : b&w ; Ht: 8,4 cm x W: 5,8 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1934
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
White ridged border. Image shows three young women walking outside, with arms linked, looking at the camera. Trees and other people are visible in the background. The young women are on the way home from school. Two of them are wearing berets with a button that bears their school insignia. The woman in the centre is named Bela. Narrative: The young women were friends of donor.
Accession No.
1990.16.06
Name Access
Cohen, Pauline
Places
Warsaw, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
Less detail

19 records – page 1 of 2.

Back to Top