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Star of David Juif

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Yellow star badge : woven, printed : yellow, black
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Yellow star badge : woven, printed : yellow, black
Other Title Information
Personal Symbol
Date
1939-1945
Physical Condition
Good
Language
French
Notes
Rectangular cloth printed with a black six pointed star of David outline. Stuck to a Mylar backing. Narrative: Badge was worn by donor's father. In France, the yellow star was imposed to all Jews over six years old starting June 7, 1942 (in occupied zone) Three stars per person were distributed by French police stations in exchange for one textile ration coupon.
Accession No.
2011X.221.02
Name Access
Link, André
Places
Drancy, France, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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George Ehrman and his brother Charles wearing Stars of David on Prikopy Street

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn60369
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 5,5 in. x W: 3,5 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 ; Ht: 5,5 in. x W: 3,5 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1941
Physical Condition
Excellent
Notes
b&w, white border. Outdoors. Two men walking along a sidewalk. They are both wearing yellow star badges on their coats. People and advertising posters can be seen in the background. Narrative: George (Jiri) Ehrman was born in Strakonice (Czech Republic) on March 8, 1920. He was deported from Prague to Theresienstadt ghetto-camp (Czech Republic) in June 1942. In December 1943 he was sent from the Theresienstadt ghetto-camp to Auschwitz concentration camp (Poland) where his prisoner number was #170128. In July 1944, George Ehrman was sent to concentration camp Schwarzheide, a subcamp of Sachsenhausen, where he received this identification prisoner number.George recalls that he was made to build bunkers and repair damages after Allied air raids. From April 4, 1945 to May 5, 1945 George was part of a death march from Schwarzheide camp toward Theresienstadt ghetto-camp. He was with his brother Charles (Karel) during the march. Mr Ehrman believes that from their hometown, only him and his brother Charles (Karel) survived the Holocaust. George Ehrman immigrated to Canada and settled in Montreal.
Accession No.
2011X.57.01
Name Access
Ehrman, George
Places
Prague, Czech Republic, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Rabbi Weister and Jewish community president Reicher

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 3 1/4 in. x W: 5 1/4 in.
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: 3 1/4 in. x W: 5 1/4 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1946-1949
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Yiddish
Notes
b&w, indoor scene. Rabbi Weister has white beard, seated at left of president Reicher who has small black mustache, other men seated and standing around them and a wooden table
Accession No.
2001.48.18
Name Access
Orenstein, Benjamin
Places
Czestochowa, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Rabbi Aaron Eckstein and grandson

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper ; Ht: 7.7 cm x W: 6.4 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: 7.7 cm x W: 6.4 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1948
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
b&w with white border, outdoor scene. Rabbi Aaron Eckstein, holding his grandson Serge on his shoulders. They are on the beach.
Accession No.
2012X.14.37
Name Access
Shenkier, Maurice
Places
Ostende, Belgium, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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YIFO Cultural Evenings - King David evening

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Collection
Jewish Public Library Historical Collection
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file containing textual records
Fonds No.
1000A; 10; 00467
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Jewish Public Library Historical Collection
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file containing textual records
Date
04/13/1952
Fonds No.
1000A
Series No.
10
File No.
00467
Storage Location
CTN.050
12-2B
Language
English
Yiddish
Related Material
Jewish Public Library Fonds
Subjects
Jewish Public Library (Montreal, Quebec)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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JPL correspondence with David Finestone

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Collection
Jewish Public Library Historical Collection
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file containing textual records
Fonds No.
1000A; 7; 00659
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Jewish Public Library Historical Collection
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file containing textual records
Fonds No.
1000A
Series No.
7
File No.
00659
Storage Location
CTN.055
12-2C
Language
English
Yiddish
Notes
Regarding estate of Chaim Brenman and gift to JPL.
Related Material
Jewish Public Library Fonds
Subjects
Jewish Public Library (Montreal, Quebec)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Interior portrait of James David Raymond.

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Collection
Allan Raymond Collection
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 25.1 x 20.15 cm
Fonds No.
1034; 015744
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Allan Raymond Collection
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 25.1 x 20.15 cm
Date
1944
Fonds No.
1034
Item No.
015744
Storage Location
PC
Notes
verso, stamped: ALLAN RAYMOND COLLECTION / JEWISH PUBLIC LIBRARY
Subjects
Raymond, Allan
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Deed of Sale from The Hebrew Sick Benefit Association of Montreal to Congregation Ahavath David Congregation in Veneration of David

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Collection
Ometz Collection
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1074; 1.6; 00050
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Ometz Collection
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Date
Nov.27,1946
Fonds No.
1074
Series No.
1.6
File No.
00050
Storage Location
Ctn.004
2-6E
Language
English
Subjects
Baron de Hirsh Institute, Montreal.
Jewish Family Services, Montreal.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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David Kirshenbaum Fonds

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Collection
David Kirshenbaum Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual material
Fonds No.
1129
Scope and Content
Consists of correspondence to Kirshenbaum from various sources such as Zionist organizations, the National Labour Council, different rabbis, and the United Palestine Appeal.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
David Kirshenbaum Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual material
Scope and Content
Consists of correspondence to Kirshenbaum from various sources such as Zionist organizations, the National Labour Council, different rabbis, and the United Palestine Appeal.
Parallel Title
Kirshenbaum Correspondence
Fonds No.
1129
Storage Location
7-5C
Language
English; Yiddish
Name Access
Bronfman, Samuel
Schwartz, Jesse
Cody, John C.
Frieman, A.J.
Subjects
Zionism
Zionism - Canada
Kirshenbaum, David
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Rabbi Lippa Medjuck Collection

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Collection
Rabbi Lippa Medjuck Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.1m of textual material
Fonds No.
1142
Scope and Content
The collection contains copies and originals of hebrew prayers, notebooks, newspaper clippings and correspondence.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Rabbi Lippa Medjuck Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.1m of textual material
Scope and Content
The collection contains copies and originals of hebrew prayers, notebooks, newspaper clippings and correspondence.
Date
1889-1985
Fonds No.
1142
Storage Location
2-1A
History Biographical
Rabbi Lippa Medjuck lived in Moncton, New Brunswick and was the rabbi at the Tiferes Israel Synagague for over 30 years.
Language
Hebrew
English
Yiddish
Custodial History
Some of the content included in the collection was transferred to the JPL by the University of Toronto.
Subjects
Religious leaders
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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