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Portrait of Musi Bilich

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76473
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Handwritten ; Ht: 13 cm x W: 8,5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Handwritten ; Ht: 13 cm x W: 8,5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1940
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Russian
Notes
B&W with white border. Portrait in three-quarter view of Musi Bilich, turned toward his left. Subject is wearing a grey or tan jacket with a white shirt and dark tie. Narrative: Portrait of Musi Bilich, older brother of donor, Olga Rabinovitz Bilich. Musi was born circa 1921 in Liubar, Ukraine and attended university in Odessa. He was conscripted into the Red Army and killed in combat in 1944 near Ternopil (Tarnopol).
Accession No.
2014.07.08
Name Access
Rabinovitz Bilich, Olga
Places
Odessa, Ukraine (Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic), Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Postwar portrait of a man

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76513
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Cardstock : Printed, Handwritten : Ink : Beige, Black, White ; 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
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Cardstock : Printed, Handwritten : Ink : Beige, Black, White ; Ht: 8,5 cm x W: 13,5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
January 17, 1946
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
Yiddish
Notes
B&W, white border with deckled edges. Indoors. Chest-length portrait of a bald man wearing a dress shirt and blazer. On verso, handwritten Yiddish text. Narrative: The donors parents were Meilach Magid and Yocheved Bejlach, both teachers. They came to Canada in 1921, returned to Poland, and then settled in Canada in 1924. Meilach graduated from McGill in 1929. He was the principal of United Talmud Torah School and later founded Herzliah High School in 1946.
Accession No.
2014.19.11
Name Access
Clamen, Miriam
Places
Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Postwar portrait of a young woman

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76516
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Cardstock : Printed, Handwritten : Ink : B&W ; 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
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Cardstock : Printed, Handwritten : Ink : B&W ; Ht: 8,5 cm x W: 13,5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
January 17, 1946
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
Yiddish
Notes
B&W, white border with deckled edges. Chest-length portrait of a young woman. She is wearing a dark fur coat, chiffon scarf and large dark pillbox hat. She is smiling and looking to the right of the camera. Handwriting on verso is the same as that for 2014.19.11. Narrative: The donors parents were Meilach Magid and Yocheved Bejlach, both teachers. They came to Canada in 1921, returned to Poland, and then settled in Canada in 1924. Meilach graduated from McGill in 1929. He was the principal of United Talmud Torah School and later founded Herzliah High School in 1946.
Accession No.
2014.19.15
Name Access
Clamen, Miriam
Places
Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Family on Promenade des Anglais

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76583
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 9,9 cm x W: 14,9 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: 9,9 cm x W: 14,9 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1942
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
B&w photograph with a white border. An outdoor scene, in which a family is walking along the Promande des Anglais in Nice on a sunny day. From left to right, Maurice Shenkier, Sam Shenkier, Alice Eckstein and Irene Eckstein Gruenstein are shown. Narrative: Sam Shenkier and Alice Eckstein were the donor's parents. Irene Eckstein Gruenstein was related to the donor's mother, but it is unclear what kind of family relation they had.
Accession No.
2011X.301.04
Name Access
Shenkier, Maurice
Places
Nice, France, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Shenkier Family at Steen Castle

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76586
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
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Mauer and Zarkower Families Correspondence Fonds

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76597
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter & postcard : Paper
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter & postcard : Paper
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1939-1948
Language
English
Polish
German
Belarusian
Notes
Letters and postcards some handwritten and some typed. Letters and postcards were send by and to members of Mauer family and Zarkower family between members of the family living in Poland and others who had immigrated to Canada and the United States of America. Correspondence spans from 1939 to 1948. Narrative: Biographical note: Erika Maltin nee Zarkower is the daughter of Leon (Lonio) Zarkower born in 1900 and Mina Zarkower née Mauer born on March 25, 1899. she has an older sister named Bronia and a younger brother called Arian. They came from Makymowka, Poland and immigrated to Canada on May 1939 as farmers. When Erika's family still lived in Poland, the paternal grandparents, Jakob Zarkower and Dina Zarkower lived in a close by village named Stryjuwka.
Accession No.
2010.11.01
Name Access
Maltin (Zarkower), Erika
Places
Sundance, Alberta; Brooklyn, New York; New York, New York; Tarnopol, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Family register

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76766
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Family register : printed, handwritten : red:beige, green, gold, black ; Ht: 19 cm x W: 12.5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Family register : printed, handwritten : red:beige, green, gold, black ; Ht: 19 cm x W: 12.5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1942-1951
Physical Condition
Good
Language
French
Notes
Hardcover red booklet with gold decoration, containing 18 pages. Inside cover is yellow with gold decorations and the first page is pale green. The details are handwritten in black ink certifiying the marriage of Mindla Elgarten and Icek Rabinowicz. The birthdates of their two children: Daniel and Elise Rabinowicz are recorded on page two. Narrative: Donor is the son of Icek Rabinowicz and Mindla Rabinowicz (born Elgarten). Mindla was born in Warsaw, Poland in 1923 and immigrated to Brussels with her family in 1926. Icek was born in 1919 in Ciechanow, Poland and immigrated to Belgium with his family at the age of 10. The two met through a Jewish youth group. They survived the war in Belgium by concealing their Jewish Identity and carrying false identification papers. They were also both members of the Belgian Resistance movement where they distributed false identification papers to other Jews in Belgium. They married in Brussels in 1946 and had two children, Daniel and Élise Rabinowicz. They immigrated to Canada in 1951, settling in Montréal, where Icek found work in his profession as a pursemaker. Mindla later went to University and obtained a degree as a translator. Mindla had two younger siblings and only her brother survived by hiding at a clergy house. Her sister was arrested by Germans and sent to a concentration camp where she was presumably killed.
Accession No.
2014.03.16
Name Access
Rabinowicz, Daniel
Places
Brussels, Belgium
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Portrait of Zeidel Buruch Eli Israel

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75174
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Handwritten : Ink, Watercolor : White, Black, Blue ; Ht: 30 cm x W: 23,75 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 : Handwritten : Ink, Watercolor : White, Black, Blue ; Ht: 30 cm x W: 23,75 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1940
Physical Condition
Poor
Language
English
Notes
B&W portrait with hand-coloured elements on beige paper backing. Part of background is coloured blue, subject's eyes, beard and hat coloured black. Photograph is of Zeidel Buruch Eli Israel. Subject was Orthodox, he is bearded and wears a black square hat. Narrative: Zeidel Buruch Eli Israel was the father-in-law of the donor, Olga Rabinovitz Bilich. He lived in Liubar and was murdered in Babi Yar with his daughter, son-in-law and 4 grandchildren.
Accession No.
2014.07.02
Name Access
Rabinovitz Bilich, Olga
Places
Liubar, Ukraine (Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic), Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Portrait of Musi Bilich

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75176
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : paper : ink : b&w ; Ht: 4 cm x W: 3 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 : ink : b&w ; Ht: 4 cm x W: 3 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
[ca. 1940]
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Small b&w photograph with white border. Full-face portrait of a young man, Musi Bilich, wearing a dark jacket and white shirt, open at the neck. Narrative: Musi Bilich was the brother of the donor, Olga Rabinovitz Bilich. He was born circa 1921 in Liubar, Ukraine and attended university in Odessa. He was conscripted into the Red Army and killed in combat in 1944 near Ternopil (Tarnopol).
Accession No.
2014.07.04
Name Access
Rabinovitz Bilich, Olga
Places
Odessa, Ukraine (Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic), Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Family register

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75264
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Family register : Paper : Printed, Handwritten : Ink : Brown, Black, Red, Purple ; Ht: 6,5 in. x W: 4,25 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Family register : Paper : Printed, Handwritten : Ink : Brown, Black, Red, Purple ; Ht: 6,5 in. x W: 4,25 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
June 22, 1942-November 18, 1950
Physical Condition
Good
Language
French
Notes
12 pages, Bound with staples, brown cardboard cover. Document registering the civil status of the Karasin-Hasfeld family. Dated 1942, numbered 26. Page 3 contains details of the marriage of Chaim Karasin and Ruchla Hasfeld, in Graulhet, France, on June 22, 1942. Pages 5 and 6 contain information about their children: Béatriex (Beatrice) Luba; Hélène-Myriame; Ruth; and Joseph Ruben. Beatrice was born in France in 1941, the other three children were born in Belgium after the war. Narrative: This document was the family register of the donor, her parents and her three siblings. The family survived the war in Belgium, France and Switzerland.
Accession No.
1996.27.16
Name Access
Barzilai (Karasin), Beatrice
Places
Graulhet, France, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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