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Memorial for Czenstochover Landsmannschaft

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76185
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 2 3/4 in. x W: 3 7/8 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 2 3/4 in. x W: 3 7/8 in.
Other Title Information
Advertising Medium
Date
1966
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Yiddish
Notes
b&w, group of men and women seated behind table on a stage, banner behind them. In front of them are plants, as well as a memorial of a Star of David on a black platform with lit candles. Banner says 'Liquidation of the Czestochowa ghetto from Yom Kippur to Simchas Torah, 1942' (trad. from Yiddish.)
Accession No.
2001.48.25
Name Access
Orenstein, Benjamin
Places
Montreal, Canada, North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : paper : Ink : beige, black, blue ; Ht: 22,5 cm x W: 19,8 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : paper : Ink : beige, black, blue ; Ht: 22,5 cm x W: 19,8 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
January 26, 1966
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
Dutch
Notes
1 page, single sided. The date is in the upper right corner, and the letter is half a page in length. Signature at the bottom. Sent to Chana and Elzbieta Zilberbogen from Robert Van Maroey in Belgium. Narrative: The Zilberbogen were a Jewish family originally from Warsaw (Poland). Mother Chana and daughters Elzbieta (born 1933) and Celinka (born 1937) moved to Belgium in 1939. The father, Szygmundt, an engineer, stayed in Poland. During the Second World War, the mother and daughters were first sent to Brens camp and then to Rivesaltes camp in the South of France before being released. Chana was then hospitalized and spent the war hidden in a Sanatorium in Mazamet from 1940 to 1947. Elzbieta and Celinka were hidden in various locations in the South of France, including a farm and different children's homes run by OSE. Szygmundt was killed in Poland. Chana and her daughters went back to live in Belgium after Liberation until immigrating to Canada in 1951.
Accession No.
2012.15.184
Name Access
Peltier, C├ęcile
Places
Antwerp, Belgium, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : paper : Ink : beige, black, blue ; Ht: 22,5 cm x W: 19,8 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : paper : Ink : beige, black, blue ; Ht: 22,5 cm x W: 19,8 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
June 13, 1966
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Notes
1 page, single sided. There is a CORDE MANUFACTURING CORP. letter head in the upper left corner and a circular stamp with the Weimar Coat of Arms in the middle, in the bottom right corner. Letter gives information about Szymon (Szygmundt) Zilberbogen, his work and properties prior to the war. Narrative: The Zilberbogen were a Jewish family originally from Warsaw (Poland). Mother Chana and daughters Elzbieta (born 1933) and Celinka (born 1937) moved to Belgium in 1939. The father, Szygmundt, an engineer, stayed in Poland. During the Second World War, the mother and daughters were first sent to Brens camp and then to Rivesaltes camp in the South of France before being released. Chana was then hospitalized and spent the war hidden in a Sanatorium in Mazamet from 1940 to 1947. Elzbieta and Celinka were hidden in various locations in the South of France, including a farm and different children's homes run by OSE. Szygmundt was killed in Poland. Chana and her daughters went back to live in Belgium after Liberation until immigrating to Canada in 1951.
Accession No.
2012.15.185
Name Access
Peltier, C├ęcile
Places
New York, United States of America , North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : Typed : Ink : B&W ; Ht: 35 cm x W: 21,5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : Typed : Ink : B&W ; Ht: 35 cm x W: 21,5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
October 25, 1964-November 17, 1964
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Notes
1 page, single-sided. Folded once horizontally. Letter from Lou Zablow and Paul Goldstein on behalf of the Association of Former Concentration Camp Inmates, Survivors of Nazi Oppression. Letter addressed to Chairman of the Board of Broadcast Governors, presented to the Board of Broadcast Governors by a delegation from the organization. Letter denounces a CBC interview with George Lincoln Rockwell, leader of the American Nazi Party, on the television program 'This Hour has Seven Days'. Narrative: The Association of Survivors of Nazi Oppression, formerly the Association of Former Concentration Camp Inmates, Survivors of Nazi Oppression, was founded circa 1960 in Montreal. Many of its members were founding members of the Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre. Lou Zablow (1924-2005) was a Holocaust survivor from Lodz, Poland. He survived the Lodz ghetto, was deported to Auschwitz where he stayed four days before being sent to slave labour in Lieberose, Sachenhausen, and Mauthausen concentration camps. In April 1945, he was forced on a death march to Gunskirchen concentration camp where he was liberated by the US army. He immigrated to Montreal in 1949 and became the president of the Association of Survivors of Nazi Oppression (circa 1963-1971) and took part in the creation of the MHMC in 1979.
Accession No.
2014X.04.04
Name Access
Zablow, Lou
Places
Montreal, Canada, North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Press release

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76555
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Press release : Paper : Typed ; Ht: 35 cm x W: 21,5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Press release : Paper : Typed ; Ht: 35 cm x W: 21,5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
May 8, 1965-May 09, 1965
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Notes
1 page, single-sided. Folded 3 times horizontally. Document is a press release announcing a commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the liberation of Nazi Europe on Parliament Hill, Ottawa. Press release issued by the Association of Former Concentration Camp Inmates, Survivors of Nazi Oppression, who also organized the event. Narrative: The Association of Survivors of Nazi Oppression, formerly the Association of Former Concentration Camp Inmates, Survivors of Nazi Oppression, was founded circa 1960 in Montreal. Many of its members were founding members of the Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre.
Accession No.
2014X.04.05
Name Access
Zablow, Lou
Places
Montreal, Canada, North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Program : Paper : Typed : Ink : B&W ; Ht: 35 cm x W: 21,5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Program : Paper : Typed : Ink : B&W ; Ht: 35 cm x W: 21,5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
May 14, 1967
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Notes
3 pages, single-sided. Document is a program for the Montreal memorial rally commemorating the 22nd anniversary of the liberation of Nazi-occupied Europe. Event organized by the Association of Survivor of Nazi Oppression. Narrative: The Association of Survivors of Nazi Oppression, formerly the Association of Former Concentration Camp Inmates, Survivors of Nazi Oppression, was founded circa 1960 in Montreal. Many of its members were founding members of the Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre.
Accession No.
2014X.04.08
Name Access
Zablow, Lou
Places
Montreal, Canada, North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Press release

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76559
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Press release : Paper : Typed : Ink : B&W ; Ht: 35 cm x W: 21,5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Press release : Paper : Typed : Ink : B&W ; Ht: 35 cm x W: 21,5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
May 14, 1967
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Notes
1 page, single-sided. Folded 3 times horizontally. Document is a press release announcing the Montreal memorial rally to commemorate the 22nd anniversary of Nazi-occupied Europe. Issued by the The Association of Survivors of Nazi Oppression, who also organized the event. Narrative: The Association of Survivors of Nazi Oppression, formerly the Association of Former Concentration Camp Inmates, Survivors of Nazi Oppression, was founded circa 1960 in Montreal. Many of its members were founding members of the Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre.
Accession No.
2014X.04.09
Name Access
Zablow, Lou
Places
Montreal, Canada, North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Press release

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76560
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Press release : Paper : Typed : Ink : B&W ; Ht: 35 cm x W: 21,5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Press release : Paper : Typed : Ink : B&W ; Ht: 35 cm x W: 21,5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
May 14, 1967
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
French
Notes
1 page, single-sided. Folded 3 times horizontally. Document is the French translation of a press release announcing the Montreal memorial rally to commemorate the 22nd anniversary of Nazi-occupied Europe. Issued by the The Association of Survivors of Nazi Oppression, who also organized the event. Narrative: The Association of Survivors of Nazi Oppression, formerly the Association of Former Concentration Camp Inmates, Survivors of Nazi Oppression, was founded circa 1960 in Montreal. Many of its members were founding members of the Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre.
Accession No.
2014X.04.10
Name Access
Zablow, Lou
Places
Montreal, Canada, North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Biography : Paper : Typed : Ink : B&W ; Ht: 35 cm x W: 21 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Biography : Paper : Typed : Ink : B&W ; Ht: 35 cm x W: 21 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
October 21, 1966
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Notes
1 page, single-sided. Folded once horizontally. Document is a biography of Paul Martin, then-Secretary of State for External Affairs. Narrative: This document was likely used in preparation for the 1967 memorial rally for the 22nd anniversary of the liberation of Nazi-occupied Europe, organized by The Association of Survivors of Nazi Oppression. Formerly the Association of Former Concentration Camp Inmates, Survivors of Nazi Oppression, this organization was founded circa 1960 in Montreal. Many of its members were founding members of the Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre.
Accession No.
2014X.04.11
Name Access
Zablow, Lou
Places
Ottawa, Canada, North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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We have not forgotten

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn76615
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : Paper ; Ht: 33 cm x W: 24 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : Paper ; Ht: 33 cm x W: 24 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1960
Physical Condition
Good
Language
English
French
German
Notes
267 pages book with light brown cover made of fabric, title printed in capital letters with black ink. Second edition of book compiling b&w photographs of Holocaust related events and places (such as concentration camp, einsatzgruppen...). The entire book texts appear in German, English and French. Materials collected by Tadeusz Mazur, Jerzy Tomaszewski, Stanislaw Wrzos-Glinka.
Accession No.
2010.20.01
Name Access
Reich, Lawrence
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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