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Evening Courses for Workers in Yiddish

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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
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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
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Pensionat Stylowy

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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
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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
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Three young women walking in the street

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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
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