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Akos Kroo with the Chief Judge of the Jewish Court

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn51353
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 6 in. x W: 4 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: 6 in. x W: 4 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
[ca. 1947]
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
b&w, outdoor scene. Two men walking together. Man on left wearing dark suit with bowler hat is the donor's father. He is talking to old man with white beard and Shtreimel who is the the Chief Judge of the Jewish Court “Rosh Bezdin”. Narrative: Akos Kroo was donor Emil Kroo's father. Prior to the war, the Kroo family owned a big furniture factiory in Munkacz, Czech Republic.
Accession No.
2001.17.10
Name Access
Kroo, Emil
Places
Bramberg?, Germany?, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Amercian Ambassador visting the Fürth DP camp

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn45782
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 4 in. x W: 5 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: 4 in. x W: 5 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1946
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
b&w with white border, outdoor scene. Special ambassador for US President Truman visiting the Camp at Fuerth displaced persons camp. Men in dark suits, walking towards the camera, one is looking to the left, to the barracks. One man next to a door wearing a white armband. Trees in background. Narrative: Donor Emil Kroo is a Holocaust survivor originally from Munkacz (Czech Republic). Emil was in terned in a slave labour cmap in Hungary until 1944. He later met his wife Rosa Magien in Romania. After the war they were in a displaced persons camp in Fürth, Germany. Emil Kroo was the Vice-President of the Central Committee of liberated Jews in the American Zone of Germany. They immigrated to New York in 1950 before settling in Montreal.
Accession No.
2001.17.08
Name Access
Kroo, Emil
Places
Fuerth, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Ami Szavunk

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn51344
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Newspaper : Paper ; Ht: 12 1/2 in. x W: 9 3/8 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Newspaper : Paper ; Ht: 12 1/2 in. x W: 9 3/8 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
August 9, 1946
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hungarian
Notes
8 pages
Accession No.
2011X.198.02
Name Access
Kroo, Emil
Places
Bamberg, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Der Forward

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn51347
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Newspaper clipping : Ht: 17 in. x W: 13 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Newspaper clipping : Ht: 17 in. x W: 13 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
December 18, 1945
Physical Condition
Poor
Language
Yiddish
Notes
This is newspaper article from the newspaper “Der Forward”.
Accession No.
2001.17.01
Name Access
Kroo, Emil
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
Envelope : Paper : beige, black ; Ht: 4 in. x W: 8 1/2 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Envelope : Paper : beige, black ; Ht: 4 in. x W: 8 1/2 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
[Prior to 1950]
Physical Condition
Good
Language
English
Notes
Circular black ink stamp on top right in front Narrative: Donor Emil Kroo is a Holocaust survivor originally from Munkacz (Czech Republic). Emil was in terned in a slave labour cmap in Hungary until 1944. He later met his wife Rosa Magien in Romania. After the war they were in a displaced persons camp in Fürth, Germany. Emil Kroo was the Vice-President of the Central Committee of liberated Jews in the American Zone of Germany. They immigrated to New York in 1950 before settling in Montreal.
Accession No.
2001.17.12
Name Access
Kroo, Emil
Places
London, England, 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
Newspaper : Paper ; Ht: 17 1/2 in. x W: 12 1/4 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Newspaper : Paper ; Ht: 17 1/2 in. x W: 12 1/4 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
December 18, 1945
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Yiddish
Notes
Photocopy of a newspaper article from Forward newspaper about Displaced Persons camp entitled "A Visit to a Jewish Camp near Nuremberg".
Accession No.
2011X.198.04
Name Access
Kroo, Emil
Places
New York, United States of America, North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Identification card

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn51350
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Identification card : Paper : grey ; Ht: 2 3/4 in. x W: 4 1/2 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Identification card : Paper : grey ; Ht: 2 3/4 in. x W: 4 1/2 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
[ca. 1950]
Physical Condition
Poor
Language
English
Notes
One-sided, with a stapled b&w photograph of the card holder, Rozia Magien. Identification card for Jewish displaced person in DP camp Fürth. Narrative: Rosa Magien is a Holocaust survivor originally from Lodz Poland. Rosa was born on March 23, 1922 in Lublin, Poland. During the war, her family was killed and Rosa spent time in the Kolomyja ghetto before surviving in hiding. She was liberated by the Russian armed forces in Kolomyja (Stanislawów, Poland). She met her husband Emil Kroo in Romania. After the war they were in a displaced persons camp in Fürth, Germany. Emil Kroo was the Vice-President of the Central Committee of liberated Jews in the American Zone of Germany. They immigrated to New York in 1950 before settling in Montreal.
Accession No.
2001.17.04
Name Access
Kroo, Emil
Places
Fürth, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Memorial tombstone

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn45783
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 4 in. x W: 5 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: 4 in. x W: 5 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hebrew
Notes
b&w, oudoor scene. Two men at tombstone first placed in camp, now in Jewish cemetary of Fuerth. Erected to commemorate the 6 million Jews killed by the Nazis. Man on left wearing white coat, man on right in dark suit. Building in background. Narrative: Donor Emil Kroo is a Holocaust survivor originally from Munkacz (Czech Republic). Emil was in terned in a slave labour cmap in Hungary until 1944. He later met his wife Rosa Magien in Romania. After the war they were in a displaced persons camp in Fürth, Germany. Emil Kroo was the Vice-President of the Central Committee of liberated Jews in the American Zone of Germany. They immigrated to New York in 1950 before settling in Montreal.
Accession No.
2001.17.09
Name Access
Kroo, Emil
Places
Fuerth, Germany, 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
Newspaper : Paper ; Ht: 20 in. x W: 13 5/8 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Newspaper : Paper ; Ht: 20 in. x W: 13 5/8 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
June 10, 1948
Physical Condition
Good
Language
German
Notes
4 pages, costs 50 pfennig
Accession No.
2011X.198.03
Name Access
Kroo, Emil
Places
Munich, Germany, Europe
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
Newspaper clipping? : Ht: 20 in. x W: 14 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Newspaper clipping? : Ht: 20 in. x W: 14 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
June 10, 1948
Physical Condition
Poor
Language
German
Notes
4 pages
Accession No.
2001.17.03
Name Access
Kroo, Emil
Places
Munich, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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