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Avrum Katz surveying road construction

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75227
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : b&w ; Ht: 5 1/4 in. x W: 3 3/8 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : b&w ; Ht: 5 1/4 in. x W: 3 3/8 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
[Prior to 1939]
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
b&w, outdoor. A man, Avrum Katz, is shown here using surveying equipment to guide construction along with the man in charge of blueprint and the geometre both seen in the background. Narrative: Awrum Katz was the donor's father. Born in 1892, Awrum was married to Rebecca Pfeffer. He worked as a civil engineer. They moved to England in 1939, with their children Rose and Moshe. From England they travelled to New York to attend the World Fair. They were denied citizenship in the USA and later settled in Montreal. Avrum worked as a peddler and attended university at night to become a civil engineer. He died in 1942.
Accession No.
1999.25.06
Name Access
Melnick, Rose
Places
Kowel, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
Less detail

Jewish Polish soldiers at Passover Seder

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn51334
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Black, White
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Black, White
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hebrew
Notes
B&w, large group of soldiers in uniforms with wives, girlfriends, and flags with Star of David in background. There is a table in the middle of the photograph that is set with plates, cutlery, and cups.
Accession No.
1999.25.01
Name Access
Melnick, Rose
Places
Kovel, Ukraine , Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
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Men building a road

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75226
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : b&w ; Ht: 3 3/8 in. x W: 5 1/4 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : b&w ; Ht: 3 3/8 in. x W: 5 1/4 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1930
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
b&w, group of men standing on a road being built. Avrum Katz, a civil engineer can be seen 4th from the left. The road is located between the city of Kowel and Vledema. Narrative: Awrum Katz was the donor's father. Born in 1892, Awrum Katz was married to Rebecca Pfeffer. He worked as a civil engineer. They moved to England in 1939, with their children Rose and Moshe. From England they travelled to New York to attend the World Fair. They were denied citizenship in the USA and later settled in Montreal. Avrum worked as a peddler and attended university at night to become a civil engineer. He died in 1942.
Accession No.
1999.25.03
Name Access
Melnick, Rose
Places
Kowel, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
Less detail

Rebecca Pfeffer and Avrum Katz

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn51336
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Black, White
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Black, White
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1920-1930
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hebrew
Notes
B&w. Portrait of young man and woman inset in white circle surrounded by vines.
Accession No.
1999.25.30
Name Access
Melnick, Rose
Places
Kovel, Ukraine, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
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Work Permit

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn59803
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Work Permit : Cardstock : Printed : Ink : Grey, beige, black, white ; Ht: 11 cm x W: 16 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Work Permit : Cardstock : Printed : Ink : Grey, beige, black, white ; Ht: 11 cm x W: 16 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
March 08, 1935
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Polish
Notes
Single page, creased vertically through center, double-sided, linear border around each page, exterior grey, interior beige, identification photo T.L. of interior. Contains personal information filled in by hand, multiple officiating stamps. Work permit for Avrum Katz from Kowel, No. 1313. Narrative: Born in 1892, Mr. Katz was the donor’s father. Her mother was Rebecca Pfeffer. They moved to England in 1939, and from there they travelled to New York to attend the World’s Fair. They were denied citizenship in the USA so they came to Montreal. Avrum worked as a peddler and attended University at night to become a civil engineer. He died in 1942.
Accession No.
1999.25.29
Name Access
Melnick, Rose
Places
Kowel, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
Less detail
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Black, White
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Black, White
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1930-1940
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
B&w, with border. Indoors. Group of people (donor's family) standing at head of elaborately set table. Men are wearing suits in the photograph, and women are wearing dresses. The right of the photo is out of focus. Narrative: Once a month, Rebecca (donor's mother) would make tea for her entire family in her house. She was one of 17 children.
Accession No.
1999.25.22
Name Access
Melnick, Rose
Places
Kowel, Ukraine, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
Less detail

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