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4 silver knives

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Knife : cast (moulded) : silver
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Knife : cast (moulded) : silver
Other Title Information
Food Service T&E
Date
1928-1938
Physical Condition
Excellent
Notes
Unsharpened blade, rounded at the top. Shallow teeth are found on the reverse, curved edge, top quarter half. The straight edge has a thin sliver cut out of the top half. Blade extends from a thick, curved handle with a high relief dotted border (both sides); rounds to a point at the bottom.
Accession No.
2011X.312.14-15
Name Access
Spanier, Beverly
Places
Solingen, Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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4 silver knives

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn48124
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Knife : cast (moulded) : silver
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Knife : cast (moulded) : silver
Other Title Information
Food Service T&E
Date
1928-1938
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Unsharpened blade, rounded at the top; the straight edge has a thin sliver cut out of the top half. Blade extends from a thick, curved handle with a high relief dotted border (both sides); rounds to a point at the bottom. There is a small ledge found between the blade and handle.
Accession No.
2011X.312.16-17
Name Access
Spanier, Beverly
Places
Germany, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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4 silver spoons

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn48058
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
spoon : cast (moulded) : silver ; Ht: 1,8 cm x W: 2,9 cm x De: 14,3 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
spoon : cast (moulded) : silver ; Ht: 1,8 cm x W: 2,9 cm x De: 14,3 cm
Other Title Information
Food Service T&E
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Oblong bowl extending from a thin metal handle with a slight curve. The top part of the handle extends slightly into a diamond on each side. The bottom edge is shaped into a curved point. 2 rows of 5 thin horizontal ridges decorate the handle (obverse and reverse): the first row is just below the top diamond formation; the second row is just above the bottom edge of the handle.
Accession No.
2011X.58.428-431
Name Access
MHMC
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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18th Century Spice Box

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Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Artifact : Silver ; Ht:10.3 cm : Hebrew
Fonds No.
SH-01; 578
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Artifact : Silver ; Ht:10.3 cm : Hebrew
Date
[17- ]
Fonds No.
SH-01
Item No.
578
Creator
Artist: J. Schroder
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Spice box engraved with "Havdallah" prayer; removable top. Hallmarked "12 IS." Presented by Mr. and Mrs. M. Fruchter.
Places
Poland
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Congregation Shaar Hashomayim Museum and Archives
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24 By Ward (Byward) Market Street sign.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn85305
Collection
Rivers Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Colour
Fonds No.
I0203; OJA 1-956
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Rivers Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Colour
Fonds No.
I0203
Item No.
OJA 1-956
Acquisition Source
Howie Osterer
Notes
1. Stored in the special collections area within the vault.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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A 2000 year old glass perfume bottle, encased in Plexiglas, given to Sylva Gelber by the United Jewish Appeal of Ottawa.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn86634
Collection
Sylva Gelber fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Fonds No.
I0228; OJA 1-1124
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Sylva Gelber fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Date
May 11, 1976
Fonds No.
I0228
Item No.
OJA 1-1124
Storage Location
vault
Notes
1. Specifically it states the award was given to Sylva in tribute to her, for her distinguished service to Canada on the occasion of her retirement from the Public Service of Canada at the Annual Dinner of the Public Service Division of the United Jewish Appeal.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
Images
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Album : carved, painted, glued, coiled, printed : black, brown, green, yellow, orange, blue, beige
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Album : carved, painted, glued, coiled, printed : black, brown, green, yellow, orange, blue, beige
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Poor
Notes
Cover has the sillouette of a person, holding an axe, facing a tree, with decorative borders on each side and at the bottom; the high relief sections are cherry wood; the low relief sections are painted in several different colours. The reverse cover is plain. The spine is covered in brown fabric, connected with a rope threaded between 2 eyelets. The inside has a marbled pattern in grey and brown; no interior pages.
Accession No.
2011X.366.09
Name Access
Zilversmit, Ilse
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
object
Physical Description
Album : printed, bound, photography : beige, dark brown, black, grey ; Ht: 6 cm x W: 11 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Album : printed, bound, photography : beige, dark brown, black, grey ; Ht: 6 cm x W: 11 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Yiddish
Notes
Cardboard cover, bound with 1 piece of string (attached vertically with 2 holes going through the entire book). Cover is beige, no title is printed on it. Interior pages are dark brown with newspaper articles (consisting of pictures and text) pasted loosely onto each page. Text is mostly Hebrew ? (needs verification). Some pages have multiple articles pasted to them; there are a group of pages in the middle of the book that are blank. Narrative: Postwar articles about Warsaw and Lodz
Accession No.
2011X.247.02
Name Access
Opatowski, Michael
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
object
Physical Description
Album : Paper : handwritten, graphic arts : Ink : green, blue, white, pink, blue-green, yellow ; Ht: 10 cm x W: 17,4 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Album : Paper : handwritten, graphic arts : Ink : green, blue, white, pink, blue-green, yellow ; Ht: 10 cm x W: 17,4 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
June 15, 1915-September 21, 1923
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Yiddish
Polish
Russian
Notes
82 pages. Hardcover, cardboard bound with staples, glue and fabric. Covers are dark green fabric; front cover has 2 blue and white flowers with stems painted on; pages have silver gilded edges. Inside covers are pattered with brown interlocking flowers and lines. Pages are divided into sections pale pink, blue-green and yellow with autographs in pencil and ink. The book is less than half full. Narrative: This autograph book belonged to Syma Rabinovich donor's mother. It is filled with wishes, quotations and etc.,written by her friends and relatives.
Accession No.
2001.27.03
Name Access
Schachner, Rose
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
object
Physical Description
Album : bound, gilded, stuck, typewritten, handwritten : yellow, beige, gold, white, black
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Physical Description
Album : bound, gilded, stuck, typewritten, handwritten : yellow, beige, gold, white, black
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hebrew
English
Notes
20 pages. Hardcover, bound with a coiled ring. Cover is a glossy marbled yellow, with a gilded filigree border; the back cover has no border. The pages are cardboard; a layer of adhesive is on each page, with a plastic sheet to keep the photos in place. The first few pages are black; the remaining pages have original and copied documents, mostly relating to immigration to Canada in the late 1940s; in the middle of the book are 2 pages with baggage and berthing tickets from the White Star ship line.
Accession No.
2001.10.02
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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