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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Card : Paper : Ink : Black, White, Blue, Red ; Ht: 4 in. x W: 3,25 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Card : Paper : Ink : Black, White, Blue, Red ; Ht: 4 in. x W: 3,25 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1954-04-11-1968
Physical Condition
Good
Language
French
German
Notes
2 pages, front cover has an illustration of a brick chimney with a basin on the top, with a fire coming out of it, and a cloud above it. Back cover has blue and white stripes and a red triangle with the letter F in the centre (identification of French political prisoners). Membership card for the French Association of survivors of Buchenwald Dora and camps. Narrative: Donor Desire Klein was a survivor of Buchenwald concentration camp.
Accession No.
1998.46.01
Name Access
Klein, Desiré
Places
Paris, France, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Certificate

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn48297
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Certificate : paper : white, black, red ; Ht: 20,9 cm x W: 14 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Certificate : paper : white, black, red ; Ht: 20,9 cm x W: 14 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
June 13, 1963
Physical Condition
Good
Language
French
Notes
One page. Letter that certifies the treatment of Chana Zilberbogen (Anna, born Wartens) in phthisiology at the Mazamet hospital from December 7 1940 to May 22 1947. It also confirms that Chana came from Brens camp. On top left there is the header of the Hopital-Hospice of Mazamet. In the middle is a red ink circular stamps that reads “HOPITAL-HOSPITAL DE MAZAMET / (Tarn)”. There is also a red ink stamp that reads “Le Directeur / de l’Hôpital-Hospice de Mazamet”. 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 including one in Palavas-les-Flots. 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.
2012.15.96
Name Access
Peltier, Cécile
Places
Mazamet, France, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Certificate, baptismal

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn48280
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Certificate, baptismal : paper : beige ; Ht: 28 cm x W: 21,6 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Certificate, baptismal : paper : beige ; Ht: 28 cm x W: 21,6 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
May 07, 1962
Physical Condition
Good
Language
French
Notes
Copy of an extract of baptism certificate of Celinka (Cecile) Zilberbogen. The copy is certified and signed by the chaplain of Mazanet. Narrative: Celinka (Cécile) Zilberbogen is born on July 12 1937. She is the daughter of Simon and Chana Zilberbogen. Photograph was taken aboard Columbia ship en route to Canada. 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 a transit camp in the South of France before being released. Chana was then hospitalized and spent the war hidden in a Sanatorium in Mazamet. 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.
2012.15.73
Name Access
Peltier, Cécile
Places
Mazanet, France, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Comité pour l'anthologie de la Poesie yiddish, Paris, France

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn55384
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZA 1969; ZA 1969-2-17
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1969
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZA 1969
File No.
ZA 1969-2-17
Subjects
Comité pour l'anthologie de la Poesie yiddish, Paris, France
Places
Paris, France
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : printed, typed : Ink : off-white, black ; Ht: 26,8 cm x W: 21 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : printed, typed : Ink : off-white, black ; Ht: 26,8 cm x W: 21 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
April 27, 1960
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
French
Notes
1 page. One-sided letter from the United Restitution Office (U.R.O). Small typed text on the c. part of the letter. The letter is about the death of Jacques Kasma's mother by the NSDAP regime. Narrative: Jacques Kasma was born Jacques Kaszemacher on 1935-09-04 in the 10th arrondissement of Paris (France). His father was Uszer Hersz Kaszemacher, also known as Henric Kasmacher, born on 1913-04-05 in Parczew (Poland). His mother was Chaja Sura Bajwelcwajg, born 1915-05-19 in Warsaw (Poland). Jacques had a younger sister, Jeannine, born in 1937. In 1940, Henri Kasmacher was a driver in the French army. He was captured by the German armed forces in Saint-Die-des-Vosges (France) and was deported to the forced labour camp of Brunswiek, a subcamp of Neuengamme concentration camp ( Germany). In 1943, Chaja Bajwelcwajg was arrested and interned at the Drancy transit camp (France). She died in Drancy on 1943-09-02. Jacques was hidden in Normandy (France) during the war. After Liberation, he spent time in an orphanage ran by the OSE in Le Vésinet. He met Marcel Marceau, a famous French mime, who taught him his art. Henri Kasmacher survived the war and came back to France and remarried to Ida Wolnowicz. In 1956, Jacques Kasma settled in Montreal (Canada) where he pursued an artistic career. He acted as a mime named Tit-Bo on the children's television program "La Boîte à Surprise". He worked at the National Film Board as an editor and director. He also worked with the filmmaker Gilles Groulx. He went back to France to fulfill his military service obligations and moved back to Montreal in 1960. He was part of the Douglas hospital psychiatric research team for 20 years.
Accession No.
2014.24.19
Name Access
Kasma, Puck
Places
Paris, France, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Location case

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn58346
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; CA; CA-79-780
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1960
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
CA
File No.
CA-79-780
Subjects
Location case
Places
France
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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