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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Postcard : Paper : handwritten, printed, stamped : Ink; graphite pencil; colour pencil : beige, black, green, grey, red ; Ht: 10,35 cm x W: 14,85 cm
Archival / Genealogical
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Postcard : Paper : handwritten, printed, stamped : Ink; graphite pencil; colour pencil : beige, black, green, grey, red ; Ht: 10,35 cm x W: 14,85 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
April 28, 1944
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hungarian
Notes
1 page, double-sided horizontal paper. Recto, at top right dated "1944 28/IV. Handwriting of Mrs. Fugys Ratzesdorf. Verso, at top left, one line in graphite pencil signed "Lipot". Below two lines, signature illegible. Below, one line signed "Fredy". Senders address at bottom left. At right, addressed to "Weinberger Gustav / 108/101 msz. / Bihar". At top right, illegible signature of controller in red colour pencil. Narrative: Donor is Elaine Kalman Naves, daughter of Gustav and Anikó Weinberger. The card is from Mrs. Fugys Ratzesdorf to Gustav Weinberger confirming that the Weinbergers arrived safely in Kisvárda. The correspondence was under supervision by a controller. This collection of correspondence was used as part of the research for the following book: Kalman Naves, Elaine. Journey to Vaja: Reconstructing the World of a Hungarian-Jewish Family. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 1996. Print.
Accession No.
2014.01.103
Name Access
Kalman Naves, Elaine
Places
Nagyvárad, Hungary, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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