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MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
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textual record
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Envelope : Paper : handwritten : Graphite pencil : beige, grey ; Ht: 6,3 cm x W: 11 cm
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MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Envelope : Paper : handwritten : Graphite pencil : beige, grey ; Ht: 6,3 cm x W: 11 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
[Prior to 1944]
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hungarian
Notes
Paper envelope with grey graphite pencil, handwritten in capital block letters by Évike Naves. Narrative: Donor is Elaine Kalman Naves, daughter of Gustav and Anikó Weinberger. Her half-sister Évike Weinberger (born 1938; died 1944) was the daughter of Gustav and Mancika Weinberger. Évike was killed in Auschwitz in 1944. 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.
2014.01.04
Name Access
Kalman Naves, Elaine
Places
Vaja, Hungary, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
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Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
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Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Envelope : Paper : handwritten, stamped : Ink; graphite pencil : blue, black, red ; Ht: 11 cm x W: 15,6 cm
Archival / Genealogical
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Envelope : Paper : handwritten, stamped : Ink; graphite pencil : blue, black, red ; Ht: 11 cm x W: 15,6 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
April 17, 1944
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hungarian
Notes
On recto of envelope, in Mancika's handwriting, addressed to "Weinberger Gustav / 108/101 msz." in "Maroshéviz" [which has been crossed out in black ink], Maros-Torda county. At top centre, signature of Captain Soós. At top right, one red 30 forint fiscal stamp. At top left, letter "G" in graphite pencil. Verso contains sender's address across top of envelope flap. Narrative: Donor is Elaine Kalman Naves, daughter of Gustav and Anikó Weinberger. The envelope is in the handwriting Mancika Mandula Weinberger (1910-1944) -- the first wife of Gustav Weinberger. She was killed in Auschwitz in 1944. This envelope may go with the letter dated 1944-04-17 (accession number 2014.01.81). 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.
2014.01.82
Name Access
Kalman Naves, Elaine
Places
Vaja, Hungary, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
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Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
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Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : handwritten, printed : Graphite pencil : beige, grey, blue ; Ht: 11,5 cm x W: 20,8 cm
Archival / Genealogical
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : handwritten, printed : Graphite pencil : beige, grey, blue ; Ht: 11,5 cm x W: 20,8 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
[Prior to 1944]
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hungarian
Notes
1 page, double-sided. Stationery paper with print at top right of two girls: girl on the left is wearing a patterned yellow dress and is holding a scroll; the girl on the right is wearing a blue dress and is holding flowers. Grey graphite pencil, handwritten in capital block letters by Évike Naves, adressed to "APUKAM" ("little daddy"). Document has been folded both horizontally and vertically. Paper with pencil in cursive handwriting signed by Mancika, folded vertically. Envelope with pencil, handwritten in capital block letters by Évike Naves. Narrative: Donor is Elaine Kalman Naves, daughter of Gustav and Anikó Weinberger. Her half-sister Évike Weinberger (born 1938; died 1944) was the daughter of Gustav and Mancika Weinberger. Évike was killed in Auschwitz in 1944. 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.
2014.01.02
Name Access
Kalman Naves, Elaine
Places
Vaja, Hungary, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
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Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
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Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : handwritten, printed : Graphite pencil : beige, grey, yellow, brown ; Ht: 11,5 cm x W: 21,1 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 : handwritten, printed : Graphite pencil : beige, grey, yellow, brown ; Ht: 11,5 cm x W: 21,1 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
[Prior to 1944]
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hungarian
Notes
2 pages, double-sided. Stationery paper with print at top right of a girl holding yellow flowers and wearing yellow dress and shoes. Grey graphite pencil, handwritten in capital block letters by Évike Naves, adressed to "APUKAM" ("little daddy"). Document has been folded both horizontally and vertically. Envelope with pencil, handwritten in capital block letters by Évike Naves. Narrative: Donor is Elaine Kalman Naves, daughter of Gustav and Anikó Weinberger. Her half-sister Évike Weinberger (born 1938; died 1944) was the daughter of Gustav and Mancika Weinberger. Évike was killed in Auschwitz in 1944. 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.
2014.01.03
Name Access
Kalman Naves, Elaine
Places
Vaja, Hungary, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : typed, handwritten, stamped : Ink : beige, black, blue ; Ht: 14,3 cm x W: 21,2 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 : typed, handwritten, stamped : Ink : beige, black, blue ; Ht: 14,3 cm x W: 21,2 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
August 7, 1945
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hungarian
Notes
1 page, double-sided horizontal paper, folded vertically. Recto contains typed text, top left corner reads "Vajai körjegyz?ség [trad.: Vaja district notary] / 1961 / 1945 K.". Handwriting at top right corner, dated "Vaja. 945 VIII/27". Verso, typed text continues, dated "Vaja,1945 augusztus 27." Signed at left centre by district notary. Circular stamp at centre. Narrative: Donor is Elaine Kalman Naves, daughter of Gusztáv and Anikó Weinberger. Gusztáv returned from the front to learn that 34 members of his extended family, including his wife and small daughter Évike, had been deported to Auschwitz. Only one cousin returned. He remarried Anikó Schwartz and they had two daughters, Elaine and Judith. 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.
2014.01.137
Name Access
Kalman Naves, Elaine
Places
Vaja, Hungary, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
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Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
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Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : typed, handwritten : Ink; pen : beige, black, blue ; Ht: 29,5 cm x W: 22 cm
Archival / Genealogical
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : typed, handwritten : Ink; pen : beige, black, blue ; Ht: 29,5 cm x W: 22 cm
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Documentary Artifact
Date
May 25, 1942
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hungarian
Notes
4 pages, single-spaced. Folded once horizontally and once vertically. Document is a photozopy of aletter from Ferenc Weinberger to Jusztinián György Serédi, Prince Primate of Hungary. The original is located in the Jewish Museum in Budapest. In it, he accuses the priests of the Catholic Church, the members of the Upper Chamber, and the Hungarian landowner class for their anti-Semitism and for inciting the lower classes. Beginning with descriptions of incidents in which Hungarian policemen kicked Jews off a train, and did not let other Jews board a train, the author describes how the Jews have been humiliated and their basic human rights denied to them; how they never questioned the laws against them, even though they seen wrong from Christian, national and humanistic perspectives but have been accepted as legal tenets. The author says he could accept the fact that Jews would have to leave the country, but that they should be given enough time to leave and a more humane treatment. The author concludes the letter saying that he just wants to describe his feelings to Seredi. Narrative: Ferenc (Feri) Weinberger was the younger brother of Gusztáv Weinberger, the donor's father. In 1943, he was sent to the Bor copper mines, in Serbia, as a Jewish forced laborer. In the fall of 1944, the mines were evacuated in the face of the Red Army and Yugoslav partisans; Feri and thousands of others were deported to concentration camps in Germany. He was imprisoned in Flossenberg on November 9, 1944, and was transferred to Commando Hersbruck on December 3 of that same year. He died on December 26, cause of death unknown. 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.
2014.01.152
Name Access
Kalman Naves, Elaine
Places
Vaja, Hungary, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
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Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
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Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : handwritten : Ink : beige, purple ; Ht: 14,4 cm x W: 21,4 cm
Archival / Genealogical
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
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Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : handwritten : Ink : beige, purple ; Ht: 14,4 cm x W: 21,4 cm
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Documentary Artifact
Date
October 29, 1923
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hungarian
Notes
1 page, double-sided, folded horizontally. Recto top right, location and date: "Nyir-Vaja, 1923.oktober 29". Verso, signed " Weinberger és Székác". Narrative: Donor is Elaine Kalman Naves, daughter of Gustav and Anikó Weinberger. 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.
2014.01.23
Name Access
Kalman Naves, Elaine
Places
Vaja, Hungary, Europe
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Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
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Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : handwritten, printed, stamped : Ink : beige, blue, black ; Ht: 28,2 cm x W: 21,7 cm
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : handwritten, printed, stamped : Ink : beige, blue, black ; Ht: 28,2 cm x W: 21,7 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
April 21, 1937
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hungarian
Notes
1 page, double-sided, folded horizontally and vertically. Recto, top left printed with company letterhead "Reiner és [and] Mandula". Handwriting of Mandula family (Ilonka, Mor and Laci). Envelope addressed to "Weinberger Gustav" in Vaja. Narrative: Donor is Elaine Kalman Naves, daughter of Gustav and Anikó Weinberger. Mandula was Gustav's father-in-law. 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.
2014.01.32
Name Access
Kalman Naves, Elaine
Places
Vaja, Hungary, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
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Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
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Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : handwritten, printed, stamped : Ink : beige, black, blue, brown ; Ht: 29,6 cm x W: 19,7 cm
Archival / Genealogical
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : handwritten, printed, stamped : Ink : beige, black, blue, brown ; Ht: 29,6 cm x W: 19,7 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
March 05, 1944
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hungarian
Notes
1 page, double-sided vertical paper, folded horizontally and vertically. Recto, handwriting of Ilona, Kalman and Pali Weinberger fills the entire page. Handwriting runs vertically up the left side. Verso, in Mancika's handwriting and dated at the bottom left "III.5". Envelope, recto top right contains one blue 20 forint fiscal stamp and one brown 10 forint fiscal stamp and is addressed in Mancika's handwriting to "Weinberger Gustav / 108/101 msz." in Maroshéviz, Maros-Torda county. Letter contains correspondence between the Weinberger family and Gustav Weinberger, contains family updates and well-wishes. Narrative: Donor is Elaine Kalman Naves, daughter of Gustav and Anikó Weinberger. The letter is in the handwriting of the Weinberger family addressed to Gustav. Kalman (1880-1944), Mancika (1910-1944) -- the first wife of Gustav Weinberger, Pal (1908-1945) and Ilona Weinberger (1881-1944). All but Gustav were killed in Auschwitz in 1944 and Pal was shot at the end of the war when Buchenwald camp was liberated. The correspondence was under supervision by Captain Soós. 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.
2014.01.50
Name Access
Kalman Naves, Elaine
Places
Vaja, Hungary, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
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Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
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Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : handwritten, printed, stamped : Ink : beige, black, blue, brown ; Ht: 29,6 cm x W: 19,65 cm
Archival / Genealogical
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Letter : Paper : handwritten, printed, stamped : Ink : beige, black, blue, brown ; Ht: 29,6 cm x W: 19,65 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
March 12, 1944
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hungarian
Notes
1 page, double-sided vertical paper, folded horizontally and vertically. Recto in handwriting of Weinberger family, first Ilona, then Kalman who dated at the bottom left "944.III/12-eu.". At very bottom in light ink is Gustav's handwritten notes for an answer. Verso in handwriting of Mancika Mandula Weinberger addressed to "Gustavikam". Gustav's note at the bottom of the page says "Parketta!" Envelope, recto top right contains one blue 20 forint fiscal stamp and one brown 10 forint fiscal stamp and is addressed in Mancika's handwriting to "Weinberger Gustav / 108/101 msz." in Maroshéviz, Maros-Torda county. At upper left in blue ink is the signature of Captain Soós. Card contains correspondence between the Weinberger family and Gustav Weinberger, contains family updates and well-wishes. Narrative: Donor is Elaine Kalman Naves, daughter of Gustav and Anikó Weinberger. The letter is in the handwriting of the Weinberger family addressed to Gustav. Kalman (1880-1944), Mancika (1910-1944) -- the first wife of Gustav Weinberger, Pal (1908-1945) and Ilona Weinberger (1881-1944). All but Gustav were killed in Auschwitz in 1944. The correspondence was under supervision by Captain Soós. 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.
2014.01.54
Name Access
Kalman Naves, Elaine
Places
Vaja, Hungary, Europe
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Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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