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Jenny Eisenstein collection

Document | Accession Number: 1994.A.0125 | RG Number: RG-10.180

The collection relates to members of Jenny Eisenstein's [donor] family, containing numerous photographs of people Ms. Eisenstein sang for, either at weddings or bar mitzvahs. The collection includes: miscellaneous photographs of Jews (some are not annotated) collected by the donor from Jewish refugees living in Canada which contain Yiddish or Hebrew, and Polish annotations (ca. 1920-1935); miscellaneous correspondence, identification papers, passport (Polish), etc., relating to the immigration of Herz Mordcha Kohn to Canada (ca. 1927-1930); a Canadian passport issued to Morris Ricer (ca. 1981); miscellaneous photographs of Jews (some not annotated) collected by Ms. Eisenstein from Jewish refugees and their families living in Canada containing some Yiddish or Hebrew and English annotations (ca. 1946-); and fourteen photographs with duplicates (ca. 1940-1946) which were annotated indicating some relevance to the Holocaust.

Date
1920-1981
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Extent
5 folders
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Record last modified: 2016-12-09 14:31:49
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