Collection RA045 - Ejnesman, Kornwaser family photograph collection

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Ejnesman, Kornwaser family photograph collection

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  • Photographic material

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  • Source of title proper: Title based on subject of photographs.

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CA VHEC RA045

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  • [192-]–[before 1942] (Collection)
    Collector
    Fidelman, Shoshana

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Physical description

13 photographs : prints, black and white

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Custodial history

Ten photographs of the donor’s father’s side of the family were given to Shoshana Fidelman in the 1970s by an aunt living in Edmonton, who had received them by mail from the Ejnesmans. Three photographs of her mother’s side of the family were in the possession of an aunt living in Israel.

Scope and content

Collection is comprised of original photographs and photo postcards of Shoshana Fidelman’s grandparents, parents, uncles and aunts and siblings, none of whom survived the Holocaust. Photographs were taken in Poland prior to the Second World War and mailed by Shoshana Fidelman’s family living in Starachowice-Wierzbnik and Bodzentyn to family members in Canada and Israel.

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Immediate source of acquisition

Donated by Shoshana Fidelman in March 2020.

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  • Yiddish

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    Item list is available.

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    No further accruals are expected.

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    Final

    Level of detail

    Partial

    Dates of creation, revision and deletion

    Created March 2020

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