Give Them a Face portrait collection. Collection

Give Them a Face portrait collection. Collection

This collection contains over 19,650 portraits of Roma, Sinti and Jewish men, women and children from Belgium and the north of France, whom have been deported from the SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks) to Auschwitz-Birkenau, Buchenwald, Ravens...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Verordnungsblatt des Militärbefehlshabers in Belgien und Nordfrankreich - Massnahmen gegen Juden. Collection

Verordnungsblatt des Militärbefehlshabers in Belgien und Nordfrankreich - Massnahmen gegen Juden. Collection

This collection consists of 20 issues of the Verordnungsblatt des Militärbefehlshabers in Belgien und Nordfrankreich, containing the anti-Jewish measures ordained in Belgium, including: legislation on ritual slaughter, determining who is Jewish, the...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Information bulletin regarding non-Belgian residents of the Zonhoven municipality. Collection

Information bulletin regarding non-Belgian residents of the Zonhoven municipality. Collection

12 information bulletins on 18 Jews and 1 French national, expelled from Antwerp to the Zonhoven municipality in the Limburg province in January-February 1941 ; one postwar letter addressed by Isaac Hausner to the Zonhoven municipality, requesting a ...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Stern-Lachs family. Collection

Stern-Lachs family. Collection

This collection contains: 14 photos of Mayer Stern, his wife Flora Lachs and their children Norbert and Beatrice alias Beate Stern ; a certificate of naturalisation issued to Beate Stern by the United States government in 1953 ; newspaper clipping re...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Welcome collection

Welcome collection

Collection showing photos used to welcome website users.

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Index cards on Jews from Belgium interned in or deported from France. Collection

Index cards on Jews from Belgium interned in or deported from France. Collection

This collection consists of index cards containing information on 9,765 Jewish men, women and children who in general lived in Belgium before the Second World War and who were interned in or deported from French internment camps during the war. The g...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Sephiha-Eskenazi family. Collection

Sephiha-Eskenazi family. Collection

Testimony of Germaine Sephiha on the role played by the Turkish government and the Turkish consul regarding the persecution of the Jews in Belgium, and on the exchange of Turkish detainees at Ravensbrück for German prisoners of war ; two booklets co...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Karny-Chamech family. Collection

Karny-Chamech family. Collection

This collection contains: pre-war photos of the Karny-Chamech family from Liège ; a group photo of the Comité de l'Union Sioniste de Liège, 1928 ; pre-war photos of Léa Karny, her future husband Stanislas Gol and her future brother-in-law Samson ...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Szpiro family. Collection

Szpiro family. Collection

This collection contains : 8 photos of Regina Szpiro and her school friend Victoire Ponjaert, taken during school outings or at a swimming pond, and 1 photo of of Regina Szpiro’s deceased mother Golda Awerbuch ; 8 letters from Regina Szpiro, her yo...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Series of drawings "Life at the Dossin barracks". Collection

Series of drawings "Life at the Dossin barracks". Collection

This collection contains, in colour and black-and-white, six sketches, one painting and 11 ‘educational’ caricature drawings informing the Jewish staff at the Dossin barracks about daily life and procedures at the camp. This art was created by th...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Goldberg-Goldberg family. Collection

Goldberg-Goldberg family. Collection

This collection contains: pre-war and wartime pictures of Sarah Goldberg’s family, and a group photo of repatriated female Auschwitz survivors ; a testimony written post-war by Sarah Goldberg, documenting her experiences in the concentration camps ...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Lehrer-Geldzahler family. Collection

Lehrer-Geldzahler family. Collection

This collection contains : a photo of Jenny Geldzahler with her parents Kalman Lehrer and Tauba Geldzahler, and her paternal grandmother Etty Kalech ; a photo of Jenny Geldzahler at the beach.

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Norbert Vos-Obstfeld. Collection

Norbert Vos-Obstfeld. Collection

This collection contains: the French ID card of Chuma Rajzel Galant-Holcman ; pre-war family photos of the extended Obstfeld-Fleischer and Zwaaf-Vos families, including childhood, wedding and vacation photos ; photos of the Obstfeld-Zwaaf family afte...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Hans Lichtmehs. Postcard

Hans Lichtmehs. Postcard

Digitised copy of a postcard describing the worries of dr. Hans Lichtmehs, detained at the Saint-Cyprien camp in France, to his uncle Richard Wolf living in New York, USA.

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Geiger-Kohn family. Collection

Geiger-Kohn family. Collection

This collection contains photocopies of : the marriage certificate of Joseph Geiger and Juliana Kohn, the birth certificate of Juliana Kohn and her daughter Gerda Geiger, the music teacher diploma of Juliana Kohn, the prolongation for Juliana Kohn’...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Lewkowicz family. Collection

Lewkowicz family. Collection

This collection contains: the IDs of siblings Jakob Lewkowicz and Perla Lewkowicz; six photos of the Lewkowicz family including photos of the Lewkowicz family at the time of their migration to Belgium, photos of youngest daughter Rosine Regine Lewkow...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Steinhardt-Guelz family. Collection

Steinhardt-Guelz family. Collection

This collection contains: the foreigner's ID card of Martin Steinhardt and the false Belgian ID card of his wife Margarethe Guelz posing as Anne-Marie Richir

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Cuba's Forgotten Jewels. Collection

Cuba's Forgotten Jewels. Collection

This collection contains: the uncut version of the interview of Marion Finkels-Kreith by Beret Strong, 2013 ; the uncut version of the interview of Felicia Rosshandler by Judy Kreith, 2015 ; the transcript of both interviews ; the published memoires ...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Research by Nico Hamme on the Chateau de Bassines and the children hidden there. Collection

Research by Nico Hamme on the Chateau de Bassines and the children hidden there. Collection

This collection contains research files, compiled by Nico Hamme who, as a child, was hidden at the Chateau de Bassines near Havelange, Namur. Every file revolves around a child who was also hidden at the chateau or around one of the rescuers there. T...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Elisabeth Kanis. Collection

Elisabeth Kanis. Collection

This collection contains the false ID of Elisabeth Kanis, her post-war civil resistance ID and six documents regarding medals and titles awarded to Elisabeth Kanis post-war.

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Birencwaig-Cyngler family. Collection

Birencwaig-Cyngler family. Collection

This collection contains nine pre-war photos of the Birencwaig-Cyngler family : group photos of Abe Birencwaig and Zysla Cyngler with their children, a photo of oldest daughter Esther Birencwaig with fiancee Jean Cyngler and a photo of Abe Birencwaig...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Sokolski-Gruszka family. Collection

Sokolski-Gruszka family. Collection

This collection consists of photos of Adolphe Sokolski, his wife Sosia Gruszka and their three daughters Jacqueline, Arlette and Francine, as well as newspaper clippings regarding the 70th anniversary of the anti-Jewish raid in Douai and Lens, France...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

De Waele-Godschalk family. Collection

De Waele-Godschalk family. Collection

This collection contains original documents, digital copies of photographs and documents, an audio recording and a book regarding the Godschalk-Tokkie family, including: 25 pre-war and 2 post-war photos of family members, marriage certificates, resid...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Propagandistic publications and war-time newspapers. Collection

Propagandistic publications and war-time newspapers. Collection

This collection consists of one letter and ten publications, including Belgian and international war-time and immediate post-war newspapers (Volk en Staat, Het Algemeen Nieuws, Het Belang van Limburg, La Libre Belgique, Der Mitteldeutsche, The Wester...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie

Flor Van Laer. Collection

Flor Van Laer. Collection

This collection contains: postcards sent by family members to David Wajntraub and his wife Sura Gitla alias Sara Broner in Brussels (1937-1942) ; a letter from the Antwerp Ortskommandantur to the mayor of Schoten, confirming the confiscation of build...

Open deze collectie Doorzoek deze collectie