Photo series Liberation of Antwerp, donation by Kenis family. Collection

Photo series Liberation of Antwerp, donation by Kenis family. Collection

The topics of the 69 photos in this collection include : Wehrmacht soldiers in Antwerp ; parades of collaborating organisations such as youth movements (Nationaal-Socialistisch Jeugd Vlaanderen (NSJV), Hitler Youth…) ; the evacuation of German troo...

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Precious prints. Collection

Precious prints. Collection

This collection contains precious prints such as pamphlets, posters, books and other types of publications published before 1950. The topics include pre-war Jewish life, anti-Semitism, ideologies of various political movements, biographies of camp su...

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Maison de la Miséricorde orphanage, Heverlee. Collection

Maison de la Miséricorde orphanage, Heverlee. Collection

Digitised postcards of indoor and outdoor spaces at the House of Mercy (Maison de la Miséricorde/Huis der Barmhartigheid), an orphanage in Heverlee, where over 70 Jewish children were hidden by catholic nuns during the Second World War.

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Lupu-Sigal family. Collection

Lupu-Sigal family. Collection

This collection contains a letter thrown out of deportation transport XXII A by Ernestine alias Esther Lupu and three pre-war photos of Bella, Arlette and Ernestine (Esther) Lupu and their mother Adela Sigal.

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Henri Dewindt. Collection

Henri Dewindt. Collection

This collection consists of: a post-war photo of resistance fighter and political prisoner Henri Dewindt, 15 medals received by Henri Dewindt post-war, three political prisoner bracelets worn by Henri Dewindt during post-war manifestations, a gold pi...

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Membership forms of the Vereeniging der Joden in België - Association des Juifs en Belgique. Series

Membership forms of the Vereeniging der Joden in België - Association des Juifs en Belgique. Series

The collection "membership forms of the Association of Jews in Belgium" contains digitised copies of ca. 12,000 registration forms filled in by Jewish families in Belgium, which became members of this organisation as was required after the decree of ...

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Frieda Beirnaert and Van Beylen family. Collection

Frieda Beirnaert and Van Beylen family. Collection

This collection contains : digitised copies of two pages from the poetry album of Frieda Beirnaert with drawings created by her Jewish school mates Rosa Seewald and Miriam (Maria) Hauser ; a digitised copy of a page from the poetry album of Frieda Be...

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Maurice Horoit. Interview

Maurice Horoit. Interview

In this interview Maurice Horoit alias Horowitz talks about: his youth in Antwerp, Belgium ; antisemitism in Antwerp ; his friends at the Tachkemoni school ; fleeing to and hiding in France ; making his way to Switzerland with his brother and survivi...

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Dierickx-Tallieu family. Collection

Dierickx-Tallieu family. Collection

This collection contains a photo of Paula Tallieu, a biography of Paula Tallieu by her son Michel Dierickx and two post-war certificates granted by Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Tedder and by General of the Army Dwight Eisenhower to Paula Tallieu for ...

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Schiff and Fischler families. Collection.

Schiff and Fischler families. Collection.

This collection contains digital copies of portraits of Mojzesz Schiff and his wife Rywa Templer; Wolf Fischler and Schenka Fischler (parents of Sonia (Sosia) Fischler, wife of Tobias Schiff); birth and death certificates; a Schiff family tree (pedig...

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Flam-Isbutsky family. Thank you card

Flam-Isbutsky family. Thank you card

The card consists of an original photo of Leopold Flam, his wife Julia Isbutsky and their son Plato Flam, in a cardboard envelope, with a handwritten thank you note on the cover.

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Postcard by Edith Silbiger. Item

Postcard by Edith Silbiger. Item

This item is a postcard sent by Edith Silbiger, while detained at the Dossin barracks and working as a secretary there, to her parents in Forest, Brussels, in 1942. The item contains information on the exchange of letters and requested items.

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Liliane Steinfeld. Collection

Liliane Steinfeld. Collection

This collection contains : several documents regarding members of the Steinfeld/Stainfeld family during the war, two photos of deported Steinfeld family members, a Gestapo pin and a scrapbook containing a collection of wartime cartoons published in B...

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Elias Stainfeld. Collection

Elias Stainfeld. Collection

This collection contains : three war-time letters from Charlotte Stainfeld to her brother Elias Stainfeld living in France ; documents and three letters with news about acquaintances written by Elias Stainfeld’s (unidentified) friend Blajwajs or Bl...

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Jochem-Ebeler family. Item

Jochem-Ebeler family. Item

This photo shows the Jochem-Ebeler family, including father Jacob Jochem, mother Gertrude Ebeler and their sons Emile and Jozef Jochem

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Liwszyc-Jagolkowska family. Collection

Liwszyc-Jagolkowska family. Collection

This collection contains: two pieces of yellow cloth containing each three Belgian stars of David which were never cut from the fabric or worn ; two letters sent by relatives to Rachel Carolina Liwszyc while she was in hiding as Lina Pasqual ; a repo...

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Parcel request form of Eva Kostelaniec. Item

Parcel request form of Eva Kostelaniec. Item

A parcel request form filled out by Eva Kostelaniec alias Hawa Jaffe while detained at the Dossin barracks in Mechelen

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Jablonowicz-Herszaft family. Collection

Jablonowicz-Herszaft family. Collection

This collection contains two photos of Frieda Herszaft, including one on which she poses with her twin sons Robert and Salomon Jablonowicz.

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Haber-Margulier family. Collection

Haber-Margulier family. Collection

The photos in this collection depict the following : Israel (Isy) Haber's Bar Mitzvah ; the Haber-Margulier family as refugees in Nice, 1942 ; Zallel Haber in his army uniform as a soldier during World War I ; Sender Haber, cousin of Zallel Haber, as...

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Morgen-Duchesne family. Collection

Morgen-Duchesne family. Collection

This collection contains 14 photocopies of documents : regarding the interment of Moszek Morgen in the Saint-Gilles prison and the Fort of Breendonk, regarding the trial against Suzanne Duchesne who tried to bribe a Sicherheitspolizei-Sicherheitsdien...

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Paul Marcel Italie. Collection

Paul Marcel Italie. Collection

This collection contains four photos of the Italie-Hausdorff family, including two portraits of oldest son Paul Marcel Italie and a photo of Paul Marcel Italie with friends.

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Postcard by Markus Singer. Item

Postcard by Markus Singer. Item

This item is a postcard sent by Markus Singer, while detained at the Dossin barracks, to the protestant parish office in Grossgartach (today Leingarten). The text contains a request to obtain copies of baptism and marriage certificates for the family...

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Files of the Comité Juif d'Epuration. Collection

Files of the Comité Juif d'Epuration. Collection

Series of files compiled by the Comité Juif d'Epuration (Jewish Purification Committee) in Brussels, while investigating accusations against Jews in Belgium regarding (presumed) collaboration with the Nazis. This collection is only accessible at t...

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Report by Service MARC. Item

Report by Service MARC. Item

Report drafted by a member of the Belgian espionage network Service MARC and sent to London. The document contains a remark regarding the seven Romanian Jews who complied with the Nazi order for repatriation to Romania.

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Steinhardt-Safier family. Collection

Steinhardt-Safier family. Collection

The Steinhardt-Safier family collection contains 28 photos showing the prewar Steinhardt and Safier family life : pictures taken on boat rides during vacations, wedding photos taken at a synagogue in Berlin, baby pictures of Harry Henri Steinhardt, f...

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