Registries of Jewish retirement home Scheut. Collection

Registries of Jewish retirement home Scheut. Collection

This collection contains digital copies of two registries used to monitor the number of residents at the Jewish retirement home Scheut in Anderlecht. The institution housed 490 Jewish elderly men and women from September 1943 until December 1944. Eac...

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Lili Nahmias. Collection

Lili Nahmias. Collection

This collection contains one letter written by Lili Nahmias while detained at the Dossin barracks in May 1944 and sent to her parents at the Jewish elderly home Scheut in Anderlecht ; one note written by Lili Nahmias and thrown out of deportation tra...

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Alexandre Gourary. Collection

Alexandre Gourary. Collection

This collection contains three issues of « La Voix Internationale de la Résistance » ; two photos of the liberation of Bergen-Belsen ; seven photos of tombstones of Jewish resistance fighters who were killed in action or executed and were buried a...

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Pensionnat des Religieuses Servantes de Marie in Erps-Kwerps. Collection

Pensionnat des Religieuses Servantes de Marie in Erps-Kwerps. Collection

This collection consists of three photos of pupils of the Pensionnat des Religieuses Servantes de Marie in Erps-Kwerps, including several Jewish girls hidden there (among who Marie, Sara and Louise Goldberg).

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Maurice Strauch. Diary

Maurice Strauch. Diary

This diary consists of 18 notebooks, starting on 26 March 1943 and ending on 25 December 1944, and contains elaborate notes by Maurice Strauch alias Strauss or Straus on life in hiding in Brussels.

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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 ...

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David Pelc. Collection

David Pelc. Collection

This collection contains a photo of David Pelc, two yellow stars bought but never worn by David Pelc, two pre-war and three post-war photos of Sonia Hailstone (alias Aimée Cuypers and Sonia Anoutchin), four forms sent by David Pelc and his cousin Ja...

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Items of the Belgian police force. Collection

Items of the Belgian police force. Collection

This collection consists of: the uniform (trousers, belt, jacket and cap) worn by the Mechelen police corps in 1931-1951 (probably the Interbellum); a war-time white helmet worn by the Antwerp police corps; a black helmet worn by the Antwerp police c...

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Vereeniging der Joden in België - Association des Juifs en Belgique. Institut Martin Buber. Collection

Vereeniging der Joden in België - Association des Juifs en Belgique. Institut Martin Buber. Collection

The archives of the Association of Jews in Belgium (AJB), donated to the Jewish Museum of Deportation and Resistance by the Martin Buber Institute, contain almost 3,500 documents which cover over 40 topics, including : copies of German decrees, the s...

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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...

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Vereeniging der Joden in België - Association des Juifs en Belgique. Front de l'Indépendance. Collection

Vereeniging der Joden in België - Association des Juifs en Belgique. Front de l'Indépendance. Collection

This collection consists of 4,058 documents confiscated by the Front de l’Indépendance (Independent Front) at the offices of the Association of Jews in Belgium (AJB) – “Aide Spéciale Malines” [Special Assistance Mechelen department], after ...

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Relieken - Reliques. Collection

Relieken - Reliques. Collection

The “Relics” collection comprises 3,065 envelopes. Each contains personal documents confiscated by the Aufnahme (camp administration) at the SS-Sammellager Mecheln (Dossin barracks) upon arrival of a detainee at the barracks. The documents range ...

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Nathan Goldman and Jenta Niechcicki. Collection

Nathan Goldman and Jenta Niechcicki. Collection

Group picture of the children attending school at the catholic institute run by the Sisters of Mercy in Heverlee, where Nathan Goldman was hidden.

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Miscellaneous newspapers and magazines collected to create the Jewish Museum of Deportation and Resistance. Collection

Miscellaneous newspapers and magazines collected to create the Jewish Museum of Deportation and Resistance. Collection

This collection consists of work copies of miscellaneous newspapers, magazines, clandestine press and clippings on the Holocaust in general and the Belgian case in particular, stored in mostly Belgian institutes. The copies were entrusted to the Jewi...

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Letter from Salomon Florsheim regarding his internment in the Theresienstadt ghetto. Item

Letter from Salomon Florsheim regarding his internment in the Theresienstadt ghetto. Item

This photocopied letter from Salomon Florsheim to Lola Kramarsky contains information regarding Salomon's internment in the Westerbork camp, the Netherlands, and the Theresienstadt ghetto, Tsjechoslovakia (today Czech Republic).

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Kluizen - Coffres-forts. Collection

Kluizen - Coffres-forts. Collection

This collection consists of the bank vaults which were not claimed by their original owners post-war. The owners were both Jewish and non-Jewish war victims or refugees who did not return to Belgium. The vaults do not contain any valuables, but docum...

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Jodenregister van Antwerpen. Collection

Jodenregister van Antwerpen. Collection

The German decree of 28 October 1940 made it compulsory for all Jews from the age of 15 to register in the Jewish register of the municipality where they officially lived. The names of younger children were added to the forms of the parents (in most ...

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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...

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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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Index cards of the Möbelaktion (Räumung) in Antwerp. Collection

Index cards of the Möbelaktion (Räumung) in Antwerp. Collection

This collection contains 2,913 index cards which refer to the Möbelaktion (Räumung), the spoliation of Jewish homes, in Antwerp. Each index card contains the address of a plundered home, the name of the Jewish resident, the date of the clearance an...

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Fischler-Hollander family. Collection

Fischler-Hollander family. Collection

This collection contains: 177 postcards sent by family members and friends from Antwerp to Abraham Fischler in Portugal in 1940-1941; documents regarding Abraham Fischler’s stay in Portugal and Cuba, including visa; a postcard sent in May 1945 by A...

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Files of the municipality of Sint-Jans-Molenbeek on the anti-Jewish measures. Collection

Files of the municipality of Sint-Jans-Molenbeek on the anti-Jewish measures. Collection

This collection consists of six files regarding the implementation of anti-Jewish measures in Sint-Jans-Molenbeek: KD_00015_0001: Circulars addressed to the municipality of Sint-Jans-Molenbeek regarding the creation of a Jewish Register, the addition...

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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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Chojnacki-Mozelsio family. Collection

Chojnacki-Mozelsio family. Collection

This collection consists of two photos : a portrait of Chana Chojnacki and a portrait of Joseph Mozelsio.

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Belgian police reports on Jews escaped from Transport XX. Collection

Belgian police reports on Jews escaped from Transport XX. Collection

This collection contains: reports of the Zoutleeuw, Boutersem, Tienen and Leuven police forces regarding Jews who escaped from, or who were mortally injured or killed during their escape from Transport XX, including Lina Charlotte Glucksmann, Dyna Ro...

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