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Guide to Hans Arons papers 1988.2035
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Box Archives Box 18

Hans Arons Shanghai photographs 1939-1949


1. Unidentified group of 7 people undated


2. Unidentified group of young men undated


3. Four men in bunk beds undated


4. Two story building in Shanghai undated


5. Group of men with flags, standing behind Hebrew banner 1945 January 14

General note

Handwritten list of names of individuals in the photograph and marked as "Shanghai 14 I 1945."

6. Group of men and women seated in meeting place with Jewish star on wall undated


7. Religious services, Shanghai undated

General note

Rear of photograph states: "Hospital room for the high holidays with Cantor Florsheim and male nurses."

8. Group of men and women eating, seated outdoors undated


9. Men and women in dining hall undated


10. Unidentified man at dais with Israeli flags behind him undated

General note

A handwritten note in German, partially illegible, appears on the back of the photograph, with a signature Leo Gruenfeld.

11. Meeting of the zionist organization "B'rith Noir Zion" in Shanghai 1946-1947

General note

List on rear of photograph of handwritten names of individuals in the photograph, with a "1946-1947, Shanghai." Also a note that reads:
"Zionist organization "B'rith Noir Zioni" Habonim - 1940-1947. "Poale Zion" Jewish Labor Party, 269 Kwenmind Road, 4710 Wayside, Hong Kew

12. Group of men and women in aprons undated

General note

Handwritten list on back of photograph with names of individuals in the photograph.

13. Group of men standing and seated undated


14. Building with smoke stacks, Shanghai undated


15. Several men in room with bunk beds undated


16. Camp and Kitchen Hospital, Shanghai undated

General note

The following note appears on the back of the photograph:
"Shanghai 1939-1949, 138 Ward road, Camp & Kitchen, Hospital S.R., Hong Kew
Box Archives Box 18

Hans Arons documents 1939-1949


Refugee identification card issued by the International Committee for Granting Relief to European Refugees, Shanghai undated


Identification card, Shanghai undated


Jewish Refugee Centre identification card, Shanghai undated


Membership card, Judische Gemeinde Shanghai undated