Frieda Beirnaert. Collection

Language of Description
1 Jan 1942 - 31 Dec 1999
Level of Description
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

5 digitised images (3 pages from a poetry album, 1 newspaper article, 1 object)


Scope and Content

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 Beirnaert with autographs of several British soldiers which signed the album after the Liberation ; a table cloth given by a Jewish family to Frieda Beirnaert’s aunt for safekeeping during the war ; a post-war newspaper clipping regarding the city of Antwerp and the persecution of its Jewish population.


No further accruals are to be expected

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Poetry album and newspaper article digitally stored at Kazerne Dossin ; table cloth stored in textile collection at Kazerne Dossin.

Existence and Location of Originals

  • Frieda Beirnaert, Private collection, poetry album and newspaper article. Table cloth donated to Kazerne Dossin

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