Birencwaig-Cyngler family. Collection

Language of Description
Level of Description
EHRI Partner

Extent and Medium

9 digitised images (9 photos)


Scope and Content

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 and his parents.


No further accruals are to be expected

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Digitally stored at Kazerne Dossin

Existence and Location of Originals

  • Mariette Birencwaig-Bermowitz, Private collection, New York

Related Units of Description

  • The included photos of Estera, Chaja Rebecca and Zelik Birencwaig were used to complete the "Give them a Face" portrait collection (KD_00017) and the commemoration wall at the Kazerne Dossin museum


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