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Detailed Description of the Records
Subcollection: Administration 1945 - 1949
Extent: 56 files
This subcollection comprises memos; telegrams; personnel information; accounting documents; financial records; receipts for relief payments; inventories of relief supplies, including food and medical supplies; JDC publications and bulletins produced for residents of the Cyprus detention camps and newspaper clippings about their plight; correspondence between JDC staff operating in the camps and JDC's Jerusalem office; and JDC correspondence with the British administration on Cyprus, including materials produced by British personnel for camp residents.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Collins, Sir Godfrey
Laub, Morris
Leibner, Joshua
Litwak, P.
Malamuth, Charles
Passman, Charles
Schwartz, Dr. Joseph J.
Shargo, Simon
Viteles, Harry (Zvi)
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
Aliyath Hanoar
Australian Jewish Welfare Society
Central Location Index, Inc.
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
Government of Cyprus
Hadassah Medical Organization
Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS)
Jewish Agency for Palestine (JAFP)
Jewish Welfare Committee, Cyprus
Saad Home Aid Society
South African Jewish War Appeal
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Vaad Lemaan Olei Kafrissin
Women's Zionist Organization (Hava'ad Hapo'el Haarzi)
Subjects:
Financial
Financial Records
Immigration
Publications
Publicity
Relief payments
Staff
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Larnaca, Cyprus
Limassol, Cyprus
Nicosia, Cyprus
Platres, Cyprus
Tel Aviv
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
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Record Group: Overseas
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Series 1: General Files
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File CYP.21: Cyprus: General Correspondence and Telegrams. 1948 (January-mid September)
Extent: 1.25 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.1
General Correspondence and telegrams that reflect the miscellaneous administrative tasks involved in "aid efforts" in the twelve camps for illegals on Cyprus
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Litwak, P.
Viteles, Harry (Zvi)
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
AJDC Paris
AJDC Tel Aviv
Brandeis Vocational Centre, Jerusalem
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
Saad Home Aid Society
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Paris
Tel Aviv
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
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File CYP.22: Cyprus: General Correspondence and Telegrams. 1948 (mid-September-October)
Extent: 1.25 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.2
Correspondence and telegrams related to general administrative issues such as expenditures, medical personnel, staff selections; Medical Report for August 1948
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Grushka, Dr. Theodor
Laub, Morris
Laufer, Dr. Alexander
Litwak, P.
Viteles, Harry (Zvi)
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
AJDC Tel Aviv
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Tel Aviv
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
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File CYP.23: Cyprus: History of American Joint Distribution Committee in the Cyprus Camps.1948
Extent: .125 inch
Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: C.4
A 20-page report that includes a description of the plight of the internees, living conditions in the detention camps and a comprehensive account of the services provided by the AJDC.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Pearlman, Maurice
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
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File CYP.24: Cyprus: Jerusalem-Cyprus Correspondence/Receipts/Lists. 1947 (January-October)
Extent: 1.5 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.5.1
Correspondence between Jerusalem and Cyprus related to conditions in the camps, personnel replacements and supplies; financial records such as budgets, payment orders and receipts
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Collins, Sir Godfrey
Laub, Morris
Litwak, P.
Passman, Charles
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Aliyath Hanoar
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Limassol, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
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File CYP.25: Cyprus: Jerusalem-Cyprus Correspondence/Receipts/Lists. 1947-1948
Extent: 1.5 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.5.2
General correspondence between Jerusalem and Cyprus related to administrative tasks; financial records of budgets, expenses, payment orders and receipts
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Collins, Sir Godfrey
Laub, Morris
Shreibaum, Rabbi
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Vaad Lemaan Olei Kafrissin
Subjects:
Administration
Cyprus, detention camps
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Larnaca, Cyprus
Limassol, Cyprus
Nicosia, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
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File CYP.26: Cyprus: Jerusalem JDC Correspondence (via Cyprus). 1948
Extent: .5 inch
Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: C.6
Miscellaneous correspondence between JDC Jerusalem, Paris and New York related to financial transactions or locating specific individuals
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Berkowitz, Aaron
Fogel, Jerome R.
Jilovsky, Kurt
Levine, Moses
Molnar, Dr. Ladislao
Passman, Charles
Shargo, Simon
Corporate Names:
AJDC Jerusalem
AJDC New York
AJDC Paris
AJDC Tel Aviv
Australian Jewish Welfare Society
Subjects:
Administration
Geographic Locations:
Jerusalem
New York
Paris
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Series 2: Personnel
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Series 3: Financial
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File CYP.1: Cyprus: Accounting Funds. 1947
Extent: 1 inch
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.15.1
Correspondence and receipts related to payment of funds to individual camp detainees from relatives abroad or relief organizations.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS)
South African Jewish War Appeal
Subjects:
Finance
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
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File CYP.2: Cyprus: Accounting Funds. 1948
Extent: 1.25 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.15.2
Financial records of payment of funds to individual camp detainees from relatives abroad or relief organizations.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS)
Subjects:
Financial
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
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File CYP.3: Cyprus: Accounting Funds. 1949
Extent: .75 inch
Languages:
German
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.1
Correspondence related to monies sent to detainees in Cyprus detention camps.
Index Terms:
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
AJDC Tel Aviv
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS)
Jewish Agency for Palestine (JAFP)
Subjects:
Financial
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Tel Aviv
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File CYP.4: Cyprus: Accounting--Funds Transfer. 1948-1949 (January-June)
Extent: 1.25 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.16.1
Financial records and correspondence related to finances.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Litwak, P.
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
AJDC Paris
AJDC Tel Aviv
Subjects:
Administration
Finance
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Paris
Tel Aviv
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File CYP.5: Cyprus: Accounting--Funds Transfer. 1949 (July-December)-1950
Extent: .75 inch
Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: C.16.2
Financial records and related correspondence.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Litwak, P.
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
AJDC Tel Aviv
Hadassah Medical Organization
Ottoman Bank, Famagusta
Subjects:
Administration
Financial
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Tel Aviv
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
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File CYP.6: Cyprus: Barclays Bank. 1947
Extent: .0625 inch
Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: C.2
Bank Account Balance Sheets
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Passman, Charles
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Financial
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
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File CYP.7: Cyprus: Bookkeeping Ledger. 1947-1949
Extent: 1.5 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.3
Financial Records.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Jewish Agency for Palestine (JAFP)
Subjects:
Financial Records
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
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File CYP.8: Cyprus: Bookkeeping. 1948 (January-June)
Extent: 1.5 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.4.1
Financial Records: Bank Statements, Balance Sheets, Bank Transfers, Salary Payments, Shipment Lists and Correspondence with banks on Cyprus.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Financial Records
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
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File CYP.9: Cyprus: Bookkeeping. 1948 (July-October)
Extent: 1 inch
Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: C.4.2
Financial Records and Correspondence with banks on Cyprus.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Bank of Cyprus, Famagusta
Barclays Bank, Famagusta
Ionian Bank, Famagusta
Ottoman Bank, Famagusta
Subjects:
Financial Records
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
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File CYP.10: Cyprus: Budget. 1947-1948
Extent: .5 inch
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.5
Budget records and related correspondence.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Litwak, P.
Viteles, Harry (Zvi)
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
AJDC Paris
Subjects:
Budget
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Paris
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File CYP.11: Cyprus: Expenses, Forms, Log Accounts. 1947
Extent: .5 inch
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.18
Financial records and some AJDC standard forms.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
AJDC Paris
Union of Jewish Women of South Africa
Subjects:
Financial Records
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Paris
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File CYP.12: Cyprus: Finances. 1948-1949
Extent: 1.5 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.10
Correspondence and cables relevant to financial issues.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Tel Aviv
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
Subjects:
Financial
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Tel Aviv
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File CYP.13: Cyprus: Kitchen Account. 1947-1948
Extent: .5 inch
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.11
Miscellaneous documents related to kitchen expenditures in Dhekelia.
Index Terms:
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Financial Records
Geographic Locations:
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
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File CYP.14: Cyprus: Payment Orders. 1946-1949
Extent: 1.75 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.12
Miscellaneous payment orders.
Index Terms:
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Subjects:
Financial Records
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
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File CPY.15: Cyprus: Platres, Cyprus -- Accounts. 1948
Extent: .25
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.13
Correspondence related to financial issues.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Litwak, P.
Passman, Charles
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Women's Zionist Organization (Hava'ad Hapo'el Haarzi)
Subjects:
Financial
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Platres, Cyprus
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File CYP.16: Cyprus: Receipts. 1946 (September-October)
Extent: 1.5 inches
Languages:
Greek
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.14
Miscellaneous receipts
Index Terms:
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Financial Records
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
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File CYP.17: Cyprus: Receipts. 1946 (November)
Extent: 1.5 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
Greek
English
Old Folder Number: C.15
Miscellaneous receipts
Index Terms:
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Financial Records
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
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File CYP.18: Cyprus: Receipts (Supplies, Transport, etc). 1947
Extent: 1 inch
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.16
Miscellaneous receipts
Index Terms:
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Financial Records
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
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File CYP.19: Cyprus: Relief Payments. 1948 (January-February)
Extent: 1.25 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.17.1
Correspondence and other documentation related to relief payments made by AJDC to camp residents.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS)
Subjects:
Relief payments
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
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File CYP.20: Cyprus: Relief Payments. 1948 (March-May)
Extent: 1.5 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.17.2
Correspondence and other documents related to Relief payments made by AJDC to camp residents.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society (HIAS)
Subjects:
Relief payments
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
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Series 4: Publicity
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File CYP.39: Cyprus: Detainees (clippings).1949
Extent: 1.75 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
Yiddish
German
English
Old Folder Number: C.12
Collection of newspaper articles on closure of the Cyprus detention camps, release of camp detainees and their transport to Israel.
Index Terms:
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Jewish Agency for Palestine (JAFP)
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Immigration
Geographic Locations:
Cyprus
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File CYP.40: Cyprus: Information Bulletins. 1948-1949
Extent: .75 inch
Languages:
Hebrew
Yiddish
English
Old Folder Number: C.13
Information Bulletins produced in the Cyprus detention camps with useful facts and information for the detainees; additional newspapers; miscellaneous correspondence.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Litwak, P.
Malamuth, Charles
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Newspapers
Geographic Locations:
Cyprus
Israel
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File CYP.45: Cyprus: Press. 1947-1948
Extent: .25
Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: C.14
Special press releases on Joint relief programs throughout the world with two detailed reports on Joint activities in the Cyprus detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Levy, Raphael
Malamuth, Charles
Schwartz, Dr. Joseph J.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Publicity
Geographic Locations:
Cyprus
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File CYP.46: Cyprus: Printing Press. 1947
Extent: .125 inch
Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: C.15
AJDC permit to operate a press issued by Government of Cyprus.
Index Terms:
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Government of Cyprus
Subjects:
Publicity
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
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File CYP.47: Cyprus: Publications (Al Hasaf). 1948
Extent: 1 inch
Languages:
Hebrew
Old Folder Number: C.18.2
Publications printed in detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Publications
Geographic Locations:
Cyprus
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File CYP.48: Cyprus: Publications (Al Hasaf and others). 1947-1948
Extent: 1.5 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
Yiddish
English
Old Folder Number: C.16.1
Publications printed in the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Publications
Publicity
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
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File CYP.49: Cyprus: Publications (Al Hasaf and others). 1948-1949
Extent: 1.5 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.16.2
Publications printed in the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Publications
Geographic Locations:
Cyprus
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File CYP.50: Cyprus: Publications (Shuroth). 1948-1949
Extent: 1.25 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.18.1
Publications printed in the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Publications
Geographic Locations:
Cyprus
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File CYP.51: Cyprus: Publications (Various). 1948
Extent: .25 inch
Languages:
Hebrew
Old Folder Number: C.19
Publication of Hapoel Hamizrachi printed in detention camps.
Index Terms:
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Publications
Geographic Locations:
Cyprus
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File CYP.52: Cyprus: Publications (Yediot HaJoint) . 1948
Extent: .125 inch
Languages:
Hebrew
Yiddish
Old Folder Number: C.17
Publications printed in the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Publications
Geographic Locations:
Cyprus
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File CYP.53: Cyprus: Relatives Search. 1947-1948
Extent: .125 inch
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.8
Inter-office and inter agency correspondence about the search for relatives.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Deutsch, Etta
Laub, Morris
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Central Location Index, Inc.
Subjects:
Publicity
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
New York
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File CYP.54: Cyprus: Whereabouts and Inquiries. 1948-1949
Extent: 2 inches
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.9
Correspondence and lists connected with inquiries concerning the whereabouts of specific individuals in the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Subjects:
Publicity
Searches for Relatives
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
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File CYP.55: Cyprus: Wohl, Julius/Gisella. 1947
Extent: .25 inch
Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: C.10
Correspondence, memoranda and cables related to the immigration of Julius and Gisella Wohl from Cyprus to the United States.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Paris
Subjects:
Immigration
Publicity
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
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File CYP.56: Cyprus: Zoltar, Mrs. Ilona. 1947-1948
Extent: .125 inch
Languages:
Hungarian
English
Old Folder Number: C.11
Correspondence, cables and documents related to Ilona Zoltar's immigration to Cyprus.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Corporate Names:
AJDC Budapest
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Immigration
Publicity
Relief
Geographic Locations:
Budapest
Famagusta, Cyprus
Nicosia, Cyprus
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