Finding Aids

Cyprus Collection 1945-1949 Subject Matter

Back
Detailed Description of the Records
Subcollection: Subject Matter 1945 - 1949
Extent: 42 files
This subcollection contains reports, memos, and correspondence regarding illegal immigrants to British Mandate Palestine who were subsequently deported to detention camps in Cyprus; statistics regarding camp populations, including a list of children born in the camps; memos and reports regarding medical and hygiene issues for camp residents; and documentation regarding inquiries from relatives about specific individuals in the camps.
Arrangement
The Subject Matter subcollection is divided into four record groups:

Supplies

Programs and Statistics

Medical

Immigration

Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Collins, Sir Godfrey
Laub, Morris
Lippmann, Dr. Max
Litwak, P.
Viteles, Rose
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
British Military Hospital, Jewish Wing
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
Famagusta District Court
HQ Caraolos, Cyprus
HQ Cyprus District
Jewish Agency for Palestine (JAFP)
Office of the Commissioner for Jewish Camps, Cyprus
South African Jewish Appeal
South African Jewish Board of Deputies
South African Jewish War Appeal
Union of Jewish Women of South Africa
United Jewish Overseas Fund at Victoria, Australia
Subjects:
Hygiene in Cyprus detention camps
Illegal Immigrants
Medical
Medical Reports
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Limassol, Cyprus
Nicosia, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
Record Group: Supplies
Return to Top
file CYP.104: Cyprus: Caraolos--Kitchen. 1947-1948
Extent: .75 inch
Financial records for the JDC Kitchen in Caraolos.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Financial Records
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.105: Cyprus: Caraolos--Kitchen Expenditures. 1947-1948 (Jan.-June)
Extent: 1.5 inches
Financial records for income and expenditures.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Financial Records
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.106: Cyprus: Caraolos--Kitchen Expenditures. 1948 (June-December)
Extent: 1.5 inches
Financial records on expenditures.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Financial Records
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.107: Cyprus: Dhekelia--Kitchen. 1947-1948
Extent: 1.25 inches
Financial records for the JDC Staff Kitchen in Dhekelia.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Financial Records
Geographic Locations:
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.108: Cyprus: Foodstuffs Distribution. 1948
Extent: .25
Statistical Tables on distribution of fresh foodstuffs, food supplements and general supplies by categories.
Index Terms:
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Food Distribution
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.109: Cyprus: Income Notes (Stocks and Supplies). 1948
Extent: 1.75 inches
Inventory Report on stocks and supplies and miscellaneous notes related to income.
Index Terms:
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Finance
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.110: Cyprus: Income Notes (Stocks and Supplies). 1948-1949
Extent: .5 inch
Inventory Report on stocks and supplies and miscellaneous notes on income.
Index Terms:
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Finance
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.111: Cyprus: Inventory. 1947-1948
Extent: 1.75 inches
Monthly Inventories
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Breen, Julian
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Paris
Subjects:
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Paris
Return to Top
file CYP.112: Cyprus: Purchase Orders. 1947
Extent: .5 inch
Miscellaneous purchase orders for Cyprus.
Index Terms:
Corporate Names:
AJDC Jerusalem
Subjects:
Finance
Geographic Locations:
Jerusalem
Return to Top
file CYP.113: Cyprus: Shipments -- Specifications of Goods to Cyprus. 1946-1948
Extent: 1.25 inches
Documentation on shipments of goods to Cyprus, including general supplies, medical supplies and individual parcels.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Viteles, Rose
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Subjects:
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Return to Top
file CYP.114: Cyprus: Shipments. 1947
Shipping documentation and related correspondence.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Union of Jewish Women of South Africa
Subjects:
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.115: Cyprus: Shipments. 1948
Extent: .25
Correspondence related to shipments.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Levine, Moses
Litwak, P.
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Paris
AJDC Tel Aviv
Subjects:
Shipping
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Paris
Tel Aviv
Return to Top
file CYP.116: Cyprus: Shipping/Bills of Lading. 1947-1948
Extent: .75 inch
Bills of Lading and related shipping documents.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Shipping
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.117: Cyprus: Supplies. 1946-1947
Extent: 1.5 inches
Documentation and correspondendce about supplies and individual parcels.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Passman, Charles
Viteles, Rose
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
United Jewish Overseas Fund at Victoria, Australia
Subjects:
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Limassol, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.118: Cyprus: Supplies--Refugees. 1947-1948
Extent: .5 inch
Correspondence and statistics related to supplies and healthy diet.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.119: Cyprus: Supplies--Services. 1946-1949
Extent: 1.5 inches
Correspondence and documents related to supplies and services.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Collins, Sir Godfrey
Litwak, P.
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Office of the Commissioner for Jewish Camps, Cyprus
Subjects:
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Return to Top
Record Group: Programs and Statistics
Return to Top
file CYP.99: Cyprus: Camp Population. 1948-1949
Extent: 1 inch
Correspondence related to individual detainees and statistics on camp population.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Leavitt, Moses A.
Lippmann, Dr. Max
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC New York
South African Jewish Board of Deputies
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Statistics
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.100: Cyprus: Caraolos--Maskiriyot. 1946-1948
Extent: 1.25 inches
Incoming and outgoing correspondence about issues relevant to the Caraolos Camp.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Collins, Sir Godfrey
Eban, Abba
Laub, Morris
Potter, Lt. Col.
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
HQ Cyprus District
Office of the Commissioner for Jewish Camps, Cyprus
Subjects:
Cyprus, detention camps
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.101: Cyprus: Statistics (Camp Population). 1947-1948
Extent: 1 inch
Statistics on the population of the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Statistics
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.102: Cyprus: Vocational Training. 1947-1949
Extent: 1.5 inches
Correspondence and proposals about vocational training in the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Brachman, M.
Fox-Strangways, V.
Grimwood, G.G.
Laub, Morris
Litwak, P.
Magnes, Judah
Viteles, Harry (Zvi)
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Cyprus Refugees Welfare Committee
Office of the Commissioner for Jewish Camps, Cyprus
Subjects:
Vocational Training
Geographic Locations:
Cyprus
Jerusalem
Return to Top
file CYP.103: Cyprus: Youth Camp -- Kfar Hanoar. 1947-1948
Extent: .75 inch
Correspondence and statistics about the Youth Camp.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Beyth, Hans
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Jewish Agency for Palestine, Department for Children and Youth, Jerusalem
Subjects:
Child Care
Youth Aliyah
Geographic Locations:
Cyprus
Jerusalem
Return to Top
Record Group: Medical
Return to Top
file CYP.84: Cyprus: Admissions and Discharge Book (Male Surgical Hospital) -- Book for Field Service. 1948-1949
Extent: .25
Ledger of admission and discharge dates for surgeries.
Index Terms:
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Medical
Geographic Locations:
Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.85: Cyprus: Eyeglasses. 1947-1948
Extent: 1.25 inches
Correspondence related to orders for eyeglasses for detainees; eye examination results and lists of detainees waiting to receive eyeglasses.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Anglo-Palestine Optical Company
Karl Seidner & Son Opthalmic & Manufacturing Opticians
Subjects:
Medical
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Jerusalem
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.86: Cyprus: Hygiene -- Dr. Lippmann. 1947-1948
Extent: 1.5 inches
Reports, notes and other documentation on status of hygiene and sanitation in the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Lippmann, Dr. Max
Tilly, Major John
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
HQ Cyprus District
Subjects:
Hygiene in Cyprus detention camps
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.87: Cyprus: Infants in Cyprus (Hygiene/Sanitation). 1948
Extent: .5 inch
Reports on infants, hygiene and sanitation in the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Falk, Dr. W.
Lange, Dr. David Frank
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Hygiene in Cyprus detention camps
Infants in detention camps
Geographic Locations:
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.88: Cyprus. Jewish Wing (Priority Evacuation to Palestine, Medical Cases). 1948-1949
Extent: 1 inch
Correspondence and lists relevant to individual priority medical cases for evacuation to Palestine.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Laufer, Dr. Alexander
Polishuk, Dr. Z.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
British Military Hospital, Jewish Wing
Subjects:
Medical
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Nicosia, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.89: Cyprus: Medical Reports. 1947 (January-June)
Extent: .25
Miscellaneous medical reports.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Grushka, Dr. Theodor
Helbling, Mr. Charles A.
Rapoport, Dr. Chaim
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Medical Reports
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.90: Cyprus: Medical Reports. 1947 (July-October)
Extent: .5 inch
Reports, meetings and correspondence related to medical matters in the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Grushka, Dr. Theodor
Laub, Morris
Lippmann, Dr. Max
Litwak, P.
Potter, Lt. Col.
Rapoport, Dr. Chaim
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
British Military Hospital, Jewish Wing
HQ Caraolos, Cyprus
Jewish Agency for Palestine (JAFP)
Subjects:
Medical Equipment
Medical Reports
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.91: Cyprus: Medical Reports. 1947 (November)
Extent: .5 inch
Medical reports and correspondence on conditions in the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Kaplan, Dr. Maurice
Laub, Morris
Lippmann, Dr. Max
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Jerusalem
Subjects:
Medical Reports
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.92: Cyprus: Medical Reports. 1947 (December)-1948 (February)
Extent: 1 inch
Medical reports and correspondence on health conditions in the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Collins, Sir Godfrey
Laub, Morris
Lippmann, Dr. Max
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
British Military Hospital, Jewish Wing
Subjects:
Hygiene in Cyprus detention camps
Medical Reports
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Nicosia, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.93: Cyprus: Medical Reports and Other Papers. 1948
Extent: 1.75 inches
Miscellaneous medical reports and other papers related to health issues in the detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Lippmann, Dr. Max
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
British Military Hospital, Jewish Wing
Subjects:
Medical Reports
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.94: Cyprus: Medical Reports and Other Papers. 1949
Extent: .75 inch
Miscellaneous medical reports on status of health in detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Polishuk, Dr. Z.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
British Military Hospital, Jewish Wing
Subjects:
Medical Reports
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.95: Cyprus: Medical Supplies (Dr. M. Lippmann). 1947-1948
Extent: 1.25 inch
Lists of medical supplies and some correspondence.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Lippmann, Dr. Max
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Medical Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.96: Cyprus: Nutrition/Rations. 1946-1947
Extent: .25
Documents on nutrition requirements and rations in detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Bavly, Dr. Sara
Passman, Charles
Perman, Dr. S.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
HQ Cyprus District
Subjects:
Nutrition
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.97: Cyprus: Pharmacy. 1948
Extent: .25 inch
Graphs based on use of pharmacy by detainees and distribution of medications.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Bogen, Boris
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Medical
Statistics
Geographic Locations:
Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.98: Cyprus: Psychiatric Report -- Dr. Paul Friedman. 1947
Extent: .5 inch
Comprehensive report on conditions in the detention camps prepared by a psychiatric team.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Buchwalder, Mildred
Friedman, Dr. Paul
Oppenheim, Sadie
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Medical Reports
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
Record Group: Immigration
Return to Top
File CYP.41: Cyprus: Kleinman, Joseph/Karl. 1947
Extent: .25 inch
Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: C.4
Correspondence and documents relevant to the sponsorship, by relatives, of the Kleinmans (detainees) for immigration to the United States.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Levinson, Lottie
Petluck, Ann S.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Paris
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Subjects:
Publicity
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
New York
Return to Top
File CYP.42: Cyprus. Markowitz, Serena. 1947-1948
Extent: .125 inch
Languages:
Hebrew
English
Old Folder Number: C.5
Correspondence related to payments sent to an individual detainee by a relative in Bratislava.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Ruby, Philip
Shargo, Simon
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Bratislava
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC Paris
Subjects:
Publicity
Relief payments
Geographic Locations:
Bratislava, Czechoslovakia
Cyprus
Paris
Return to Top
File CYP.43: Cyprus: Neumann, S. 1947
Extent: .125 inch
Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: C.6
Correspondence related to a detainee's request to immigrate to the United States.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Levinson, Lottie
Petluck, Ann S.
Stein, Reta L.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC New York
AJDC Paris
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Subjects:
Publicity
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
New York
Paris
Return to Top
File CYP.44: Cyprus: Popper, Dr. Franz. 1947
Extent: .125 inch
Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: C.7
Request for help from a Jewish resident of Cyprus -- not a detainee in a detention camp.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Litwak, P.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Jerusalem
Subjects:
Publicity
Geographic Locations:
Jerusalem
Nicosia, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.79: Cyprus: Illegal Immigrants. 1946-1947
Extent: 1.5 inches
Correspondence and other documents related to illegal immigrants in detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Col. Warren
Laub, Morris
Lippmann, Dr. Max
Viteles, Rose
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
AJDC New York
HQ Caraolos, Cyprus
South African Jewish War Appeal
Subjects:
Illegal Immigrants
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.80: Cyprus: Illegal Immigrants. 1947-1948
Extent: 1 inch
Miscellaneous correspondence related to detainees in detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Lippmann, Dr. Max
Moyal, Elie
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
South African Jewish Appeal
Subjects:
Illegal Immigrants
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.81: Cyprus: Illegal Immigrants. 1948 (Part 1 of 2)
Extent: 1.5 inches
Correspondence and other papers relevant to care of detainees in detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Illegal Immigrants
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Dhekelia Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.82: Cyprus. Illegal Immigrants. 1948 (Part 2 of 2)
Extent: .75 inch
Correspondence relevant to illegal immigrants in the detention camps and several statements and affadavits sworn to and signed before the Famagusta District Court related to cases of abuse by British soldiers.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Leibner, Joshua
Lippmann, Dr. Max
Yacobovsky, I.
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Famagusta District Court
Jewish Agency for Palestine (JAFP)
Subjects:
Abuse of detainees by British Soldiers
Illegal Immigrants
Geographic Locations:
Caraolos Camp, Cyprus
Famagusta, Cyprus
Xylotymbou Camp, Cyprus
Return to Top
file CYP.83: Cyprus: Illegal Immigrants' Certificates/Camp Liquidation. 1949
Extent: 1 inch
Illegal immigrants' certificates issued in preparation for closure of detention camps.
Index Terms:
Personal Names:
Laub, Morris
Corporate Names:
AJDC Cyprus
Subjects:
Illegal Immigrants
Geographic Locations:
Famagusta, Cyprus
Return to Top