Collection jhse-226 - Blayways family collection

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Blayways family collection

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JHSE jhse-226

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  • [ca. 1950]-2005 (Creation)
    Blayways (family)

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3 p. of textual records. -- 1 video cassette

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Misze Blayways immigrated to Edmonton, Alberta with his wife ca. 1950. He and his wife were separated from their children, Norman, Clara and Saul, during the holocaust in Poland ca. 1937. The children were brought to Edmonton, Alberta by the Canadian Jewish Congress ca. 1948 and were reunited with their parents in Edmonton in 1950. Norman Blayways married Ruth, and had two daughters, Rebecca (Rivie), who married Blair Bondar,and Bonnie, who died in a car accident in 1985.

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Collection consists of materials collected and created by the Blayways family from [ca. 1950]-2005. Includes photocopied newspaper articles regarding the Blayways family reunion and a copied interview with Norman Blayways by the Shoah Foundation.

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These records were collected by JAHSENA.


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  • The material is in English.

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Information for the biographical sketch was taken from the records.<br><br>Record No. BLA.05.1<br><br>

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