Der Umzug (The Removal)

Museum Work

Resource TypeStill Images
Date of Creation1940
GenreArts & Culture
Object ID2012.009.002
CreatorGerry Waldston
Place of CreationMonteith, Ontario
Place of Creation NoteInternment Camp 23, also known as Camp Q
DescriptionSketch by Gerry Waldston depicting internees heavily laden with belonging and equipment relocating from one internment camp to another.
Materials/Techniquespencil on paper
Measurements20.23 x 27.94 cm
InscriptionsTitled "Der Umzug" (The Removal) with the caption "Bild ohne Worte" (picture without words) and annotated "Awarded the First Prize in the last of Camp "Q" artists' competitions, Monteith, Canada, October 8 1940."
[Signature] 40
LanguageEnglish, German
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in 2012 by Gerry Waldston 
Legal Statuspermanent collection