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Ethel Ostry fonds, 1904-1976

MSS SC 44

29 cm of textual records

Ethel Ostry was born in Ukraine in 1904. She received her BA from the University of Manitoba in 1924 and began her career in social welfare with the city of Winnipeg. After moving to Montreal, Ostry travelled extensively. Between 1943 and 1947 she was the Principal Welfare Officer at Camp Fohrenwald in Wolfratshausen, Germany. She died in Vancouver in 1976.

Donated to the Archives & Special Collections by Mrs. F.O. Fisher, 1979

The collection contains a copy of the manuscript, After the Holocaust: My work with the UNRRA. Originally titled Where is my Family, the work was edited by Elizabeth O. Fisher

Open to all researchers