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GARBER, Michael.

Michael Garber

Date Range 1935-1977.
Description Level Fonds
Collection GARBER, Michael.
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Fonds No. P0063
Physical Description 0.1 metres of textual records.
History/Biographical Born in 1892, Michael Garber was a barrister-solicitor, community leader and Zionist; a founder and former president of Canadian Jewish Congress, a civil libertarian and early fighter for human rights. He was president of the Zionist Organization of Canada. For several years he wrote a column for the Canadian Jewish Chronicle and was a contributor to the Keneder Adler. He died in 1977.
Scope & Content Biographical press clippings (e/y). Obituaries and tributes. Correspondence about the Canadian Jewish Congress, Canadian Jewish Congress press releases, 1 file Canadian Jewish Congress minutes and Inter Office Information (IOI).
Notes English and Yiddish.1 correspondence file.Mostly originals, press clippings.
Repository Canadian Jewish Congress Charities Committee National Archives

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