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General inquiries

cjhn@cjarchives.ca

Project coordinators

General Coordinator: Janice Rosen jrosen@cjarchives.ca

Education Coordinator: Jessica Zimmerman jessica.zimmerman@jplmontreal.org

Archival repositories represented on this site

Alex Dworkin Canadian Jewish Archives (formerly CJC (CC) National Archives)

Alex Dworkin Canadian Jewish Archives

Main address: Suite 211, 4810 Rue Jean-Talon Ouest, Montreal, QC H4P 2N5

Mailing address: Suite 211, 7050 Avenue Victoria, Montréal, QC H4P 2P1

Archives Director: Janice Rosen, Archives assistant: Hélène Vallée

Telephone: 514-931-7531

Email: archives@cjarchives.ca

https://cjarchives.ca

Alex Dworkin Canadian Jewish Archives on Facebook

Hours (BY APPOINTMENT)*

Monday - Thursday 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday 9:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

* With the exception of major Jewish holidays.

Jewish Public Library Archives

Jewish Public Library Archives

http://www.jewishpubliclibrary.org/en/archives/

1 Cummings Square, 5151 Côte Ste-Catherine Rd., Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3W 1M6

Archives Director: Jessica Zimmerman, Archivist Emeritus: Eiran Harris

Telephone (514) 345-2627, ext. 3015 / ext. 3000

Email: archives@jplmontreal.org

http://www.jewishpubliclibrary.org/en/archives/archives+home/

https://500px.com/jplarchives/galleries

Jewish Public Library Archives on Instagram

Hours*

Monday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

* With the exception of major Jewish holidays.

Montreal Holocaust Museum

Montreal Holocaust Museum

https://museeholocauste.ca/en/

1 Cummings Square, 5151 Côte Ste-Catherine Rd., Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3W 1M6

Museum & Collection Coordinator: Marie-Blanche Fourcade

Telephone (514) 345-2605

Email: info@museeholocauste.ca

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Hours*

Monday - Thursday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Friday 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

* With the exception of major Jewish holidays.

Ottawa Jewish Archives

Ottawa Jewish Archives

http://jewishottawa.com/ottawa-jewish-archives

The Archives is located in the Soloway Jewish Community Centre:

21 Nadolny Sachs Private, Ottawa, ON, K2A 1R9

Archivist: Zoe Thrumston

613-798-4696, ext.260

E-mail: archives@jewishottawa.com

http://jewishottawa.com/ottawa-jewish-archives

Ottawa Jewish Archives on Facebook Ottawa Jewish Archives on Instagram

Hours of Operation:

Monday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Congregation Shaar Hashomayim Museum and Archives

Shaar Hashomayim Museum & Archives

To inquire about Shaar Hashomayim material displayed on the CJHN website, contact: cjhn@cjrchives.ca.

The Shaar Hashomayim' museum collection is accessible by appointment only. For more information see: http://www.shaarhashomayim.org

Shaar Hashomayim Museum & Archives on Facebook

The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue Archives

The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue

To inquire about the Synagogue's material displayed on the CJHN website, contact: cjhn@cjarchives.ca.

The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue's archival collection is accessible by appointment only. For more information see: http://www.thespanish.org

The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue Archives on Facebook

The Saint John Jewish Historical Museum

Saint John Jewish Historical Museum

91 Leinster Street, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada E2L 1J2

Curator/Archivist: Katherine Biggs-Craft

Telephone: (506) 633-1833 | Fax: (506) 642-9926

Email: sjjhm@nbnet.nb.ca

http://jewishmuseumsj.com/home.html

Saint John Jewish Historical Museum on Facebook

Hours of Operation:

The Museum is open from May to November, from 10 am to 4 pm Monday through Friday, excluding Jewish holidays. Also open on Sundays in July and August from 1 PM to 4 PM.

Group tours and access to the library and archives are available by appointment.

Cycling in Chicoutimi, Quebec, circa 1900 JPL-A

Other Resources

Jewish heritage materials are also preserved in the following institutions across Canada, from west to east:

British Columbia:

JEWISH MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES OF BRITISH COLUMBIA, Vancouver

Administered by the Jewish Historical Society of British Columbia

6184 Ash Street, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 3G9

Archivist: Alysa Routtenberg | Telephone: 604-257-5199

archives@jewishmuseum.ca | http://www.jewishmuseum.ca/

VANCOUVER HOLOCAUST EDUCATION CENTRE, Vancouver

50 - 950 W 41st Ave Vancouver, BC, V5Z 2N7 Canada

Executive Director: Nina Krieger; Archivist: Elizabeth Shaffer

Phone: 604.264.0499 | Fax: 604.264.0497

info@vhec.org | http://vhec.org

Alberta:

JEWISH HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF SOUTHERN ALBERTA, Calgary

1607-90th Ave. S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2V 4V7

Archives Director: Agi Romer Segal

Telephone: 403-444-3171, Fax: (403) 253-7915

jhssa@shaw.ca | http://www.jhssa.org

JAHSENA (Jewish Archives & Historical Society of Edmonton & Northern Alberta), Edmonton

10220-156 St., Suite 200, Edmonton, AB T5P 2R1

Archivist: Colleen Paull

Phone: (780) 489-2809 Fax: (780) 481-1854

jahsena@shaw.ca | http://www.jahsena.ca/jahsena_001.htm

Manitoba:

JEWISH HERITAGE CENTRE OF WESTERN CANADA, Winnipeg

C116 - 123 Doncaster Street, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3N 2B2

Tel (204)-477-7460 (7461) fax (204)-477-7465

jhc@jhcwc.org | http://www.jhcwc.mb.ca/

Ontario:

ONTARIO JEWISH ARCHIVES, Toronto

4600 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ontario, M2R 3V2

Archives Director: Dara Solomon

Tel: (416) 635-5391 | Fax: (416) 849-1006

oja1@ujafed.org | http://www.ontariojewisharchives.org/

BETH TZEDEC REUBEN AND HELENE DENNIS MUSEUM, Toronto

1700 Bathurst Street, Toronto, Ont. M5P 3K3

Curator: Dorion Liebgott

Tel: (416) 781-3511

museum@beth-tzedec.org | http://www.beth-tzedec.org/museum/

LIBRARY AND ARCHIVES CANADA, Ottawa

395 Wellington Street, Ottawa, ON, K1A 0N4

Archives search: http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/lac-bac/search/arch

Reference questions by phone: 1-866-578-7777 (toll-free in Canada and US)

Reference questions by email: https://www.bac-lac.gc.ca/eng/assistance-request-form

JEWISH GENERAL HOSPITAL ARCHIVES/ ARCHIVES DE L'HOPITAL GENERAL JUIF, Montreal

3755 ch. de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine Rd., A-200, Montréal, QC H3T 1E2

Digital Archives Consultant: Linda Lei.

Telephone: 514-340-8222 #3277

legacy@jgh.mcgill.ca | http://www.jgh.ca/en/archives

MUSEUM OF JEWISH MONTREAL, website

A not-for-profit organization that collects, maps, and shares the history and experiences of the Montreal Jewish community online and through walking tours, exhibits, and other public programming.

Director: Zev Moses, Research Director: Stephanie Tara Schwartz

info@imjm.ca | http://imjm.ca