Skip header and navigation

Refine Results By

10 records – page 1 of 1.

Interior group portrait, Saul Katz, Tilya and Eric Helfield at the McCord Museum for the Coat of Many Colours reception.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn74023
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 15cm x 10cm
Fonds No.
1255; 018478
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : col. ; 15cm x 10cm
Date
November 16 1993
Fonds No.
1255
Item No.
018478
Storage Location
JPL
Subjects
Katz, Saul
Helfield, Eric
Helfield, Tilya
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
Less detail

HELFIELD, Tilya - Cemetery story, family history

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn50082
Collection
HARRIS, Eiran
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0231; SC 1087-29
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
HARRIS, Eiran
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
April 7, 1989
Fonds No.
P0231
Item No.
SC 1087-29
Notes
Oral history. Interview by Eiran Harris.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Less detail

Helfield/Gallay Fonds

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn16735
Collection
Helfield/Gallay Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
0.33m textual records ; 200 photographs ; 60 artefacts
Scope and Content
Series 1 and series 2 include textual records arranged chronologically. Series 3 consists of group photographs related to Wilfred Gallay’s professional life and a group of family snapshots dating mostly from the 1920s. Series 4 consists of religious objects, and kitchen and tailoring artefact…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Helfield/Gallay Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
0.33m textual records ; 200 photographs ; 60 artefacts
Scope and Content
Series 1 and series 2 include textual records arranged chronologically. Series 3 consists of group photographs related to Wilfred Gallay’s professional life and a group of family snapshots dating mostly from the 1920s. Series 4 consists of religious objects, and kitchen and tailoring artefacts documenting the spiritual, domestic and professional life of members of the Helfield and Gallay families over more than a century.
Date
ca189[?]-ca198[?]
Storage Location
Bay 3
History Biographical
Tylia Helfield Tylia Helfield was born in Montreal in 1934. She received her (BFA) from Concordia University in. She is a writer, printmaker and artist. Eric Sidney Helfield Eric Sidney Helfield was born in Montreal in 1931. (where he lived and went to school) He was awarded a Bachelor’s degree in 1952 and a (BCL, 1955) from McGill University. He was a barrister and served for 14 years, between 1976 and 1990, as councilor of the former City of Côte-Saint-Luc. Eric Helfield died 3 October 1992 in Montreal. Marks Ellis Marks Ellis was born in Lithuania in 1873. A tailor by trade, he immigrated via London to Montreal in 1895, accompanied by his wife Mary. He established Bellingham Cleaners in the 1930s, at the corner of Bellingham and Maplewood streets (now rue Vincent-d’Indy and boulevard Edouard-Montpetit) and operated the business for two years. He worked as a tailor during the Second World War for Sterling Clothing on Park Avenue, and at Scott’s Clothing. In 1927, Ellis was involved in the founding of the United Commercial Loan Syndicate, formed by Jewish businessmen who gave loans at low interest rates to Jewish immigrants. He was also one of the founders of the Congregation Shaare Zedek in Montreal. He retired in 1956 at the age of 82 and died in Montreal on 26 December 1965. Ellis was the maternal grandfather of Eric Helfield. Children: Barnett, Mildred, Samuel. Brother of Bluma Ellis. Wilfred Gallay (Dr) Wilfred Gallay was born 10 June 1906 in Hawkesbury, Ontario. He went to elementary school and later obtained a First Class Teacher’s Certificate in Calgary, Alberta. Gallay studied chemistry at McGill University in Montreal, and was awarded a Ph.D. in 1930. He carried out post-doctoral research at the University of Leipzig and at the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute in Berlin, Germany. On his return to Canada, he worked at the National Research Council in Ottawa, becoming head of the Section on Colloids and Plastics. From 1944 to 1953, he was a consultant to Canadian and American firms and from 1953 until his retirement in 1971, he was Director of Research and Member of the Board of Directors of the E. B. Eddy Company in Hull, Quebec. In the course of his career, Gallay published some 85 scientific papers chiefly in the field of colloid or surface chemistry and was the recipient of several fellowships, awards and honours, including the Bolton Award the Technical Section Medal from the Canadian Pulp and Paper Association, and the Plummer Medal of the Engineering Institute of Canada. Gallay was also involved with several scientific organizations and served namely on various committees of the Canadian Pulp and Paper Association and as Secretary General of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry. He was a prominent member of the Jewish community in Ottawa. Wilfred Gallay married Birdie Silver in 19xx, and was the father of Tylia Helfied. He died in Toronto.
Language
English, Yiddish, Hebrew
Custodial History
Donated by Tilya Helfield
Notes
Further accurals expected.
Subjects
Helfield family
Helfield, Tilya
Gallay family
Furriers
Fur trade
Tailors
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
Less detail

HELFELD (HELFIELD), Nachman

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/genealogy792
Collection
HEBREW SICK BENEFIT ASSOCIATION
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Collection
HEBREW SICK BENEFIT ASSOCIATION
Material Format
textual record
Spouse
Zlate
Age of Spouse
25
Religion of Spouse
Jewish
Membership Date
December 28, 1902
Place of Birth
Russia
Place of Residence
Montreal
Address in Canada
151 1/2 Saint Urbain Street
Age at Time of Membership
23
Occupation
Presser
Notes
In good health: yes; Free of chronic illness: yes.
Record Source
Hebrew Sick Benefit Association Membership Form
Fonds No.
I0017
File No.
MB 16-04-01
Item No.
2-356
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Less detail

Portrait, Cousin Moe Helfield.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn32984
Collection
Lea Roback Fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 13 cm
Fonds No.
1243; 6; 00017; 015029
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Lea Roback Fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 13 cm
Date
1922
Fonds No.
1243
Series No.
6
File No.
00017
Item No.
015029
Storage Location
Bay 2
Container 17
Subjects
Men
Portrait
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
Less detail

POZNANSKI, Eric

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/genealogy85902
Collection
JEWISH IMMIGRANT AID SERVICES (JIAS)
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Collection
JEWISH IMMIGRANT AID SERVICES (JIAS)
Material Format
textual record
Record Source
JIAS Montreal Client Cards
Fonds No.
I0037
Series No.
R
File No.
19-3590
Restrictions
Due to privacy laws, access to further information about this record is restricted. You may contact CJCCCNA to learn more.
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Less detail
Collection
JEWISH IMMIGRANT AID SERVICES (JIAS)
Material Format
textual record
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Collection
JEWISH IMMIGRANT AID SERVICES (JIAS)
Material Format
textual record
Spouse
Therese
Record Source
JIAS Montreal Client Cards
Fonds No.
I0037
Series No.
R
File No.
27-492
Restrictions
Due to privacy laws, access to further information about this record is restricted. You may contact CJCCCNA to learn more.
Archival / Genealogical
Genealogy Records
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Less detail

MALDOFF, Eric

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn64457
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1978-1981
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Notes
1/ Founder, president, Alliance Quebec; Press clippings Alliance Quebec. File characteristics: Clippings. Originals and photocopies. Montreal-related material.
Name Access
MALDOFF, Eric
Subjects
Eric MALDOFF
Places
Montreal
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Less detail

MALDOFF, Eric

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn64458
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1982
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Notes
2/ Press clippings - Alliance Quebec. File characteristics: Clippings. Originals and photocopies. Montreal-related material.
Name Access
MALDOFF, Eric
Subjects
Eric MALDOFF
Places
Montreal
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Less detail

MALDOFF, Eric

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn64459
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1983
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Notes
3/ Press clippings - Alliance Quebec. File characteristics: Clippings. Originals and photocopies. Montreal-related material.
Name Access
MALDOFF, Eric
Subjects
Eric MALDOFF
Places
Montreal
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Less detail

10 records – page 1 of 1.

Back to Top