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KASTNER, Solomon = Books and Robe.

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Collection
KASTNER, Solomon = Books and Robe.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
Env. 1.4 metres of textual records. - 15 sound elements. - 3 artefacts.
Fonds No.
P0163
Scope and Content
Handwritten scores by Kastner, for synagogue liturgy, arranged for a choir - mostly undated. 12 music books and scores, printed in Vienna, Poland and USA, the earliest dating to 1865 - mostly cantorial music, also one (Polish) opera score. 1 vinyl recording of S. Kastner, reading the Haftorah (addi…
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Collection
KASTNER, Solomon = Books and Robe.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
Env. 1.4 metres of textual records. - 15 sound elements. - 3 artefacts.
Scope and Content
Handwritten scores by Kastner, for synagogue liturgy, arranged for a choir - mostly undated. 12 music books and scores, printed in Vienna, Poland and USA, the earliest dating to 1865 - mostly cantorial music, also one (Polish) opera score. 1 vinyl recording of S. Kastner, reading the Haftorah (additional Bible reading of the week).Addition 1999: 14 vinyl recordings. 3 cantoral robes. 2 hats. 1 collar. Marriage register Winnipeg (1934-1937), Toronto (1947 and 1948). Various documents (Ketuba, corresp.1944-1946, copies of picture, etc...). 1 music book (1940, y).Addition 2001: One cantor's robe (black). 1 cantor's hat (black). One neckpiece (small and whote linen). Approx. 9 music books (some annotated with music) (German, English, and 3 in Yiddish). 6 musical scores (5 in English and 1 in Yiddish).
Date
1865-1998.
Fonds No.
P0163
History Biographical
Solomon Kastner was born in Europe 1886 (circa). He received rabbinical ordination in Romania. He served as cantor of the Shaarey Zedek, in Winnipeg, while his friend Solomon Frank was Rabbi. He left for Toronto in 1945 and pursued other work until, with S. Frank's help, he obtained the position of cantor at Montreal's Shearith Israel Spanish and Portuguese synagogue. He had 4 children, 3 sons and a daughter. He died in Montreal in 1957.
Custodial History
The collection was donated by Elizabeth Kastner, daughter of S. Kastner.
Notes
P98/06, P99/02, P01/14.German, English, Yiddish and Polish.There is an inventory done of all the books and music scores.The collection includes rare ceremonial clothing.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Old Books and Synagogue publications.

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Collection
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue.
Description Level
Series
Physical Description
Env. 75 books. - 2 artefacts.
Fonds No.
SP-01; I
Scope and Content
Although not strictly archival documents, these selected books are the oldest elements of the synagogue archives collection and most are related to the history of the synagogue. Their cataloguing system was devised by earlier volunteer workers at the synagogue and has not been altered for the prese…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue.
Description Level
Series
Physical Description
Env. 75 books. - 2 artefacts.
Scope and Content
Although not strictly archival documents, these selected books are the oldest elements of the synagogue archives collection and most are related to the history of the synagogue. Their cataloguing system was devised by earlier volunteer workers at the synagogue and has not been altered for the present project.
Date
1791-1996.
Fonds No.
SP-01
Series No.
I
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue
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Life Cycle records, Minutes, and other bound Record books.

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Collection
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue.
Description Level
Series
Physical Description
1.3 metres of textual records.
Fonds No.
SP-01; H
Scope and Content
Description (Scope and content): the earliest life cycle registers in this series date back to 1919 and the most recent at the time of cataloguing was from 1994. The minute books cover from 1832 to 1999, and the seating ledgers, recording High Holiday seat reservations, date from 1954 to 1973. The …
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue.
Description Level
Series
Physical Description
1.3 metres of textual records.
Scope and Content
Description (Scope and content): the earliest life cycle registers in this series date back to 1919 and the most recent at the time of cataloguing was from 1994. The minute books cover from 1832 to 1999, and the seating ledgers, recording High Holiday seat reservations, date from 1954 to 1973. The series also includes some old accounting ledgers, from 1924 to 1994. All these items are stored in a large cabinet, and thus their box number designation refers to this location.
Date
1832-1999.
Fonds No.
SP-01
Series No.
H
Archival / Genealogical
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Repository
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : printed, bound : brown, orange-gold, black, beige ; Ht: 21 cm x W: 14,5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : printed, bound : brown, orange-gold, black, beige ; Ht: 21 cm x W: 14,5 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1868
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Hebrew
Russian
Notes
246 pages. Hardcover, cardboard bound with string. The cover has brown fabric, but the spine is cardboard. There is a decorative orange-gold border on the cover and more squiggly designs on the spine. Back cover is plain dark brown. Interior pages are beige with text. Narrative: This is a hebrew fiction book.
Accession No.
2011X.58.299
Name Access
MHMC
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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FORSYTH, J. B.

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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
1861
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Notes
Traveller's impression of Jerusalem & Wailing Wall. File characteristics: Originals and photocopies. Relates to material outside Montreal.
Name Access
FORSYTH, J. B.
Subjects
J. B. FORSYTH
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Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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SILVERMAN, L.

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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
1864, 1865
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Notes
Pre-1900/ Watchmaker and jeweller. File characteristics: Photocopies. Montreal-related material.
Name Access
SILVERMAN, L.
Subjects
L. SILVERMAN
Places
Montreal
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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BENJAMIN, L. Nathan

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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
1859-1882
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Notes
Pre-1900/Merchant tailor. File characteristics: Photocopies. Montreal-related material.
Name Access
BENJAMIN, L. Nathan
Subjects
L. Nathan BENJAMIN
Places
Montreal
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Education - David Rome materials/ Spanish and Portuguese minute book 1846-1865

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZC e; ZC e-01-01
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1846-1865
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZC e
File No.
ZC e-01-01
Subjects
Education - David Rome materials/ Spanish and Portuguese minute book 1846-1865
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Certified letter signed by Rabbi Abraham de Sola. True text copied from the Registry of Death. Years: 1859, 1863

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Collection
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
SP-01; F; SP-01-F-14-20
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1859, 1863
Fonds No.
SP-01
Series No.
F
File No.
SP-01-F-14-20
Notes
Folder also contains original notes of Rabbi Abraham de Sola.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue
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Prayer and Blessing for the Ceremony of Religious Majority [Bar Mitzvah] - booklet by Rev. Benjamin Artom, Chief Rabbi of Spanish & Portuguese Congregation, London, England (Hebrew date 5627)

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Collection
DE SOLA, Alexander Abraham
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
P0048; MC 13-001-003a
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
DE SOLA, Alexander Abraham
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1868
Fonds No.
P0048
File No.
MC 13-001-003a
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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