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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…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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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.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn45901
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
Archival Descriptions
Repository
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue
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LEMANN, J.

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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
1881-1900
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Notes
French weekly articles: 'Les Juifs au Canada' 'Rothschild' (French). File characteristics: Clippings. Originals and photocopies. Relates to material outside Montreal.
Name Access
LEMANN, J.
Subjects
J. LEMANN
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : printed, bound, engraved, set, dyed : blue, beige, black ; Ht: 19,2 cm x W: 13,2 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, engraved, set, dyed : blue, beige, black ; Ht: 19,2 cm x W: 13,2 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1889
Physical Condition
Good
Language
German
Hebrew
Notes
100+ pages (exact number unknown). Hardcover, cardboard bound with string. Cover is blue fabric. The front has metal embellishments at the left edge, and corners (see condition); no text is printed on the covers, but the left embellishment is engraved (see inscriptions). The back cover has 4 round metal studs, 1 at each corner and another embellishment on the right edge; a clasp is attached to the front embellishment and hooks onto to the back, to keep the book closed. The inside covers are baby blue; part of the pages have their edges are dyed red, and the rest are left undyed. The pages with the red edges are light beige with black text. The other pages are darker beige with black text. Machzor. Narrative: Item belonged to the donor’s grandfather, Elias Levi.
Accession No.
1997.35.02
Name Access
Levi, Elias
Places
Vienna, Austria, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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JOSEPH, J. D.

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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
1886-1891
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Notes
Pre-1900/ Joseph Doutre, A Catholic descended from Jews. File characteristics: Clippings. Photocopies. Relates to material outside Montreal.
Name Access
JOSEPH, J. D.
Subjects
J. D. JOSEPH
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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DAWSON, William J.

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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
1885-1893
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Notes
McGill University principal. File characteristics: Montreal-related material.
Name Access
DAWSON, William J.
Subjects
Sir William J. DAWSON
Places
Montreal
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Rabbi Lippa Medjuck Collection

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Collection
Rabbi Lippa Medjuck Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.1m of textual material
Fonds No.
1142
Scope and Content
The collection contains copies and originals of hebrew prayers, notebooks, newspaper clippings and correspondence.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Rabbi Lippa Medjuck Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.1m of textual material
Scope and Content
The collection contains copies and originals of hebrew prayers, notebooks, newspaper clippings and correspondence.
Date
1889-1985
Fonds No.
1142
Storage Location
2-1A
History Biographical
Rabbi Lippa Medjuck lived in Moncton, New Brunswick and was the rabbi at the Tiferes Israel Synagague for over 30 years.
Language
Hebrew
English
Yiddish
Custodial History
Some of the content included in the collection was transferred to the JPL by the University of Toronto.
Subjects
Religious leaders
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library 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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Letter Book, outgoing correspondence, Temple Emanu-El

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Collection
Temple Emanu-El-Beth Sholom Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual material.
Fonds No.
1044; 2; 00048
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Temple Emanu-El-Beth Sholom Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual material.
Date
1882-1906
Fonds No.
1044
Series No.
2
File No.
00048
Storage Location
2-1D
Ctn.002
Language
English
Subjects
Temple Emanu-El -- Montreal (Quebec)
Synagogues - Montreal
Archival / Genealogical
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Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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