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BOROD (BORODITSKY), Sam and Layah = Canadian Jewish Servicemen Memoir and Pioneer Women Na'amat

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Collection
BOROD (BORODITSKY), Sam and Layah = Canadian Jewish Servicemen Memoir and Pioneer Women Na'amat
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
sound recording
textual record
graphic material
Physical Description
1 compact disc (CD-ROM). - 0.3 metres of textual records. - 2 photographs. - 4 sound elements.
Fonds No.
P0201
Scope and Content
Diary written while a World War II soldier, in a small notebook, also available in digital format; comprising 33 out of the approximately 127 pages of scanned materials, which also include newsclippings and photographs. CD of the digital copies of the diary and other documents, as initially receiveā€¦
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images     1 document  
Collection
BOROD (BORODITSKY), Sam and Layah = Canadian Jewish Servicemen Memoir and Pioneer Women Na'amat
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
sound recording
textual record
graphic material
Physical Description
1 compact disc (CD-ROM). - 0.3 metres of textual records. - 2 photographs. - 4 sound elements.
Scope and Content
Diary written while a World War II soldier, in a small notebook, also available in digital format; comprising 33 out of the approximately 127 pages of scanned materials, which also include newsclippings and photographs. CD of the digital copies of the diary and other documents, as initially received and scanned by Tatiana Jour in the context of her Russian Jewish Archives Project. It was noted at the time of the donation to the Archives that further materials on UNRAA (postwar aid to refugees) and Na'amat could be donated by the Borods at a later date. Added in 2007: Materials in prose, poetry and song pertaining to the history of Pioneer Woman Na'amat and Revivim, composed by Layah Surchin Borod. Binder of publicity clippings and ephemera of Na'amat. Binder of songs. Binder of Layah's memoirs, in verse, 1923-1960. Shaare Tzedek synagogue bulletins with material written by Layah or about Sam. Biography of Sam Borod written by Layah, including pre-war and wartime experiences. 4 cassette tapes of Revivim events. 2 original 1940s portrait photos, one each of Layah and Sam, Sam's portrait autographed to Layah. Small WWII Jewish serviceman's calendar and notebook, both with addresses as well as Japanese phrases.
Date
1934-2006 Scancopy.
Fonds No.
P0201
History Biographical
Born in 1914, Sam Boroditsky of Montreal (the name was later changed to Borod) was a veteran of the European front in WWII. He was a paratrooper in Italy and the Aleutian Islands during WWII, earning many Canadian service decorations. He later worked in UNRAA, helping refugees overseas. His wife Laya (Surchin) Borod, born in 1922, was the daughter of Chaya Surchin, an early Zionist activist in Montreal. Layah was the first national executive director of Naamat Pioneer Women Canada and was the editor of their magazine. She was also the only Canadian president of the Pioneer Women Na'amat of America. Laya Borod worked in the office of CJC during the war, rising to office manager at age 19. She was active in Na'amat until her death in 2006. Sam Borod died in Montreal on May 8, 2012.
Custodial History
The collection was donated by Sam Borod on May 26, 2005. The Borod collection came to CJCNA after Sam Borod approached Tatiana Jour at the Jewish Veteran's talk given by Jour. Addition 2007 was donated by Sam Borod on April 12, 2007.
Notes
Alpha-numeric designations: P05/08, P07/11.General note: Historical materials pertaining to women's involvement in Zionist organization, women's personal history, literary creations, also wartime experiences of a Canadian paratrooper.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Images
Documents

P0201-SamBorod-diary-WWII-allpages.pdf

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War Effort - voluntary registration of Canadian women

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZA 1939; ZA 1939-4-44
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1939
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZA 1939
File No.
ZA 1939-4-44
Subjects
War Effort - voluntary registration of Canadian women
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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HELFIELD, Eric; HELFIELD, Tilya.

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Collection
HELFIELD, Eric; HELFIELD, Tilya.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.08 metres of textual records.
Fonds No.
P0086
Scope and Content
Biographical press clippings, including politics. Election flyers and instructions. Vernissage invitations. Sample New Year cards made by Tilya Helfield. Published articles about the Jews in China and India. Mildred Ellis's MacDonald College 1924 scrapbook.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
HELFIELD, Eric; HELFIELD, Tilya.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.08 metres of textual records.
Scope and Content
Biographical press clippings, including politics. Election flyers and instructions. Vernissage invitations. Sample New Year cards made by Tilya Helfield. Published articles about the Jews in China and India. Mildred Ellis's MacDonald College 1924 scrapbook.
Date
1924-1991.
Fonds No.
P0086
History Biographical
Eric Helfield, born in 1931, was a Quebec barrister and a Cote St. Luc City Councillor. He died in October 2002. Tilya, born in 1934, is a writer, printmaker, and artist.
Notes
Tilya Helfield taped interview.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Eric Poznanski playing the violin

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 2 1/2 in. x W: 3 1/2 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 2 1/2 in. x W: 3 1/2 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
August 15, 1932
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
b&w with white border, outdoor scene. Eric Poznanski standing outside infront of trees and bushes playing the violin.
Accession No.
2011X.256.01
Name Access
Poznanski, Eric
Places
Czarniecka Gora, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Friend of Eric Poznanski on horseback

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Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 3 3/8 in. x W: 2 1/8 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 3 3/8 in. x W: 2 1/8 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1932
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Polish
Notes
b&w with white border, boy sitting on horse in the woods.
Accession No.
2011X.256.09
Name Access
Poznanski, Eric
Places
Czarniecka Gora, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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GOLDBERG, Eric; Regina SEIDEN GOLDBERG.

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Collection
GOLDBERG, Eric; Regina SEIDEN GOLDBERG.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.17 metres of textual records. - 8 paintings.
Fonds No.
P0067
Scope and Content
Biographical press clippings. Correspondence about exhibitions. Notices of exhibitions. Sketchbooks. Several handwritten autobiographical pages by Regina Seiden. Black and white photos of paintings. Several original paintings.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
GOLDBERG, Eric; Regina SEIDEN GOLDBERG.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.17 metres of textual records. - 8 paintings.
Scope and Content
Biographical press clippings. Correspondence about exhibitions. Notices of exhibitions. Sketchbooks. Several handwritten autobiographical pages by Regina Seiden. Black and white photos of paintings. Several original paintings.
Date
1919-1980.
Fonds No.
P0067
History Biographical
Born in 1890, Eric Goldberg was encouraged in his art by Renoir. He studied under Jean Paul Laurens. He taught at Berlin Academy of Art and at Bezalel Art School in Jerusalem. His work has been exhibited in Europe, Asia, and North America. He married Quebec-born (1897), Regina Seiden, a respected artist in her own right who studied under William Brymner and Maurice Cullen. Eric Goldberg died in 1969, and his wife died in 1990.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Canadian Jewish Committee

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZA 1932; ZA 1932-29-1
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1932
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZA 1932
File No.
ZA 1932-29-1
Subjects
Canadian Jewish Committee
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Incorporation of Canadian Jewish Congress

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; DA 02; DA 02-17-12
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1934
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
DA 02
File No.
DA 02-17-12
Subjects
Incorporation of Canadian Jewish Congress
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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ONTARIO: Press clippings; correspondence, including Perth Jewish Women's Sewing Club contribution to Canadian Jewish Congress; small communities press and activities update; Department of Immigration 1925 re Federated Jewish Farmers of Ontario transcript

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZD; ZD
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions

Canadian Jewish Congress - Western Division

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Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZA 1933; ZA 1933-2-8
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1933
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZA 1933
File No.
ZA 1933-2-8
Subjects
Canadian Jewish Congress - Western Division
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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