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Booklet entitled "Chronology of Canadian Jewish History," compiled by Louis Rosenberg

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn46929
Collection
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Fonds No.
SP-01; I; SP-01-I-37-12
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Date
1959
Fonds No.
SP-01
Series No.
I
File No.
SP-01-I-37-12
Notes
Period covered: 1697-1934. Period 1934-1959 not included in this booklet. Published by the National Bicentenary Committee of Canadian Jewish Congress on the occasion of the bicentenary of Canadian Jewry, 1959.(This description is from the previous catalogue.)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue
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Newspaper clips: Obituaries (Rabbi Dr. Solomon Frank, Jessica Lady Mellor, Rabbi Charles Bender); Ezekiel Hart; "Shearith Israel builds sanctuary (turning of the sod ceremony), etc.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn46933
Collection
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Fonds No.
SP-01; I; SP-01-I-37-17
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Date
1943-1993
Fonds No.
SP-01
Series No.
I
File No.
SP-01-I-37-17
Notes
This description is from the previous catalogue.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue
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Jewish Pocket Handbook

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn45484
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : Cardstock, paper : printed : Ink : Yellow, black, beige ; Ht: 12 cm x W: 9 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : Cardstock, paper : printed : Ink : Yellow, black, beige ; Ht: 12 cm x W: 9 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Physical Condition
Good
Language
English
Notes
64 pages, softcover booklet with stapled binding. Front cover has the circular seal of the Association of Jewish Servicemen with a lion emblem; it is bordered by Stars of David. The back cover has an advertisement for the British Legion. The handbook lists the organization’s focus, useful organizations and books for Jews. It also contains a brief summary of Jewish history in Israel and migration there, as well as a timeline of major events in the history of the persecution of European Jews. Purchased for six pence.
Accession No.
1991.25.01
Name Access
Gordon, Saul
Places
London, United Kingdom, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Jewish Holy Scriptures

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn60055
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : Bound : Brown, Gold, White, Black
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : Bound : Brown, Gold, White, Black
Other Title Information
Ceremonial Artifact
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Hebrew
Yiddish
Notes
512 pages, with the American War office Seal on the front center.
Accession No.
2013X.08.05
Name Access
MHMC
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Prayer book for destroyed Jewish communities

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn47428
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : printed, bound : beige, black, brown ; Ht: 18,4 cm x W: 12 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : printed, bound : beige, black, brown ; Ht: 18,4 cm x W: 12 cm
Other Title Information
Ceremonial Artifact
Date
January 1946
Physical Condition
Poor
Language
Hebrew
English
Notes
288 pages; hardcover, faux black leather with black fabric tape on the binding. There is nothing printed on the cover or spine. Interior pages are beige; they consist of text (Yiddish ? Needs confirmation). Narrative: This is the prayer book, which was issued under the supervision of the Chief Rabbi M. Ehrenpreis (Sweden). Was published with the help of the WJC to commemorate and honour the destroyed Jewish communities of Europe. The prayer-book had been printed in 50.000 copies in Stockholm.
Accession No.
1997.39.13
Name Access
Flanders, Tibey
Places
Stockholm, Sweden, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Jewish Warsaw That Was: A Yiddish Literary Anthology

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn47701
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : printed, bound, gilded : burgandy, gold, black, white ; Ht: 23,5 cm x W: 15,8 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : printed, bound, gilded : burgandy, gold, black, white ; Ht: 23,5 cm x W: 15,8 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1967
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Yiddish
English
Notes
850+ pages (exact page number unknown). Hardcover, cardboard bound with string. Cover is burgandy fabric, with the title gilded on the front in a thin rectangular border; title is also gilded on the spine; the back cover has no text. Interior pages are white with text, divided into chapters and subsections.
Accession No.
2011X.58.155
Name Access
MHMC
Places
Montreal, Canada, North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Jewish Warsaw That was... A Yiddish literary anthology

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn51300
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : Bound : Ink : Red, Gold, Black, White ; Ht: 9,25 in. x W: 6,25 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : Bound : Ink : Red, Gold, Black, White ; Ht: 9,25 in. x W: 6,25 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1966
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
Yiddish
English
Notes
Square border in the middle of the cover, with Yiddish lettering in the middle. The pages on the inside have photographs, with text. Book opens to the right.
Accession No.
2011X.58.218
Name Access
MHMC
Places
Montreal, Canada, North America
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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The Jewish Peril: Protocols of the Learned Elders of Zion

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn47682
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : printed, bound : grey, black, beige ; Ht: 21,3 cm x W: 14,2 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : printed, bound : grey, black, beige ; Ht: 21,3 cm x W: 14,2 cm
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1920
Physical Condition
Good
Language
English
Notes
96 pages. Softcover, paper bound with string. Cover is dark grey with black text; the front and back have the same text, but the front side is bolded. Interior pages are beige with text divided into chapters.
Accession No.
2011X.58.144
Name Access
MHMC
Places
London, England, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Prayer Book for Jewish Members of H.M. Forces

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn47847
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : printed, bound : brown, black, beige ; Ht: 15,5 cm x W: 10,5 cm
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
book
Physical Description
Book : printed, bound : brown, black, beige ; Ht: 15,5 cm x W: 10,5 cm
Other Title Information
Ceremonial Artifact
Date
February 1940
Physical Condition
Good
Language
English
Hebrew
Notes
Approximately 76 pages (exact number unknown). Hardcover, cardboard bound with string. Cover is brown fabric with the title imprinted into the material in the centre; no text is on the spine and the back cover is blank. Interior pages are beige with text. When the book is open flat, the English text is on the left page and the Hebrew is on the right page; the left page and right page have the same corresponding numbers.
Accession No.
2002.84.01
Name Access
Harris, Eiran
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn266
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
graphic material
sound recording
textual record
book
Physical Description
165 photographs. - 678 sound elements. - 0.43 metres of textual records. - 1 other fixed image. - 1 book.
Fonds No.
P0161
Scope and Content
The initial fonds consisted of a total of 250 sound cassettes containing 578 interviews as of September 1998. These were added to several times per year since 1998, and totaled 639 cassettes with 1302 interviews as of August 2014. Including the last interview done in 2016, the total number of inter…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
graphic material
sound recording
textual record
book
Physical Description
165 photographs. - 678 sound elements. - 0.43 metres of textual records. - 1 other fixed image. - 1 book.
Scope and Content
The initial fonds consisted of a total of 250 sound cassettes containing 578 interviews as of September 1998. These were added to several times per year since 1998, and totaled 639 cassettes with 1302 interviews as of August 2014. Including the last interview done in 2016, the total number of interviews in the collection is 1408, on 678 cassettes. The interviews cover a vast range of Jewish, usually Canadian-Jewish subject matter, including the arts, Jewish life in communities outside Montreal and outside Canada, contemporary Montreal and world Jewish community issues, and Jews in non-mainstream circles (such as Jewish gays and lesbians, Communist party members). Each interview is approximately 20 minutes long, although many run for half an hour; adding up to over 469 hours of material. The fonds also contains background materials assembled at the time of many of the interviews, as well as photographs of former synagogue sites, another of Mr. Lutsky's areas of interest.Addition 1998: 17 cassettes containing a total of 33 interviews were added to the fonds.Addition 1999: 9 cassettes were added to the fonds.Addition 2000: 21 cassettes were added to the fonds, containing 55 interviews.Addition 2001: 22 cassettes were added to the fonds, containing 45 interviews.Addition 2002-2005: The total number of interviews as of April 2005 was 833, with approximately 2 interviews per cassette. 12 photos of Canadian synagogues.Addition 2005-2006: 26 cassette tapes containing a total of 58 interviews were added to the collection between Oct. 2005 to Oct. 2006, bringing the number of interviews to 940. Additional photos of Canadian and American synagogues and former synagogue sites were donated this year as well (appox. 30 photos, about 20 of which were Canadian).Addition 2007: 17 photos of synagogues in Ottawa and Oshawa, Ontario; Burlington, Vermont, Lithuania, and Dublin. 3 cassettes. 26 pages of photocopies (information on the Burlington synagogue and photos of other synagogues, includes San Francisco and Scotland.) 1 prayer book from Paperman's Funeral Home while still located on Cote des Neiges Blvd., containing numerous photographs.Added in 2008: 18 cassette tapes with 2 interviews per tape, for a total of 36 interviews. Also 18 photos of present and former synagogues in Montreal, Sydney N.S., Saskatchewan, and Albany, New York, as well as various documents, 1925-1990c about the Glace Bay and Sydney Jewish communities, collected by Arlene Zimmerman.Addition 2008-2009: 3 new interview tapes from Jewish Digest, 21 photos of former synagogue sites in Winnipeg and the Maritimes. Neturei Karta in Montreal, etc., February 11, 2009: 4 additional tapes, including Israel lecture moved from Federation CJA to McGill University location. 3 additional tapes donated April 1, as well as an Israel Apartheid Week poster (March 2009) in colour that was banned from the York University campus. This copy is stamped Concordia University. Produced for the group Solidarity for Palestinian Human Rights. Addition 2009: 16 tapes. 7 photos.Addition 2010: 18 interview tapes from the radio show Jewish Digest. 5 photos.Addition 2011: 18 interview tapes from the radio show Jewish Digest. 17 photos. 1 photocopied document, approximately 20 pages, titled LGBTQ Seder - Passover haggadah, Congregation Dorshei Emet. The document was for a Gay, lesbian, Transsexual and etc. seder held at Dorshei Emet synagogue, March 31, 2010.Addition 2012: 15 interview tapes from the radio show Jewish Digest. 14 photos.Addition 2013: 30 tapes and 34 photographs. 2014-2017, 39 additional tapes, 19 images, 33 cm. of documentation
Date
1925-2016.
Fonds No.
P0161
History Biographical
Beginning in 1987, Montreal journalist Leslie Lutsky conducted interviews for his Montreal Radio Centreville show "Jewish Digest", which was on the air weekly from 1988 to late 2016. The interviews, which Lutsky collected on a volunteer basis in locations which ranged from private homes and lecture halls to factories, and even prisons, contain information which cannot be found in written form. The collection was donated in multiple increments on a regular basis from 1998 to 2017, culminating in a corpus of over 1400 interviews.
Custodial History
Donated by Mr. Leslie Lutsky of Radio Centreville, in multiple increments.
Notes
Alpha-numeric designations: P88/54, P97various, P99/add, P00/add, P01/add, P02/02, P02/11, P03/16, P03/16add, P05/, P06/Lutsky add, P07/06, P07/16a, P07/22, P08/03, P09/01, P09/27, P10/06, P10/06, P10/add, P11/02, P11/19, P12/02, P12/02add, and P12/23.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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