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BADER, Alfred = Internment-related documents.

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Collection
BADER, Alfred = Internment-related documents.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
Env. 0.01 metres of textual records.
Fonds No.
P0226
Scope and Content
Documents relating to his internment at Ile aux Noix camp, also about his grant to Queen's University. Includes photocopies of the official diary of the Canadian camp commandant.
Archival / Genealogical
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Collection
BADER, Alfred = Internment-related documents.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
Env. 0.01 metres of textual records.
Scope and Content
Documents relating to his internment at Ile aux Noix camp, also about his grant to Queen's University. Includes photocopies of the official diary of the Canadian camp commandant.
Date
1939 copies - 2009.
Fonds No.
P0226
History Biographical
Alfred Bader was born April 28, 1924, in Vienna Austria. His father's family was of Czech Jewish descent, while his mother was a Catholic Hungarian aristocrat. Escaping Nazi persecution, he fled from Austria to England at age 14 in 1938 via the Kindertransport. He arrived in Canada as an interned refugee during WWII. Denied admission at McGill University, Alfred Bader went on to attend Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario, where he studied engineering and chemistry before continuing his education at Harvard University. He later became a successful chemist, businessman, and art collector. (Compiled with some information from Wikipedia).
Custodial History
The documents were donated on Aug. 17, 2009 by Alfred BADER.
Notes
P09/17.P0220.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Stanley Yetnikoff Collection

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Collection
Stanley Yetnikoff Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.25m of textual material
Fonds No.
1251
Scope and Content
Consists of organizational records, correspondence, form letters, press materials, lists and briefs from the Committee for Tax Supported Jewish Schools. Also contains mention of the need for French schools for North African immigrant Jewish children.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Stanley Yetnikoff Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.25m of textual material
Scope and Content
Consists of organizational records, correspondence, form letters, press materials, lists and briefs from the Committee for Tax Supported Jewish Schools. Also contains mention of the need for French schools for North African immigrant Jewish children.
Date
1966-1969
Fonds No.
1251
Storage Location
2-1F
Creator
Stanley Yetnikoff
Physical Condition
Fair, delicate paper.
History Biographical
Stanley Yetnikoff was born in Montreal, where he was President of two Jewish youth organizations and has served in executive capacity on others. In July 1962, he presented a brief to the Royal Commission on Education in the Province of Quebec. Mr. Yetnikoff was a practicing Chartered Accountant and Management Consultant and he used to lecture at Sir George Williams University. Mr. Yetnikoff published two books: one entitled "Jewish Education in Quebec" and other more recently entitled "Discrimination". Mr. Yetnikoff was a member of the National and Regional Councils of the former Canadian Jewish Congress. Under CJC, he was a member of the Education Committee, the Constitution Committee and Religious Affairs Committee. Mr Yetnikoff was also Education Chairman of the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations. He was one of the founders and Vice-Chairman of the Committee for Tax Supported Jewish Schools.
Language
English
French
Acquisition Source
Stanley Yetnikoff
Custodial History
Transferred to the Jewish Public Library Archives by Dr. Ira Robinson on behalf of Mr. Yetnikoff.
Accession No.
10-001
Name Access
Yetnikoff, Stanley
Subjects
Committee for Tax Supported Jewish Schools
B'nai Brith
Education - Jews
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Justice Stanley Kershman fonds

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Collection
Justice Stanley Kershman fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
3 files, 1 textile artifact
Fonds No.
I0132
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of three files related to the career of Justice Stanley J. Kershman from bankruptcy lawyer to his appointment in 2007 to the Ontario Supreme Court: - First file consists of news clippings related to his career. - Second file consists of business material (brochures, letterhead, promo…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Justice Stanley Kershman fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
3 files, 1 textile artifact
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of three files related to the career of Justice Stanley J. Kershman from bankruptcy lawyer to his appointment in 2007 to the Ontario Supreme Court: - First file consists of news clippings related to his career. - Second file consists of business material (brochures, letterhead, promotional material for publications, a copy of Put Your Dept on a Diet, etc.) - Third file consists of material prepared for Justice Kershman's swearing in ceremony, March 27, 2007 including his acceptance speech. Judicial robe worn by Justice Kershman are also included in this fonds.
Date
2004 - 2010
Fonds No.
I0132
History Biographical
Stanley Kershman was born in 1952 and raised in Ottawa. He is the son of Sylvia Kershman and the late Harry Kershman. He is a graduate of the University of Ottawa Law School (1975) and was called to the Bar of Ontario in 1978. Kershman has been referred to as “the media star of the local bar”, referring to his many appearances in the media as an expert on bankruptcy and insolvency. In Februay 1997, Kershman received a wooden plaque in appreciation of his outstanding presentation to the Credit Association of Ottawa. He published a popular consumer book entitled Put Your Debt On A Diet in 2004. On March 27, 2007, Kershman was sworn in at the Ottawa Courthouse as the 304th current sitting judge for the Superior Court of Justice of Ontario.
Custodial History
Records and robe donated in 2007 and 2010 by Stanley Kershman.
Notes
1. Robes dry cleaned in 2007. 2. Biographical material taken from Ottawa Jewish Bulletin article entitled “Renowned bankruptcy lawyer appointed judge, April 30, 2007. 3. Biographical material related to Kershman's early years is in Kershman Family fonds. 4. The Law Society of Upper Canada presented Stanley Kirshman with a plaque in recognition of his valuable contribution to Legal Eduation in Ottawa (undated). 5. Stanley Kirshman is a member The Credit Association of Ottawa. 6. In February 2005, the Soloway Jewish Community Centre awarded Stanley Kirshman for his dedicated service as a Board member. 7. Common Ground (law practice) was a member in good standing of the Ottawa Executives' Association (information taken from undated plaque).
Related Material
Related material in Sylvia and Harry Kershman family fonds.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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Immigration documents.

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Collection
Adele Druckman-Kinsbrunner Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records.
Fonds No.
1416; 00005
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Adele Druckman-Kinsbrunner Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records.
Date
1948-1950
Fonds No.
1416
File No.
00005
Storage Location
JPL
Ctn. 001
Physical Condition
Fair
Language
English
French
Romanian
Accession No.
19-005
Subjects
Romania -- Jews.
Immigrants
Immigrants - Quebec (Province) - Montreal
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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GOLDBLOOM, Alton : Documents.

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Collection
GOLDBLOOM, Alton : Documents.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
Env. 0.02 metres of textual records. - 17 photographs.
Fonds No.
P0232
Scope and Content
Letters, mostly in Yiddish, mostly sent from Russia to Alton Goldbloom's brother in Vancouver, other western Canadian locations, the U.S., and Montreal, a total of 39 documents. One family photo. Very small snapshots taken on a trip to Kovno, Lithuania, in 1928. Relates to Alton Goldbloom's mother,…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
GOLDBLOOM, Alton : Documents.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
Env. 0.02 metres of textual records. - 17 photographs.
Scope and Content
Letters, mostly in Yiddish, mostly sent from Russia to Alton Goldbloom's brother in Vancouver, other western Canadian locations, the U.S., and Montreal, a total of 39 documents. One family photo. Very small snapshots taken on a trip to Kovno, Lithuania, in 1928. Relates to Alton Goldbloom's mother, who was a Goldstein. 17 photos
Date
1899-1959.
Fonds No.
P0232
History Biographical
Born on September 23, 1890, in Montreal, Dr. Alton Goldbloom was a prominent pediatrician in Canada. He was married to Annie Ballon and had two children, Dr. Richard and Dr. Victor, and six grandchildren. He obtained his medical degree from McGill University in 1916. He held many posts in the medical community, including Physician in Chief at the Children's Memorial Hospital, Montreal, Chief of Pediatrics at the Jewish General Hospital, and Professor of Pediatrics and Chairman of the Department at McGill University. He obtained many honorary degrees as well. He was a president of the Canadian Jewish Historical Society and had a deep interest in the Jewish religion. He wrote several books, The Care of the Child, Small Patients, and an autobiography. He died on February 3, 1968. Biography from P0068.
Custodial History
The collection was donated by Victor Goldbloom through Jewish Public Library - Archives on August 19, 2009.
Notes
P09/18.P0068.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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PFEIFFER Family : Documents.

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Collection
PFEIFFER Family : Documents.
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.07 metres of textual records.
Fonds No.
P0269
Scope and Content
Album of water-colour paintings relating to Julius Pfeiffer's interment at Ile aux Noix in 1939; 15 small painted scenes of camp life. The identity of the artist is not known. The album includes an newspaper clipping (loose) showing an aerial view of the internment camp on the Isle of Man. Three Na…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
PFEIFFER Family : Documents.
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.07 metres of textual records.
Scope and Content
Album of water-colour paintings relating to Julius Pfeiffer's interment at Ile aux Noix in 1939; 15 small painted scenes of camp life. The identity of the artist is not known. The album includes an newspaper clipping (loose) showing an aerial view of the internment camp on the Isle of Man. Three National Jewish Youth Conference folders for student meetings in 1962 and 1964, dating from Sydney Pfeiffer's participation as a representative of Pirchei Agudath Israel. The booklets include lists of the groups which participated, agendas for the events, and ephemera. Typed memoir written by Sydney Pfeiffer's mother for her relatives and later annotated by him, detailing how the family survived during World War II (43 pages, printed from an electronic document).
Date
1939-ca. 2015.
Fonds No.
P0269
History Biographical
Julius Pfeiffer was sent from England and interned in Ile-aux-Noix in 1939. His wife and first two sons followed him to Canada when the war ended. Son Sydney Pfeiffer was later born in Montreal. This collection relates to material about the internment experience received from Julius Pfeiffer in 1991 (P91/04) Sydney Pfeiffer (M. Comm., LL.B., CPA, CA) was an Outremont city councilor, and there is a file of newsclippings about him in the CJC Documentaiton collection series ZB.
Notes
Alpha-numeric designations: P19/05.General note: Rare views of internment camp.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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LEWIS, Stanley = Interview on Radio Centreville-CINQ.

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Collection
LEWIS, Stanley = Interview on Radio Centreville-CINQ.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
1 compact disc (CD-ROM).
Fonds No.
P0216
Scope and Content
Artist Stanley Lewis interviewd by Howard Gontovnick, co-host and Stanley Asher, host, Arts Notebook program on Radio CentreVille-CINQ 102.5 FM Montreal, February 26, 2000. After donation, this CD was also copied onto an archival quality master CD for preservation.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
LEWIS, Stanley = Interview on Radio Centreville-CINQ.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
1 compact disc (CD-ROM).
Scope and Content
Artist Stanley Lewis interviewd by Howard Gontovnick, co-host and Stanley Asher, host, Arts Notebook program on Radio CentreVille-CINQ 102.5 FM Montreal, February 26, 2000. After donation, this CD was also copied onto an archival quality master CD for preservation.
Date
2000.
Fonds No.
P0216
History Biographical
Stanley Lewis was born in Montreal in 1930 and died on Aug. 14, 2006. Stanley Lewis was a sculptor, printmaker, teacher and photographer. He created sculptures until a few months before his death. Mr. Lewis was regarded by many as a national treasure in the contemporary art world. Stanley Lewis's works are in prestigious collections worldwide including Canada: The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Artothèque de Montréal, le Musée du Québec and National Gallery of Canada. Since 1950, he has exhibited in galleries and museums constantly throughout the world, including Paris, Florence, Israel, New York and Mexico. Dedicaded artist Stanley Lewis was head of the sculpture department at the Saidye Bronfman Centre School of the Fine Arts, taught at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, was a founding member of Quebec Sculptors Association, and honorary member of the Accademia Internazionale Tommaso Campanella.Stanley Lewis created and donated many works to institutions and causes, including l'École Polytechnique in memory of the tragedy which led to the death of many young women. The studio on "The Main" Through all his travels, Mr. Lewis always returned to Montreal and his studio above the Berson's Tombstone Company, on St. Laurent Blvd., which in his words was "a constant reminder that we are mortal souls but our creations are timeless." This studio on the Main was a hub for many artists and his powerful presence a cornerstone to the art community and the Jewish community. He was producing new works in his studio up until a few months before his death. The biography comes from "The following information was submitted in August of 2006 by Sylvie Berthiaume on AskART.com".
Custodial History
The CD was donated by Howard Gontovnick on January 30, 2007
Notes
P07/04.Stanley Lewis, who died in 2006, was an important Canadian and Canadian Jewish artist.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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JEWISH ARCHIVES OF HALIFAX = Documents.

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Collection
JEWISH ARCHIVES OF HALIFAX = Documents.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.09 metres of textual records.
Fonds No.
I0082
Scope and Content
Halifax United Jewish Appeal fundraising documents. Atlantic Jewish Council financial Documents (1961-1981) de-accessioned from Jewish Archives for the Study of Halifax. Research paper by T. Stewart-Robertson on Halifax's first synagogue. JASH inventory.
Archival / Genealogical
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JEWISH ARCHIVES OF HALIFAX = Documents.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.09 metres of textual records.
Scope and Content
Halifax United Jewish Appeal fundraising documents. Atlantic Jewish Council financial Documents (1961-1981) de-accessioned from Jewish Archives for the Study of Halifax. Research paper by T. Stewart-Robertson on Halifax's first synagogue. JASH inventory.
Date
1961-1981, 2000.
Fonds No.
I0082
History Biographical
JASH (The Jewish Archives for the Study of Halifax) received funding for a summer project allowing Tristan Stewart-Robertson to arrange and compile an inventory of the Halifax Jewish community archives. This inventory, a historical study, and a sampling of financial documents comprise the present collection. The documents were preserved by CJCNA to prevent their destruction in their home community, as they will eventually be a useful guide to identifying community members and settlement patterns. Documentation from a small Jewish community for which little archival information is available. Early synagogue and community history. The financial records, when open, will further describe small Jewish community activities.
Custodial History
The collection was donated by Tristan Stewart-Robertson from JASH.
Notes
Alpha-numeric designations :P00/08, MCAT, ZD.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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LA MACAZA JCA COLONY : Documents.

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Collection
LA MACAZA JCA COLONY : Documents.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
4 textual records.
Fonds No.
I0086
Scope and Content
4 fragile original documents from JCA colony farmer Mark Isbitsky, concerning the sale of a lot, school taxes and a JCA document specifying Jewish farmer ownership of the La Macaza Jewish cemetery following a land transfer.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
LA MACAZA JCA COLONY : Documents.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
4 textual records.
Scope and Content
4 fragile original documents from JCA colony farmer Mark Isbitsky, concerning the sale of a lot, school taxes and a JCA document specifying Jewish farmer ownership of the La Macaza Jewish cemetery following a land transfer.
Date
1908-1912.
Fonds No.
I0086
History Biographical
The La Macaza Jewish farming colony was one of the earliest Jewish Colonization Association settlements, located in the northern Laurentians.
Custodial History
The collection was donated by Saul and Joyce Abracen. Mark Isbitsky, a JCA farmer in La Macaza, was the maternal grandfather of the donor, Saul Abracen, whose mother was an Isbitsky. These documents were given to him by a cousin in Nova Scotia after the death of a descendant of Mark Isbitsky.
Notes
P03/20.Related materials may be found in the colonist records of the JCA, in the La Macaza files, photos of La Macaza in JCA collection, and research paper on history of the colony by N. Pascal Freeman.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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ABEL, Solomon = immigration and family documents.

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Collection
ABEL, Solomon = immigration and family documents.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
7 textual records.
Fonds No.
P0176
Scope and Content
6 documents and cards. U.S. Circuit Court certificate, 1904. Circuit Court Montreal, 1914. Naturalization, 1918, affidavit with photo and bio. Annie Abel Protestant school documents, 1909, 1914, vote card 1940. 1 delegate card for the Prime Minister's delegation to Jerusalem, 2000.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
ABEL, Solomon = immigration and family documents.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
7 textual records.
Scope and Content
6 documents and cards. U.S. Circuit Court certificate, 1904. Circuit Court Montreal, 1914. Naturalization, 1918, affidavit with photo and bio. Annie Abel Protestant school documents, 1909, 1914, vote card 1940. 1 delegate card for the Prime Minister's delegation to Jerusalem, 2000.
Date
1904-1940, 2000.
Fonds No.
P0176
History Biographical
Solomon Abel came to Canada from Russia via the United States, entering Canada in 1907. His six children (as of 1914) included daughter Annie, whose school documents are in this collection. Another daughter was the mother of Jack Silverstone, the donor. Mr Silverstone was the Executive Vice-President of Canadian Jewish Congress. These early immigration and school documents, all originals, are important for their display potential - one includes a photo and describes the subject's profession and Hebrew marriage.
Custodial History
The collection was donated by Mr. Jack Silverstone.
Notes
P00/07.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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