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Quebec Music Teacher' Association

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75313
Collection
Alice Postner Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual material
Fonds No.
1339; 00007
Scope and Content
Files includes conference programme, correspondence and committee member clothing tag.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Alice Postner Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual material
Scope and Content
Files includes conference programme, correspondence and committee member clothing tag.
Date
1964
Fonds No.
1339
File No.
00007
Storage Location
JPL
Language
English
Accession No.
14-030
Subjects
Posner, Alice
Music.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Junior boys at Camp B'nai B'rith, Quyon, Quebec, with two counsellors.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn80713
Collection
Arnold Borts fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
b&w
Fonds No.
I0023; OJA 4-497-027
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Arnold Borts fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
b&w
Date
1946
Fonds No.
I0023
Item No.
OJA 4-497-027
Storage Location
vault
Creator
Arnold Borts
Acquisition Source
Arnold Borts
Notes
1. Enlargement of snapshot from Arnold Borts's photograph album located in this fonds. 2. B'nai B'rith Ottawa Lodge 885 supported a Jewish Boy Scouts camp which was first located at Fitzroy Harbour, Ontario. It evolved into the first Ottawa B’nai B’rith summer camp for Jewish youth. In 1938 it was located at Dunrobin, Ontario and moved to Quyon, Quebec after WWII. 3. Copy by Lux Photographix Inc. 4. While initially put with the B'nai B'rith fonds, these photographs and album are a personal expresssion of Arnold Borts. 5. Counsellors are Arnold Borts and Bernie Laurie. Junior boys are Lenny Max, Arnold Mayburger, Irwin Lerner, Irving Altman, Lawrence Dworkin, Moe Held and Jarvis Freedman.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
Images
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Arnold Borts getting ready for an overnight hike at Camp B'nai B'rith in Quyon, Quebec.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn80718
Collection
Arnold Borts fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Fonds No.
I0023; OJA 4-497-032
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Arnold Borts fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Date
1946
Fonds No.
I0023
Item No.
OJA 4-497-032
Storage Location
vault
Creator
Arnold Borts
Acquisition Source
Arnold Borts
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
Images
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Alice Postner Fonds

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75306
Collection
Alice Postner Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.16m of textual material
Fonds No.
1339
Scope and Content
The fonds contains the professional and working material of Alice Postner in her career as a music teacher and composer. It consists of texual records and music manuscripts used as teaching material; copies of her own compositions; biographical articles; correspondence; recital programmes and invit…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Alice Postner Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.16m of textual material
Scope and Content
The fonds contains the professional and working material of Alice Postner in her career as a music teacher and composer. It consists of texual records and music manuscripts used as teaching material; copies of her own compositions; biographical articles; correspondence; recital programmes and invitations.
Date
1921-1967 [predominently 1950's]
Fonds No.
1339
Storage Location
JPL
History Biographical
Alice Postner (Dec. 20 1905 - April 16 1967) was a Montreal pianist, composer and music teacher. Born in Montreal, she attended the Montreal Pianoforte School of Music, then MacDonald College to be trained as a teacher. While teaching, Mrs. Postner gave lessons in piano and music theory from her home. At age 35, she attended McGill for a Bachelor of Music, graduating in 1957 and went on to teach Conservatorium of Music at the University. In the late 1940's Mrs. Postner began composing her own choral music. In the 1950's her compositions were published. Alice Postner was married to Jacob Postner with whom she had a son and daughter.
Language
English
Custodial History
The Alice Posner Fonds was donated to the JPL-A by Harry Postner in 1991.
Arrangement
Material was weeded, rehoused and described in 2014. Textual material concerning various musical movements and composers was sampled.
Access Restriction
Some privacy restrictions may apply
Accession No.
14-030
Subjects
Postner, Alice
Music.
McGill University (Montreal, Quebec) - Alumni and alumnae
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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