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MINSTREL ISLAND: 'Fate landed him on an island in Canada' (Jewish Daily Forward article in Yiddish)

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn56354
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZD; ZD
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
September 10, 1950
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZD
File No.
ZD
Subjects
MINSTREL ISLAND: 'Fate landed him on an island in Canada' (Jewish Daily Forward article in Yiddish)
Places
British Columbia
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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British Columbia: Press clips; correspondence; 'Pioneers, ploughs and prayers: The Jewish farmers of Western Canada' by Cyril Leonoff; notes re individuals, businesses

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn56151
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZD; ZD
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1935-1996
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZD
File No.
ZD
Notes
Of particular note are a 1940 memorandum of conversation with Albert Goodstone re Samuel Schultz, who became the first Jewish judge in Canada, and a 1958 Jewish Western Bulletin pictorial supplement showing Jewish fire brigade pioneers, colonial legislators, Zionist pioneers, Jewish community centre sod-turning, and visit by Cantor Yossele Rosenblatt.
Subjects
British Columbia: Press clips; correspondence; 'Pioneers, ploughs and prayers: The Jewish farmers of Western Canada' by Cyril Leonoff; notes re individuals, businesses
Places
British Columbia
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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An Act to amend the Act of Lower Canada therein mentioned, extending certain privileges to persons of the Jewish persuasion

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn44437
Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Document ; Ht:29 cm x W:23.5 cm : English
Fonds No.
SH-01; 916
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Document ; Ht:29 cm x W:23.5 cm : English
Other Title Information
Act
Date
June 9, 1846
Fonds No.
SH-01
Item No.
916
Physical Condition
In need of conservation
Notes
This document enabled the Congregation of German and Polish Jews to be independent from the Congregation of Spanish and Portuguese Jews. It states that the Congregation "shall elect among themselves a President, Treasurer, Secretary and three Trustees." It is noted that with the said representatives, the Congregation would be treated as a corporation.
Places
Lower Canada, Canada
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Congregation Shaar Hashomayim Museum and Archives
Images
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