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NORMAN, Morris : Documents and photos of Montreal Jewish subjects.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn322
Collection
NORMAN, Morris : Documents and photos of Montreal Jewish subjects.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
Env. 0.03 metres of textual records. - 6 photographs.
Fonds No.
P0222
Scope and Content
Photograph of 3rd Plenary Session of CJC in Montreal, May 30- June 1, 1936. Photograph of I. Roter Fruit Store, Montreal (x2), 1920s? Photograph of (McGill?) Medicine class of 1920. Crestohl, Leon D. The Jewish School Problem in the Province of Quebec. Montreal: Eagle Publishing Co. Ltd., 1926. Sel…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
NORMAN, Morris : Documents and photos of Montreal Jewish subjects.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
Env. 0.03 metres of textual records. - 6 photographs.
Scope and Content
Photograph of 3rd Plenary Session of CJC in Montreal, May 30- June 1, 1936. Photograph of I. Roter Fruit Store, Montreal (x2), 1920s? Photograph of (McGill?) Medicine class of 1920. Crestohl, Leon D. The Jewish School Problem in the Province of Quebec. Montreal: Eagle Publishing Co. Ltd., 1926. Selick, Abel, ed. History of B'nai B'rith in Eastern Canada. 1964. "The Jews in Europe," a broadcast by Watson Thomson, Director of Adult Education, University of Manitoba. Over the CBC, 1943. Memoranda submitted by the Canadian Jewish Congress and the Zionist Organizations of Canada to the Canadian delegates to the United Nations Conference on International Organizations at San Francisco, 1945. Summary of Activities of the National Joint Public Relations Committee of the Canadian Jewish Congress and the B'nai Brith, 1946? YMHA of Montreal department of music program for Miss Henrietta Schumann, 1936. Advice booklet in Yiddish written by Rabbi Yudel Rosenberg, Montreal. Advice given on bakers who work on Shabbos and on baby carriages. Tribute to Israel Rabinovitch on his 60th birthday, Jewish Public Library, Montreal, 1954. Levine Bros. Sporting Goods catalogue, Montreal, 1921-1922. Reprint page of "An Act to amend the Act of Lower Canada therein mentioned, extending certain privileges to persons of the Jewish persuasion, 9th June, 1846." The Jewish Post, April 3, 1947; Sept. 22, 1949. Framed certificate presented to Mr. Harold Cummings from the Mizrachi-Hapoel Hamizrachi Women's Organization of Canada, May 1976. "A Call to Action! To the Jewish People of the World" Materials of the second Soviet Jewish anti-fascist conference held in Moscow on May 24, 1942, published by the Jewish Council for Allied Victory, Winnipeg. "The Upsilon McGillah" Feb. 1921. Pioneer Loan Syndicate booklet belonging to H.M. Caiserman, ca. 1908. 1 folder of correspondence in Hebrew and English regarding Montreal camps Kindervelt and Unzer, 1934-1935. "Otherstand," Oct. 8, 1969; Jan. 21, 1970. "The Voice of the Vaad," Nov. 1972. Published on the golden jubilee of the Vaad Ha'ir of Montreal. Montreal Bakers' Union minute book in Hebrew, 1966-1971. 50th anniversary book of the Russian Polish Hebrew Sick Benefit Association of Montreal, 1957. Congregation Chevra Tehilim (Beth Midrash) book of weddings and births (handwritten with names of brides, grooms, dates, witnesses etc?), 1925-1927. "The Emanue-El Story: Over three quarters of a century of dedicated service," 1960.
Date
1864-1970.
Fonds No.
P0222
Custodial History
The Morris Norman collection documents and photos was de-accessioned from the Ontario Jewish Archives and donated to us on April 25, 2008.
Notes
P08/11.English, Hebrew and Yiddish.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Maurice Amiel Interview

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75017
Collection
Jewish Public Library Oral History Collection
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Physical Description
1 electronic record : digital ; 599 MB + transcription
Fonds No.
1287; OH_00001
Scope and Content
Recording is of an interview with retired architect and professor Maurice Amiel by Information and Library Technologies student E. Edouard, April 11, 2012. This interview was made as part of the Jewish Public Library Archives commitment to documenting the history of Jewish Montreal. Major themes d…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Jewish Public Library Oral History Collection
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Physical Description
1 electronic record : digital ; 599 MB + transcription
Scope and Content
Recording is of an interview with retired architect and professor Maurice Amiel by Information and Library Technologies student E. Edouard, April 11, 2012. This interview was made as part of the Jewish Public Library Archives commitment to documenting the history of Jewish Montreal. Major themes discussed are: the forced departure of Egyptian Jews in the wake of the 1956 Suez Crisis, his memories of the immigration of his family to Canada, France and the United States and his personnal experience of those events.
Responsibility
Esther Edouard
Date
April/ 11/ 2012
Fonds No.
1287
Item No.
OH_00001
Storage Location
JPL-A
Creator
Jewish Public Library Archives
History Biographical
See transcription
Language
French
Notes
An approx. 5 min., French video extract of the interview is available on You Tube.
Transcription of the interview is available in French.
Recording is available in .wav format.
Interview participants: Shannon Hodge, Sonia Boulanger and Chantal Côté
Transcription by Esther Edouard
Lenght of the interview: 59 minutes 25 seconds.
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright may apply
Name Access
Amiel, Maurice, 1940-
Subjects
Amiel, Maurice, 1940-
Suez Canal (Egypt).
Immigrants, Egyptian - Canada
Immigrants, Egyptian - United States
Immigrants, Egyptian - France
Immigrants - Quebec (Province) - Montreal
Alexandria (Egypt)
Jews - Egypt - Alexandria
Sephardim - Montreal
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Mireille Gallanti Interview

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75018
Collection
Jewish Public Library Oral History Collection
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Physical Description
1 electronic record : digital ; 582 MB + transcription
Fonds No.
1287; OH_00002
Scope and Content
Recording is of an interview with retired professor Mireille Gallanti by Information and Library Technologies student Chantal Côté, April 9, 2012. This interview was made as part of the Jewish Public Library Archives commitment to documenting the history of Jewish Montreal. Major themes discussed …
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Jewish Public Library Oral History Collection
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Physical Description
1 electronic record : digital ; 582 MB + transcription
Scope and Content
Recording is of an interview with retired professor Mireille Gallanti by Information and Library Technologies student Chantal Côté, April 9, 2012. This interview was made as part of the Jewish Public Library Archives commitment to documenting the history of Jewish Montreal. Major themes discussed are: the forced departure of Egyptian Jews in the wake of the 1956 Suez Crisis and her memories of the immigration of her family to Canada.
Responsibility
Chantal Côté
Date
April/09/2012
Fonds No.
1287
Item No.
OH_00002
Storage Location
JPL-A
Creator
Jewish Public Library Archives
History Biographical
See transcription
Language
French
Notes
A 5 min., French video extract of the interview is available on You Tube.
Transcription of the interview is available in French.
Recording is available in .wav format.
Interview participants: Shannon Hodge, Sonia Boulanger and Esther Edouard.
Transcription by Chantal Côté.
Lenght of the interview: 57 minutes 42 seconds.
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright may apply
Name Access
Gallanti, Mireille, 1944-
Subjects
Gallanti, Mireille, 1944-
Suez Canal (Egypt).
Alexandria (Egypt)
Immigrants, Egyptian - Canada
Immigrants, Egyptian - France
Mission Laique Francaise
Jews - Egypt - Alexandria
Sephardim - Montreal
Immigrants - Quebec (Province) - Montreal
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Esther Merizen Interview

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75021
Collection
Jewish Public Library Oral History Collection
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Physical Description
1 electronic record : digital ; 323 MB + transcription
Fonds No.
1287; OH_00005
Scope and Content
Recording is of an interview with Esther Merizen by Information and Library Technologies student Sonia Boulanger, April 17, 2012. This interview was made as part of the Jewish Public Library Archives commitment to documenting the history of Jewish Montreal. Major themes discussed are: the immigrat…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Jewish Public Library Oral History Collection
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Physical Description
1 electronic record : digital ; 323 MB + transcription
Scope and Content
Recording is of an interview with Esther Merizen by Information and Library Technologies student Sonia Boulanger, April 17, 2012. This interview was made as part of the Jewish Public Library Archives commitment to documenting the history of Jewish Montreal. Major themes discussed are: the immigration and integration of her family in Quebec, Jewish and French schooling in Montreal, her religious practice and voluntary experience.
Responsibility
Sonia Boulanger
Date
April/17/2012
Fonds No.
1287
Item No.
OH_00005
Storage Location
JPL-A
Creator
Jewish Public Library Archives
History Biographical
See trancription
Language
French
Notes
A 5 min., French video extract of the interview is available on You Tube.
Recording is two non consecutive extract of two segments of the interview.
Transcription of the interview is available in French.
Recording is available in .wav format.
Interview participants: Shannon Hodge, Chantal Côté and Esther Edouard.
Transcription by Sonia Boulanger.
Lenght of the interview: 32 minutes 05 seconds.
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright may apply
Name Access
Merizen, Esther, 1931-
Subjects
Merizen, Esther, 1931-
Sephardim - Morocco
Jews - Morocco
Immigrants - Quebec (Province) - Montreal
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Ethel Kesler Interview "A Woman for all Seasons"

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn88128
Collection
Sylvia and Harry Kershman Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
moving images
Physical Description
1 DVD
Fonds No.
I0230
Scope and Content
Disc 1 of 3 in which Ethel (Leikin) Kesler discusses her family and early life in Ottawa. In the interview she speaks of her family's immigration in the late 1920s to Ottawa from Novazybkov in the Pale of Settlement. The family lived on Smirl Avenue in Hintonberg and then moved to a farm her father…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Sylvia and Harry Kershman Family fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
moving images
Physical Description
1 DVD
Scope and Content
Disc 1 of 3 in which Ethel (Leikin) Kesler discusses her family and early life in Ottawa. In the interview she speaks of her family's immigration in the late 1920s to Ottawa from Novazybkov in the Pale of Settlement. The family lived on Smirl Avenue in Hintonberg and then moved to a farm her father bought in Carleton County. Ethel attended Glebe Collegiate, then Queens Univeristy and later worked as a social worker.
Date
December 12, 2015
Fonds No.
I0230
Storage Location
A.2.2
Creator
Sharon Gubbay Helfer
Acquisition Source
Sharon Gubbay Helfer
Access Restriction
n/a
Related Material
I0230 contains Ethel Kesler's wedding photographs
Accession No.
2016-010
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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Henri Oppenheim, Montreal/ Magillah CD, "Fotografie", interview and music

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn60354
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 2058-56
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
May 11, 2013
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 2058-56
Notes
Interview by Leslie Lutsky
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Neshama Carlebach, New York/ Spiritual Hebrew Singer - interview and music

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn49615
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1993-54
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
Jan. 25, 2012
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1993-54
Notes
Interview by Leslie Lutsky
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Mike Anklewicz, Toronto/ leader and clarinet player in Klezfactor - interview and music

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn49544
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1961
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
June 27, 2010
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1961
Notes
Interview by Leslie Lutsky
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Connie Hoffman, Mtl/ singer of Yiddish and Hebrew music interview and music

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn49550
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1963
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
07/13/2010
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1963
Notes
Interview by Leslie Lutsky
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Geoff Berner, Vancouver/ Klezmer punk accordion player, interview and music

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn49582
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
P0161; SC 1978
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
LUTSKY, Leslie = Jewish Digest Radio Show.
Description Level
Item
Material Format
sound recording
Date
04/14/2011
Fonds No.
P0161
Item No.
SC 1978
Notes
Interview by Leslie Lutsky
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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