Photograph : Cardstock : Printed, Handwritten : Ink : B&W ; Ht: 8,5 cm x W: 13,5 cm
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1 page, double-sided. On recto is a b&w group portrait of three young women. Eldest sits at centre in wooden chair, wearing long-sleeved dark dress. To her left stands a younger woman wearing a white dress with a dark collar. To her right perches a third young woman wearing a dark skirt and white nautical-themed shirt with an anchor on the sleeve. She has her hands on the shoulder of the woman in the centre. On verso, handwritten Yiddish text. Document is a postcard. Narrative: The donors parents were Meilach Magid and Yocheved Bejlach, both teachers. They came to Canada in 1921, returned to Poland, and then settled in Canada in 1924. Meilach graduated from McGill in 1929. He was the principal of United Talmud Torah School and later founded Herzliah High School in 1946.