Diploma from Congregation Shaar Hashomayim's Religious School for satisfactory completion of courses of study in the Jewish religion, in Biblical and post-Biblical history, Bible, Jewish current events and Hebrew, granted to David Lester Abramowitz. Signed by Rabbi and Superintendent Herman Abramowitz (David's father), President Lyon Cohen, and Chairman Joseph Levinson.
Westmount High School Leaving Certificate certifies that David Abramovitz has completed the classical course of that high school. In the final examinations he obtained honours in General Proficiency, English Literature, Oral French, Latin Authors, Latin Prose and Chemistry.
Video : VCR tape : English : duration: 1 minute 3.07 seconds
Reverend Wolfson organizes weddings, Bar Mitzvahs, etc. at the Shaar Hashomayim. This video contains a short interview with a masgiach (kashruth inspector) in training and a glimpse of a musical group for youths.
Artifact : Silver, lacquered wood handle ; Ht:24 cm : English
July 12, 1859
“Presented to David Moss, Esq., by the Trustees of the English, German and Polish Congregation of Montreal on the occasion of his laying the Corner Stone of their synagogue, Montreal.” Hallmarked underneath handle.