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Family portraits, Kruger family

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75343
Collection
Chaim Kruger Family Collection
Description Level
File
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
14 photographs : b&w
Fonds No.
1435; 00014
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Chaim Kruger Family Collection
Description Level
File
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
14 photographs : b&w
Date
ca. 1910-1945
Fonds No.
1435
File No.
00014
Storage Location
Ctn. 001
8-2E
Accession No.
14-037
Subjects
Kruger, Chaim, 1875-1933
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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JUDAH, Family

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn63380
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1735 to [190-]
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Notes
Pre-1900/ Genealogy of Judah family. File characteristics: Clippings and correspondence. Photocopies. Relates to material outside Montreal.
Name Access
JUDAH, Family
Subjects
Family JUDAH
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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FINESTONE family.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn164
Collection
FINESTONE family.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.75 metres of textual records. - Env. 1569 photographs. - 2 sound elements.
Fonds No.
P0058
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
FINESTONE family.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.75 metres of textual records. - Env. 1569 photographs. - 2 sound elements.
Date
1896-1990.
Fonds No.
P0058
History Biographical
This collection contains family documents and memorabilia of a prominent Montreal Jewish family
Custodial History
The collection was donated by Bernard J. Finestone, a former officer of Canadian Jewish Congress Quebec Region
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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SPANIER, Family.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn249
Collection
SPANIER, Family.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
Env. 0.9 metres of textual records. - 127 photographs.
Fonds No.
P0143
Scope and Content
Photos and family documents pre- and post-Nazi regime. Information concerning founding of German-Jewish refugee congregation - Hartford, Connecticut. Letter signed in 1947 by Eleanor Roosevelt asking for funds for war orphans. Personal history of Spanier family written by Albert Spanier prior to hi…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
SPANIER, Family.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
Env. 0.9 metres of textual records. - 127 photographs.
Scope and Content
Photos and family documents pre- and post-Nazi regime. Information concerning founding of German-Jewish refugee congregation - Hartford, Connecticut. Letter signed in 1947 by Eleanor Roosevelt asking for funds for war orphans. Personal history of Spanier family written by Albert Spanier prior to his death in November of 1996. German-language newspaper published on May 12, 1939, in Paris listing Spanier members as non-citizens of Germany - "ausburgerrungsliste." Material on internment camps for German Jews in Canada 1941-1944 (Montreal Standard clipping), photocopies from Netherlands embassy about refused entry at port of Poole, also list of names from family prayer book.Addition 2004: 165 photos, colour and black and white, of Spanier family including Germany, including a housefront/ storefront boarded after Kristalnacht, also family in USA and Canada and Beverly Spanier teaching career and friends. Also 1 cm. Beverly career documents.Addition 2009: Macdonald College Faculty of Education McGill University Class of 1969 history booklet written by B. Spanier for the 40th Reunion. List of volunteer work of B. Spanier. Addition 2010: 80th birthday biographical tribute to Miriam Roland
Date
c.1851-1997.
Fonds No.
P0143
History Biographical
Beverly Spanier was born in 1945 in Hartford , Connecticut. She graduated from McGill University in Honors Economics and Political Science in 1967. She was a high school teacher in Montreal, Quebec from 1969 to 1997 and is involved with religious programming at the Shaar Hashomayim Synagugue in Westmount, Quebec . Family members highlighted in the collection are her brother the late Allen Spanier- formerly a McGill professor of medicine , surgeon, researcher, and Director of Intensive Care Unit at Jewish General Hospital in Montreal and her late father Albert formerly a businessman in textiles and a synagogue leader. Albert Spanier was born on January 4,1914 in Enger , Germany and was one of four children born to Amalia and Adolph. Albert, Gertrude,Irwin and Werner were raised in Enger in the largest home in the town. In 1938 the family fled Nazi Germany to scatter abroad and eventually reunite in Hartford, Connecticut where they were all members of Tikvoh Chadoshah Synagogue .Albert Spanier died on November 17,1995 while living in West Hartford Connecticut. Dr. Allen Spanier died on April 27th, 1999 in Montreal at the age of 52. Allen and Beverly's mother Sybil , the first wife of Albert , passed away in Cape Cod, Massachusetts in July 8th 2002.
Custodial History
Part of this collection was transferred from the Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre, at the request of the donor, Beverly Spanier. Several additions to the collection were made after the initial transfer in 1994.
Notes
P94/10 +adds. P98/03+adds.English and German.Inventory list of the photos - Archdocs\Spanier.Mostly originals, incl. photographs.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Images
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FRANKS FAMILY

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn62169
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1649-1800
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Notes
Pre-1900/ Early American and Canadian Jewish families. Remarks: Information from the former Public Archives of Canada (LAC). File characteristics: Photocopies. Relates to material outside Montreal.
Name Access
FRANKS FAMILY
Subjects
FRANKS Family
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Cohen family

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn51331
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Black, White
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : Black, White
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
[ca. 1920]
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Polish
Notes
b&w, group portrait of from right to left: Chana Rayzl Mandel, Sara, Dorath, Dorath’s husband Narrative: Harry Cohen was born in Poland and had immigrated to Montreal. In the summer of 1939, he returned to Poland to take care of family affairs (presumabley following his mother's death) leaving his four children behind. His wife had already passed away. The war broke out and Harry was unable to leave Poland. HE was hiding with a Christian family but was finally deported to Auschwitz. He was presumably killed in Auschwitz, which would make him the only Canadian citizen known to have been murdered in the camp. The prayer shawl was returned to Harry Cohen's children in Septembe or October 1945 by a Polish woman who claimed to have hidden Harry before his deportation.along the shwal were also sent Harry's prayer book and unsigned traveller’s cheques.
Accession No.
2011X.100.02
Name Access
Cohen, Manuel (Manny)
Places
Opatow, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
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Zilberstein family

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn90363
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : photograph : b&w ; Ht: 3 1/4 in. x W: 4 1/4 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper : photograph : b&w ; Ht: 3 1/4 in. x W: 4 1/4 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1917
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
b&w, indoor scene. Two parents and 2 children sitting around table. From left to Right are : Alexander, Mayer, Sara, Menucha. The four of them are dress in black. Alexander is wearing glasses while Sara as a white bow in her hair.
Accession No.
1991.51.03
Name Access
Karnowski, Sara
Places
Taurage, Lithuania, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Museum
Images
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Poznanski Family

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn45801
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper, cardboard ; Ht: 6 1/2 in. x W: 4 1/4 in.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper, cardboard ; Ht: 6 1/2 in. x W: 4 1/4 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1915-1938
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Polish
Notes
b&w, portrait of Poznanski family. Erik's father, Mose, standing behind his two children Ana and Misha. Erik's mother sitting on a wooden bench next to Misha. All wearing winter clothes and looking at the camera. Painted trees in the background.
Accession No.
2011X.256.02
Name Access
Poznanski, Eric
Places
Lodz, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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De Sola Family records, including family tree and history.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn46163
Collection
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
SP-01; F; SP-01-F-13-7
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1887, 1894, 1927
Fonds No.
SP-01
Series No.
F
File No.
SP-01-F-13-7
Notes
Includes De Sola-era family tree, correspondence, and photocopies of Copy of the Register of the Acts of Civil Status, issued by the Superior Court, Department of Registers of Acts of Civil Status, Montreal, regarding the birth of Elizabeth Louisa, daughter of Aaron David Meldola de Sola and Katherine on September 15, 1894. Date of the certified copy of Birth Certificate: September 16, 1929; Marriage Declaration of Meldola de Sola and Katherine, August 3, 1887; Newspaper clipping on the 25th wedding anniversary of Mrs. G. Moseley, nee Louise de Sola (of Montreal), with picture and text (no date); Newspaper clippings on the death of Rev. Rabbi Meldola de Sola in New York.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
The Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue
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Monson Family fonds

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn86610
Collection
Monson Family fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Fonds No.
I0173
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of: Family photograph; death certificate.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Monson Family fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of: Family photograph; death certificate.
Date
1911-1926
Fonds No.
I0173
History Biographical
Harry Monson was born around 1881 in Russia. Hary married Baila Monson and they had 3 daughters: Mildred Monson (Mildred Korn), Betty Monson (Betty Goldwater), and Jean Monson (Jean Kushin). Harry Monson was president of the Ottawa Hebrew Benifit Society. He died September 4, 1926.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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