Document : colour ; Ht:48 cm x W:34.5 cm : English
March 6, 1917
Acknowledgement of Mr. and Mrs. Harris Gellert's commitment to Congregation Shaar Hashomayim and congratulations of the Shaar on the occasion of the golden anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Gellert's wedding.
Letter from Chairman M. Workman and Secretary Jacobs to Rabbi H. Abramowitz of Congregation Shaar Hashomayim proposing a union of all Jewish congregations of Canada.
Sender's address: 1888 Notre Dame Street, Montreal.
I have much pleasure to inform you that at a meeting of this Board held Elul 19th, it was unanimously resolved, that in consideration of the valuable services rendered by your late lamented husband to this Corporation, to offer you a seat in our Synagogue for your own use "as long as you live" free of all charges, hoping that you may be spared to enjoy the esteem held by this Congregation for yourself and your late lamented husband.
I am your obed't servant
Text in French: "Monsieur & Madame Samuel Freedman ont l'honneur de vous faire part du mariage de leur fille Rebecca, avec Monsieur Alfred Edward Michaels.
Monsieur & Madame John Michaels ont l'honneur de vous faire part du mariage de leur fils Alfred Edward, avec Mademoiselle Rebecca Freedman.
Et vous prient d'assister á la bénédiction nuptiale qui leur sera donnée au temple de la rue des Architectes, le Mardi 9 Mars 1909 á 12,30 heures."