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Rabbi Herman Abramowitz

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Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : b&w
Fonds No.
SH-01; 304
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : b&w
Other Title Information
Portrait
Date
[ca. 1902-1947]
Fonds No.
SH-01
Item No.
304
Places
Canada
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Congregation Shaar Hashomayim Museum and Archives
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GLAZER, Rabbi Simon.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn182
Collection
GLAZER, Rabbi Simon.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.05 metres of textual records.
Fonds No.
P0076
Scope and Content
Photocopies of his daily journal for 1909 and correspondence which casts light upon the life of the Orthodox immigrant Jewish community of Montreal.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
GLAZER, Rabbi Simon.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.05 metres of textual records.
Scope and Content
Photocopies of his daily journal for 1909 and correspondence which casts light upon the life of the Orthodox immigrant Jewish community of Montreal.
Date
1903-1927.
Fonds No.
P0076
History Biographical
Rabbi Simon Glazer was born in 1878. He was an Orthodox Rabbi and an author. During the years he lived in Montreal, he was Chief Rabbi of the United Synagogues of Montreal & Quebec City. He was also a founder of the Keneder Adler. He died in 1938.
Notes
The original diary is housed at the American Jewish Archives (Cincinnati).
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Rabbi Lippa Medjuck Collection

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Collection
Rabbi Lippa Medjuck Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.1m of textual material
Fonds No.
1142
Scope and Content
The collection contains copies and originals of hebrew prayers, notebooks, newspaper clippings and correspondence.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Rabbi Lippa Medjuck Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.1m of textual material
Scope and Content
The collection contains copies and originals of hebrew prayers, notebooks, newspaper clippings and correspondence.
Date
1889-1985
Fonds No.
1142
Storage Location
2-1A
History Biographical
Rabbi Lippa Medjuck lived in Moncton, New Brunswick and was the rabbi at the Tiferes Israel Synagague for over 30 years.
Language
Hebrew
English
Yiddish
Custodial History
Some of the content included in the collection was transferred to the JPL by the University of Toronto.
Subjects
Religious leaders
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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COHEN, Rabbi Zvi Hirsch.

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Collection
COHEN, Rabbi Zvi Hirsch.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.23 metres of textual records. - 1 sound element.
Fonds No.
P0040
Scope and Content
Register of marriages and births officiated by him 1899-1925 at Congregation Beth Israel of Montreal. Provincial marriage licences, official birth declarations and Hebrew marriage certificates. Biographical press clippings and articles on religion mostly in Yiddish. (Addition I) Approx 200 letters,…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
COHEN, Rabbi Zvi Hirsch.
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.23 metres of textual records. - 1 sound element.
Scope and Content
Register of marriages and births officiated by him 1899-1925 at Congregation Beth Israel of Montreal. Provincial marriage licences, official birth declarations and Hebrew marriage certificates. Biographical press clippings and articles on religion mostly in Yiddish. (Addition I) Approx 200 letters, 3 files of clippings by and about Rabbi Zvi Hirsch Cohen of Montreal, and his son-in-law Harry Feirst (USA). 164 letters by Hirsch to family members in Yiddish and Hebrew (1904-1947). 25 other letters to Fierst. Report and sermon. (Addition II) Letters to P. Fierst, Hebrew letter 1929 from Israel describing the Arab Riots, letter 1927 about his son's Bar Mitzvah in Jerusalem, Jewish Welfare Board in New York, Rabbi Eisenstadt Correspondence from New York. (Addition III) 1 interview cassette of Herbert Fierst interviewing Phil Vineberg (relative) about recollections of Rabbi Zvi Hirsch Cohen.
Date
1899-1980.
Fonds No.
P0040
History Biographical
Rabbi Zvi Hirsch Cohen was born in 1862 in Lithuania and received his rabbinical ordination in Vilna and Volozhin. He was dean of the Canadian Rabbinate and president of the Montreal Council of Orthodox Rabbis; opened the first session of Canadian Jewish Congress with a prayer in 1919; founder of Jewish Community Council of Montreal (Va'ad Ha'ir) and Talmud Torah School; active in Mizrachi organization of Orthodox Zionists; served on executive of Federation of Jewish Philanthropies; author of many learned articles on religion. He died in 1950
Custodial History
The donor, Herbert Fierst, is the son of Harry Fierst, son-in-law of Zvi Hirsch, to whom most of the correspondence is addressed. Harry Fierst, a businessman, was involved in religious and Zionist Jewish causes. Herbert, a lawyer, helped displaced person (DPs) after WWII.
Notes
Fragile materials.P97/11, P97/11add, P97/11add2.English, Yiddish and Hebrew.An interview tape about the family history was donated by Mr. Fierst in 1998.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Correspondence to Rabbi Herman Abramowitz from M. Workman

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Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Document ; Ht:27.5 cm x W:21.2 cm : English
Fonds No.
SH-01; 277
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Document ; Ht:27.5 cm x W:21.2 cm : English
Other Title Information
Letter
Date
February 6, 1906
Fonds No.
SH-01
Item No.
277
Physical Condition
In need of conservation
Notes
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.
Places
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Congregation Shaar Hashomayim Museum and Archives
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Lazarus Cohen, Dr. Louis Finkelstein, and Rabbi Herman Abramowitz

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn44059
Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : b&w ; Ht:5 1/4" x W:3 3/4"
Fonds No.
SH-01; 9
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : b&w ; Ht:5 1/4" x W:3 3/4"
Date
[ca. 1900]
Fonds No.
SH-01
Item No.
9
Creator
Photographer: William Notman and Son
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
Studio portrait; matting includes "From the Studio of William Notman and Son, Phillips Square, Montreal."
Places
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Congregation Shaar Hashomayim Museum and Archives
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Memorial address delivered by Rabbi Bernard M. Kaplan, M. A., at the Bloomfield memorial service held at the McGill College Avenue Synagogue (Shaar Hashomayim), Tuesday, January 14th, 1902

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn44451
Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Document : b&w ; Ht:20.5 cm x W:14.3 cm : English
Fonds No.
SH-01; 935
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  2 images  
Collection
CONGREGATION SHAAR HASHOMAYIM MUSEUM AND ARCHIVES
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
Document : b&w ; Ht:20.5 cm x W:14.3 cm : English
Other Title Information
Publication
Date
January 1902
Fonds No.
SH-01
Item No.
935
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
In memory of Baruch (Bernard) Bloomfield and his son, Moses Bloomfield, who tragically passed away. Baruch Bloomfield died a few days after his son. 17 pages; printed by The Owen Printing House.
Places
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Congregation Shaar Hashomayim Museum and Archives
Images
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VICTORIA: Correspondence re land grants, request for rabbi, Congregation Emanu-El secretary's annual report 1863, Congregation restoration; report of Committee on 'buying parcel of ground for future synagogue'; Congregation history and documents finding aid; Jewish Historical Society of B.C. 'The Scribe' publication; press clippings

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn56672
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZD; ZD
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions

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