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GRATZ, Rebecca

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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
1929-1977
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZB (General Documentation: Personalia)
Notes
LETTERS OF REBECCA GRATZ. File characteristics: Originals and photocopies. Montreal-related material.
Name Access
GRATZ, Rebecca
Subjects
Rebecca GRATZ
Places
Montreal
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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WERNER, Rebecca (Dresher).

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Collection
WERNER, Rebecca (Dresher).
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.07 metres of textual records.
Fonds No.
P0153
Scope and Content
Diary, 1936 by teenage Rebecca Dresher, written after older sister's death. Photo/clippings album, including letters, photos, poems, correspondence, translations from Polish and Yiddish, about family members who were victims of Holocaust and surviving family in Israel. Includes pre-1939 correspondeā€¦
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
WERNER, Rebecca (Dresher).
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.07 metres of textual records.
Scope and Content
Diary, 1936 by teenage Rebecca Dresher, written after older sister's death. Photo/clippings album, including letters, photos, poems, correspondence, translations from Polish and Yiddish, about family members who were victims of Holocaust and surviving family in Israel. Includes pre-1939 correspondence from relatives describing conditions in Poland. Pre-WWII photos of Lipton, Sonnenfeld, Hoffer Jewish farm families and Winnipeg family, post-WWII family photos from Montreal, photos (including colour) of pastry store in East End Montreal
Date
1920c-1985c.
Fonds No.
P0153
History Biographical
Born in Poland, Rebecca Dresher Werner immigrated to Canada as a child in 1928. Her family first settled in Hoffer, Saskatchewan, a Western colony set up by the Jewish Colonization Association. An older sister moved to Winnipeg during the 1930s. After World War II, the Dresher parents moved to a farm in Repentigny, Quebec. Mrs. Werner and her husband settled in Montreal after the war and opened a pastry shop, the Patisserie Montreal, in the city's east end, at St. Catherine and Plessis Streets.
Notes
Alpha-numeric designations :P93/16.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
Images
Documents

P0153RWerner-diary-excerpts.pdf

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A Dutch note from the Guardianship Office Commission for War Foster Children regarding Jozef (Joseph) and Rebecca Leyden van Amstel.

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Collection
Arie van Mansum fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Fonds No.
I0022; OJA 1-1073
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
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Collection
Arie van Mansum fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
object
Date
June 2, 1945
Fonds No.
I0022
Item No.
OJA 1-1073
Storage Location
vault
Acquisition Source
Ralph Euverman
Notes
1. Ralph Euverman is Arie van Mansum's son in law. 2. The note is stored within the Arie van Mansum fonds box within the vault. 3. The very rough translation of the note is as follows; "Guardianship Office Commission for war foster children. Wy hereby declare that Joseph Leyden van Amstel, born June 10, 1923 and Rebecca Leyden van Amstel van Coevorden born August 30, 1924 his parents Margaret Leyden van Amstel, born June 17, 1943, and is as such to our Office reported. Wy you ask the child to the parents want to give."
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
Images
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