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Executive Office

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Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Material Format
multiple media
Fonds No.
1256; 1
Scope and Content
The Executive Office dealt with many pressing issues at the Y, whether it be its daily operations, special events or pressing current world issues. These documents were written by prominent members of the Y’s executive, like Harvey Golden and H.E. Herschorn. Members of the executive would a…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Material Format
multiple media
Scope and Content
The Executive Office dealt with many pressing issues at the Y, whether it be its daily operations, special events or pressing current world issues. These documents were written by prominent members of the Y’s executive, like Harvey Golden and H.E. Herschorn. Members of the executive would also be in correspondence with other organizations like the YMCA in Montreal and the Jewish Welfare Board in New York City, asking for advice on how to operate their institution.
Fonds No.
1256
Series No.
1
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Finance and Administration

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Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Material Format
multiple media
Fonds No.
1256; 2
Scope and Content
Finance and administration dealt with how the Y functioned on financial terms. Documents in this series includes insurance, building contracts, maintenance on Y buildings, accident reports, financial statements (includes reports, statements of income and expenditure), balance sheets, tax forms (in…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Material Format
multiple media
Scope and Content
Finance and administration dealt with how the Y functioned on financial terms. Documents in this series includes insurance, building contracts, maintenance on Y buildings, accident reports, financial statements (includes reports, statements of income and expenditure), balance sheets, tax forms (including forms asking for tax exemption) and correspondences to City Hall. The administration also dealt with day-to-day operations of the YM-YWHA.
Fonds No.
1256
Series No.
2
Notes
There is one sub-series for this series.
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Jewish Public Library Archives
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Maintenance

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Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
1256; 2.1
Scope and Content
This sub-series includes contracts regarding boilers, water, repairs, building extensions and other maintenance functions. This sub-series also includes reports from maintenance workers, as well as internal and external correspondences, with Y employees, Y members and companies.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Material Format
textual record
Scope and Content
This sub-series includes contracts regarding boilers, water, repairs, building extensions and other maintenance functions. This sub-series also includes reports from maintenance workers, as well as internal and external correspondences, with Y employees, Y members and companies.
Fonds No.
1256
Series No.
2.1
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Financial Resources/Fundraising/Campaigns

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Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Fonds No.
1256; 3
Scope and Content
This series has an extensive collection of financial resources, fundraising and campaigns. The Y had massive campaigns throughout the 1930s, 1940s, 1950s and 1960s with campaign cards, lists and additional materials to help their canvassers. The Y also held Annual Balls, dinners and luncheons to …
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Scope and Content
This series has an extensive collection of financial resources, fundraising and campaigns. The Y had massive campaigns throughout the 1930s, 1940s, 1950s and 1960s with campaign cards, lists and additional materials to help their canvassers. The Y also held Annual Balls, dinners and luncheons to help raise money. There are numerous correspondences in these files as well.
Fonds No.
1256
Series No.
3
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Fitness and Recreation

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Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Material Format
multiple media
Fonds No.
1256; 4
Scope and Content
Earlier known as the Physical Education Department, the Y had many physical activities for its members. This series includes minutes of committee meetings, correspondences and budgets relating to fitness and recreation programs. The information also includes staff lists, schedules, awards lists, …
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Material Format
multiple media
Scope and Content
Earlier known as the Physical Education Department, the Y had many physical activities for its members. This series includes minutes of committee meetings, correspondences and budgets relating to fitness and recreation programs. The information also includes staff lists, schedules, awards lists, sports teams, social clubs and leadership training courses.
Fonds No.
1256
Series No.
4
Notes
There are two sub-series in this series.
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Sports teams

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Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
1256; 4.1
Scope and Content
This sub series includes lists, correspondences, reports and tournaments of the Y’s various sports teams. The teams include basketball, baseball, boxing, swimming, tennis, skiing, golf and many other sports.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Material Format
textual record
Scope and Content
This sub series includes lists, correspondences, reports and tournaments of the Y’s various sports teams. The teams include basketball, baseball, boxing, swimming, tennis, skiing, golf and many other sports.
Fonds No.
1256
Series No.
4.1
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Social clubs

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Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Fonds No.
1256; 4.2
Scope and Content
This sub-series includes lists, correspondences, reports and tournaments of the many social clubs at the Y, including the Amicis, the Bridge Club, the Current Events club and Junior Historians Club, just to name a few
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Scope and Content
This sub-series includes lists, correspondences, reports and tournaments of the many social clubs at the Y, including the Amicis, the Bridge Club, the Current Events club and Junior Historians Club, just to name a few
Fonds No.
1256
Series No.
4.2
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Dramatic Productions (including Minstrel Shows, orchestra, etc.)

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Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Fonds No.
1256; 5
Scope and Content
The dramatic productions at the Y were a central focus of its activity operations. Young Y members would be involved in the Minstrel shows, the Y Orchestra, The Little Theatre of the Y, the Operatic Society and many other drama and arts groups. Many playbills, statements of income and expenditure…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Scope and Content
The dramatic productions at the Y were a central focus of its activity operations. Young Y members would be involved in the Minstrel shows, the Y Orchestra, The Little Theatre of the Y, the Operatic Society and many other drama and arts groups. Many playbills, statements of income and expenditures, as well as song lists and scripts can be seen in this series.
Fonds No.
1256
Series No.
5
Language
English
Yiddish
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Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
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Series
Fonds No.
1256; 6
Scope and Content
The Education Department at the Y had many initiatives for its members, whether it be indirect education through the medium of lectures presented by people such as A.M. Klein, its library or its public speaking contests. The Y also provided vocational guidance for young men with no jobs during the…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Scope and Content
The Education Department at the Y had many initiatives for its members, whether it be indirect education through the medium of lectures presented by people such as A.M. Klein, its library or its public speaking contests. The Y also provided vocational guidance for young men with no jobs during the Depression, looking towards the Federation Employment Service in New York City for advice on how to get their young male members employed. The Y also boasted an Adult Education Department, a Golden Age group, an Art Department, education conferences and other cultural programming.
Fonds No.
1256
Series No.
6
Notes
This series contains one sub-series.
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Evening High School

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn34148
Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Fonds No.
1256; 6.1
Scope and Content
The 1930s were a difficult time for young people to be educated because of the Depression and lack of jobs, so the Y opened up an Evening High School. Many different subjects were taught, including math and science. Correspondences between Baron Byng High School and Harvey Golden were conducted i…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Young Men's-Young Women's Hebrew Association
Description Level
Series
Scope and Content
The 1930s were a difficult time for young people to be educated because of the Depression and lack of jobs, so the Y opened up an Evening High School. Many different subjects were taught, including math and science. Correspondences between Baron Byng High School and Harvey Golden were conducted in order to receive advice on how to administer this high school. This sub-series includes class schedules and equipment lists.
Fonds No.
1256
Series No.
6.1
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