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Helfield/Gallay Fonds

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn16735
Collection
Helfield/Gallay Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
0.33m textual records ; 200 photographs ; 60 artefacts
Scope and Content
Series 1 and series 2 include textual records arranged chronologically. Series 3 consists of group photographs related to Wilfred Gallay’s professional life and a group of family snapshots dating mostly from the 1920s. Series 4 consists of religious objects, and kitchen and tailoring artefact…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Helfield/Gallay Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
0.33m textual records ; 200 photographs ; 60 artefacts
Scope and Content
Series 1 and series 2 include textual records arranged chronologically. Series 3 consists of group photographs related to Wilfred Gallay’s professional life and a group of family snapshots dating mostly from the 1920s. Series 4 consists of religious objects, and kitchen and tailoring artefacts documenting the spiritual, domestic and professional life of members of the Helfield and Gallay families over more than a century.
Date
ca189[?]-ca198[?]
Storage Location
Bay 3
History Biographical
Tylia Helfield Tylia Helfield was born in Montreal in 1934. She received her (BFA) from Concordia University in. She is a writer, printmaker and artist. Eric Sidney Helfield Eric Sidney Helfield was born in Montreal in 1931. (where he lived and went to school) He was awarded a Bachelor’s degree in 1952 and a (BCL, 1955) from McGill University. He was a barrister and served for 14 years, between 1976 and 1990, as councilor of the former City of Côte-Saint-Luc. Eric Helfield died 3 October 1992 in Montreal. Marks Ellis Marks Ellis was born in Lithuania in 1873. A tailor by trade, he immigrated via London to Montreal in 1895, accompanied by his wife Mary. He established Bellingham Cleaners in the 1930s, at the corner of Bellingham and Maplewood streets (now rue Vincent-d’Indy and boulevard Edouard-Montpetit) and operated the business for two years. He worked as a tailor during the Second World War for Sterling Clothing on Park Avenue, and at Scott’s Clothing. In 1927, Ellis was involved in the founding of the United Commercial Loan Syndicate, formed by Jewish businessmen who gave loans at low interest rates to Jewish immigrants. He was also one of the founders of the Congregation Shaare Zedek in Montreal. He retired in 1956 at the age of 82 and died in Montreal on 26 December 1965. Ellis was the maternal grandfather of Eric Helfield. Children: Barnett, Mildred, Samuel. Brother of Bluma Ellis. Wilfred Gallay (Dr) Wilfred Gallay was born 10 June 1906 in Hawkesbury, Ontario. He went to elementary school and later obtained a First Class Teacher’s Certificate in Calgary, Alberta. Gallay studied chemistry at McGill University in Montreal, and was awarded a Ph.D. in 1930. He carried out post-doctoral research at the University of Leipzig and at the Kaiser Wilhelm Institute in Berlin, Germany. On his return to Canada, he worked at the National Research Council in Ottawa, becoming head of the Section on Colloids and Plastics. From 1944 to 1953, he was a consultant to Canadian and American firms and from 1953 until his retirement in 1971, he was Director of Research and Member of the Board of Directors of the E. B. Eddy Company in Hull, Quebec. In the course of his career, Gallay published some 85 scientific papers chiefly in the field of colloid or surface chemistry and was the recipient of several fellowships, awards and honours, including the Bolton Award the Technical Section Medal from the Canadian Pulp and Paper Association, and the Plummer Medal of the Engineering Institute of Canada. Gallay was also involved with several scientific organizations and served namely on various committees of the Canadian Pulp and Paper Association and as Secretary General of the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry. He was a prominent member of the Jewish community in Ottawa. Wilfred Gallay married Birdie Silver in 19xx, and was the father of Tylia Helfied. He died in Toronto.
Language
English, Yiddish, Hebrew
Custodial History
Donated by Tilya Helfield
Notes
Further accurals expected.
Subjects
Helfield family
Helfield, Tilya
Gallay family
Furriers
Fur trade
Tailors
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Eric Poznanski playing the violin

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn45800
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 2 1/2 in. x W: 3 1/2 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 ; Ht: 2 1/2 in. x W: 3 1/2 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
August 15, 1932
Physical Condition
Good
Notes
b&w with white border, outdoor scene. Eric Poznanski standing outside infront of trees and bushes playing the violin.
Accession No.
2011X.256.01
Name Access
Poznanski, Eric
Places
Czarniecka Gora, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Friend of Eric Poznanski on horseback

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn45806
Collection
MONTREAL HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL CENTRE (MHMC-01)
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
Photograph : Paper ; Ht: 3 3/8 in. x W: 2 1/8 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 ; Ht: 3 3/8 in. x W: 2 1/8 in.
Other Title Information
Documentary Artifact
Date
1932
Physical Condition
Good
Language
Polish
Notes
b&w with white border, boy sitting on horse in the woods.
Accession No.
2011X.256.09
Name Access
Poznanski, Eric
Places
Czarniecka Gora, Poland, Europe
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre
Images
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Portrait, Eric Kierans

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn87843
Collection
Allan Raymond Collection
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : 18 x 16 cm ; b&w.
025401
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Allan Raymond Collection
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : 18 x 16 cm ; b&w.
Date
19-?
Item No.
025401
Storage Location
PC
Notes
Portraits used for publishing purposes by the Keneder Adler
Subjects
Portrait
Portraiture
Keneder Adler
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
Images
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Lecture - "Mystery Writers" by Eric Wright and John Redfern.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn69631
Collection
Jewish Public Library
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
1000; 4; 00499
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Jewish Public Library
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
2001
Fonds No.
1000
Series No.
4
File No.
00499
Storage Location
JPL
Ctn.011
Language
English
Notes
File contains correspondence, flyer distribution list, promotion plan, notes, etc.
Subjects
Jewish Public Library (Montreal, Quebec) - Marketing and Communications
Jewish Public Library (Montreal, Quebec) - Programming
JPL Program - Lecture
Redfern, John
Wright, Eric
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Crime Writers Series with Eric Wright and John Redfern

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn71022
Collection
Jewish Public Library
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
1000; 5; 01445
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Jewish Public Library
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
2001
Fonds No.
1000
Series No.
5
File No.
01445
Storage Location
JPL
Ctn.052
Language
English
Notes
File contains project planning sheet, Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Visiting Artists Program application, evening schedule, correspondence, etc.
Subjects
Jewish Public Library (Montreal, Quebec) - Programming
Jewish Public Library (Montreal, Quebec) - Lecture Series
Redfern, John
Wright, Eric
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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JPL correspondence with Eric Koch (CBC)

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn72277
Collection
Jewish Public Library Historical Collection
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file containing textual records
Fonds No.
1000A; 7; 00722
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Jewish Public Library Historical Collection
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file containing textual records
Date
1970
Fonds No.
1000A
Series No.
7
File No.
00722
Storage Location
CTN.056
12-2C
Language
English
Yiddish
Related Material
Jewish Public Library Fonds
Subjects
Jewish Public Library (Montreal, Quebec)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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The Secret Army - Correspondence with Eric Reis

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn71746
Collection
David Jay Bercuson Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
1004; 5.1; 00200
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
David Jay Bercuson Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
[ca. 1978]
Fonds No.
1004
Series No.
5.1
File No.
00200
Storage Location
4-2C
Container 2
Language
English
Notes
Correspondence and research notes by David Bercuson for his book, The Secret Army. Restricted access.
Subjects
Bercuson, David Jay
Mahal (Organization)
Zionism - Canada
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Eric Fischl: Dessins/Drawings, 1983

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn37696
Collection
Saidye Bronfman Centre Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1061; 7; 03320
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Saidye Bronfman Centre Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1061
Series No.
7
File No.
03320
Storage Location
Ctn 098
9-4F
Language
English
French
Access Restriction
Privacy laws may apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright laws may apply
Subjects
Saidye Bronfman Centre [Montreal, Quebec].
Gallery
School of Fine Arts
Exhibition Catalogues
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Portrait, Cousin Moe Helfield.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn32984
Collection
Lea Roback Fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 13 cm
Fonds No.
1243; 6; 00017; 015029
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Lea Roback Fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8.5 x 13 cm
Date
1922
Fonds No.
1243
Series No.
6
File No.
00017
Item No.
015029
Storage Location
Bay 2
Container 17
Subjects
Men
Portrait
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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