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B'nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds

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Collection
B'nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
65m of records, 4 rubber stamps, 10 prayer books.
Fonds No.
C0006
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of: Early synagogue material including 1916 constitution; 1915-1916 seating accounts; 1931 cornerstone documents (and old copies of these documents); 1920-1971 Board minutes; A complete financial history of the B’nai Jacob Loan Society from 1943 onwards; A short written history of B…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
B'nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
65m of records, 4 rubber stamps, 10 prayer books.
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of: Early synagogue material including 1916 constitution; 1915-1916 seating accounts; 1931 cornerstone documents (and old copies of these documents); 1920-1971 Board minutes; A complete financial history of the B’nai Jacob Loan Society from 1943 onwards; A short written history of B’nai Jacob by Reuben Kalin; Membership records; Cemetery accounts Correspondence; Sisterhood minutes - 1930-1968; 50th anniversary activities – 1967; News clippings; Amalgamation committee minutes - 1969-1973 A history of Sons of Jacob Congregation - 1911-1944; A souvenir marking the occasion of the burning of the James Street Synagogue mortgage - November 19, 1944; Max Bookman, Honour Roll, 1939-1945; 1966 Bulletins of Congregations B’nai Jacob and Machzikei Hadas, Framed prayer instructions written in Yiddish that were once bolted to the wall (the document is stored in the Congregation’s fonds Box 2, and the frame is stored on the wrapped items shelf (see - 4-725)); A hand-written calligraphic document from the Sons of Jacob Congregation to the Uptown Ladies Auxiliary on behalf of their work done during their 25th anniversary - 1937 (see 4-740); A photocopy of a typed list listing members – 1931;
Date
1915-1974
Fonds No.
C0006
History Biographical
This fonds consists of early administrative records, Correspondence, documents pertaining to the Women's Auxiliary 'Sisterhood', financial ledgers of the Loan Society, and religious texts. Box 1: Constitution, Cornerstone Documents, Minute Books, Membership Lists, Newspaper Clippings Cornerstone: Documents 1 – 1930-1931; Cornerstone: Documents 2 – 1930-1931; Cornerstone: Documents 3 – 1930-1931; Cornerstone: Documents 4- July 1, 1931; Cornerstone: Photocopied Cornerstone Documents; Constitution – Nov 23, 1916; Account Book with Seat List – 1914-1944; Minute Book, Yiddish – 1920-1932; Minute Book, Yiddish – June 7, 1936- July 20, 1939; Minute Book – Apr 13, 1958 – Dec 3, 1967; Membership Lists – 1940’s, 1964; Letter regarding the Imposition of taxes on Member seats – May 5, 1930; Incorporation Papers and Rules and Regulations of Constitution – 1928, 1933; Election Ballots and results – Jan 22, 1950; Congregational Financial Statements; Invitations; Bulletins of Congregations: Machzikei Hadas and B’nai Jacob; Honour Roll – 1939-1945; Newspaper Clippings – 1929-1967; Plaque from State Bonds of Israel for Distinguished Service in Economic Development; B’nai Jacob Cemetery Map; Box 2: History, Correspondence, Cemetery Records, 5 Prayer Books Hist: A History of the Sons of Jacob Congregation – 1911-1944; Hist: B’nai Jacob Synagogue Youth List – 1964-1965; Hist: Minutes on Amalgamation – 1969-1973; Correspondence, various subjects – 1952-1970; Deed to Lot for Cemetery – Feb 5, 1957; Rules and Regulations Governing Jewish Cemetery – 1957; Correspondence: Cemetery Lots and Estate Funds – 1958-1972; Correspondence: received from Vaad Ha’ir – 1963-1968; Blank Deeds for Purchase of Burial Lots; Burial Lists – 1963-1966; Cemetery receipt Books; Prayer Books (5); Plaque Distinguishing B’nai Jacob from State of Israel Bonds; Box 3: Women’s Auxiliary “Sisterhood” History; Ladies Auxiliary: Obituary of Rebecca Levin – 1941; Sisterhood Minutes Book, Yiddish and English – 1930-1954; Sisterhood Minutes Book – 1954-1967; Mailing Membership Lists; Sisterhood Purim Play Program and Script – 1962; Donated receipts; Certificate of 50th Anniversary – 1967; Sisterhood Correspondence; Newspaper Clippings; Sisterhood Invitations; Box 4: Loan Society Reuben Kalin’s History of the Loan Society – 1929; Minutes – Feb 6, 1952 – Dec 1, 1974; Minute Book – 1968-1974; Minutes – Apr 4 1943- Dec 30, 1951; Financial Statements – May 3, 1943- Jan 15, 1950; Financial Statements – Jan 15, 1950- Feb 7, 1960; Financial Statements – Feb 16, 1960 – Mar 1, 1970; Financial Statements – Mar 1, 1970 – Dec 15, 1974; Invoices – 1946-1972; Cemetery Committee – 1965-1970; Bank Ledger Sheets – 1959- 1967; Accounts Payable – 1948- 1961; “On Demand” Notes of Loan Society – 1947-1959; Cancelled Cheques – 1961-1970; Cancelled Cheques – 1947-1955; Bank Books – 1969-1975; Bank Books – 1959, 1955-1967, 1971; Ledger – 1959-1962; Ledger – 1962-1973; Ledger – 1963- 1966; Box 5: Loan Society Ledgers, Rubber Stamps, Cash Box Loan Society Rubber Stamp; Loan Society Rubber Stamp, For Deposits; Loan Society Rubber Stamps, Signature; Loan Society Rubber Stamp, Signatures; Cash Box; Ledger – 1945-1951; Ledger – 1945-1953; Ledger – 1953-1961; Ledger – 1969-1972; Ledger – 1972-1974; Box 6: Religious Texts Festival Prayer Book; Hebrew Prayer Book; Hebrew Prayer Book; Holy Bible, Hebrew and English; Holy Bible, Hebrew; Prayer Book, Donated to Charles Finkelstein Family by Aurora Lodge – 1961; Prayer Book, Donated to Ivan Goodman by Aurora Lodge – 1962;
Custodial History
1. These records were transferred to the National Archives of Canada in 1973, and returned to the Ottawa Jewish Archives in 1996.
Notes
1. 1920-1939 board minutes in Yiddish 2. 1930-1943 Sisterhood minutes in Yiddish 3. Shamas is a caretaker who lived in synagogue quarters 4. After amalgamation, records given to the Jewish Community Centre 5. Abe Finestein recalled in a telephone conversation with L. D. that Aron Henry Levin lived on Gladstone and at one time stocked the fire at the James St. synagogue. He was the first president of B.J.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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Chanukah dinner at the B'nai Jacob Congregation.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn84834
Collection
B’nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Fonds No.
C0006; OJA 4-250
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
B’nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Date
December 25, 1932
Fonds No.
C0006
Item No.
OJA 4-250
Physical Condition
mounted on board.
Notes
Adolphe Sherman is at head table (near bottom right corner of flag) and is wearing a bow tie.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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Event at Sons of Jacob Congregation

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn85172
Collection
B’nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Fonds No.
C0006; OJA 4-250
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
B’nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Date
December 25, 1932
Fonds No.
C0006
Item No.
OJA 4-250
Notes
Inscription on recto of photograph "Sons of Jacob Congregation - December 25, 1932." Adolphe Sherman is at head table (near bottom right corner of flag) wearing bow tie.
Archival / Genealogical
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Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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Document written in Hebrew.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn85323
Collection
B’nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 document
Fonds No.
C0006; OJA 4-725
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
B’nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 document
Date
n.d
Fonds No.
C0006
Item No.
OJA 4-725
Conservation
Document is is very acidic.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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A hand written calligraphic document from the Sons of Jacob Congregation to the Uptown Ladies Auxiliary on behalf of their work done during their 25th anniversary in 1937.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn85498
Collection
B’nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
textual record
Fonds No.
C0006; OJA 4-740
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
B’nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
textual record
Date
1937
Fonds No.
C0006
Item No.
OJA 4-740
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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Celebration dinner to mark the silver anniversary of the Sons of Jacob in Trust, 1928-1953.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn81978
Collection
B'nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Fonds No.
C0006; OJA 5-054
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
B'nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Date
1953
Fonds No.
C0006
Item No.
OJA 5-054
Storage Location
vault
Creator
Marvin Flatt
Acquisition Source
Ann Silver
Notes
L-R seated front row: Ida Flesher, Mrs Eckstein, Mrs Freda Radnoff, Mrs Agulnick, Mary Bookman, Mrs Ben Gubler, Mrs Fonberg, Mrs Zaretsky, Mrs J. Bookman, Mrs M. Lobel, Mrs M. Dworkin. Standing; Moe Frumkin, next 2 unidentified, Issie Jack Flesher, unidentified, D. Radnoff, Mr. Agulnik, Max Dworkin, Sam Berger, Chaim Bookman, Rabbi Simon Eckstein, Mr. Ben Gubler, Mr. A. Fonberg, Mr. Zaretsky, J. Bookman, unidentified, Mr. M. Lobel, Mrs. Louise [D?], Mr. Ben Bookman, next 2 unidentified, Myer Flesher, Mr. Sherman.
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Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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Celebration dinner to mark the silver anniversary of the Sons of Jacob in Trust, 1928-1953.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn81761
Collection
B'nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Fonds No.
C0006; OJA 5-055
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
B'nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Date
1953
Fonds No.
C0006
Item No.
OJA 5-055
Storage Location
vault
Creator
Marvin Flatt
Acquisition Source
Ann Silver
Notes
L-R head table: Ida Flesher, Freda Radnoff, David Radnoff, Murry Lesh, Sam Lesh, Rabbi Simon Eckstein, Mrs. Belle Eckstein, Alex Sherman, Mrs. Max Dworkin, Ben Gubler, Mrs. Gubler, A. Bookman, and Mary Bookman. Meyer Flesher is in front of A. Bookman. Ben Bookman is in front of Mrs. Ekstein. Rabbi Eckstein is located in front of the pillar, with Harry and Sonia Agulnik seated in front of the speaker. The gentleman at the microphone might also be Sam Harris. The dinner was held in the social hall of the synagogue, James Street, Ottawa.
Subjects
25th anniversary
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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Speaker and head table guests at the silver anniversary of the Sons of Jacob In Trust.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn81979
Collection
B'nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Fonds No.
C0006; OJA 5-055-01
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
B'nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Date
1953
Fonds No.
C0006
Item No.
OJA 5-055-01
Storage Location
vault
Creator
Marvin Flatt
Acquisition Source
Ann Silver
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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A dedication to the members of Sons of Jacob Congregation who served in active duty during World War II.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn84844
Collection
B’nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w
Fonds No.
C0006; OJA 5-077
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
B’nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w
Date
1946
Fonds No.
C0006
Item No.
OJA 5-077
Storage Location
vault
Creator
Percy Palef
Acquisition Source
Anne & Reuben Palef
Notes
L-R: Barney Strean, Rabbi O.Z. Fasman, Rev. Samuel Schreiber, Mr. Bernard Alexandor, Mr. Chaim Bookman.
Archival / Genealogical
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Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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B'nai Jacob Congregation.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn81974
Collection
B'nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Fonds No.
C0006; OJA 5-274
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
B'nai Jacob Congregation = Sons of Jacob Congregation fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Date
July 2, 1931
Fonds No.
C0006
Item No.
OJA 5-274
Conservation
Photograph was restored at Lux Photographic Inc, August 2002.
Acquisition Source
Sylvia Friedman
Notes
L-R: Ottawa Mayor J. J. Allan standing in the forefront, Adolphe Sherman (with moustache) is seated behind the table, Mr. J. R. Fogle, and Hyman Bookman with his hand on his hat.
Archival / Genealogical
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Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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