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Right Honourable Bora Laskin fonds

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Collection
Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
1 File
Fonds No.
I0209
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of news clippings, program for Testimonial Dinner in tribute to the Right Honourable Bora Laskin, Jewish Community Centre, Ottawa, March 31, 1974, programs for the Weizman Institute of Science National Dinner to honour the Chief Justice of Canada, the Right Honourable Bora Laskin, Ju…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
1 File
Scope and Content
Fonds consists of news clippings, program for Testimonial Dinner in tribute to the Right Honourable Bora Laskin, Jewish Community Centre, Ottawa, March 31, 1974, programs for the Weizman Institute of Science National Dinner to honour the Chief Justice of Canada, the Right Honourable Bora Laskin, June, 1981, Ottawa; one B&W photograph of the 1974 dinner.
Date
1981 - 1984
Fonds No.
I0209
History Biographical
Bora Laskin was born in Fort William, Ontario (now Thunder Bay) in 1912. His parents, Max and Bluma, were Russian immigrants. He obtained his B.A. and Masters of Arts and a law degree at the University of Toronto, followed by a master’s degree in law at Harvard University. In 1940 he began teaching at the University of Toronto. In 1965 he accepted an appointment to the Ontario Court of Appeals. In 1970 Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau appointed him to the Supreme Court of Canada where he “quickly became known for the brilliance of his written judgments and his humanitarian principles”. He became Chief Justice in 1973, Canada’s 14th Chief Justice and the first Jewish person ever to sit on the court. He married Peggy Tenenbaum in 1938 and they had two children. He died in 1984.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
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Head table and guests at testimonial dinner in honour of Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin's appointment as Chief Justice. Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin is left of the podium.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn82113
Collection
Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
b&w
Fonds No.
I0209; OJA 1-588-01
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
b&w
Date
March 31, 1974
Fonds No.
I0209
Item No.
OJA 1-588-01
Storage Location
vault
Creator
Studio Impact, Ottawa
Acquisition Source
Norman Zagerman
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
Images
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Hy Soloway, Norman Zagerman and Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin They were attenting a testimonial dinner in honour of Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin's appointment as Chief Justice.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn82114
Collection
Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
b&w
Fonds No.
I0209; OJA 1-588-02
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
b&w
Date
March 31, 1974
Fonds No.
I0209
Item No.
OJA 1-588-02
Storage Location
vault
Creator
Studio Impact, Ottawa
Acquisition Source
Norman Zagerman
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
Images
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Norman Zagerman, unidentified, Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin and an unidentified individual.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn82115
Collection
Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
b&w
Fonds No.
I0209; OJA 1-588-03
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
b&w
Date
March 31, 1974
Fonds No.
I0209
Item No.
OJA 1-588-03
Storage Location
vault
Creator
Studio Impact, Ottawa
Acquisition Source
Norman Zagerman
Notes
1. They are a part of the head table at the testimonial dinner in honour of Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin's appointment as Chief Justice.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
Images
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Chief Justice.of Canada Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn82449
Collection
Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
b&w
Fonds No.
I0209; OJA 1-588-04
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
b&w
Fonds No.
I0209
Item No.
OJA 1-588-04
Storage Location
vault
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
Images
Less detail

Chief Justice of Canada Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn82450
Collection
Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
b&w
Fonds No.
I0209; OJA 1-588-05
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
b&w
Date
April 1984
Fonds No.
I0209
Item No.
OJA 1-588-05
Storage Location
vault
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
Images
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Guests at testimonial dinner in honour of Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin's appointment as Chief Justice.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn82451
Collection
Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
b&w
Fonds No.
I0209; OJA 1-588-06
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Rt. Hon. Bora Laskin fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
b&w
Date
March 31, 1974
Fonds No.
I0209
Item No.
OJA 1-588-06
Storage Location
vault
Creator
Studio Impact, Ottawa
Notes
1. L-R: Rabbi Don Gerber, Abe Palmer, Norman Zagerman, Chief Justice Bora Laskin, Mrs. Laskin, Hy Soloway, Moe Litwack, Joseph Yakov (Counselor of the Israeli Embassy), and David Loeb.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Ottawa Jewish Archives
Images
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