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Interior snapshot of Sam Gesser speaking with Nat King Cole.

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Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 25.0 x 20.0cm
Fonds No.
1055; 1055_0004
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 25.0 x 20.0cm
Fonds No.
1055
Item No.
1055_0004
Storage Location
JPL
Creator
Adanac Photo Studio
Notes
Stamped verso with photographer's stamp and Enterprises Gesser Inc.
Subjects
Gesser Enterprises, Inc.
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Cole, Nat King, 1917-1965
Performance
Music.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Production Files

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn16736
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
Series
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
5.1m (textual); 800 Photographs (Series 1&2)
Fonds No.
1055; 1
Scope and Content
This series consists of production files, arranged chronologically, for the various concerts, performances, tours, and events produced by Sam Gesser under Samuel Gesser Productions and, later, Gesser Enterprises.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
Series
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
5.1m (textual); 800 Photographs (Series 1&2)
Scope and Content
This series consists of production files, arranged chronologically, for the various concerts, performances, tours, and events produced by Sam Gesser under Samuel Gesser Productions and, later, Gesser Enterprises.
Date
1950-2000
Fonds No.
1055
Series No.
1
Storage Location
Bay 3
Creator
Sam Gesser
Language
English, French
Custodial History
Donated by Sam Gesser
Arrangement
Original order of creator
Finding Aid
Detailed finding aid available
Accession No.
05-008
Name Access
Gesser, Sam, 1930-
Subjects
Folk music
Popular music
Gesser Enterprises, Inc.
Belafonte, Harry, 1927-
Mouskouri, Nana
Leyrac, Monique
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Information file, Allan Sherman

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn31384
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1055; 1; 00001
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Date
1955
Fonds No.
1055
Series No.
1
File No.
00001
Storage Location
3-3B
CTN 001
Creator
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Language
English
Notes
Consists of photocopied material
Name Access
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Subjects
Sherman, Allan, 1924-1973
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Information File, Montreal Season, Programme Booklets

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Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1055; 1; 00002
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1055
Series No.
1
File No.
00002
Storage Location
3-3B
CTN 001
Creator
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Language
English
Name Access
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Production file, Pete Seeger and Sonny Terry

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn33246
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1055; 1; 00003
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1055
Series No.
1
File No.
00003
Storage Location
3-3B
CTN 001
Creator
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Language
English
Name Access
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Subjects
Seeger, Pete, 1919-
Terry, Sonny
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
Images
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Production File -- Jean Ritchie and Paul Clayton

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn31386
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1055; 1; 00004
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Date
1955
Fonds No.
1055
Series No.
1
File No.
00004
Storage Location
3-3B
CTN 001
Creator
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Language
English
Name Access
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Subjects
Ritchie, Jean
Clayton, Paul, 1931-1967
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
Images
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Production File - An Evening of Canadian Folklore

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn31387
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1055; 1; 00005
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image     1 document  
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Parallel Title
Une Soirée de Folklore Canadien
Date
[ca. 1956-1957]
Fonds No.
1055
Series No.
1
File No.
00005
Storage Location
3-3B
CTN 001
Creator
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Language
English
French
Notes
This file contains production information for “An Evening of Canadian Folklore” and its performers but also contains general brochures for Sam Gesser’s 1956-1957 Season.
Name Access
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Subjects
Folklore - Canada
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
Images
Documents
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Production File, Earl Robinson and Brownie McGhee

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn31388
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1055; 1; 00006
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Date
04/11/1957
Fonds No.
1055
Series No.
1
File No.
00006
Storage Location
3-3B
CTN 001
Creator
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Language
English
Name Access
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Subjects
Robinson, Earl, 1910-1991
McGhee, Brownie, 1915-1996
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Information File, Alfred Deller

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Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1055; 1; 00007
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Date
[195?]
Fonds No.
1055
Series No.
1
File No.
00007
Storage Location
3-3B
CTN 001
Creator
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Language
English
Notes
No date indicated.
Name Access
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Subjects
Deller, Alfred, 1912-1979
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Information File, Ray Charles

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Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
1 file of textual and photographic records
Fonds No.
1055; 1; 00008
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
1 file of textual and photographic records
Date
1959
Fonds No.
1055
Series No.
1
File No.
00008
Storage Location
3-3B
CTN 001
Creator
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Language
English
Notes
This file contains promotional photographs of Ray Charles and the Raettes as well as photocopied material.
Name Access
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Subjects
Charles, Ray, 1930-2004
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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