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WOLOFSKY, Harry (Zvi Hirsch).

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Collection
WOLOFSKY, Harry (Zvi Hirsch).
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.05 metres of textual records.
Fonds No.
P0155
Scope and Content
Biographical press clippings in Yiddish. Correspondence about trade with Poland and USSR. Letters in Hebrew from New York rabbis. Personal correspondence. Letter from Prime Minister R. B. Bennett on hate literature. Share certificate of Talmudic Literature Publishers Inc. "A Kehilah for Montreal" -…
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Collection
WOLOFSKY, Harry (Zvi Hirsch).
Description Level
Fonds
Physical Description
0.05 metres of textual records.
Scope and Content
Biographical press clippings in Yiddish. Correspondence about trade with Poland and USSR. Letters in Hebrew from New York rabbis. Personal correspondence. Letter from Prime Minister R. B. Bennett on hate literature. Share certificate of Talmudic Literature Publishers Inc. "A Kehilah for Montreal" - Pamphlet in English and Yiddish proposing establishment of a Jewish Community Council.
Date
1921-1949.
Fonds No.
P0155
History Biographical
Harry Wolofsky was born in 1876. He was the founder, owner and publisher of Keneder Adler (The Canadian Jewish Eagle) Canada's major Yiddish newspaper. He exerted a great influence on Canadian Jewish community and world Yiddish press through the quality editors and contributors who wrote for the Adler and his Anglo-Jewish weekly The Canadian Jewish Chronicle. He died in 1949.
Notes
Yiddish, English and Hebrew.See Keneder Adler box.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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