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2007 Canadian Folk Music Awards at the Canadian Museum of Civilization. – 2007.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn33980
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1055; 2; 00774
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.
2
File No.
00774
Storage Location
3-2G
CTN 024
Language
English
Notes
This file contains correspondence, press releases, advertisements, and programs for the 2007 Canadian Folk Music Awards.
Name Access
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Subjects
Folk music
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Alice Postner Fonds

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75306
Collection
Alice Postner Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.16m of textual material
Fonds No.
1339
Scope and Content
The fonds contains the professional and working material of Alice Postner in her career as a music teacher and composer. It consists of texual records and music manuscripts used as teaching material; copies of her own compositions; biographical articles; correspondence; recital programmes and invit…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Alice Postner Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.16m of textual material
Scope and Content
The fonds contains the professional and working material of Alice Postner in her career as a music teacher and composer. It consists of texual records and music manuscripts used as teaching material; copies of her own compositions; biographical articles; correspondence; recital programmes and invitations.
Date
1921-1967 [predominently 1950's]
Fonds No.
1339
Storage Location
JPL
History Biographical
Alice Postner (Dec. 20 1905 - April 16 1967) was a Montreal pianist, composer and music teacher. Born in Montreal, she attended the Montreal Pianoforte School of Music, then MacDonald College to be trained as a teacher. While teaching, Mrs. Postner gave lessons in piano and music theory from her home. At age 35, she attended McGill for a Bachelor of Music, graduating in 1957 and went on to teach Conservatorium of Music at the University. In the late 1940's Mrs. Postner began composing her own choral music. In the 1950's her compositions were published. Alice Postner was married to Jacob Postner with whom she had a son and daughter.
Language
English
Custodial History
The Alice Posner Fonds was donated to the JPL-A by Harry Postner in 1991.
Arrangement
Material was weeded, rehoused and described in 2014. Textual material concerning various musical movements and composers was sampled.
Access Restriction
Some privacy restrictions may apply
Accession No.
14-030
Subjects
Postner, Alice
Music.
McGill University (Montreal, Quebec) - Alumni and alumnae
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Alvina Ruprech and reviews: “Duddy”

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn34152
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
1055; 2; 00890
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
sound recording
Fonds No.
1055
Series No.
2
File No.
00890
Storage Location
3-2F
CTN 023
Language
English
Notes
No date indicated.
Name Access
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Subjects
Musicals
Richler, Mordecai, 1931-2001.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Associated Professional and Personal Activities

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn16737
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
Series
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
0.3m textual records ; 800 photographs ; 42 items, audio-visual
Fonds No.
1055; 2
Scope and Content
This series consists of that material that provides evidence to additional professional and personal activities in the entertainment industry by Mr. Gesser. This series also includes biographical information supplied through articles featuring Mr. Gesser as well as recognition received including i…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
Series
Material Format
multiple media
Physical Description
0.3m textual records ; 800 photographs ; 42 items, audio-visual
Scope and Content
This series consists of that material that provides evidence to additional professional and personal activities in the entertainment industry by Mr. Gesser. This series also includes biographical information supplied through articles featuring Mr. Gesser as well as recognition received including induction into the Order of Canada in 1993.
Date
1974-2005
Fonds No.
1055
Series No.
2
Storage Location
Bay 3
Creator
Sam Gesser
Custodial History
Donated directly by Sam Gesser
Name Access
Gesser, Sam, 1930-
Subjects
Folk music
Folkways Records
Popular music
Saidye Bronfman Centre Theatre
Plays
Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame
Order of Canada
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Assorted publications, Jewish community

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn80227
Collection
Henry Rabin Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1157; 00004
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Henry Rabin Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Date
[ca. 1953-1975]
Fonds No.
1157
File No.
00004
Storage Location
2-1E
Ctn. 001
Language
English
Yiddish
Subjects
Rabin, Henry
Jewish Public Library (Montreal, Quebec)
Labour Zionist Alliance (Montreal, Quebec)
Yiddish
Music.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Benefit Concert Programs

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn80224
Collection
Henry Rabin Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1157; 00001
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Henry Rabin Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Date
1950-1974
Fonds No.
1157
File No.
00001
Storage Location
2-1E
Ctn. 001
Language
English
Yiddish
Subjects
Rabin, Henry
Jewish Public Library (Montreal, Quebec)
Labour Zionist Alliance (Montreal, Quebec)
Yiddish
Music.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Biographia, Marvin Duchow

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn17435
Collection
Clarence Fink Fonds
Description Level
Series
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
1237; 5
Scope and Content
This series consists of textual materials given to Fink by Becky Duchow, relating to her husband Marvin Duchow’s musical career. Includes musical scores, programmes and a letter from Becky Duchow that accompanied the gift.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Clarence Fink Fonds
Description Level
Series
Material Format
textual record
Scope and Content
This series consists of textual materials given to Fink by Becky Duchow, relating to her husband Marvin Duchow’s musical career. Includes musical scores, programmes and a letter from Becky Duchow that accompanied the gift.
Date
1950-1980
Fonds No.
1237
Series No.
5
Storage Location
Caldwell, Ctn.002
Arrangement
Documents are filed in their original order.
Subjects
Fink, Clarence
Jewish Public Library (Montreal, Quebec) - Music Appreciation Group
Duchow, Marvin
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Biographia, Recorded Concerts

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn17436
Collection
Clarence Fink Fonds
Description Level
Series
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
1237; 6
Scope and Content
This series consists of textual materials that chronicle the history of the recorded concerts, and includes two texts written by Fink, a reproduction of a newspaper clipping, and stationary.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Clarence Fink Fonds
Description Level
Series
Material Format
textual record
Scope and Content
This series consists of textual materials that chronicle the history of the recorded concerts, and includes two texts written by Fink, a reproduction of a newspaper clipping, and stationary.
Date
ca1962-1996
Fonds No.
1237
Series No.
6
Storage Location
Caldwell, Ctn.002
Arrangement
These materials were mixed in with other materials, in no discernable order. They were removed and are filed in chronological order.
Subjects
Jewish Public Library (Montreal, Quebec)
Jewish Public Library (Montreal, Quebec) - Music Appreciation Group
Fink, Clarence
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Biographical information

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75311
Collection
Alice Postner Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual material
Fonds No.
1339; 00005
Scope and Content
File includes McGill convocation booklet and tickets, photocopies of newpaper articles, and transcripts.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Alice Postner Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual material
Scope and Content
File includes McGill convocation booklet and tickets, photocopies of newpaper articles, and transcripts.
Date
1940-1967
Fonds No.
1339
File No.
00005
Storage Location
JPL
Language
English
Accession No.
14-030
Subjects
Posner, Alice
Music.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Business and Production Documents. – Broadway Classics.– 1996-2000.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn33979
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1055; 2; 00773
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Sam Gesser Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1055
Series No.
2
File No.
00773
Storage Location
3-2G
CTN 024
Language
English
Notes
This file contains documents relating to the Baci-Gesser Entertainment Company.
Name Access
Gesser, Sam, 1930-2008
Subjects
Musicals
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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