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"Afterword" Collection

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Collection
"Afterword" Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.3 linear metres of textual material
Fonds No.
1241
Scope and Content
Consists of paper issues of the "Afterword"
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
"Afterword" Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.3 linear metres of textual material
Scope and Content
Consists of paper issues of the "Afterword"
Date
1996-2007
Fonds No.
1241
Storage Location
Caldwell
History Biographical
Self-described as the Jewish student's national newspaper, the "Afterword" published from 1996-2007.
Custodial History
Donated by Dave Gordon, one of the editors of the newspaper.
Notes
To be transferred to Caldwell.
Subjects
Newspapers, Jewish
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Le Cactus Collection

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn80250
Collection
Le Cactus Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
44 issues + 1 booklet
Fonds No.
1363
Scope and Content
Consists of 44 issues of Le Cactus from 1952 to 1957 as well as a booklet published by Les Edition du Cactus entitled, "L'ordre des Knights of Columbus...ses origines, ses methodes, ses oeuvres" (1952).
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Le Cactus Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
44 issues + 1 booklet
Scope and Content
Consists of 44 issues of Le Cactus from 1952 to 1957 as well as a booklet published by Les Edition du Cactus entitled, "L'ordre des Knights of Columbus...ses origines, ses methodes, ses oeuvres" (1952).
Date
1952-1957
Fonds No.
1363
Storage Location
2-1E
Ctn. 001
History Biographical
Le Cactus was a monthly bulletin edited and published by Gerard Langlois, a writer and journalist. The purpose of the bulletin was to call attention to what he felt were secret societies and their activities around the globe. Le Cactus targeted specifically the Knights of Columbus, the Red Cross, the Rotary Club, Jews, Muslims, Masons, and any person or organization he believed to be communist. The objective of the paper was to serve a true Catholic faith.
Language
French
Subjects
Antisemitism
Newspapers
Langlois, Gerard
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Isaac Goldkorn Fonds

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn18038
Collection
Isaac Goldkorn Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
1242
Scope and Content
Consists of literary works, including manuscripts, correspondence, critical works on Goldkorn's work and biographical material.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Isaac Goldkorn Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Scope and Content
Consists of literary works, including manuscripts, correspondence, critical works on Goldkorn's work and biographical material.
Fonds No.
1242
Storage Location
JPL,
History Biographical
Mr. Goldkorn, poet, essayist and journalist was born in Szydlowce, Poland, October 1, 1911. He received a traditional Jewish education. From 1930 until the outbreak of World War II in 1939, Mr. Goldkorn lived and worked as a writer in Lodz. Goldkorn survived the war moving constantly and settled in Munich after the war until 1951. From 1951 to 1969, Goldkorn lived in Montreal, Toronto and Winnipeg, settling in New York finally until 1977. Was editor of the "Unzer Haint" in Munich, the "Vidershtand" in Montreal, the "Israelite Press" in Winnipeg, news editor of the "Keneder Adler" in Montreal, staff writer of the "Unzer Express" in Warsaw and the the "Jewish Daily Forward" in New York. Member of the Yiddish PEN Club, and the World Union of Jewish Journalists. Author of numerous books: Nocturns, Literarishe silouetin, Lider, Epigramatish, Fun veltkval, Lodzher portraitn, Zingers un zogers, Heimishe un fremde, Masholim, Farkishefter yarid, Yellow letters-green memories, Kurtz un sharf, Letzter shnit. Received Jacob Gladstein prize.
Language
Yiddish; English
Subjects
Goldkorn, Isaac, 1911-1988
Writers, Yiddish
Newspapers, Jewish
Keneder Adler
Journalists, Jewish
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Mordechai Ginzburg Fonds

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn17778
Collection
Mordechai Ginzburg Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1.6m textual material
Fonds No.
1031
Scope and Content
Consists of manuscripts, clippings and biographical materials.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Mordechai Ginzburg Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1.6m textual material
Scope and Content
Consists of manuscripts, clippings and biographical materials.
Date
ca193?-1966
Fonds No.
1031
Storage Location
JPL, Bay 4
History Biographical
Mordecai Ginzburg (1894-1966) was born in Slonim, Poland on October 15, 1894. He received a Jewish and secular education. At the age of fifteen Ginzburg entered the teachers seminary where he studied for four years. He started his literary activities with writing poems in Russian. After World War I he went to Lodz, where he wrote poetry and in 1919 he published a book of collection of Jewish poetry. In 1924 Ginzburg came to Brzesc where he published a Yiddish weekly which appeared under various titles until 1930. He emigrated to Canada in 1930. He was on staff of the Keneder Adler for the rest of his life. M. Ginzburg was a productive journalist who wrote essays for over twenty Yiddish journals and newspapers. Ginzburg passed away on February 25, 1966.
Language
Yiddish
Name Access
Ginzburg, Mordechai, 1894-1966
Subjects
Ginzburg, Mordechai, 1894-1966
Poetry
Writers, Yiddish
Newspapers, Jewish - Montreal (Quebec)
Keneder Adler
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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