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Diaries, trips to Israel

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn68873
Collection
Leib Tencer Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1073; 00011
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Leib Tencer Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Date
1970, 1984
Fonds No.
1073
File No.
00011
Storage Location
JPL
Language
Yiddish
Subjects
Tencer, Leib.
Writers, Yiddish
Israel
Personal narratives
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Diary excerpts

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn17154
Collection
Charles and Ninel Segal Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
0008
Scope and Content
Diary excerpts consist of recountings of conversations with Dr. Ralph J. Bunche, director of Trusteeship division of the UN and former Palestine mediator, 1950; recount meeting President Truman and acting as translator for Mordecai Namir, sec-gen of Histadrut, 1952; conversations and letters regard…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Charles and Ninel Segal Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Scope and Content
Diary excerpts consist of recountings of conversations with Dr. Ralph J. Bunche, director of Trusteeship division of the UN and former Palestine mediator, 1950; recount meeting President Truman and acting as translator for Mordecai Namir, sec-gen of Histadrut, 1952; conversations and letters regarding Oscar Ewing’s (Administrator, Federal Security Administration) work and labour in the U.S., 1952; Folk Delegation trip to Israel, 1952; meeting with Bart Crum re: presidential nomination of Stevenson or Harriman; trip to Israel.
Date
1950, 1952, 1969
File No.
0008
Storage Location
5-5G
Creator
Charles Segal
Subjects
Segal, Charles
Personal narratives
Israel - Foreign policy
Israel - Politics and government
Bunche, Dr. Ralph J.
Ewing, Oscar
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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D. Rohold, memoir

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn17224
Collection
D. Rohold Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual material
Fonds No.
1164
Scope and Content
Consists of a memoir written by a "D. Rohold" recounting his early childhood in Palestine, beginning in 1902, his being placed in an orphanage, surviving World War I and his struggle to get an education in England and Canada.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
D. Rohold Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual material
Scope and Content
Consists of a memoir written by a "D. Rohold" recounting his early childhood in Palestine, beginning in 1902, his being placed in an orphanage, surviving World War I and his struggle to get an education in England and Canada.
Parallel Title
Recollection of Early Palestine: 1902-1942
Date
1942
Fonds No.
1164
Storage Location
7-6C, SC2
Creator
Rohold, D.
Language
English
Subjects
Palestine - Jews
Orphans
Palestine - Emigration and immigration
Personal narratives
World War, 1914-1918
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Esther Reis Autobiography

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn68957
Collection
Aline Gubbay Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1280; 1; 00004
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Aline Gubbay Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file of textual records
Fonds No.
1280
Series No.
1
File No.
00004
Storage Location
12-5G
Language
English
Notes
Esther Reis is the sister of Aline Gubbay
Accession No.
12-003
Subjects
Personal narratives
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Family Gathering to Commemorate the Passing of Leo Roback

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn31759
Collection
Lea Roback Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
sound recording
Physical Description
1 audiocassette
Fonds No.
1243; 2; 00314
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 video     1 document  
Collection
Lea Roback Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
sound recording
Physical Description
1 audiocassette
Date
1985
Fonds No.
1243
Series No.
2
File No.
00314
Storage Location
2-4F
Container 12
Language
English
Acquisition Source
Lea Roback
Access Restriction
Privacy restrictions may apply
Reproduction Restrictions
Copyright restrictions may apply
Finding Aid
Audio content summary available
Name Access
Roback, Lea, 1903-2000
Subjects
Roback, Leo
Roback, David
Labour movement
Labour unions
Social justice
World War, 1939-1945 - Personal narratives
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
Video Tracks
Documents
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Family Remembrance

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn92944
Collection
Leib Tencer Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records.
Fonds No.
1073; 00086
Scope and Content
Contains two booklets of Holocaust memorials, 'Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Commemoration Service, 1995' and "We Will Not Forget Them - In Memory of the Jews of Vilna (1943- 1963)." Herein Sonia Tencer (nee Smolnik) tells the story of the murder of her brother, Leib Smolknik, during the Holocaust.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Leib Tencer Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records.
Scope and Content
Contains two booklets of Holocaust memorials, 'Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Commemoration Service, 1995' and "We Will Not Forget Them - In Memory of the Jews of Vilna (1943- 1963)." Herein Sonia Tencer (nee Smolnik) tells the story of the murder of her brother, Leib Smolknik, during the Holocaust.
Fonds No.
1073
File No.
00086
Storage Location
JPL
Language
Yiddish English French
Acquisition Source
Donated by Naomi Tencer 2021
Name Access
Tencer, Leib
Tencer, Sonia (nee Smolnik)
Smolnik, Leib
Subjects
Holocaust
Holocaust - Victim
Personal narratives - Holocaust
Vilna (Lithuania)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Freda Hoffman Zgodzinski

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn68953
Collection
Freda Hoffman Zgodzinski Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
1186
Scope and Content
Consists of manuscript in Yiddish entitled, "My Struggle 1939-1945 under the Nazi Occupation of Poland" by Freda Hoffman-Zgodzinski.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Freda Hoffman Zgodzinski Collection
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Scope and Content
Consists of manuscript in Yiddish entitled, "My Struggle 1939-1945 under the Nazi Occupation of Poland" by Freda Hoffman-Zgodzinski.
Date
post-1945
Fonds No.
1186
Storage Location
JPL
Creator
Freda Hoffman Zgodzinski
Language
Yiddish
Name Access
Zgodzinski, Freda Hoffman
Subjects
Nazi Germany
World War, 1939-1945
World War, 1939-1945 - Personal narratives
Poland
Poland -- Jews.
Holocaust
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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General Correspondence

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn68821
Collection
Aline Gubbay Fonds
Description Level
Series
Material Format
graphic material
textual record
Physical Description
0.20 m of textual records and 180 items of graphic materials
Fonds No.
1280; 1
Scope and Content
This series consists of the correspondence written and received by Aline Gubbay between 1967-2007 from Africa, Europe, Central and South America, North America and the Middle East. The letters, papers, greeting and post cards are arranged chronologically and documents mostly the relationship betwee…
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Aline Gubbay Fonds
Description Level
Series
Material Format
graphic material
textual record
Physical Description
0.20 m of textual records and 180 items of graphic materials
Scope and Content
This series consists of the correspondence written and received by Aline Gubbay between 1967-2007 from Africa, Europe, Central and South America, North America and the Middle East. The letters, papers, greeting and post cards are arranged chronologically and documents mostly the relationship between her spouse as well as her daughters and grandson Ariel Helfer, Germaine Kanova, her mentor, Esther Reis, her sister and her friend Amelia Gray.
Fonds No.
1280
Series No.
1
Storage Location
JPL
Language
English
Arrangement
Letters arranged chronologically
Notes
Title based on the content of the series
Majority of letters are handwritten
Accession No.
12-003
Subjects
Gubbay, Aline, 1920-2005
Family
Personal narratives
Travels
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Henry L. Gitelman Fonds

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn17185
Collection
Henry L. Gitelman Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual material
Fonds No.
1115
Scope and Content
Consists of childhood memoirs written by Henry L. Gitelman.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Henry L. Gitelman Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual material
Scope and Content
Consists of childhood memoirs written by Henry L. Gitelman.
Parallel Title
I am Drenched in the Dew of My Childhood: a Memoir
Date
1997-2002
Fonds No.
1115
Storage Location
7-5C, SC1
Creator
Gitelman, Henry L.
Language
English; Hebrew
Name Access
Gitelman, Henry L.
Subjects
Gitelman family
Gitelman, Henry L.
Repkowski family
Personal narratives
Holocaust
Slawatycze (Poland)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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The Incredible Walk

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn75480
Collection
Genealogy and Memoir Collection
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
117 p.
Fonds No.
1348; 1348_00008
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Genealogy and Memoir Collection
Description Level
Item
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
117 p.
Other Title Information
The True Story of My Parents' Escape from Nazi-Occupied France
Responsibility
Foreword by Peter Eisner
Date
2008
Publication
Wayne, Pennsylvania: Beach Lloyd Publishers, 2008
Fonds No.
1348
Item No.
1348_00008
Storage Location
JPL
7-1E
Creator
Judi Olga Cahorn
Physical Condition
Excellent
Language
English
Subjects
Sekely, Paul
Sekely, Trudy (nee Katzenstein)
Holocaust
Personal narratives - Holocaust
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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