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Abraham Reisen

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Collection
Jacob Grossman Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
1084; 2; 004
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Jacob Grossman Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
1084
Series No.
2
File No.
004
Storage Location
4-6D, Ctn.003
Language
Yiddish
Name Access
Grossman, Jacob, 1899-1982
Subjects
Writers, Yiddish
Workmen's Circle - Abraham Reisen School (Montreal, Quebec)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Jacob Grossman Fonds

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn18005
Collection
Jacob Grossman Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
1084
Scope and Content
Consists of the working documents, manuscripts and correspondence of Jacob Grossman.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Jacob Grossman Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Scope and Content
Consists of the working documents, manuscripts and correspondence of Jacob Grossman.
Date
ca1941-1982
Fonds No.
1084
Storage Location
JPL
Creator
Jacob Grossman
History Biographical
Born in Wolkowysk, Poland. Received a good Jewish and secular education. Attended a yeshiva and studied humanities at the Vilna University. Grossman was a teacher in secular Jewish schools in Vilna and active in the Bund. After Russia occupied Lithuania in 1940 and many Bundist activists were arrested, Grossman left Vilna. He arried in Canada in 1941 after spending some time in Japan. In Montreal Grossman was active in Bund, Workmen's Circle, YIVO, Jewish Public Library, the Reisen School where he was principal. Most of all he was active in the Yiddish Committee, whose Bulletin he wrote and published for many years. Grossman wrote essays and articles in the Keneder Adler and in several Yiddish journals. He published two books of essays and monographs. Jacob Grossman died on March 31, 1982 in Miami.
Language
Yiddish; English
Name Access
Grossman, Jacob, 1899-1982
Subjects
Bund, Jewish
Vilna (Lithuania)
Writers, Yiddish
Keneder Adler
Workmen's Circle - Abraham Reisen School (Montreal, Quebec)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Professional Activities

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn18014
Collection
Jacob Grossman Fonds
Description Level
Series
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
1084; 2
Scope and Content
Consists of lecture materials, research, employment material for the Abraham Reisen School, Jewish Public Library and the Keneder Adler.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Jacob Grossman Fonds
Description Level
Series
Material Format
textual record
Scope and Content
Consists of lecture materials, research, employment material for the Abraham Reisen School, Jewish Public Library and the Keneder Adler.
Fonds No.
1084
Series No.
2
Storage Location
4-6A; Ctn.002
Language
Yiddish
Name Access
Grossman, Jacob, 1899-1982
Subjects
Writers, Yiddish
Jewish Public Library (Montreal, Quebec)
Keneder Adler
Workmen's Circle - Abraham Reisen School (Montreal, Quebec)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Survey on the Financial Status of Jewish Educational Institutions in Montreal

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Collection
Federation CJA Collection
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1001; 2.2; 00074
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Federation CJA Collection
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Date
1974
Fonds No.
1001
Series No.
2.2
File No.
00074
Storage Location
Bay 1
Ctn. 006
Creator
Arthur Roskies
Boris G. Levine
Name Access
Roskies, Arthur
Levine, Boris G.
Subjects
Federation CJA
Education - Jews
Schools -- Montreal (Quebec)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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