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FORT ERIE: Press clippings - Former Fort Erie mayor married (Louis Ziff), book collector finds Yiddish typewriter (undated), letter to editor re Sabbath observance

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn56233
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Fonds No.
CJC0001; ZD; ZD
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Canadian Jewish Congress organizational records
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Date
1950, 2001
Fonds No.
CJC0001
Series No.
ZD
File No.
ZD
Subjects
FORT ERIE: Press clippings - Former Fort Erie mayor married (Louis Ziff), book collector finds Yiddish typewriter (undated), letter to editor re Sabbath observance
Places
Ontario
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Canadian Jewish Archives
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Group portrait of men working on typewriters, training program for new immigrants, Israel.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn26819
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w; 25 x 20 cm
Fonds No.
1255; 009162
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w; 25 x 20 cm
Responsibility
Joint Distribution Committee
Date
[196-?]
Fonds No.
1255
Item No.
009162
Subjects
Schools.
Typewriters.
Men -- Jewish.
Immigrants.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Group portrait of two women conducting typing test, Montreal.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn22567
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w; 20 x 20.75 cm
Fonds No.
1255; 004609
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w; 20 x 20.75 cm
Date
1955
Fonds No.
1255
Item No.
004609
Notes
Date identified on verso.
Copy 1 of 2
Subjects
Jewish Vocational Services [Montreal].
Typewriters.
Typewriting.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Group portrait of two women conducting typing test, Montreal.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn22570
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w; 20 x 20.75 cm
Fonds No.
1255; 004612
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w; 20 x 20.75 cm
Date
1955
Fonds No.
1255
Item No.
004612
Notes
Copy 2 of 2
Date identified on verso.
Subjects
Jewish Vocational Services [Montreal].
Typewriters.
Typewriting.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Group portrait of young women being trained in typing and stenography, unidentified school, France.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn26460
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w; 25 x 20 cm
Fonds No.
1255; 008803
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w; 25 x 20 cm
Responsibility
Joint Distribution Committee
Date
[196-?]
Fonds No.
1255
Item No.
008803
Notes
Description attached to verso - portion of it missing.
Subjects
Refugees, North African -- France.
Students.
Teachers.
France -- Jews.
Typewriters.
Typewriting.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Groyen & Richtman Weltblick Yiddish typewriter with wooden case

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn92919
Collection
Artefact Collection
Description Level
File
Material Format
artefact
Physical Description
1 typewriter
Fonds No.
1442; 001
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Artefact Collection
Description Level
File
Material Format
artefact
Physical Description
1 typewriter
Date
1912
Fonds No.
1442
File No.
001
History Biographical
The Weltblick Yiddish typewriter was made in the US by a German-American named Georg Canfield Blickensderfer in Stamford (Connecticut). It was distributed by Groyen & Richtman, and sold by a retailer in St. Petersburg, USSR (now Russia). The typewriter's serial number is 158422, pinning it as a No. 6 Aluminium & Featherweight model and product of 1912 according to: https://typewriterdatabase.com/blickensderfer.35.typewriter-serial-number-database
Custodial History
Donated to the JPL-A by Greg Gransden, February 2021
Accession No.
21-001
Subjects
Typewriters.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Interior, Nellie Lowy seated at desk with fountain pen in right hand poised over notebook, gazing at large torah finial held aloft in left hand, caption on back of photograph reads, "Canadian Jewish Congress: Nellie Lowy working on Archive", open bottle of ink sits on desk along with tagged spice box and second torah finial, typewriter and row of filing cabinets in background.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn29516
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w; 20.5cm x 25.5cm
Fonds No.
1255; 011702
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
  1 image  
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w; 20.5cm x 25.5cm
Date
July 15, 1959
Fonds No.
1255
Item No.
011702
Subjects
Canadian Jewish Congress.
Lowy, Nellie
Archives
Typewriters.
Torah Crowns.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
Images
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Portrait of young woman sitting at desk, a typewriter in front of her, suring class at ORT school, Rome, Italy.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn26479
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w; 25 x 20 cm
Fonds No.
1255; 008822
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w; 25 x 20 cm
Responsibility
Joint Distribution Committee
Date
[196-?]
Fonds No.
1255
Item No.
008822
Notes
Description attached to verso.
Subjects
Italy -- Jews.
Typewriters.
Typewriting.
Students.
Classrooms.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Portrait of young woman working on typewriter during secretarial training, Joint Distribution Committee-supported ORT vocational training school, Iran.

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn26561
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w; 20 x 25 cm
Fonds No.
1255; 008904
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Photograph Collection
Description Level
Item
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w; 20 x 25 cm
Responsibility
Joint Distribution Committee
Date
December 1966
Fonds No.
1255
Item No.
008904
Notes
Description attached to verso.
Subjects
Schools.
Iran -- Jews.
Women -- Jewish.
Typewriters.
Typewriting.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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