Consists of one folder of correspondence and ephmera.
Four "get well" cards were removed from the collection and destroyed due to mould.
Shabsai Perel was a left-wing Yiddish poet, born in Yarmolintsy, Poland, September 18, 1906. From a traditional Hassidic family, Perel was educated by his father and grand-father. His education was interupted by pogroms and the Russian revolution. He moved to Montreal in 1927, where he lived until his death on April 22, 1976. Perel published his poetry in varous Yiddish journals including the Keneder Adler and the Keneder Yidishe Vokhnblat.