Photograph : Cardstock : Printed, Handwritten : Ink : Beige, Black, White ; Ht: 8,5 cm x W: 13,5 cm
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1 page, double-sided. On recto is a b&w portrait of a young man. He lies in a bed in front of lace curtains. He is thin and his head is shaved. His eyes are closed. On verso, handwritten Yiddish text. Document is a postcard, used for correspondence. Narrative: The donors parents were Meilach Magid and Yocheved Bejlach, both teachers. They came to Canada in 1921, returned to Poland, and then settled in Canada in 1924. Meilach graduated from McGill in 1929. He was the principal of United Talmud Torah School and later founded Herzliah High School in 1946.