Certificate : Cardstock : Printed, Typed : Ink : Beige, Green, Black ; Ht: 29,5 cm x W: 21 cm
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June 4, 1930-July 26, 1951
1 page, double-sided. Folded once horizontally, five times vertically.Background is printed with Canadian coat of arms at top centre, recto. Document is a certificate of naturalization, isued to Meilach Magid by the Canadian government. On verso, personal details are typed into a printed form within a black border. 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 was born in Knyszyn, Poland in 1894. He graduated from McGill in 1929. He was the principal of United Talmud Torah School and later founded Herzliah High School in 1946.