Canadian Jewish Heritage Network

Dovid Kunigis Fonds

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn71403
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.13 m textual records
Fonds No.
1302
Scope and Content
Consists of materials mainly related to Yiddish education in Canada including sample tests and teaching instructions, Yiddish song sheets, documentation on Yiddish schools and Camp Naivelt as well as newspaper clippings and teaching aids.
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
Fonds
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
0.13 m textual records
Scope and Content
Consists of materials mainly related to Yiddish education in Canada including sample tests and teaching instructions, Yiddish song sheets, documentation on Yiddish schools and Camp Naivelt as well as newspaper clippings and teaching aids.
Date
c.1947-2000
Fonds No.
1302
Storage Location
JPL
History Biographical
Dovid Kunigis was born in Lithuania in 1923 to Aaron Kunigis and Sarah Applebaum. Throughout his life Mr. Kunigis had numerous careers: service in the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War II, a Yiddish teacher and school principal, restauranteur, taxi driver, and train conductor. Mr. Kunigis' passion however was dedicated to the preservation, education and celebration of the Yiddish language and culture.
Language
Yiddish
English
Subjects
Yiddish
Jewish studies
Education - Jews
Education, Elementary
Kunigis, Dovid
Camp Naivelt (Ontario)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Yiddish teaching methods and materials

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn71404
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1302; 00001
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Date
c.1961
Fonds No.
1302
File No.
00001
Storage Location
2-1G
Language
Yiddish
Subjects
Yiddish
Jewish studies
Education - Jews
Education, Elementary
Kunigis, Dovid
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Camp Naivelt brochures, leaflets and documents

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn71405
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1302; 00002
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Date
[c.195?]-2000
Fonds No.
1302
File No.
00002
Storage Location
2-1G
Language
Yiddish
Subjects
Yiddish
Jewish studies
Education - Jews
Education, Elementary
Kunigis, Dovid
Camp Naivelt (Ontario)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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JPFO (Jewish Peoples' Fraternal Order) Speakers Guide

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn71406
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1302; 00003
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Date
November 1947
Fonds No.
1302
File No.
00003
Storage Location
2-1G
Language
Yiddish
Subjects
Yiddish
Jewish studies
Education - Jews
Education, Elementary
Kunigis, Dovid
Camp Naivelt (Ontario)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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School and camp newspaper clippings

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn71407
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1302; 00004
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Date
[c.194?]-2000
Fonds No.
1302
File No.
00004
Storage Location
2-1G
Language
Yiddish
English
Subjects
Yiddish
Jewish studies
Education - Jews
Education, Elementary
Kunigis, Dovid
Camp Naivelt (Ontario)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
Less detail

School brochures, leaflets and documents

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn71408
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1302; 00005
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Date
[c.194?]-2000
Fonds No.
1302
File No.
00005
Storage Location
2-1G
Language
Yiddish
English
Subjects
Yiddish
Jewish studies
Education - Jews
Education, Elementary
Kunigis, Dovid
Camp Naivelt (Ontario)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
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Yiddish song lyric sheets

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn71409
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1302; 00006
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1302
File No.
00006
Storage Location
2-1G
Language
Yiddish
English
Subjects
Yiddish
Jewish studies
Education - Jews
Education, Elementary
Kunigis, Dovid
Camp Naivelt (Ontario)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
Less detail

Yiddish song sheets and lyrics

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn71410
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1302; 00007
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1302
File No.
00007
Storage Location
2-1G
Language
Yiddish
English
Subjects
Yiddish
Jewish studies
Education - Jews
Education, Elementary
Kunigis, Dovid
Camp Naivelt (Ontario)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
Less detail

Yiddish teaching sheets and tests

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn71411
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1302; 00008
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1302
File No.
00008
Storage Location
2-1G
Language
Yiddish
English
Subjects
Yiddish
Jewish studies
Education - Jews
Education, Elementary
Kunigis, Dovid
Camp Naivelt (Ontario)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
Less detail

Yiddish song books

https://www.cjhn.ca/en/permalink/cjhn71412
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1302; 00009
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Collection
Dovid Kunigis Fonds
Description Level
File
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 file textual records
Fonds No.
1302
File No.
00009
Storage Location
2-1G
Language
Yiddish
English
Subjects
Yiddish
Jewish studies
Education - Jews
Education, Elementary
Kunigis, Dovid
Camp Naivelt (Ontario)
Archival / Genealogical
Archival Descriptions
Repository
Jewish Public Library Archives
Less detail