Press clippings: biographical and on Zionism. Published articles and correspondence on Zionism and Jewish immigration to Canada. Published tributes to A.J. Freiman.
History / Biographical
Archibald J. Freiman was born in 1880. He was a dominant leader in Canadian Jewish life between the two World Wars. He was National President of the Zionist Organization of Canada and a recognized spokesman for his people at the seats of government. He was Jewish Canada's representative in the Council of World Jewish Organization. Under his leadership Zionism was a way of life for two generations of Canadian Jewry. He was one of Canada's leading merchants. He died in 1944.