Sub-sub-series consists of records documenting the involvement of the CRC in contacting Federal, Provincial, and local electoral candidates and parties regarding their views on Jews, civil rights, and Israel. Also included is documentation of the CRC’s advocacy efforts with, and on behalf of, individuals and parties, and its efforts to communicate the views and policies of parties and politicians to the Jewish electorate.
Previously processed and cited as part of MG8 S.
For more detailed information documenting incidents of hate crimes and literature see also: Fonds 17, Sub-sub-series 5-4-6, Hate Crimes and Hate Literature.
File consists of campaign material likely documenting J. B. Salsberg's bids for member of provincial parliament. Included is one campaign pin and one set of speaker's notes that were created by the Communist Party of Canada.
The file consists of telegrams and wires concerning: the election of World Zionist Congress delegates; information regarding congress delegate accreditation; agendas of the national elections committee; invitations to attend meetings; lists of members; a newspaper article on the Zionist election published on October 22, 1971 in the Jewish Observer and Middle East Review; election posters and notices.
St. Andrew was a provinicial electoral district in downtown Toronto that stretched from Yonge to Bathurst and included Spadina Avenue and Kensington Market. It was created in 1926 and existed until 1967 when it was merged with an adjacent riding to form St. Andrew: St. Patrick.
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File consists of correspondence related to the re-election of John Glass as a Liberal member of the Ontario parliament for the riding of St. Andrew. Campaign organization is documented with letters requesting and acknowleddging support from Liberal organizations and individuals hosting meetings and making endorsements on the radio. There is also information regarding publicity material and staff appointments. Telegrams and letters from friends, colleagues, and other supporters congratulating John Glass on his victory.
Many of the copies are in poor condidtion and are housed in plastic.
File consists of correspondence related to the re-election of Johm Glass as a Liberal Member of the Ontario parliament for the riding of St. Andrew. Included are letters of congratulations to Glass from politicians, members of the legal profession, hotel executives, businessmen and organizations and institutions such as the Royal Conservatory of Music, the Toronto Liberal Association, and the Zionist Organization of Toronto.
John Glass thanks those who congratulated him on his victory and assisted his campaign by providing goods and services and publicity. In turn he expresses his warm wishes to cabinet ministers on their recent appointments and thanks prime minister (premier) of Ontario Mitch Hepburn for his supportive message.
As well there is correspondence concerning invoices for campaign equipment and submission of information regarding receipts and disbursement of expenses. Lastly there is a letter from Glass to the editor of the Der Kampf newspaper refuting what Glass believes is a scandalous accusation of election fraud.
Many of the copies are in poor condition and are housed in plastic.
File contains one letter from Irwin Ziff, National Executive Director of the Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America. The letter congratulates Dunkelman on being chosen as the National Commander of the Jewish War Veterans of Canada.
File consists of photographs of J.B. Salsberg during unidentified election campaigns. Included is a photograph of Salsberg delivering a speech and a photograph of Salsberg sitting with his wife, Dora Wilensky, and an unidentified man at a campaign stop (one matte duplicate of this photo is included, identifying the location as Camp Naivelt and the year as 1943).
Copyright is in the public domain and permission for use is not required. Please credit the Ontario Jewish Archives as the source of the photograph.
The file consists of photographs of the executive members of the United Zionists of Toronto Council. Included in the photographs are: Harry Zifkin; Robert Soren; Mark Zimmerman; Allan Small; Mirial Small; Louis Lockshin; John Devor; and Max Goody.
File consists of congratulatory letters and telegrams sent to Phil Givens upon his election as the MPP for the Armourdale district. The senders include MP's, MPP's, Senators, Aldermen, campaign contributors, and citizens. Also included are copies of thank you letters than Givens sent out to his campaign workers and contributors.
File consists of one campaign pin documenting J.B. Salsberg's failed bid in the Spadina Riding during the 1935 federal election. Writing on the pin states, "Make the Rich Pay / Elect J.B. Salsberg / Spadina Riding".
File consists of campaign material documenting J.B. Salsberg's bid in the St. Andrew riding during the 1943 provincial election. Included are campaign posters and copy of the Progressive Conservative Party's platform.
Copyright is held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. Please contact the Archives to obtain permission prior to use.
File consists of records documenting J.B. Salsberg's failed bid for re-election in the St. Andrew riding as Member of Provincial Parliament. Included is correspondence, Labour Progressive Party campaign notes, and the returning officer's report on the votes polled and rejected in the St. Andrew riding.
File consists of records documenting J.B. Salsberg's failed bid for re-election in the St. Andrew riding as Member of Provincial Parliament. Included are news clippings, and pamphlets and flyers that were distributed by Salsberg to constituents.
File consists of records documenting J.B. Salsberg's failed bid for re-election in the St. Andrew riding as Member of Provincial Parliament. Included are donation receipts, campaign literature, event invitations, a Souvenir Song Book of Salsberg's campaign, and correspondence.
File consists of campaign literature of various candidates in the 1955 provincial election. Included is the campaign literature of J.B. Salsberg's opponents Elizabeth Langfield and Boris Mather. Also included is the campaign literature of Joseph Gould, Bruce Hewlett, Kelso Roberts, and Harry Hunter.
File consists of donation receipts, an election notice, and news clippings documenting J.B. Salsberg's failed bid in a federal by-election in the Spadina riding that was held on October 24, 1955. Salsberg was defeated by Charles E. Rea.
File contains samples of printed material relating to the March for Israel: three flyers; an advertisement; a copy of the event entry in the "What's New" column of Canadian Jewish News; designs with the March logo (possibly for t-shirts); and a memo ordering the t-shirts.
Series contains articles and illustrations from a book and several architecture and design journals that influenced Benjamin Brown‘s work, as well as plans of buildings he didn’t design, but he either subsequently altered, influenced his work or was built for one of his clients.
Included are the original plans of an office building of Doctors Solway and Pollock that Brown later altered, the plans of a Talmud Torah Hebrew School in New York City and the plans of a theatre on Kingston Road. Architectural drawings of the house of Samuel Godfrey and stores for Mr. A. Levy, both of whom hired Brown for other projects, are also included.
This file consists of printed materials distributed by the Mizrachi Organization including an educational pamphlet, a notice entitled "A Call to Orthodox Jewry", and a collection sheet, a receipt book and certificate pertaining to fund-raising to plant trees in the Rabbi Meyer Berlin Forest.
Series consists of five files related to the Harris and Geldzaeler families. Included are reference materials related to Samuel and Sarah Harris, Samuel Aaron Harris, Judge Sydney Harris, Mark Geldzaeler, and Albert Rose. The documentation includes items such as: copies of newsclippings, Toronto Directory listings, obituaries, biographies, publications by Mark Geldzaeler and Dr. Ellen Scheinberg, and a transcript from an interview with Samuel Aaron Harris undertaken in 1973.
File consists of articles, reports, and publications on the Ethiopian Jews dated 1985 to 1987; a letter to Ron from Andrea Krames-Zians dated 7 September 1989; and a CAEJ annual general meeting notice dated 7 August 1990.
The file consists of promotional material for the 28th World Zionist Congress consisting of information about the Kfar Silver Agricultural School and general correspondence concerning the 28th World Zionist Congress; an invoice from the Canadian Jewish News concerning the insertion of advertisements; tour information; list of Canadian delegates and observers to the 28th Congress; and memoranda.
Series consists of various materials collected by Ben Kayfetz. It includes various items from Nazi Germany including a Jewish yellow star and number on a badge, Nazi hymn book and a service book of a Nazi Stormtrooper. Among the other materials are photographs of the Bronfman family, World War II enlistment posters, Peretz School Composition books and Jewish Old Folks Home Committee minutes.