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Part Of
Gilbert Studios fonds
Jewish clubs, businesses and organizations series
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 37; Series 8; Item 10
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Gilbert Studios fonds
Jewish clubs, businesses and organizations series
Level
Item
Fonds
37
Series
8
Item
10
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca.1944]
Physical Description
1 negative : b&w ; 11 x 13 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph is of Louis Ruben standing outside of his tailoring store, which was located at 248 Royce Avenue in Toronto.
Name Access
Louis Ruben Hand Tailored Clothes
Ruben, Louis
Subjects
Storefronts
Tailors
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Royce Avenue (Toronto, Ont.)
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Date
Feb. 1944
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 12 x 7 cm and 12 x 10 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a photograph and corresponding negative of the H. Abramson Ready-To-Wear "selling out!" sale in Peterborough, Ontario. The photo depicts the exterior of the store.
Name Access
H. Abramson Ready-To-Wear
Subjects
Special sales
Storefronts
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Peterborough (Ont.)
Accession Number
1978-7-1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 1191
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
1191
Material Format
graphic material
Date
22 May 1936
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 13 x 18 cm and 10 x 12 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a copy print and corresponding negative of the Bucovetsky store in Kapuskasing, Ontario. The store was owned by Sam Bucovetsky. The photograph was taken during a large sale at the store and many people can be seen lined up at the two entrances.
Name Access
Bucovetsky, Sam
Subjects
Special sales
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Kapuskasing (Ont.)
Accession Number
1976-10-6
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 1186
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
1186
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1918]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 13 x 18 cm and 10 x 12 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a copy print and corresponding negative of Bucovetsky store window in Timmins, Ontario. Affixed to the window is a flyer for a grand opening sale. There are also several signs with slogans which read: meet our manager Mr. Seely; come in, get aquainted (sic), bargains that are real bargains, truly the working man's stores.
Name Access
Bucovetsky
Subjects
Special sales
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Timmins (Ont.)
Accession Number
1976-10-6
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 4995
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
4995
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 192-]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative)
Admin History/Bio
Samuel Robins came from England in 1907 from Debrova. The store was given up in 1953 or 1954.
Name Access
Robins, Samuel
Samuel Robins' Tailor Shop
Subjects
Storefronts
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Queen Street East (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
1989-12-3
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 4994
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
4994
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1926]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative)
Admin History/Bio
Bess Robins was eighteen years old at the time of this photograph.
Name Access
Robins, Bess
Robins' Tailor Shop
Subjects
Storefronts
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Queen Street East (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
1989-12-3
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Gordon Mendly fonds
Businesses series
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 18; Series 2; Item 1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Gordon Mendly fonds
Businesses series
Level
Item
Fonds
18
Series
2
Item
1
Material Format
graphic material
Date
16 May 1959
Physical Description
1 negative : b&w ; 10 x 13 cm
Scope and Content
Item is a negative of the exterior of F. Goldstien's (sic) butcher shop at the corner of Augusta and Baldwin Avenues in Kensington Market.
Name Access
F. Goldstien Butcher Shop
Subjects
Storefronts
Repro Restriction
Copyright is held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. Please contact the Archives to obtain permission prior to use.
Places
Augusta Avenue (Toronto. Ont.)
Baldwin Street (Toronto, Ont.)
Kensington Market (Toronto, Ont.)
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
William Stern fonds
Toronto Jewish community photographs series
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 33; Series 4; Item 12
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
William Stern fonds
Toronto Jewish community photographs series
Level
Item
Fonds
33
Series
4
Item
12
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1940
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a copy photograph of M. Grossman standing outside his butcher shop at 798 Dundas Street in Toronto. The sign in the window is in both English and Hebrew and indicates that he is a kosher butcher.
Name Access
Grossman, M.
Subjects
Butchers
Storefronts
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Dundas Street West (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
2005-5-9
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Thelma Harris Rose Family fonds
Ruben family series
Level
Series
ID
Fonds 115; Series 3
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Thelma Harris Rose Family fonds
Ruben family series
Level
Series
Fonds
115
Series
3
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1914]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 14 cm
Admin History/Bio
Aaron Ruben was the son of David and Hannah/Annie (née Co(u)plan) Ruben, the brother and sister-in-law of Sarah (née Ruben) Harris. Aaron Ruben was killed in Flanders in the Second Battle of Ypres in 1915, during the First World War.
Scope and Content
Series consists of one file featuring a photograph of Aaron Ruben as a teenager.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Passenger Names
Goldsmith, Ruben
Date Range
June 6, 1911 to January 19, 1915
Source
Rotenberg Ledger
Passenger Names
Goldsmith, Ruben
Page Number
527
Date Range
June 6, 1911 to January 19, 1915
Photographer
Harvey and Adena Glasner
Source
Rotenberg Ledger
Level
Item
ID
Item 4105
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
4105
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1910]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 13 x 18 cm and 12 x 10 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a copy print and corresponding negative of Oscar Smith sitting in front of his boot and shoe repair shop on Surry Street in Guelph, Ontario.
Name Access
Smith, Oscar
Subjects
Storefronts
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Guelph (Ont.)
Accession Number
1978-7-17
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 1480
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
1480
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[1913 or 1914]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative)
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of Max Wyman standing in front of his luggage shop on Queen St. West in Toronto.
Name Access
Wyman, Max
Subjects
Storefronts
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Queen Street West (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
1978-1-8
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Ethel Mehr fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 68; Item 59
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Ethel Mehr fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
68
Item
59
Material Format
graphic material
Date
11 Sept. 1948
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a photograph of the exterior of the Lady Ellis Shops Limited in Stratford, Ontario. The photograph was taken on the opening day.
Name Access
Lady Ellis Shop
Subjects
Storefronts
Women's clothing
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Stratford (Ont.)
Accession Number
1988-12-3
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 3287
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
3287
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1911]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative)
Name Access
Sprachman, Jacob
Subjects
Storefronts
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Baldwin Street (Toronto, Ont.)
Kensington Market (Toronto, Ont.)
Spadina Avenue (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
1982-7-4
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 2951
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
2951
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1920]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative)
Scope and Content
Mrs. Toba (Taube) Gang in doorway.
Name Access
Gang's Dry Goods Shop
Subjects
Storefronts
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Dundas Street West (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
1980-1-16
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 4443
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
4443
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[193-?]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative)
Scope and Content
Left: Boris Kotzer.
Name Access
Kotzer, Boris
United Barber Shop (Toronto, Ont.)
Subjects
Barbershops
Storefronts
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Dundas Street West (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
1988-10-5
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Sadie Stren fonds
Photographs file
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 78; File 3; Item 21
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Sadie Stren fonds
Photographs file
Level
Item
Fonds
78
File
3
Item
21
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[196-]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 21 x 26 cm and 10 x 12 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a copy print and corresponding negative of the exterior window display and sign of the Economy Men's Shop in Brantford, Ontario. It was owned by Ben Kanter.
Name Access
Economy Men's Shop
Kanter, Ben
Subjects
Men's clothing
Show windows
Storefronts
Repro Restriction
Copyright is not held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain permission prior to use.
Accession Number
1978-11-3
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Gordon Mendly fonds
Businesses series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 18; Series 2; File 1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Gordon Mendly fonds
Businesses series
Level
File
Fonds
18
Series
2
File
1
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1966]
Physical Description
4 negatives : b&w ; 10 x 13 cm
Scope and Content
File consists of images of the interior of Mr. Klermintz' tailor shop on Queen Street West. Included are two photographs of the tailor shop workroom and two photographs of a young woman helping a customer on the sales floor.
Name Access
Klermintz, Mr.
Subjects
Business
Repro Restriction
Copyright is held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. Please contact the Archives to obtain permission prior to use.
Places
Queen Street West (Toronto, Ont.)
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 4440
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
4440
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[1916 or 1917]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Left to right: Joseph Lazarus (son, age 19), Samuel Lazarus (father), Rebecca Lazarus (daughter, age 12 or 13).
Name Access
Lazarus, Joseph
Lazarus, Rebecca
Lazarus, Samuel
Lazarus Tailoring and Dyeing Shop
Subjects
Fathers and daughters
Fathers and sons
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Toronto (Ont.)
Accession Number
1988-11-4
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Thelma Harris Rose Family fonds
Ruben family series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 115; Series 3; File 1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Thelma Harris Rose Family fonds
Ruben family series
Level
File
Fonds
115
Series
3
File
1
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1914]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w : 8 x 14 cm
Scope and Content
File consists of one portrait of Aaron Ruben as a teenager. Aaron was killed at Ypres during the First World War.
Subjects
World War, 1914-1918
Soldiers--Canada
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 2551
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
2551
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1940]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Zalman Cohen is pictured in the window.
Name Access
Cohen, Zalman
Subjects
Barbershops
Storefronts
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Denison Avenue (Toronto, Ont.)
Dundas Street West (Toronto, Ont.)
Kensington Market (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
1981-2-3
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Henry Weingluck fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 44; Item 6
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Henry Weingluck fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
44
Item
6
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1950]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 9 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a photograph of Henry Weingluck standing in front of his gallery and gift shop at 623 College Street West, Toronto, called Weingluck's Art Gallery and Gift Shoppe.
Name Access
Weingluck's Art Gallery and Gift Shoppe
Subjects
Businesspeople
Portraits
Storefronts
Repro Restriction
Copyright is held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. Please contact the Archives to obtain permission prior to use.
Places
College Street (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
1988-2-11
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Ethel Mehr fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 68; Item 64
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Ethel Mehr fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
68
Item
64
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[194-]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 25 x 18 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a photograph of the exterior of the Lady Ellis Shops store in Windsor, Ontario. The store was the thirty-second in the chain of women's wear stores.
Name Access
Lady Ellis Shop
Subjects
Show windows
Storefronts
Women's clothing
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Windsor (Ont.)
Accession Number
1988-12-3
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 3258
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
3258
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1933]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 9 x 7 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a photograph of Louis Fingold in front of his general store in Aurora, Ontario.
Name Access
Fingold, Louis
Subjects
General stores
Storefronts
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Aurora (Ont.)
Accession Number
1982-6-4
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Jewish Immigrant Aid Services of Toronto fonds
Administration series
Subject files sub-series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 9; Series 5-3; File 17
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Jewish Immigrant Aid Services of Toronto fonds
Administration series
Subject files sub-series
Level
File
Fonds
9
Series
5-3
File
17
Material Format
textual record
Date
1948
Physical Description
1 folder of textual records
Access Restriction
Records in off-site storage; advance notice required to view.
Closed. Researchers must receive permission from the OJA Director prior to accessing the records.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 2923
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
2923
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[1924 or 1925]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative)
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of a child standing in the doorway of Max Grossman's Furrier Shop. Visible in the right-side window is a broadside for the Standard Theatre.
Name Access
Max Grossman Furrier Shop
Subjects
Fur trade
Storefronts
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Bathurst Street (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
1981-3-9
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Thelma Harris Rose Family fonds
Harris family series
Samuel and Sarah Harris sub-series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 115; Series 1-1; File 1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Thelma Harris Rose Family fonds
Harris family series
Samuel and Sarah Harris sub-series
Level
File
Fonds
115
Series
1-1
File
1
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[188-]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w and sepia ; 10 x 15 cm and 9 x 12 cm
Scope and Content
File contains two photographs of Sarah and her brother Harry Ruben. The first is a studio portrait of Sarah and the second is copy print of a studio photograph featuring both Harry and Sarah.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Ethel Mehr fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 68; Item 52
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Ethel Mehr fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
68
Item
52
Material Format
graphic material
Date
15 Nov. 1946
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a photograph depicting a large line-up of people waiting to get into the first Lady Ellis Shop located at the corner of Yonge and Adelaide Streets in Toronto. The photograph was taken on opening day.
Name Access
Lady Ellis Shop
Subjects
Consumers
Storefronts
Women's clothing
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Adelaide Street West (Toronto, Ont.)
Yonge Street (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
1988-12-3
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Jewish Community Centre of Toronto fonds
Jewish Community Centre Archives Committee series
Photograph collection sub-series
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 61; Series 2-2; Item 46
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Jewish Community Centre of Toronto fonds
Jewish Community Centre Archives Committee series
Photograph collection sub-series
Level
Item
Fonds
61
Series
2-2
Item
46
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1954
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm
Scope and Content
This file consists of one photograph of the Bloor and Spadina Y.M.-Y.W.H.A. shop class. Featured from left to right: Fred Tittel, Irving Milgrom, Milton Rodness and instructor Archie Bell.
Repro Restriction
Copyright is held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. Please contact the Archives to obtain permission prior to use.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
National Council of Jewish Women of Canada fonds
Toronto Section series
Thrift Shop Portfolio sub-series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 38; Series 7-7; File 1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
National Council of Jewish Women of Canada fonds
Toronto Section series
Thrift Shop Portfolio sub-series
Level
File
Fonds
38
Series
7-7
File
1
Material Format
textual record
Date
1968-1971
Physical Description
1 folder of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of the minutes of thrift shop meetings and newsclippings about a fashion show of clothing and the Thrift Shop on 284 Queen Street East.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
National Council of Jewish Women of Canada fonds
Toronto Section series
Toronto Section archival material sub-series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 38; Series 7-13; File 35
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
National Council of Jewish Women of Canada fonds
Toronto Section series
Toronto Section archival material sub-series
Level
File
Fonds
38
Series
7-13
File
35
Material Format
textual record
graphic material
Date
1958-1973
Physical Description
1 folder of textual records
28 photographs : b&w and col. ; 28 x 22 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
File consists of newsclippings, correspondence and photographs pertaining to Thrift Shops run by NCJW across Canada. Of the 28 photographs, seven are photocopies of photographs and all are taken in or outside Thrift Shops, or at the Angels' Ball.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care fonds
Women's Auxiliary series
Programs and services sub-series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 14; Series 4-6; File 39
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care fonds
Women's Auxiliary series
Programs and services sub-series
Level
File
Fonds
14
Series
4-6
File
39
Material Format
graphic material
textual record
Date
1969-1978
Physical Description
4 photographs : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm and 6 x 7 cm
1 folder of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of textual and graphic material documenting the operation of Baycrest's Gift Shop. Included are meeting notices and minutes, correspondence, a list of Gift Shop personnel, and event notices. Also included are photographs of the Gift Shop and a staff luncheon. Identified in the photographs is: Leonard Dezenhouse.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care fonds
Women's Auxiliary series
Programs and services sub-series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 14; Series 4-6; File 40
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care fonds
Women's Auxiliary series
Programs and services sub-series
Level
File
Fonds
14
Series
4-6
File
40
Material Format
graphic material
textual record
Date
[ca. 1975]-1982
Physical Description
7 photographs : b&w and col. (1 negative) ; 26 x 21 cm or smaller
1 folder of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of correspondence and photographs documenting the operation of Baycrest's Beauty Shop.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care fonds
Women's Auxiliary series
Programs and services sub-series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 14; Series 4-6; File 41
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care fonds
Women's Auxiliary series
Programs and services sub-series
Level
File
Fonds
14
Series
4-6
File
41
Material Format
textual record
Date
1976-1977
Physical Description
1 folder of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of a memo and ledger documenting the operation and finances of Baycrest's Opportunity Shop.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care fonds
Women's Auxiliary series
Scrapbook file
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 14; Series 4; File 2; Item 9
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care fonds
Women's Auxiliary series
Scrapbook file
Level
Item
Fonds
14
Series
4
File
2
Item
9
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1961]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 24 x 21 cm
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of a resident receiving a trim at the Barber Shop.
Notes
Photographer unknown.
Repro Restriction
Copyright is not held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain permission prior to use.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Accession Number
2004-5-66
Source
Archival Accessions
Accession Number
2004-5-66
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w ; 13 x 18 cm
Date
1938
Scope and Content
Accession consists of an original and a copy photograph of a salesman in a sparcely furnished fur shop in an unknown location.
Source
Archival Accessions
Part Of
Dora Till fonds
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care Women's Auxiliary series
Programming and services sub-series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 52; Series 2-4; File 3
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Dora Till fonds
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care Women's Auxiliary series
Programming and services sub-series
Level
File
Fonds
52
Series
2-4
File
3
Material Format
textual record
Date
[ca. 1970]
Physical Description
1 folder of texual records
1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 3430
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
3430
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[between 1900 and 1910]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative)
Scope and Content
Identified in the first row, third from end: E. M. Sprachman, Carl April, Kate Sprachman.
In photograph, also pictured are some Brodies and Taylors.
Name Access
April, Carol
Sprachman, E. M.
Sprachman, Kate
Subjects
Birthdays
Parties
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
King Street East (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
1982-7-4
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Samuel Posluns fonds
Level
File
ID
Fonds 70; File 5
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Samuel Posluns fonds
Level
File
Fonds
70
File
5
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1947
Physical Description
51 photographs : b&w ; 17 x 12 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
File consists of black and white photographs related to the Tailor Project, including photos taken at Bergen Belsen Displaced Persons Camp showing the Tailor Project team testing candidates. Other photos include scenes of devestation in Hanover, documentation of concentration camps at Belsen and Dachau as well as two photos of Posluns with unidentified individuals, taken at the Munich Military Post Officers Club. Other identified individuals include Max Enkin and Samuel Herbst.
Subjects
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Refugee camps
Repro Restriction
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.
Places
Germany
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Samuel Posluns fonds
Level
File
ID
Fonds 70; File 4
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Samuel Posluns fonds
Level
File
Fonds
70
File
4
Material Format
textual record
Date
1947
Physical Description
1 folder of textual records
Scope and Content
File consists of letters regarding the Tailor Project from organizers and Federal Government officials. Also included is a letter from Ontario MPP J.B. Salsberg in which he describes the "very definite anti-Jewish bias in the Canadian immigration policies and their application".
Repro Restriction
Copyright is held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. Please contact the Archives to obtain permission prior to use.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Canadian Jewish Congress, Ontario Region fonds
Canadian Overseas Garment Commission series
Passenger lists sub-series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 17; Series 47-2; File 5
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Canadian Jewish Congress, Ontario Region fonds
Canadian Overseas Garment Commission series
Passenger lists sub-series
Level
File
Fonds
17
Series
47-2
File
5
Material Format
textual record
Date
1947
Physical Description
1 folder of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains a list of sponsored tailors screened by the Overseas Commission while in Europe. The list includes family name, age, gender, marital status, number of children, sponsor name and address.
Access Restriction
Partially closed. Researchers must receive permission from the OJA Director prior to accessing some of the records.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Canadian Jewish Congress, Ontario Region fonds
Canadian Overseas Garment Commission series
Passenger lists sub-series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 17; Series 47-2; File 6
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Canadian Jewish Congress, Ontario Region fonds
Canadian Overseas Garment Commission series
Passenger lists sub-series
Level
File
Fonds
17
Series
47-2
File
6
Material Format
textual record
Date
[between 1947 and 1948]
Physical Description
1 folder of textual records
Scope and Content
File contains an alphabectical list of tailors screened by the Canadian Overseas Garment Commission while in Europe. The list includes family name, gender, marital status, children, religion, nationality, age, and DP camp location.
Access Restriction
Partially closed. Researchers must receive permission from the OJA Director prior to accessing some of the records.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Men's Clothing Manufacturers' Association of Ontario fonds
Other committee meeting minutes and agendas series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 31; Series 9; File 19
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Men's Clothing Manufacturers' Association of Ontario fonds
Other committee meeting minutes and agendas series
Level
File
Fonds
31
Series
9
File
19
Material Format
textual record
Date
1946
Physical Description
1 folder of textual records
Accession Number
2008-12-4
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Benjamin Dunkelman fonds
Business series
Tip Top Tailors sub-series
Level
Sub-series
ID
Fonds 2; Series 3-1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Benjamin Dunkelman fonds
Business series
Tip Top Tailors sub-series
Level
Sub-series
Fonds
2
Series
3-1
Material Format
textual record
graphic material
Date
1898, 1941-1988
Physical Description
4 cm of textual records
16 photographs
Admin History/Bio
David Dunkelman, Benjamin's father, started Tip Top Tailors in Toronto in 1909, and by 1950 it had become a thriving business, with more than 1000 outlets across the country. During the 1930s, Ben had worked for the company, and following the Arab-Israeli War in 1948-49, he returned to Tip Top. He took over as company CEO in the 1950s until the company was sold to Dylex Ltd. in 1967.
Scope and Content
Sub-series consists of photographs, correspondence and clippings documenting David and Ben Dunkelman's involvement in the family firm, Tip Top Tailors.
Name Access
Tip Top Tailors
Physical Condition
Most photographs are warped.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
National Council of Jewish Women of Canada fonds
Toronto Section series
Thrift Shop Portfolio sub-series
Level
Sub-series
ID
Fonds 38; Series 7-7
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
National Council of Jewish Women of Canada fonds
Toronto Section series
Thrift Shop Portfolio sub-series
Level
Sub-series
Fonds
38
Series
7-7
Material Format
textual record
Date
1968-1971
Physical Description
1 cm of textual records
Admin History/Bio
Toronto Section's executive historically incorporated five or six vice-presidents, each in charge of a portfolio made up of a group of related committees. The thrift shop was a significant generator of revenue until the shop discontinued in 1971.
Scope and Content
Sub-series consists of one file of newsclippings, meeting minutes and correspondence from the thrift shop's final few years.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Men's Clothing Manufacturers' Association of Ontario fonds
Other committee meeting minutes and agendas series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 31; Series 9; File 5
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Men's Clothing Manufacturers' Association of Ontario fonds
Other committee meeting minutes and agendas series
Level
File
Fonds
31
Series
9
File
5
Material Format
textual record
Date
1919-1920, 1935
Physical Description
1 folder of textual records
Accession Number
2008-12-4
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Dora Till fonds
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care Women's Auxiliary series
Sub-committees sub-series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 52; Series 2-2; File 8
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Dora Till fonds
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care Women's Auxiliary series
Sub-committees sub-series
Level
File
Fonds
52
Series
2-2
File
8
Material Format
textual record
Date
1967
Physical Description
1 folder of textual records
Source
Archival Descriptions
Address
305 Spadina Avenue
Source
Landmarks

The Standard Barber Shop was owned by Benjamin and Gittel (nee Stillman) Barsh. Benjamin Barsh was also the music director for the Standard Theatre and played viola with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra.
Address
305 Spadina Avenue
Scope Note
The Standard Barber Shop was owned by Benjamin and Gittel (nee Stillman) Barsh. Benjamin Barsh was also the music director for the Standard Theatre and played viola with the Toronto Symphony Orchestra.
Category
Retail store
Source
Landmarks
Accession Number
2014-7-5
Source
Archival Accessions
Accession Number
2014-7-5
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 folder of textual records
Date
2013
Scope and Content
Accession consists of items gathered to comprise the time capsule commemorating the 60th anniversary of the Miles Nadal JCC. Documents include event programmes, ticket stubs, a timeline, a summary of the history of the Miles Nadal JCC, and several newspaper clippings.
Subjects
Anniversaries
Name Access
Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre
Source
Archival Accessions
Accession Number
2019-4-1
Source
Archival Accessions
Accession Number
2019-4-1
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 folder
Date
1965
Scope and Content
Accession consists of a booklet issued on the occassion of the fifteenth anniversary of the Cloakmakers Branch of the Independent Workers Circle. The latter took place in 1965 and a celebration was held on Sunday, November 7 in the auditorium of the Borochov Centre at 272 Codsell Avenue, Downsview, Ontario. Also included is a certificate that was found inside the booklet. The latter, which appears to be dated to 1965, has not been translated.
Descriptive Notes
Language: Apart from its cover, booklet is mostly in Yiddish; certificate is also in Yiddish.
Subjects
Anniversaries
Places
Downsview (Toronto, Ont.)
Source
Archival Accessions
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