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Accession Number
2006-1-2
Source
Archival Accessions
Accession Number
2006-1-2
Material Format
textual record
graphic material
Physical Description
ca. 190 photographs: b&w and col. ; 26 x 21 cm or smaller
1 painting: oil on canvas ; 77 x 63 cm in frame 91 x 78
35 cm of textual records
Date
1901-2005
Scope and Content
The accession includes a painting in the form of an oil on canvas portrait of Harry Dworkin, the grandfather of the donor. The painting was created by Sam Soboloff, who owned a tobacco store on St. Clair Avenue West during the 1920s.
In addition, the accession includes two cubic foot boxes of graphic and textual material. The records are in the form of family photographs of his grandparents and mother, correspondence written by the Dworkins, press clippings, an album as well as other material. Item lists of the materials, compiled previously, are included in the box.
Custodial History
Item lists found in the boxes indicate that these records belonged to Ellen (Honey) Arthurs.
Administrative History
Harry William (Raxlen) Arthurs was born on May 9, 1935 in Toronto to Lewis and Ellen Honey Raxlan. He was adopted in 1942 by Leon Arthurs of Toronto, Honey's second husband. He is the grandson of Dorothy and Harry Dworkin. His sister Cinda was born on Sept. 1, 1942, also in Toronto. In 1958, Arthurs married Sheila Rubin. After their divorce, he remarried Penelope Milnes and together they had two sons, Joshua and Gideon.
Harry Arthurs received his B.A. in 1955 and his LL.B. in 1958, both from the University of Toronto. He received his Masters of Law in 1959 from Harvard and joined Osgoode Hall Law School's faculty in 1961. Between 1968 and 1970, Arthurs served as Associate Dean and then as Dean, from 1972 to 1977. Arthurs served as President and Vice-Chancellor of York University from 1985 to 1992.
Arthurs is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (1982), an Officer of the Order of Canada (1989), a Member of the Order of Ontario (1995), and a Corresponding Fellow of the British Academy (2003). He was awarded the D.W. Mundell Medal in 1988, the first Killam Laureate in the Social Sciences in 2002, and the first Bora Laskin Award for Distinguished Contribution to Labour Law in 2003. His many publications include his book "Without the Law: Administrative Justice and Legal Pluralism in Nineteenth Century England."
Use Conditions
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.
Source
Archival Accessions
Accession Number
1990-1-6
Source
Archival Accessions
Accession Number
1990-1-6
Material Format
graphic material
Physical Description
22 photographs : col. (11 negatives) ; 10 x 15 cm and 35 mm
Date
1989
Scope and Content
Accession consists of photographs and negatives docmenting a B'Nai Brith "Never Again" rally in Minden, Ontario against white supremacists, and thanking the Minden United Church and other concerned citizens for their support.
Source
Archival Accessions
Part Of
Board of Jewish Education fonds
School files series
Level
File
ID
Fonds 48; Series 5; File 29
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Board of Jewish Education fonds
School files series
Level
File
Fonds
48
Series
5
File
29
Material Format
textual record
Date
1996
Physical Description
1 folder of textual records
Source
Archival Descriptions