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Part Of
Sylvia Schwartz fonds
Family series
Recreation sub-series
Harry L. Wolfson and Family at the Cottage in Bobcaygeon file
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 80; Series 5-2; File 7; Item 1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Sylvia Schwartz fonds
Family series
Recreation sub-series
Harry L. Wolfson and Family at the Cottage in Bobcaygeon file
Level
Item
Fonds
80
Series
5-2
File
7
Item
1
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1960
Physical Description
1 photograph : colour (negative) ; 7 x 7 cm
Admin History/Bio
Harry L. Wolfson (d. 6 November 1974), economist and community leader, was born in Toronto, the son of Hyman and Rebecca (Tranbetsky) Wolfson. He was married to Rose Chrom and had four children: Sheila, Alan, Judith and Laurence. He received his education at the University of Toronto and King's College, Cambridge University 1932-1934 where he studied under John M. Keynes.
He was the director and officer of various organizations including the general manager of the Palestine Jewish Colonization Association (1934-1950); executive secretary of the Economic Stabilization Commission in Palestine (1942-1948); economic co-coordinator of the State of Israel (1948-1950); financial councilor for the Canadian Embassy in Washington (1951-1952); and alternate director of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank (1951-1952). He was affiliated with the Zionist Organization of Canada, the Canadian Jewish Congress, the United Jewish Welfare Fund, the Jewish Home for the Aged and Baycrest Hospital and the Y-Arts Council of the Y.M.-Y.W.H.A.
Rose Wolfson (nee Chrom) (b. 1918 - d. 1 May 2013) was the sister of Sara Schacter and Vivian Chrom. She was married to Harry L. Wolfson and had four children, Sheila, Alan, Judith and Laurence. She had nine grandchildren, Anna, Michael, Jesse, Julian, Jeremy, Alexander, Matthew, Nathaniel and Ethan, and seven great-grandchildren.
Dr. Alan Wolfson is the son of Harry and Rose Wolfson, and the brother to Judith, Sheila and Laurence Wolfson. He received degrees from Princeton, University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) and a PhD in Economics in 1975 from Harvard. He has had several careers, spanning academia, government and business. He is now a strategy consultant and board director.
Judith Wolfson is the daughter of Harry and Rose Wolfson and the sister of Sheila, Alan and Laurence Wolfson.
Sheila Wolfson is the daughter of Harry and Rose Wolfson and the sister of Judith, Alan and Laurence Wolfson.
Laurence Wolfson is the son of Harry and Rose Wolfson, and the brother to Judith, Sheila and Alan Wolfson
Ruthie Solway is Fanny (nee Schwartz) Solway’s niece by marriage, who had been adopted by Alex Solway’s brother.
Scope and Content
This item is a portrait of the Wolfson Family and Ruthie Solway. First row (left to right): Ruthie Solway and Sheila Wolson. Second row (left to right): Rose Wolson, Laurence Wolfson and Alan Wolfson. Third row: Harry L. Wolfson.
Notes
This item has no proofs.
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
Sylvia Schwartz fonds
Family series
Recreation sub-series
Harry L. Wolfson and Family at the Cottage in Bobcaygeon file
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 80; Series 5-2; File 7; Item 2
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Sylvia Schwartz fonds
Family series
Recreation sub-series
Harry L. Wolfson and Family at the Cottage in Bobcaygeon file
Level
Item
Fonds
80
Series
5-2
File
7
Item
2
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1960
Physical Description
1 photograph : colour (negative) ; 13 x 7 cm
Admin History/Bio
Dr. Alan Wolfson is the son of Harry and Rose Wolfson, and the brother to Judith, Sheila and Laurence Wolfson. He received degrees from Princeton, University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) and a PhD in Economics in 1975 from Harvard. He has had several careers, spanning academia, government and business. He is now a strategy consultant and board director.
Sheila Wolfson is the daughter of Harry and Rose Wolfson and the sister of Judith, Alan and Laurence Wolfson.
Laurence Wolfson is the son of Harry and Rose Wolfson, and the brother to Judith, Sheila and Alan Wolfson
Ruthie Solway is Fanny (nee Schwartz) Solway’s niece by marriage, who had been adopted by Alex Solway’s brother.
Scope and Content
This item is a portrait of the Wolfson children and Ruthie Solway. Seated (left to right): Sheila Wolson, Ruthie Solway and Alan Wolfson. Standing: Laurence Wolfson.
Notes
This item has no proofs. This item shares a negative with F80_s5-2_f7_i3.
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
Sylvia Schwartz fonds
Family series
Recreation sub-series
Harry L. Wolfson and Family at the Cottage in Bobcaygeon file
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 80; Series 5-2; File 7; Item 3
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Sylvia Schwartz fonds
Family series
Recreation sub-series
Harry L. Wolfson and Family at the Cottage in Bobcaygeon file
Level
Item
Fonds
80
Series
5-2
File
7
Item
3
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1960
Physical Description
1 photograph : colour (negative) ; 13 x 7 cm
Admin History/Bio
Frances Gruber was the closest personal friend of Sylvia Schwartz. Schwartz photographed her many times with musicians and celebrities. David Gruber is her son (?).
Scope and Content
This item is a portrait of David Gruber.
Notes
This item has no proofs. This item shares a negative with F80_s5-2_f7_i2.
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
Sylvia Schwartz fonds
Family series
Recreation sub-series
Harry L. Wolfson and Family at the Cottage in Bobcaygeon file
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 80; Series 5-2; File 7; Item 4
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Sylvia Schwartz fonds
Family series
Recreation sub-series
Harry L. Wolfson and Family at the Cottage in Bobcaygeon file
Level
Item
Fonds
80
Series
5-2
File
7
Item
4
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1960
Physical Description
1 photograph : colour (negative) ; 13 x 6 cm
Admin History/Bio
Frances Gruber was the closest personal friend of Sylvia Schwartz. Schwartz photographed her many times with musicians and celebrities. David Gruber is her son (?).
Scope and Content
This item is a portrait of David Gruber.
Notes
This item has no proofs. This item shares a negative with F80_s5-2_f7_i5.
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
Sylvia Schwartz fonds
Family series
Recreation sub-series
Harry L. Wolfson and Family at the Cottage in Bobcaygeon file
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 80; Series 5-2; File 7; Item 5
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Sylvia Schwartz fonds
Family series
Recreation sub-series
Harry L. Wolfson and Family at the Cottage in Bobcaygeon file
Level
Item
Fonds
80
Series
5-2
File
7
Item
5
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1960
Physical Description
1 photograph : colour (negative) ; 13 x 6 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a view of a bridge at Bobcaygeon, with one person standing on it looking into the water and another person seated on the edge of the bridge.
Notes
This item has no proofs. This item shares a negative with F80_s5-2_f7_i4.
Repro Restriction
Copyright is held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. Please contact the Archives to obtain permission prior to use.
Source
Archival Descriptions
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