2 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 10 x 13 cm and 13 x 18 cm
Dr. Anna (nee David) Gelber (1907-2007) was born in Palestine in 1907 and passed away November 20th, 2007. Anna received her Doctor of Science from Sorbonne Univeristy in Paris, France and her Doctor of Medicine from the University of Toronto. An obstetrician, at one point she worked in the Medical Department of Toronto's Women's College Hospital. Anna was also a prominent communal worker, active as a member of the National Executive Board of the Canadian Hadassah.
Anna married Eddie Gelber, a prominent communal worker. They had three children, Edna, Lynn and David. She and Eddie travelled significantly between Israel and Toronto during their marriage.
Scope and Content
The item is a portrait of Dr. Anna Gelber andher children, Edna, Lynn and David.
Gelber, Anna, 1907-2007 (subject)
Schwartz, Sylvia, 1914-1998 (creator)
Mothers and daughters
Mothers and sons
Copyright is held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. Please contact the Archives to obtain permission prior to use.
See also Fonds 80, Series 1-1, Item 13 for portrait of Anna's husband, Mr. Eddie Gelber.