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Part Of
Dorothy Dworkin fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 10; Item 12
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Dorothy Dworkin fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
10
Item
12
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1915
Physical Description
3 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 18 x 13 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
Photograph of the Dworkin family taken in a Toronto studio. From left to right are: Dora (Dorothy), Honey (Ellen), and Harry (Henry) Dworkin.
Notes
The negative and one of the prints were made by the OJA after acquiring the photographs.
Stamp, verso, lower right: L. Surdin Photo Studio, 16 Cameron St., Toronto.
Name Access
Arthurs, Ellen
Dworkin, Ellen
Dworkin, Harry
Dworkin, Henry
Dworkin, Honey
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
2005-4-5
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Betty Goldstick Lindgren fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 45; Item 42
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Betty Goldstick Lindgren fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
45
Item
42
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1918]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 10 cm (sight) on mat 24 x 16 cm
Scope and Content
Family portrait of Harry, Dora, and Honey Dworkin taken at a photo studio in Toronto.
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
1978-10-1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Betty Goldstick Lindgren fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 45; Item 31
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Betty Goldstick Lindgren fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
45
Item
31
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1915
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 9 cm
Admin History/Bio
Ellen Dworkin, the daughter of Dorothy and Henry, was called Honey by her parents. She was born on 19 June 1912. She married Lewis Raxlan in 1932. They divorced, and she married Leon Arthurs. They had two children, Harry and Linda. Harry later became the dean of Osgoode Law School.
Scope and Content
Postcard photograph of Honey Dworkin as a child. Her parents took studio photographs of her each year, and she appears to be approximately three years old in this photograph.
Subjects
Girls
Portraits
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.
Physical Condition
Good.
Accession Number
1978-10-1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Betty Goldstick Lindgren fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 45; Item 14
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Betty Goldstick Lindgren fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
45
Item
14
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1928]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 11 x 16 cm
Admin History/Bio
Ellen Dworkin, the daughter of Dorothy and Henry, was called Honey by her parents. She was born on 19 June 1912. She married Lewis Raxlan in 1932. They divorced, and she married Leon Arthurs. They had two children, Harry and Linda. Harry later became the dean of Osgoode Law School.
Scope and Content
The image is a portrait of Honey Dworkin as a teenager. Her parents had her photograph taken each year. This one was created by Ashley & Crippen Photographs located on Bloor Street West.
Subjects
Portraits
Teenagers
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
Bloor Street West (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
1978-10-1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 269
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
269
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1902]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 13 x 18 cm and 10 x 12 cm
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of the Levi family in Toronto.
Name Access
Levi, Paul
Rotenberg, Mattie
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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.)
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Sylvia Schwartz fonds
Lifecycle Events series
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 80; Series 7; Item 11
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Sylvia Schwartz fonds
Lifecycle Events series
Level
Item
Fonds
80
Series
7
Item
11
Material Format
graphic material
Date
July 1943
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 13 x 9 cm and 12 x 8 cm
Admin History/Bio
Ellen "Honey" Dworkin, the daughter of Dorothy and Henry, was called Honey by her parents. She was born on 19 June 1912. She married Lewis Raxlan in 1932. They divorced, and she then married Leon Arthurs (d. 14 November 1980) in August 1943. They had two children, Harry and Linda. Harry later became the Dean of Osgoode Law School. She had 6 grandchildren, Robin, Mark, Laurie, Jeff, Josh, and Gideon. She died on 10 May 1991.
Scope and Content
This item consists of a wedding portrait of Honey Dworkin.
Subjects
Weddings
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.
Related Material
See Fonds 45 for portraits of Honey Dworkin and her family.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1909]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 13 x 18 cm and 10 x 12 cm
Notes
Photograph is a copy.
Original photograph by J. L. Louckhead, Kingston.
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
Kingston (Ont.)
Accession Number
1982-7-9
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1909]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 17 x 12 cm
Notes
Photograph is a copy.
Name Access
Walker, Benjamin
Walker, Edith
Walker, Leah
Walker, Mrs. Benjamin
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
Kingston (Ont.)
Accession Number
1986-3-5
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Betty Goldstick Lindgren fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 45; Item 32
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Betty Goldstick Lindgren fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
45
Item
32
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1921
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 9 cm
Admin History/Bio
Ellen Dworkin, the daughter of Dorothy and Henry, was called Honey by her parents. She was born on 19 June 1912. She married Lewis Raxlan in 1932. They divorced, and she married Leon Arthurs. They had two children, Harry and Linda. Harry later became the dean of Osgoode Law School.
Scope and Content
Postcard of Honey Dworkin at nine years of age. Her parents would have her portrait taken each year at a studio. This image was used as a postcard.
Subjects
Girls
Portraits
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.
Accession Number
1978-10-1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 3066
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
3066
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1915
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative)
Name Access
Hashmall, Mr. Ansely Benjamin
Hashmall, Mrs. Ansely Benjamin
Hashmall, Frank
Hashmall, Harry
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
1981-7-4
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Dorothy Dworkin fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 10; Item 7
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Dorothy Dworkin fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
10
Item
7
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1919
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 14 x 9 cm
Admin History/Bio
Honey (Ellen) Dworkin was the daugher of Dorothy and Henry Dworkin.
Name Access
Arthurs, Ellen
Dworkin, Ellen
Dworkin, Honey
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
Poland
Accession Number
2005-4-5
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 935
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
935
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1903
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 18 x 13 cm and 12 x 10 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a copy print and corresponding negative of Mr. and Mrs. Myer Shear of Seaforth, Ontario with their children. The small boy pictured next to Mrs. Shear is George Shear.
Notes
Photo by Jackson Bros.
Name Access
Shear, Myer
Shear, George
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
Seaforth (Ont.)
Accession Number
1976-7-8
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 3529
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
3529
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1902
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia toned ; 7 x 9 cm, on matboard 11 x 17 cm
Scope and Content
Rose Rotstein's parents, grandparent's of Lloyd Bochner.
Rear left: Eliakum Bochner (with hat) brother to Mendel and Avrom Chaim, father of Mosie.
Left to right: Charlie; Rose (married Rotstein).
Notes
Original by H. E. Peagam, 254 Yonge St., Toronto.
Name Access
Bochner Mr
Bochner Mrs
Bochner, Charlie
Bochner, Rose
Rotstein, Rose
Bochner, Elias (Eliakum)
Bochner, Mendel
Bochner, Mosie
Bochner, Avrom Chaim
Bochner, Lloyd
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
1981-4-8
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 800
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
800
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[193-?]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 18 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a portrait of Abraham Duke with his wife and daughter of Kirkland Lake, Ontario.
Notes
Photo by Duke Studios.
Acquired in 1976.
Name Access
Duke, Abraham
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
Kirkland Lake (Ont.)
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 2343
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
2343
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1932
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w
Scope and Content
Item is a studio portrait of Malka, Yom and Shirley Dashkin.
Name Access
Dashkin, Malka
Dashkin, Shirley
Dashkin, Yom Tov
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
1980-9-2
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 6041
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
6041
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[1923 or 1924]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative)
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of Moishe and Tania Kachuck with daughter Bluma (Beulah) in Toronto.
Notes
Photo by Schlocter.
Name Access
Kachuck, Bluma (Beulah)
Kachuck, Moishe
Kachuck, Tania
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
1993-1-1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 3528
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
3528
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1902
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia toned ; 7 x 9 cm, on matboard, 11 x 16 cm
Scope and Content
Left to right: Rose, Dr. Maxwell K., Morris.
Notes
Photo by H. E. Peagam, 254 Yonge St., Toronto.
Name Access
Bochner, Avrom
Bochner, Mrs. Avrom
Bochner, Rose
Bochner, Dr. Max
Bochner, Morris
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
1981-4-8
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Dorothy Dworkin fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 10; Item 34
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Dorothy Dworkin fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
10
Item
34
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[192-?]
Physical Description
3 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 21 x 26 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
item is a photograph is a group portrait of eight men in suits (possibly members of the Labour Lyceum?). Harry Dworkin is standing in the centre, Mr. Blugerman is in the front row, on the far left, and Morris Goldstick is in the front row, fourth from left.
Notes
The negative and one of the prints are copies made by the OJA after acquiring the photographs.
Name Access
Blugerman, Mr.
Dworkin, Harry
Dworkin, Henry
Goldstick, Morris
Subjects
Portraits, Group
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.
Accession Number
2005-4-5
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Ida Lewis Siegel fonds
Photographs file
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 15; File 37; Item 13
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Ida Lewis Siegel fonds
Photographs file
Level
Item
Fonds
15
File
37
Item
13
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1899]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w (tintype) ; 9 x 7 cm
Admin History/Bio
The Daughters of Zion was the first ladies' Zionist society in Canada, founded in 1899 by Ida Lewis (Siegel). The society was involved in Zionist philanthropic work in Canada and abroad.
Scope and Content
Item is a studio portrait of eight members of the Daughters of Zion. Ida Lewis (Siegel) is standing in the back row on the far left.
Subjects
Portraits, Group
Societies
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.
Physical Condition
Photograph has sticky tape residue on it. The tin has also begun to rust and the image is brittle and chipping off. It is recommended that the item be looked at by a photo conservator.
Accession Number
1988-2-13
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Betty Goldstick Lindgren fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 45; Item 17
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Betty Goldstick Lindgren fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
45
Item
17
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1931]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 15 cm mounted and framed 39 x 30 cm
Admin History/Bio
Sarah Goldstick was married to Wolf Goldstick. Their daughter Celia married Mr. Louis Goodman, and they had two daughters, Dina and Rose. Dina only lived until the age of two. The surviving child, Rose, was born in Chicago. She married Mac Snider during the 1920s, and they had two children, Jordon and Susan, who were born in 1929 and 1935 respectively. Her husband died at a young age in March 1935, leaving Rose a young widow.
Scope and Content
This family portrait includes four generations of Goldsticks: Sarah Goldstick (far right), Celia Goodman (left), Rose Snider (back) and her son Jordon (in front). The photograph was taken in Toronto at Simpson Brothers Studio on Yonge Street, five years before Sarah passed away in 1936.
Notes
The file list provides the name Gordon for the child. However, Betty's family record book indicates that Rose's son's name was Jordon Sigmund Harry Snider. Therefore Jordon is used as the name for the child.
Name Access
Goodman, Mrs. Celia
Goldstick, Mrs. Wolf
Snider, Gordon
Snider, Rose
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
Yonge Street (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
1978-10-1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 3530
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
3530
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[between 1900 and 1920]
Physical Description
1 photograph
Admin History/Bio
The daughter in the back row eventually immigrated to Toronto.
Notes
Photo by B. Goldblatt, Brzezany, Galicia.
Name Access
Steinberg, Mrs
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
Galicia (Poland and Ukraine)
Accession Number
1981-4-8
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Gilbert Studios fonds
Negev dinners series
Dinner honouring Philip Granovsky file
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 37; Series 1; File 7; Item 36
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Gilbert Studios fonds
Negev dinners series
Dinner honouring Philip Granovsky file
Level
Item
Fonds
37
Series
1
File
7
Item
36
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1974
Physical Description
1 negative : col. ; 6 x 6 cm
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
Repro Restriction
Copyright may not be held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain permission prior to use.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Sylvia Schwartz fonds
Portraits of Prominent Jewish Torontonians series
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 80; Series 1; Item 19
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Sylvia Schwartz fonds
Portraits of Prominent Jewish Torontonians series
Level
Item
Fonds
80
Series
1
Item
19
Material Format
graphic material
Date
21 Apr. 1946
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 19 x 13 cm, 13 x 17 cm
Admin History/Bio
Ben and Elsie Harold were Labour Zionists, and Ben was a UJA chairman in 1982. The family moved to Detroit, Michigan. Ben passed away before Elsie.
Elsie Harold (b 21 May 1915 - 12 May 2006) was born in 1915 and had three siblings, Saul Freeman, Ruth Netter and Pearl Mekler. She married Ben Harold and had three children, Nancy Harold, Dr. David Harold and Dr. Rena Harold. She was a grandmother to 7 grandchildren and great grandmother of 4 great grandchildren prior to her death in 2006.
Scope and Content
The item is a portrait of Ben and Elsie Harold with their daughter.
Name Access
Schwartz, Sylvia, 1914-1998 (creator)
Subjects
Parent and child
Portraits, Group
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.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Gilbert Studios fonds
B'nai B'rith Sportsmen Lodge dinners series
1969 dinner file
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 37; Series 2; File 1; Item 18
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Gilbert Studios fonds
B'nai B'rith Sportsmen Lodge dinners series
1969 dinner file
Level
Item
Fonds
37
Series
2
File
1
Item
18
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1969
Physical Description
1 negative : b&w
Name Access
Gilbert, Al, 1922-
Subjects
Portraits, Group
Repro Restriction
Copyright may not be held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain permission prior to use.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Dorothy Dworkin fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 10; Item 2
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Dorothy Dworkin fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
10
Item
2
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[between 1920 and 1928]
Physical Description
3 photographs : b&w (1 negative), 16 x 22 cm or smaller
Admin History/Bio
Henry (Harry) Dworkin, husband of Dorothy (Goldstick) Dworkin, was born in 1886 in Russia and came to Canada in 1905. In the early years, Henry dispersed food to the hungry and helped people from Poland, Rumania, and Latvia after they settled in Canada. Henry opened E. & H. Dworkin Steamship and Bankers in 1917 with his brother Edward. The business continued as Dworkin Travel at 525 Dundas West. Dworkin Travel was the oldest travel agency in Toronto which also carried a wholesale tobacco business at the rear. Henry was also the founder of the Labour Lyceum. Henry and Dorothy had one daughter, Ellen, whose nickname was Honey. He died in an auto accident in 1928 and 20,000 people attended the funeral.
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of Mr. Henry Dworkin and immigrants. The photograph may have been taken in Poland.
Notes
The negative and one of the prints are copies made by the OJA after acquiring the photographs.
Raised imprint, recto, lower right: "Moderne" Kielce.
Name Access
Dworkin, Harry
Dworkin, Henry
Subjects
Immigrants
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
Poland
Accession Number
2005-4-5
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 758
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
758
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[195-]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 10 cm
Scope and Content
This item is an original print of Mr. Harry Tulchinsky of Brantford, Ontario.
Notes
Acquired in June 1976.
Name Access
Tulchinsky, Harry
Subjects
Portraits
Repro Restriction
Copyright may not be held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain permission prior to use.
Places
Brantford (Ont.)
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 4052
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
4052
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1926]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative)
Scope and Content
For complete identification, see accession record.
Name Access
Capitofksy family
Cappe family
Capitofsky, Mrs. Lazar
Capitofsky, Mr. Lazar
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
Wedding anniversaries
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
1986-6-2
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Betty Goldstick Lindgren fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 45; Item 18
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Betty Goldstick Lindgren fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
45
Item
18
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[192-?]
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia toned ; 29 x 22 cm on mat 44 x 28 cm
Admin History/Bio
Dorothy Dworkin (née Goldstick) was born in Latvia in 1890. She was the daughter of William and Sarah Goldstick. She came to Canada in 1904 at 14 years of age. She studied nursing in the United States, by training at Mount Sinai Hospital in Cleveland. She then took her exams in midwifery, and in 1909, she received her diploma from the State Board of Ohio.
In 1911 she married Henry Dworkin, who was the founder of the Toronto Labour Lyceum. Henry opened a variety store in 1917, which later became a tobacco and shipping agency business called Dworkin Travel, located at 525 Dundas Street West. Together, the Dworkins helped bring in hundreds of immigrants from Poland, Roumania and Latvia. The couple had a daughter, Ellen, whom they referred to as Honey. In 1928, Henry was tragically killed in an automobile accident. After her husband's death, Dorothy brought up her daughter alone, ran the travel business, and continued to do charitable work with Mount Sinai Hospital.
Scope and Content
Portrait of Dorothy Dworkin taken when she was in her 30s at the Lyonde Photo Studio in Toronto.
Subjects
Immigrants--Canada
Portraits
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.
Related Material
See Dorothy Dworkin fonds 10.
Places
Toronto (Ont.)
Accession Number
1978-10-1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Accession Number
2016-3-56
Source
Archival Accessions
Accession Number
2016-3-56
Material Format
textual record
Physical Description
1 folder of textual records
Date
1930-1976
Scope and Content
Accession consists of a covering letter to Steve (presumably Speisman) from Sidney Harris dated September 14, 1976. The letter refers to two documents (a letter) one of which is in Hebrew and the other being its translation into English. The translation was performed by BGK (likely Ben Kayfetz). The covering letter refers to the Geldzaeler and Scheuer families and also refers to other documents being given to Steve. However, there were no other documents in the folder. The letter was from Mark Geldzaeler to Edmund Scheuer in thanks for a gift of a box of cigars.
Custodial History
There is no information on the acquisition of this material. However, it does appear to come from a family album of Sydney M. Harris.
Subjects
Families
Name Access
Harris, Sydney M.
Scheuer, Edmund
Geldzaeler, Mark
Places
Toronto, Ontario
Source
Archival Accessions
Passenger Names
Harris, Mrs. A. G.
Date Range
June 6, 1911 to January 19, 1915
Source
Rotenberg Ledger
Passenger Names
Harris, Mrs. A. G.
Page Number
343
Date Range
June 6, 1911 to January 19, 1915
Photographer
Harvey and Adena Glasner
Source
Rotenberg Ledger
Part Of
Dorothy Dworkin fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 10; Item 26
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Dorothy Dworkin fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
10
Item
26
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[193-]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 12 x 17 cm
Name Access
Dworkin, Dorothy, 1890-1976
Salsberg, J. B. (Joseph B.), ca. 1903-1998
Subjects
Dinners and dining
Portraits, Group
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.
Accession Number
2005-4-5
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Dorothy Dworkin fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 10; Item 32
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Dorothy Dworkin fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
10
Item
32
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1925]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 15 x 10 cm
Admin History/Bio
Henry (Harry) Dworkin, husband of Dorothy (Goldstick) Dworkin, was born in 1886 in Russia and came to Canada in 1905. In the early years, Henry dispersed food to the hungry and helped people from Poland, Rumania, and Latvia after they settled in Canada. Henry opened E. & H. Dworkin Steamship and Bankers in 1917 with his brother Edward. The business continued as Dworkin Travel at 525 Dundas West. Dworkin Travel was the oldest travel agency in Toronto which also carried a wholesale tobacco business at the rear. Henry was also the founder of the Labour Lyceum. Henry and Dorothy had one daughter, Ellen, whose nickname was Honey. He died in an auto accident in 1928 and 20,000 people attended the funeral.
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of Mr. Henry (Harry) Dworkin.
Name Access
Dworkin, Harry
Dworkin, Henry
Subjects
Businesspeople
Immigrants--Canada
Portraits
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.
Accession Number
2005-4-5
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Henry Rosenbaum fonds
Photograph series
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 121; Series 1; Item 117
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Henry Rosenbaum fonds
Photograph series
Level
Item
Fonds
121
Series
1
Item
117
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1952
Physical Description
1 photograph : col ; 7 cm x 9 cm
Scope and Content
Item is a b & w photograph of Henry Rosenbaum with daughter Brenda, [Toronto, 1952]
Subjects
Portraits
Repro Restriction
Copyright is held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. Please contact the Archives to obtain permission prior to use.
Places
Toronto (Ont.)
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Henry Rosenbaum fonds
Photograph series
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 121; Series 1; Item 118
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Henry Rosenbaum fonds
Photograph series
Level
Item
Fonds
121
Series
1
Item
118
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1952
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 7 cm x 10 cm
Scope and Content
Item is a b & w photograph of Bella Rosenbaum with daughter Brenda, [Toronto, 1952]
Subjects
Portraits
Repro Restriction
Copyright is held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. Please contact the Archives to obtain permission prior to use.
Places
Toronto (Ont.)
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Dorothy Dworkin fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 10; Item 17
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Dorothy Dworkin fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
10
Item
17
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[1909?]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 18 x 13 cm or smaller
Scope and Content
Item is a copy photograph of Dora Dworkin in her nurses uniform. This may be her graduation photograph from the Medical State Board of Ohio after receiving her diploma in Midwifery in 1909.
Subjects
Nurses
Portraits
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.
Accession Number
2005-4-5
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 531
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
531
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1939
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative); 18 x 13 cm and 4 x 5 cm
Scope and Content
Item is a copy photograph of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Litvack, Toronto, May 6, 1939.
Name Access
Litvack, Harry
Subjects
Married people
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
Acquired June 22, 1975.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 53
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
53
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1940
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 21 x 26 cm
Admin History/Bio
Gutkin Fruitman arrived in Toronto in 1909. He operated the Sterling Rag and Metal Company on Turner Avenue.
Scope and Content
Item is a black-and-white photograph taken at the fiftieth wedding anniversary celebration for Mr. and Mrs. Gutkin Fruitman at the Kiever Synagogue in 1940. The picture is of a large group of people.
Notes
There is a negative for this photograph.
Name Access
Fruitman, Gutkin
Fruitman, Mrs.
Kiever Synagogue (Toronto, Ont.)
Rosenblatt, Rebecca
Subjects
Portraits, Group
Wedding anniversaries
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.)
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 641
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
641
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[194-]
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of Moses and Rivka Edell and their daughter Annie
Name Access
Edell, Annie
Edell, Moses
Edell, Rivka
Subjects
Families
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
Robert Street (Toronto, Ont.)
Source
Archival Descriptions
Name
Mr. and Mrs. Ben Newman
Material Format
sound recording
Interview Date
4 Jan. 1975
Source
Oral Histories
Name
Mr. and Mrs. Ben Newman
Number
OH 19
Subject
Families
Interview Date
4 Jan. 1975
Quantity
1
Interviewer
Stephen Spiesman
Conservation
Copied August 2003.
Use Restrictions
Conditional access. Researchers must receive permission from the interviewee or his/her heir prior to accessing the interview. Please contact the OJA for more information.
Copyright is held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. Please contact the Archives to obtain permission prior to use.
Biography
Ben Newman was born in July 1920 in St Catharines, Ontario. He married Sheila Gould from Winnipeg, Manitoba. Ben's father, Abraham, immigrated to St. Catharines from Russia in 1909, living with his aunt and uncle and helping them with their junk business. His wife, Mary, and two children followed later. Four more children were born in Canada: Norman, Benjamin, Rebecca, and Gordon. Benjamin took over the company after Abraham’s retirement and turned it into one of the largest steel manufacturers in Canada. Ben Newman was active in all phases of Jewish life in the community and was the first Jewish aldermen in St. Catharines, a position he held for several years.
Material Format
sound recording
Name Access
Newman, Benjamin
Newman, Sheila
Geographic Access
St. Catharines (Ont.)
Toronto (Ont.)
Original Format
Audio cassette
Copy Format
Audio cassette
Source
Oral Histories
Level
Item
ID
Item 4281
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
4281
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[between 1920 and 1939]
Physical Description
1 photograph : sepia
Admin History/Bio
Itche Goldberg (1904–2007) was a teacher at Workmen's Circle/Arbeiter Ring School. A promoter of the Yiddish language, Goldberg edited the Yidishe Kulture journal, serving as editor from 1964 to 2004. Active in left-wing politics, he ultimately repudiated Communist ideology in the 1950s. He died in 2007 at the age of 102.
Scope and Content
Item is a group portrait. Identified in this photograph from left to right: I. J. Weinrot, Mr. Himel, Itche Goldberg, unidentified seated man.
Name Access
Goldberg, Itche, 1904-2007
Weinrot, I.J.
Himel, Mr.
Arbeiter Ring Schools
Subjects
Portraits, Group
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
1985-3-6
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 1206
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
1206
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1928]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 13 x 18 cm and 12 x 10 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a studio portrait of Harry Rosenthal. He is dressed in formal wear.
Name Access
Rosenthal, Harry
Subjects
Portraits
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.
Accession Number
1977-1-5
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Levine and Cass family fonds
Moses Levine family series
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 25; Series 1; Item 17
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Levine and Cass family fonds
Moses Levine family series
Level
Item
Fonds
25
Series
1
Item
17
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1925]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 20 x 15 cm
Scope and Content
Item is a portrait of Harry Levine taken in a Toronto studio when he was approximately twenty-two years old.
Notes
Photographer: Lyttle & Kennedy Studios.
Name Access
Levine, Harry
Subjects
Portraits
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.
Physical Condition
Photograph is in good condition.
Places
Toronto (Ont.)
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 4515
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
4515
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1936]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 26 x 34 cm on matte 41 x 51 cm
Scope and Content
This item is an original portrait of Samuel Harris, former director of the Toronto Hebrew Free Loan Association from 1924 to 1936.
Name Access
Toronto Hebrew Free Loan Cassa
Subjects
Portraits
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.
Physical Condition
Matte is very brittle and is cracked in several places.
Places
Toronto (Ont.)
Accession Number
1986-11-4
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Henry Weingluck fonds
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 44; Item 25
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Henry Weingluck fonds
Level
Item
Fonds
44
Item
25
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1952]
Physical Description
1 photograph: b&w ; 9 x 12cm
Admin History/Bio
Etta Simon (née Blieberg, 1874–1967) and her husband Ephraim Simon (1876–1938) moved to Canada in 1904. Their children include Ben Simon (1905–1996), Rae Simon Weingluck (1902–1987), Leah (1905–1976), and Helen Simon Fineberg (1911–1986).
Scope and Content
Item consits of a family portrait Etta Simon with her daughters. From Left to right: Helen Simon, Rae Simon, Etta Simon, Leah Simon.
Name Access
Simon, Etta
Simon, Helen
Simon, Leah
Simon, Rae
Subjects
Mothers and daughters
Portraits, Group
Repro Restriction
Copyright is held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. Please contact the Archives to obtain permission prior to use.
Places
Dundas Street West (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
1988-2-11
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 944
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
944
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1920]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 18 x 13 cm
Scope and Content
Photograph of Mrs. Rose Penzner and children, 172 Chestnut Street, Toronto.
Name Access
Penzner, Rose
Subjects
Mother and child
Portraits, Group
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
Chestnut Street (Toronto, Ont.)
Accession Number
1975-12-1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Levine and Cass family fonds
Rosenbes family series
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 25; Series 16; Item 1
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Levine and Cass family fonds
Rosenbes family series
Level
Item
Fonds
25
Series
16
Item
1
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1904]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w ; 16 x 11 cm
Scope and Content
Item is a photograph of Harry (Hyman) and Katie Rosenbes, likely with Martha, their first-born, taken at a studio in Toronto. Mr. Rosenbes is standing on the right and is holding a small bunch of daisies and Mrs. Rosenbes is sitting on his left, holding the baby on her lap.
Notes
Photographer: W. Mair, 456 Broadway, Toronto
Albumen print mounted on cabinet card
Two 4 x 5 negatives available
Name Access
Rosenbes, Harry
Rosenbes, Hyman
Rosenbes, Martha
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.)
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Gilbert Studios fonds
Negev dinners series
Dinner honouring Eric and Esther Exton file
Level
Item
ID
Fonds 37; Series 1; File 8; Item 33
Source
Archival Descriptions
Part Of
Gilbert Studios fonds
Negev dinners series
Dinner honouring Eric and Esther Exton file
Level
Item
Fonds
37
Series
1
File
8
Item
33
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1978
Physical Description
1 negative : col. ; 6 x 6 cm
Name Access
Gilbert, Al, 1922-
Repro Restriction
Copyright may not be held by the Ontario Jewish Archives. It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain permission prior to use.
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
ID
Item 4112
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Item
4112
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1918]
Physical Description
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative) ; 12 x 17 cm and 12 x 10 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a copy print and corresponding negative of Ezra Smith, his wife Fegal, and six children. Children are, from left to right: Sarah, David, Bessey, Sylvia, Ida, Martha.
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Date
1922
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 13 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a copy portrait of the Rosen family of Kingston, Ontario. Pictured are:
Back row, left to right: Jennie (née Rosen?) Cohen, Clara (née Rosen) Shapiro.
Front row, left to right: Fruma Basha Rosen, Harold Shapiro, Moshe Velvel Rosen.
Name Access
Cohen, Jennie
Rosen, Clara
Rosen, Fruma Basha
Rosen, Jennie
Rosen, Moshe Velvel
Shapiro, Clara
Shapiro, Harold
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
Kingston (Ont.)
Accession Number
1986-3-5
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Source
Archival Descriptions
Level
Item
Material Format
graphic material
Date
[ca. 1921]
Physical Description
1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 18 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a copy portrait of the Tevan family of Kingston, Ontario.
Name Access
Tevan family
Subjects
Families
Portraits, Group
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
Kingston (Ont.)
Accession Number
1986-3-5
Source
Archival Descriptions
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