File consists of a letter to Frank Folino from Justine Apple. In the letter, Justine writes of Kulanu Toronto's
support of "the mission, vision, and values of Pride Toronto." The letter is dated 3 April 2009.
File consists of correspondence between Ben Dunkelman and acquaintances he sent his book to, including Barney Danson, Jay Rutherford, Allan Bronfman and Harry Batshaw. Much of the correspondence comments on Dual Allegiance.
This file consists of general correspondence. Included is correspondence pertaining to Mizrachi business; Katz's involvement with the start of the" Hebrew Journal"; correspondence pertaining to arrangements for summers spent in Bronte, ON. (e.g. notifying Toronto police of his absence, rerouting The Jewish Morning Journal, gardening services); a letter from Toronto G'millath Chasidim Association contacting Katz as guarantor or a loan; correspondence concerning properties owned by Katz (e.g. rent owning, property assessment, utilities, purchase of property in Bronte, ON in 1931, notice from the Department of Buildings requesting a repair of a chimney, insurance); a postcard in Yiddish; a personal letter of thanks from Samuel Factor, M.P.; a bill of sale for plumbing supplies; birthday greetings; correspondence with Horowitz Bros. & Margareten concerting information regarding the Customs Division of Canada and correspondence sent form Poland (e.g. a copy of a marriage certificate written in Hebrew and Yiddish, a wedding invitation) and miscellaneous correspondence in Yiddish. Also included are two letters sent by Katz to business associates requesting they not do business with his son, Ben, following Ben's decision to leave Reliable Tobacco once he got engaged in 1936. Also included is a medical report by Dr. A. I. Willinsky.
File consists of two letters. The first, dated November 6th, 1918, is a letter from Edmund Scheuer's brother, Benno, to Jessica (Jessie) Bloom, his daughter-in-law, congratulating her on just having learned of her marriage on Novermber 3rd, 1918, to Isadore Scheuer. The second, dated February 23rd, 1959, is a letter from Edith M. Butt, 15 Minto Place, Toronto, to Edmund Scheuer Ltd. Mrs. Butt was a customer of the store and was writing to thank Scheuer's for her diamond engagement ring purchased thirty-five years earlier.
Ink has started to create holes in the paper of the letter from 1918.
File consists of textual and graphic material documenting the Women's Auxiliary's card services. Included are brochures, cards, donation receipt books, meeting summaries, correspondence, revenue reports, general reports, lists of Card Office volunteers, and photographs of volunteers at work in the card office. Identified in the photographs are: Belle Krangle, Mollie Goldman, Ethel Thompson, and Helen Kellerman.
This file consists of membership cards belonging to Maurice Berg for Ajalon Lodge, the Gil Zimmerman Baby Minding Association, and as a registered delegate at the Eleventh National Convention of the Federation of Young Judaea of Canada.
File consists of letters written around the time of World Pride 2014. The first letter, dated 9 May 2014, is from Justine Apple to someone at Pride Toronto with the initials TK. In the letter, Justine vouches for the Danforth Jewish Circle (DJD). The second letter, also dated 9 May 2014, is from Justine Apple and is addressed to the same individual. In the letter, Justine vouches for Congregation Shir Libeynu.
File contains a letter Dunkelman in his role as the National Commander of the Jewish War Veterans of Canada wrote to Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau. Dunkelman urges Trudeau to protect Canadian Jews from an Arab boycott. The file also includes a biography Dunkelman used when representing Jewish organizations.
This file contains letters which Yeshivah Torath Chaim sent to supporters, dating from roughly 1947 to 1959. The letters ask for financial support, invite supporters to high holiday services, and alert them to special events and meetings.
File consists of correspondence, flyers, and news clippings sent to the CJC from various antisemitic or anti-CJC individuals. Of particular note are two brochures by Morris (Moshe) Grossman objecting to the JF&CS's practice of placing Jewish orphans in non-Jewish homes due to the shortage of Jewish foster homes.
File consists of letters of condolence and donation certificates that were sent to J.B. Salsberg after the passing of his wife, Dora Wilensky. Included are donation certificates of the Jewish National Fund, the ORT Scholarship Fund, and the B'nai Brith Women of America.
Sub-series consists of employee worker cards documenting employee name, arrival date, trade, employer name and address, date of birth, nationality, gender, marital status, religion, children, employee place of residence, and sponsor name.
Closed. Researchers must receive permission from the OJA Director prior to accessing the records.
File consists of business cards and invoice stationery from Dodd's Draperies Ltd. as well as some of its suppliers, including Archie Fine and Son Limited, Eastern Textiles, and Barrymore Carpet Distributors Ltd.
2 photographs : b&w (1 negative); 9 x 14 cm and 10 x 12 cm
Scope and Content
This item is a Rosh Hashana postcard with a photograph of Bill Stern's paternal aunt Peah. The card used for the New Year greeting is from a general design stock, since it has a drawing of an eagle, a canon and the American flag on it, but the photograph was taken at Bronstein's Studio, located at 618 Dundas Street West in Toronto.
Rosh ha-Shanah cards
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.
File contains a memo and letters written by the Walk coordinator and Walk chairs after the event. The items relate to the collection of students' sponsor books, and thanking Walk Committee members, volunteer marshalls, teen recruiters, donors and Celebration volunteers.
File contains some sample letters sent to companies inviting them to donate gift certificates or merchandise for raffling. Some letters have replies. The file also includes a list of donors and a catalogue from an auction held by The Village Shul in Toronto, which was probably used to source donors.
Title based on contents of the file.
Village Shul and Aish HaTorah Learning Centre (Toronto, Ont.)
File contains thank you letters to volunteers, prize donors and committee members.
The letters were originally with the records on volunteers for 1998, and have been re-dated to 1998 presumably because it was thought they could be used as models. However the authors and the information the letters contain relate to the 1997 Walk so they have been placed back with the rest of that year's records.
File consists of discharge certificates issued by the Department of Labour to immigrant tailors upon completion of the undertaking made with the Government of Canada to remain in specified employment for a fixed period of time upon admission to Canada. Also included with each certificate is an accompanying letter from Deputy Minister of Labour, A. MacNamara thanking workers for their contribution to Canadian economic life.