17 photographs : b&w (4 negatives) ; 21 x 25 cm or smaller
[ca. 1915]-[ca. 1955]
Scope and Content
Accession consists of five photographs, eight copy photographs, and four negatives which include group photographs of Elizabeth St. (Lizzies) sports teams. There is also a Bar Mitzvah postcard photo of the son of Mr. Ungarman from Opatow, and a group photo of one man and eight women in front of a composite photo of the Ezras Noshem Society of Mount Sinai Hospital. As well there are 17 newspaper clippings about high school football, rugby, and basketball competitions, many including Lizzie teams.
The Elizabeth St. Playground (The Lizzies) had the largest number of sports teams of any organization in Toronto. In 1928 there were seven teams.
Identification is provided for several of the photographs.