This accession consists of material relating to the Ostrovtzer Branch no. 7 & 27 of the United Jewish Peoples Order (UJPO) and to the Apter Friendly Society of Toronto. It appears that Morris Sternberg, the donor's husband, was a member of both and probably immigrated from Poland.
Included in the material is an Ostrovtzer Branch no. 7 UJPO minute book (1945-1947); an Ostrovtzer Branch no. 27 UJPO 20th Jubilee Banquet booklet (1953); an Apter Friendly Society concert programme at the Victory Theatre (1951); Apter Friendly Society Jubilee and Installation Banquet program (1962); Apter Friendly Society Jubilee Banquet souvenir program (1967); Apter Friendly Society minute book (1971-1975); Apter Friendly society photographs; Apter administrative material and financial documents; personal notebooks written in Yiddish; a Toronto Jewish Old Folks Home Purim card and other related material