2 photographs : b&w and col. ; 10 x 15 cm and 10 x 13 cm
Scope and Content
This accession consists of records related to the Jewish community of Peterborough, Ontario, particularly the Beth Israel Congregation, the B'nai Brith lodge and the Hadassah chapter. The records include a Beth Israel Congregation diamond jubilee booklet, bulletins and correspondence, B'nai Brith bulletins, Hadassah-Wizo event invitation, programs, a recollection on the Peterborough Jewish community written by Rabbi Abraham Fine, with accompanying colour photograph, as well as one photograph of Martin Hollend with several other members of the Peterborough B'nai Brith lodge during the opening launch in 1939. Pictured are:
Back row, left to right: Jacob Low, Ben Rogow, Irving Moldaver, Hymie Smith, [Zimmel Levine?], Martin Hollend, Ben Swartz, Sam Moldaver.
Front row, left to right: Mayer Levine, Morris Cowan, Sid Goldstone, Isadore Black.
The records were in the possession of the donor before they were donated to the Archives on Oct. 6, 2008.
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.