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Alice Postner Fonds
CA JPL-A 1339 · Fonds · 1921-1967 [predominently 195-]

The fonds contains the professional and working material of Alice Postner in her career as a music teacher and composer. It consists of texual records and music manuscripts used as teaching material; copies of her own compositions; biographical articles; correspondence; recital programmes and invitations.

Postner, Alice, 1905-1967
Aline Gubbay Fonds
CA JPL-A 1280 · Fonds · ? - 2007

The fonds documents Aline Gubbay's personal life and her career as a photographer.

The fonds contains correspondence and biographical documents such as a birth certificate, a wedding certificate, a will, a contract and diaries. Additional personal material includes a sketch, a drawing and photographs concerning Aline Gubbay and her family.

The fonds also includes professional documents such as schedules, notebook, costume design sketches, contact sheets, negatives, slides and photographs. Many of the photographs are Gubbay's own work, including "A Street Called the Main" and "Canadian Architecture in the 19th Century: a Selective Bibliography". Other photography subjects include images of architecture found in Montreal and Westmount.

Gubbay, Aline, 1920-2005
Allan Raymond Collection
CA JPL-A 1034 · Fonds · 1853 - 1993

Consists of records collected from individuals, families, organizations and businesses from within the Jewish community of Montreal. Includes various forms of records such as correspondence, photographs, artefacts and ledgers.

A.M. Klein Collection
CA JPL-A 1382 · Fonds · 1926

One sheet of paper, removed from a bound notebook, with a handwritten poem on both recto and verso.

Klein, A. M. (Abraham Moses), 1909-1972
Ann Cheroff Weinstein Fonds
CA JPL-A 1426 · Fonds · [193-]-2015

Fonds consists of five scrapbooks created by Ann Weinstein about her relationship with Saul Bellow.

Cheroff, Ann, 1923-2017
CA JPL-A 1134 · Fonds · [19-?]

Consists of one letter to Rabbi Herbert J. Samuel.

Liwszyc, Ari Yehudah Lejb
Aron Nisenbaum Fonds
CA JPL-A 1150 · Fonds · 1956-1987

Consists of various letters in Yiddish.

Nisenbaum, Aron
Artefact Collection
CA JPL-A 1442 · Fonds · [191-? - 197-?]

The Artefact Collection consists of a series of disparate objects donated to the Jewish Public Library Archives over a span of decades and by a number of different donors. The provenance of some of the objects in unconfirmed.

The Collection contains 8 Yiddish and Hebrew typewriters, a number of early-to-mid twentieth-century pieces of technology (including music players, projectors, perforators, and adding machines), and a number of menorahs, collection tins, and other miscellany.

Asher Pierce Fonds
CA JPL-A 1071 · Fonds · 1921-1982

The fonds is comprised of biographical information on Asher Pierce, including obituaries, biographies, and copies of newspaper articles, several pieces of correspondence, a photo album featuring photographs from the opening of the Gan Chaim orange plantation in Palestine, and a single photograph of Ella Pierce.

Pierce, Asher, 1867-
Babey Trepman Fonds
CA JPL-A 1321 · Fonds · 1925-1985

Contains materials that document Bebe Trepman's role as an educator, as well as her involvement with various community organizations such as the Montreal Yiddish Committee.

Trepman, Babey, -2009