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Bernard Kogan Fonds

  • CA JPL-A 1130
  • Fonds
  • 1959-1981

Consists of an affidavit of service and a brochure for a convention.

Kogan, Bernard

Beth Shlomo Synagogue Fonds

  • CA JPL-A 1192
  • Fonds
  • 1925 - 1942

Consists of one minute book of Beth Shlomo Synagogue, recorded by the synagogue's secretary Abraham Jacobson.

Congregation Temple Solomon

Beverly Shaffer Fonds

  • CA JPL-A 1070
  • Fonds
  • 1935-2007

The fonds contains materials relating to Beverly Shaffer's filmmaking career spanning from her earlier education through to her retirement, the bulk of which reflect her time as a salaried director with the National Film Board of Canada (NFB), where Shaffer directed documentary films tackling issues like family relationships, women's rights, disability, and abuse.

The bulk of the fonds comprises research, correspondence, and other materials like scripts and budgets for potential film projects. Materials from shoots underway--including correspondence, schedules, and other related records--as well as post-production records including press releases and educational materials, can also be found in the fonds.

Numerous awards within the fonds, including certificates (textual) and physical awards (objects), reflect Shaffer's successes in film festivals around the world from the 1970s through the 2000s. Notably, a subseries is dedicated to her Oscar win at the 1978 Academy Awards for the Children of Canada series instalment "I'll Find a Way"--including many photographs, newspaper articles, letters of congratulations, and even sound recordings of coworkers' reactions to the win.

The fonds contains copies of most of Shaffer's films, mostly as reels and videotapes but including several DVDs. This includes the Children of Jerusalem and Children of Canada series, as well as many other documentary short films directed by Shaffer and footage of several interviews. Numerous photographs of cast and crew during and after filming--in the form of prints, slides, and negatives--can also be found in the fonds.

Shaffer, Beverly, 1945-

B.G. Sack Fonds

  • CA JPL-A 1169
  • Fonds
  • 1910-1968

Content is organized by subject. Major topics include: publication and reception for "History of Jews in Canada"-- correspondence -- biography--various aricles and contributions--recollections -- biography including Certificate of Naturalization.

Sack, Benjamin G., 1890-1967

Bialystoker Centre of Montreal

  • CA JPL-A 1238
  • Fonds
  • 1944 - 1955

Consists of financial and administrative records of the Bialystoker Centre, as well as correspondence sent and received by the Centre.

Bialystoker Centre of Montreal

Bikur Cholim Society Fonds

  • CA JPL-A 1274
  • Fonds
  • 1960 - 1961

Consists of one minute book of the Montreal Bikur Cholim Society.

Bikur Cholim Society

Biographies Collection

  • CA JPL-A 1193
  • Fonds

The collection consists of 14 files of biographies and C.V.s arranged alphabetically. Many biographies are those of authors and speakers who appeared at the Jewish Public Library. Some documents are hand written, others typed or printed and provided by publishers or agents. A handwritten index is included. Notable biographies include Aharon Appelfeld, Mordechai Richler and Irving Layton.

Boulkind-Fish Family Fonds

  • CA JPL-A 1062
  • Fonds

Fonds contains ephemeral material from the Boulkind Pharmacy as well as correspondence in Hungarian and other languages. Also consists of family material such as birth certificates, correspondence, diaries and household ephemera. Large collection of family photographs covering the family and their friends in Palestine, Montreal, France and elsewhere. Also contains artefacts from the pharmacy such as a scale and family artefacts such as a beer stein.

Boulkind, Samuel, 1884-1966

Braverman Family Fonds

  • CA JPL-A 1471
  • Fonds
  • 1949 - [200-?]

The fonds is comprised mostly of records relating to the now-defunct Pripstein's Camp Mishmar, including a number of staff and camper group photographs from the 1950s as well as contemporary camp brochures. Additionally, a book of well-wishes for Jonah Braverman's Aliyah can be found in the fonds.

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