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Yudel Rosenberg Fonds

  • CA JPL-A 1383
  • Fonds
  • [191-? - 196-?]

The fonds contains a small manuscript of spells (Kabbalah), a piece of correspondence written by Rosenberg concerning the funding of the Rabbinic council, and a 6-page family history written by Rosenberg's grandson.

Rosenberg, Yudel, 1859-1935

Judith Moscovitz Fonds

  • CA JPL-A 1147
  • Fonds
  • [198-?]

Consists of one typed manuscript for a novel.

Moscovitz, Judith

Esperanto Play Fonds

  • CA JPL-A 1204
  • Fonds
  • [199-]

The fonds contains records relating to the Yiddish-Esperanto dictionary and the Canadian Esperanto Association.

Jewish Community of Bayreuth Collection

  • CA JPL-A 1212
  • Fonds
  • 1814

Consists of documents and letters of accounts, pay, etc. from the Jewish Community of Bayreuth, Germany.

Jewish Community of Bayreuth

Jules Janco (Iuliu Iancu) Fonds

  • CA JPL-A 1475
  • Fonds
  • 1829 - 2009

The fonds contains materials pertaining to the life of Jules Janco, with an emphasis on his architectural career. This includes transcripts, diplomas, and letters of recommendation issued from the architecture school he attended along with his brothers in Switzerland, letterheads and business cards from Janco's professional collaboration with his brother Marcel Janco, professional notes and memos, a number of architectural sketches of homes and buildings in Romania and Palestine, and photographs and brochures pertaining to architectural projects Jules Janco was involved in--most prominently, Ștrandul Kiseleff (the Strand) and the Bucegi Sanatorium. A number of work-related objects, including scissors, a miniature magnifying glass, and spectacles, are also found in the fonds.

Personal records from Janco's childhood and young adulthood in Romania, through to his marriage to Mizzi Packer and emigration to Canada, can also be found in the fonds. This includes birth, marriage, and death certificates, citizenship records and passports, some personal and financial correspondence, and a number of coupon bonds issued to Janco and his father, Hermann Zui Janco. A large number of photographs document family trips around Romania and to France; some photographs from Janco's school days, including scenes with peers, are in the fonds.

Some research Janco's own family members conducted about his life is also contained within the fonds. This includes a map of Bucharest demarcating sites of Janco's projects, a series of tapes in which Janco has voiced over his own life narration, and documentary footage on VHS compiled by a filmmaker.

Janco, Jules, 1896 -1985

Ometz Collection

  • CA JPL-A 1074
  • Fonds
  • 1842-1998

Currently, the Ometz Collection is made up of records from the Baron de Hirsch Institute/Jewish Family Services, Jewish Immigrant Aid Services, and Jewish Vocational Services. Records include correspondence, minutes and memoranda, annual reports, publications, and documentation of history.


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.

Louis Rubenstein Collection

  • CA JPL-A 1168
  • Fonds
  • 1859-2002

Consists of one large scrapbook of Rubenstein's achievements in figure skating as well as several folders of material dealing with the establishment of the Louis Rubenstein Memorial on Parc Avenue in Montreal, Quebec.

Rubenstein, Louis, 1861-1931

Daniel Lewin Fonds

  • CA JPL-A 1136
  • Fonds
  • 1884-1997

Three containers of textual records consisting mainly of drafts of and research notes related to Daniel Lewin’s historical writings. The fonds also contains three envelopes of his father Louis Lewin's handwritten catalogue cards, recording some of the contents of his collection.

Lewin, Daniel, -1997

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