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Helfield/Gallay Family Fonds
CA JPL-A 1064 · Fonds · [ca. 189-?-ca. 198-?]

The fonds contains photographs of the Helfield, Ellis and Gallay families, as well as a significant collection of professional output. This includes sewing pattern books and tailoring tools belonging to Mark Ellis, tailor by trade and grandfather to Eric Helfield; diplomas and research and academic publications by Wilfred Gallay, father of Tilya; and epherma related to the legal and municipal political careers of Eric Helfield, as well as invitations to art exhibits featuring work by Tilya Helfield. Also includes a collection of personal items and kitchen tools dating to early-mid 20th century.

Helfield, Tilya, 1933-2017
Simon Glazer Fonds
CA JPL-A 1231 · Fonds · [190-?]-[194-?]

Consists of photographs and biographical documents related to Simon Glazer.

Glazer, Simon
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.

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
Evelyn Ancel Fonds
CA JPL-A 1235 · Fonds · [192-?]-1931

Consists of two class photographs on cardboard backings and one medal issued by the Protestant School Board of Montreal for general proficiency in school studies. Also contains a text with a family history of the Weiser family, likely a transcription of an oral history.

Ancel, Evelyn
Jacob Zipper Collection
CA JPL-A 1088 · Fonds · [ca. 192-?-197-?]

Consists of four different series: Literary Works, Criticism, Biography and Correspondence.

Zipper, Jacob, 1900-1983
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
Ezekiel Malin Fonds
CA JPL-A 1091 · Fonds · [195-? - 197-?]

The fonds contains records pertaining to the life of Ezekiel Malin. It consists largely of his musical output, including draft and published manuscripts of Yiddish and Hebrew sheet music, as well as musical recordings of his compositions and personal papers.

Malin, Ezekiel, 1887-1977
Sam Hershenkopf Collection
CA JPL-A 1232 · Fonds · [195-]-[197-]

Consists of newspaper clippings, photographs and a large card all dealing with Mr. Hershenkopf's participation and leadership in gun associations and competitions.

Hershenkopf, Sam, 1914-2000
Minski/Boltz Family Fonds
CA JPL-A 1248 · Fonds · [195-]

Fonds consists of a commemorative booklet, a sewing pattern, and a Yiddish newspaper article.

Minski/Boltz Family