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Pnina Gagnon Fonds

  • CA JPL-A 1230
  • Fonds
  • 1974 - 1986

Consists of 1 artist book by Pnina Gagnon, entitled "L'homme au travail."

Gagnon, Pnina

Robert Adams Collection

  • CA JPL-A 1306
  • Fonds
  • [between 1900 and 1990], predominant 1987-1988

The Collection contains, correspondence, research notes, photographs, negatives, museum catalogues, magazines, manuscripts and news clippings related to life and work of Alexander Bercovitch as well as the research and publication of "The Life and Work of Alexander Bercovitch - Artist" by Robert Adams. The material predominently focuses on the years 1987-1988, during which Adams was researching, writing and publishing his book.

Adams, Robert, 1937-2017

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

Samuel Lapitsky Fonds

  • CA JPL-A 1052
  • Fonds
  • 1938 - 1965

The fonds contains materials pertaining to Samuel Lapitsky's life, with an emphasis on his relationship to the Jewish Public Library. This includes records surrounding a dinner honouring Lapitsky at the Jewish Public Library in 1955, in the form of newspaper announcements, telegrams, photographs, dedications, and programs. Likewise, photographs of and programs for the Samuel Lapitsky Collection exhibition of paintings at the Jewish Public Library in 1956 are contained in the fonds. A number of other certificates and dedications acknowledging Lapitsky's support can be found in the fonds, as well as information pertaining to the Samuel Lapitsky Scholarship at McGill University.

Some personal records, including portraits of Samuel Lapitsky, family members, and classmates, as well as Lapitsky's and his wife Rose's passports and registration, can be found in the fonds. Finally, a series of photographs (and copies of photographs) from Itzik Feffer and Solomon Mikhoels' visit to North America with the Jewish Anti-Fascist Committee are also included.

Lapitsky, Samuel, 1884-

Susan G. Scott Collection

  • CA JPL-A 1416
  • Fonds
  • 1989-2011

The collection contains exhibition books associated with Susan G. Scott's various shows from the 1980s to 1990s, as well as copies of articles and exhibition reviews pertaining to Scott's work, and a comprehensive bibliography and exhibition list of her works.

Additionally, the collection includes a single-edition artist's book comprised of large watercolours and text that were inspired by a 2004 interview Susan G. Scott gave with artist Rita Briansky, illustrating Briansky's move from Poland and her life as an artist. A sketchbook containing notes, sketches, and watercolour paintings associated with the interview can also be found in the collection.

Scott, Susan G., 1949-