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Chayele Grober Fonds
CA JPL-A 1020 · Fonds · [ca. 1930-1980]

Fonds consists of scripts, promotional material, newspaper clippings and correspondence related to Chayele Grober's career in theatre. Fonds comprises a single series of twenty files. The Fonds contains a large amount of correspondence received by Mr. and Mrs. Ravitch from C. Grober, possibly indicating that all or part of the Fonds was first collected by them prior to donation.

Grober, Chayele, 1898-1978
Dan Daniels Fonds
CA JPL-A 1285 · Fonds · 1944-1995

Consists of typescripts of Daniels' works, including essays, short stories, plays and scripts.

Daniels, Dan, 1921-
Della Pergola Fonds
CA JPL-A 1366 · Fonds · 1931-1992

This fonds contains materials pertaining to the life and work of Edith and Luciano Della Pergola, with an emphasis on their opera career. Material in this collections is related to their careers in Italy and Romania prior to 1955, as well as their work with the McGill Opera Studio and Temple Emanu Al-Beth Shalom in Montreal. This includes correspondences, photographs, concert invitations, playbills, individual programs and season program books, cast lists, stage directions, sheet music, scores, arrangements, original compositions, and creative writing.

Della Pergola, Edith, 1915-2009
Dora Wasserman Collection
CA JPL-A 1048 · Fonds · 1954-1993, 1999, 2003

Fonds consists of biographical material, handwritten and typed scripts, newspaper clippings, programs, posters, and other documents related to the Yiddish Theatre Group.

Wasserman, Dora, 1919-2003
Harvey Berger Collection
CA JPL-A 1325 · Fonds

Consists of one script for "Fables of Ableman, The Grapes of Roth: A Romantic Comedy" written by Harvey Berger.

Joseph Danielack Fonds
CA JPL-A 1085 · Fonds · 1900-1951

Consists of both professional and personal papers divided into four series: Literary Activities, Professional Activities, Biography and Correspondence.

Danielack, Joseph, 1900-1951
Major Hume Collection
CA JPL-A 1299 · Fonds · 1925-1926

Consists of two programs and a broadside for productions at His Majesty’s Theatre or by His Majesty’s Theatre Players in Montreal.

Ralph Novek Collection
CA JPL-A 1233 · Fonds · 1936 - 1948, 2006

Collection consists of photocopied typescripts of Novek’s radio plays (originals destroyed) and copies of Progressive Theatre, Northern Review, and Today. Collection also contains biographical information on the Litman, Sack, and Novek families.

Novek, Ralph, 1917-1989
Sholem Krishtalka Collection
CA JPL-A 1099 · Fonds · 1929-1978

Consists of personal documents from the Krishtalka family, correspondence, ephemeral and organizational material from international and Jewish Montreal organizations such as United Jewish People's Order (UJPO), Yidisher Kultur Farband (YKUF) and the Jewish Public Library. Also contains numerous posters and flyers for theatre, arts and musical presentations in Jewish Montreal.

Krishtalka, Sholem, 1905-1977
Solomon Chaim Kochen Fonds
CA JPL-A 1103 · Fonds · 1940-1959

The fonds consists of manuscript and typescript poems, plays, correspondence and sheet music of Solomon Cohen and clippings on Jewish culture and theatre in Canada. Also consists of handwritten plays, poetry and stories in Yiddish, as well as theater programs, tickets, and newspapers clippings.

It includes of six files of textual records and 8 volumes of bound manuscript in various notebooks and account books, primarily in Yiddish.

Kochen, Solomon Chaim, 1903-1967