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Abraham Rother Fonds
CA JPL-A 1397 · Fonds · 1940-1960

Three files of textual records including newspaper clippings, certificates of achievement, synagogue programs, and biographia, as well as scrapbook pages, two dozen family photographs, and two dozen photographs taken by Gerry Sternberg during Operation Magic Carpet.

Rother, Abraham
Asher Pierce Fonds
CA JPL-A 1071 · Fonds · 1921-1982

The fonds is comprised of biographical information on Asher Pierce, including obituaries, biographies, and copies of newspaper articles, several pieces of correspondence, a photo album featuring photographs from the opening of the Gan Chaim orange plantation in Palestine, and a single photograph of Ella Pierce.

Pierce, Asher, 1867-
Bella Herscovitch Fonds
CA JPL-A 1188 · Fonds · 1934

Fonds consists of Rumanian folk costume made and given to Bella Herscovitch by grandmother in 1934, in Rumania.

Herscovitch, Bella
Boris Rubinstein Fonds
CA JPL-A 1375 · Fonds · 1928-1983

Consists of documentation of Boris Rubinstein's work with the UNRRA mission in the former Yugoslavia, such as reports and publications, as well as personal correspondence, photographs, and documentation of Mr. Rubinstein's time in the Canadian Army.

Rubinstein, Boris, 1910-1983
CA JPL-A 1350 · Fonds · [ca. 1938]

Consists of one album with 57 black and white photographs depicting Jewish life in Bucharest, ca. 1938. Created by the Bucharest Jewish Community Religious, Cultural and Social Assistance Institutions.

Institute de Cult, Cultura si Asistenta Sociala
CA JPL-A 1079 · Fonds · 1958-1974

Consists of documentation from Loge l'Alliance B'nai B'rith No. 2163 as well as theatrical programmes and ephemera from the Communaute Israelite Aschkenazi du Caire. Many documents from both the Loge l'Alliance B'nai Brith and the Communaute Israelite Aschkenazi du Caire mention Henri and Simon Bernard, the latter of which became president of the Loge l'Alliance B'nai Brith in April 1967. Both Henri and Simon appear to have been amateur actors in the Groupement Artistique Juif de Caire.

CA JPL-A 1262 · Fonds · 1919 - 2008

Consists of six volumes of writings and the memoirs of Jussi Brainin. Includes memoirs written by Mr. Brainin over the last 8 years of his life. Subject matter covers his life in Austria, Britain and Canada from 1919-2002.

Brainin, Jussi, 1919-2008
Mordechai Sarna Fonds
CA JPL-A 1170 · Fonds · [ca. 1964]

Fonds consists of one manuscript detailing the life of Mordechai Sarna and his memoirs as a refugee in the Soviet Union, as a prisoner in camp and after liberation. Memoir is entitled, "In the Storm of Life".

Mordechai Sarna
Philip Cola Collection
CA JPL-A 1104 · Fonds · [195-?-199-?]

The Philip Cola Collection consists predominently of Mr. Cola's poetry and writing, though also includes recordings, personal correspondence and documentation, as well as artefacts.

Cola, Philip, 1900-1992
Rochl Korn Fonds
CA JPL-A 1098 · Fonds · 1907-1990

Fonds consists of four series: literary activities, criticisms of her works, biographical information and correspondence. Correspondence consists mainly of in-coming letters and is arranged alphabetically by the sender's last name.

Korn, Rochl, 1898-1982