Fonds - Jewish communities of British Columbia historical collection

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Title proper

Jewish communities of British Columbia historical collection

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  • Textual record
  • Graphic material

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  • Source of title proper: Title based on the contents of the fonds

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Fonds

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  • [ca. 1858-2000] (Creation)

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Physical description

ca. 1 m of textual records
ca. 6,000 photographs

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Custodial history

Scope and content

The collection consists of documents and photographs intentionally assembled collection of discrete items documenting the following areas: the occupational pursuits of B.C. and Yukon Jewry; the organized religious life of Jews in B.C.; leisure activities; and the membership and good works of organizations formed to aid and represent the Jewish community, such as the National Council of Jewish Women. There is also a wide range of individual and family portraits, and photographs of headstones.

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Alpha-numeric designations

BCAUL control number: JHS-199

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Jewish Museum and Archives of British Columbia / Nemetz Jewish Community Archives

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Status

Final

Level of detail

Partial

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised October 8, 2014

Language of description

  • English

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