People

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Myer Freedman, Grace McCarthy and Israel Wolch at opening of the Jewish exhibition 'Journey Into Our Heritage' in Victoria, BC

Date: 
1976
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The first Vancouver Peretz School opened in 1945 at Thirteenth Avenue and Birch, with the objectives of providing a secular education in Jewish history, literature, culture and traditions with an emphasis on Yiddish (See the Jewish Western Bulletin, 22 September 1960, p. 20). Back L-R: Lil Slobod, Matilda Porte, Rachel Korn, Susie Dodek, Sara Sarkin, Bernice Abramson. Front L-R: Anne Wyne, Sarah Stone, Sara Rubin, Lucy Lacterman, Bunny Braverman, Galya Chud.

Date: 
1945
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Wyne, Anne
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Isadore and Hannah Director were prominant in early Prince Rupert and Prince George. The Directors came to Vancouver in 1922 and for over 30 years they were official hosts of the Kitsilano Show Boat, a unique waterfront stage.

Date: 
1954
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Werner Bick escaped Germany in 1939 to Santiago, Chile. His wife Ingrid joined him after spending the war years in a Russian camp. The couple moved to British Columbia's Fraser Valley in 1969 to opperate a 62-1/2 acre dairy farm at 7435-264th Street (Country Line Road), Aldergrove, BC.

Date: 
1976