Canada

Posted by jhsadmin
Object id: 
L.2006.08.003

To protect the painstakingly inscribed words on the Torah parchment, a pointer (rather than a finger) is used to follow the text. This Torah pointer was donated to Congregation Schara Tzedeck in honour of David Shafran's seventieth birthday.

Date: 
1993
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.00306

Photograph of of President Chaim Leib Freedman (right), founder of the Vancouver Chevra Kadisha (1910, Hebrew Burial Society).  He is the father of Abraham Myer Freedman and grandfather of Ernest Harvey Freedman. Mr. Eliya Ahroni (left) was Shamas of Schara Tzedeck.   

Date: 
1929
Source: 
Freedman, Barbara
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.22587

Colour photograph depicts a group of unidentified children posing for the camera. There are cars and a bike behind them. They are standing in the parking lot outside the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue.

Date: 
June 2011
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.22586

Colour photograph depicts Gary Averbach speaking into a microphone while pointing at a sign. The sign outlines the goals for the Beth Israel Capital Campaign. Rabbi David Bluman (Director of Youth Engagement) and Shannon Etkin are standing in the background. They are standing in the parking lot outside the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue.

Date: 
June 2011
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.22585

Colour photograph depicts a group of people blowing shofars (rams horns). Rabbi Jonathan Infeld is second from the left and Shannon Etkin is on the far right holding a microphone in the direction of the shofar blowers. They are standing in the parking lot outside the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue.

Date: 
June 2011
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.22584

Colour photograph depicts a group of four unidentified women and an unidentified man posing for the camera. Two of the women are wearing aprons. They are standing in the parking lot outside the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue.

Date: 
June 2011
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.22583

Colour photograph depicts a group of people standing listening to Shannon Etkin who is speaking into a microphone on the left side of the image. There are paintings behind the group of people and a table in the foreground. They are standing in the parking lot outside the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue.

Date: 
June 2011
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.22582

Colour photograph depicts an overhead shot of the parking lot outside the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue during the BI campaign kick-off.

Date: 
June 2011
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.22581

Colour photograph depicts an unidentified man and women posing for the camera. They are standing in the parking lot outside the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue.

Date: 
June 2011
Posted by jyuhasz
Object id: 
L.22580

Colour photograph depicts L-R MLA Joyce Murray, Shannon Etkin, Catherine Epstein and an unidentified man posing for the camera. They are standing in the parking lot outside the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue.

Date: 
June 2011