Cemeteries

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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.22436

B&W print depicts the headstones of Albert O. and Bella Koch.

Date: 
[ca. 1985]
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Object id: 
L.22435

B&W print depicts a memorial plaque in the shape of a book at the Congregation Beth Israel Cemetery. The plaque is written in English and Hebrew. The text says:

Sacred Writings Interred Here and Beth Israel Cemetery Consecrated July 28th 1946.

Date: 
[ca. 1985]
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Object id: 
L.22434

B&W print depicts a memorial plaque at the Congregation Beth Israel Cemetery. The plaque is written in English and Hebrew and has a menorah in the centre. The text says:

1939 - 1945:

Dedicated to the memory of those who gave their lives for the cause of freedom. May their souls rest in peace.

Date: 
[ca. 1985]
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Object id: 
L.22433

B&W print depicts an unidentified woman walking between the headstones at the Congregation Beth Israel Cemetery.

Date: 
[ca. 1985]
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Object id: 
L.22432

B&W print depicts a side view of the Albert and Bella Koch Memorial Chapel.

Date: 
[ca. 1985]
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Object id: 
L.22431

B&W print depicts a side view of the Albert and Bella Koch Memorial Chapel.

Date: 
[ca. 1985]
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Object id: 
L.22430

B&W print depicts an unidentified woman walking into the Albert and Bella Koch Memorial Chapel. There is a plaque on the wall that reads: Albert and Bella Koch Memorial Chapel Dedicated September 26, 1982.

Date: 
[ca. 1985]
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Object id: 
L.22429

B&W print depicts an unidentified man standing next to and pointing at what is likely a Ner Tamid (eternal flame) hanging on the wall; photograph likely taken in the Chapel at the Congregation Beth Israel cemetery.

Date: 
[ca. 1990]
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Object id: 
L.22424

Colour print depicts a monument on the grounds of the Congregation Beth Israel Cemetery and Memorial Park. 

Date: 
[ca. 1960]