Jewish Historical Society of B.C. photograph collection

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L.00147

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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L.00146

Portrait of Saul Lechtzier

Date: 
1976
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L.00137

Black and white image of the first Jewish Community Centre with ivy on its facade at 11th & Oak Street. The construction for the building was completed in the fall of 1928. The first JCC provided a headquarters for Jewish community offices, meeting rooms and athletic facilities. Built on the instigation and financial support of Samuel Lodge B'nai Brith. The building was originally to include a gymnasium and a 600 seat auditorium.

Date: 
1940
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L.00128

The People's Jewellery Store on Hastings Street, Vancouver, 1913-1918.

Date: 
1913
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L.00127

Procession from Schara tzedeck Synagogue (L-R) by Shlomo Parpara, Chaim Cohen, Kelly Cohen and Ben Joseph to Dedication of Beth Hamidrash Synagogue, March 18, 1979.

Date: 
1979
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L.00126

Black and white image of Dr. Leon Komar at his desk in his tent office at the Alcan-Kemano Power Project.

Date: 
1951
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L.00125

Black and white image Dr. Leon Komar with two service people standing infront of medical vehicle.

Date: 
1949
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L.00130

The Torah was dedicated in memory of Samual Toban.

Date: 
1956
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L.00131

Black and white image of Muni Evers. He would later become the Mayor of New Westminster, BC.

Date: 
1940
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L.00132

Black and white image shows Jewish farmer Samuel Sussel driving a tractor on his farm in Chilliwack B.C.

Date: 
1947