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This Week in JPL History: The Bronfman Collection of Jewish Canadiana

This Week in JPL History: The Bronfman Collection of Jewish Canadiana

Dedicated on June 13th, 1954 the Bronfman Collection of Jewish Canadiana is a reference collection intended to represent the Jewish community in Canada as a whole. Currently, the collection is held with the Jewish Public Library Archives. Sections of the collection are devoted to a spectrum of topics including Hebrew literature, Canadian Jewish history, travellers accounts, press reports, Jewish Americana of Canadian interest, Canadian synagogues, and more. Within it there is a large section of material relating to Yiddish literature, which includes copies of works [...]