Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica

The Jewish Museum of Western Canada Presents “Journey into Our Heritage” Sponsored by the Manitoba Museum of Man and Nature and the Jewish Historical Society of Western Canada. In Alloway Hall
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Imprint

Winnipeg, Canada, 1972. Booklet, 24 pp., illustrations: 66 b&w, 25.5 × 17.8 cm. English.

Location

Manitoba Museum of Man and Nature (October 1972–March 1973)

Description

The history of Western Canadian Jewry, presented largely through photographs. Chronological display, with attention paid to numerous sub-topics, including waves of immigration, land settlement, religion, the Holocaust, etc. The final section features “Artifacts of History, Home and Synagogue”. No itemized listing.

Description

A revised version of the exhibition was shown in Tel Aviv, 1980. See #655.

main keywords

CANADA
CEREMONIAL OBJECTS
EASTERN EUROPE
PHOTOGRAPHS

minor keywords

Archaeological finds
Besamim
Candlesticks/Candelabra
Hanukkah lamps
Historical documents
Keter Torah
Kiddush cups
Mezuzah cases
Pesach plates
Synagogues, Canada
Tass
Torah Arks, miniature
Yad

Related ephemera

Promotional flyer for a Yiddish Film Festival held during the time of the exhibition, 6 pp., 21.6 × 15.4 cm.

Other venues

Centennial Museum, Vancouver, Canada (1976); Provincial Archives, Victoria, Canada (29 April–30 May 1976); Centennial Planetarium, Calgary, Canada (10 June–15 August 1976); Provincial Museum, Edmonton, Canada (26 August–24 October 1976); Saskatoon Gallery and Conservatory, Canada (4 November–5 December 1976); Museum of Natural History, Regina, Canada (16 December 1976–13 February 1977); Manitoba Museum of Man and Nature, Winnipeg, Canada (Summer and Fall 1977)

Catalog from other venue

#546 (Vancouver)

Cite this page
“The Jewish Museum of Western Canada Presents “Journey into Our Heritage” Sponsored by the Manitoba Museum of Man and Nature and the Jewish Historical Society of Western Canada. In Alloway Hall”, in: Catalog of Catalogs Online, A Bibliography of Temporary Exhibition Catalogs Since 1876 that Contain Items of Judaica. Consulted online on 21 July 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004444522_COCO_CC0457>
First published online: 2019



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