Sub-series F-58-1-1 - Personal papers

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Personal papers

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  • 1900 - 1989 (Creation)

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26 cm of textual records
48 photographs

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The subseries consists primarily of incoming letters from family and friends. Topics covered include, correspondence from the 1930s relating to the Halperns' efforts to emigrate to Canada and also George's early attempts to start a business in Canada. There are many letters from George's sister. In later decades, there are letters from Ida describing her travels and other letters from friends and associates regarding George's philanthropic activities

Subseries also includes personal papers such as birth certificate, immigration papers, passport, school certificates, and legal documents including wills, power of attorney and tax returns.

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Language: Some of the letters are in German; a few letters are in Polish.

General note: photographs are located in the following files: F-58-1-1-0-3 (1 photo), F-58-1-1-0-4 (2 photos), F-58-1-1-0-11 (3 photos), F-58-1-1-0-4 (2 photos), and F-58-1-1-0-15 (10 photos).

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