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First students at I.L. Peretz School, 1927
First students at I.L. Peretz School, 1927

Aron Eichler fonds

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Table of Contents

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Series 1 Personal and school-related papers. -- 1953-1986
Series 2 Photographs. -- 1927-1958


Series 1 Personal and school-related papers. -- 1953-1986
M-8139-1 Brief biographies of Aron Eicher and I.L. Peretz School staff. -- 1974
M-8139-2 History of I.L. Peretz School. -- 1974
M-8139-3 Speeches and invocations. -- [ca. 1974-1976]. -- Given by Mr. Eichler at I.L. Peretz School Golden Plate Dinners, etc.
M-8139-4 Correspondence and circulars re school matters. -- 1970=1984
M-8139-5 School operating agreement and teachers contracts. -- 1974-1976
M-8139-6 Promotional brochures for I.L. Peretz School. -- 1956 and n.d.
M-8139-7 School newspapers. -- 1955-1959
M-8139-8 Plays. -- [ca. 1950s-1960s]. -- In Hebrew. Consists of "A Dream Come True", a Chanukah play about Jewish freedom fighters; and "To Earn a Living", a comedy in three acts about the first immigrants to America.
M-8139-9 Program for "Hi-lites of New York". -- 1957. -- Proceeds went to the I.L. Peretz School.
M-8139-10 Poem, "Twas the Night before Chanukah". -- n.d.
M-8139-11 Report on Teachers' Summer School, attended by Mr. Eichler. -- 1953
M-8139-12 Newspaper clippings, primarily about religious/alternative schools. -- 1982-1986
M-8139-13 Newspaper, Calgary Jewish News, centennial edition. -- 1975. -- Fragile. Please use the photocopy in file M-8139 below.
M-8139-14 Photocopy of M-8139 above.
Series 2

Photographs. -- 1927-1958. -- 10 photographs. -- Consists of views of classes, teachers, students, and events at the school.

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