Fonds jhse-5 - Our Community News fonds

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Our Community News fonds

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Your Community News fonds

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JHSE jhse-5

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20 cm of textual records

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In 1958, when <i>Our Community News</i> began publication, it was the first newspaper published exclusively for the Edmonton Jewish community. <i>Our Community News</i> was a non-profit newspaper published and distributed by the Edmonton Jewish Community Council. The paper was published monthly in a smaller than tabloid size with editions of 4- 8 pages. The publication and content of Our Community News was the responsibility of the president and executive director of the EJCC. Sometime between 1967 and 1973, its name was changed to <i>Your Community News</i>. <i>Your Community News</i> ceased publishing in 1980.

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Acquired by JAHSENA in several different accessions from several different sources.

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Fonds consists of materials created in the publication of the Our /Your Community News newspaper from 1959- 1980. The fonds consists of this series: 1. Publications (1959- 1980: not inclusive) Series consists of Our Community News newspapers from 1959- 1967, and Your Community News newspapers from 1973- 1980.

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The publications are arranged chronologically.

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  • The material is in English.

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Though originals are also held at JAHSENA, reference copies are available for researcher use.

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There are no restrictions on access.

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JAHSENA holds the records and publications of several other Jewish community newspapers. Contact the archivist for further details.<br><br>Record No. OCN.01.1<br><br>

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