Title and statement of responsibility area
Our Community News fonds
General material designation
Your Community News fonds
Other title information
Title statements of responsibility
- Source of title proper: Title based on contents of the fonds.
Level of description
Edition statement of responsibility
Class of material specific details area
Statement of scale (cartographic)
Statement of projection (cartographic)
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Statement of scale (architectural)
Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)
Dates of creation area
1959- 1980 (Creation)
- Our Community News
Physical description area
20 cm of textual records
Publisher's series area
Title proper of publisher's series
Parallel titles of publisher's series
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Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series
Numbering within publisher's series
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Archival description area
Name of creator
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.
Name of creator
Acquired by JAHSENA in several different accessions from several different sources.
Scope and content
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.
Immediate source of acquisition
The publications are arranged chronologically.
Language of material
- The material is in English.
Script of material
Location of originals
Availability of other formats
Though originals are also held at JAHSENA, reference copies are available for researcher use.
Restrictions on access
There are no restrictions on access.
Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication
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>