Fonds consists of publications, correspondence, reports and other records of the Jewish Historical Centre of Western Canada (JHC) and its predecessor organizations. The records were created in support of the organization’s mandate to preserve and promote the history of Jews in Western Canada. This includes records of the JHC and its predecessor organizations: the Jewish Historical Society of Western Canada, the Ed and Marion Vickar Jewish Museum of Western Canada and the Freeman Family Foundation Holocaust Education Centre.
Correspondence includes research requests from members of the public. This also includes correspondence with Jewish organizations throughout Canada, donors, board members and archives and museum associations.
Other records include internal policies, annual reports, invitations, project planning, meeting minutes, membership lists, newsletters, cash books, invoices and press releases.
Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada