Fonds F008 - Beatrice Bazar fonds

Title and statement of responsibility area

Title proper

Beatrice Bazar fonds

General material designation

  • Textual record
  • Graphic material

Parallel title

Other title information

Title statements of responsibility

Title notes

  • Source of title proper: Title based on the provenance of the fonds.

Level of description

Fonds

Reference code

F008

Edition area

Edition statement

Edition statement of responsibility

Class of material specific details area

Statement of scale (cartographic)

Statement of projection (cartographic)

Statement of coordinates (cartographic)

Statement of scale (architectural)

Issuing jurisdiction and denomination (philatelic)

Dates of creation area

Date(s)

  • 1934-1935 ; 1967-1977. (Creation)
    Creator
    Bazar, Beatrice

Physical description area

Physical description

1 cm of textual records
1 photograph

Publisher's series area

Title proper of publisher's series

Parallel titles of publisher's series

Other title information of publisher's series

Statement of responsibility relating to publisher's series

Numbering within publisher's series

Note on publisher's series

Archival description area

Name of creator

(October 14, 1914-September 28, 2009)

Biographical history

Beatrice Bazar was born in October 14, 1914 in Montreal, QC and died on September 28, 2009 at the age of 94. Bazar was involved in the community at the local and national level. In 1935, she helped found the first pre-kindergarten Montessori school recognized by the Quebec government. Bazar also co-founded the Dominion Gallery of Art and the Youth Division of The Canadian Jewish Congress. She served on many boards, including the United Nations Association in Canada, where she served as president, was the director of the Canadian Human Rights Foundation, was the president for the Canadian Institute for International Affairs, and the Chair of the Foundation for International Training in Third World Countries.

Bazar received several medals throughout her life including the Order of Canada, which was awarded on October 25, 1990.

Custodial history

Scope and content

Beatrice Bazar fonds contains materials related to Bazar’s relationship with Layton. Material consists of two clippings of Layton’s poems, one of which is signed, love letters and poems to Beatrice Bazar from Irving Layton, and a photograph accompanied by a brief letter. the Beatrice Bazar Fonds is part of the Irving Layton Collection.

The fonds is divided into three series:
F008/A Letters
F008/B Photographs
F008/C Poems.

Notes area

Physical condition

Records are in good condition.

Immediate source of acquisition

Material was donated to Special Collections by Ronald Bazar in 2011.

Arrangement

Original order has been preserved.

Language of material

  • English

Script of material

Location of originals

Availability of other formats

Photocopies of Bazar-Layton correspondences are available.
Use of material in publications can only be done with written permission from the copyright holder.

Restrictions on access

Terms governing use, reproduction, and publication

Reproduction for scholarly purposes is permitted.

Finding aids

Finding aid available.

Associated materials

Related materials

Accruals

No further accruals are expected.

Conservation

Material was put into acid free file folders and boxes. Photograph was removed from the frame and placed in a photo envelope.

Rights

Copyright belongs to the creator(s).

Alternative identifier(s)

Standard number area

Standard number

Access points

Place access points

Name access points

Genre access points

Control area

Description record identifier

Institution identifier

Rules or conventions

Status

Final

Level of detail

Full

Language of description

Script of description

Sources

Accession area

Related people and organizations

Related places

Related genres