Ville de Montréal
Ville de Montréal
Group of Archivists of the Region of Montréal
Chapter 9 IntroductionHochelaga 1500-1642Ville-Marie 1642-1665Heart of an Empire 1699-1763Small French Town 1665-1760Conquered City 1760-1800British Commercial Takeover 1800-1850Industrial City 1850-1896Canada's Metropolis 1896-1914North-American City 1914-1929Depression and War 1930-1945Modern City 1945-1960Québec's Metropolis 1960-1992ConclusionQuizEducational Resources

The First World War

A painful adjustment

The return of growth

A better life

Graduating class.
The 1922 Montréal High School graduating class includes future Jewish community leader Lavy Becker (at lower left), future artist Louis Muhlstock (top, 5th from left), and future Jewish newspaper publisher Max Wolofsky (son of the founder of Montréal's Yiddish daily, The Jewish Daily Eagle/ Der Canader Adler) (top row at right).
Source : Canadian Jewish Congress Charities Committee National Archives, P88/28/1.