Canadian Jewish Congress Building to Be Named ‘bronfman House’
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Canadian Jewish Congress Building to Be Named ‘bronfman House’

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Plans have been authorized to name a new building for the Canadian Jewish Congress in honor of Samuel Bronfman, president of the Congress, on the occasion of his 70th birthday.

The organizations national executive authorized plans for the new headquarters, to be built in central Montreal which will also serve as a National Cultural Institute housing the National Archives, a National Museum and the Congress Library. It will be called “The Samuel Bronfman House.”

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