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Joint Advisory Committee records

 Collection
Identifier: I-191

Scope and Content Note

Contains background material, minutes of meetings (1947-1972, incomplete), correspondence (1947-1972), memoranda, and miscellaneous publications pertaining to the question of religion in the public schools, release time, and kosher slaughtering.

Dates

  • undated, 1947-1972

Creator

Language of Materials

The collection is in English.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to all researchers by permission of the Director of Library and Archives of the American Jewish Historical Society, except items that are restricted due to their fragility.

Use Restrictions

Information concerning the literary rights may be obtained from the Director of Library and Archives of the American Jewish Historical Society. Users must apply in writing for permission to quote, reproduce or otherwise publish manuscript materials found in this collection. For more information contact:

American Jewish Historical Society, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY, 10011

email: reference@ajhs.org

Biographical Note

The Joint Advisory Committee was established in 1947 by the National Community Relations Advisory Council and the Synagogue Council of America to develop guidelines for the Jewish community on issues relating to church and state.

Extent

5.5 Linear Feet (11 manuscript boxes)

Abstract

Contains background material, minutes of meetings, correspondence, memoranda and miscellaneous publications pertaining to the question of religion in the public schools, release time and kosher slaughtering.

Physical Location

Located in AJHS New York, NY

Related Material

The American Jewish Historical Society also holds the records of the National Jewish Community Relations Advisory Council.
Title
Guide to the Joint Advisory Committee records, undated, 1947-1972 I-191
Status
In Progress
Author
Finding aid created by marc2ead_ajhs.xsl
Date
© 2009
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • 2016-10-06: PDF box list converted to dsc. Finding aid encoding revised by Janine Veazue.

Repository Details

Part of the American Jewish Historical Society Repository

Contact:
15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011 United States