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Bernice Brandmark, Study of Wills in New York City, 1800-1899

 Collection
Identifier: P-833

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains Ms. Brandmark's research conducted on early Jewish wills in New York City in order to complete the requirements of an undergraduate course conducted by Leo Hershkowitz at Queens College. Her research includes typed worksheets for each will, statistical charts compiling information in various categories, and lists of death records by synagogue name.

Dates

  • undated, 1978, 1981

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to all researchers, except items that may be restricted due to their fragility, or privacy.

Use Restrictions

No permission is required to quote, reproduce or otherwise publish manuscript materials found in this collection, as long as the usage is scholarly, educational, and non-commercial. For inquiries about other usage, please contact the Director of Collections and Engagement at mmeyers@ajhs.org.

For reference questions, please email: inquiries@cjh.org

Extent

.75 Linear Feet (1 manuscript box, 1 one-half manuscript box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Ms. Brandmark conducted research on early Jewish wills in New York City in order to complete the requirements of an undergraduate course conducted by Leo Hershkowitz at Queens College. Her research includes typed worksheets for each will, statistical charts compiling information in various categories, and lists of death records by synagogue name.

Acquisition Note

The papers were donated by Bernice Brandmark in 2003.
Title
Guide to the Papers of Bernice Brandmark, Study of Wills in New York City, 1800-1899, undated, 1978, 1981 *P-833
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Adina Anflick
Date
© 2009
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • October 2020: RJohnstone: post-ASpace migration cleanup.

Repository Details

Part of the American Jewish Historical Society Repository

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