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Jewish Postal Employees Welfare League of Manhattan and Bronx Collection

 Collection
Identifier: I-430

Scope and Content Note

The collection contains articles, constitution and by-laws, correspondence, flyers, membership lists, newsletters, officers and trustees lists, photographs, souvenir journals, and speeches. Of interest is a copy of a dinner dance program from 1925, policies regarding religious observance in the U.S. Post Office, and correspondence lobbying for support of Israel and Jewish causes.

Dates

  • undated, 1925, 1940-1998

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. Permission to quote from the collection must be obtained from the originating source. Membership lists are restricted for privacy.

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

Historical Note

The Jewish Postal Employees Welfare League of Manhattan and Bronx was founded in 1925 and provides support for Israel, promotes Jewish heritage within the U.S. Post Office, provides social and welfare programs for its members, and grants scholarship funds for college students.

Extent

2 Manuscript Boxes

Abstract

The collection contains articles, constitution and by-laws, correspondence, flyers, membership lists, newsletters, officers and trustees lists, photographs, souvenir journals, and speeches. Of interest is a copy of a dinner dance program from 1925, policies regarding religious observance in the U.S. Post Office, and correspondence lobbying for support of Israel and Jewish causes.

Physical Location

Located in AJHS New York, NY

Acquisition Note

Received from Alan Schreck in three accruals, 1994.093, 1995.048, and 2003.050.

Title
Guide to the Jewish Postal Employees Welfare League of Manhattan and Bronx Collection, undated, 1925, 1940-1998 I-430
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

  • 2016-09-30: PDF box list converted to dsc. Finding aid encoding revised. Rachel S. Harrison

Repository Details

Part of the American Jewish Historical Society Repository

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