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Kolomear Friends Association Records

Identifier: RG 792

Scope and Contents

Constitutions. Minutes, 1939-1954. Financial documents, 1953-1972. Membership ledger. Application forms, 1907-1956. Membership books pertaining to illness, sick and death benefits, 1933-1967. Journal, 1929. Memorial book, 1957. Photographs.


  • Creation: 1906 - 1973


Biographical / Historical

Originally organized in New York in 1904 by immigrants from Kolomyya (Polish: Kolomyja), Ukraine, for the purpose of founding a synagogue. Also called Tsvishn (Among) Kolomear Young Friends. Formed the United Kolomear Relief during World War I and the Refugee Committee during World War II.


2 Linear Feet (4 5"lgl)

Language of Materials