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Herbert H. Franks Family Records

 Collection — Container: Consolidated Box P16, Folder: P-585
Identifier: P-585

Contains photocopies of vital records of members of the Tennessee branch of the Franks family. The first to be listed is Henry Franks (1764-1836) claimed by the compiler to be a younger brother of David Salisbury Franks.

Dates: 1832-1937

Fred Firschein. Blake Avenue, East New York (New York, N.Y.) Color Slides, collection

 Collection — Container: Consolidated Box P27, Folder: P-926
Identifier: P-926

The collection contains eight (8) color slide photographs taken by Fred Firschein, a one-time resident of East New York, a neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York. Firschein writes in a letter regarding the collection, "The slides are dated May of 1962 and they depict a neighborhood area on Blake Ave. near Ashford St. There were push carts selling all kinds of fresh fruits and vegetables, stores selling spices, sour pickles and sour tomatoes from the barrel and Morris Meat Market selling, of course, all kinds of Kosher meats."

Dates: May 1962

Fred Greene Papers

 Collection — Container: Consolidated Box P29, Folder: P-971
Identifier: P-971

The papers of the Soviet Jewry activist, Rabbi Fred Greene, contain materials pertaining to the Soviet Jewry movement produced by local Long Island, NY, organizations, such as the Long Island Federation of Temple Youth and the Coalition to Free Soviet Jews, as well as national organizations such as the National Conference on Soviet Jewry and Hadassah. Included are newsletters, pamphlets, fliers, buttons and a haggadah. Also included are news clippings pertaining to Soviet Jewish emigration from the U.S.S.R.

Dates: undated, 1989-1990, 1992-1993

Freund family collection

Identifier: P-265

The collection contains the following items: 1) The passport of Marcus Fleischauer, great-great grandfather of Robert G. Freund, and his children, from the Grand Duchy of Hesse, for travel to North America (1854); 2) A letter in English and German from George Washington Gerstle, great-grand uncle of Freund, to his parents (1858); and 3) the United States passport, with attached photo, of Jacob Freund, grandfather of Robert G. Freund (1885). 4) Some biographical information about these people accompanies the collection.

Dates: 1854-1885, 1936

Friedman family genealogical chart

Identifier: P-791

Consists of one genealogical chart that supplements Rabbi Paul Teicher's book, Friedman Family 200 Years (call #CS71.F78T3). The chart begins with Pincus Friedman (b. 1790) and his wife Chanaleie Glicksman, who married in 1808 in Poland.

Dates: undated

Functions and Operations Records in the Hadassah Archives

Identifier: I-578/RG 15

Hadassah Functions and Operations Records represent the bulk of aid and services provided to Hadassah's membership, from the 1920s to 2011. Materials found in the record group include correspondence, clippings, press releases, manuals and kits for chapters and members to implement programming and chapter structure, fundraising campaigns, scripts, study guides, programming for local and national meetings, biographical files, and training documentation. Departments documented in the record group include Public Affairs, Education, Women's Health, American Affairs, Zionist and International Affairs, Speakers Bureau, Fundraising, Program, Organization, Outreach and Tourism Departments. Materials related to the general administration of Hadassah are also in the record group; these materials include research and development of projects, archives department correspondence and other materials, Hadassah House administration, and strategic planning. The record group also documents Hadassah's efforts to expand membership outside of the United States, by the development of Hadassah International.

Dates: 1920-2011

Garber Family Papers

Identifier: P-1031

This collection consists of twelve items, mainly card photographs from the late nineteenth century of Donald Garber’s grandparents Lena and Harris Singer, and Lena’s sisters Mamie and Rachel. The photographs include wedding portraits of Lena and Harris Singer, Rachel and her husband Sholom Schaefer and Mamie and Leopold Schwartz.

Dates: undated, 1894-2010

Garfunkel - Trager family papers

Identifier: P-765

Contains research and original documents compiled by Milton M. Gottesman for his book "Hoopskirts and Huppas: A Chronicle of the Early Years of the Garfunkel-Trager Family in America, 1836-1920." Original documents are numbered to correspond with chapter notes. These primarily consist of correspondence between Garfunkel and Trager family members. Letters written by Louis Trager and Mark Moses are also available; as well letters between Aaron Garfunkel and his grandfather Abraham Isaac. Aaron Garfunkel pocket diaries from 1892-1940 form the second half of the collection. Research documents on Louis Trager's Civil War career include official records of the Union and Confederate Army, copies of correspondence concerning his appointment as U.S. Consul, and a copy of a recommendation letter from U.S. Grant Major General to Major General H.W. Halleck. Further research pertains to copies of Garfunkel family birth registers from Rzeskow, marriage and anniversy notices (Moses and Mashe Hennie Garfunkel; Aaron and Sarah Garfunkel; Ray and Nathan Adler), obituary clippings and articles (Abraham Isaac Trager, Moses Garfunkel, B.M. Garfunkel, Max Lubetkin, Aaron Garfunkel, and extended Garfunkel members), death certificates (Max and Rachel Lubetkin), copies of Moses Garfunkel's 1870 census records, a copy of a deed of slave to Abraham Isaac Trager, and a memoir written by Esther Garfunkel Gottesman. The Garfunkel-Trager hoopskirt business is documented through newsclipping of advertisements, a partnership contract for a new hoopskirt business in New York City, and advertisements and catalogs for the Broadway Bargain House. Information is also available regarding the founding of Beth Hamedrash Hagadol (New York, NY), Eldgridge Street Synagogue (New York, NY), and Congregation Tree of Life (Columbia, SC) as well as Montefiore Hospital (New York, NY).

Dates: undated, 1892-1905, 1911-1941, 1954, 1966-1998

Garment Center Congregation (New York, NY) collection

Identifier: I-361

This collection is comprised of the following publication: The Courier (1934-1936, 1965).

Dates: 1934-1936, 1965

Gazette of the United States, George Washington letter to Hebrew Congregation of Savannah

Identifier: I-466

Collection consists of one item, the June 19, 1790 issue of the Gazette of the United States. Within this issue, an address made by Levi Sheftal, President of the Hebrew Congregation of Savannah, GA to President Washington was printed alongside President George Washington's reply.

Dates: June 19, 1790

General Jewish Council Records

Identifier: I-170

The General Jewish Council was an umbrella organization founded by the American Jewish Committee, American Jewish Congress, B’nai B’rith, and Jewish Labor Committee in order to coordinate their rights defense activities.

The bulk of the records in this collection date between from 1938-1944, the active years of the Council. Materials consist primarily of correspondence, minutes, memoranda, and reports.

Dates: 1934-1947

Genesis Agudas Achim Congregation (Tuckahoe, N.Y.) yearbooks

Identifier: I-479

The yearbooks span the following years: 1966, 1972-1976, 1978-1998.

Dates: 1966-1998

George Le Witt letter

 Collection — Box: CB-P9, Folder: P-311
Identifier: P-311

Letter (with end section missing) from James Shepard to George Le Witt, Esq. concerning Jewish history in Connecticut.

Dates: 1921

George W. Rabinoff, papers

Identifier: P-58

This collection contains correspondence, reports, and other material relating to both Rabinoff's work with the Jewish Welfare Federations of Indianapolis, Cincinnati, and Chicago; and as a field representative of the Jewish Welfare Board in Texas during the First World War. It also includes correspondence from the professional social work groups Rabinoff served in various capacities, most relating to the National Social Welfare Assembly of which he was the Assistant Director, and the National Conference of Jewish Communal Service of which he was the director of the New York Training Bureau; extensive material on the Australian Jewish Community, where he served as a Fulbright Lecturer in the Dept. of Social Studies of the University of Queensland in 1962, and as a consultant to the Australian National Red Cross; diaries, speeches, published material, reports, and general correspondence.

Dates: undated, 1912-1971

Gerald Serotta Papers

Identifier: P-1023

This collection contains the papers of Rabbi Gerald Serotta, a founder of Breira and the New Jewish Agenda. The materials found in the collection date from the 1970s and 1980s and mostly document the founding of and controversy surrounding Breira and the founding of the New Jewish Agenda.

Dates: 1973-1987

Gershwin family collection

 Collection — Box: CB-P5, Folder: P-182
Identifier: P-182

Collection includes letter from George Gershwin (1898-1937) to Milton Weintraub, manager of the Yiddish Art Theater (1933); and letter from Ira Gershwin (1896-1983) to Peter F. Paul (1965).

Dates: 1933-1973

Gertner family correspondence

Identifier: P-763

Contains personal correspondence of the Gertner family from 1937-1961. Includes New Years, Thank you, sympathy, and birth announcement greeting cards.

Dates: undated, 1937, 1939-1955, 1960-1961

Gertrude Berg Autographed Kutsher's Menu

 Collection — Container: Consolidated Box P24, Folder: P-826
Identifier: P-826

This collection contains an autographed menu from Kutsher's Country Club of Monticello, N.Y., which featured Gertrude Berg as Molly Goldberg at an evening in its Patio Club. Disk jockey Jack Eigen's autograph is also on the menu.

Dates: July 30, 1949

Gertrude Wolf, papers

Identifier: P-27

Collection consists primarly of correspondence and material relating to Stephen S. Wise, including photographs, miscellaneous items, and sermons delivered at Congregation Beth Israel in Portland, Oregon. Also contains letters from Lawrence Gilman, John Haynes Holmes, Leo Katz, Charles A. Sherrill, Michael Banner, Fiske Kimball, and Philip James; a manuscript play "Everyday" by Rachel Crothers; and an autobiography in shorthand.

Dates: undated, 1899-1944

Gerzow family papers

 Collection — Container: Consolidated Box P19, Folder: P-676
Identifier: P-676

Collection contains the correspondence of a family whose members emigrated from Pinsk, Russia (now Belarus) to New York City.

Dates: 1898-1916

Goldie Milgram Papers

Identifier: P-885

This collection contains the personal and professional papers of Goldie Milgram, including articles written by and about her, liturgical and teaching materials, correspondence, schoolwork and essays written by Milgram as well as schoolwork that was submitted to her as a teacher, clippings, and personal papers belonging to her and to her family members. These materials reflect her participation with the Jewish Renewal movement as well as her work teaching about Jewish spiritual practices.

Dates: undated, 1900-2016; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2005

Goldie Seiden Chirlin Photograph Collection

Identifier: P-1004

The Goldie Seiden Chirlin Photograph Collection depicts American Jewish family life in mid-20th century Albany, New York. The collection encompasses black and white photographs, primarily taken by Goldie Seiden Chirlin, of her friends, family, and local Jewish Community during social gatherings, birthdays, and holidays in Albany, New York and surrounding areas.

Dates: 1937-1943

Goldstein Family (New York, N.Y.) Papers

 Collection — Box: CB-P8, Folder: P-259
Identifier: P-259

Collection contains items relating to Abraham Goldstein and his son, Bernhard (b. 1840); for Abraham, a deed for a plot of land in the Salem Field cemetery of Emanuel Congregation (1853), a statement for his pew in the synagogue (1868), and his will (1874); for Bernhard, an invitation to his wedding (1871), and a transcript of his citizenship papers (1883).

Dates: 1853-1874

Goldstone family genealogy

Identifier: P-230

Contains a genealogical chart of the Hiller-Goldstone family, showing their connections to the Hendricks, Gomez, and Levy families of New York, among others.

Dates: 1934

Gombossy Family Papers

Identifier: P-1025

This collection contains studio portraits and a few snapshots of the Gombossy family.

Dates: Undated, 1913, 1915

Gomez family papers

Identifier: P-62

This Collection consists of the papers of the following members of the Gomez family of New York: Lewis Moses (1654/60-1740); Jacob (d. 1722); Daniel (1695-1780); Mordecai (1688-1750); Moses; Aaron Lopez (d. 1860); and Aaron and Hetty Gomez. It also contains also a photograph of the Gomez family coat of arms.

Dates: undated, 1688-1905

Gottlieb/Zelbard Family Papers

Identifier: P-845
Dates: undated, 1919, 1941, 1950, 1954

Graduate School for Jewish Social Work (New York, N.Y.) Records

Identifier: I-7

This collection documents the activities of the Graduate School for Jewish Social Research. It contains many papers concerning various projects undertaken by the School, especially the Lower East Side documentation project, and a project that compared letters sent to Der Tag newspaper. In addition, the collection holds papers having to do with the daily activities of the school.

Dates: undated, 1925-1950

Gradwohl family chronology

 Collection — Box: CB-P7, Folder: P-236
Identifier: P-236

Contains a photocopy of typed information taken from the Weekly Calavaras Chronicle, the Asmonean, and the San Francisco Hebrew observer pertaining to the Gradwohl family of California.

Dates: 1857-1870

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