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Independent Zydaczower K.U.V. Records
This record group contains liquidation Papers (2005-2012) and a map to plots at Beth David Cemetery.
Institut Der NSDAP Zur Erforschung Der Judenfrage
International Social Benefit Society Records
Collection contains: Certificates of incorporation, 1889. Constitution and by-laws, English, 1962. Cemetery deeds, 1901. Burial permits, 1983-2000. Grave reservation lists, 1976. Certificates of reservation, 1943-2000. Membership request forms, 2003. Membership directory. Correspondence, 1889-1977. Stampers. Financial Records, 1972-2002.
International Workers' Order Records
Isaac Imber Papers
Isaac Leib Goldberg Collection
Isaac Leib Goldberg Collection documents Isaac Goldberg’s active participation in the international Zionist movement. It also sheds light on his professional activities as a lawyer in the Russian Empire. The collection consists of circular letters, official documents, correspondence, court documents and Power of Attorney, leaflets, announcements, reports, minutes of meetings, financial reports and tables, balance sheets and Annual Reports, lists, and memoranda.
Isabella Rayz Collection of Soviet Theater Programs
Playbills of performances of opera, ballet, and theater in the Soviet Union, and a collection of Jewish recipes.
Israel Cohen Papers
This collection contains documents pertaining to Israel Cohen's role as author, reporter, Zionist leader, as well as his profound interest in documenting and reporting on the changes in European Jewish life between the wars. The collection is comprised primarily of notes, correspondence, clippings, and manuscripts of books about Zionism and topics in Jewish history, articles and reports on Jewish life in Austria, England, France, Germany, Hungary, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, Rumania, Russia, Spain, the Balkans, and North Africa, circa 1910-1930s. The manuscripts of works on Jewish history include biographies of Jewish personalities and a report on the Czernowitz Yiddish Language Conference of 1908.
Itky Arrinton Keshinower Ladies Sick & Benevolent Society Records
Contains correspondence with the New York Liquidation Bureau regarding dissolution of the soceity and liquidation of its assets (2002-2013), burial permit cards from Mount Hebron Cemetery, interment directories and deeds and maps to plots at Mount Hebron Cemetery.
Iwo (Ivo) Wesby Papers
Documents, sheet music and music manuscripts, letters, photographs, clippings.
Jack Goldfarb Papers
Documents, files, photographs, historical records, and other materials related to the Jewish Community of Staszów, Poland.
Jacob Lipshutz Papers
Original Ydish manuscripts of English translations, as well as a digitized copy of these materials.
Jacob Mestel Papers
The collection of Jacob Mestel consists of the general, professional and personal correspondence of Jacob Mestel, manuscripts of plays by other authors, manuscripts of poetry, essays and plays by Jacob Mestel, translations of plays into Yiddish, production material, clippings, theater programs, personal documents, and theater photographs.
Jacob Ross Papers
Jacob Shatzky Papers
Jacob Shatzky (1893-1956) was an historian, literary and theater critic, editor, bibliographer, lexicographer, lecturer, teacher and librarian. The Papers of Jacob Shatzky cover the period of 1910-1960's and reflect to different degrees all aspects of his activities. Some papers of Jacob Shatzky's wife, Ida, consist for the most part of materials relating to his death. Manuscript and other materials relating to memorial books published posthumously in commemoration of Jacob Shatzky, such as the Shatzky Book, (Buenos Aires, 1957) and Yakov Shatzki in Ondenk, (New York, 1957) constitute another significant part of the collection.
Jagulnicer Benevolent & Aid Association Records
Also known as Jagielnicer Benevolent and Aid Association. Dissolved in 2001. This record group contains liquidation Papers (2006-2013) and maps to plots at New Montefiore and Mount Hebron cemeteries.
Janice Sandler Collection
Paintings, sketches, art supplies, exhibition catalogs, and books from Lower East Side artist Janice Sandler.
Jewish Community Hour (Chicago, Illinois) Collection
The collection contains scripts for the broadcasts, ranging from 1976 to 2004. The scripts are mostly handwritten with some typewritten excerpts. There is a small amount of correspondence related to the program, some with advertisers and members of the Jewish community, and a small amount of correspondence related to Mr. Finkel’s professional career in public relations.
Jewish Family and Children's Service (Detroit)
An affiliate agency of the Jewish Welfare Federation in Detroit formerly called the Jewish Social Service Bureau (JSSB).
This collection consists predominantly of records of the Jewish Social Service Bureau and, to a much lesser extent, of records of the Jewish Family and Children's Service (JFCS). The bulk of the collection consists of records of individual cases which were processed by the JSSB. Additionally, there are administrative records which include the following: general correspondence, 1926-1963; minutes of staff and committee meetings, 1924-1958. Records of various institutions which at some point merged or were affiliated with the JSSB, such as the Resettlement Service, Jewish House of Shelter, Jewish Child Placement Bureau, Hebrew Orphan Home.
Jewish Folklore Materials
The collection consists of miscellaneous materials pertaining to Jewish folklore and includes the following: Materials relating to YIVO Projects: samples of Yiddish dialects recorded on sound discs by Beatrice Silverman-Weinreich in 1948 and 1949 during her conversations with informants from Eastern Europe; materials from the Passover Survey, conducted by Beatrice Silverman-Weinreich in 1949. Entries for the contest about the symbolic meaning of the number '7' according to Jewish tradition, 1953. Collections of proverbs and sayings. Replies to a questionnaire from the *Jewish Daily Forward* about Jewish customs, 1945. Folk poetry, mainly in the style of *badkhones* (rhymes performed by a *badkhan* - wedding entertainer). Samples of *ketubot* (marriage contracts), *t'noyim* (engagement contracts), divorce letters, amulets, etc.
Jewish Music Societies Collection
Jody Rosen Collection
Jody Rosen (b. 1969) is an American journalist and author.
Scope and Contents
This record group contains humorous antisemitica from ca. 1891-ca. 1920.
Joel Zack Papers
The collection is photographic in nature, and consists of over 3,000 color slides of approximately 50 Romanian synagogues as they appeared in c. 1995. Among the several localities represented are Arad, Botosani, Bucharest, Caransebes, Cluj, Craiova, Dorohoi, Iasi, Oradea, Satu Mare, Sighet, and Timosoara. Also included are blueprints, floor plans, and general comments relating to these synagogues, as well as Romanian-language newspaper clippings and printouts pertaining to the synagogues and local Jewish communities, 1994-1995.
Joseph A. Rosen Papers
Joseph A. Rosen was an agronomist and official of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee. In the 1920s and 1930s he organized and coordinated relief activities for impoverished Jews in the Soviet Union. Joseph A. Rosen was a director of the American Jewish Joint Agricultural Corporation (Agro-Joint) that tried to develop Jewish settlements and assisted with organization of Jewish factories, cooperatives, schools, and health care facilities. All these subjects are covered in this collection. These are the papers of Joseph A. Rosen in his official capacity as a Director of the Agro-Joint. The collection contains agreements between Agro-Joint and the Soviet government, reports, and field observations of the agronomists and officials of the relief organizations, particularly of the Agro-Joint, technical reports and documentation necessary for development and financial sustainability of the Jewish settlements. Maps and landscape plans are also part of this collection.
Joseph Nobel Collection
Joseph Perkins Chamberlain Papers
This collection contains the papers of Joseph Perkins Chamberlain, a professor of law who worked with many refugee aid organizations during the 1930s and 1940s. The papers reflect the work of Chamberlain and the organizations in rescuing and assisting refugees from Europe during this time. Although the bulk of the documents consists of correspondence, the collection also includes minutes of meetings, reports, statistical information, clippings, booklets and transcripts of speeches.
Joseph Soski Collection
DVDs of Shoah interviews of Joseph and Helen Soski. Papers about Jewish life in Los Angeles and Krakow. Materials on Yiddish culture, the Jewish Labor Bund, and the Workmen's Circle.
Joyce Ellen Weinstein Collection
Three paintings by Joyce Ellen Weinstein.
Judea Protective Association Records
Contains plot maps for reserved graves at Mount Lebanon Cemetery and at Wellwood Cemetery, deeds to plots at both cemeteries, worksheets for cost of graves, liquidation inventories, membership lists, and correspondence with the New York Liquidation Bureau regarding liquidation proceedings for the Association (2001-2004).
Judea Protective Association Records
Collection contains: Constitution and by-laws, English, 1935. Cemetery maps, 1956. Cemetery deeds, 1989-1993. Burial permits, 1932-1993. Correspondence, 1960-2001. Meeting notices, 1987-1992. Agreement forms, 1931-1986. Membership lists. Grave reservation lists, 1988. Financial Records, 1955-2002. Dissolution Papers, 1990-2002. Miscellaneous.
- Repository: YIVO Institute for Jewish Research X
- Correspondence 115
- Clippings (information artifacts) 64
- Minutes (administrative records) 57
- Manuscripts (documents) 45
- Financial records 41
- New York (N.Y.) 41
- Photographs 38
- Poland 34
- Vilnius (Lithuania) 31
- Russia 30
- Official documents 28
- Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 24
- Administrative reports 21
- Reports 21
- Jewish refugees 20
- Zionism 20
- Israel 17
- Memorandums 17
- Authors, Yiddish 15
- Germany 15 + ∧ less
- English 580
- Yiddish 210
- German 137
- Russian 104
- Hebrew 102
- Polish 95
- French 73
- Spanish; Castilian 26
- Italian 16
- Ukrainian 16
- Lithuanian 15
- Czech 9
- Dutch; Flemish 9
- Hungarian 8
- Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan 8
- Swedish 8
- Multiple languages 7
- Portuguese 6
- Chinese 5
- Arabic 3 + ∧ less
- YIVO Archives 55
- American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee 15
- Rejzen, Zalman, 1887-1941 10
- World ORT Union 10
- An-Ski, S., 1863-1920 9
- Weinreich, Max, 1894-1969 9
- Cherikover, I. M., 1881-1943 8
- Yidisher ṿisnshafṭlekher insṭiṭuṭ 8
- Allgemeyner Idisher arbayṭerbund in Liṭa, Poylen un Rusland 7
- American Jewish Committee 7
- American Jewish Congress 6
- Asch, Sholem, 1880-1957 6
- International Refugee Organization 6
- Leivick, H., 1888-1962 6
- Sholem Aleichem, 1859-1916 6
- United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration 6
- Zhitlowsky, Chaim, 1865-1943 6
- Cahan, Abraham, 1860-1951 5
- Niger, Samuel, 1883-1955 5
- Schabad, Z., 1864-1935 5 + ∧ less