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The Annual and Mid-Winter National Conventions Records document the proceedings and outcomes of the conventions and conferences attended by Hadassah’s National Board as well as by convention delegates from the various regions of Hadassah. The conventions in particular are where local and regional leaders meet with each other and the National Board and learn about Hadassah’s various projects and committees. This record group also includes annual reports from 1926-2001.
This record group includes documents created and maintained by the Office of the President, the Office of the Executive Director and the Chair of the Division Coordinators/Directors Committee. Prominent is the Henrietta Szold series, containing correspondence by and to Szold as well as printed materials written by and about her. The files in this record group were created by a national president or executive director, or for their use, or maintained in their office during their years in office. Included are correspondence, minutes, memos, publications, reports and subject files on topics with which these individuals were involved.
The Hadassah Microfilm Collection consists of 16mm and 35mm reels containing images of various Hadassah publications, administrative documents, and personal archival material. Content includes on-site photographs, membership and organizational documents, regional chapter lists and histories, items relating to Hadassah’s Zionist political history, and a near-complete run of Hadassah Newsletter/Magazine. Other than the newsletter/magazine run, all images are unique within the collection.
The Hadassah Oral Histories consist of audio cassette recordings and typed transcripts of oral history interviews as well as related correspondence and research documents. Interviewees include notable members of Hadassah’s National Board, the Honorary Council, Hadassah Medical Organization (HMO), Youth Aliyah, Machon Szold, and Hebrew University, among others. Discussions cover such topics as Hadassah roles and achievements, Jewish upbringings, education, and family.
The materials in this record group document the entirety of Hadassah’s history and work in Israel and the United States in photographs—prints, slides, glass lantern plates, and digital images.
The Youth Aliyah Records in the Hadassah Archives document Hadassah's work with multiple international organizations to rescue Jewish children from continental Europe to Palestine from 1933-1945. The collection also documents Hadassah's involvement with Youth Aliyah since 1946 in providing residential, educational, vocational, rehabilitative and therapeutic care for displaced and at-risk youth from around the world.
- Correspondence 5
- United States 5
- Israel 4
- Jewish women--United States--Societies and clubs 4
- Palestine 4
- Administrative records 3
- Jewish children 3
- Jewish diaspora 3
- Jews -- Education 3
- Jews, Soviet 3
- Judaism -- 20th century 3
- Minutes (administrative records) 3
- New York (N.Y.) 3
- Pamphlets 3
- Press releases 3
- Publications (documents) 3
- Reports 3
- Scopus, Mount 3
- Vocational education 3 ∧ less
- Hebrew 4
- German 3
- Hungarian 1
- Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan 1
- Yiddish 1
- Jacobs, Rose G., 1888- 5
- Jacobson, Charlotte, 1914- 2010 5
- Hadassah Medical Organization 4
- Halprin, Rose Luria, 1896-1978 4
- Jewish Agency for Israel. Youth Aliyah Department 4
- Kramarsky, Lola, -1991 4
- Lindheim, Irma L., 1886- 4
- Mann, Kalman Jacob, 1912- 4
- Matzkin, Rose, 1913–2002 4
- Schenk, Faye, 1909-1981 4
- Seligsberg, Alice L., 1873-1940 4
- Shulman, Rebecca Beldner, 1896-1997 4
- Szold, Henrietta, 1860-1945 4
- Szold, Zip Falk, 1888-1979 4
- Ben-Gurion, David, 1886-1973 3
- Freier, Recha 3
- Kalmanson, Carmela 3 ∧ less