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The collection contains various documents pertaining to Akiva Ernst Simon.
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 is the collection of Arthur A. Goren, a historian and professor of American Jewish history at the Hebrew University and Columbia University. This collection consists of his research material and professional files from his academic pursuits and career as a professor, primarily at Columbia University. Included in the collection are copies of articles and photocopies of archival material used for research, drafts of speeches and manuscripts, handwritten and typed research notes, correspondence, clippings, photographs, and teaching and course material such as syllabi, readings, notes, and bibliographies.
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 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.
This collection consists of assorted types of financial records, some correspondence and a few photographs related to efforts to develop the infrastructure of Israel during the 1800s, the First and Second Aliyah periods, the time of the British Mandate, and the early years after the founding of the State of Israel.
Young Judaea is the oldest Zionist youth organization in the United States, established as a national organization in 1909 by the Federation of American Zionists. It was supported by Hadassah, including direct financial sponsorship from 1967-2011. The major aims of Young Judaea throughout its history have been to advance the cause of Zionism, to further the mental, moral, and physical development of Jewish youth, and to promote Jewish culture and ideals in accordance with Jewish traditions. Young Judaea has remained non-partisan and non-denominational, embracing and recruiting Jewish youth from all backgrounds.
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.
- American Jewish Historical Society 6
- Center for Jewish History 1
- Leo Baeck Institute 1
- Israel 6
- United States 5
- Administrative records 4
- Articles 4
- Financial records 4
- Jewish women--United States--Societies and clubs 4
- Minutes (administrative records) 4
- Palestine 4
- Pamphlets 4
- Press releases 4
- Publications (documents) 4
- Reports 4
- Zionism 4
- Children -- Institutional care 3
- Clippings (information artifacts) 3
- Israel -- Emigration and immigration 3
- Jewish children 3
- Jews -- Education 3 + ∧ less
- English 7
- German 6
- Yiddish 2
- French 1
- Hungarian 1
- Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America 5
- Freund, Miriam K. (Miriam Kottler), 1906-1999 4
- Jacobson, Charlotte, 1914- 2010 4
- Pool, Tamar de Sola, 1893-1981 4
- Hadassah Medical Organization 3
- Jacobs, Rose G., 1888- 3
- Jewish Agency for Israel. Youth Aliyah Department 3
- Mann, Kalman Jacob, 1912- 3
- Meir, Golda, 1898-1978 3
- Universiṭah ha-ʻIvrit bi-Yerushalayim 3
- Ben-Gurion, David, 1886-1973 2
- Ben-Shemen (Youth village: Ben-Shemen, Israel) 2
- Freier, Recha 2
- Halprin, Rose Luria, 1896-1978 2
- Jewish Agency for Palestine. Child and Youth Immigration Bureau 2
- Kalmanson, Carmela 2
- Kaplan, Deborah, 1926-2017 2
- Kol, Moshe, 1911-1989 2
- Kollek, Teddy, 1911-2007 2
- Kramarsky, Lola, -1991 2 + ∧ less