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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

AMIT Records

Identifier: I-521

The AMIT records contain correspondence, periodicals, program, project, and subject files, films, reports, convention and chapter material and photographs that document the organizational activities, educational and humanitarian achievements in Israel, and fundraising efforts of this American Jewish Zionist volunteer organization from 1933-2005. The AMIT Records were donated to the American Jewish Historical Society in 2010. The donation, while incomplete, represents the most complete set of documents, to date, related to the projects and achievements of AMIT and its history as the American Mizrachi Women's Organization.

Dates: undated, 1933-2005

Class photo from school in Prague, 1907 June 13

Identifier: F 19553
Scope and Contents

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Dates: 1907 June 13

Congregation Beth Jacob (Atlanta, Ga.) Collection

 Collection — Consolidated Box I9, Folder: Collection I-484
Identifier: I-484

This collection consists of publications issued by the Congregation, Torah Day School, and Yeshiva High School. Beth Jacob publications include a copy of the dedication ceremony in 1956, issues of Beth Jacob Magazine (1974-1980, with gaps), a timeline of Atlanta Jewish history (1843-1985), and a history of the Congregation's first fifty years (1943-1993). An issue of TDSA Today (Spring 1990) and an invitation to the Yeshiva's annual dinner in 1993 is also available.

Dates: undated, 1956, 1974-1993

Edward Luft Collection

Identifier: AR 6957

Various articles, excerpts, maps, and books related to the Jewish community in Posen/Poznan, collected by Edward Luft.

Dates: 1698-2009

Franklin Toff Family Collection

Identifier: AR 25768

The collection mainly consists of correspondence between Franklin Toff and his father, Maurice Toff while Franklin was overseas in Germany studying weaving. Telegrams and other official documents are also present in the collection. The Toff family in New York City was of German-Jewish descent.

Dates: 1889-1926; Majority of material found within 1889-1892

Gerrard Salomon Collection

Identifier: AR 10488 / MF 588

Diaries of Gerd-Adolf Salomon (1937-1939); photos from school; publications from Eerde school (1934-1939); school assignments; school report card (1936), letters, photos; poems with illustrations; marriage of Annie Mann and Lutz Salomon and list with guests (1924); marriage announcement; biography.

Dates: 1924-2004; Majority of material found in 1924-1939

Irving Weisberger Diploma

Identifier: P-837

A diploma granted from the Talmudical Institute of Harlem, upon completing elementary school.

Dates: 1929

Joan Breslow Woodbine Colony Reference Materials

Identifier: P-818

Collection contains copies of articles, cemetery plans, census records, and photographs relating to the Woodbine agricultural colony in Woodbine, N.J.

Dates: undated, 1900-1930, 2002

Ruth G. Meister Woodbine Colony collection

Identifier: P-777

Contains a record book in Yiddish and English for the Woodbine Brotherhood Synagogue Cemetery (1938-1956). Also includes a letter detaling the histories of Ruth Meister's grandparents; settlers in Woodbine; an article titled "Woodbine's Two Historic Burial Grounds", and a 1919 class photograph for a school in Woodbine. The children in the photograph are all identified.

Dates: undated, 1919, 1938-1956, 2000

School in Prague, 1913

Identifier: F 5155
Scope and Content Note From the Collection:

Manuscripts, materials relating to HansKohn's professional experience, materials relating to his political activities, correspondence, diaries, materials relating to his experience in World War I and as a prisoner of war, personal documents, photos, clippings.

Dates: 1913

Soccer team of the Altstaedter Gymnasium, 1908 March 21

Identifier: F 5194
Scope and Contents

Descriptive Text of Soccer Game. The following people are in this photograph: Goldschneider, Grimm, Jahrl, Kaupe, Kratschwer, Kreiher, Krizell, Kutscher, Loebl, Michalitschke, Reichmann, Richter, Vogl, Wachtel.

Dates: 1908 March 21

Subject files collection

Identifier: I-424

Collection encompasses an extensive variety of organizations, subjects, and formats and is most useful for genealogists and researchers interested in general information. Researchers looking for a particular publication will also find this collection helpful.

Dates: undated, various dates