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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 96 Collections and/or Records:

United Synagogue of America Publications

Identifier: I-485

The publications consist of the following titles: "Justice, Justice Shalt Thou Pursue..." (1954), " So You Want New Members" (1955), "So You Want to Build" (1956), "Reference forms and procedures for synagogue administration" (1957), "Financial Security For Your Synagogue" (1958), "The Synagogue Library" (1959), "Leaders Portfolio" (1957-1961).

Dates: undated, 1954-1961

Vienna; Jewish Community Collection

Identifier: AR 2432

The Vienna Jewish community collection comprises archival materials that document only some aspects of Jewish life in Vienna during the period between the two World Wars, with the notable exception of one item that illustrates anti-Semitism in 1848. Published materials (not online) from the late 20th century describe some aspects of past Jewish life in Vienna and the onset of the Holocaust.

Dates: 1848-2000

Werner Stein Collection

Identifier: AR 10775

This collection documents the history of the Jewish community of Burgsinn (Bavaria, Germany) and the Stein, Hamburger, and Heinemann families that played an active role in this community. Materials include official letters and contracts concerning the Burgsinn Jewish community; registries of births, marriages, deaths, and property owners; the records of the Burgsinn Soldiers’ Club; reports on visits of New World Club members to their former German cities in 1994; personal family papers of the Stein, Heinemann, and Hamburger families; and a few photographs.

Dates: 1782-2001; Majority of material found within 1860s-1930s

Worms Jewish Community Collection

Identifier: AR 145

This collection contains a original documents dating back to the 19th century, clippings and articles, correspondence, programs, pamphlets, photographs and pieces of writing relating to the Jewish community and synagogue of Worms.

Dates: 1739-2000

Yorkville Jewish Institute and Talmud Torah Book of Life

Identifier: I-601

The Yorkville Jewish Institute and Talmud Torah was founded in 1915 in Yorkville, Manhattan, NY, a unique combination of a religious school and Jewish community center. This collection contains pages from the Institute’s Book of Life, recording the names of people who gave donations.

Dates: circa 1915-1916

Zeva Oelbaum Photographs

Identifier: ASF AR 76

This collection contains photographs of Jewish communities in Afghanistan, Egypt, Iran, and Morocco taken in 1976 by photographer Zeva Oelbaum. The entire collection was digitized and returned to the donor; the items are therefore accessible online only.

Dates: 1976