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Synagogues -- Organization and administration

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Congregation B'nai Jacob (Montréal, Québec) contract

 Collection — Consolidated Box I-2, Folder: I-148
Identifier: I-148

Collection consists of a contract with D.S. Sprince, hiring him as rabbi of the congregation for three years, signed by David Sperber, president, and Levi Kert, secretary, of the congregation.

Dates: 1902

Goldstein Family (New York, N.Y.) Papers

 Collection — Box CB-P8, Folder: P-259
Identifier: P-259

Collection contains items relating to Abraham Goldstein and his son, Bernhard (b. 1840); for Abraham, a deed for a plot of land in the Salem Field cemetery of Emanuel Congregation (1853), a statement for his pew in the synagogue (1868), and his will (1874); for Bernhard, an invitation to his wedding (1871), and a transcript of his citizenship papers (1883).

Dates: 1853-1874

Jewish Center of Bayside Hills Records

Identifier: I-595

The Jewish Center of Bayside Hills was founded in 1952 by young couples settling in the area after WWII. These records consist of draft constitutions, newspaper clippings, photographs, and negatives. The photographs encompass the inaugural meeting, the building dedication ceremony, an election forum, and entertainment events.

Dates: 1952-2005

Leon Kronish Papers

Identifier: P-990

The Leon Kronish Papers incorporate the personal and professional papers of Rabbi Leon Kronish with the organizational records of Temple Beth Sholom in Miami Beach, Florida, where he served as spiritual leader for over fifty years. Included are sermons, correspondence, memorandums, newsletters, worship service manuals, programs, pamphlets, greeting cards, administrative records, financial records, notes, clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, and sound recordings.

Dates: 1932-1997; Majority of material found within 1948 - 1985

Records of the Congregation Gates of Prayer (New Orleans, La.)

 Collection — Folder Consolidated Box I1, Folder: I-133
Identifier: I-133

This collection contains a photocopy of the constitution, by-laws, and charter of the congregation, to which is attached a list of signatures of the members (1850).

Dates: 1850, 1950

Samuel Seelav papers

 Collection — Box CB-P8, Folder: P-292
Identifier: P-292

Collection contains two kabbalot, in Hebrew, from Rabbi Bernhard L. Levinthal of Philadelphia and Rabbi B.S. Rabiner of New York, certifying Seelav's competency as a shohet. Also contains an English letter testifying to his appointment as rabbi of Congregation Agudath Achim of Philadelphia; and one photograph.

Dates: undated, 1905