Jewish funeral rites and ceremonies
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Collection on Jewish Customs
Identifier: RG 41
The collection consists of materials relating to Jewish religious life in Europe from the 1830s to the 1930s. Topics include: marriages, births, divorces, deaths, bar mitzvahs, holidays, the Sabbath, daily customs, ritual slaughter (shehitah), ritual baths, mezuzahs, prayers, rabbis. Items include: marriage contracts, divorce deeds, wedding invitations, birth announcements, bar mitzvah speeches, New Year's cards, correspondence, photographs.
Eric Rau Collection.
Identifier: AR 10550
Found in: Leo Baeck Institute / Eric Rau Collection.