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Miami (Fla.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Charles King Emma (1921-2014) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-966
Abstract This collection is comprised of armed forces material, correspondence, and other material concerning Charles King Emma’s time in the U.S Army from 1943 through 1946.
Dates: undated 1941-2012; Majority of material found within 1943 - 1945

Cohen Kosher Menu Collection

 Collection
Identifier: I-602
Abstract The collection contains close to 100 menus from Kosher restaurants, mostly from Manhattan and Brooklyn but also from Miami and Montréal.
Dates: 1990s-2000s

Harry R. Rosen Community Building Consultants Records

 Collection
Identifier: I-577
Abstract The Harry R. Rosen Community Building Consultants Records consist of photographs, research, and administrative documentation by and for the dozens of Jewish Community Centers (JCCs) in the United States, Canada, and Israel that Harry R. Rosen and his firm helped develop from the 1970s to the early 2000s.
Dates: 1950-2005; Majority of material found within 1970 - 2000

Margery Sanford Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-889
Abstract Papers of Margery Sanford cover the period from the early 1970s to the late 1980s and document her activities as the Documentation Committee chairperson of South Florida Conference on Soviet Jewry, as well as her individual efforts in the American Soviet Jewry Movement. The documents include correspondence, notes, memos, minutes, publications, news clippings, photographs, stickers and a flag.
Dates: undated, 1973-1980, 1984-1986, 1988

Nathan Perlmutter (1923-1987) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-1012
Abstract This collection consists of the papers of Nathan Perlmutter, a lawyer, lecturer, author, political activist, and a long-time leader of the American Jewish community. It contains certificates, newspaper clippings, correspondence — including numerous condolence cards and letters sent to his family after his death — manuscripts and drafts of Perlmutter’s writings, obituaries, printed materials, programs, and subject files relating to topics he was interested in and that he wrote about.
Dates: 1934-1989; Majority of material found within 1949-1987

Records of the Jewish Education Service of North America

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Identifier: I-75
Abstract The Jewish Education Service of North America (JESNA), formerly known as the American Association for Jewish Education, was founded in 1939. The Association promotes and supports Jewish education in communities throughout the United States and Canada by supplying studies of Jewish education, developing supplementary educational materials, and collaborating with Jewish organizations. This collection primarily contains the results of surveys and consequent reports, in addition to some correspondence, meeting minutes, and newsletters of the administration. Somewhat unrelated, the Jewish Media Services's files on films and filmmakers make up the last series of this collection, as JESNA took over some of the responsibilities of this organization in the early 1990s.
Dates: 1922-1999; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1987

Records of the Sephardic Jewish Brotherhood of America

 Collection
Identifier: ASF AR-33
Abstract This collection contains the institutional records of the Sephardic Jewish Brotherhood of America, a fraternal organization founded in New York in 1921 to serve and unify the American Sephardic Jewish community. These records primarily pertain to issues of membership, including mortuary and sick benefits, scholarships and access to charitable funds, as well as information about community receptions and various other cultural activities.
Dates: 1913-2004; Majority of material found within 1940-2000

Records of the Source of Life Benevolent Society

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Identifier: ASF AR-69
Abstract This collection contains the institutional records of the Source of Life Benevolent Society, a fraternal organization founded in New York in 1911. These records primarily relate to mortuary benefits.
Dates: 1911, 1945-2011; Majority of material found within 1994-2005

Robert Allen Simon Papers

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Identifier: P-518
Abstract The collection consists of personal papers, records from educational institutions and articles written by Robert Simon. Also included are items related to Simon’s burning of his draft card to protest the Vietnam War, including court records, personal notes and correspondence. The collection reflects the role in modern American society of a young Jew involved in liberal causes and the literary world.
Dates: 1947-1983