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Slaughtering and slaughter-houses -- United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Joint Advisory Committee records

 Collection
Identifier: I-191
Abstract Contains background material, minutes of meetings, correspondence, memoranda and miscellaneous publications pertaining to the question of religion in the public schools, release time and kosher slaughtering.
Dates: undated, 1947-1972

Solomon Elhanan Jaffe Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-433
Abstract This collection consists of manuscripts and correspondence related to Jewish dietary laws, sermons, Passover, and various personal matters.
Dates: circa 1912-1922

Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America Records

 Collection
Identifier: I-66
Abstract Collection documents the activities and missions of the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations of America (UOJCA), primarily during the presidencies of William Weiss (1933-1942), Samuel Nirenstein (1942-1948), Moses Feuerstein (1954-1965), and Rabbi Pinchas Stolper’s tenure as Executive Vice President (1976-1994).

Founded in 1898, the UOJCA, also known as the Orthodox Union, serves as the leader, organizer, and voice of affiliated Orthodox Jewish congregations in North America. Divisions of the UOJCA reflected most prominently in the collection include the National Conference of Synagogue Youth, the Women’s Branch, the Kashruth Division, the Department of Synagogue Services, the Israel Center, as well as regional branches.

Subjects addressed in the collection include Sabbath and high holiday observance, dietary laws, Baal Teshuva, slaughterhouse legislation, funeral standards, education, and synagogue management and outreach. Materials include correspondence, minutes, clippings, speeches, UOJCA publications, financial documents, and a few photographs.
Dates: 1911-1915, 1925-1997; Majority of material found within 1933 - 1992