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Synagogues -- New York (State)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Berta Kuba Collection

Identifier: AR 11991

The collection consists of some original materials – photographs, correspondence – pertaining to Berta Kuba’s family in Germany; a travel diary of a trip to Israel and European destinations in 1965; and various materials related to the Hebrew Tabernacle Congregation of Washington Heights , where Berta Kuba was an active member in the 1980s.

Dates: 1910-1996

Congregation Kahal Adath Yeshurun with Anshe Lubitz [Eldridge Street Synagogue] (New York, N.Y.) Records

Identifier: I-10

Minute-books, records, ledgers, and miscellaneous material relating to activities of the Congregation, 1873(?)-1933.

Dates: undated, 1873(?)-1933

Irving J. Block Papers

Identifier: P-867

The Irving J. Block Papers are a blend of personal papers and organizational records, documenting the evolution of the Brotherhood Synagogue (Congregation Beth Achim) in Manhattan and Block’s role as rabbi and his involvement in efforts outside of the congregation. The collection is primarily comprised of correspondence, sermons, minutes, notes, clippings, photographs, audiocassettes, and drafts of Rabbi Block’s memoir.

Dates: 1944-2008; Majority of material found within 1953 - 2002

Records of the American Jewish Committee, San Francisco Collection Committee

Identifier: I-86

Collection contains records of donations made throughout New York State to assist in the rebuilding of schools and synagogues destroyed in the San Francisco earthquake. Includes the membership lists of the New York Board of Rabbis, Rabbis in New York State, and of congregations in New York State.

Dates: undated

Records of the Association for Free Distribution of Matsot to the Poor (New York, N.Y.)

 Collection — Box Consolidated Box I1, Folder: I-106
Identifier: I-106

This collection contains accounts, lists, receipts, and reports of the committees appointed by the Jewish Community of New York for the years 1855 and 1858, to provide matzoth for Passover to the needy Jewish families of the city.

Dates: 1855-1858

Records of the Independent Order Ahawas Israel, United Brethren Lodge (No. 139) (Sag Harbor, N.Y.)

Identifier: I-100

This collection contains 3 ledger books and records, primarily financial, for the years 1906, 1911-1914, 1918-1920, pertaining to the activities of the Lodge, which also functioned as a synagogue. Also contains a folder of correspondence of Rabbi S. Gershon Levi relating to the history of Sag Harbor.

Dates: 1906-1920

West Side Institutional Synagogue (New York, NY)

Identifier: I-415

This collection is comprised of a scrapbook.

Dates: 1926-1939