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Haggadah

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Bertha Badt-Strauss Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3945
Abstract

The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence to Bertha Badt-Strauss from various writers and friends between 1940 and 1969. The letters deal with topics related to emigration/immigration, Judaism, Zionism and publishing opportunities in the United States and Mexico. Included are manuscripts, poems, photographs and clippings of Badt-Strauss's correspondents, as well as some of her own writings.

Dates: 1935-2011; Majority of material found within 1940-1969

Harry Kaufman Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25159
Abstract

The collection contains personal items from the Harry Kaufamn Family.

Dates: 1829-1956

Joshua O. Haberman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25870
Abstract

This collection records the professional life and scholarship of Rabbi Joshua O. Haberman (1919-2017). A refugee who escaped Austria after the Nazi Anschluss in 1938, Rabbi Haberman had a distinguished career as both a champion of theological education and spiritual leader throughout the United States. Rabbi Haberman’s life work is well-documented through the items in this collection that include correspondence, handwritten notes and notebooks, philosophical research, conference lectures, and drafts of his later-published materials.

Dates: undated, 1855-2012; Majority of material found within 1969-1995

Robert Halden Family Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25119
Abstract

This collection documents the lives of members of the Hildesheimer and Halberstadt (later Halden) families, including the Orthodox rabbi Israel Hildesheimer. It largely consists of official documents of family members, but also holds manuscripts, correspondence, Haggadahs, and a cookbook. Of particular interest may be the detailed manuscripts by family members concerning a visit to Palestine in 1933 and childhood memories of life in a rabbinical family in Eisenstadt.

Dates: 1821-1940; Majority of material found within 1850-1935

Seder Ritual Committee Records

 Collection
Identifier: I-50
Abstract

The Seder Ritual Committee was created to compose a prayer memorializing the Holocaust. This collection documents their activities, and includes correspondence, publicity, orders, and copies of the Seder Ritual of Remembrance.

Dates: undated, 1952-1969