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Archive - Hillel Bavli Papers

Identifier: ARC-15

This collection documents the life and work of Hillel Bavli, Professor at the Jewish Theological Seminary from 1918-1961. The collection consists of correspondence, class notes, notecards, notebooks, writings, and published material. The letters were partially processed. The bulk of this collection is in Hebrew with some material in English. The collection also has a small number of items belonged to his wife, Rahela Bavli.

Dates: 1915-1982

Archive - Jacob Beimel Music Scores and Papers

Identifier: ARC-MUS-5
Scope and Contents Note The Jacob Beimel Music Scores and Papers consists of correspondence, 1935-1952; published articles, 1907-1941; unpublished research and writings on Jewish music, n.d; and scores and essays submitted for publication in Beimel's Jewish Music Journal, 1934-1936. In addition, there are seven large photographs, ca. 1912-1930; lead printing plates of music published in Jewish Music Journal (2.5 in. deep); and other personal...
Dates: circa 1903-1952

Archive - Abraham Ben-Oliel Papers

Identifier: ARC-16
Scope/Content Note The Abraham Ben-Oliel Papers consist of manuscript notes, sermons, and articles, as well as clippings of articles by Ben-Oliel in The Jewish Herald and Record of Christian Work Among The Jews, and other publications. The collection also includes ample family records and documentation of Ben-Oliel's travels and missionary activities in Rome, Jerusalem, and North Africa. Ben-Oliel converted from Judaism to Christianity in 1847 and subsequently devoted his life...
Dates: 1856-1890

Archive - Ephraim Bennett Rabbinical Papers

Identifier: ARC-1000-016
Scope and Contents Note The Ephraim Bennett Rabbinical Papers consists of writings, which are in the form of manuscripts, typescripts, and notecards, with the latter constituting the greatest part of the collection.In addition to Bennett's writings, the collection also includes bound volumes of the Kesher Zion Bulletin, 1955-1962, and the Temple Beth El News (Swampscott), 1977-1983; clippings and correspondence relating to the death of...
Dates: 1939-1993

Archive - Abraham Berliner Collection

Identifier: ARC-2005-01
Scope and Contents Note

The Abraham Berliner Collection consists of correspondence to Berliner, a bound volume of 70th anniversary telegrams, as well as a document titled, "Protest of Professor Berliner against selling the Brescia Bible, 1494, to the Seminary Library."

Dates: 1869-1907

Archive - Herman Berlinski Music Scores and Papers

Identifier: ARC-MUS-17
Scope and Contents The Herman Berlinski Music Collection contains the published and unpublished music scores of composer/organist Herman Berlinski (1910-2001), 1938-2001. It also includes one archival box with Berlinski's published articles on Jewish music, 1976-1983; some unpublished writings, undated; correspondence, 1963-2006; four photographs, circa 1993-1998; a typescript of "Auto-Biographical Sketches" about his youth in Leipzig circa 1991 (112 p.); and an in-depth interview by friend and fellow...
Dates: 1938-2006

Archive - Sina and Herman Berlinski Papers, Photographs, Audio and Video Recordings Collection

Identifier: ARC-MUS-26
Scope and Contents Note The Sina and Herman Berlinski Papers, Photographs, Audio and Video Recordings consists of materials collected by composer and organist Herman Berlinski (1910-2001) and his wife, pianist Sina Goldfein Berlinski (1910-2011). There are photos, printed programs and reviews that document Herman Berlinski’s numerous concert tours throughout Europe, the US. and Mexico, 1966-2000, as well as correspondence between husband and wife, 1939-1978. There are also academic diplomas, awards, and medals...
Dates: 1885-2010

Archive - Bespaloff Family Papers

Identifier: ARC-17
Scope and Contents Note The Bespaloff Family Papers consists of correspondence, and financial and legal documents concerning family affairs and business interests in Estonia, France, Palestine, and elsewhere in Europe, and immigration to the United States. The correspondents include the Bespaloff family members, including Nissan, Shraga, Rachel, and Schulim Bespaloff, as well as the Chief Rabbi of France, Israel Levi, Edmond Rothschild, Raymond Poincare, Emile Perell, and S. Schwartz. The collection also includes...
Dates: 1912-1947

Archive - Beth El Synagogue (Minneapolis, MN) Beth El Shofar Newsletters and Other Publications

Identifier: ARC-1000-123
Scope and Contents Note This collection consists almost entirely of Beth El's newsletter, The Beth El Shofar. Also included is one issue of the bulletin of the Baltimore Hebrew Congregation (May, 1939) and one issue of the newsletter published by the United Synagogue, Judaism in Social Action (March, 1971).The Beth El Shofar was published weekly from Rosh Hashanah to Shavuot. This collection includes...
Dates: 1930-1945; 1949-1951

Archive - Albert Siegfried Bettelheim Papers

Identifier: ARC-18
Scope and Contents Note

The Albert Siegfried Bettelheim Papers consists of correspondence, manuscript sermons, clippings concerning Bettelheim's sermons, condolence letters, obituaries, and memorial articles. Also included is the death certificate of Itzik Meister, as well as miscellaneous material concerning the Bettelheim family, and correspondence and clippings concerning Bernard Bettelheim and Christian missionary trips to Japan.

Dates: 1846-1890

Archive - Bialik School of the Flatbush Jewish Center Records

Identifier: ARC-1000-022
Scope and Contents Note The Bialik School of the Flatbush Jewish Center Records includes yearbooks, 1955-1963, 1965, 1967-1988; the school newsletter, Bialik Tone, December, 1987 to June, 1988; the Bialik Alumni News, January, 1987, February, 1988 - February,1989; a directory of selected alumni, 1976, which lists the achievements and interests of graduates; lists of the graduating classes, 1955-1986; lists of parents, 1972-1973, 1979-1987; and a...
Dates: 1955-1989

Archive - Elias Joseph Bickerman Papers

Identifier: ARC-19
Scope and Contents Note

The Elias Joseph Bickerman Papers consists of annotated typescripts of Jews in the Greek Age, various correspondence, notes, newspaper clippings, photos, and a Roll Book from the Jewish Theological Seminary.

Dates: 1897-1981

Archive - Jonah Binder Papers, Scores, Photographs, and Audio Recordings

Identifier: ARC-MUS-27
Abstract The Jonah Binder Collection consists of the music, papers and audio recordings of cantor, vocalist, choir conductor, composer, arranger and educator, Jonah Binder (1917-1999). The bulk of the collection is comprised of music manuscripts that Binder either sang or composed and arranged, ca. 1940-1993. There are also archival recordings of him officiating at weddings, 1948-1949; some memorabilia from World War II, 1943; concert programs, 1970-1991; unpublished reminiscences, n.d.; lectures,...
Dates: 1922-1995

Archive - Rabbi Aaron H. Blumenthal Papers

Identifier: ARC-2019-04
Scope and Contents Note This collection consists of correspondence, drafts, and published material related to Rabbi Blumenthal's time as a member of the Rabbinical Assembly's Committee on Jewish Law and Standards. The Correspondence series consists of correspondence with Saul Lieberman, dean and rector of the Rabbinical School at the Jewish Theological Seminary, from 1954-1967; and with rabbis Herman Hailperin, Solomon B. Freehof, and Solomon Grayzel.The Teshuvot (Responsa) series consists...
Dates: 1954-1977, undated

Archive - Congregation B'nai Abraham (Butler, PA) Records

Identifier: ARC-1000-023
Scope and Contents Note The Congregation B'nai Abraham (Butler, PA) Records consists entirely of photocopies. It includes the minutes of the congregation from July 22, 1906 to April 22, 1912. The earlier entries are largely in German, the later ones in English. Also included are issues of the MANAC News (Marine, Army, Navy, Air Corps), September, 1943 to May, 1946, a newsletter to local servicemen, and the dedication booklet, November, 1956, for the congregation's new building...
Dates: 1906-1956

Archive - Congregation B'nai Israel (Toms River, NJ) Records

Identifier: ARC-1000-024
Scope and Contents Note The Congregation B'nai Israel (Toms River, NJ) Records, 1950-1985, which appear to be relatively complete for this time period, include by-laws, minutes of board meetings, financial and tax records, membership records, publications, and miscellaneous files containing clippings, correspondence, legal documents, weekly announcments, and other materials documenting adult education, annual banquets, and other synagogue activities.Also included is a photocopy of a volume of...
Dates: 1950-1985

Archive - Congregation B'nai Jeshurun (New York, NY) Records

Identifier: ARC-1000-041
Scope and Contents Note The records of Congregation B'nai Jeshurun are arranged and described in two groups: the original records, received in 1986, and the additional records received in 1994; within each group are further subdivisions. Also included is a collection of manuscripts of synagogue music, American liturgical music, synagogue repertoire, high holiday music, and published American octavos.1986 Donation: This material dates from the synagogue's founding in 1825 up through...
Dates: 1825-1994

Archive - Board of Jewish Education of Greater New York Music Scores, Papers, and Other Materials

Identifier: ARC-MUS-24

The Board of Jewish Education of Greater New York Music Collection consists primarily of published music that once constituted the music library of this organization. In addition, there are unpublished music manuscripts, cantata texts, folders of song repertoire and some administrative papers and photo slides. These items appear to have been created, collected or used by staff members.

Dates: 1886-1990

Archive - Sidney M. Bogner Rabbinical Papers

Identifier: ARC-1000-025
Scope and Contents Note The Sidney M. Bogner Rabbinical Papers consists of a miscellany of items which document his personal and professional life and his involvement with community activities. Included are notes from a few of Rabbi Bogner's sermons. Also included are awards and certificates given to Rabbi Bogner by groups ranging from a class of converts under his instruction, to the Boys' Club of America. Biographical notes are included, including some prepared by his wife for a newspaper obituary, and others...
Dates: 1935-1986

Archive - Ben Zion Bokser Rabbinical Papers

Identifier: ARC-1000-026
Scope and Contents Note The Ben Zion Bokser Rabbinical Papers, 1920s-1980s, consists largely of writings - articles, books, sermons, and other writings - in both manuscript and final forms. Also included are clippings of reviews of his books, correspondence, printed material, tapes, photographs, and printed materials.This material documents Rabbi Bokser's years at the Forest Hills Jewish Center; World War II chaplaincy, including weekly and monthly chaplaincy reports and correspondence with families of...
Dates: 1920s-1980s

Archive - Israel Brandmann Music Scores and Papers

Identifier: ARC-MUS-23
Scope and Contents The Israel Brandmann Music Scores and Papers contains the papers of musician Israel Brandmann (1901-1992), who was active in Jewish musical circles in Vienna between 1924 and 1935. The papers include over ninety concert programs and announcements, 1922-1936; six professional photographs, ca. 1930-1938; and a blue velvet portfolio with an inscribed silver harp of David, 1920, that contains congratulatory letters and certificates praising Brandmann's musical ensemble ...
Dates: 1918-1964

Archive - Gideon Brecher Correspondence

Identifier: ARC-22
Scope and Contents Note

The collection consists of the incoming and outgoing correspondence of Gideon Brecher.

Dates: 1821-1849

Archive - Mordecai L. Brill Rabbinical Papers

Identifier: ARC-1000-027
Scope and Contents Note The Mordecai L. Brill Rabbinical Papers consists of a small group of clippings, letters, telegrams, invitations, and photographs, 1936-1964, documenting his personal and student life; clippings, publications, and correspondence from each of the synagogues - Rodef Sholom, Brith Sholom, Beth El, and the Greenburgh Hebrew Center - he served; clippings, holiday announcements, and more than thirty photographs documenting his time as a military chaplain, 1943-1946; articles regarding his...
Dates: 1936-1990

Archive - Brooklyn Jewish Center (Brooklyn, NY) Records

Identifier: ARC-1989-01
Scope and Contents The Brooklyn Jewish Center Records, 1921-1985, comprehensively document the history of this important congregation. Included are correspondence (including that of Rabbi Israel Levinthal); annual reports; minutes of the board of trustees and various committees; issues of the Brooklyn Jewish Center Bulletin (1922-1985, with gaps) and the Brooklyn Jewish Center Review (1933-1985, with gaps); cemetery records; dinner dance...
Dates: 1921-1985

Archive - Cejwin Camps Records and Photographs

Identifier: ARC-1000-077
Scope and Contents Note The Cejwin Camps Records is arranged chronologically and consists of records that document camper, staff, and administrative activities and camp life between 1954 and 1992. Included are the minutes of administration meetings held to evaluate camp activities, and camper and staff evaluations. The collection also contains a wide range of ephemera including play scripts and playbills, camp song lyrics, Shabbat and Tisha B’Av program materials, educational material, and journals produced by the...
Dates: 1923-1992

Archive - Central Organization of Hungarian Jews in Budapest Questionnaires

Identifier: ARC-2007-01
Scope and Contents Note This collection contains questionnaires issued by the Central Organization of Hungarian Jews in Budapest in 1939. The goal of these questionnaires, was to prove whether or not Jews were Hungarian citizens. They had to be able to prove their Hungarian citizenship back to 1867. This was one of the first anti-Jewish laws passed. They had to provide personal information (name, birthdate, birthplace, whether they served in the military), as well as birth, marriage, and death information for...
Dates: 1939

Archive - Congregation Chisuk Emuna (Harrisburg, PA) Records

Identifier: ARC-1000-121
Scope and Contents Note The Congregation Chisuk Emuna (Harrisburg, PA) Records consists of the microfilm copies of the original constitution of Chevre Chiska Emuna Bena Russia; the charter of Chisuk Emuna Bnei Russia; Congregational and Board of Director minutes, some in Hebrew (1893-1970); Minutes of the brotherhood and sisterhood (1938-1960); Fiscal records including cemetery lot records, membership accounts, holiday honors, parent-teacher organization, and contracts with rabbis; historical files including...
Dates: 1879-1974

Archive - Boaz Cohen Papers

Identifier: ARC-24
Scope and Contents Note The Boaz Cohen Papers, which contains various materials, was divided into major categories including: Beth Din correspondence, mainly copies, regarding divorce and admission of proselytes; Committee on Jewish Law (1927-1947), mainly copies, contains correspondence including the aguna controversy, as well as manuals on legal procedure and guides and rules on rituals; Committee on Jewish Law -...
Dates: 1927-1967

Archive - Gerson D. Cohen Personal Papers

Identifier: ARC-25
Scope and Contents Note

The Gerson D. Cohen Papers consists of correspondence concerning speaking engagements, as well as Cohen's work with Bnai Brith Youth Organization, Columbia University, the Institute on Ethics of JTSA, Camp Ramah, and the Rabbinical Assembly of America. Also included are bibliographies, manuscript reviews of books, and photographs of Cohen.

Dates: 1950-1958

Archive - Gerson Cohen Printed Miscellany and Photographs

Identifier: ARC-1000-009
Scope and Contents Note This collection of Gerson Cohen papers consists mostly of his public writings, generally in published form or copied for distribution. These include articles on scholarly and popular topics - including book reviews - some in the form of reprints, 1940s-1980s; the circular letters to the Rabbinical Assembly he wrote as Seminary chancellor, 1972-1985; lectures; and a few odd letters and fragmentary writings.An index to Cohen's speeches, addresses and essays, 1972-1983, by Paul...
Dates: 1945-1991

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Magnes, Judah Leon 4
National Jewish Welfare Board 4
Oheb Shalom Congregation (South Orange, N.J.) 4
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American Jewish History Center 3
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