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Adas Israel Congregation records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0079
Overview This collection consists of administrative material relating to Adas Israel Congregation.

Beth Jacob Congregation records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0082
Overview This collection consists of administrative materials from the Beth Jacob Congregation, previously known as Sons of Jacob, the second oldest Jewish congregation in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

B'nai B'rith, Rochester Lodge records

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Identifier: umja0104
Overview This collection consists of administrative and board materials from the Rochester chapter of B'nai B'rith, an international Jewish advocacy group.

Charles Frisch collection

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Identifier: umja0127
Overview This collection consists of various materials collected by Charles Frisch and his father Leo Frisch related to local Jewish organizations, synagogues, and Jewish history.

David and Tessy Oxman papers

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Identifier: umja0098
Overview This collection consists of scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and photographs from David and Tessy Oxman.

Doroshow Gottleib photographs

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Identifier: umja0075
Overview This collection consists of photographs from the Doroshow and Gottleib families.

Dorr Family collection

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Identifier: umja0116
Overview This collection consists of materials related to and donated by the Dorr family who were active Jewish community members in St. Paul, Minn.

Duluth Hebrew Institute records

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Identifier: umja0102
Overview This collection consists of administrative and board materials from the Duluth Hebrew Institut, a non profit with a mission to promote Jewish education in the city of Duluth, Minnesota.

Dutch and Naomi Kastenbaum papers

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Identifier: umja0123
Overview This collection consists of personal materials from the lives of Abraham "Dutch" and Naomi Kastenbaum.

Etheldoris Grais papers

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Identifier: umja0122
Overview This collection consists of personal and administrative materials related to and from Etheldois Grais, a Jewish woman who lived on the Iron Range in Northern Minnesota.

Evelyn Smith Papers

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Identifier: umja0095
Overview This collection contains administrative materials from Evelyn Smith's career as a social worker (her special area was helping children with cleft palates and their families), and as an activist in many organizations, especially Jewish Family Service and United Jewish Fund and Council of St. Paul.

Fanny Schanfield papers

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Identifier: umja0136
Overview This collection contains administrative and programming materials from the Minneapolis chapter of Hadassah, a Jewish women's Zionist organization, reflecting Fanny Schanfield's active role as chapter president.

Firestone/Brin Family papers

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Identifier: umja0009
Overview This collection consists of materials from the Firestone/Brin family: Ruth Firestone Brin and her parents Irma Cain Firestone and Milton Firestone, who resided in St. Paul, Minnesota and were all very active in the local Jewish community.

Gary Filerman papers

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Identifier: umja0124
Overview This collection consists of professional papers and documents of Gary Filerman regarding his role in hospital administration as well as materials from the Aleph Zadik Aleph fraternal organization.

Hanovich Family Scrapbooks

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Identifier: umja0081
Overview This collection consists of scrapbooks from the Hanovich and Feder family, family friends, and extended relatives.

Harold and Zelda Goldenberg Family papers

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Identifier: umja0086
Overview The collection consists primarily of Harold Goldenberg's letters to Zelda Goldberg while he was attending Harvard Law School, 1928-1931. Harold was president of the Minneapolis Federation for Jewish Service from 1943-1946, and chairman of the United Jewish Appeal, 1945-1950.

Harold Smith papers

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Identifier: umja0110
Overview This collection consists of materials collected by Harold Smith, an active Jewish community member.

Jack Mackay papers

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Identifier: umja0111
Overview This collection consists of the papers of Jack Mackay, a long-time Associated Press writer based in St. Paul, Minnesota, and prominent member of the local Jewish community.

Jack Sinykin papers

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Identifier: umja0099
Overview This collection consists of the business papers of John L. "Jack" Sinykin, a Jewish Minnesotan entrepreneur who pioneered the use of guide dogs for the blind through LaSalle Kennels and the non-profit Master Eye Foundation.

Jewish Community Center of Greater Minneapolis Collection

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Identifier: umja0130
Overview This collection consists of administrative and programming materials from the Jewish Community Center of Greater Minneapolis, earlier known as the Emanuel Cohen Center and now known as the Sabes Jewish Community Center.

Jewish Family and Children's Service of Minneapolis records

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Identifier: umja0087
Overview The Jewish Family and Children's Service of Minneapolis records consist of administrative materials regarding the board, annual reports, finances, newsletters, and information about services the organization provided to the community.

Jewish Fellowship Club records

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Identifier: umja0080
Overview This collection consists of the administrative materials of the Jewish Fellowship Club, a social group of the Jewish communities in Duluth, Minnesota.

Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest records

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Identifier: umja0062
Overview This collection consists of the administrative materials of the Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest, the organization that began collecting archival materials that became the Nathan and Theresa Berman Upper Midwest Jewish Archives.

Jewish Population Studies collection

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Identifier: umja0137
Overview This collection consists of population studies of local and national Jewish communities that were collected by the Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest over a number of years.

Jewish Vocational Service of Minneapolis records

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Identifier: umja0067
Overview This collection consists of administrative materials for the Jewish Vocational Service of Minneapolis, Minnesota, a social services non-profit that is now a division of Jewish Family and Children's Services of Minneapolis.

Jewish Vocational Service of St. Paul records

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Identifier: umja0069
Overview This collection consists of organizational records documenting the activities of the Jewish Vocational Service of St. Paul during its five decades of existance.

Jews in Northern Minnesota collection

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Identifier: umja0106
Overview This collection consists of materials donated by various individuals to the Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest that deal with the lives of Jews in Northern Minnesota.

Julius Segal papers

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Identifier: umja0131
Overview This collection consists of personal and administrative papers from Julius Segal.

Karon Family papers

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Identifier: umja0101
Overview This collection consists of materials relating to the Karon family, who ran the Northwetern Iron and Metal Company in Duluth, Minnesota.

Lazarus Family papers

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Identifier: umja0133
Overview This collection consists of materials from various members of the Lazarus family of Saint Paul, Minnesota regarding their buisness, property ownership, and private life.

Leo Gross collection

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Identifier: umja0117
Overview This collection consists of papers that were collected by Leo Gross during his service on local and national Jewish boards from the 1940s to the 1980s.

Lois Devitt papers

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Identifier: umja0129
Overview This collection contains administrative and board materials from Jewish advocacy and social service organizations that Louis Devitt was involved with in the Twin Cities.

Louis Lerman papers

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Identifier: umja0128
Overview This collection consists of autobiographical materials and personal papers of Louis Lerman, a local Jewish leader and lawyer.

Maddy Braufman papers

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Identifier: umja0125
Overview This collection consists of materials related to Maddy Braufman's involvement with B'nai B'rith, an international Jewish advocacy group.

Marilyn Chiat papers

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Identifier: umja0074
Overview This collection consists of the research papers of Marilyn Chiat that were used for the publication of We Rolled Up Our Sleeves: A History of the United Jewish Fund and council of Saint Paul and its Beneficiary Agencies, which was published in 1985.

Minnesota Jewish Group Home Inc. records

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Identifier: umja0096
Overview This collection contains administrative and board materials, meeting minutes, correspondence, and bulletins from the Minnesota Jewish Group Homes, a place for developmentally disabled community members to reside and receive care.

Minnesota Rabbinical Association records

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Identifier: umja0032
Overview This collection consists of administrative records detailing the Minnesota Rabbinical Association, a group comprised of Orthodox, Conservative, and Reform rabbis throughout the state.

Minnesota Synagogues Collection

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Identifier: umja0114
Overview This collection consists of various materials from synagogues throughout Minnesota including: Adath Jeshurun, Beth El, Sons of Abraham, Temple of Aaron, and Temple Israel.

Mu Beta Chi Fraternity records

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Identifier: umja0107
Overview This collection consists of materials from the University of Minnesota's Mu Beta Chi, a Jewish business fraternity.

Rabbi Sylvan Kamens eulogies

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Identifier: umja0109
Overview This collection consists of eulogies written by Rabbi Sylvan Kamens from 1965 to 1983 during his tenures at Minnesota synagogues.

Roz Baker papers

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Identifier: umja0084
Overview This collection consists of miscellaneous programs and materials from various local Jewish cultural and musical events as well as Jewish organizations that Roz Baker was involved in.

Samuel Schwartz papers

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Identifier: umja0112
Overview This collection contains materials related to Samuel Schwartz, a Jewish doctor from Minneapolis.

Samuel Sloane papers

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Identifier: umja0108
Overview This collection contains materials collected by Samuel Sloane, reflecting his participation with organizations such as the Jewish War Veterans of the United States and B'nai B'rith, along with miscellaneous personal materials.

Sher Family Research papers

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Identifier: umja0121
Overview This collection consists of family research done by Philip Sher on his various Jewish ancestors.

Sholom Auxiliary records

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Identifier: umja0091
Overview This collection consists of scrapbooks, meeting minutes, newsletters, and board materials from the Sholom Auxiliary and Sholom Home, an elderly care facility in the Twin Cities.

Sigma Delta Tau Scrapbooks

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Identifier: umja0088
Overview This collection consists of scrapbooks, photographs, and clippings from the University of Minnesota's Sigma Delta Tau sorority chapter.

Sophie Teener papers

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Identifier: umja0138
Overview This collection contains materials related to various Jewish and theater organizations that Sophie Teener was involved with over her lifetime in Minnesota.

United Jewish Fund and Council of Saint Paul records

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Identifier: umja0055
Overview This collection consists of the administrative materials for the United Jewish Fund and Council of Saint Paul (Minn.), an organization dedicated to social service planning and administration as well as fundraising and distribution to local Jewish organizations.

Weiss Family Papers

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Identifier: umja0094
Overview This collection consists of correspondence, telegrams, finance and insurance materials, and Mount Zion Congregation materials, all collected by from the Weiss family.

Women's League for Conservative Judaism records

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Identifier: umja0103
Overview This collection consists of board materials from the Midwest and National Branches of the Women's League for Conservative Judaism.

Yearbook collection

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Identifier: umja0083
Overview This collection consists of various high school and junior high school yearbooks from various schools around the Twin Cities that were attended by members of the Jewish community.