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George Kaplan Memorial Foundation records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0139

Scope and Contents

This collection consists mostly of financial materials and includes correspondence, meeting minutes, financial statements, notes, and reports.

Dates

  • 1952-2009
  • Majority of material found in 1970s-1980s

Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Copyright

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

The purpose of the George Kaplan Memorial Foundation was to give funds to foster Jewish education, the Jewish religion and institutions of learning for persons of Jewish faith. They gave numerous gifts to various Jewish organizations throughout the Twin Cities.

Extent

3.45 Cubic Feet (3 paige boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection includes administrative and financial materials related to the giving of George Kaplan and his memorial foundation.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated to the Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest.

Title
George Kaplan Memorial Foundation records, 1952-2009
Status
Completed
Author
Erin Smerage and Kate Dietrick
Date
February 2022
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Upper Midwest Jewish Archives Collecting Area

Contact:

612-625-0192