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Fremland Family papers

Identifier: umja0146

Scope and Contents

The collection includes: programs, publications, correspondence in Yiddish, ZOA convention medals, a speech about the role of women's organizations in St. Paul, songbooks, and a United Jewish Fund and Council phonograph record. Organizations represented within the collection include: the United Jewish Fund and Council, Sons of Jacob, OA, Herzl Camp, Festival of Nations, Temple of Aaron, Newsboys Club, and the American Jewish World.


  • 1921-1980

Conditions Governing Access

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


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

Joseph and Adeline (Garber) Fremland lived in St. Paul. Adeline was born in 1910 and passed away in 1990. She is buried at Temple of Aaron cemetery.


0.50 Cubic Feet (1 Tall Hollinger box)


This collection consists of materials of Adeline and Joseph Fremland, leaders in the St. Paul Jewish Community.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Materials donated to the Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest in 1993 by Louis and Mort Brand who purchased the collection at the estate sale of Adeline and Joseph Fremland.
Fremland Family Papers, 1921-1980
Erin Smerage
May 2018
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Collecting Area Details

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