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Barbara Diamond family scrapbooks

Identifier: umja0160

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of two photo albums -- each album has black pages with photographs pasted to them and includes minimal identifying information and dates. There are also two booklets related to Temple Israel in Minneapolis, Minnesota.


  • 1912-1981

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

Born November 23, 1923 to parents Anne (Sachs) and Arthur Segal, Barbara Lois (Segal) Diamond grew up in South Minneapolis alongside her brother Chuck Segal. She graduated from Washburn High School and the University of Minnesota. She married NOrm Diamond and had four children -- Dick, Debbie, Pam, and Patty. She passed away in 2019.

(Biographical information taken from obituary posted in Star Tribune July 21, 2019)


0.80 Cubic Feet (1 Hollinger box, 1 custom box)

Language of Materials



This collection consists mostly of family photograph albums from Barbara Diamond.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated to the Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest by Barbara Diamond in September 1988 and added to in July 2009 (0148).

Barbara Diamond family records, 1912-1981
Kate Dietrick
August 2021
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Collecting Area Details

Contact The Upper Midwest Jewish Archives Collecting Area