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Abe Sperling papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0078
Abstract This collection consists of papers and documents relating to Abe Sperling and his time at North High School in Minneapolis, as well as his time as a Major with the Burma Road Engineers.
Dates: 1896-1975

Adas Israel Congregation records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0079
Abstract This collection consists of administrative material relating to Adas Israel Congregation in Duluth, Minnesota.
Dates: 1891-1986

B'nai Abraham (Virginia, Minn.) Synagogue records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0090
Abstract This collection consists of the administrative materials of the B'nai Abraham Synagogue in Virginia, Minnesota, as well as the Virginia Federation for Jewish Service and the Virginia Ladies Aid Society, which met at and supported B'nai Abraham over the years.
Dates: 1901-2006

Burton Rudolph papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0051
Abstract This collection consists of documents, letters, and photographs of the Rudolph and Kaner families, Jewish families residing in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
Dates: 1897-1973

David and Genia Levi papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0077
Abstract This collection consists of the papers of David and Genia Levi, Holocaust survivors who immigrated to the United States in 1950, eventually settling in St. Paul, Minnesota. These papers mostly deal with the Levi's efforts for reparations from the German government.
Dates: 1946-1979

Dorr Family collection

 Collection
Identifier: umja0116
Abstract This collection consists of materials related to and donated by the Dorr family who were active Jewish community members in St. Paul, Minn.
Dates: 1929-1981

Flori Loew papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0038
Abstract This collection consists of Flori Loew's personal papers during her flight from Germany under Nazi persecution, traveling to Italy and England before settling in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Dates: 1876-1973

Frank and Arthur Eisenberg papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0007
Abstract This collection consists of correspondence and ephemera from father and son Frank and Arthur Eisenberg, members of a Jewish family living in Minneapolis who both served in the military during World War I and World War II respectively.
Dates: 1863-1948

Frank and Freda Schochet papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0144
Abstract This collection consists of materials from Frank and Freda Schochet, including materials on their printing service Insty-Prints and materials on their membership in several Jewish organizations.
Dates: 1932-2003

Gedaliah Leib Congregation records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0031
Abstract This collection consists of records from the Gedaliah Leib Congregation, an Orthodox congregation that was in existence from 1955 to 1973 in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Dates: 1955-1973

Group Theater collection

 Collection
Identifier: umja0165
Abstract This collection consists of various materials that document the St. Paul Group Theater, an amateur theater group that began at the Jewish Educational Center in the 1930s.
Dates: 1929-1977

Hebrew Cemetery (Superior, Wisc.) records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0093
Abstract This collection contains meeting minutes and records in English and Yiddish from the Superior Hebrew Cemetery in Wisconsin.
Dates: 1904-1956

Jeff Norman research papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0162
Abstract This collection consists of the research of Jeff Norman as he conducted research and oral histories related to the migration of Jewish community members from the north side of Minneapolis to St. Louis Park, Minnesota.
Dates: Majority of material found within 2007-2019

Jewish Community Action records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0163
Abstract This collection consists of the administrative, program, and capaign records of Jewish Community Action, a non-profit organization that brings together members of the Jewish community in alliance with diverse comunities to act on issues of social, economic, and racial justice.
Dates: 1993-2017

Jewish Cookbook collection

 Collection
Identifier: umja0015
Abstract This collection consists of over fifty Jewish cookbooks collected by the Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest.
Dates: 1919-2004

Jewish Dating Service records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0164
Abstract This collection consists of the records of the Jewish Dating Service, a Twin Cities dating service that began in 1980.
Dates: 1980-2009

Jewish War Veterans Auxiliary records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0167
Abstract This collection consists of materials related to the Jewish War Veterans Auxiliary Post 331 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Dates: 1950-1978

Kenesseth Israel Congregation records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0008
Abstract This collection consists of a wide array of administrative documents relating to Kenesseth Israel Congregation, the Orthodox Synagogue in Minneapolis.
Dates: 1894-1998

Liberty Garment Manufacturing Company records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0168
Abstract This collection consists of materials and publicity from the Liberty Garment Manufacturing Company, a Jewish-owned business located in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Dates: 1920-1984

Minneapolis Jewish Cemetery Association records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0071
Abstract This collection consists of the records for the Minnesota Jewish Cemetery Association, the association that oversees the Minneapolis Jewish Cemetery located on Penn Avenue in Richfield, Minnesota.
Dates: 1905-1963

National Council of Jewish Women, Minnesota section records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0169
Abstract This collection consists of administrative materials and photographs from the National Council of Jewish Women, Minnesota section.
Dates: 1935-2007

Nina Samuels papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0166
Abstract This collection consists of various documents collected by Nina Samuels.
Dates: 1944-1973

Rabbi Kassel Abelson papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0135
Abstract This collection consists of the professional and personal papers of Rabbi Kassel Abelson during his rabbinate career, principally from his time as assistant rabbi and Senior Rabbi at Beth El Synagogue in North Minneapolis and later Saint Louis Park.
Dates: 1913-2013; Majority of material found in 1943-2000

Sidney Schok papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0105
Abstract This collection consists of the papers of Sidney Schok and other Jewish families residing in North Minneapolis.
Dates: 1918-1981

Sophie Teener papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0138
Abstract This collection contains materials related to various Jewish and theater organizations that Sophie Teener was involved with over her lifetime in Minnesota.
Dates: 1915-2009

Talmud Torah of Minneapolis records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0054
Abstract This collection consists of documents relating to administration, students and alumni, and various events and clubs within the Talmud Torah of Minneapolis.
Dates: 1913-1993

Tankenoff Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0145
Abstract This collection consists of personal materials from the Alex and Mollie Tankenoff as well as materials on their membership in several organizations throughout St. Paul, Minnesota.
Dates: 1918-1987

Temple Beth El (Superior, Wisc.) records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0100
Abstract This collection consists administrative and board materials from the Temple Beth El, a synagogue located in Superior, Wisconsin.
Dates: 1921-1991

The Jewish Historical Project of North Dakota records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0001
Abstract The Jewish Historical Project of North Dakota was a venture headed by Toba Geller, working alongside Ruth Landfield and Lorraine Kasden, in attempts to document the history of early Jewish immigrants in North Dakota. Mostly through correspondence, the project collected family histories and information related to Jewish settlements throughout the state. The goal of publishing a book of their findings was never realized as Toba Geller passed away in 1978.
Dates: 1884-2007; Majority of material found within ( 1975-1979)

Weiss Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0094
Abstract This collection consists of correspondence, telegrams, finance and insurance materials collected by the Weiss family.
Dates: 1875-1993