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Abe Sperling papers

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

Alan Rich papers

Identifier: umja0027
Abstract This collection consists of correspondence with Alan Rich during World War II as well as photographs and various ephemera.
Dates: 1926-1994

Amos S. Deinard papers

Identifier: umja0010
Abstract The Amos S. Deinard Papers reflects the life of this prominent Minneapolis lawyer, from family papers and newsclippings, to records from organizations he was deeply involved in such as the Minneapolis Federation for Jewish Services and the Minnesota Fair Employment Practices Commission, to a collection of pamphlets and publications documenting his interests in topics such as antisemitism and Zionism.
Dates: 1895-1986

David and Genia Levi papers

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

Flori Loew papers

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

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

Jerry Weinberg papers

Identifier: umja0141
Abstract This collection consists of personal and military materials from Jerry Weinberg as well as materials and memorabilia from the Weinberg Hardware Store in Saint Paul, Minnesota.
Dates: 1919-2004

Jewish Community Relations Council / Anti-Defamation League Holocaust Oral History project records

Identifier: umja0076
Abstract This collection consists of taped oral histories and transcripts from Minnesota Holocaust survivors and liberators, a project funded by the Jewish Community Relations Council/Anti-Defamation League, which resulted in the publication Witnesses to the Holocaust: an oral history by Rhoda G. Lewin.
Dates: 1945-2000

Jewish War Veterans Auxiliary records

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

Jewish War Veterans records

Identifier: umja0153
Abstract This collection consists of materials related to the Minneapolis and St. Paul chapters of the Jewish War Veterans.
Dates: 1939-2012

Leonard (Butch) Levy papers

Identifier: umja0022
Abstract Leonard "Butch" Levy was a Jewish athlete from Minneapolis involved in wrestling and football at the University of Minnesota before going on to play professional football in the 1940s; his papers document his family in Minneapolis, his time as a student athlete, his service in the United States Navy during World War II, and his time playing football for the NFL Cleveland Rams and the AAFC Los Angeles Dons.
Dates: 1936-1994; Majority of material found within 1941-1946

Molly Ehrlich Tyler collection on Jewish women's service during World War II

Identifier: umja0018
Abstract This collection consists of research conducted and materials collected by Molly Ehrlich Tyler to identify information regarding Jewish women in the Upper Midwest who served in the armed forces during World War II.
Dates: 1941-2006

Nina Samuels papers

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

Rabbi Harold H. Gordon papers

Identifier: umja0045
Abstract This collection consists of photographs from scrapbooks that Rabbi Harold H. Gordon created while working as an Army Air Force chaplain beginning in 1942, documenting his travels around the United States, Canada, Greenland, Iceland, Egypt, and more.
Dates: 1919-1975

Samuel Sloane papers

Identifier: umja0108
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1935-1996

Sonia and Irving Levenson papers

Identifier: umja0161
Abstract This collection consists of photographs and scrapbooks related to the personal lives of Sonia (Hoffman) and Irving Levenson.
Dates: 1932-2006