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Adath Jeshurun Congregation records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0014
Abstract

This collection contains the administrative records of the Adath Jeshurun Congregation in Minneapolis, Minnesota from 1884 to 2014. Adath Jeshurun is the first Conservative congregation west of the Mississippi River. B’nai Emet Synagogue of Minneapolis, Minnesota merged with Adath Jeshurun in 2011, and its records are included in this collection as well.

Dates: 1884-2018

Amos S. Deinard papers

 Collection
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

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

 Collection
Identifier: umja0090
Abstract

This collection consists of the administrative materials and historical research related to 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: 1884-2021

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

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

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

Harry Rosenthal papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0134
Abstract

This collection consists of correspondence, newsclippings, speeches, and other personal materials from Harry Rosenthal, a leader in the Twin Cities Jewish community.

Dates: 1908-1989

Helen and Sam Ziff papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0033
Abstract

These papers document the personal and professional interests of Helen and Sam Ziff who were active in the Twin Cities Jewish community and worked with various organizations from social services non-profits to Jewish education schools to Zionist organizations.

Dates: 1933-2006; Majority of material found within 1950-1980

Interfaith Tea Group records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0113
Abstract

This collection consists of administrative and publicity materials from the Interfaith Program and Tea, an event organized by the St. Paul Women's Interfaith committee.

Dates: 1955-2007

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

Minnesota Rabbinical Association records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0032
Abstract

This collection consists of administrative records detailing the Minnesota Rabbinical Association, a group comprised of Orthodox, Conservative, and Reform rabbis throughout the state.

Dates: 1948-1989

Mount Zion Temple Oral History records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0025
Abstract

This collection consists of oral histories conducted with members of Mount Zion Temple in Saint Paul, Minnesota, dating between 2003 and 2013, a project began in preparation for Mount Zion Temple's 150th Anniversary.

Dates: 2003-2013

Mount Zion Temple records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0016
Abstract

This collection consists of administrative records from Mount Zion Temple in St. Paul, the very first Jewish congregation in the Minnesota.

Dates: 1857-2001; Majority of material found within 1950s-1970s

National Conference of Christians and Jews records

 Collection
Identifier: SW0092
Abstract

The National Conference of Christians and Jews records include annual reports, conference and institute proceedings, Brotherhood Week materials, speeches, pamphlets, correspondence, and the speeches, articles and correspondence of Everett R Clinchy, who was the founding director of the organization.

Dates: 1927-1989

Phyllis Rose Eisenberg Papers

 Collection
Identifier: CLRC-374
Abstract

The collection contains a corrected typescript for one children's book written by Phyllis Rose Eisenberg.

Dates: 1977

Rabbi Bernard Raskas papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0073
Abstract

This collection consists of the professional papers of Rabbi Bernard S. Raskas during his tenure at Temple of Aaron in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Dates: 1934-2006; Majority of material found in 1960s-1980s

Rabbi Harold H. Gordon papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0045
Abstract

This collection consists of documents and 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: 1919-1983

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

Rabbi Stacy Offner papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0012
Abstract

This collection contains personal papers and administrative documents from Rabbi Stacy Offner during her rabbinate career: first, as Associate Rabbi at Mount Zion Temple in St. Paul, Minnesota from 1984 to 1988, continuing to her eventual move to the newly-opened Shir Tikvah Congregation in Minneapolis, Minnesota where she was elected head rabbi and presided for two decades until 2008.

Dates: 1944-2008; Majority of material found within 1980 - 2008

Rabbi Sylvan Kamens eulogies

 Collection
Identifier: umja0109
Abstract

This collection consists of eulogies written by Rabbi Sylvan Kamens from 1965 to 1983 during his tenures at Minnesota synagogues.

Dates: 1965-1983

Samuel Schwartz papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0112
Abstract

This collection contains materials related to Samuel Schwartz, a Jewish doctor from Minneapolis.

Dates: 1931-1997

Shir Tikvah records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0065
Abstract

This collection contains the records of Shir Tikvah, a reform congregation located in Minneapolis, Minnesota that broke off from St. Paul's Mount Zion Temple in 1988.

Dates: 1984-2009

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

Talmud Torah of St. Paul records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0053
Abstract

This collection consists of photographs, administrative, and miscellaneous material for Talmud Torah of St. Paul, Minnesota, a Jewish education center that focuses on Jewish learning and values.

Dates: 1923-2016

Temple Israel records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0036
Abstract

This collection consists of the records of Temple Israel, a Reform congregation that is the oldest synagogue in Minneapolis and one of the largest congregations in the United States.

Dates: 1880-2014; Majority of material found in 1970s-2010s

Women's League for Conservative Judaism records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0103
Abstract

This collection consists of board materials from the Midwest and National Branches of the Women's League for Conservative Judaism.

Dates: 1955-1992

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