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Abe Sperling papers

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

Adas Israel Congregation records

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Identifier: umja0079
Overview This collection consists of administrative material relating to Adas Israel Congregation.

Adath Jeshurun Congregation records

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Identifier: umja0014
Overview 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.

Alan Rich papers

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Identifier: umja0027
Overview This collection consists of correspondence with Alan Rich during World War II as well as photographs and various ephemera.

Amos S. Deinard Papers

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Identifier: umja0010
Overview 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.

Berman Family Papers

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Identifier: umja0056
Overview These papers mainly consist of correspondence between Rose Goldstein and her family, including her mother (Sarah Berman), father (Alexander Berman), her three brothers, and husband (David Goldstein). Additionally there are published materials and family history writings.

Beth Jacob Congregation records

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Identifier: umja0082
Overview This collection consists of administrative materials from the Beth Jacob Congregation, previously known as Sons of Jacob, the second oldest Jewish congregation in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Black/Jewish Relations research collection

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Identifier: umja0061
Overview This collection consists of photocopied secondary source materials collected from various sources all relating to the relations of the Jewish communities and the African-American communities in Minnesota.

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

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Identifier: umja0090
Overview 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.

B'nai B'rith, Minot Lodge records

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Identifier: umja0041
Overview This collection consists of administrative materials related to the Minot, North Dakota chapter of B'nai B'rith and its accompanying Sisterhood at Temple Beth Israel.

B'nai B'rith, Rochester Lodge records

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Identifier: umja0104
Overview This collection consists of administrative and board materials from the Rochester chapter of B'nai B'rith, an international Jewish advocacy group.

B'nai B'rith, Superior Lodge records

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Identifier: umja0085
Overview This collection consists of records and newletters of related to the Superior, Wisconsin chapter of B'nai B'rith, an international Jewish advocacy group.

Brandeis University National Women's Committee, Minneapolis-St. Paul chapter records

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Identifier: umja0072
Overview This collection consists of the administrative materials of the Brandeis University National Women's Committee Minneapolis-St. Paul chapter.

Burton Burnstein papers

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Identifier: umja0006
Overview This collection consists of Burton Burnstein's papers which include administrative correspondence and memoranda, newsletters and brochures, program planning and scheduling all related to Camp Tikvah, a summer camp in Aitkin, Minnesota sponsored by the Minneapolis Jewish Community Center.

Burton Rudolph Papers

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Identifier: umja0051
Overview This collection consists of documents, letters, and photographs of the Rudolph and Kaner families, Jewish families residing in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Charles Frisch collection

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Identifier: umja0127
Overview This collection consists of various materials collected by Charles Frisch and his father Leo Frisch related to local Jewish organizations, synagogues, and Jewish history.

Chesed Shel Emes Cemetery records

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Identifier: umja0070
Overview This collection consists of the records for Chesed Shel Emes Cemetery, a Jewish cemetery located in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Clare Schwartz papers

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Identifier: umja0049
Overview This collection consists of administrative materials accumulated by Clare Schwartz over her years of service for various Jewish social advocacy groups, in particular B'nai B'rith Women.

David and Genia Levi papers

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Identifier: umja0077
Overview 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.

David and Tessy Oxman papers

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Identifier: umja0098
Overview This collection consists of scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and photographs from David and Tessy Oxman.

Dorf/Press/Arnovich Family Research papers

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Identifier: umja0120
Overview This collection consists of research materials on the Dorf, Press, and Arnovitch families.

Doroshow Gottleib photographs

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Identifier: umja0075
Overview This collection consists of photographs from the Doroshow and Gottleib families.

Dorr Family collection

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

Duluth Hebrew Institute records

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Identifier: umja0102
Overview This collection consists of administrative and board materials from the Duluth Hebrew Institut, a non profit with a mission to promote Jewish education in the city of Duluth, Minnesota.

Dutch and Naomi Kastenbaum papers

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Identifier: umja0123
Overview This collection consists of personal materials from the lives of Abraham "Dutch" and Naomi Kastenbaum.

Etheldoris Grais papers

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Identifier: umja0122
Overview This collection consists of personal and administrative materials related to and from Etheldois Grais, a Jewish woman who lived on the Iron Range in Northern Minnesota.

Etta Fay Orkin papers

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Identifier: umja0052
Overview This collection consists of family papers from Etta Fay Orkin as well as photographs from various Jewish organizations with which she was active.

Evelyn Smith Papers

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Identifier: umja0095
Overview This collection contains administrative materials from Evelyn Smith's career as a social worker (her special area was helping children with cleft palates and their families), and as an activist in many organizations, especially Jewish Family Service and United Jewish Fund and Council of St. Paul.

Excel Garment Manufacturing Company records

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Identifier: umja0040
Overview The Excel Garment Manufacturing Company records includes shareholder certificates and a minute book regarding the founding of the Robbins Fur Dressing & Dying Company in 1918, and the change in ownership and name to Excel Garment Manufacturing Company in 1922. Also included is a 1951 staff letter reflecting on the history of the company.

Fanny Schanfield papers

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Identifier: umja0136
Overview This collection contains administrative and programming materials from the Minneapolis chapter of Hadassah, a Jewish women's Zionist organization, reflecting Fanny Schanfield's active role as chapter president.