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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

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

Alan Rich papers

 Collection
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

 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

Barbara Diamond family scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: umja0160
Abstract This collection consists mostly of family photograph albums from Barbara Diamond.
Dates: 1912-1981

Berman Family papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0056
Abstract These papers mainly consist of correspondence between Rose (nee Berman) 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.
Dates: 1906-1997

Beth Jacob Congregation records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0082
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1897-1988; Majority of material found within 1950-1988

Black/Jewish Relations research collection

 Collection
Identifier: umja0061
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1925-2002

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

B'nai B'rith, Minot Lodge records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0041
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1930-1947

B'nai B'rith, Rochester Lodge records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0104
Abstract This collection consists of administrative and board materials from the Rochester chapter of B'nai B'rith, an international Jewish advocacy group.
Dates: 1944-1997

B'nai B'rith, Superior Lodge records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0085
Abstract This collection consists of records and newletters of related to the Superior, Wisconsin chapter of B'nai B'rith, an international Jewish advocacy group.
Dates: 1931-1990

Bonnie Heller papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0156
Abstract This collection consists of materials surrounding advocacy efforts of Minnesotans around the persecution of Jews in the Soviet Union during the 1970s.
Dates: 1973-1983

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

 Collection
Identifier: umja0072
Abstract This collection consists of the administrative materials of the Brandeis University National Women's Committee Minneapolis-St. Paul chapter.
Dates: 1916-1992

Burton Burnstein papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0006
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1960-1994

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

Charles Frisch collection

 Collection
Identifier: umja0127
Abstract This collection consists of various materials collected by Charles Frisch and his father Leo Frisch related to local Jewish organizations, synagogues, and Jewish history.
Dates: 1851-1990

Chesed Shel Emes Cemetery records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0070
Abstract This collection consists of the records for Chesed Shel Emes Cemetery, a Jewish cemetery located in St. Paul, Minnesota.
Dates: 1915-1985

Clare Schwartz papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0049
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1956-1987

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

David and Tessy Oxman papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0098
Abstract This collection consists of scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and photographs from David and Tessy Oxman.
Dates: 1908-2014

David Doepel photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: umja0148
Abstract This collection consists of photographs of various people, with a few documents.
Dates: 1940-1989

Dorf/Press/Arnovich Family research papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0120
Abstract This collection consists of research materials on the Dorf, Press, and Arnovitch families.
Dates: 1934-2001

Doroshow Gottleib collection

 Collection
Identifier: umja0075
Abstract This collection consists of photographs and documents from the Doroshow and Gottleib families.
Dates: 1914-1986

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

Duluth Hebrew Institute records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0102
Abstract This collection consists of administrative and board materials from the Duluth Hebrew Institute, a non-profit with a mission to promote Jewish education in the city of Duluth, Minnesota.
Dates: 1934-1959

Dutch and Naomi Kastenbaum papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0123
Abstract This collection consists of personal materials from the lives of Abraham "Dutch" and Naomi Kastenbaum.
Dates: 1909-2002

Etheldoris Grais papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0122
Abstract 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.
Dates: 1915-2005

Etta Fay Orkin papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0052
Abstract This collection consists of family papers from Etta Fay Orkin as well as photographs from various Jewish organizations with which she was active.
Dates: 1923-2005