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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 Chesed Shel Emes Cemetery records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0171
Abstract

This collection consists of the administrative materials of Adath Chesed Shel Emes cemetery, a Jewish cemetery located in the northwest suburbs of Minneapolis that dates back to 1924.

Dates: 1923-2004

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

Agrant family papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0174
Abstract

This collection documents the history of various members of the Agrant family, a Jewish family who lived in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Dates: 1881-2004

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

Alex Kanter papers

 Collection
Identifier: umja0196
Abstract

This collection consists of materials relating to Kanter's work in law, writing, and running for public office.

Dates: 1917-1974

Alice Bernhard photographs

 Collection
Identifier: umja0173
Abstract

This collection consists of photographs related to Alice Bernhard and her family, including photos taken before they emigrated to the United States.

Dates: undated, 1902-1954

Alpha Epsilon Phi collection

 Collection
Identifier: umja0172
Abstract

This collection consists of administrative and rush materials related to the historically Jewish sorority Alpha Epsilon Phi at the University of Minnesota.

Dates: 1909-2004

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 Black communities in Minnesota.

Dates: 1925-2002

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

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

B'nai B'rith Women's Bowling League Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: umja0200
Abstract

This collection contains scrapbooks with photos and ephemera from the B'nai B'rith Women's Bowling League.

Dates: 1974-2003

B'nai B'rith Youth Organization collection

 Collection
Identifier: umja0194
Abstract

This collection consists of materials partaining to B'nai B'rith Youth Organization's local chapters of Aleph Zadic Aleph (AZA) and B'nai B'rith Girls (BBG), two Jewish youth leadership organizations.

Dates: 1963-1971

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, which later restructured as BOND (Branching Out in New Directions).

Dates: 1916-2015

Brin Jewish Arts Endowment records

 Collection
Identifier: umja0189
Abstract

These records consist of materials relating to the operation of the Brin Jewish Arts Endowment, a Minnesota-based Jewish arts grant.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1930-2020

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