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Synagogue records and registers

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Adath Jeshurun Congregation records

Identifier: umja0014

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

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

Identifier: umja0090

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

Kenesseth Israel Congregation records

Identifier: umja0008

This collection consists of a wide array of administrative documents relating to Kenesseth Israel Congregation, the Orthodox Synagogue in Minneapolis.

Dates: 1894-1998

Minnesota Synagogues collection

Identifier: umja0114

This collection consists of various materials from synagogues throughout Minnesota including: Adath Jeshurun, Beth El, Sons of Abraham, Temple of Aaron, and Temple Israel.

Dates: 1903-2019

Mount Zion Temple records

Identifier: umja0016

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

Dates: 1857-2020; Majority of material found within 1950s-1970s

Temple Israel records

Identifier: umja0036

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