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Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo

 Organization

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Charlotte E. Gendler Papers

 Collection — Box 1: Series I; Series II; Series III; Series IV
Identifier: MS-0200-0009
Abstract

Personal papers documenting aspects of Jewish community in Buffalo and Niagara Falls collected by Charlotte E. Gendler. Material includes minutes, newsletters, programs, photographs, and newspaper clippings relating to Temple Beth David-Ner Israel and other institutions.

Dates: 1959-2012; Majority of material found within 1960-1967

Ralph L. Halpern Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0200-0020
Abstract

These are the personal papers documenting a segment of the life of local communal leader, Ralph L. Halpern. materials include speeches, and other material relating to his volunteer service in the Jewish community.

Dates: 1984-2004; Majority of material found within 1984-1997

Holocaust Resource Center of Buffalo Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0205
Abstract

Papers documenting aspects of the work of the Holocaust Resource Center, and predecessor committees associated with the Jewish Federation. An additional series documents refugee aid, and the Haven-Buffalo Jewish Club 1933, a German-Jewish Refugee social club formed in 1933.

Dates: 1938-2015; Majority of material found within (Bulk 1973-2009)

Individual and Community Memorabilia Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0200-0033
Abstract

Papers documenting aspects of the Jewish community in Buffalo and Niagara Falls through family and organizational donations.

Dates: 1890s-2016; Majority of material found within 1942-1987

Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo, Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo records

 Collection — Box 1-28
Identifier: MS-0150-0001
Abstract

The Records of the Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo in the Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo. Included are the records of constituent agencies and member organizations of the Federation such as, the Bureau of Jewish Education, Jewish Family Services, the Jewish Community Center, Kadimah School of Buffalo, and the Rose Coplon Home. Records include minutes, committee reports, publications, correspondence, yearbooks, scrapbooks, and photographs.

Dates: 1902-1979; Majority of material found within 1930-1975

Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo, Local Jewish Community records

 Collection — Box 1-5
Identifier: MS-0150-0003
Abstract

Records of the Local Jewish Community in the Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo include cemetery records, local temple and shul records, and Jewish organizations. Also included are material pertaining to deported persons and refugee matters, and the papers of Max M. Yellen and Dr. Gerhard J. Falk and Dr. Ursula A. Falk.

Dates: 1844-1976

Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo, papers of Prominent Local Jews

 Collection — Box 1-8
Identifier: MS-0150-0004
Abstract

The papers of Prominent Local Jews in the Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo include the papers of Donald S. Day, Dorothy Goldberg, Bernard Mandelkern, Morton Merowitz, Haskell Penn, and Milton Plesur as well as oral history interviews with other notable persons. Included in the collection are committee reports, correspondence, photographs, and citizenship records.

Dates: 1888-1988; Majority of material found in undated

Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo records

 Collection — 1-36, 37+-40+, 41
Identifier: MS-0225
Abstract

Records of the Jewish Federation and, because of the Federation's encompassing nature, the some records from affiliated and supported institutions. Local case files on Soviet Jewish immigration created by Jewish Family Service are included. The collection includes a file of the Jewish Federation's newsletter, Federation News.

Dates: 1914-2011

Jewish Liberal Arts Club Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0200-0036
Abstract

Scrapbooks documenting aspects of the work of the Jewish Liberal Arts Club, a Jewish social and philanthropic women's club.

Dates: 1931-2000

Judy R. Kantor Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0200-0039
Abstract

Personal papers documenting aspects of the Women's Activity Group of the Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo and the Education Department. Material includes minutes, programs, photographs and newspaper clippings relating to several conferences and special events aimed towards women.

Dates: 1985-2012; Majority of material found within 1985-2000

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  • Subject: Administrative records X
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Correspondence 15
Fliers (printed matter) 14
Judaism -- United States -- History 14
Jews -- New York (State) -- Buffalo Region -- Archives 13
Jews -- New York (State) -- Western New York Region -- Religion 13
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Jews -- New York (State) -- Western New York Region -- Social life and customs 12
Pamphlets 12
Clippings (information artifacts) 11
Programs (documents) 11
Ephemera 10
Photographs 10
Invitations 7
Reports 5
Scrapbooks 4
Agendas (administrative records) 3
Jewish archives -- New York State 3
Jews -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 3
Judaism -- History -- Modern Period, 1750- 3
Notes 3
Citizenship papers 2
Cookbooks 2
DVDs 2
Jewish leadership -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 2
Jews -- Education 2
Presentations (communicative events) 2
Press releases 2
Research notes 2
Speeches (documents) 2
scripts (documents) 2
Administrative records 1
Artifacts (object genre) 1
Audiocassettes 1
Budgets 1
Bylaws (administrative records) 1
Charters 1
Deeds 1
Fund raising -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 1
Holocaust denial 1
Holocaust survivors 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 1
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives 1
Israel -- History 1
Israel and the diaspora 1
Jewish archives -- New York (State) -- Buffalo Region 1
Jewish archives -- New York (State), Western 1
Jewish historians -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 1
Jews -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- Charities 1
Jews -- Legal status, laws, etc. 1
Jews -- Migrations -- Government policy -- Soviet Union 1
Jews -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- Archives 1
Jews -- New York (State) -- Buffalo Region -- Social life and customs 1
Jews -- New York (State) -- Niagara Region -- Archives 1
Jews -- New York (State), Western -- Archives 1
Jews -- Persecutions 1
Jews -- Persecutions -- Soviet Union 1
Legal documents 1
Letters (correspondence) 1
Maps (documents) 1
Memoirs 1
Oral histories (document genres) 1
Personal correspondence 1
Plaques (flat objects) 1
Position papers 1
Proofs (printed matter) 1
Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust 1
Soviet Union -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy 1
Temples -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 1
United States -- Foreign Relations -- 20th Century 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration Camps 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jewish resistance 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue 1
renderings (drawings) 1
sketches 1
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