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Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo

 Organization

Found in 24 Collections and/or Records:

Carrel and Goldstein Family Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0200-0043
Abstract

Papers documenting aspects of Buffalo history and life within the family and friendship circles of the Carrel and Goldstein families in Buffalo, NY, as well as the Law School, University of Buffalo during the 1920s.

Dates: 1892-1965; Majority of material found within 1918-1922

Foundation for Jewish Philanthropies Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0227
Abstract

Organizational papers documenting the early beginnings of the Foundation for Jewish Philanthropies forerunner, the development of Foundation for Jewish Philanthropies services, and samples of special projects developed within affiliated agencies.

Dates: 1911-2008; Majority of material found within ( 1988-1997)

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 Archives of Greater Buffalo, Selig Adler papers

 Collection — Box 1-5
Identifier: MS-0150-0002
Abstract

The Selig Adler collection in the Jewish Archives of Greater Buffalo consists of Adler's published articles as well as those of colleagues and friends. Includes biographical information on Adler and his family as well as his notes and lecture materials on Jewish and American history.

Dates: 1932-1988

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Correspondence 21
Judaism -- United States -- History 19
Jews -- New York (State) -- Buffalo Region -- Archives 18
Jews -- New York (State) -- Western New York Region -- Religion 18
Fliers (printed matter) 17
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Jews -- New York (State) -- Western New York Region -- Social life and customs 17
Minutes (administrative records) 17
Photographs 16
Pamphlets 15
Programs (documents) 14
Clippings (information artifacts) 13
Ephemera 12
Invitations 9
Reports 6
Scrapbooks 6
Jewish archives -- New York State 5
Jews -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 5
Judaism -- History -- Modern Period, 1750- 4
Notes 4
Agendas (administrative records) 3
DVDs 3
Presentations (communicative events) 3
Research notes 3
Speeches (documents) 3
Artifacts (object genre) 2
Citizenship papers 2
Cookbooks 2
Deeds 2
Jewish historians -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 2
Jewish leadership -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 2
Jews -- Education 2
Letters (correspondence) 2
Postcards 2
Posters 2
Press releases 2
Temples -- New York (State) -- Buffalo 2
scripts (documents) 2
Account books 1
Administrative records 1
Architectural drawings (visual works) 1
Articles 1
Audiocassettes 1
Awards 1
Book reviews 1
Budgets 1
Building plans 1
Bylaws (administrative records) 1
Charters 1
Court records 1
Envelopes 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
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
Lecture notes 1
Lectures 1
Ledgers (account books) 1
Legal documents 1
Maps (documents) 1
Material culture 1
Memoirs 1
Oral histories (document genres) 1
Personal correspondence 1
Plaques (flat objects) 1
Position papers 1
Postage stamps 1
Proofs (printed matter) 1
Receipts (financial records) 1
Righteous Gentiles in the Holocaust 1
Rosters 1
Slides (photographs) 1
Soviet Union -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy 1
Testimonies 1
Tickets 1
United States -- Foreign Relations -- 20th Century 1
Video recordings 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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