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Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo

 Organization

Found in 29 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

Cleanup and Restoration of the Beth Jacob Cemetery Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0200-0019
Abstract

Cleanup and Restoration of the Beth Jacob Cemetery Records document mainly the cemetery inscriptions, and Joshua Finkelstein’s leadership activities of Cleanup and Restoration of the Beth Jacob Cemetery in 2008.

Dates: 1990-2009; Majority of material found within 2008-2009

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

Muriel Markel Goodman Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0200-0012
Abstract

Personal papers documenting the personal and career life of local communal leader, Muriel Markel Goodman. Materials include speeches, newspaper clippings, media, and other material relating to her volunteer service and professional careers in the Jewish community within several organizations. Materials relating to the Markel family are also included.

Dates: 1941-2006; Majority of material found within 1979-1989

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

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Correspondence 21
Jews -- New York (State) -- Buffalo Region -- Archives 21
Judaism -- United States -- History 21
Jews -- New York (State) -- Western New York Region -- Religion 20
Fliers (printed matter) 19
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Jews -- New York (State) -- Western New York Region -- Social life and customs 19
Photographs 19
Pamphlets 18
Minutes (administrative records) 17
Clippings (information artifacts) 15
Ephemera 14
Programs (documents) 14
Invitations 9
Reports 7
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
Jews -- New York (State) -- Buffalo -- Archives 2
Jews -- New York (State) -- Buffalo Region -- Social life and customs 2
Letters (correspondence) 2
Material culture 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
Booklets 1
Budgets 1
Building plans 1
Bulletins 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
Inscriptions 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 cemeteries -- 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 -- Periodicals 1
Jews -- New York (State) -- Buffalo Region -- Genealogy 1
Jews -- New York (State) -- Niagara Region -- Archives 1
Jews -- New York (State), Western -- Archives 1
Jews -- Persecutions 1
Jews -- Persecutions -- Soviet Union 1
Journals (periodicals) 1
Lecture notes 1
Lectures 1
Ledgers (account books) 1
Legal documents 1
Maps (documents) 1
Memoirs 1
Oral histories (document genres) 1
PDF 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
Temples -- New York (State) -- Niagara Falls 1
Testimonies 1
Tickets 1
United States -- Foreign Relations -- 20th Century 1
Video recordings 1
World War, 1939-1945 -- Atrocities 1
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