Sisterhood Board Minutes and Young Women’s Group, 1951-2003
Scope and Contents
Board minutes included a wide arrange of associated materials depending on the archivist compiler and the sisterhood staff. Materials can range from clippings, programming, correspondence pamphlets and fliers, expenses in addition to minutes.
- From the Collection: Temple Beth Zion (Buffalo, N.Y.) (Organization)
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The Young Women’s Group Of Temple Beth Zion was officially founded September, 1973 with the purpose to “(a) quicken religious consciousness by stimulating spiritual and educational activities, (b) serve Jewish and humanitarian causes and (c) present fellowship through meaningful progress and provide an opportunity to meet young Jewish women within a congregation setting.” Eventually the Young Women’s Group merged into Sisterhood, with many of the leaders from its ranks becoming leaders within Sisterhood.
From the Collection: 68 Linear Feet (105 manuscript boxes, 13 half manuscript boxes, 1 record carton, 6 oversize boxes, 12 roll storage tubes)
Language of Materials
The Sisterhood series is arranged by record type and chronology within record type and includes synchronous organization the Young Women’s Group.