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Box 2

 Container

Contains 7 Collections and/or Records:

Special Anniversaries, 1962-2002

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: II
Scope and Contents Includes "What Temple Sinai Means to Me," booklet produced for the 10th anniversary with short essays from founding, present and past members of the synagogue. Also includes a 40th anniversary booklet with color photographs of individual members and a 50th anniversary birthday dated October 26, 2002.

Special Events, Rabbi Gaynor's Memory Book, 1954-1965

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: II
Scope and Contents The papers of Elliot Shapiro, member and president of Temple Sinai offer an understanding of congregation during the decades of the 1960s through the 1990s, complementing materials already lodged in MS 150.5. Series I includes materials relating to board functions as reflected through board minutes as well as budget information that track synagogue finances. It includes an undated constitution and a variety of papers held by Elliot Shapiro in his capacity as president. Series II...

School, Yearbooks, 1963-1965

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Identifier: III
Scope and Contents Includes "Temple Sinai Religious School and Youth Activities, 1963-1964," and "Sinai Scriptures," 1965.

Prayers and Readings Booklet, Rabbi Joseph Herzog, 1991

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 4
Identifier: III
Scope and Contents The papers of Elliot Shapiro, member and president of Temple Sinai offer an understanding of congregation during the decades of the 1960s through the 1990s, complementing materials already lodged in MS 150.5. Series I includes materials relating to board functions as reflected through board minutes as well as budget information that track synagogue finances. It includes an undated constitution and a variety of papers held by Elliot Shapiro in his capacity as president. Series II...

Ritual and Liturgy Committee, Minutes and Associative Materials, 2000-2004

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 5
Identifier: III
Scope and Contents The papers of Elliot Shapiro, member and president of Temple Sinai offer an understanding of congregation during the decades of the 1960s through the 1990s, complementing materials already lodged in MS 150.5. Series I includes materials relating to board functions as reflected through board minutes as well as budget information that track synagogue finances. It includes an undated constitution and a variety of papers held by Elliot Shapiro in his capacity as president. Series II...

Photographs, Board Members, 1992-2007

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 6
Identifier: III
Scope and Contents Includes undated photograph.

Elliot Shapiro Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-0200-0029
Overview Personal papers documenting member and leadership experience of Elliot Shapiro at Temple Sinai in Amherst, NY. Material includes minutes, newsletters, programs, photographs and newspaper clippings relating to the cultural and religious life of this Reconstructionist synagogue.