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Box 1

 Container

Contains 13 Collections and/or Records:

Congregation Kehilat Shalom Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 200.04
Overview Organizational papers documenting aspects of the congregational life of Congregation Kehilat Shalom. Materials include minutes, newsletters, programs, financial statements, video, ritual Judaica, and clippings.

Kehilat Shalom, Incorporation and Legal, State Documents and Agreements, 1977-1986

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents The papers of Kehilat Shalom illustrates the activities of a conservative traditional group who looked for a more participatory form of service style similar to a havurah (fellowship), where members were active in roles often the preserve of clergy. Minutes, minutes of special meetings as well as correspondence, illustrate the day-to-day workings of this all-volunteer group, and the efforts required to sustain a religious organization committed to a particular stream of Judaism. Through the...

Kehilat Shalom, Insurance, 1977-2001

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents Includes financial statements and a Dissolution Caveat relating to how to distribute Judaica in the event of dissolution.

Kehilat Shalom, Minutes, Financial Statement and Service Information, 1977-2002

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents There are gaps within the minutes record. Includes the last recorded minutes of May 6, 2002 when the congregation dissolved. Also includes booking records from 1977-1990s.

Kehilat Shalom, Dues and Associated Correspondence, 1985-2001

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents The papers of Kehilat Shalom illustrates the activities of a conservative traditional group who looked for a more participatory form of service style similar to a havurah (fellowship), where members were active in roles often the preserve of clergy. Minutes, minutes of special meetings as well as correspondence, illustrate the day-to-day workings of this all-volunteer group, and the efforts required to sustain a religious organization committed to a particular stream of Judaism. Through the...

Kehilat Shalom, Membership Lists, 1990s

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents Includes "Friends of Kehilat Shalom," listings.

Kehilat Shalom, Clippings, Inserts in Buffalo Jewish Review, 1990-2001

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents The papers of Kehilat Shalom illustrates the activities of a conservative traditional group who looked for a more participatory form of service style similar to a havurah (fellowship), where members were active in roles often the preserve of clergy. Minutes, minutes of special meetings as well as correspondence, illustrate the day-to-day workings of this all-volunteer group, and the efforts required to sustain a religious organization committed to a particular stream of Judaism. Through the...

Kehilat Shalom, Flyers and Note papers, Associated Bills, 1991-1999

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents The papers of Kehilat Shalom illustrates the activities of a conservative traditional group who looked for a more participatory form of service style similar to a havurah (fellowship), where members were active in roles often the preserve of clergy. Minutes, minutes of special meetings as well as correspondence, illustrate the day-to-day workings of this all-volunteer group, and the efforts required to sustain a religious organization committed to a particular stream of Judaism. Through the...

Kehilat Shalom, Constitution, Preamble Drafts and Edits, circa 2000

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 8
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents The papers of Kehilat Shalom illustrates the activities of a conservative traditional group who looked for a more participatory form of service style similar to a havurah (fellowship), where members were active in roles often the preserve of clergy. Minutes, minutes of special meetings as well as correspondence, illustrate the day-to-day workings of this all-volunteer group, and the efforts required to sustain a religious organization committed to a particular stream of Judaism. Through the...

Kehilat Shalom, Cemetery, Jewish Federation and Brith Shalom, 1985-2001

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 9
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents The papers of Kehilat Shalom illustrates the activities of a conservative traditional group who looked for a more participatory form of service style similar to a havurah (fellowship), where members were active in roles often the preserve of clergy. Minutes, minutes of special meetings as well as correspondence, illustrate the day-to-day workings of this all-volunteer group, and the efforts required to sustain a religious organization committed to a particular stream of Judaism. Through the...