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Box 1

 Container

Contains 16 Collections and/or Records:

Citizenship and Maturalization, 1905, 1929, 1939

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents Declaration of Intent by David Bregger (1905), nautralization documents of Melvin and Joseph Bregger (1929) and Ida Bregger (1939).

Marriage Invitation, 1909

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents Wedding was held at the bride's residence at 395 Sycamore Street and the reception at Schwarzmeiers Hall on the corner of Sycamore and Jefferson Avenue, Buffalo, New York on January 24, 1909. Ida is spelled Ada on invitation.

Farm Loan Administrative, Letter and Receipts, 1919-1929

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents Includes receipts for personal loans and loans from local organizations and the United States Department of Agriculture Farm Security and Administration, alongside repayment receipts, and chattel listings that include furniture, sheep, poultry, a silo, heifers, and the farm itself.

Farm Loan Administration, Letters and Receipts, 1932-1945

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents Also includes undated materials.

David Bregger, Funeral and Cemetery, 1940-1944

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents David Bregger, 1883-1940. Includes mourning ribbon, with tear cut and pin as dictated by Jewish tradition. Also includes documents with variant spellings of Anshe Lubavitz [Anshi Libovitz]. Includes design of a gravestone marker by Leon Komm Monuments with sketch and text.

New York State Employees Retirement System, Correspondence, 1953-1958

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 6
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents The papers of David and Ida Bregger offer an understanding of farming life in Darien Center, as well as glimpses into Jewish life on the East Side of Buffalo. Series I highlights legal and administrative aspects of these areas whereas series II touches on the personal experience of Ida Bregger and her family.Series I consists of legal documents regarding Ida and David Bregger, and their applications for American citizenship, Jewish marriage document (ketubah) and farm loan...

783 Auburn Avenue, Buffalo, NY, Insurance, 1959-1962

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents The papers of David and Ida Bregger offer an understanding of farming life in Darien Center, as well as glimpses into Jewish life on the East Side of Buffalo. Series I highlights legal and administrative aspects of these areas whereas series II touches on the personal experience of Ida Bregger and her family.Series I consists of legal documents regarding Ida and David Bregger, and their applications for American citizenship, Jewish marriage document (ketubah) and farm loan...

Ida Bregger, Funeral and Cemetery, 1966-1968

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 8
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents Includes personal note from Ida Bregger to Beneta Silberstern. Letters from Komm Monuments regarding the design and erection of a new monument of both Ida and David Bregger. Also includes a Rosa Coplon newsletter with a listing of people who donated to the institution in her memory.

Personal Letters to Ida Rapaport, 1939-1957

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 9
Identifier: A
Scope and Contents From various family members, friends, businesses. Includes invitations and Jewish New Year card from her son, daughter in law and grandchildren: “Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Bregger and daughters”.

Personal Letters from Lillian McGuire, 1956-1958

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 10
Identifier: A
Scope and Contents Also known as Lillian Endies.