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Box 4

 Container

Contains 8 Collections and/or Records:

Individual Collections, 1890s-2016

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents This artificial collection is composed of family materials and ephemera that provide an insight into aspects of professional lives, volunteer lay leadership and participation in a range of roles within larger institutions including B’nai B’rith Anti-Defamation League, Hillel of Buffalo, Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo, Jewish Community Center and Temple Beth Zion, and smaller organizations and groups including Jewish War Veterans, Knights of Pythias, Pi Upsilon Phi, Montefiore Lodge,...

Selma Morris, Barman and Morris Family Materials, 1948-2015

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 1
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents Material donated in 2016. Includes a printed genealogy of the Barman Family, c. 1997, a printer flier by Michael Morris, “A Message to Buffalo Citizens,” printed on April 6, 1968 in response to the assassination of Martin Luther King, notes about Michael Morris’ business, and a copy of a letter fragment by Pauline Spector Sunshine, mother of Selma Morris.

Jewish Cultural Arts, Jewish Repertory Theatre Pamphlets, 1947-2016

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 2
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents Material donated in 2016. Includes Jewish Book Fair Book Mark, Jewish Repertory Theatre Pamphlets,and various clippings, relating to Jewish Repertory Theatre productions donated by Jordana Halpern, Director, Jewish Cultural Arts, Jewish Community Center, Getzville, NY.

Dr. Leonard Katz, Havurah and Family Materials, 1970-2009

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 3
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents Material donated in 2016. This includes a DVD on the 36th anniversary of Havurah, a Jewish fellowship group, and two articles relating to the Havurah including one written by Leonard Katz, MD. Also includes a DVD featuring recollections of Dr. Katz’s father, Sam Katz, as well as saved clippings on aspects of Buffalo Jewish history from the Buffalo Jewish Review.

Irving Sultz, Sultz Family Materials, 1927-1990

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 4
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents Material donated in 2016. Includes certificates awarded to David Sultz including naturalization, Hutchinson School of Citizenship, and a Certificate of Literacy. Also includes certificates awarded to Eva Sultz, including naturalization, Hutchinson School of Citizenship, Certificate of Literacy from the Jewish Community Center. Other materials relate to the Ustingrader Unterstitzung Verein as well as a clipping for a Sokolifka reunion held in Buffalo and recorded in the Buffalo Jewish Review...

Morton Merowitz, Organizational Materials, 1998-2002

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 5
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents Material donated in 2016. Includes synagogue and religious organizational materials including Kehilat Shalom, Memorial Brochure,1998; Amherst Synagogue, Shevas Brochos Dinner,1998; Klein Deutsch Mikvah of Buffalo, Invitations, Program, 2000, and Wisdom of Jewish Buffalo materials, from Temple Beth El, 2001-2002.

Karla Wiseman, Organizational Materials, 1953-1984

 File — Box: 4, Folder: 6
Identifier: I
Scope and Contents Material donated in 2016. BJE High School and Institute of Jewish Studies, Photograph, 1977, assorted photocopies of photographs, and a clipping relating to Camp Lakeland, 1984 reprinting a 1948 photograph which was corrected as being a 1942 photograph, of the Jewish Fresh Air Camp forerunner.

Individual and Community Memorabilia Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 200.33
Overview Papers documenting aspects of the Jewish community in Buffalo and Niagara Falls through family and organizational donations.