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Box 2

 Container

Contains 6 Collections and/or Records:

Hebrew Benevolent Loan Association Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 200.44
Overview Organizational papers documenting aspects of the work and history of the Hebrew Benevolent Loan Association originally known as Gemilut Chasidim [Acts of Loving Kindness] and its work in the development of the Buffalo Jewish community through interest free loans.

Photographs, Originals, 1940s-1960s

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 1
Identifier: B
Scope and Contents Includes identification of individuals within photographs.

Anniversary Materials, 50th and 100th, 1947

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 3
Identifier: B
Scope and Contents As all loan decisions and loan administration is confidential, the records of the Hebrew Benevolent Loan Association only include policy related materials and the organization’s historical memorabilia. There are various transliterations within the collection for the Hebrew phrase: Gemilut Hesed or Gemilath-Chasodim as well as other spellings variations. Researchers will be able to find an array of materials ranging from photographs to ephemera, to minutes and correspondence. Series I,...

Annual Dinners/Banquets, Programs and Tickets, 1962-1997

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 4
Identifier: B
Scope and Contents Includes 100th anniversary.

Officer Roles, Pins with labels, 1940s

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 5
Identifier: B
Scope and Contents Includes two envelopes one with the pins and their specific roles, on the mourning side to recognize and commemorate the death of a former member or relative of a member who is recently deceased; another envelope includes a set of brightly colored pins for regular meetings.

Photographs, Ephemera, 2015

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 2
Identifier: B
Scope and Contents As all loan decisions and loan administration is confidential, the records of the Hebrew Benevolent Loan Association only include policy related materials and the organization’s historical memorabilia. There are various transliterations within the collection for the Hebrew phrase: Gemilut Hesed or Gemilath-Chasodim as well as other spellings variations. Researchers will be able to find an array of materials ranging from photographs to ephemera, to minutes and correspondence. Series I,...