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Box 35


Contains 5 Collections and/or Records:

Temple Beth Zion Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 156
Overview Organizational papers documenting the religious and community activities of Temple Beth Zion synagogue. Includes photographs, ledgers, scrapbooks, correspondence, newspaper clippings, newsletters, flyers, certificates, architectural drawings and special format or oversize materials dating from 1864 to 2008. Includes materials created by auxiliaries, religious school, leadership, administration and clergy.

Sisterhood Forerunner, Sisterhood of Zion & Daughters of the Star, 1891-1987

 File — Box: 35, Folder: 1
Identifier: A
Scope and Contents Includes fragile original 1891-1892 pamphlet.

Sisterhood Forerunner, Women’s Temple Society of TBZ History, 1910-1925

 File — Box: 35, Folder: 2
Identifier: A
Scope and Contents Annual reports and minutes, includes fragile original minute book with copied access version.

Sisterhood, National Federation of Temple Sisterhoods, History, 1913-1992

 File — Box: 35, Folder: 3
Identifier: A
Scope and Contents The papers of Temple Beth Zion document the religious and community activities of Temple Beth Zion synagogue from 1864-2008. Although the congregation was founded much earlier in 1850, material for the period prior to 1864 when it was an orthodox synagogue is missing. A constitution from 1863 is found in the Cofeld Judaic Museum. Despite the earlier losses, and a fire that destroyed the former sanctuary and temple complex, this collection provides a considerable span of materials arranged into...

Sisterhood, [Mrs. Henry Nathan] Women’s Temple Society, Scrapbook, 1913-1923

 File — Box: 35, Folder: 4
Identifier: A
Scope and Contents Scrapbook has had items removed and other items are loose. Includes letters, notes, signed programs, typed eulogy on the death of Rabbi Kopald, as well as materials from the Convention of Reform Congregations held in Buffalo in 1921. Fragile.