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Jews -- New York (State) -- Western New York Region -- Social life and customs

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Jane V. Fischman Papers

 Collection — Box 1: Series I
Identifier: MS 200.02
Overview Personal papers documenting aspects of Jewish youth culture. Material includes programs, newspaper clippings, essays, invitations, and ephemera relating to Temple Beth El, Jewish Community Building, sororities and fraternities, Park School Buffalo, and Camp Kawagama in Ontario.

Charlotte E. Gendler Papers

 Collection — Box 1: Series I; Series II; Series III; Series IV
Identifier: MS 200.09
Overview Personal papers documenting aspects of Jewish community in Buffalo and Niagara Falls collected by Charlotte E. Gendler. Material includes minutes, newsletters, programs, photographs, and newspaper clippings relating to Temple Beth David-Ner Israel and other institutions.

Ralph L. Halpern Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 200.20
Overview These are the personal papers documenting a segment of the life of local communal leader, Ralph L. Halpern. materials include speeches, and other material relating to his volunteer service in the Jewish community.

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.

Jewish Liberal Arts Club Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 200.36
Overview Scrapbooks documenting aspects of the work of the Jewish Liberal Arts Club, a Jewish social and philanthropic women's club.

Samuel Korus Papers

 Collection — Oversize-box 1: Series I
Identifier: MS 200.35
Overview Personal photographs and scrapbook of a Jewish Youth group, Omega Kappa Zeta, and photographs relating to the youth of Samuel Korus in Buffalo, NY.

Morris Mesch Papers

 Collection — Box 1: Series I; Series II
Identifier: MS 200.13
Overview Personal papers documenting aspects of local communal leader Morris Mesch. Materials include photographs, newspaper clippings, and other ephemera related to the community Holocaust Memorial Sculpture and volunteer activities and efforts.

Harold and Sylvia Polakov Collection

 Collection — Box 1: Series I; Series II
Identifier: MS 200.14
Overview Personal photographs and clothing documenting Jewish youth groups (Omega Kappa Zeta and B'nai B'rith Youth Organization) in Buffalo, NY.

Rabbi Shay Mintz Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 200.18
Overview Personal papers documenting aspects of local community leader Rabbi Shay Mintz's work in the Jewish community. Materials include photographs, newspaper clippings, and other material relating to his professional career in several institutions including Shaarey Zedek, Hillel, and the Jewish Book Fair.

Kenneth Rogers Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 200.30
Overview Personal papers documenting demographical aspects of the broader Jewish community in Buffalo, as well as future planning for specific Jewish organizations as created by Kenneth Rogers.