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

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 38 Collections and/or Records:

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.

Jill Hamilton Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 200.34
Overview Personal papers documenting aspects of the final few years of an independent Temple Sinai, and merger talks with Temple Beth Am, to form a new combined Reform and Reconstructionist congregation, Congregation Shir Shalom.

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.

Hillel of Buffalo Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 228
Overview The records of Hillel of Buffalo, the center of Jewish life on campus, documents organizational, religious, and cultural activities of students in the greater Buffalo area.

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 Genealogical Society of Buffalo Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 200.07
Overview Personal and organizational papers documenting aspects of Jewish community in Buffalo collected and created by Jane Fischman, Renata Lefcourt, and Muriel Selling. Material includes newspaper clippings, newsletters, a scrapbook, displays and photographs.

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.

Judy R. Kantor Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 200.39
Overview Personal papers documenting aspects of the Women's Activity Group of the Jewish Federation of Greater Buffalo and the Education Department. Material includes minutes, programs, photographs and newspaper clippings relating to several conferences and special events aimed towards women.

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.

Rabbi Alex Lazarus-Klein Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS 200.08
Overview Papers documenting aspects of the social, religious and cultural life of the Suburban Congregation/Temple Beth Am (Reform) and Temple Sinai (Reconstructionist) synagogues within Buffalo, NY.