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Creator:  Aaron, Leon, 1926-Requires cookie*
 Title:  Leon Aaron memoir "My Father Sang Happy"  
 Dates:  2005 
 Call No:  2008.006 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of a 287-page typescript memoir entitled "My Father Sang Happy", written by Leon Aaron, a lifelong Philadelphia resident and public relations professional. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Israel -- History -- 20th century | Jews -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia 
Creator:  Abelson, MeirRequires cookie*
 Title:  Meir Abelson collection  
 Dates:  1977-1993 
 Call No:  1987.014 
 Abstract:  Meir Abelson, a former surveyor living in Israel, has dedicated his life to charity work. Abelson serves on the board of directors of Keren Yaldenu (Our Child's Fund) in Jerusalem, Israel. The collection contains correspondence between Myer and Ruth Solomon of Williamsport, Pennsylvania and Meir Abelson of Israel. It also includes monthly newsletters from Abelson. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Israel -- Social conditions | Jewish children -- Israel | Jews -- Israel -- Charities 
Creator:  Aber familyRequires cookie*
 Title:  Aber Family papers  
 Dates:  1900-1992; Bulk Dates: 1943-1991 
 Call No:  1995.004 
 Abstract:  The Aber family collection primarily consists of material relating to the personal and Jewish non-profit activities of Joshua and Ita Aber of Yonkers, New York. The collection includes correspondence between the Abers and members of the Rosner family. The collection also includes a transcript of an interview with Egyptian-born Vicky Namad conducted by Ita Aber in 1982. 
 Size:  0.75 linear feet 
 Subjects:  Alexandria (Egypt) | Ellis Island (N.J. and N.Y.) | Jewish soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence | Jewish soldies -- United States -- Biography | Jews -- Egypt -- Alexandria -- Biography | Jews -- United States | Jews, Egyptian -- United States -- Biography | Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives, Jewish | Yonkers (N.Y.) 
Creator:  Agranat, ZviRequires cookie*
 Title:  Zvi Agranat letter to Rabbi Chaim Tchernowitz  
 Dates:  June 27, 1904 
 Call No:  1994.045 
 Abstract:  Collection contains a letter to Rabbi Chaim Tchernowitz with a question posed to Rabbi Tzvi Agranat concerning the kashrut of a slaughtered animal. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jews -- Galicia (Poland and Ukraine) -- Correspondence | Jews -- Ukraine -- Khodoriv (ZH͡ydachivsʹkyĭ raĭon) -- Correspondence | Rabbis -- Galicia (Poland and Ukraine) -- Correspondence | Rabbis -- Ukraine -- Khodoriv (ZH͡ydachivsʹkyĭ raĭon) -- Correspondence | Responsa -- 1800-1948 | Shehitah -- Galicia (Poland and Ukraine) | Shehitah -- Ukraine -- Khodoriv (ZH͡ydachivsʹkyĭ raĭon) 
Creator:  Agudat IsraelRequires cookie*
 Title:  Agudath Israel publications  
 Dates:  1926-1976; Bulk Dates: Bulk, 1937-1953 
 Call No:  1994.036 
 Abstract:  Agudath Israel was founded in 1912 in Kattowitz and grew to be the political, communal, and cultural voice of those Orthodox Jews who believed in a traditional approach to Jewish life and rejected Zionism and the trappings of modernity. The collection consists of printed material published and distributed by Agudath Israel in Europe and Israel, such as bulletins, parshat ha-shavua (weekly Torah portion) sheets, press releases, schedules of events, and broadsides. 
 Size:  1.5 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Jewish religious education -- Israel | Judaism and state -- Israel | Orthodox Judaism -- Europe | Orthodox Judaism -- Israel 
Creator:  Agudath Israel of America. Israel Commission.Requires cookie*
 Title:  Agudath Israel of America Articles Against Drafting Women into Israeli Army  
 Dates:  1953 
 Call No:  1992.002 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of one pamphlet in Yiddish containing articles against drafting women into the Israeli Army or having women participate in National Service in Israel. The pamphlet was published in 1953 by the Israel Commission of Agudath Israel of America. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Draft -- Israel -- Religious aspects | Israel -- Armed Forces -- Women | Military law (Jewish law) | Religion and state -- Israel | Women soldiers -- Israel 
Creator:  Agunah, Inc.Requires cookie*
 Title:  Agunah Inc. response to the Beth Din of America  
 Dates:  1998 
 Call No:  2000.018 
 Abstract:  Agunah Inc., also known as Agunah International, is an organization that provides assistance to women whose husbands refuse to grant them Jewish divorces, causing the women to become agunot (chained women) and unable to remarry according to Jewish law. The collection consists of a pamphlet entitled "Agunah Inc. Replies to the Beth Din of America," written by Susan Aranoff in response to criticism and condemnation of it by the Beth Din of America, an Orthodox rabbinic court serving the Jewish community of North America. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Agunahs | Divorce (Jewish law) | Jewish women -- New York (State) -- New York | Jewish women -- Religious life | Women -- Legal status, laws, etc. (Jewish law) 
Creator:  Albert Einstein College of Medicine. National Women's DivisionRequires cookie*
 Title:  Einstein Women in the News  
 Dates:  1983-2003 
 Call No:  YU.2007.020 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of issues of the newsletter of the National Women's Division of The Albert Einstein College of Medicine from 1983-2003. 
 Size:  2 Folder(s) 
 Subjects:  Medical colleges -- New York (State) -- New York -- Periodicals | Newsletter National Women's Division/Albert Einstein College of Medicine | Women -- Societies and clubs -- Periodicals 
Creator:  Albert Einstein College of Medicine. National Women's DivisionRequires cookie*
 Title:  Newsletter National Women's Division/Albert Einstein College of Medicine  
 Dates:  1963-1982 
 Call No:  YU.2007.017 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of issues of the newsletter of the National Women's Division of The Albert Einstein College of Medicine from 1963-1982. 
 Size:  1 Folder(s) 
 Subjects:  Einstein Women in the News | Medical colleges -- New York (State) -- New York -- Periodicals | Women -- Societies and clubs -- Periodicals 
Creator:  Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Office of Public RelationsRequires cookie*
 Title:  Einstein  
 Dates:  1969-2008, with gaps; Bulk Dates: 1985-2008 
 Call No:  YU.2007.018 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of issues of a magazine published by the Albert Einstein College of Medicine containing news articles about the medical college. 
 Size:  2 Folder(s) 
 Subjects:  AECOM | AECOM News | Medical colleges -- New York (State) -- New York -- Periodicals | Medicine -- Study and teaching -- Periodicals 
Creator:  Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Office of Public Relations for DevelopmentRequires cookie*
 Title:  Einstein Today  
 Dates:  1988-2005, with gaps 
 Call No:  YU.2007.019 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of issues of Einstein Today, a magazine published by the Albert Einstein College of Medicine geared toward alumni and friends of the medical college. 
 Size:  1 Folder(s) 
 Subjects:  Fund raising -- Periodicals | Medical colleges -- New York (State) -- New York -- Periodicals 
Creator:  Alcalay, Isaac A., (Isaac Abraham)Requires cookie*
 Title:  Isaac Abraham Alcalay photographs and other materials  
 Dates:  1942-1978 
 Call No:  2006.098 
 Abstract:  Rabbi Dr. Isaac Abraham Alcalay (1882-1978) served as the Chief Rabbi of Yugoslavia from 1923-1941 and then of the Central Sephardic Communities in America fom 1943-1968. The collection primarily consists of photographs of Alcalay's rabbinic career in the United States. There are also numerous family photographs, a small number of images from his pre-war career in Europe, and various other materials from his personal life and rabbinic career. 
 Size:  2.0 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Yugoslavia | Jews -- Argentina | Jews -- Latin America | Sephardim -- Religious life -- United States | Sephardim -- United States | Sephardim -- United States -- Social life and customs | Sephardim -- Yugoslavia | United States -- Ethnic relations 
Creator:  Alexander, J. AntonRequires cookie*
 Title:  J. Anton Alexander Passover products list and letter  
 Dates:  1940 
 Call No:  1992.015 
 Abstract:  The collection contains a letter that includes a list of questions on Passover products, kaschering (the practice of making objects fit for kosher usage) and prices, written in German. The letter was issued by J. Anton Alexander, a German Jewish grocer whose firm was established in Berlin in 1865. The letter was co-signed on March 7, 1940 by five German rabbis headed by Rabbi Dr. Joseph Carlebach of Hamburg. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jews -- Germany -- History -- 1933-1945 -- Sources | Passover food 
Creator:  Alexandre, EmanuelRequires cookie*
 Title:  Emanuel Alexandre papers  
 Dates:  1943-1963 
 Call No:  1986.033 
 Abstract:  Emanuel Alexandre was an attorney, art collector, and a close personal friend of former Yeshiva University president Dr. Samuel Belkin. Mr. Alexandre donated his entire collection of 3,000 books to Yeshiva University Library in 1977. The archival collection includes an invitation to the luncheon of the American Biblical Encyclopedia Society, a list of participants at a dinner for the Jewish Publication Society of America, and a meeting announcement of a landsmanshaft synagogue. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Friendly societies -- United States | Jews -- Charities 
Creator:  American Federation of Jews from Central EuropeRequires cookie*
 Title:  American Federation of Jews from Central Europe, Inc. collection  
 Dates:  1933-1956 
 Call No:  1991.005 
 Abstract:  The American Federation of Jews from Central Europe was established by Jewish victims of Nazism from Central Europe in the United States to safeguard their rights and to sponsor social service programs. The collection consists of a typescript of a survey which examined Jewish communal property in Germany prior to November 1938, as well as reports and information bulletins relating to Central European Jews in post-war Europe. 
 Size:  .5 linear feet 
 Subjects:  Jews -- Germany -- History -- 20th century | Jews, German -- United States | World War, 1939-1945 -- Claims 
Creator:  American Friends of the Hebrew UniversityRequires cookie*
 Title:  American Friends of the Hebrew University collection  
 Dates:  1948-1950 
 Call No:  1995.002 
 Abstract:  Hebrew University opened its doors to students in 1925, and by 1949, the school had 1300 students. The American Friends of Hebrew University brought the achievements of Hebrew University to the United States by bringing scholars and scientists to American communities to give lectures and recruit students. The collection consists of a membership recruitment letter and application, an article, a memo, and an invitation, all pertaining to the American Friends of Hebrew University. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Educational fund raising | Israel -- History -- 20th century | Jews -- Education | Jews -- United States -- Charities | Universities and colleges 
Creator:  American Jewish Committee.Requires cookie*
 Title:  American Jewish Committee brochure  
 Dates:  1932 
 Call No:  1993.019 
 Abstract:  The American Jewish Committee is an advocacy group formed in 1906 to combat anti-Semitism and defend the rights of Jews worldwide. The collection consists of one brochure describing the activities of the American Jewish Committee, printed in 1932. 
 Size:  1 item 
Creator:  American Jewish Joint Distribution CommitteeRequires cookie*
 Title:  American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee Russian relief collection  
 Dates:  1913-1946; Bulk Dates: 1915-1928 
 Call No:  1987.013 
 Abstract:  The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) was founded in 1914 to provide aid to Jews in Palestine and Eastern Europe. During the interwar years they supplied basic services to Jewish war survivors and helped with the reconstruction of Jewish communal infrastructure in Eastern Europe. The collection documents the relief efforts of the JDC in Eastern Europe between 1914-1936. 
 Size:  1.0 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  International relief -- Europe | Jews -- Charities | Jews -- Europe, Eastern -- Economic conditions | Jews -- Soviet Union | Reconstruction (1914-1939) -- Europe | Soviet Union -- Ethnic relations | World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Relief 
Creator:  Association of Orthodox Jewish Teachers (New York, N.Y.)Requires cookie*
 Title:  Association of Orthodox Jewish Teachers newsletters  
 Dates:  1987-2001 
 Call No:  2007.001 
 Abstract:  The Association of Orthodox Jewish Teachers was founded to promote the interests of Orthodox Jewish teachers working in the New York City public school system. The collection consists of Association newsletters published between 1987 and 2001. 
 Size:  1.5 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  AOJT News | Jewish teachers -- New York (State) -- New York | Orthodox Judaism -- New York (State)-- New York | Public schools -- New York (State) -- New York | Religion in the public schools 
Creator:  Athra Kadisha. (Society for the Preservation of Jewish Holy Sites)Requires cookie*
 Title:  Athra Kadisha correspondence and other material  
 Dates:  1990-1994 
 Call No:  1994.027 
 Abstract:  The mission of Athra Kadisha: the Society for the Preservation of Jewish Holy Sites, is to protect Jewish burial sites worldwide. The collection contains copies of correspondence, maps, flyers and newspaper clippings relating to the organization's efforts to prevent desecration of Jewish cemeteries in Israel and the Ottensen Jewish Cemetery in Altona-Hamburg, Germany. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jewish cemeteries -- Conservation and restoration -- Germany -- Hamburg | Jewish cemeteries -- Conservation and restoration -- Israel 
Creator:  Autonom Orthodox Izraelita Hitközség (Budapest)Requires cookie*
 Title:  Budapest, Hungary Orthodox Jewish Congregation Records  
 Dates:  1890-1944 
 Call No:  2014.044 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of a small amount of records of the Budapest Orthodox Jewish Congregation for a variety of communal functions and spanning from the 1890s through the 1940s. 
 Size:  0.25 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Budapest (Hungary) -- Ethnic relations | Ḥevra kaddisha -- Hungary -- Budapest | Jews -- Hungary -- Budapest -- Economic conditions | Jews -- Hungary -- Budapest -- History -- Sources | Jews -- Hungary -- Budapest -- Social conditions