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Creator:  Jacobs familyRequires cookie*
 Title:  Jacobs family papers  
 Dates:  1880-2019; Bulk Dates: 1920-1985 
 Call No:  2007.006 
 Abstract:  The Jacobs family was a prominent Orthodox Jewish family in America starting in the early 1900s. The collection consists of photographs, correspondence, official documents, yearbooks, family history, newspaper clippings and other ephemera items belonging to the Jacobs family. Many of the items are photocopies of the originals. 
 Size:  6.5 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Israel -- History, Military -- 20th century | Jewish day schools | Jews -- Genealogy | Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- Social life and customs | New York (N.Y.) -- Religious life and customs | Orthodox Judaism -- New York (State) -- New York 
Creator:  Jacobs, HaroldRequires cookie*
 Title:  Harold M. Jacobs papers  
 Dates:  1888-1994; Bulk Dates: 1950-1994 
 Call No:  1995.006 
 Abstract:  The Harold M. Jacobs Papers document the lifetime and activities of Harold Milton Jacobs (1912-1995), an important Jewish lay leader and businessman. The Papers largely document his career in communal service, both in the Jewish and general non-profit realms. The collection contains correspondence, reports, photographs and other material from Jacobs' numerous affiliations such as the Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations, the National Council of Young Israel, and the Board of Trustees of the City University of New York, as well as correspondence documenting his relationships with many prominent local, national, and international politicians and leaders. 
 Size:  18.5 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Jewish businesspeople -- New York (State) -- New York | Jewish day schools | Jews -- Education -- New York (State) -- New York | Jews -- New York (State) -- New York | Jews -- United States -- Charities | Jews -- United States -- Politics and government | Judaism and politics | New York (N.Y.) -- Religious life and customs | Orthodox Judaism -- New York (State) -- New York | Religious Zionism | Religious institutions -- New York (State) -- New York | Sabbath legislation -- New York (State) | Synagogues -- New York (State) -- New York | Universities and colleges -- New York (State) -- New York | Zionism 
Creator:  Jewish Center (New York, N.Y.).Requires cookie*
 Title:  Jewish Center (New York, N.Y.) bulletins  
 Dates:  1939, 1949 
 Call No:  1990.001 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of two issues of the Jewish Center Bulletin, one issued on December 22, 1939 and a second issued on September 23, 1949. The Jewish Center is a Modern Orthodox synagogue in New York City. 
 Size:  2 items 
 Subjects:  Synagogues -- New York (State) -- New York 
Creator:  Jewish Community Council of Rochester (N.Y.). Dept. of Social Planning and CoordinationRequires cookie*
 Title:  Jewish Population of Rochester, New York (Monroe County)  
 Dates:  1961 
 Call No:  2012.021 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of the results of a survey of the Jewish population of Rochester's Monroe County conducted by the Jewish Community Council of Rochester, N.Y. 
 Size:  1 Item 
 Subjects:  Jews -- New York (State) -- Monroe County | Jews -- New York (State) -- Rochester 
Creator:  Jewish Education Committee of New YorkRequires cookie*
 Title:  Jewish Education Committee collection  
 Dates:  1943-1950 
 Call No:  2000.019 
 Abstract:  The Jewish Education Committee was founded in 1917, and changed its name to the Board of Jewish Education (BJE) in 1970. The BJE’s purpose was to enable Jewish education by training teachers, operating schools, and developing curricula. The collection consists of staff discussions with Dr. Israel S. Chipkin, (1949-1950), correspondence, minutes and editions of the J. E. C. Bulletin (1943-1950). 
 Size:  3 folders 
 Subjects:  J. E. C. Bulletin | Jewish religious education -- New York (State) -- New York 
Creator:  Jewish Reconstructionist FoundationRequires cookie*
 Title:  Jewish Reconstructionist Foundation invitation  
 Dates:  March 27, 1948 
 Call No:  1994.039 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of an invitation to a seminar conducted by the Jewish Reconstructionist Foundation on "Jewish Religion in the Modern World," held on March 27, 1948 at 8:30 PM at the Society for the Advancement of Judaism at 15 West 86th St in New York City. The invitation consists of a list of the speakers on the panel, which included Will Herberg, Mordecai M. Kaplan, and Irving Kristol, with Ira Eisenstein as the moderator. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Reconstructionist Judaism 
Creator:  Jewish Theological Seminary of America.Requires cookie*
 Title:  Jewish Theological Seminary Jubilee program for Louis Ginzberg  
 Dates:  1943 
 Call No:  1994.017 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of a program of the Louis Ginzberg Jubilee Celebration sponsored by the Jewish Theological Seminary in 1943. The event was designed to honor Louis Ginzberg, a prominent Jewish scholar and leader in the Conservative movement, for his 50 years of teaching at the JTS. The program contains a list of Jubilee events, including an address on Dr. Ginzberg's scholarly contributions by Dr. Saul Lieberman of the JTS. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jewish scholars 
Creator:  Jewish Theological Seminary of America. American Jewish History CenterRequires cookie*
 Title:  Jewish Theological Seminary American Jewish History Center proceedings of conferences on the writing of regional history  
 Dates:  1956 
 Call No:  1992.013 
 Abstract:  The American Jewish History Center of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America (JTSA) was established on December 1, 1953. It initiated two conferences, one in Cleveland in 1955 and one in Miami Beach in 1956, in order to publicize the work it was doing. The collection consists of the proceedings from those conferences. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jews -- Florida | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Congresses | Local history -- Congresses | Southern States -- History -- Historiography 
Creator:  Jewish World Relief ConferenceRequires cookie*
 Title:  Jewish World Relief Conference reports and pamphlets  
 Dates:  1920-1924 
 Call No:  1989.005 
 Abstract:  The first Jewish World Relief Conference was held in Karlsbad, Germany in August 1920. 105 delegates from 60 relief organizations from different countries participated. The second conference was held in 1924. The collection contains reports and pamphlets in Yiddish and German regarding the proceedings of the conference and tasks it intended to undertake. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jewish bankers | Jews -- Charities 
Creator:  Jung, Leo, 1892-1987Requires cookie*
 Title:  Leo Jung Papers  
 Dates:  1878-1992; Bulk Dates: 1970-1979 
 Call No:  1994.006 
 Abstract:  Rabbi Leo Jung served as Rabbi of The Jewish Center Synagogue (Manhattan) for over 60 years, and was deeply involved in Jewish communal life and the development of Modern Orthodoxy in the United States. The collection contains correspondence (primarily from 1970s), personal materials, and writings of Rabbi Jung and others, as well as various financial records of the Jewish Center relating to fundraising and charitable donations. 
 Size:  28 linear feet 
 Subjects:  Jewish Library | Jewish authors | Jews -- Charities | Jews -- United States -- History -- 20th century | Kfar Eliyahu (Israel) | Kosher food | New York (N.Y.) -- Religious life and customs | Orthodox Judaism | Rabbis -- United States | Refugees, Jewish | Shehitah -- Germany | Sinaist | Synagogues -- New York (State) -- New York | Yad Benjamin (Israel) | Yeshivas -- Israel | Yeshivas -- United States