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 Title:  Hamevaser  
 Dates:  Bulk Dates:1962-2002; Bulk Dates: 1962-2002; 1944-45, 1951, 1962-2002 
 Call No:  YU.1984.099 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of issues of Hamevaser, a student newspaper published by the Jewish Studies programs of Yeshiva University, from 1962-2002, with gaps. 
 Size:  4.5 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  College student newspapers and periodicals -- New York (State) -- New York | Jewish Law -- Periodicals | Jewish ethics -- Periodicals | Judaism -- Periodicals | Kol Hamevaser | Orthodox Judaism -- Periodicals | ha-Mashḳif 
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:  Singer, HarryRequires cookie*
 Title:  Harry Singer papers  
 Dates:  1981 
 Call No:  1984.003 
 Abstract:  Harry Singer was a Jewish businessman. In 1982 Mr. Singer, together with his wife Anna, set up the Anna and Harry Singer Endowed Fund for Yiddish Studies at Yeshiva University. The fund was designed to support Yiddish courses and cultural programs at Yeshiva College and Stern College for Women. The collection contains greeting cards to Mr. and Mrs. Harry Singer (one of which is an anniversary card written in Yiddish) and a color photograph taken at a dinner. 
 Size:  1 folder 
Creator:  Moche, HasdayRequires cookie*
 Title:  Hasday Moche papers  
 Dates:  1924-1945, 1970-1988; Bulk Dates: 1924-1945 
 Call No:  1999.007 
 Abstract:  The collection primarily consists of correspondence of Hasday Moche, born in Salonika (Thessaloníki), Greece, and raised in Alexandria, Egypt, with family members and friends dispersed among Athens and Salonika, Greece, Alexandria and Cairo, Egypt, New York, and Yugoslavia. There are also numerous certificates, memorabilia, correspondence and photographs from Moche's army career, where he served in France, as well as his daughter Dulce's correspondence with her father's former acquaintances and her research materials on Salonika Jewry. 
 Size:  6.0 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Alexandria (Egypt) -- Ethnic relations | Athens (Greece) -- Ethnic relations | Cairo (Egypt) -- Ethnic relations | Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Greece | Sephardim -- Balkan Peninsula -- Social life and customs | Sephardim -- Egypt -- Alexandria -- Social life and customs | Sephardim -- Egypt -- Cairo -- Social life and customs | Sephardim -- Genealogy | Sephardim -- Greece -- Athens -- Social life and customs | Sephardim -- Greece -- Thessalonike -- History | Sephardim -- Greece -- Thessalonike -- Social life and customs | Sephardim -- Palestine -- Social life and customs | Sephardim -- United States -- Social life and customs | Thessalonike¯ (Greece) -- Ethnic relations | United States -- Ethnic relations | World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Jewish 
Creator:  Hebrew Compendium Publishing Company (London, England).Requires cookie*
 Title:  Hebrew Compendium Publishing Company (London) advertisements and subscription letter  
 Dates:  1926-1927 
 Call No:  1994.034 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of a letter from James H. Lowe of the Hebrew Compendium Publishing Company of London, England, the author of "Lowe's English Tutorial Preparations for Rabbinics," to Nathan Lamport, the president of the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary at Yeshiva University, dated from February 14, 1926. Along with the letter is a page of short opinion pieces and testimonials regarding Lowe's work "Tutorial Preparation for Mishnoh and Gemoro," as well as an advertisement for his forthcoming "Rashi on the Pentateuch." 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jewish learning and scholarship | Jewish publishing | Mishnah -- Study and teaching | Rashi, 1040-1105. Perush Rashi ʻal ha-Torah -- Study and teaching | Talmud -- Study and teaching 
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 Title:  Hebrew Institute High School yearbook "The Crown"  
 Dates:  1963 
 Call No:  1994.066 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of a yearbook called "The Crown" from the Hebrew Institute High School in Far Rockaway, NY, from 1963. The yearbook contains pictures of the faculty, the 24 graduating seniors, and all of the underclassmen as well. Also included in the yearbook are some literary works by the students, a letter from the principal, and a number of pages of advertisements in the back. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Far Rockaway (New York, N.Y.) -- Education (Secondary) | High school students -- New York (State) -- Queens County | Jewish day schools -- New York (State) -- Queens County 
Creator:  Hebrew Old Age Society of Bensonhurst (Brooklyn, N.Y.).Requires cookie*
 Title:  Hebrew Old Age Society of Bensonhurst (Brooklyn, N.Y.) certificate of incorporation  
 Dates:  February 23, 1934 
 Call No:  2004.096 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of the Certificate of Incorporation for the Hebrew Old Age Society of Bensonhurst (Brooklyn, N.Y.), issued on February 23, 1934. 
 Size:  1 item 
 Subjects:  Bensonhurst (New York, N.Y.) -- Societies, etc. | Certificates of Incorporation -- New York (State) -- New York | Fraternal organizations -- New York (State) -- New York | Jews -- New York (State) -- Kings County | Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- Charities | Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- Societies, etc. 
Creator:  Lederer, Helene Karo FriedmanRequires cookie*
 Title:  Helene Karo Friedman Lederer oral history collection  
 Dates:  1987 
 Call No:  1987.011 
 Abstract:  Helene Karo Friedman Lederer is a French-born Jewish educator. After World War II she was adopted by the Friedman family of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, through the Rescue Children, Inc. adoption program. The collection contains a sixty minute cassette tape and summary of an interview with Helene Lederer as well as some original photographs. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Holocaust survivors | Jewish children in the Holocaust -- France | World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue 
Creator:  Kenvin, Helene SchwartzRequires cookie*
 Title:  Helene Schwartz Kenvin collection on Jews in the Caucasus and Central Asian Republics of the Former Soviet Union  
 Dates:  1984-1999 
 Call No:  1999.099 
 Abstract:  The Caucasus Network (CN) is an organization founded by Helene Schwartz Kenvin in 1984 that provides aid to and advocates on behalf of Jews in the Caucasus and Central Asian Republics. Following the fall of the Soviet Union, the CN's main activity became to assist residents of the Caucasus and Central Asia republics in obtaining refugee-status admission to the United States. The collection consists of the CN's administrative records, individual case files, and reference resources from the period 1984-1999. 
 Size:  45.5 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Caucasus -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century | Caucasus -- Politics and government -- 20th century | Jews -- Caucasus -- History | Jews -- Caucasus -- Social life and customs | Jews -- Persecutions -- Soviet Union | Jews -- Soviet Union -- Migrations -- History | Jews -- United States -- Charities | Refugees, Jewish -- Soviet Union | Refugees, Jewish -- United States | Soviet Union -- Emigration and immigration | Soviet Union -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy | United States -- Emigration and immigration | United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century 
Creator:  Plitt, Henry G.Requires cookie*
 Title:  Henry G. Plitt papers  
 Dates:  1945- 1989; Bulk Dates: 1989 
 Call No:  2000.028 
 Abstract:  The collection contains the papers of Henry G. Plitt, a Brigadier General in the United States Army during World War II and Chairman of the Friends of the Israel Defense Forces. The collection includes letters signed by Chaim Herzog, President of the State of Israel (April 18, 1989), and Yitzchak Rabin, then Minister of Defense (March 23, 1989), regarding Friends of the IDF. Also included are photocopies of articles from the New York Times regarding Plitt's capture of Nazi war criminal Julius Streicher (May 24, 1945). 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jewish soldiers -- United States | War criminals -- Germany | Zionists -- United States 
Creator:  Gutterman, HenryRequires cookie*
 Title:  Henry Gutterman papers  
 Dates:  1916-1958 
 Call No:  1985.027 
 Abstract:  Rabbi Henry Gutterman was born in 1883 in Kalvaria, Lithuania, and he received rabbinic ordination from the Slobodka Yeshiva in 1903, and then again from Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary in 1908. He emigrated to the United States and in 1910 he moved to Scranton, PA to become a community rabbi there. He died in 1966. The collection consists of correspondence, clippings, notes, and stamps which he wrote and collected. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Divorce (Jewish law) -- Cases | Jewish learning and scholarship | Rabbis 
Creator:  Illoway, Henry, Dr., 1848-1932Requires cookie*
 Title:  Henry Illoway papers  
 Dates:  1894-1950 
 Call No:  1985.035 
 Abstract:  Dr. Henry Illoway was a prominent Jewish physician and writer. In addition to being a specialist in children's diseases, he wrote regularly on Biblical and Talmudic subjects. He lived in New York City and belonged to the Spanish-Portuguese Synagogue, Congregation Shearith Israel. The collection includes a medical log, some notes, a letter, and a handwritten poem. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jewish sermons, American | Medicine -- New York (State) -- New York -- Practice | New York (N.Y.) -- Religious life and customs | Piyutim 
Creator:  Gold, Henry RaphaelRequires cookie*
 Title:  Henry Raphael Gold writings  
 Dates:  1921-1965 
 Call No:  1988.003 
 Abstract:  Rabbi Dr. Henry Raphael Gold was a noted rabbi, psychiatrist, and Zionist leader. He held rabbinical positions in Memphis, Boston, New Orleans and Dallas. He served as president of Hapoel Hamizrachi, the labor Zionist organization, before it merged with Mizrachi to form the Religious Zionists of America. The collection contains reprints of articles, speeches and papers written by Rabbi Dr. Gold on psychiatry and Judaism. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Psychiatrists -- United States | Psychology and religion | Rabbis -- United States | Zionists -- United States 
Creator:  Rubinlicht, HenryRequires cookie*
 Title:  Henry Rubinlicht collection  
 Dates:  Bulk Dates:1983; Bulk Dates: 1983; 1940s, 1983 
 Call No:  1984.001 
 Abstract:  Henry Rubinlicht, a survivor of the Warsaw ghetto uprising of 1943, built a memorial in his home in Montreal dedicated to those who had died in the ghetto. The collection contains photographs and news articles pertaining to Rubinlicht's Warsaw Ghetto Uprising Memorial. An abridged form of a letter written by his sister Francis while trapped in Warsaw, entitled "A Farewell Letter Written from a Shelter by Francis Rubinlicht," is also included in the collection. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poland -- Warsaw | Jews -- Poland -- Warsaw | Warsaw (Poland) -- Pictorial works | Warsaw Ghetto Memorial (Warsaw, Poland) 
Creator:  Morais, Henry S., 1860-1935Requires cookie*
 Title:  Henry S. Morais Papers  
 Dates:  1877-1930 
 Call No:  1975.001 
 Abstract:  The papers of Henry S. Morais (1860-1935) span the years 1877-1930. They cover the life of this journalist/Rabbi in his two major places of residence - Philadelphia, Pa. and New York, N.Y. 
 Size:  1.5 linear feet 
 Subjects:  American Hebrew | Hebrew Standard | Jewish Advance (Chicago, Ill.) | Jewish Exponent | Jewish Forum (New York, N.Y.) | Jewish Messenger | Jewish Women (1892) | Jewish journalists | Jewish sermons, American | Jewish women -- New York (State) -- New York | Jews -- New York (State) -- New York | Jews -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia | Menorah (New York, N.Y.) | New York (N.Y.) -- Religious life and customs | Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Religious life and customs | Rabbis | Switzerland -- Foreign relations -- Treaties | United States -- Foreign relations -- Treaties 
Creator:  Dobrinsky, Herbert C.Requires cookie*
 Title:  Herbert Dobrinsky collection of Itzik Manger's poems  
 Dates:  1981 
 Call No:  1985.023 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of seven limited-edition prints of Itzik Manger's poems on handmade paper. Itzik Manger (1901-1969) was a well-known Yiddish poet and playwright. The poems were translated from Yiddish into English by David Maisel. The collection was purchased from the translator by Herbert Dobrinsky for the Yeshiva University Library. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  English poetry -- Translations | Poets, Yiddish | Yiddish poetry -- Translations into English 
Creator:  Fischel, Rebecca ; Goldstein, Herbert Samuel, 1890-1970Requires cookie*
 Title:  Herbert S. Goldstein & Rebecca (Fischel) Goldstein family papers  
 Dates:  1887-1997; Bulk Dates: 1925-1988 
 Call No:  2004.099 
 Abstract:  The collection consists primarily of materials arising from the professional and organizational activities of Rabbi Herbert S. Goldstein and of his wife, Rebecca (Fischel) Goldstein. Herbert Goldstein founded the Institutional Synagogue in Harlem in 1917, and occupied leadership positions in numerous Jewish organizations. Rebecca (Fischel) Goldstein, daughter of the philanthropist Harry Fischel, was an active communal leader as well. Also included are papers relating to the rabbinic activities of their son-in-law O. Asher Reichel, materials relating to Harry Fischel, and records of several institutions with which the overall family was connected. 
 Size:  13.5 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Children -- Institutional care -- Israel | Fasts and feasts -- Judaism | Fish as food | Harlem (New York, N.Y.) | High holiday sermons | Hunter (N.Y.) | Israel | Jerusalem | Jewish religious education | Jewish religious education of children -- United States | Jewish sermons, American | Jewish soldiers | Jewish soldiers--Religious life | Jews -- Charities | Jews -- Dietary laws | Jews -- New York (State) -- New York | Judaism -- Customs and practices | Kosher food | Kosher food industry -- New York (State) -- New York | Orthodox Judaism -- New York (State) -- New York | Palestine -- Description and travel | Rabbis -- New York (State) -- New York | Rabbis -- United States | Rabbis' spouses -- New York (State) -- New York | Revivals--United States--History--20th century. | Sturgeons | Synagogues -- New York (State) -- Hunter | Synagogues -- New York (State) -- New York | Upper West Side (New York, N.Y.) | World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Jewish | World War, 1939-1945 -- Refugees | Zionism and Judaism 
Creator:  Tenzer, HerbertRequires cookie*
 Title:  Herbert Tenzer Keren Yaldenu collection  
 Dates:  1960-1971 
 Call No:  1986.027 
 Abstract:  Keren Yaldenu (Our Children's Fund) was a non-political child welfare organization located in Jerusalem, Israel. Herbert Tenzer was active on behalf of Keren Yaldenu and sought to raise money for the organization through American donations. The collection includes Tenzer's correspondence, photographs, and printed material related to the organization. 
 Size:  2 folders 
 Subjects:  Israel -- Social conditions | Jewish children -- Israel 
Creator:  Tenzer, HerbertRequires cookie*
 Title:  Herbert Tenzer oral history collection  
 Dates:  Bulk Dates:1940-1947; Bulk Dates: 1940-1947; 1940's, 1985 
 Call No:  1986.004 
 Abstract:  Herbert Tenzer was a founder and administrator of Rescue Children, Inc., organized in June 1946 to assist young Jewish refugees in the aftermath of the Holocaust. The collection includes taped interviews concerning Tenzer's involvement with Vaad Hatzala and Rescue Children, Inc. and photographs of Tenzer with Mayor William O'Dwyer and children at the Rescue Children center. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) | Refugees, Jewish | World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue 
Creator:  Hevrah Anshe Emet (Trenton, N.J.).Requires cookie*
 Title:  Hevrah Anshe Emet (Trenton, N.J.) constitution  
 Dates:  1925 
 Call No:  2000.015 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of the 1925 constitution of the synagogue Hevrah Anshe Emet of Trenton, New Jersey. The bound constitution is in Yiddish. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jews -- New Jersey -- Trenton | Synagogues -- New Jersey -- Trenton 
Creator:  Burkhard, HugoRequires cookie*
 Title:  Hugo Burkhard collection  
 Dates:  1940-1972 
 Call No:  1993.012 
 Abstract:  The collection contains materials related to Hugo Burkhard's life after the Holocaust. Hugo Burkhard (1899-1971) survived Dachau and Buchenwald and served as a leader in the post-World War II Jewish community of Nuremberg, Germany. Included are photocopies of Hugo Burkhard's obituary, a written memorial about his life, correspondence between Burkhard and Dr. Curt Metzger of Bradford, Pennsylvania. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Dachau (Concentration camp) | Holocaust survivors -- Germany | Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) 
Creator:  Hurwitz familyRequires cookie*
 Title:  Hurwitz family papers  
 Dates:  1924-1956 
 Call No:  1985.002 
 Abstract:  The Hurwitz family made various contributions to Yeshiva University and the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary in the 1920s and 1930s. The collection contains a receipt for tuition for Teachers Institute of Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary (1924), a certificate for a donation to the Yeshiva Endowment Foundation (1931), and a thank you letter for a donation to Yeshiva (1924). 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jewish teachers colleges -- New York (State) -- New York | Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- Charities | Rabbinical seminaries -- New York (State) -- New York 
Creator:  Harris, Hyman H. (Hyman Hirsch), b. 1882Requires cookie*
 Title:  Hyman H. Harris business card  
 Dates:  undated 
 Call No:  1992.006 
 Abstract:  Hyman Hirsch Harris was born in Granov, Russia in 1882, and he moved to the United States in 1913. He was a pharmacist and also a lecturer and author on Jewish music and other Jewish topics. The collection consists of a business card of Hyman Hirsch Harris, P.D., with a note handwritten on it in Hebrew to Dr. Azriel concerning the former's book "Toldot ha-neginah veha-chazanuth be-Yisrael". 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jews -- Music | Toldot ha-neginah ṿeha-ḥazanut be-Yiśraʻel