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Creator:  Sagalovitch familyRequires cookie*
 Title:  Sagalovitch-Sagall family papers  
 Dates:  1923-1988 
 Call No:  2003.097 
 Abstract:  The Sagalovitch (later Sagall) family was a prominent Zionist rabbinic family in Russia and Poland, tracing its roots back to the medieval French commentator, Rashi. The collection contains correspondence, speeches, notes, personal documents, newspaper clippings, and programs belonging to the Sagalovitch-Sagall family. The majority of the items relate to either Jacob Meir Sagalovitch or his son Solomon Sagall. 
 Size:  2.5 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Jewish law | Jewish sermons | Jews -- Belgium -- Brussels | Jews -- Poland -- Gdańsk | Predigten / von Jakob Meïr Sagalowitsch | Rabbis -- Belgium -- Brussels | Rabbis -- New York (State) -- New York | Rabbis -- Poland -- Gdańsk | Synagogues -- New York (State) -- New York | Zionism -- Great Britain 
Creator:  Goldish, SamRequires cookie*
 Title:  Sam Goldish reminiscences of Marietta, Ohio  
 Dates:  after 1900 
 Call No:  1993.016 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of a written reminiscence by Sam Goldish of life in Marietta, Ohio in the early twentieth century. It includes an account of the marriage of Rabbi Bernard Revel to Sarah Travis of Marietta. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jews -- Ohio -- Marietta | Marietta (Ohio) -- Social life and customs -- Anecdotes | Marietta (Ohio) --History --20th century 
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 Title:  Samuel Belkin collection  
 Dates:  1935-1989 
 Call No:  YU.1996.017 
 Abstract:  Samuel Belkin was a Philonic scholar, rabbi and educator, and was president of Yeshiva University from 1943-1975. The collection consists of his scholarly writings, speeches and addresses, and poetry, as well as obituaries and tributes to him following his death. Portraits, plaques, photographs and personal artifacts relating to him and his achievements are also included.. 
 Size:  29 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Jewish learning and scholarship | Jewish scholars | Universities and Colleges -- New York (State) -- New York 
Creator:  Korff, Samuel I.Requires cookie*
 Title:  Samuel Korff responsum on questions of conscience  
 Dates:  1970 
 Call No:  1990.007 
 Abstract:  54 page responsum with cover letter prepared by Rabbi Samuel I. Korff, rabbinic administrator of the Rabbinical Court of Justice of the Associated Synagogues of Massachusetts, on the Court's behalf regarding matters of conscience in relation to war and peace. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Conscientious objectors -- United States | Responsa | Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Conscientious objectors -- United States | Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Religious aspects 
Creator:  Griliches, JosefRequires cookie*
 Title:  Samuel Salman Griliches collection  
 Dates:  1982-1999 
 Call No:  2000.025 
 Abstract:  Dr. Samuel Salman Griliches was born in 1890 in Kovno, then part of the Russian Empire, to a religious and prestigious middle class family. He was a prominent dentist before, during and after the war in Lithuania, in the concentration camps, and finally in the United States. The collection contains a speech about his life given by his son, some articles about his life, and a poem written by Griliches entitled "The March to Tirol." 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Holocaust survivors -- Biography | Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives | Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Poetry | Jewish dentists 
Creator:  Raskin, Saul, 1878-1966Requires cookie*
 Title:  Saul Raskin collection  
 Dates:  1960-1966 
 Call No:  1986.006 
 Abstract:  Saul Raskin was a Kiev-born painter who became was famous for his work on Jewish subjects. He painted biblical scenes, depictions of everyday life in Palestine, and surrealist cycles. His important work Land of Palestine combined drawings, paintings, and short essays on the subject of daily life in the Holy Land. The collection contains cards, newspaper clippings, correspondence, and publicity forms related to Raskin. 
 Size:  1 folder 
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 Title:  The Sentinel Presents 100 Years of Chicago Jewry  
 Dates:  1948 
 Call No:  2012.020 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of a publication on the history of the Jewish community of Chicago, published by the Sentinel Publishing Company in commemoration of the community's centennial. 
 Size:  1 Item 
 Subjects:  Chicago (Ill.) -- History | Jews -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History | Synagogues -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Directories 
Creator:  Shaarey Tfiloh CongregationRequires cookie*
 Title:  Shaarey Tfiloh Congregation testimonial dinner-dance journal  
 Dates:  May 29, 1966 
 Call No:  1994.024 
 Abstract:  On May 29, 1966, Shaarey Tfiloh Congregation held a dinner-dance at Rubenfeld's Monsey Park Hotel in Spring Valley, NY and dedicated the journal from it in honor of Rabbi Solomon Zeides, the Congregation's rabbi. This journal contains letters from the rabbi and president, followed by many pages of advertisements. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jews -- New York (State) -- New York | Rabbis -- New York (State) -- New York | Synagogues -- New York (State) -- New York 
Creator:  Zahler, Shalom, 1918-Requires cookie*
 Title:  Shalom Zahler manuscript  
 Dates:  1969 
 Call No:  1995.005 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of a handwritten Yiddish manuscript of a novel entitled Lang iz der veg: roman fun lebn in Yisroel, which is set in Israel. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Yiddish fiction 
Creator:  Hoffman-Bialek, SheilaRequires cookie*
 Title:  Sheila Bialek collection on Lillian Hoffman Soviet Jewry activism  
 Dates:  2010-2011 
 Call No:  2010.004 
 Abstract:  Lillian Hoffman was born and lived in Denver, Colorado, and was active in numerous philanthropic causes throughout her life, in particular, Soviet Jewry. The collection consists of a six-volume work compiled by Hoffman's daughter Sheila Bialek to document her mother's life and work in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of Hoffman's Soviet Jewry activism. Video recordings of recollections of Hoffman by former Soviet refuseniks and Soviet Jewry activists, as well as several news articles about an event Bialek held in East Hampton, N.Y. in August, 2010 to honor of her mother's accomplishments, are also included. 
 Size:  .5 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Freedom From Tyranny | Jewish women -- United States -- Biography | Jews -- Persecutions -- Soviet Union | Jews -- United States -- Politics and government | Political activists -- United States | Soviet Union -- Emigration and Immigration -- Government policy | Soviet Union -- Ethnic relations 
Creator:  Goren, ShlomoRequires cookie*
 Title:  Shlomo Goren responsum  
 Dates:  1981 
 Call No:  1984.002 
 Abstract:  Rabbi Shlomo Goren, former Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel (1972-1983), wrote a number of halachic (Jewish legal) opinions on the subjects of war, science and technology. This collection consists of a responsum written by him on the question of a kohen (member of the priestly class) attending medical school. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Chief Rabbinate -- Israel | Israel -- Religious life and customs | Judaism -- Functionaries | Medicine -- Study and teaching | Responsa 
Creator:  Zimeles, ShlomoRequires cookie*
 Title:  Shlomo Zimeles summary of Tanach and autobiographical information  
 Dates:  1980-1981 
 Call No:  1991.011 
 Abstract:  The collection contains one very large sheet of paper containing a summary of Tanach (the Hebrew Bible), in Hebrew, in the form of a wheel, drawn up by Shlomo Zimeles, as well as one smaller sheet of paper containing an autobiographical summary of the life of Shlomo Zimeles, also in the form of a wheel. Shlomo Zimeles, who was a tailor, drew up the above diagrams after his retirement. 
 Size:  1 oversize box 
 Subjects:  Bible. O.T. -- Criticism, Interpretation, etc., Jewish | Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography 
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 Title:  The Shofar - NewsBriefs from Yeshiva University  
 Dates:  2001-2003 
 Call No:  YU.2007.016 
 Abstract:  The Shofar was a newsletter published by Yeshiva University's Department of Communications and Public Affairs in association with the University's Comunications Task Force. It reported the "achievements, vents, and general news of faculty, students, and staff on all campuses of Yeshiva University". The first issue was published on March 8, 2001, and indicated that the newsletter would appear twice monthly. The collection consists of issues of The Shofar, published between March 8, 2001 and July 18, 2003 (with gaps). 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Universities and colleges -- New York (State) -- New York 
Creator:  Guggenheim, SiegfriedRequires cookie*
 Title:  Siegfried Guggenheim papers  
 Dates:  1910-1960; Bulk Dates: 1946-1960 
 Call No:  1985.001 
 Abstract:  Siegfried Guggenheim was a German-born lawyer, and chairman of the Jewish community of Offenbach before emigrating to the United States. The collection contains typescript changes for the second edition of the Offenbacher Haggadah edited by Guggenheim, photographs, correspondence, and other materials. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jews -- Migrations | Offenbacher Haggadah | Rabbis 
Creator:  Loewenthal, Sigfried FritzRequires cookie*
 Title:  Sigfried Fritz Loewenthal papers  
 Dates:  1940-1941 
 Call No:  1987.010 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of correspondence, affadadvits, and receipts of Siegfried Fritz Loewenthal, concerning his attempts to bring his relatives out of Nazi-occupied countries to the United States, Ecuador, Brazil, and Uraguay. One noted correspondent is Jacob Rosenheim, president of Agudas Israel World Organization. 
 Size:  3 folders 
 Subjects:  Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Europe | World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue 
Creator:  Goldshewsky, SimchaRequires cookie*
 Title:  Simcha Goldshewsky papers  
 Dates:  1933-1934 
 Call No:  2006.003 
 Abstract:  Collection contains various manuscript notes/letters in Hebrew and Yiddish composed by Rabbi Simcha Goldshewsky, rabbi of Congregation Shaarei Shalom, Allentown, Pennsylvania, as well as a printed copy of Sefer Toʻafot Reʼem, with an inscription by the author, Rabbi Avraham Moshe Vitkind, to Goldshewsky. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Manuscripts -- Hebrew | Manuscripts -- Yiddish | Rabbis -- Pennsylvania | Toʻafot Reʼem 
Creator:  Society for the Advancement of Judaism.Requires cookie*
 Title:  The Society for the Advancement of Judaism provisional Sabbath prayerbook  
 Dates:  undated 
 Call No:  1993.002 
 Abstract:  The Society for the Advancement of Judaism (SAJ) was founded in 1922 by Rabbi Mordechai Kaplan, the founder of Reconstructionist Judaism. Rabbi Kaplan developed his own prayerbook in 1945 which was first used at the SAJ. This prayerbook contains many traditional prayers in Hebrew and English, as well as readings and meditations in English. 
 Size:  1 item 
Creator:  Friedman, Solomon B., RabbiRequires cookie*
 Title:  Solomon B. Friedman papers  
 Dates:  1938-1940 
 Call No:  1985.016 
 Abstract:  Rabbi Solomon B. Friedman, a native of Cleveland, Ohio, was the first rabbi to be ordained by the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary in 1919. He acted as executive secretary of the New York State Kashruth Advisory Board. The collection contains correspondence, notices, and minutes of a meeting that concern issues of Kashrut (Jewish dietary laws). 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Jews -- Dietary laws | Judaism -- Customs and practices | New York (N.Y.) -- Religious life and customs | Rabbis -- New York (State) -- New York | Rabbis -- United States | Religious institutions -- New York (State) -- New York 
Creator:  Foster, Solomon, b. 1878Requires cookie*
 Title:  Solomon Foster letter and article  
 Dates:  1904-1905 
 Call No:  1992.009 
 Abstract:  Rabbi Solomon Foster was born in Americus, Georgia, in 1878. He became the rabbi of Congregation B'nai Jeshurun in Newark, NJ, in 1902, where he served until 1941. The collection consists of a handwritten letter from Rabbi Solomon Foster to a Mr. Lipsky, concerning Foster's article "Kings and Queens" from the American Hebrew of March 19, 1904, a photocopy of which is attached to the letter. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Rabbis -- New Jersey -- Newark -- Correspondence 
Creator:  Zeitlin, Solomon, 1886-1976Requires cookie*
 Title:  Solomon Zeitlin research collection  
 Dates:  1928-1976 
 Call No:  1990.003 
 Abstract:  Solomon Zeitlin (1886-1976), was a noted historian and post-biblical scholar at Dropsie University. The collection was to be used for a biography of Zeitlin, and includes his incoming correspondence from Louis Ginzberg (1932-1939), Saul Lieberman (1944-1965), Lubavitcher rebbe Menachem Mendel Schneerson (1968) and others, as well as articles and clippings regarding his scholarly work. 
 Size:  .25 linear feet 
 Subjects:  Jewish scholars -- Correspondence 
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 Title:  Soviet Jewry movement commemorative material collection  
 Dates:  2007-2017 
 Call No:  2008.002 
 Abstract:  The collection is comprised of DVDs and printed material from events and works that commemmorate the international rights campaign to end the persecution of Jews in the USSR and guarantee their freedom to emigrate that took place primarily from the 1960s through 1991, known as the Soviet Jewry Movement. 
 Size:  .25 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Antisemitism -- Soviet Union | Jewish day schools -- New York (State) -- New York | Jews -- Persecutions -- Soviet Union | Jews -- Soviet Union -- History -- 20th century --Exhibitions | Jews -- United States -- Politics and government | Political activists -- United States | Refuseniks -- History -- Exhibitions | Student movements -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century -- Case studies | Students -- United States -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century -- Case studies | United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century | Zionism -- Soviet Union -- History -- Exhibitions 
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 Title:  Soviet Jewry Movement Oral History Project recordings  
 Dates:  2009-2017 
 Call No:  2010.001 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of oral history video interviews of various activists in the Soviet Jewry movement, which began largely as local grassroots efforts in the 1960s, but grew into a worldwide campaign to oppose the persecution of Soviet Jews and promote their right to freely emigrate from the Soviet Union. 
 Size:  0.75 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Antisemitism -- Soviet Union | Jewish refugees -- Soviet Union | Jews -- Persecutions -- Soviet Union | Jews -- Political activity | Jews -- Soviet Union -- History -- 20th century | Refuseniks | Soviet Union -- Ethnic relations | Student movements -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century -- Case studies | Students -- United States -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century -- Case studies 
Creator:  New York Legal Coalition for Soviet Jewry.Requires cookie*
 Title:  The Soviet Union in the Dock: Violations of International and Soviet Law  
 Dates:  1977 
 Call No:  1991.010 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of a binder entitled "The Soviet Union in the Dock: Violations of International and Soviet Law", which is comprised of eight legal briefs prepared by members of the New York Legal Coalition for Soviet Jewry. Also included in the work are accounts of the treatment of some Jewish Prisoners of Conscience while in the U.S.S.R. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  International law -- Soviet Union | Jews -- Persecutions -- Soviet Union | Refuseniks | Soviet Union -- Emigration and immigration -- Government policy 
Creator:  Stern, Geoffrey ; Stern, JeromeRequires cookie*
 Title:  Stern family Soviet Jewry book and photographs  
 Dates:  2011 
 Call No:  2012.009 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of a book entitled A Journey - Russia to the Promised Land that chronicles a trip taken by members of the Stern family of New York City in July, 1974 to the Soviet Union to visit with and provide support for Soviet Jews. The book contains numerous photographs, many of which are on a CD also included in the collection. 
 Size:  .5 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  A Journey - Russia to the Promised Land | Jews -- Persecutions -- Soviet Union | Jews, American -- Travel -- Europe | Jews, American -- Travel -- Soviet Union | Refuseniks | Soviet Union -- Ethnic relations 
Creator:  Student Struggle for Soviet JewryRequires cookie*
 Title:  Student Struggle for Soviet Jewry Records  
 Dates:  1956-2010, 2017; Bulk Dates: 1964-1991 
 Call No:  1993.099 
 Abstract:  Grassroots national student organization formed by Jacob Birnbaum in 1964 to oppose the persecution of Soviet Jews and promote their right to emigrate freely from the Soviet Union. Collection contains correspondence, questionnaires and statistical information on refuseniks, administrative and financial records, press releases and publicity material, newsletters, clippings, photographs, publications, reports, reel-to-reel tapes, audiocassettes, videotapes, CDs, and buttons, bumper stickers, posters, uniforms and other ephemera. 
 Size:  Approximately 266 linear feet (351 manuscript boxes, 10 record cartons, 1 map box, 17 flat storage boxes, 13 exhibit panels, and 42 artifact boxes.) 
 Subjects:  Jews -- Persecutions -- Soviet Union | Jews -- Soviet Union -- Migrations -- History -- 20th century | Soviet Jewry Action Newsletter | Soviet Union -- Emigration and immigration | Student movements -- New York (State) -- New York -- History -- 20th century -- Case studies | Students -- New York (State) -- New York -- Political activity -- History -- 20th century -- Case studies 
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 Title:  Study of the occupational distribution of the Brownsville, N.Y. Jewish community  
 Dates:  undated 
 Call No:  2000.020 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of a report of a study entitled " The Occupational Description of Brownsville's Jewish Community, Based on the New York State Censuses 1905, 1925." It analyzes the census data based on a variety of factors, and also includes tables of the information. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Brownsville (New York, N.Y.) -- History -- Sources | Jews -- New York (State) -- New York | Occupations -- New York (State) -- New York 
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 Title:  Sy Syms Bulletin: the official bulletin of the Sy Syms School of Business  
 Dates:  October 12, 1993 
 Call No:  YU.1994.007 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of the first issue of the Sy Syms Bulletin, a newsletter published by students of the Sy Syms School of Business of Yeshiva University. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Business -- Periodicals | Business education -- Periodicals | Entrepreneurship -- Periodicals | Finance -- Periodicals | Finance -- Study and teaching -- Periodicals | Jewish college students -- New York (State) -- New York -- Periodicals 
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 Title:  The Sy Syms Business Review  
 Dates:  2013-2014 
 Call No:  YU.2014.006 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of issues from 2013-2014 of a business journal published by the students of Sy Syms School of Business, Yeshiva College, and Stern College. 
 Size:  1 Folder(s) 
 Subjects:  Business education -- Periodicals | Entrepreneurship -- Periodicals | Finance -- Periodicals | Jewish college students -- New York (State) -- New York -- Periodicals | Student publications -- New York (State) -- New York -- Periodicals 
Creator:  Szeged Jewish CommunityRequires cookie*
 Title:  Szeged, Hungary Jewish Community Records  
 Dates:  Bulk Dates:1892-1943; Bulk Dates: 1892-1943; 1854-1948 
 Call No:  2014.041 
 Abstract:  Consists of records of the Szeged, Hungary Jewish Community spanning from the 1870s until the 1940s documenting a broad range of communal functions. This collection has many gaps and is a small set of the full records of the community. 
 Size:  2.0 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Forced labor -- Hungary -- Szeged | Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Hungary -- Szeged | Ḥevra kaddisha -- Hungary -- Szeged | Jews -- Hungary -- Szeged -- Economic conditions | Jews -- Hungary -- Szeged -- History -- Sources | Jews -- Hungary -- Szeged --Social conditions | Synagogues -- Hungary -- Szeged | Szeged (Hungary) -- Ethnic relations | Szeged (Hungary) -- Religious life and customs