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 Title:  Letter to Adat Yeshurun synagogue leaders  
 Dates:  undated 
 Call No:  1994.044 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of one page of an unsigned and undated letter to the leaders of Adat Yeshurun synagogue discussing the issue of eruv (perimeter in which carrying on the Sabbath is permissible according to Jewish law) and Sabbath desecration. The letter is in Hebrew. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Eruv | Judaism -- Customs and practices | Sabbath 
Creator:  Young, Charles M.Requires cookie*
 Title:  Charles M. Young papers  
 Dates:  1894-1958; Bulk Dates: 1903-1906 
 Call No:  1970.099 
 Abstract:  Rabbi Charles M. Young (1884-1948) was a rabbi and businessman. He received his ordination at the Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, and was a qualified shochet (ritual slaughterer). The collection contains a photograph (circa 1905), some of Young's letters of credentials as rabbi and schochet, and a brief biographical sketch written by his son. 
 Size:  1 slim manuscript box 
 Subjects:  Jews -- Dietary laws | Judaism -- Customs and practices | Judaism -- Functionaries | Rabbis -- United States | Shehitah -- United States | Slaughtering and slaughter-houses | Zionists -- United States 
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 
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 Title:  American Jewish religious ephemera  
 Dates:  1928-1997 
 Call No:  1993.017 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of announcements, programs, letters signs, and other ephemera items, primarily of a religious nature, from various Jewish individuals, insititutions and events in the United States, mainly in the New York area, in the 20th century. 
 Size:  1 folder 
 Subjects:  Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Religious life and customs | Jewish religious education -- New Jersey -- Newark | Jews -- United States -- Social life and customs | Judaism -- Customs and practices | Judaism and politics | New York (N.Y.) -- Religious life and customs | Orthodox Judaism -- United States | Responsa -- 1948- | Skvira Hasidim | Zionism -- Controversial literature 
Creator:  Langsam, Naftali M.Requires cookie*
 Title:  Naftali M. Langsam Jewish educational materials  
 Dates:  1940-1967 
 Call No:  2000.003 
 Abstract:  The collection consists of papers, notes, journals, and pamphlets pertaining to various Jewish topics that were collected by Rabbi Naftali M. Langsam, a teacher of Jewish studies both to children and to adults. These include items pertaining to Jewish holidays, Jewish literature and issues in Jewish law, as well as publications from synagogue organizations and youth groups. 
 Size:  4.5 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Antisemitism | Bible. O.T. Prophets (Neviʾim) -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. | Fasts and feasts -- Judaism | Jewish religious education | Jewish youth -- Societies and clubs | Judaism -- Customs and practices | P'rakim | Prayer -- Judaism | Responsa --1948- | Zionism 
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:  Hochstein, JoshuaRequires cookie*
 Title:  Joshua Hochstein papers  
 Dates:  1932-1980 
 Call No:  1999.008 
 Abstract:  The collection contains the correspondence, research materials, and publications of Joshua Hochstein, an independent scholar and educator, who collected an abundance of material on the Jewish communities in Latin America, Spain and Portugal, Jewish life and practices, branches of Christianity, Latin American affairs, and Jewish-Christian relations. Hochstein's correspondence with leaders of various faiths about religious issues is also included in the collection. 
 Size:  17.0 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Antisemitism | Arab-Israeli conflict | Christianity | Conversion -- Judaism | Fasts and feasts -- Judaism | Hebrew language | Jewish diaspora | Jewish educators -- United States | Jewish sects | Jews -- Israel | Jews -- Italy | Jews -- Japan | Jews -- Latin America | Jews -- Portugal | Jews -- Spain | Jews -- United States | Judaism -- Customs and practices | Judaism -- Relations -- Christianity | Ladino language -- History | Ladino literature | Latin America -- Ethnic relations | Latin America -- Relations -- United States | Sephardim -- History | Spain -- Ethnic relations | United States -- Relations -- Latin America | Women in Judaism | Yiddish language