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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:  Koenigsberg, Benjamin, 1884-1975Requires cookie*
 Title:  Benjamin and Pearl Koenigsberg Papers  
 Dates:  1890-1998; Bulk Dates: 1905-1972 
 Call No:  1993.003 
 Abstract:  Lawyer and Orthodox communal worker, the collection contains organizational records, affidavits, and correspondence of Benjamin Koenigsberg during his life on New York's Lower East Side. Also contains materials relating to the Koenigsberg/Friedman families. 
 Size:  23.5 linear feet 
 Subjects:  Jewish lawyers | Jews -- Education -- New York (State) -- New York | Jews -- New York (State) -- History | Jews -- United States -- History | Jews -- United States -- Politics and government | Kosher food industry -- United States -- History | Lower East Side (New York, N.Y.) | Orthodox Judaism -- New York (State) -- New York | Refugees, Jewish -- United States | Sabbath legislation -- New York (State) | World War, 1939-1945 -- Jews -- Rescue