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Creator:  Machzike Talmud Torah of Boro Park. (New York, N.Y.)Requires cookie*
 Title:  Machzike Talmud Torah of Boro Park journal "Bikurim"  
 Dates:  1936-1941 
 Call No:  1988.006 
 Abstract:  The collection contains eleven bound volumes of Bikurim, a journal created by the students of Machzike Talmud Torah of Boro Park, from 1936 to 1941. The issues were produced for Hanuka, Tu BiShevat, Purim, Passover, and Lag BaOmer-Shavuot. The Hanuka issue also served as the yearbook for the graduating class. 
 Size:  1.5 linear feet 
 Subjects:  Borough Park (New York, N.Y.) -- Religious life and customs | Jewish religious education of children -- New York (State) -- New York | Jewish students -- New York (State) -- New York 
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 Title:  Eruv Controversy (Brooklyn, N.Y.) collection  
 Dates:  1999-2001 
 Call No:  2000.001 
 Abstract:  The establishment of an eruv (perimeter in which carrying on the Sabbath is permissible according to Jewish law) in Boro Park, Brooklyn, New York in 1999-2000 sparked much discussion among various Jewish groups regarding its acceptability. The collection contains leaflets, sermons, and published flyers related to this controversy. 
 Size:  0.5 Linear feet 
 Subjects:  Borough Park (New York, N.Y.) -- Religious life and customs | Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Religious life and customs | Eruv | Orthodox Judaism -- New York (State) -- New York | Sabbath (Jewish law)