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Jewish-community. Jewish community

 Record Group
Identifier: Jewish-community
Materials from the Jewish communities in and around Houston, Texas

Found in 158 Collections and/or Records:

Harry Croft's Bar Mitvah Audio Recording

 Collection
Identifier: MS 921
Overview This collection contains an audio recording of Shabbat services at Congregation Beth Yeshurun in 1956 - Rabbi William Malev, Cantor George Wagner, and Harry Croft's Bar Mitzvah.
Dates: 1956

Hertz Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 968
Overview Three boxes of photographs, programs, flyers, correspondence, service packets, t-shirts, and newspaper clippings from Congregation Emanu El, Interfaith Charities, the Jewish-Herald Voice, West Houston B'nai B'rith, JCC West Houston, Greene Family Camp, and NFTY document some activities members of the Hertz family were involved in from from 1966-2011.
Dates: 1966 - 2011

Hoffman/Karchmer Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0966
Overview The collection consists of photographs, certificates, news clippings, and a framed katuba from 1960 to 1992.
Dates: 1960 - 1992

Houston Chronicle Photo Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0814
Overview Photographs used in the Houston Chronicle and/or taken by Chronicle photographers document activities within the Houston Jewish community between the 1940s and 2000s.
Dates: ca. 1940s-2000s

Houston Hadassah collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0775
Overview This collection consists of twenty-seven boxes containing administrative materials, awards and certificates, bulletins, correspondence, directories, event materials, news clippings, photographs, radio and television materials, scrapbooks, and yearbooks from Houston Hadassah, spanning 1934-2022.
Dates: 1934 - 2022

Houston Hillel Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: MS 732
Overview The collection consists of scrapbooks documenting the events and programs of Houston Hillel from 1975-2008, featuring photographs, event flyers, calendar, newsletters, news clippings, invitations, and other ephemera.
Dates: 1975 - 2008

Houston Post Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 0969
Overview Photographs used in the Houston Post and/or taken by Post photographers document activities within the Houston Jewish community between the 1950s and 1990s.
Dates: ca. 1950s-1990s

Isaacs/Hofeller Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 903
Overview The collection consists of one box containing correspondence; books; event materials, including dance programs and wedding invitations; bulletins; newsletters and news clippings; a photograph; and a VHS cassette featuring an interview with 104 year old Lorraine Isaacs Hofeller regarding the 1900 Galveston storm. Materials in the collection range from 1919 to 2002.
Dates: 1919 - 2002

Janice Rubin papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 751
Overview The collection consists of two boxes of correspondence, newspaper clippings, newsletters, programs, photographic material, and media (VHS, audio cassettes, and cds) that document some of Janice Rubin's activities as a teacher, musician, and photographer within the Houston Jewish community from 1953 to 2015. Also included is a packet of materials provided to Jewish service members during World War II.
Dates: 1941 - 2015

Jay Ginsburg Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 884
Overview This collection consists of one box containing correspondence, directories, conference/convention materials, newclippings, speeches and programs from Jay Ginsburg during his involvement in Aleph Zadik Aleph, spanning from 1958-1966.
Dates: 1958 - 2021