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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 131 Collections and/or Records:

Levy-Cohen Family papers/memorabilia

 Collection
Identifier: MS 758
Overview A school yearbook and memory book, diplomas and certificates, news clippings, event programs, business materials, and photographs document the lives and careers of members of the Levy and Cohen families from 1918 to 2003.
Dates: 1918 - 2003

Libby and Edward Marvins Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 782
Overview This collection contains documents and memorabilia donated by Libby and Edward Marvins related to their time as congregants at Emanu El as well as an oral history conducted with Libby Marvins by staff with the Houston Jewish History Archive in 2018. The materials (including photos, newsprint, correspondence, and other unique items) offer insight into the events and organizations of the Houston Jewish community in the latter half of the 20th century.
Dates: 1912 - 2018

Loeb / Blank Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 1003
Overview One box of correspondence, family history materials, photographs, and publications document the lives of the Loeb/Blank family from 1736-2002.
Dates: 1736 - 2002

Loeb Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 914
Overview This collection consists of two boxes containing Emanuel (Beaumont) programs, news clippings, photographs, certificates, a remembrance card, marriage contract (Ketubah), and legal documents, such as deeds and wills, ranging from 1834 to 1995.
Dates: 1834 - 1995

Marilyn Hassid SAR Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 737
Overview The Marilyn Hassid SAR Collection contains materials from the Houston Chapter of the nation’s largest Jewish Fraternity, giving insight into the chapter’s events and day-to-day existence.
Dates: 1939 - 2018

Martin and Naomi Warren Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 739
Overview This collection consists of one box containing news clippings, membership cards, photographs, and biographical information documenting the lives of Martin and Naomi Warren from 1952-2010.
Dates: 1952 - 2010

Martin Nathan collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 784
Overview The Martin Nathan Collection contains photographs and scrapbook pages depicting Martin Nathan over the course of his life, with a focus on his Bar Mitzvah. The detailed identification of attendees and extensive gift list offer a clear depiction of the ceremony.
Dates: 1944 - 1963

Meyerland Minyan collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 790
Overview The Meyerland Minyan collection is made up of five anniversary programs which contain historical details of the Minyan community at different points in time.
Dates: 2007 - 2014

Meyerland Plaza development photographs and newsclippings collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 115
Overview This collections consists of photographic views of construction of Meyerland Plaza, and of its tenant businesses. Included also is a series of press clippings detailing the court conflict between a group headed by T.A. Robinson and another by Harris McAshan and Associates to charter a single bank in Meyerland Plaza.
Dates: 1950 - 1984

Michael Bogdanow Young Judaea collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 1004
Overview One box containing Texas-Oklahoma-Louisiana Young Judaea regional directories, Camp Young Judaea summer camp brochure, and T-O-L Outlook newletters document some activities undertaken by members of Young Judaea from 1962 to 1971.
Dates: 1962 - 1971