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Jews and Jewish life

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources
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Found in 140 Collections and/or Records:

Rabbi Samuel Stahl Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 1047
Overview One folder of essays on Texas Jewry, a recording of Rabbi Stahl's ordination, and an oral history documents part of the life of Rabbi Samuel Stahl from 1967 to 2021.
Dates: 1967 - 2021

Rice University Program in Jewish Studies Records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 429
Overview The collection contains event flyers, "Branches" newsletters, and event posters, which document some of the activities the Program in Jewish studies participated in from 2015 to 2020.
Dates: 2015 - 2020

Robert I. Cohen gift store printing plate

 Collection
Identifier: MS 813
Overview The Robert I. Cohen gift store printing plate offers a fascinating glimpse into Cohen’s creative approach to advertising in his hugely influential department store businesses. The plate, meant to draw patrons in with its festive message, is redolent of Christmas shopping at the department store in the early 1900s.
Dates: 1900 - 1920

Robert Levy Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 831
Overview As part of the Los Angeles Jewish community, Robert Levy interacts with a number of its organizations and institutions. Mostly dated in the early 1930s, Robert Levy’s family papers offer a glimpse of Jewish life in Los Angeles nearly a century ago.
Dates: 1929 - 1993

Robert M. Beren Academy records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 821
Overview This collection consists of one box containing invitations, journals, parent handbooks, marketing pamphlets, news clippings, newsletters, photographs and negatives, a scrapbook and yearbook, and meeting materials that include minutes, correspondence, and budget information which documents part of the history of the Robert M. Beren Academy from 1969 to 2010 and two class photos of unknown origin from 1960.
Dates: 1960 - 2010

Rubinsky Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 866
Overview This collection is made up of one box containing rosters/address books, calendars, camp information materials, publications, and religious school materials from the Rubinsky Family, spanning from 1991-2001.
Dates: 1991 - 2001

Ruth Hutton Fred Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 901
Overview This collection is made up of one box containing correspondence, photographs, news clippings, newsletters, event materials, and military documents/materials from Ruth Hutton Fred and her family, spanning from 1928-2013.
Dates: 1928 - 2013

Sakowitz Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 841
Overview This collection consists of one box containing a Sakowitz gift box, a 1969-1970 Sakowitz catalog, a packing slip from 1975, and a clothing tag, along with materials from the Texas Classroom Teachers Association meeting, welcoming attendees on a visit to Sakowitz while they are in Houston and to a luncheon in the Sky Terrace Restaurant on the store's fifth floor, including a note from Bernard Sakowitz (president of the Sakowitz Brothers stores), an identification card, and a program offering...
Dates: 1969 - 1975

Sandra Block American Jewish Committee records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 780
Overview This collection contains materials pertaining to the Texas Jewish Feminist Conference led by Sandra Block as a part of the American Jewish Committee Houston Branch.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1984; 1990-92

Schepps/Brand Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 843
Overview This collection is made up of two boxes containing awards and certificates, event materials, correspondence, photographs, publications, and newsclippings from the Schepps/Brand family, spanning from 1910-1997.
Dates: 1910 - 1997