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Jews and Jewish life

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: TARO subject browse term

Found in 131 Collections and/or Records:

Betsy Schreiber papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 796
Overview The collection includes one folder containing wedding invitations from Elizabeth Schreiber's maternal grandparents and great-grandparents, a Certificate of Confirmation from Beth Israel, San Jacinto high school diploma, photographs of the 1946 San Jacinto high school baseball team and their 50th reunion, and the Sigma Theta Pi spring formal and STP sorority pin.
Dates: 1928 - 1996

B'nai B'rith Houston Women's Council records

 Collection
Identifier: MS 748
Overview Organizational papers, photographs, scrapbooks, correspondence and newsletters document the coordination and implementation of annual events organized by B'nail B'rith Women's Council, including awards dinners to honor the Good Heart Humanitarian Award recipient.
Dates: 1952 - 2000

B'nai B'rith Youth Organization (BBYO) Institutional Materials

 Collection
Identifier: MS 749
Overview This collection is made up of one box containing awards, books, event materials, memorabilia, and organization documents from the B'nai B'rith Youth Organization, spanning from 1956-2011.
Dates: 1956 - 2011

Bob Rubin Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 867
Overview The Bob Rubin collection provides a glimpse into the life of a young Jewish man growing up within the Houston communities of his school system and synagogue in the 1950s and 60s. Bob Rubin’s dedication to his studies and wider community is well-documented in the collection materials, which range from report cards and yearbooks to photographs and graduation certificates.
Dates: 1952 - 1990

Camp Young Judaea Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 734
Overview Artifacts, marketing materials, newsletters, and organizational materials document activities, events, news, and operations of Camp Young Judaea in Texas and the surrounding region from 1949-2012.
Dates: 1949 - 2012

Caplan / Wilk Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 988
Overview One box containing Jewish Community Center materials, a BBG booklet, and a memoir by Lena Zellah Dow Caplan document some of the history of, and activities participated in by, the Caplan / Wilk families.
Dates: 1969 - 2006

Carolyn Litowich (BBG) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 836
Overview The collection contains one box of convention materials, newsletters, directories, and event materials collected by Carolyn Litowich during her time as a member of B'nai B'rith Youth Organiztion/B'nai B'rith Girls in the 1950's.
Dates: 1952 - 1958

Chabad of Houston collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS 833
Overview The Chabad of Houston collection contains materials related to the institution’s many programs, its history, and especially the galas and events celebrating the impact the Chabad has had on the Houston Jewish community.
Dates: 1990 - 2016

Chaskin/Hecht Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 919
Overview Two boxes consisting of photographs, news clippings, school materials, certificates and diploma, programs/booklets, correspondence, speeches, and invitations, document part of the lives of members of the Chaskin / Hecht family from 1917 to 1995.
Dates: 1917 - 1995

Colish / Samuels Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS 873
Overview The Colish / Samuels Family Papers follow the early days of Rabbi Robert Lewis Samuels through his attendance at Lanier Junior High and San Jacinto High School, his Confirmation, and participation in activities like the Aleph Zadik Aleph organization and sports teams for football and baseball.
Dates: 1943 - 1951