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Series IV: Jacob Freedman, undated, 1920-1986


Scope and Contents

This series contains correspondence, news clippings, vital records, manuscripts, photographs, sheet music, sermons, and programs documenting the personal and professional life of Jacob Freedman. Included are materials related to his songwriting, his academics, and his tenures as rabbi at various congregations. Also included are research, drafts, and manuscripts of the Polychrome Historical Haggadah.


  • undated, 1920-1986


Language of Materials

From the Collection:

The collection is in English, Hebrew, Yiddish, and Russian.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for researcher use. Please contact us to request access or to make an appointment to view this collection at


From the Collection: 3.75 linear feet (1 document box, 5 manuscript boxes, 1 half-manuscript box, and 12 OS folders)


Arranged alphabetically.

Physical Description

Boxes 2-4, 6-7, OS folders.

Repository Details

Part of the Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center at American Ancestors Repository

99-101 Newbury Street
Boston MA 02116 United States