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Abstract Aleph Zadik Aleph, known almost exclusively as AZA, was founded in Omaha, Nebraska in 1924 as a local social and service group for young Jewish men. Eventually the AZA separated itself from its role as the official youth auxiliary of B'nai B'rith and continues to operate today as the BBYO (B'nai B'rith Youth Organization). This collection contains correspondence, pamphlets, governance documents and promotional material from AZA chapters on the North Shore (Chelsea, Everett, Lynn, and...
Abstract The B’nai B’rith Swampscott-Marblehead Chapter No. 847 is a local chapter of B’nai B’rith International, an organization founded in 1843 that advocates for the Jewish people and the State of Israel and works to combat anti-Semitism. This collection contains a program for an installation and dinner as well as the chapter’s newsletters.
Abstract This collection contains materials related to the Lynn, Salem-Beverly-Danvers, and Swampscott-Marblehead chapters of Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America, including a history of the Lynn chapter produced in 1993, newsletters from the Salem-Beverly-Danvers chapter, and notes, pamphlets, and other information contained in the personal binder of Swampscott-Marblehead chapter president Irma Levenbach.
Abstract The Jewish Community Center of the North Shore was established in 1911 as the Lynn Young Men’s Hebrew Association (YMHA). In 1943, the YMHA was renamed the Lynn Jewish Community Center, and in 1972, the organization moved to their current location in Marblehead, Massachusetts, at which time they changed their name to reflect their dedication to the entire North Shore community. The collection mostly consists of group and event photographs and various publications produced by the Center,...
Abstract The Jewish Heritage Center of the North Shore (JHCNS) collected the records of the North Shore Jewish community and developed exhibits, cultural events, and publications to preserve and disseminate the history of the community. JHCNS’s records contain administrative documents, such as by-laws, deeds of gift, loan agreements, and fundraising paperwork, as well as documents related to exhibits put on between 1991 and 2002.
Abstract Philip D. Epstein was a trial attorney from 1941 to 1999 and a veteran of World War II. He was active in the Jewish community of Marblehead, Massachusetts and worked with a number of veterans support organizations, such as the National Jewish Welfare Board and Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America. He served two terms as Commander of JWV Post 656 Marblehead-Swampscott. The material in the collection includes correspondence, announcements, meeting minutes, membership rosters, and...
Abstract At the time these photographs were taken in 1981 and 1985, Steven Kellerman was a machinist with an interest in synagogue history. This particular collection of photographs started with Kellerman’s visits to former synagogues in Dorchester and Roxbury, Massachusetts; the project expanded to include most of Massachusetts and other states.
Abstract Temple Israel of Swampscott and Marblehead was founded in 1946 by former members of Temple Beth El in Lynn. The new congregation purchased land at 837 Humphrey Street in Swampscott in 1947, and the synagogue and school stood at this location until the unification of Temple Israel and Temple Beth El in 2005. The collection contains administrative documents, records from the Brotherhood and Sisterhood organizations and the Hebrew School, publications, photographs of the synagogue and its...
- Subject: Marblehead (Mass.) X
- Jewish War Veterans of the United States, Inc. 2
- Aleph Zadik Aleph of the North Shore (Mass.) 1
- B'nai B'rith 1
- B'nai B'rith Youth Organization 1
- B'nai B'rith. Swampscott-Marblehead Chapter No. 847 1
- Belluschi, Pietro, 1899-1994 1
- Brody, Martin 1
- Congregation Shirat Hayam (Swampscott, Mass.) 1
- Epstein, Philip D., 1918-2004 1
- Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America. Lynn/North Shore Business and Professional Chapter 1
- Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America. Salem-Beverly-Danvers (Mass.) Chapter 1
- Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America 1
- Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America. North Shore Chapters. 1
- Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America. Swampscott-Marblehead Chapter 1
- Jewish Community Center of the North Shore (Mass.) 1
- Jewish Heritage Center of the North Shore (Lynn, Mass.) 1
- Jewish Historical Society of the North Shore 1
- Karp, Abraham J. 1
- Kaufman, Arlene Lewis 1
- Kellerman, Steven 1
- Levenbach, Irma 1
- Limon, Lillian 1
- Meir, Golda, 1898-1978 1
- National Jewish Welfare Board 1
- Szold, Henrietta, 1860-1945 1
- Temple Beth El (Swampscott, Mass.) 1
- Temple Israel (Swampscott, Mass.) 1
- Temple Shalom of the Congregation Sons of Jacob (Salem, Mass.) 1
- Weinstein, Harry 1
- Winer, Louis 1
- Winer, Richard A. 1 ∧ less