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Abstract The B’nai B’rith Peabody Lodge No. 2765 was founded in 1969 as a local chapter of the larger B’nai B’rith International, which advocates for the Jewish people and works to combat anti-Semitism. The Peabody Lodge engaged in a variety of service and charitable activities in the Peabody area. This collection contains awards, correspondence, photographs, a scrapbook, and other miscellaneous materials.
Overview This collection contains meeting minutes, transcripts, and semi-annual reports documenting the activities and administration of the George Peabody Lodge, No. 667 branch of the Independent Order of B'rith Abraham (IOBA). This collection also contains semi-annual reports to the U.S. Grand Lodge of the IOBA for 1927 and 1929. The collection was established by the Jewish Heritage Center of the North Shore, previously known as the North Jewish Historical Society, through many separate donations of...
Abstract This collection contains a range of materials documenting the Jewish community of Peabody, Mass. Included are materials on Jewish-owned businesses, Jewish individuals and families, and Jewish organizations in Peabody. The collection was established by the Jewish Heritage Center of the North Shore through many separate donations of materials relating to Peabody’s Jewish community.
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 The Jewish Rehabilitation Center for Aged of the North Shore (JRC) was founded in 1945 as a convalescent home for the elderly in the North Shore Jewish community. Over the years, the organization expanded and became a permanent residence for the elderly, and with the opening of its assisted living facility in Peabody, the JRC became the largest not-for-profit home for the elderly on the North Shore. The collection contains programs for meetings and events, as well as a small group of...
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 Ner Tamid was founded in 1959 by local Jewish families who wanted a conservative synagogue in their home town of Peabody, Mass. Following its inception the congregation was able to buy a tract of land and raise money for construction of the temple, which was completed in 1965. Included are correspondence and other mailings, event programs, seating charts, temple by-laws, a Landscaping Committee record book, meeting and expense reports, and membership lists.
- Subject: Peabody (Mass.) X
- B'nai B'rith 2
- Independent Order Brith Abraham of the United States of America 2
- Temple Ner Tamid (Peabody, Mass.) 2
- Bick, Herman 1
- Cohen, Herbert H. 1
- Congregation Anshai Sfard (Lynn, Mass.) 1
- Congregation Anshe Sfard (Peabody, Mass.) 1
- Congregation Sons of Israel (Peabody, Mass.) 1
- Congregation Tifereth Israel (Peabody, Mass.) 1
- Independent Order of B’rith Abraham, George Peabody Lodge No. 667 (Peabody, Mass.) 1
- Jewish Federation of the North Shore 1
- Jewish Heritage Center of the North Shore (Lynn, Mass.) 1
- Jewish Historical Society of the North Shore 1
- Jewish Rehabilitation Center for Aged of the North Shore 1
- Jewish War Veterans of the United States, Inc. 1
- Kaufman, Arlene Lewis 1
- Kellerman, Steven 1
- Limon, Lillian 1
- Maple Hill Cemetery (Peabody, Mass.) 1
- National Council of Aging 1
- Peabody, George, 1795-1869 1
- Shanok, Morton 1
- Temple Beth Shalom (Peabody, Mass.) 1
- Temple Shalom of the Congregation Sons of Jacob (Salem, Mass.) 1
- Winer, Richard A. 1
- Workmen’s Circle (U.S.) 1 ∧ less