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Phillippa (Bunny) Sherman Montag Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 404

Scope and Contents

This collection contains the history of Bunny Montag's children and grandchildren with some of their homework. Samples from her paper business, and her involvement in Savannah Jewish history and community.

Dates

  • 1920 - 2016

Creator

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply. Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.

Biographical / Historical

Phillipa (Bunny) Sherman Cohen Montag was born on February 11, 1940 in Savannah, Georgia, the daughter of Myer and Miriam Sherman. Phillipa Sherman graduated from the University of Georgia in 1961 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Education. The family belongs to Congregation Mickve Israel. Bunny Montag also ran her own paper business called the Paper Factory. The Sherman family has lived in Savannah since the 1920s.

Extent

1.2 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Bunny Montag ran a paper business in Savannah called the Paper Factory. During her life, she served as Project chairman on the project and committee Dor L’ Dor Generation to Generation Savannah’s Jewish Community. The papers include pictures, paper samples, letters, birth certificate, yarmulkes, greeting cards, homework, and photocopies.

Arrangement

The papers are arranged in alphabetical order by subject and chronologically within each folder.

Custodial History

The Bunny Montag Papers are part of the Savannah Jewish Archives that were transferred from the Georgia Historical Society to the Breman Museum in 2015.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Joshua Waldrop in March 2018. It was entered into ArchivesSpace by Elisabeth Tasicotti, with revisions by Lindsay Resnick, in 2020.
Title
Phillippa (Bunny) Sherman Montag Papers, Mss 404
Status
Completed
Author
Joshua Waldrop
Date
March 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum Repository

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