Skip to main content

Minna Simon Heyman Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 406

Scope and Contents

Researchers studying the Minna Simon Heyman Family Papers will gain insight into the everyday activities of a southern woman of Jewish heritage in the American south. The papers are mostly composed of Minna’s diaries dating 1898-1950. Also included in the papers is the book, “War Memories” by Frank A. Holden, which mentions Yoel Joel several times throughout the book regarding his service in World War I.

Dates

  • 1898 - 1951

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on accessing material in this collection.

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 Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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

Minna Simon was born on December 29, 1873 in New Orleans, Louisiana. She married Arthur Heyman and had four children; Charles, Herman, Dorah, and Joseph.

Extent

2 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Minna Simon Heyman was born on December 29, 1873 in New Orleans, Louisiana. She married Arthur Heyman and had four children; Charles, Herman, Dorah, and Joseph. Her papers consist of diaries spanning 1898-1952 and the book “War Memories” by Frank A. Holden, which mentions Yoel Joel several times throughout the book regarding his service in World War I.

Arrangement

The papers are arranged chronologically.

Physical Description

2 linear feet

Processing Information

Processed by: Jeremy Katz (April, 2018)
Title
Minna Simon Heyman Family Papers, Mss 406
Status
Completed
Author
Jeremy Katz
Date
April 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

Contact:
1440 Spring St. NW
Atlanta Georgia 30309 United States
678-222-3700