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Jerome B. Blumenthal Papers

Identifier: Mss 154

Scope and Contents

Researchers studying the Jerome Blumenthal Papers will gain insight into Jewish life in Atlanta during the mid-20th century. The papers are arranged in alphabetical order by subject and chronologically within each folder.


  • Creation: 1949 - 1966


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 Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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

Dr. Jerome Blumenthaln was a native Atlanta who has been involved in the local community and Jewish community. He was involved with the Jewish Home, Ahavath Achim Congregation, the Hebrew Academy, and the High Museum of Art.


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A native Atlantan, Dr. Jerome B. Blumenthal was active in the local community. His papers consist of an annual report from The Jewish Home, 1962; an admission card, bulletin and a cookbook published from Ahavath Achim Congregation, 1949-1966; a letter from Louis J. Levitas to Jerry Blumenthal, 1953; a letter from Mayor William B. Hartsfield, 1961; a letter from Senator Herman Talmadge regarding school segregation; an article regarding the death of Julian V. Bohem, 1960; and a catalogue from the High Museum of Art, 1968.


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

Physical Location

The Cuba Family Archives for Southern Jewish History, The William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum, 1440 Spring Street NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30309.

Jerome B. Blumenthal Papers, Mss 154
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Repository Details

Part of the William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum Repository

1440 Spring St. NW
Atlanta Georgia 30309 United States