Scope and Contents
Researchers studying the Mike Bock Family Papers will gain insight into Jewish life in Atlanta, Georgia. The papers are arranged in alphabetical order by subject and chronologically within each folder.
- Majority of material found within 1944 - 1966
- Bock, Michael E., 1907-1998 (Person)
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 Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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
Michael E. Bock was born in Atlanta, Georgia on January 24, 1907. His parents were from Vladivostok, Russia. He worked for the Edison Brothers shoe store chain for over 45 years, retiring as a district manager. A member of Ahavath Achim Synagogue and active participant in the Atlanta Jewish Federation for over 50 years, he was also a Mason. Mike Bock was married to the former Sonia Marks (1909-1983) until her death, and they had two children: Ivan D. Bock and Ilene Bock Zier. Mr. Bock died the day after his 91st birthday, on January 25, 1998.
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Language of Materials
Mike Bock was born in Atlanta, Georgia. His parents were from Vladivostok, Russia. The collection consists of memorabilia from Edison Brothers Stores, Inc., 1944-1966; and a scrapbook compiled by Ilene Bock Zier, 1951-1956 consisting of B'nai B'rith Youth Organization, school, and camp material.
The papers are arranged in alphabetical order by subject and chronologically within each folder.
The Cuba Family Archives for Southern Jewish History, The William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum, 1440 Spring Street NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30309.
- B'nai B'rith Women Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- B'nai B'rith Youth Organization Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Camp Rutledge (Rutledge, Ga.) Subject Source: Local sources
- Congregation Ahavath Achim (Atlanta, Ga.) Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Georgia Institute of Technology Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Grady High School Subject Source: Local sources
- Jews -- Georgia -- Atlanta Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Morgan County High School Subject Source: Local sources
- Mike Bock Family Papers, Mss 159
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Part of the William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum Repository
1440 Spring St. NW
Atlanta Georgia 30309 United States