Skip to main content

B’nai B’rith Women (Macon, Ga.) Records

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 326

Scope and Contents

Researchers examining the B’nai B’rith Women (Macon, Ga.) Records scrapbooks can gain a brief insight into the activities of Jewish women in Macon, Ga. The 1949 scrapbook is a collection of newspaper clippings, they have been copied and original documents remain with copies. The 1960 scrapbook remain in original order.

The 1960 scrapbook houses a letter signed by Senator John F. Kennedy to Mrs. Leonard Kaplan on John F. Kennedy for President letterhead.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1949 - 1960

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 Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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

B’nai B’rith Women of Macon scrapbook is a collection of newspaper clippings, invitations and some original material of the first chapter meeting in 1949. The second scrapbook, dated 1960 is a collection of materials from a “Gold Bond” stamp project. The Gold Bond stamps project was to help United Cerebral Palsy of Macon secure a bus for cerebral palsied children.

Extent

1.5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Two scrapbooks

Arrangement

B’nai B’rith Women of Macon scrapbook copied with original material removed and place with copy

Related Materials

Mss 099, Evelyn Greenblatt Howren Papers

Mss 304, Irwin Koplan Family Papers

Mss 315, Temple Beth El (Birmingham, Ala.) Records

Mss 322, B’nai B’rith Women – Birmingham (Ala.) Records

Mss 327, B’nai B’rith Women Dolls for Democracy

Processing Information

Processed by: Demece Harvey, May 2015
Title
B’nai B’rith Women (Macon, Ga.) Records, Mss 326
Status
Completed
Author
Demece Harvey
Date
May 2020
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