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Identifier: Mss 338
Abstract Papers and cassette tapes relating to the work of Abraham I. Rosenberg, a rabbi in Savannah, Georgia and Baltimore, Maryland.
Dates: 1924 - 1994
Identifier: Mss 357
Scope and Contents The AMIT Women, Savannah Chapter Records consist of five folders containing administrative records of the Savannah chapter. The collection includes meeting agendas, minutes, membership lists, and a brief history of the national organization. The miscellaneous folder includes correspondence and an undated news clipping.
Dates: 1990 - 1996
Identifier: Mss 185
Abstract The Smith family settled in Vidalia, Georgia, and opened a shoe store in 1925. The family business flourished into Max Smith’s Department Store. The papers contain correspondence, newspaper clippings, and material related to Congregation beth Israel and the Savannah Hebrew Day School.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1964 - 2001
Identifier: Mss 360
Dates: 1967 - 1989
Identifier: Mss 362
Abstract Documents and scrapbooks relating to the Savannah boys’ and girls’ chapters of B’nai B’rith Youth Organization (BBYO), a fraternity and sorority for Jewish high school students.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1936 - 1975
Identifier: Mss 345
Abstract Documents and clippings relating to the Buchsbaum and Levy families of Savannah, Georgia and New York City.
Dates: 1868 - 2011
Identifier: Mss 391
Abstract The financial records of the Savannah Bureau of Jewish Education from 1959-1968. The Bureau of Jewish Education oversaw coordinating the religious education needs for all of Savannah’s Jewish residents. Supported by the Savannah Jewish Council, it was the umbrella organization for a kindergarten, weekday Hebrew school, and a Sunday school.
Dates: 1959 - 1968
Identifier: Mss 351
Abstract This collection contains records created by and relating to Congregation Agudath Achim, a synagogue in Savannah, Georgia, that is affiliated with the United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism.
Dates: 1920 - 2008
Identifier: Mss 343
Abstract Financial records, correspondence, marketing materials, and meeting minutes created by and relating to Congregation B’nai B’rith Jacob (B.B.J.), an orthodox synagogue in Savannah, Georgia.
Dates: 1879 - 1996
Identifier: Mss 383
Scope and Contents Researchers examining the Congregation Yeshurun (Savannah, Ga.) Records will gain insight into an orthodox congregation in Savannah, Georgia. The records are arranged in alphabetical order by subject and chronologically within each file.
Dates: 1933 - 1939
Identifier: Mss 384
Abstract David Robinson opened one of the first training schools for radiological technologists in Savannah, Georgia. During his career, he served as President of the Georgia Radiological Society, Chief of Staff at Candler General Hospital in Savannah, and historian of the Georgia Medical Society. The papers include report cards, scrapbook, programs, bulletins, and obituaries.
Dates: 1916 - 1984
Identifier: Mss 337
Abstract Edwin J. Feiler, Jr. served as president of Congregation Mickve Israel from 1978-1980. The records document Feiler's presidency and his participation on various committees. Records in the collection include clippings, Board of Adjunta minutes, committee materials, correspondence, financial records, and presidential reports dating from 1973 to 1986.
Dates: 1973 - 1986
Identifier: Mss 298
Abstract 5 scrapbooks, 1946 – 1958, consisting of newspaper articles and photographs from Fannie Revson’s Antiques.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1946 - 1958
Identifier: Mss 367
Abstract News clippings and menus from Gottlieb’s Bakery and Gottlieb’s Delicatessen and Catering in Savannah, Georgia.
Dates: 1953 - 1996
Identifier: Mss 341
Abstract Documents, records, clippings, ephemera, and other papers relating to the lives and families of Jane and Buddy Kahn of Savannah, GA.
Dates: 1870 - 1999
Identifier: Mss 349
Abstract This collection contains the records and scrapbooks of the Savannah chapter of Hadassah, the Women’s Zionist Organization of America.
Dates: 1918 - 2001
Identifier: Mss 356
Scope and Contents This collection contains clippings, correspondence, pamphlets, a scrapbook, postcards, and photographs. Pamphlets include, “Poem on a fragment of a love letter found in a Savannah cemetery”, 1974 by Gene Ellis; two JEA anniversary pamphlets, and a Hebrew Women's Aid Society anniversary pamphlet. Brown attended Camp Perry-Ann in Brevard, North Carolina, in 1927 and her scrapbook and a pamphlet are included in the collection. At the time, Camp Perry-Ann was the only camp in the South exclusively...
Dates: 1900 - 1988
Identifier: Mss 336
Abstract The Harmonie Club is a Jewish men’s social group that was formed in Savannah, Georgia on September 28, 1865. The records consist primarily of minutes and financial information.
Dates: 1895 - 1978
Identifier: Mss 421
Abstract The Hebrew Women’s Aid Society of Savannah Georgia was founded to help the Jewish Community of Savannah Georgia. They kept detail account of their meetings from 1922-1962. The Hebrew Women’s Aid Society collection consist of three detailed record minutes books of their monthly meeting.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1922 - 1962
Identifier: Mss 394
Abstract Research conducted by Certified Genealogist Kaye Kole into the Henry-Hendricks Family of Colonial America.
Dates: 1914 - 1998
Identifier: Mss 354
Abstract Papers and records relating to Henry Levy’s term as President of Congregation Mickve Israel, Savannah, Georgia.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1791 - 1969; Majority of material found within 1966 - 1969
Identifier: Mss 340
Abstract Documents and ledger books relating to the Hebrah Gemiluth Hesed, or “H.G.H. Society,” a social, fraternal, and benevolent society for Jewish men in Savannah, Georgia.
Dates: 1889 - 1991
Identifier: Mss 398
Abstract Papers, scrapbooks, legal documents, and newspaper clippings relating to members of the Horovitz Family of Savannah, Georgia.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1920 - 1972
Identifier: Mss 396
Abstract Materials collected by Irwin B. Giffen in his capacity as the Executive Director of the Jewish Educational Alliance in Savannah, Georgia.
Dates: 1916 - 1987
Identifier: Mss 348
Abstract The Itzkovitz (also Iczkovitz) family has been part of the Jewish community in Savannah, Georgia, since the late 1890s. Charles Itzkovitz (1877-1930) and Mollie Friedman (1876-1936) came to the United States from Russia in the last quarter of the 19th Century. The items in this collection consist of clippings, telegrams, greeting cards, and other materials collected by Itzkovitz family members from the 1890s to 1994.
Dates: 1890 - 1994
Identifier: Mss 401
Abstract Jack M. Levy was the long-time president of the Savannah Jewish Federation and Jewish Educational Alliance. This collection includes his personal papers.
Dates: 1928 - 1972
Identifier: Mss 389
Abstract The records of the Women’s Club of the Jewish Educational Alliance in Savannah, Georgia, from 1922 to 1987.
Dates: 1922 - 1987
Identifier: Mss 352
Abstract The Jewish Educational Alliance (JEA) was chartered August 2, 1912 to meet the leisure and Americanization needs of the Jewish community in Savannah. The Jewish Educational Alliance (JEA) records consist of scrapbooks, board records, financial records, committee records, building construction and renovation records, men's club records, photographs, scrapbooks, slides, videotapes, and audio cassettes dating from 1920 to 2007.
Dates: 1915 - 2008
Identifier: Mss 365
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a scrapbook created by Josephine Hirsch during her senior year at Savannah High School in 1922. It includes autographs, autobiographical inscriptions, clippings, calling cards, photographs, programs, dance cards, and other ephemera.
- Subject: Jews -- Georgia -- Savannah X
- Savannah (Ga.) 43
- Savannah Jewish Archives 31
- Jews -- Georgia 9
- Jews -- United States 8
- Congregation B’nai Brith Jacob (Savannah, Ga.) 6
- Genealogy 5
- Savannah Jewish Federation (Savannah, GA) 5
- World War, 1939-1945 5
- Congregation Mickve Israel (Savannah, Ga.) 4
- Georgia 4
- Jewish businesspeople 4
- Atlanta (Ga.) 3
- Georgia Historical Society 3
- Jewish Educational Alliance (Savannah, Ga.) 3
- Jews -- Georgia -- Atlanta 3
- Newspapers 3
- Scrapbooking 3
- Synagogues -- Georgia 3
- University of Georgia 3 ∧ less
- Yiddish 1
- Congregation B’nai B’rith Jacob (Savannah, Ga.) 3
- Wexler, William A., Dr., 1913-2000 3
- Jewish Educational Alliance (Savannah, Ga.) 2
- Levy, Jack M., 1908-1988 2
- Rosenberg, Abraham I., Rabbi, 1912-1985 2
- Agudath Achim Chevra Kadisha (Savannah, Ga.) 1
- Aleph Zadik Aleph. David Finn Chapter, No. 206. (Savannah, Ga.) 1
- Alexander, Louis, 1922-1987 1
- B'nai B'rith Youth Organization. Savannah (Ga.) Chapters 1
- Buchsbaum, Aaron L., 1931-2014 1
- Buchsbaum, Esther Rosenbaum, 1936-2020 1
- B’nai B’rith Girls. Wexler/Clark Chapter, No. 39. (Savannah, Ga.) 1
- Congregation Agudath Achim (Savannah, Ga.) 1
- Congregation Agudath Achim. Brotherhood (Savannah, Ga.) 1
- Congregation Agudath Achim. Sisterhood (Savannah, Ga.) 1
- Congregation Mickve Israel (Savannah, Ga.) 1
- Deutsch, Morton, 1893-1987 1
- Dinerman, Samuel M., 1920-2010 1
- Feiler, Edwin J., Jr., 1935- 1
- Gale, Karen Tenenbaum, 1953- 1 ∧ less