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Martin S. and Matiel Roos Leffler Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 402
Abstract

The personal papers of Martin Leffler, Sr., a Past President of Congregation Mickve Israel.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1762 - 1992

Marvin C. Goldstein, D.D.S. Papers

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Identifier: Mss 174
Abstract

A native Atlantan, Dr. Marvin C. Goldstein was a clinical professor of orthodontics at the Medical College of Gerogia and Emory University. He was active in a wide variety of community activities, including the Civil Rights Movement. His papers include biographies, Civil Rights related material, correspondence, deeds, articles, invitations, programs, newsletters, speeches, newspaper clippings, and material related to his service during Worlds War II.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1929 - 1992

Mattie Lee Baxley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Mss 224
Abstract Mattie Lee Baxley Papers, consisting of 1 cubic foot of material containing documents relating to the career of Marcos Fernan-Nunez, a direct descendant of Dr. Samuel Ribiero Nunez a member of the group of 42 Jews who settled in Georgia in 1733; research and genealogical records relating to the 42 Jewish settlers and in particular to the Nunez family; and a draft and final copy of the manuscript "Gold Buttons," a history of the Nunez family by Mattie Lee Baxley wife of Marcos...
Dates: 1919 - 2002

Maurice Friedman Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 144
Abstract

Maurice Friedman was mayor of Sandersville, Georgia in the late 1950s and into the early 1960s. The papers consists of correspondence, newspaper articles, and business records including minutes.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1920 - 2004

Max C. (Mike) Gettinger Papers

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Identifier: Mss 329
Abstract

This collection contains a small sampling of the work Mr. Gettinger accomplished while Executive Director of the Atlanta Jewish Federation.

Dates: 1924 - 1991

Max Rosenbluth Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 270
Abstract

Max Rosenbluth Family Papers, c.1929-1953, consisting of .4 cubic feet of material relating to the extended family of Max and Beryl Rosenbluth who survived the Holocaust in hiding in Poland and France, including emigration documents; identity documents; writings relating to war experiences.

Dates: 1941 - 1971

Maxine and Jacob Goldstein Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 271
Abstract

Maxine and Jacob Goldstein were active in the Democratic National Convention and have a long family history in Milledgeville, Georgia. Their family papers include certificates, correspondence, deeds, newspaper clippings, memorabilia, diaries, and miscellaneous material related to their political involvement and the family owned department store that existed for nearly 100 years.

Dates: 1865 - 2012

Mendel Romm, Jr. Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 275
Abstract

A native Atlantan, Mendel Romm, Jr. was active in the Jewish community and a successful businessman. His papers include correspondence, certificates, newspaper clippings, photographs, and textiles.

Dates: 1899 - 2006

Mendle Boorstin Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 103
Abstract

Mendle and Fannie Boorstin were both active in Jewish communal life. In large part, it was the persistence of Fannie Boorstin that led to the creation of a Jewish home for the aged in Atlanta. The papers consist of minutes of the Hungarian Benevolent Society, 1926-1927; newsletters from the Young Women’s Hebrew Association, 1922-1923; and records chronicling the movement in the 1950s to establish a home for the aged in Atlanta.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1911 - 1986

Meyer Goldstein Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 246
Abstract

Papers consisting of a family history, photographs, school documents and correspondence relating the Goldstein and Tanenbaum families of Martinez, Georgia and Augusta, Georgia.

Dates: 1919 - 1992

Meyer Kreisberg Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 188
Abstract Meyer and Estelle Kreisberg of Augusta, Georgia were active members of Adas Yeshurun Synagogue. Estelle Kriesberg was also active in numerous Jewish organizations in Augusta including the Synagogue sisterhood (Daughters of Israel) and Hadassah. The collection consists of records, including minutes from the Daughters of Israel and records from Hadassah in Augusta and the southeast region. Of special...
Dates: 1939 - 1991

Michael A. Greenblatt Papers

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Identifier: Mss 034
Abstract

Michael Angelo Greenblatt was a soldier during the War of the Philippine Insurrection, 1900. He later became band director for Georgia School (now Institute) of Technology where he arranged the "Rambling Wreck from Georgia Tech". His papers include a diary from the War of the Philippine Insurrection, discharge papers from the United States Army and the Georgia Militia, and newspaper clippings.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1900 - 1979

Mike Bock Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 159
Abstract

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.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1944 - 1966

Milton Saul Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 073
Abstract

The Saul family has been active in a wide variety of community activities including Ahavath Achim Congregation, Atlanta Jewish Community Center, Atlanta Jewish Federation and its predecessor organizations, B’nai B’rith Women, and Hillel. The papers consist of records from these various organizations.

Dates: 1914 - 2000

Minis Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 334
Abstract

The Minis Family was one of the first to settle in Georgia after it was founded as a British colony in 1733. They have been active in business, law, and the military in Savannah and elsewhere for nearly two hundred years. The papers in this collection include correspondence, clippings, diaries, and a prayerbook relating to the family and its history.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1756 - 1990

Minna Simon Heyman Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 406
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.

Dates: 1898 - 1951

Miriam Freedman Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 110
Abstract

The papers primarily relate to Hermann Hirsch, a Confederate veteran who settled in Columbus, Georgia. The collection contains letters written by Herman Hirsch while in service to the Confederacy. The letters give a full account of the siege of Jackson in 1863.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1863 - 1994

Miriam Strickman Levitas papers

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Identifier: Mss 429
Abstract The Levitas Family became known in Atlanta through a variety of activities and occupations. These papers contain letters from L.J. Levitas to his son Ted, beginning when Ted was born in 1924 and continuing until his marriage to Earlyne Shankerman in 1953, letters from Reva to Miriam Strickman Levitas while Reva was in Israel, as well as historical books and newspaper...
Dates: 1913 - 2019

Mitchell Kaye Papers

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Identifier: Mss-434
Abstract

Various documents about Mitchell Kaye and his politcal career from 1991-2002.

Dates: 1987 - 2002

Moe and Marie Goldman Papers

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Identifier: Mss 077
Abstract Moe Goldman (1895–1976), a respected realtor by vocation, was a committed volunteer and humanitarian, noted for his leadership in the Boy Scouts of America and other organizations working toward the betterment of youth. The papers consist primarily of correspondence and honors from Mr. Goldman’s association with the Boy Scouts of America and the American Humanics Foundation. The Papers also include Goldman, Edison and Rosenbaum family correspondence, notably correspondence during Mr....
Dates: Majority of material found within 1904 - 1994

Moe D. Horowitz Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 136
Abstract

Moe D. Horowitz was an Atlanta businessman and past president of Congregation Shearith Israel. The collection consists of miscellaneous records from Shearith Israel, the Atlanta Jewish Welfare Fund (later known as the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta), and the Hebrew Academy of Atlanta.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1941 - 1983

Moise Kaplan Papers

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Identifier: Mss 388
Abstract

Moise Kaplan was a graduate of Boys' High School and attended Georgia Tech’s night school of Commerce. He served in the Army during WWII. After the war he returned to Atlanta and the insurance industry. He engaged in sports fishing and later authored several books on the subject.

Dates: 1937 - 1951

Mollie Bressler Bergman Papers

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Identifier: Mss 117
Abstract

Mollie Bressler Bergman was a native Atlantan and a member of Ahavath Achim Congregation. During her teenage years she was involved in Junior Hadassah and a number of other clubs.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1890 - 1930

Moments In Time

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Identifier: MIT
Abstract

Moments in Time is an oral history project to capture, preserve and share stories of 3 generations of Jews in Atlanta. The project was founded in 2016 by Justin Milrad, Rabbi Brad Levenberg, and Isaac Frank with support from the Marcus Foundation. In 2019, the project transfered to the William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum.

Dates: 2016-

Montag Bros., Inc. Records

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Identifier: Mss 084
Abstract

Montag Bros., a school supply manufacturer and distributor, was established in Atlanta in 1889 by Sigmund Montag and his four brothers. Of special interest are examples of the products produced by the National Pencil Company, the factory where Leo Frank was employed. The records consist of product catalogues, 1916-1930.

Dates: 1916 - 1930

Mordecai Sheftall Cemetery Trustees Records

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Identifier: Mss 347
Abstract

In 1773 Mordecai Sheftall, a leader among the Jews of Savannah, Georgia, established a second burial site specifically for the Jewish community. Items contain correspondence, financial records, legal documents, and minutes related to the work of the trustees of the Mordecai Sheftall Cemetery, the care of the cemetery and adjacent property, the establishment of the Hebrew Cemetery Trust Fund, the Mickve Israel Memorial Endowment Fund, and the Mordecai Sheftall Memorial Building.

Dates: 1851 - 1970

Morris Arnovitz Papers

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Identifier: Mss 069
Abstract

Morris Arnovitz was a navigator with the Army Air Corps and had completed 21 missions before being shot down over Germany. He was a prisoner of war in Germany for the remainder of the war. Of special interest are his flight log and a journal kept by him while a prisoner of war. His papers consist primarily documents relating to the military service of Morris Arnovitz during World War II.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1928 - 1981

Morris Dwoskin Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 134
Abstract

Morris Dwoskin was the founder of Dwoskin, Inc. an Atlanta based wallpaper company. His son Harry was extremely active in wide variety of Jewish and general community organizations and was elected the president of the Better Business Bureau in Atlanta in 1966. The collection consists of a scrapbook highlighting the accomplishments of Harry Dwoskin; records and memorabilia from Dwoskin, Inc.; and records from Ahavath Achim Congregation.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1927 - 1988

Morris Hartman Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 260
Abstract

The papers reflect upon the life of Morris Hartman from Thomaston, Ga. The collection contains correspondence to his future wife, prayers, poems and miscellaneous business papers.

Dates: 1924 - 1990

Morris Hirsch Family Papers

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Identifier: Mss 074
Abstract

An early setter of Atlanta, Morris Hirsch was a founder of The Temple and of Hirsch’s, an Atlanta retailer for over 100 years. The papers contain a discharge certificate (photocopy) for Confederate soldier Henry Hirsch, 1861; and documents from Hirsch’s, an Atlanta retailer established in 1863.

Dates: 1861 - 1976

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