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Harry B. Siegel Papers

Identifier: Mss 265

Harry B. Siegel began a career in railroading in 1912 and who was at the age of 25 promoted to freight and passenger train conductor. In 1940, he became general yardmaster and in 1941 he became terminal trainmaster of Southern Railway's largest freight yards in Atlanta. In 1943 he became manager of the Atlanta Terminal Co representing four railroads.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1935 - 1980

Harry Silverman Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 143

Harry Silverman was a leading cigar dealer and restaurateur of Atlanta. His papers include correspondence, a bill of sale for a slave named Harriet, 1862, a published biography of Crawford W. Long, photocopies of newspaper articles, genealogies and family histories.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1862 - 1968

Harry Sunshine Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 060

Harry Sunshine was actively involved in both the Jewish and general communities and generously supported a number of different causes in Atlanta and in the State of Israel. The papers include correspondence, family history, legal documents, obituaries, and records relating to land purchases and support of the State of Israel, Grady Memorial Hospital, and Sunshine Department Stores.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1919 - 1975

Harry Taratoot papers

Identifier: Mss 079

Harry Taratoot was the honorary president of the Anshi Sfard Synagogue. His papers consist of immigration documents, 1922, and records from Congregation Anshi Sfard, 1929-1976.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1913 - 1976

Harry Weissman Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 416
Abstract This collection contains various papers from the Weissman and Kachinski (Krevchunski) families, originally from Austria-Hungary and Ukraine respectively. Included are authored writings of Harry Weissman, extensive paperwork pertaining to Harry Weissman’s time as a farm manager in the US Penitentiary in Panthersville, GA, newspaper articles, records pertaining to the National Farm School, and correspondence that is professional on subjects of farming and animal husbandry, as well as with...
Dates: 1819 - 2010

Harvey and Betty Jacobson Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 030

Long-time community members, Betty Ann Romm Jacobson became the first female president of the Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta. The papers include Memorabilia the Jewish Progressive Club; the Bachelors' Club; a memory book of Rosa Lee Mendel Romm; and a history of H. Mendel and Company, a wholesale distribution company founded in Atlanta in 1890 by Hyman Mendel.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1914 - 1986

Hebrew Women’s Aid Society (Savannah, Ga.) Records

Identifier: Mss 421

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

Helen Eisemann Alexander Papers

Identifier: Mss 072
Abstract The Speech and Hearing Clinic was established in 1952 primarily through the efforts of Helen Eisemann Alexander and five other women who were concerned that there was no help available for hearing impaired African American children in Atlanta. Her papers contain records relating to civil rights, the American Jewish Committee and the establishment of the Speech and Hearing...
Dates: 1919 - 1984

Helen Goldman Alperin Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 011
Scope and Contents

Researchers examining these papers can gain insight into young Jewish life in Atlanta in the mid-20th century. All material is arranged alphabetically by subject and chronologically within each folder.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1926 - 1958

Helen Gordon Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 422
Abstract Helen Citron Gordon and Mendel Temkin Gordon lived in Atlanta in the mid-twentieth century. The Citron family belonged to Ahavath Achim synagogue and the Gordon family belonged to Shearith Israel. Most of the records detail the educational and employment history of Helen and Mendel as well as that of Helen’s brother, Irvin Meyer Citron, and Mendel’s parents, Julius Gordon and Sadie...
Dates: 1938 - 1994

Helen Pries Bunkin Papers

Identifier: Mss 118

The collection consists of two scrapbooks arranged in alphabetical order by subject and chronologically within each folder.

Dates: 1938 - 1946

Helen Shulhafer Whitehall Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 147

Helen Shulahfer Whitehill is the daughter of Philip and Hannah Shulhafer. Philip Shulhafer was Personnel Director of Montag Paper Company. Hannah Shulhafer was active in The Temple, National Council of Jewish Women and a variety of social service organizations in Atlanta. The papers consists of various papers relating to the Shulhafers and their close friend Rebecca Gershon.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1900 - 1983

Helen Vellowe Papers

Identifier: Mss 370

Ms. Vellowe was an associate employee of Rich’s Department Store for many years.

Dates: 1966 - 1989

Henry A. Alexander, Sr. Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 024

Henry A. Alexander, Sr. was active in both the general and Jewish community. As a lawyer, he was asked to help in the appeals process for the Leo M. Frank trial. He was the founder of the Atlanta Historical Society and president of the United Hebrew School. The papers consist of court transcripts, correspondence, and newspaper articles relating to the Leo Frank Case, general family correspondence, and Alexander genealogical material.

Dates: 1912 - 1998

Henry Alexander Jr. Papers

Identifier: Mss 236

Henry Alexander Jr. was part of an established and prominent Jewish family in Atlanta, Georgia. His papers include many materials related to his activities and those of his family members such as correspondence, programs, invitations, deeds, newspapers articles, writings, and scrapbooks.

Dates: 1814 - 2004

Henry-Hendricks Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 394

Research conducted by Certified Genealogist Kaye Kole into the Henry-Hendricks Family of Colonial America.

Dates: 1914 - 1998

Henry Koplin Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 168
Abstract Henry Koplin was an Atlanta native and moved to Macon, Georgia to establish a scrap metal business known as Macon Iron and Steel. He married Sarah Mendel of Atlanta, Georgia in 1916. The collection consists of Mendel family genealogical information, a high school memory book from Commercial High School of ...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1911 - 1989

Henry Levy Papers

Identifier: Mss 354

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

Herbert A. Ringle Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 171

Herbert and Philip Ringel were both influential lawyers in Georgia. . The collection includes letters written in German, two journals of Max Marks written in late 1888 and many photographs. The collection also includes newspaper articles on Philip's career dating from 1933 to 1961.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1888 - 1966

Herbert Kohn Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 085
Abstract Herbert Kohn and his parents and brothers were Holocaust survivors who emigrated from Germany in 1939. The Kohn family settled in Columbus, Georgia. The papers consist of Correspondence, 1940-1942, an Iron Cross certificate issued to Leo Kohn, 1936, and immigration documents, 1938-1942. Researchers studying the Herbert Kohn Family Papers will gain...
Dates: 1936 - 1945

Herman Heyman Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 005
Abstract The Herman Heyman Family Papers are arranged alphabetically by subject and chronologically within each folder. The collection consists primarily of correspondence, the majority of which are letters between Josephine and Herman Heyman. In the letters Herman and Josephine not only discuss their relationship, but issues of the day which concerned them. Both correspondents were exceptionally prolific and the letters will be of special interest to the social historian interested in the lifestyle...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1886 - 1983

Herman Shmerling Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 150

Herman Shmerling was the owner of H. Shmerling, a jewelry store located on Broad Street in Augusta, Georgia. The collection consists of correspondence primarily relating to payments, credit and orders.

Dates: 1927 - 1928

H.G.H. Society (Savannah, Ga.) Records

Identifier: Mss 340

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

Hilda Popkin Ney Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 200

Hilda Popkin married Robert William Ney of Atlanta. Hilda Popkin is a graduate of the University Hospital School of Nursing in Augusta. Mr. Ney is a graduate of Boys’ High School and Georgia Tech. During the war, he was a captain in the Army. The papers consist of newsletters, scrapbooks, and high school memorabilia.

Dates: 1939 - 1997

Hillels of Georgia Records

Identifier: Mss 372

The Hillels of Georgia Records document the activities of the umbrella Hillel for Emory University, Kennesaw State University, Georgia State University, Georgia Tech, and the University of Georgia. The mission of the organization is to enrich the lives of undergraduate and graduate students to ensure they have a meaningful Jewish experience.

Dates: 1989 - 2007

Horovitz Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 398

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

Hortense Kaufmann Stahl Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 140

Hortense Kaufmann Stahl is a member of a long-time Georgia family who settled in Albany, Georgia and later moved to Brunswick, Georgia and to Atlanta. The collection consists of three prayer books, one of which contains the Kaufmann family genealogy and a meeting notice to members of Atlanta Lodge No. 78, B.P.O. Elks, 1928.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1898 - 1928

Independent Order Free Sons of Israel, Atlanta Lodge Records

Identifier: Mss 035

The Independent Order Free Sons of Israel was an early Atlanta Jewish fraternal lodge. The records consist of membership applications.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1877 - 1898

Irvin Rosenberg Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 094

The Rosenberg family members are long-time residents of Columbus, Georgia. Of special interest is the letter from Raphael Moses in which he expresses his pride in being a member of the Jewish people. The papers include a typescript copy of a letter from Raphael Moses to W.O. Tuggle of LaGrange, Georgia, 1875; indentures, 1866-1945, and business records including minutes of meetings of the Rosenberg Jewelry Company, 1928-1944.

Dates: 1866 - 1944

Irving Zulie Harris Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 425

Irving Zulie Harris was a Birmingham, Alabama chemist, industrialist, and Jewish community leader. Harris was the president of the wholesale drug company Veltex Co. He was the past president and chairman of The United Jewish Welfare Fund. His papers consist of awards, personal and professional correspondence, certificates, newspaper clippings, family documents and papers, along with company logs, memorabilia and promotional materials.

Dates: 1892 - 1988

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