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William Breman Jewish Home

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Albert Hershberg Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 063
Abstract Albert Hershberg was a long-time member of the Atlanta Jewish community. He was active in Ahavath Achim Congregation, B’nai B’rith, and Roseland Cemetery, Inc. The collection contains some of the earliest extant records from Roseland Cemetery, including the first internment record book, 1910. Most of the records are the organizations in which Hershberg family members participated including Ahavath Achim Congregation, The Jewish Home, Hadassah and Roseland Cemetery. It also contains...
Dates: 1902 - 2003

Elaine and Jerry Blumenthal Papers

Identifier: Mss 413

This collection contains the directories and programs from various academies that Elaine and Jerry Blumenthal donated their time and money to in their life long dedication to their community.

Dates: 1970 - 2011

Joseph Cuba Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 003

Joseph Cuba (1909-1993) was a native Atlantan who spent a major portion of his life in service to the Jewish community of this city. The papers are composed primarily of personal correspondence, certificates, speeches, memorabilia, newspaper articles, and the records of the many Jewish organizations in which the family actively participated.

Dates: 1922 - 1993

Moe D. Horowitz Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 136

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

Rabbi Tobias Geffen Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 105
Scope and Contents

Researchers studying the Rabbi Tobias Geffen Papers will gain insight into orthodox Jewish life during the 20th century. All materials arranged in alphabetical order by subject and chronically within each folder.

Dates: 1924 - 1984

The William Breman Jewish Home Records

Identifier: Mss 101

A study of Jewish population, funded by the Federation in 1947, highlighted the need for a facility based on the growing number and higher percentage of aged in the total population. The William Breman Jewish Home opened its facility for the aged in 1951. The collection consists of minutes, correspondence, and newsletters.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1944 - 2006