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Emory University

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Alan and Joan Forman Lipsey Papers

Identifier: Mss 107

Alan and Joan Forman Lipsey were residents of Thomasville, Georgia where they were active in civic affairs. The papers include memorabilia relating to the life in Thomasville, Georgia and Joan’s musical career.

Dates: 1917 - 1946

Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity, Epsilon Chapter Records

Identifier: Mss 033

Alpha Epsilon Pi Fraternity, Epsilon Chapter is a Jewish fraternity at Emory University. The records include meeting minutes from the mid-20th century.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1927 - 1945

David and Virginia Hein Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 175
Abstract Dr. David Hein was a gastroenterologist born in 1923 in Atlanta, Georgia. The collection consists of correspondence; writings by Dr. David Hein and Dr. Virginia Herzog Hein; genealogical material relating to the Herzog, Blum, Bloch, Bernd, Cohen, Hein and Montag families; and school memorabilia. Of special interest is a journal article written by Dr. Virginia Hein entitled: "The Image of 'A City Too Busy to Hate': Atlanta in the 1960's" for the "Phylon, The Atlanta University Review of Race...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1912 - 2005

David Sarnat Papers

Identifier: Mss 328

David Sarnat Papers, c.1985-2000, consisting of organizational files, including speeches and correspondence, who was executive director of the Atlanta Jewish Federation (Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta) from1982 to 2003. This collection contains a small sampling of the work Mr. Sarnat accomplished while Executive Director of the Atlanta Jewish Federation.

Dates: 1985 - 2000

Dr. Heinz Weens Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 432

Various papers collected by the Weens family, consisting of Heinz, Suzanne, and their daughter Joan, from 1918 to 1999.

Dates: 1918 - 1999

Dr. William E. Schatten Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 066
Abstract Dr. William E. Schatten was active in the Atlanta community for much of his career. He served as the 1983 and 1984 campaign chairman of the Atlanta Jewish Federation and as president from 1988-1990. He was the Atlanta Israel Bonds Chairman from 1971-1976 and was a member of the National Israel Bond Cabinet. From 1976-1978 Dr. Schatten was president of the Ahavath Achim Congregation. The records consist primarily photocopies of newspaper articles relating to the many activities of Dr....
Dates: 1941 - 1993

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

Malcolm Minsk Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 080

Malcolm Minsk was treasurer and an active member of Zionist Organization of America for many years. His papers consist of Membership records and correspondence from the Zionist Organization of America-Atlanta District.

Dates: 1955 - 1969

Max C. (Mike) Gettinger Papers

Identifier: Mss 329

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

Dates: 1924 - 1991

Oscar Elsas Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 056

A native Atlantan, Oscar Elsas was the founder of Fulton Bag and Cotton, a business which became the largest employer in Atlanta. The papers consist of correspondence, family genealogy, memorabilia, scrapbooks, and programs.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1870 - 2000

Simon H. Smith Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 053
Abstract Simon H. Smith was a graduate of the Emory University School of Medicine. His wife Dora was the first Jewish female realtor in Atlanta. The papers include documents from numerous Jewish and non-Jewish organizations, schools, clubs, businesses and synagogues including Ahavath Achim Congregation, Alpha Epsilon Pi-Emory University, Tau Epsilon Pi-Emory University, B’nai B’rith Youth Organization, Boys’ High School, Dora R. Smith Realty Co., Druid Hills School,...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1903 - 1960