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Synagogues -- Georgia

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Adas Yeshurun Synagogue (Augusta, Ga.) Records

Identifier: Mss 163
Abstract The Adas Yeshurun Synagogue is the oldest and first congregation in Augusta, Georgia. It was founded in 1889 and is an Orthodox congregation that is still in existence today. The records are primarily minutes, some financial records, and program books relating to the varied activities and projects of this Orthodox synagogue. The history of Adas Yeshurun Synagogue can be found in Folder 4: 90th...
Dates: 1922 - 1985

B’nai Israel Synagogue (Thomasville, Ga.) records

Identifier: Mss 081

B’nai Israel Synagogue in Thomasville, Georgia, was established in 1885 and is still in existence. It is an orthodox congregation. The records consist primarily of Sisterhood of the Congregation including minutes, 1930-1972.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1930 - 1974

Congregation Agudath Achim (Savannah, Ga.) Records

Identifier: Mss 351

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

Congregation Beth Jacob (Atlanta, Ga.) Records

Identifier: Mss 215

Congregation Beth Jacob is an Orthodox congregation located in Atlanta, Georgia, that was founded in 1943 and is still in existence today. The records consists of annual reports, minutes, correspondence, financial records, membership information, bulletins, newsletters, and building plans for both the 1855 LaVista Road building and its expansion in the 1970s.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1958 - 1993

Congregation Children of Israel (Augusta, Ga.) Records

Identifier: Mss 153

Congregation Children of Israel was established in 1846 and is still in existence today. The records consist of minutes, correspondence, financial and legal records and general administrative files. Of special interest to researchers is the Sunday school scrapbook, which holds pictures dating as far back as the sixties. The collection also consists of the first check written, which provides official ownership of the congregation.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1919 - 2005

Congregation Etz Chaim (Marietta, Ga.) Records

Identifier: Mss 305

Congregation Etz Chaim is a conservative synagogue located in Marietta, Georgia. Their records include correspondence, meeting minutes, directories, newsletters, newspaper clippings, and speeches.

Dates: 1978 - 1994

Congregation Yeshurun (Savannah, Ga.) Records

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

Martin S. and Matiel Roos Leffler Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 402

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

Dates: Majority of material found within 1762 - 1992

Temple B’nai Israel/Albany Hebrew Congregation (Albany, Ga.) Records

Identifier: Mss 164

Temple B'nai Israel has been a Reform congregation since its founding in 1854 and was a charter member of the Union of American Hebrew Congregations, now the Union for Reform Judaism. The records are composed primarily of the minutes and financial records relating to the daily activities of this congregation.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1861 - 1999

Temple Israel (Columbus, Ga.) Records

Identifier: Mss 089

This congregation is one of Georgia’s oldest and was established in Columbus in 1854. The records consist of an anniversary guest book, 1979 and financial ledger, 1898-1904.

Dates: 1898 - 1979

Temple Sinai (Sandy Springs, Ga.) Records

Identifier: Mss 300

Temple Sinai is a reform synagogue in Sandy Springs, Georgia. Records include correspondence, membership records, scrapbooks and general administrative files of this Reform Jewish congregation.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1968 - 2017