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Jews -- Georgia

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 40 Collections and/or Records:

Nathan Cohen Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 102
Abstract Nathan Cohen emigrated from Poland to the United States in 1913 and moved to South Georgia working as a peddler. In 1924 he opened Cohen’s of Alma. He retired in 1957 and assumed numerous civic responsibilities throughout the community. He was elected Mayor of Alma in 1961 and later named Citizen of the Year by the Lions Club and Board of Trade. The papers include records from Cohen’s of Alma Department Store and correspondence relating to the election of Nathan Cohen as Mayor of Alma,...
Dates: 1924 - 1972

Peach State Stitchers Records

Identifier: Mss 407
Abstract This collection is of members The Peach State Stitchers, which is the Atlanta Chapter of the Pomegranate Guild of Judaic needle work. The collection consists of newspaper articles, magazines, emails, and other sources of information on the chapter.
Dates: 1995 - 2008

Philip Lazarus Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 129
Abstract Philip Lazarus was a Russian immigrant, born in 1876, who settled in South Georgia in 1891. He originally moved to Rochelle, GA and married Lena Pearlman of Americus, Georgia. In 1902 they moved to Quitman, Georgia and opened Philip Lazarus and Sons, a general merchandise store. Lazarus died on August 5, 1953 in Quitman. The collection consists of indentures, correspondence primarily written by Jake Lazarus to his parents while serving as a soldier during World War II, and the naturalization...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1906 - 1945

Sam Dinerman Papers

Identifier: Mss 257
Abstract Sam Dinerman Family Papers, 1936-2000, consisting of a documents certifying Jack Dinerman as a Physical Therapist, 1951-1952; a photograph of Jack Dinerman with a patient in Savannah, Georgia, c.1950s; a portrait of Joseph Dinerman; a photographic copy of a portrait of Joseph Dinerman in his World War II uniform and an original color portrait of Joseph Dinerman; snap shots and aerial photographs taken by Sam Dinerman who served as Chief Photographers Mate as a member of the Anti-Submarine...
Dates: 1936 - 2000

Sarah (Sadie) Moskovitz Papers

Identifier: Mss 397
Abstract High school graduation scrapbook of Sarah “Sadie” Moskowitz (1910-1927), of Savannah, Georgia.
Dates: 1927

Savannah Jewish Archives Pamphlet Collection

Identifier: Mss 385
Abstract This collection was created by the Savannah Jewish Archives during their association with the Georgia Historical Society. The collection includes miscellaneous programs, directories and journals published by multiple Jewish organizations in Savannah.
Dates: 1880 - 2001

Simon Struletz Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 249
Abstract The Struletz Family were prominent members of the LaGrange, Georgia Jewish Community.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1914 - 1962

The Breman Museum Audiovisual Collection

Identifier: Mss 400
Abstract The Breman Museum Audiovisual Collection consists of videos created by, for, or in part from the Breman Museum. The collection is arranged into several series and alphabetical or chronological within each series.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1996 - 2018

William Singer Family Papers

Identifier: Mss 195
Abstract Born in New York, William Singer settled in Georgia where he became a farmer and winemaker. The collection consists primarily of a family history and newspaper articles relating to the Singer family and their lives in Cordele, Thomaston and Atlanta, Georgia.
Dates: 1925 - 1998

Yeshiva High School of Atlanta Records

Identifier: Mss 223
Abstract Yeshiva High School of Atlanta was a modern Orthodox Jewish school founded in 1970. The records consist of anniversary books and brochures.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1981 - 1999