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Hebrew Academy of Atlanta (Atlanta, Ga.)

Subject Source: Local sources
Scope Note: Predecessor of the Katherine and Jacob Greenfield Hebrew Academy of Atlanta, which, in turn was a predecessor to the Atlanta Jewish Academy (Sandy Springs, Ga.).

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

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

Jerome B. Blumenthal Papers

Identifier: Mss 154
Abstract A native Atlantan, Dr. Jerome B. Blumenthal was active in the local community. His papers consist of an annual report from The Jewish Home, 1962; an admission card, bulletin and a cookbook published from Ahavath Achim Congregation, 1949-1966; a letter from Louis J. Levitas to Jerry Blumenthal, 1953; a letter from Mayor William B. Hartsfield, 1961; a letter from Senator Herman Talmadge regarding school segregation; an article regarding the death of Julian V. Bohem, 1960; and a catalogue from...
Dates: 1949 - 1966

Katherine and Jacob Greenfield Hebrew Academy of Atlanta, Inc. Records

Identifier: Mss 064

Katherine and Jacob Greenfield Hebrew Academy of Atlanta, Inc., was the first Jewish day school in Atlanta. It was established in 1953. Its records include anniversary books, scrapbook, 1953-1960, and photocopies of minutes.

Dates: 1953 - 1991

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 Nathan Katz Papers

Identifier: Mss 203

Rabbi Nathan Katz was the spiritual leader of Congregation Anshi S'fard in Atlanta, Georgia for more than 50 years. The collection consists of sermons, writings, correspondence and newspaper articles.

Dates: 1922 - 1999