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Jewish Research and Education - Cuba Family Archives, Finding Aids

Date Span:  1929 - 1998

Creator:  Edward Krick Family

Summary/Abstract:  A native of Atlanta, Edward Krick was involved with the Jewish community in Atlanta, Georgia. The collection consists primarily of a scrapbook containing memorabilia from Shearith Israel Juniors including a program for a Minstrel Show performance by the group and Purim ball ad books and Yizkor (memorial) books from Congregation Shearith Israel.

Quantity/Physical Description: .8 linear feet

Language(s):  English

Repository:  The Cuba Family Archives for Southern Jewish History, The William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum, 1440 Spring Street NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30309.

Restrictions on Access:  There are no restrictions on accessing material in this collection.

Restrictions on Use:  Copyright restrictions may apply.  Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.  Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.

Preferred Citation:  Box #, Folder #, Mss 204, Edward Krick Family Papers, The Cuba Family Archives for Southern Jewish History, The William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum, 1440 Spring Street NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30309.

Arrangement:  All material is arranged alphabetically by subject and chronologically within each folder.

Biographical/Historical Note:  Edward Krick was born in Atlanta, Georgia, in 1916.  As a young man he was active in the Shearith Israel Juniors, a chapter of Young Judaea. He married Gertrude Fierman in 1951.  In 1957, he was elected president of Congregation Shearith Israel and later served on the Boards of Trustees of the Atlanta Jewish Federation, the Atlanta Jewish Community Center, the Zionist Organization of America, and the Hebrew Academy of Atlanta. Gertrude Krick was also an active participant in the Jewish community of Atlanta and worked tirelessly for Congregation Shearith Israel and for the Hebrew Academy where she served as assistant principal in the late 1970s and into the 1980s.

Scope and Content:  Researchers studying the Edward Krick Family Papers will gain insight into Jewish life in Atlanta, Georgia. All material is arranged alphabetically by subject and chronologically within each folder.

Collection Inventory

Series I
 
Box File Description Date
1 1 Alterman, David 1993
2 Anniversary – 50th 1990
3 Awards and certificates 1967 – 1989
4 Atlanta Bureau of Jewish Education 1972 – 1973
5 Cohen, Joe – award dinner 1990
6 Congregation Shearith Israel – budget 1992 – 1995
7 Congregation Shearith Israel – history 1975
8 Congregation Shearith Israel – newsletter 1978
9 Congregation Shearith Israel – Purim Ad books 1959 – 1961
10 Congregation Shearith Israel – Purim Ad books 1965 – 1968
11 Congregation Shearith Israel – Yom Kippur Yizkor books 1984 - 1986
12 Congregation Shearith Israel – Yom Kipppur Yizkor books 1987 – 1988
13 Congregation Shearith Israel – Yom Kippur Yizkor books 1989, 199
2
1 Congregation Shearith Israel – Yom Kippur Yizkor books 1994 – 1995
2 Congregation Shearith Israel – Yom Kippur – Yizkor book 1996
3 Congregation Shearith Israel – Yom Kippur- Yizkor books 1997 - 1998
4 Correspondence 1973 – 11994
5 Geffen, Louis 1978 – 1989
6 Geffen, Rabbi Sam Undated
7 Gerson, Rabbi Tobias 1957
8 Gerson, Joe – State of Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 1994 – 1997
9 Goldstein, Marvin – birthday 1987
10 Goler, Nate 1935 – 1993
11 Hebrew Academy of Atlanta – Handbook 1963 – 1965
12 Hebrew Academy of Atlanta – minutes, correspondence, rosters 1964 – 1966
13 Hebrew Academy of Atlanta – publications 1973
14 Hebrew Academy of Atlanta – yearbook 1983 – 1984
3 1 Hebrew Institute of Atlanta – letterhead Undated
2 Miscellaneous programs, agenda 1991 – 1996
3 Newspaper articles 1953 – 1990
4 Shearith Israel Juniors – reunion 46th 1973
5 Shearith Israel Juniors – reunion 50th 1978
6 Shearith Israel Juniors – reunion 55th 1983
7 Shearith Israel Juniors – reunion 60th 1988
8 Shearith Israel Juniors – reunion 65th 1992
9 Shearith Israel Juniors – reunion 70th 1998
10 Shearith Israel Juniors – rosters Undated
11 Shearith Israel Juniors – scrapbook 1929 – 1936
12 Yeshiva High School – yearbook 1983


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