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Jewish Research and Education - Cuba Family Archives, Finding Aids

Dates:  1880-2001

Creator:  Savannah Jewish Archives

Summary/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.

Quantity/Physical Description: 1.2 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  Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright.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 385, Savannah Jewish Archives Pamphlet Collection, The Cuba Family Archives for Southern Jewish History, The William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum, 1440 Spring Street NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30309.

Custodial History: The Savannah Jewish Archives Pamphlet Collection is part of the Savannah Jewish Archives that were transferred from the Georgia Historical Society to the Breman Museum in 2015.

Processed by:  Sherri Levin Wildstein (May 2017)

Arrangement: The collection is arranged in chronological order

Biographical/Historical Note: 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 various organizations in Savannah, including Congregations Agudath Achim, B’nai B’rith Jacob, and Mickve Israel; the Jewish Educational Alliance and Jewish-owned businesses including Solomon Drugs and local schools.  Notable manuscripts include The Sheftall Diaries: Vital Records of Savannah Jewry and   An American, A Sailor and A Jew: The Life and Career of Commodore Uriah Phillips Levy, USN (1792-1862)

Scope and Content: Researchers examining the Savannah Jewish Archives Pamphlet Collection will gain historical insight into the social and religious lives of the Savannah Jewish Community. This collection presents a rich overview of Jewish life in Savannah as presented in newsletters, journals, pamphlets, yearbooks and directories.

Collection Inventory

Box

File

Description

Date

 

1

1

Constitution of the Order Kesher Shel Barzel and General Laws of District Grand Lodge No.3, Also By-Laws of Georgia Lodge No.151, O.K.S.B.

1880

 

2

Agudath Achim

1903-2003

 

3

Social Register Association

1906

 

4

Savannah High School, The Blue and White Commencement Journal

1910

 

5

Jewish Educational Alliance “The Scroll” Volume 1, Number 1

1916

 

6

Jewish Educational Alliance “The Scroll” Volume 1, Number 2

1916

 

7

Savannah High School, The Blue and White Commencement Journal

1916

 

8

Savannah High School, The Blue Jacket Annual of The Class of 1921

1921

 

9

Congregation Mickve Israel Children’s Services Prayers and Hymns for the Religious School

1928

 

10

Jewish Educational Alliance : Alliance Yearbook, Tenth Anniversary Issue

1930

 

11

Savannah, Georgia Jewish Education Alliance

1931

 

12

The First Ten Years of the Women’s Club of the Jewish Educational Alliance 1922-32

1932

 

13

One Hundred Years Accomplishments of Southern Jewry

1934

 

14

Twenty-Fifth Anniversary Celebration Jewish Educational Alliance Souvenir Book

1941

 

15

Keep the Home Fires Burning, Jewish Educational Alliance Membership Campaign 1942-1943

1942

 

16

Jewish Information Series: The Jew

1943

 

17

First Annual Report Savannah United Jewish Appeal & Federation

1944

 

 

 

 

2

1

One Hundred Years: A Narrative of the Founding and the Growth of Solomons Company 1845-1945

1945

 

2

50 Years of Fashions In Drugs…Columbia Drug

1949

 

3

Decade of Progress: Review of First Ten Years of Savannah’s Community Council

1953

 

4

Jewish Educational Alliance Dedication Banquet

1955

 

5

Jewish Educational Alliance Dedication Book

1955

 

6

A Short History of Congregation Mickve Israel of Savannah

1957

 

7

Fifty Years of Service 1909-1959 Hebrew Women’s Aid Society

1959

 

8

100th Anniversary Savannah Lodge No. 76 B’nai Brith 1860-1960

1960

 

9

Yearbook Savannah Jewish Council

1960

 

10

Yearbook Savannah Jewish Council

1961

 

11

Congregation B’nai Brith Jacob Leave-taking Services of the Old Synagogue Building and the Dedication Services & Ceremonies of the New Synagogue Building

1962

 

12

Jewish Educational Alliance 50th Anniversary

1912-1962

1962

 

13

America Jewish Historical Society

1962

 

14

New Light of the Jewish Settlement of Savannah

1963

 

15

The Sheftall Diaries: Vital Records of Savannah Jewry (1733-1808)

1965

 

16

Yearbook of Savannah Jewish Council

1965

 

17

B’nai B’rith Sister

1965

 

18

Yearbook of Savannah Jewish Council

1966

 

19

Directory of Savannah Jewish Community

1967

 

20

American Jewish Historical Society

1967

 

21

The American Jew Colonial

1967

 

22

New Synagogue Congregation Agudath Achim

1969

 

 

 

 

3

1

Congregation Agudath Achim Dedication Book

1972

 

2

BBYO Dixie Dispatch

1973

 

3

The Jew and the American Revolution

1974

 

4

Savannah Country Day School Handbook

1974

 

5

Centenary of Consecration of Mickve Israel

1978

 

6

Savannah’s Old Jewish Community Cemetery

1978

 

7

Jewish Art & Culture In Early America

1981

 

8

Jews & Georgians: A Meeting of Cultures 1733-1983

1983

 

9

Jewish Educational Alliance 75th Anniversary Book

1987

 

10

Savannah Jewish Federation

1990

 

11

B’nai B’rith Jacob Synagogue 130th Anniversary Journal

1991

 

12

Jewish Life in Florida

1991

 

13

Savannah Jewish Federation 50th Anniversary Book

1993

 

14

An American, A Sailor, and A Jew: The Life and Career of Commodore Uriah Phillips Levy, USN (1792-1862)

1997

 

15

Congregation Mickve Israel 265th Anniversary Journal

1998

 

16

Creating American Jews

1998

 

17

Congregation B’nai Brith Jacob Rabbi & Rebbitzen Slatus 20th Anniversary Celebration

2001

 

18

Congregation Mickve Israel Book of Remembrance 

2001

 

 

 

 

4

1

Jewish Educational Alliance/Jewish Community Directory 2000-2001

2001

 

2

Congregation Agudath Achim

2008

 

3

Savannah Jewish Federation “Shalom Savannah”

N.D.

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