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Hebrew Education Society of Philadelphia Records

Collection ID

SCRC 458

Related Subject(s)

Collecting Area(s)

Description

Collection Summary 

 

Title

Hebrew Education Society of Philadelphia (Pa.) Records

 

Dates

1834-1952

 

Creator

Hebrew Education Society of Philadelphia (Pa.)

 

Collection ID

SCRC 458

 

Quantity

0.8 linear feet (2 boxes + 1 map folder)

 

Repository 

Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries

 

Language

Materials in English.

 

 

Detailed Collection Information 

 

Description of Collection 

The Hebrew Education Society of Philadelphia (Pa.) Records include a near complete run of board meeting minutes for years 1910 to 1928; annual reports for sporadic years between 1884 and 1925; commencement programs from the 1920s; legacies and endowments original source record book; and mortgage indentures and deeds, 1834-1889, for the property on North 7th Street between Wood and Callowhill Streets.

 

Patron Information 

 

Catalog Record 

A record for this collection is available in Temple University’s online library catalog: https://librarysearch.temple.edu/catalog/991037731407903811

 

Research Access 

Collection is open for research. 

 

Collections Stored Off-Site

This collection may be housed off-site at the Library Depository, and require up to two business days to retrieve. Please review the finding aid and be prepared to identify specific materials to be retrieved. Contact the Special Collections Research Center in advance of your visit, so that materials may be relocated to the reading room for research. 

 

Publication and Copyright Information 

The Hebrew Education Society of Philadelphia (Pa.) Records are the physical property of the Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries. The creator has not assigned its rights to Temple University Libraries.  Other creators’ intellectual property rights, including copyright, belong to them or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for determining the identity of rights holders and obtaining their permission for publication and for other purposes where stated.

 

Preferred Citation

[Description and date of item], [Box/folder number], Hebrew Education Society of Philadelphia (Pa.) Records, SCRC 458, Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 

 

Related Material

Hebrew Sunday Society of Philadelphia (Pa.) Records, SCRC 50, Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 

 

 

Administrative Information 

 

Acquisition Information

Donated by Edwin Wolf in March and July 1984. Collection previously administered by the Philadelphia Jewish Archives Center, acquired by Temple in June 2009.

 

Processing Information 

Collection processed and finding aid prepared in September 2020 by Jessica M. Lydon, Associate Archivist.

 

 

Index Terms 

 

The following headings have been used to index the description of this collection in Temple University’s electronic catalog:

 

Corporate Names: 

Hebrew Education Society (Philadelphia, Pa.) 

Hebrew Education Society of Philadelphia (Pa.)

 

Subjects:

Jewish religious schools

Jews--Education--Societies

 

Places:

Philadelphia (Pa.)

 

Material Types: 

Correspondence

Financial records

Minutes (administrative records)

Printed ephemera

Property records

Reports