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Noah Benevolent Society

Type / Call #ORPHAN ASSOC. / I-186SEVERAL VERSIONS OF CONSTITUTION, MINUTE BOOKS OF MEETINGS, TRUSTEES MINUTES, JOURNALS, MEMBERSHIP BOOKS (1861-1892, 1930-1965, UNTIL 1892 IN GERMAN; BOOKS AFTER 1930 CONTAIN DETAILED INFORMATION CONCERNING EACH MEMBER'S AGE, OCCUPATION, MILITARY SERVICE, ETC.), FINANCIAL RECORDS, NEWSLETTERS, AND
LISTS OF MEMBERS' ADDRESSES. OF INTEREST IN THE NEWSLETTERS IS INFORMATION ON 1) EFFORTS TO FIND JOBS FOR MEMBERS DURING THE DEPRESSION YEARS; 2) CORRESPONDENCE FROM MEMBERS IN THE ARMED FORCES; AND 3) THE NOAH SUMMER SCHOOL FOR REFUGEES (JULY 1939).
LanguageGER, ENG
Years1852-1979
LocalityNY, NEW YORK
Size27 boxes

All AJHS manuscript collections must be accessed in person on-site at the American Jewish Historical Society. For information on how to research the AJHS archival collections, essential information about their Reading Room and Regulations can be found at http://www.ajhs.org/reference/readingrooms.cfm.

The AJHS collections themselves are not available in any electronic form, on this website or elsewhere. The AJHS has been collecting this material for over 100 years, and preserves it in its archives in the original format, be it handwritten, typewritten, or printed. For more information on the AJHS' genealogical holdings see the article "Genealogical Resources at the American Jewish Historical Society".

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