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Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (232)
Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland (116)
Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Charities. (25)
Charities -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (24)
Jewish women -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (23)
Jewish Community Federation (Cleveland, Ohio) (22)
Rabbis -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (22)
Synagogues -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (21)
Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Societies, etc. (20)
Clothing trade -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (19)
Reform Judaism -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (19)
Synagogues -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Organization and administration. (19)
Orthodox Judaism -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (17)
Anshe Chesed Congregation (Cleveland, Ohio) (15)
Jewish businesspeople -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (15)
Jewish women -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Societies and clubs. (15)
Zionism -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (13)
Clothing factories -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (12)
Conservative Judaism -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (12)
Jewish sermons -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (12)
Jewish lawyers -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (11)
Zionism. (11)
Jewish American newspapers -- Ohio -- Cleveland (10)
Jews -- Education -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (10)
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Cleveland (Ohio) -- Newspapers (9)
Industries -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (8)
Lawyers -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (8)
Reform Judaism. (8)
Synagogues -- Ohio -- Cleveland (8)
Friendly societies -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (7)
Holocaust survivors -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (7)
Jewish religious education -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (7)
Jews, German -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (7)
Mount Sinai Hospital (Cleveland, Ohio) (7)
Refugees, Jewish -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (7)
Synagogue architecture -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (7)
Women's clothing industry -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (7)
Jewish Community Center of Cleveland. (6)
Jewish community centers -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (6)
Jews, Soviet -- Emigration and immigration. (6)
Jews, Soviet -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (6)
Temple-Tifereth Israel (Cleveland, Ohio). (6)
Women -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (6)
B'nai Jeshurun (Cleveland Heights, Ohio). (5)
Brith Emeth Temple (Pepper Pike, Ohio) (5)
Community centers -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (5)
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives (5)
Hospitals -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (5)
Immigrants -- Ohio -- Cleveland. (5)
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41Title:  Edward Budweig Papers     
 Creator:  Budweig, Edward 
 Dates:  1854-1906 
 Abstract:  Edward Budweig was a Cleveland, Ohio, Jewish businessman and partner in S. Thorman and Company. He was married to Esther Thorman, the daughter of one of Cleveland's first Jewish settlers, Simson Thorman. Unfortunately the Budweigs' marriage was strained by Edward's extensive travels. Esther divorced him and later married Jacob Weiner. Budweig also suffered from ill-health which caused him to relocate temporarily to Mexico, resulting in his termination by S. Thorman and Company. The collection consists of correspondence, mainly from Edward Budweig to his wife and children (1866-1888), approximately half of which is in German, an agreement, a wedding invitation, a certificate, an affidavit, by-laws of the masonic order, Western Star, Lodge No. 2, receipts, and account books. 
 Call #:  MS 3791 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Budweig, Edward. | Thorman family. | Budweig family. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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42Title:  Alfred Abraham Benesch Papers     
 Creator:  Benesch, Alfred Abraham 
 Dates:  1900-1973 
 Abstract:  Alfred A. Benesch (1879-1973) was a Jewish lawyer and civic leader whose parents immigrated to Cleveland, Ohio, from Czechoslovakia. Benesch entered politics as a Cleveland city councilman (1912-1915). His next offices included: Ohio Director of Commerce (1935-1939), Rent Control Director for Cuyahoga, Lake and Geauga Counties (1942-1945), and President of the Cleveland Board of Education. Benesch was also a leader in many civic, professional, religious and charitable organizations. The collection consists of correspondence (1900-1973), the bulk of which dates from 1962 and especially from 1973, when condolences were written to Mrs. Rose upon her uncle's death. Also included are Benesch's transcripts from Harvard, his entry in the 38th edition of Who's Who in America, speeches, addresses, tributes, certificates, and newspaper clippings both by and about Benesch. 
 Call #:  MS 3792 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Benesch, Alfred A. (Alfred Abraham) 1879-1973. | Jewish lawyers -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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43Title:  Morris David Shanman Papers     
 Creator:  Shanman, Morris David 
 Dates:  1920-1977 
 Abstract:  Morris David Shanman (1875-1943) was a Russian Jew who immigrated to Cleveland, Ohio ca. 1881. He and his wife, Esther, established one of the first wholesale dry goods businesses in downtown Cleveland in 1898. M.D. Shanman Company was turned over to family members when Shanman retired in his early forties to devote himself to civic, cultural and religious works. He was the first president of Anshe Emeth Beth Tefilo Congregation, and participated in various philanthropies. The collection consists of one letter (1950), deeds and certificates of ownership (1920-1926), a funeral sermon (1943), dedication programs (1963-1964), certificates of confirmation (1926 and 1932), newspaper clippings, and a resume of Sanford J. Rose. 
 Call #:  MS 3793 
 Extent:  0.10 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Shanman, Morris David, 1875-1943. | Jewish merchants -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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44Title:  Ezra Shapiro Papers     
 Creator:  Shapiro, Ezra 
 Dates:  1892-1977 
 Abstract:  Ezra Shapiro (1903-1977) was a Polish Jew who immigrated to Cleveland, Ohio, in 1903. Shapiro became active in local civic and Jewish affairs, particularly the Zionist movement, while maintaining a private law practice. He was Chairman of the National Executive of the Zionist Organization of America, a member of the General Council of the World Zionist Organization, a delegate to many World Zionist Congresses, and played an influential role in Zionist activities which led to the establishment of Israel in 1948. Even after his immigration to Israel in 1971 he remained active in many organizations until his death in 1977. The collection consists of correspondence (1892-1977), including a letter from Theodore Herzl (1900), a brief biographical sketch of Shapiro, speeches and addresses by him, tributes and eulogies upon his death in 1977, certificates (1923-1969), newspaper clippings, photographs of his funeral in Israel, and miscellaneous printed materials. All material in this collection consists of photocopies. 
 Call #:  MS 3794 
 Extent:  0.10 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Shapiro, Ezra, 1903-1977. | Jewish lawyers -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Zionism -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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45Title:  Suggs Garber Papers     
 Creator:  Garber, Suggs 
 Dates:  1920-1978 
 Abstract:  Suggs Garber (b. 1895) was a Latvian Jew who immigrated to Cleveland, Ohio, in 1905 and became a prominent lawyer and supporter of Jewish education. He was also active in many Jewish and Zionist organizations including the Jewish National Fund. The collection consists of general correspondence, materials relating to American Zion Commonwealth, Inc., items relating to tributes awarded to Garber by the Jewish National Fund and the Jewish Theological Seminary, materials about other individuals also honored by the Jewish National Fund, and certificates, newspaper clippings, and articles. 
 Call #:  MS 3818 
 Extent:  0.40 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Garber, Suggs, 1895- | Jewish lawyers -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Zionism -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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46Title:  Morris L. Berman Papers     
 Creator:  Berman, Morris L. 
 Dates:  1913-1947 
 Abstract:  Morris Berman (1898-1979) was a Russian Jew and World War I veteran who immigrated to Cleveland, Ohio, in 1916 and became a prominent businessman, designer, and decorator. The collection consists of correspondence (partly in Yiddish), a diary of Berman's World War I experiences, and miscellaneous items relating to his wife, Lottie, and their foster child. 
 Call #:  MS 3820 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Berman, Morris L.. 1898-1979. | Berman family. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | World War, 1914-1918 -- Participation, Jewish.
 
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47Title:  Emanuel Stern Papers     
 Creator:  Stern, Emanuel 
 Dates:  1931-1979 
 Abstract:  Emanuel Stern (b. 1910) was a Cleveland, Ohio, native who helped organize a local branch of the Bʻnai Bʻrith youth organization, Aleph Zadik Aleph, in 1932. He became a leader in Bʻnai Bʻrith activities, especially within AZA. The collection consists of correspondence, newspaper clippings, and miscellaneous materials including certificates, programs and bulletins. The papers relate primarily to Stern's work with Jewish youth in Cleveland and to his role in the formation of the Cleveland branch of AZA. 
 Call #:  MS 3837 
 Extent:  0.10 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Stern, Emanuel, 1910- | Jewish youth -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Societies, etc. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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48Title:  Ayduth Lachayim = Witness to Life : Holocaust Survivors in the Cleveland Jewish Community Records     
 Creator:  Holocaust Education and Commemoration Committee 
 Dates:  1981 
 Abstract:  Ayduth Lachayim (Witness to Life) is a manuscript documenting the experiences of 178 Holocaust survivors who resided in Cleveland, Ohio, in 1981. The project was coordinated by the Holocaust Education and Commemoration Committee. A copy of the manuscript was presented to the archives of the Yad Vashem Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Authority in Jerusalem, Israel, by a delegation of more than 100 survivors from Cleveland, during the World Gathering of Holocaust Survivors in June, 1981. The collection consists of the original transcript, a handwritten draft, drafts of the introduction, correspondence from Yad Vashem acknowledging the receipt of a copy of the manuscript, and a statement by Jacob Henenberg to the Jewish Community Federation concerning the World Gathering of Holocaust Survivors. 
 Call #:  MS 3928 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Holocaust survivors -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Personal narratives. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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49Title:  American Zionist Federation of Cleveland Records     
 Creator:  American Zionist Federation of Cleveland 
 Dates:  1969-1980 
 Abstract:  The American Zionist Federation of Cleveland, Ohio, was established in 1970 as a regional office of the American Zionist Federation, a coordinating organization for existing Zionist groups. The Cleveland office was originally called the Cleveland Zionist Federation, but the name was changed to the American Zionist Federation of Cleveland in 1976. It ceased operations in 1980. The collection consists of minutes, correspondence, Board lists and nominations, annual meeting information and reports, treasurer's reports and budgets, reports and information concerning the biennial national convention, general membership files, memoranda, directives, brochures, circulars, reports, program files, advertisements, flyers, press releases and newspaper clippings. 
 Call #:  MS 3929 
 Extent:  3.30 linear feet (4 containers) 
 Subjects:  American Zionist Federation of Cleveland. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Zionism -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Zionism -- United States.
 
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50Title:  Paul Rosenwasser Diary     
 Creator:  Rosenwasser, Paul 
 Dates:  1904-1905 
 Abstract:  Paul Rosenwasser (1890-1968) was the son of a prominent Jewish doctor, Dr. Marcus Rosenwasser, and Ida Rohrheimer Rosenwasser. He married Florence Hirscheimer in 1914 and entered automobile sales in the 1920s. He owned Downtown Chevrolet in Cleveland, Ohio. The collection consists of a diary of a European tour, 1904-1905. 
 Call #:  MS 4037 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Rosenwasser, Paul, 1890-1968 | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Europe -- Description and travel -- 1800-1918.
 
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51Title:  Rabbi Israel Porath Papers     
 Creator:  Porath, Israel 
 Dates:  1934-1975 
 Abstract:  Israel Porath was an Orthodox rabbi who served the Cleveland, Ohio, congregations of Oheb Zedek, Neveh Zedek and Heights Jewish Center. He compiled an eight volume study of the Talmud entitled, Mevo ha-Talmud. The collection consists of personal, professional and business correspondence, handwritten notes for talks, lectures and sermons, and published and unpublished articles by and about Israel Porath. 
 Call #:  MS 4526 
 Extent:  0.60 linear feet (2 containers) 
 Subjects:  Porath, Israel, d. 1974. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Orthodox Judaism -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Rabbis -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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52Title:  Myron S. Stanford Papers     
 Creator:  Stanford, Myron S. 
 Dates:  1919-1982 
 Abstract:  Myron S. Stanford was a lawyer active in Cleveland, Ohio, Jewish organizations and in the Cuyahoga County Democratic Party. When he immigrated in 1920 from Poland to the United States, his name was Meier Spokojny. By 1921 his name was Meyer Spocony, and by 1929 his name had been changed to Myron Spocony Stanford. From 1941 to 1945, he served as an assistant police prosecutor for the City of Cleveland. He ran unsuccessfully for several political positions. At various times he served as president of the United Jewish Religious Schools, Fairmount Temple Men's Club, B'nai B'rith Mid-Day Lodge, B'nai B'rith Hillel Foundation, and Masada Chapter, Zionist Organization of America. He chaired the performing arts committee of the Jewish Community Center and was active in Yiddish theater productions there. The collection consists of programs and correspondence relating to Jewish organizations with which Stanford was involved; briefs, book reviews, and scripts written by Stanford; newspaper clippings, diaries, diplomas, awards; and a scrapbook. The collection is particularly strong in materials relating to the Men's Club of Fairmount Temple and the travel diaries detailing Israeli life in the 1950s and Jewish life in Russia, especially Moscow and Leningrad, in the late 1950s and early 1970s. 
 Call #:  MS 4530 
 Extent:  1.00 linear feet (3 containers) 
 Subjects:  Stanford, Myron S., 1907-1979. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Jewish lawyers -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Lawyers -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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53Title:  Myron S. Stanford Papers, Series II     
 Creator:  Stanford, Myron S. 
 Dates:  1921-1991 
 Abstract:  Myron S. Stanford was a lawyer active in Cleveland, Ohio, Jewish communal organizations and the Cuyahoga County Democratic Party. The collection consists of certificates, correspondence, directories, newsletters, newspaper clippings, notes and writings reflecting Stanford's interest in the law and the Jewish community. 
 Call #:  MS 4777 
 Extent:  0.21 linear feet (1 container and 1 oversize folder) 
 Subjects:  Stanford, Myron S., 1907-1979. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Jewish lawyers -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Lawyers -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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54Title:  Thorman Family Papers, Series II     
 Creator:  Thorman Family 
 Dates:  1904-1960 
 Abstract:  The Thorman family is descended from Simson Thorman (1811-1888), the first Jew who, in 1837, permanently settled in Cleveland, Ohio. The collection consists of letters, miscellaneous family documents and programs from The Temple (Tifereth Israel) and other organizations, newspapers and newspaper clippings, real estate documents and a scrapbook of the Thorman family genealogy. 
 Call #:  MS 4780 
 Extent:  0.20 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Thorman family. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Genealogy. | Synagogues -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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55Title:  Walter Jaslow Papers     
 Creator:  Jaslow, Walter 
 Dates:  1954-1995 
 Abstract:  Walter Jaslow (1922-2000) was a prominent chaplain in the Cleveland, Ohio, area who served the Jewish community at several hospitals and nursing homes. Jaslow held the position of community chaplain for the Jewish Community Federation and University Hospitals of Cleveland, and also served Cleveland Clinic, Hillcrest Hospital, Montefiore Home, Heather Hill, and Manor Care. He also taught at religious schools for thirty years before his retirement. The collection consists of brochures, certificates, correspondence, lectures, lists, minutes, newspaper clippings, prayers, programs, and resumes. 
 Call #:  MS 5005 
 Extent:  0.40 linear feet (1 container) 
 Subjects:  Jaslow, Walter, 1922-2000. | Chaplains, Hospital -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Chaplains -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
 
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56Title:  Alsbacher document, 1839: Translation of the Alsbacher document [including list of Jews in Lower Franconia, Bavaria, 1839]    
 Publication:   
 Notes:  p. 13: The company of emigrants [who later settled in Cleveland] 
 Call #:  F34ZSL J5A4 
 Extent:  13 typed leaves. 28 cm. 
 Subjects:  Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland | Jews -- Germany -- Alsbach | Alsbach (Germany) -- Emigration and immigration -- Ohio -- Cleveland
 
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57Title:  The Fairmount cookbook    
 Creator:  Fairmount Temple, Anshe Chesed Congregation Sisterhood. 
 Rousuck, Irene
 Publication:  Cleveland,[1957] 
 Call #:  TX715 F172 
 Extent:  387 p. illus. 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Jewish cooking | Cooking, American | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland | Cleveland imprints 1957
 
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58Title:  In good taste    
 Publication:  National Council of Jewish Women, Cleveland Section, Cleveland,c1978. 
 Notes:  Includes index. 
 Call #:  TX715 I35 
 Extent:  xiv, 456 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Cooking, American | Jewish cooking | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland | Cleveland imprints 1978
 
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59Title:  The Cleveland Hebrew observer    
 Uniform Title:  Hebrew observer (Cleveland, Ohio : 1889)    
 Creator:  Straus, Hiram. 
 Oppenheimer, Sam.
 Publication:  Straus & Oppenheimer, Cleveland, [Ohio],1889. 
 Notes:  Published on Friday. 
 Call #:  (M) 34 C9.3 126 
 Extent:  1 v. : ill. (chiefly advertisements) 
 Subjects:  Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland | Jewish American newspapers -- Ohio -- Cleveland | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Newspapers
 
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60Title:  The Jewish review    
 Alt. Title:  The Jewish review (Cleveland, Ohio : 1893)    
 Uniform Title:  Hebrew observer (Cleveland, Ohio : 1889) | Jewish review and observer    
 Creator:  Wertheimer, Dan S. 
 Machol, J.
 Publication:  The Wertheimer-Machol Pub. Co, Cleveland, Ohio,-1899. 
 Notes:  Description based on: Vol. 4, no. 6 (Nov. 8, 1895). Published on Friday. Publishers: The Wertheimer-Michol Pub. Co., <Nov. 8, 1895>-Dec. 27, 1895; The Machol Pub. & Printing Co., Jan. 3, 1896-<Oct. 30, 1896>; Dan S. Wertheimer, <Oct. 1, 1897>-Nov. 17, 1899. 
 Call #:  (M) 34 C9.3 128 
 Extent:  v. : ill. (chiefly advertisements) 
 Subjects:  Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland | Jewish American newspapers -- Ohio -- Cleveland | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Newspapers
 
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