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1Title:  Ante-Bellum Cleveland Jewish Immigrants Database     
 Creator:  Ante-Bellum Cleveland Jewish Immigrants Database 
 Dates:  1989-1990 
 Abstract:  The Ante-bellum Cleveland Jewish Immigrants Database Collection was assembled as part of a research project sponsored by the Cleveland Jewish Archives of the Western Reserve Historical Society. The project, organized to commemorate the 150th anniversary of Cleveland, Ohio's Jewish community, resulted in the traveling exhibit "Founders: Cleveland's Jewish Community Before the Civil War," which opened at the Western Reserve Historical Society Museum in 1990. The collection consists of computer printout data sheets of 850 (primarily German) Jews known to have emigrated from Europe to Cleveland, Ohio between the 1830s and 1861. Each data sheet includes an individual's earliest known name and variant spellings. Categories of additional potential information include sex, country, region, and village of origin; arrival date and arrival age in America and in Cleveland; birth date, death date, and cemetery name; marital status, name of spouse(s), marriage date(s), and number of children; home and business address(es); occupations(s); institutional affiliation(s); and extant visual images(s). Data sheets are followed by the original work sheets on which data was entered by hand. Sources for the information on individuals is indicated on the worksheets. 
 Call #:  MS 4516 
 Extent:  1.60 linear feet (4 containers) 
 Subjects:  Western Reserve Historical Society. Cleveland Jewish Archives. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Genealogy. | Jews, German -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Immigrants -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Cleveland (Ohio) -- Genealogy.
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2Title:  Judah Rubinstein Papers     
 Creator:  Judah Rubinstein 
 Dates:  1825-2003 
 Abstract:  Judah Rubinstein was an archivist, historian, author, and research associate for the Jewish Community Federation of Cleveland, Ohio, and a well-known authority on Cleveland Jewish history. He helped to establish the Cleveland Jewish Archives at the Western Reserve Historical Society in 1976. He provided research for a number of books on Cleveland Jewish history and co-authored the book Merging traditions: Jewish life in Cleveland. The collection consists of correspondence, research notes, lectures and slide presentation scripts, newspaper clippings, reports and oral history transcripts. Nineteenth century materials are photocopies. 
 Call #:  MS 4907 
 Extent:  3.01 linear feet (3 containers and 1 oversize folder) 
 Subjects:  Rubinstein, Judah | Rubinstein, Sonia, 1900-1982 -- Correspondence | Western Reserve Historical Society. Cleveland Jewish Archives | Jewish Community Federation (Cleveland, Ohio). Archives and History Committee | Camp Wise (Euclid, Ohio) | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- History | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Biography | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Interviews | Jews -- Ohio -- Cleveland -- Societies, etc. -- History | Jewish press -- Ohio -- Cleveland
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