Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 10 of 17

Adat Ami Synagogue Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0492
Scope and Contents

The contents of the collections consist of documents, records, minutes, newspaper clippings, photographs, special programs and events regarding the congregation, from the 1990’s with a few items from 2000-2002 from the merged congregation, Ohr Shalom Synagogue.

Dates: 1990-2002

Joyce Axelrod Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0577
Scope and Contents

This collection includes film festival brochures, photos of committee members and newspaper clippings. It also includes brochures and pamphlets from the San Diego Center for Jewish Culture and the Lawrence Family Jewish Community Center. A DVD and brochure from the "First Fifty Years" celebration of San Diego's United Jewish Federation co-produced by Joyce Axelrod and Lori Pollin in 1987 is also included.

Dates: 1986-2021

Rabbi Morton J. Cohn Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0561
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of materials collected from Cohn's school days until his death. Included are correspondence; over 2000 sermons; plays; personal documents; photographs and materials relating the various congregations he served.  There are scrapbooks and newspaper clippings regarding both Cohn and his wife Sally and current events, index cards, pamphlets, research notes and plaques.

Dates: 1925-1990

Lou Dunst Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0529
Scope and Contents The collection mainly consists of correspondence received from young audiences, who have heard Mr. Dunst speak about his Holocaust experiences. There are also newspaper clippings, photos, videos and DVD’s of interviews with Mr. Dunst, including a VHS tape entitled "From the Ashes." Interviewer Judge Norbert Ehrenfreund and Lou Dunst, simulate the Nuremberg Trials as Mr. Dunst describes his Holocaust experiences. The collection also includes a DVD of Lou Dunst's 80th Birthday and reunion with...
Dates: 1930-2014; Majority of material found in 1999-2014

Mark Freeman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0113
Scope and Contents The Freeman papers document the production of four documentary films produced, directed, written, filmed, and / or edited by Mark Freeman while he was on the faculty at San Diego State University. The papers date from 1997-2005, with the bulk of documents created in 2003 for Families and Flowers and 2005 for Talking Peace. The collection consists of production files, published materials, and film in varying formats. While the records in this collection were created during Freeman’s time at...
Dates: 1997-2005; Majority of material found in 2003-2005

Rabbi Aaron Gold Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0579
Scope and Contents

This collection includes biographical information, photos, newspaper clippings, religious services, sermons & addresses, articles, eulogies, dedication and event booklets, primarily from the congregations he served in San Diego County. There is also material from the various congregations he served in Wisconsin, New York, Pennsylvania, Nevada and California.

Dates: 1964-2001

Donald H. Harrison Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0581
Scope and Contents

This collection includes photos, correspondence, audio tapes, typed and handwritten notes and copies of various documents. Another part of the collection, bound volumes of the “Southwest Jewish Press Heritage” will be donated when the library opens back up after being closed by the COVID19 Pandemic and will be included with other volumes of the publication.

Dates: 1990s-2006

Hillel of San Diego Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0400
Scope and Contents The collection consists of four scrapbooks documenting the history of the Jewish Student Organization of San Diego from 1947 to 1976, preliminary decades to the formation of Hillel of San Diego under the auspices of the United Jewish Federation in 1977. The scrapbooks include by-laws and other organizational records, flyers, newspaper clippings, photographs, and newsletters advertising student events both on and off campus. Scrapbooks are filed chronologically.Dr. Lawrence Baron...
Dates: 1947-1976

Deborah Horwitz and Paul Nierman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0556
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of material regarding the San Diego Chapter of the American Jewish Committee from the 1980's-2000's and material from the first San Diego Jewish Community Mission to Israel in 1995 when Yitzchak Rabin was assassinated. It also includes personal notes, speeches and clippings from Deborah Horwitz who was president of the San Diego Chapter of the AJC. There is also material on the Nierman Foundation and its philanthropy in San Diego.

Dates: 1980-2002

Jewish Federation of San Diego County Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0554
Scope and Contents

This collection contains photos, documents, minutes, newsletters, campaign materials, regarding the Jewish Federation of San Diego County from the 1940s to 2013.

Dates: 1940-2013

Filtered By

  • Language: English X
  • Subject: Jews--California--San Diego X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Jews--California--San Diego 16
Jews--California--San Diego--Societies, etc 4
Arab-Israeli conflict 1
Audio Recordings 1
California history 1
∨ more  
Names
Congregation Beth Israel (San Diego, Calif.) 2
Tifereth Israel Synagogue (San Diego, Calif.) 2
Abbe Wolfsheimer-Stutz 1
Adat Ami Synagogue 1
Cohn, Morton J. 1