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Judaism.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Jews--Religion

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

AM18-55, July 4, 1987

 Accession
Form of Material

The Museum of the Southern Jewish Experience limited edition poster: “To Preserve Our Past, To Insure Our Future.” Edition 477 out of 1000, signed.

Dates: July 4, 1987

AM20-035, circa 1940s-1987

 Accession
Scope and Contents

Personal papers, writings, photographs, published materials relating to Freedom Summer and continuing civil rights pursuits throughout her lifetime.

Dates: circa 1940s-1987

Rabbi David Z. Ben-Ami Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M365
Abstract

Materials pertaining to the life and work of Rabbi David Z. Ben-Ami, who served at Temple B'Nai Israel in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, in 1963 and 1964.

Dates: 1924-2003

A.I. and Fay Botnick Civil Rights Collection

 Collection
Identifier: M338
Abstract

Newspaper and magazine articles, journals, newspapers, bumper stickers, cartoons, etc. concerning anti-Semitism and Civil Rights.

Dates: circa 1819-1993

Rabbi Charles Mantinband Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M327
Abstract

Writings, correspondence, photographs, and condolence letters on the death of this outspoken proponent of Civil Rights and Rabbi at Temple B'Nai Israel in Hattiesburg, Mississippi.

Dates: 1931-1997

Shemper Family Genealogy Project

 Collection
Identifier: M599
Abstract

The Shemper Family Genealogy Project consists of a school project organized by David Shemper in 1996 that details the history of the Shemper family of Hattiesburg. This collection is of particular interest to those studying local history, Jewish people in the South, and genealogy.

Dates: 1996

Temple B'Nai Israel Records

 Collection
Identifier: M485
Abstract

The B’Nai Israel congregation has served the Hattiesburg, Mississippi area since 1890. The Jewish community of Hattiesburg has a long history of prominent citizens and business owners. This collection contains materials related to Temple B’Nai Israel in Hattiesburg.

Dates: 1947-1997