Mattimore (Lillian) papers and photographs, circa 1876-1951

Lillian Mattimore was born in the Jewish ghetto of Shanghai, a community made up of refugees from Nazi-occupied Europe.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Mattimore, Lillian
Size: 
2 boxes (.8 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010.723 (WJHC 2006.013 AR1)
Dates: 
1920 - 1951

Meyers (Isaac) papers, 1904-1959

In 1906, Isaac Meyer Handelsman (later Isaac Meyers) emigrated from London, England to Montreal, Canada. By 1908, Meyers was in Warren, Michigan, where he worked as a farmer.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Meyers, Isaac
Size: 
1 box (.4 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/668

Modern Day School records, 1958-1966

Oakland's Modern Day School was founded in 1957, an outgrowth of the Hebrew day school movement.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Modern Day School (Oakland, Calif.)
Size: 
1 box (.4 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/705

Motto (Helen) papers, 1930-1972

Helen Motto was born in Warsaw, Poland and immigrated to the United States as a child. She married Jacob Motto and moved to Santa Barbara in 1923.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Motto, Helen, 1889-1977
Size: 
1 box (.4 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/693

National Jewish Hospital miscellany, 1915 and 1967-1968.

Hospital in Denver, Colorado established in 1899 to help "consumptives" (i.e., people suffering from tuberculosis).

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
National Jewish Hospital (U.S.)
Size: 
1 folder.
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/516

Neustadter (Bernhard) family papers, 1873-1900

Correspondence that Bernhard Neustadter (who lived in California in the late 1880s) received from his family in Berlin and Posen (now Poznań, in Poland) and a letter which he sent to his wife, Ad

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Neustadter, Bernhard
Size: 
1 box (.2 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/647

Rapp (Herta Silberman) family papers, 1933-1996.

Herta Silbermann Rapp fled Germany in 1939 with her first husband, Walter Fabian, and went to Bolivia.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Rapp, Herta Silbermann, 1915-1999
Size: 
1 folder.
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/542

Rinder (Reuben R.) papers, 1907-1966

Reuben Rinder served as the cantor of San Francisco's Congregation Emanu-El (1913-1959) and as its cantor emeritus (1959-1966).

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Rinder, Reuben R., 1887-1966
Size: 
1 carton and 1 oversize folder (1 linear foot)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/692

Ritchie (Matthew) papers, 1949-1965

Matthew Ritchie was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. in 1907. From 1946 to 1960, he served as an internal revenue agent in Phoenix, Ariz.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Ritchie, Matthew, 1907-
Size: 
1 carton (1 linear foot)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/670