Bachrach (Simon) papers, 1861-1916

Simon Bachrach was born in Richmond, Virginia and settled in Oakland, California in the early 1880s.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Bachrach, Simon
Size: 
1 oversize folder
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/661

Axe (Ruth Frey) papers, 1883-1973

Collection Information

Author / Creator: 
Axe, Ruth Frey
Size: 
1 box (.2 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/684

Magnes collection on the San Francisco Chapter of the American Council for Judaism, 1943-1970

The American Council for Judaism was an anti-Zionist organization formed in 1943 with regional chapters in Richmond, Dallas, Chicago and San Francisco.

Collection Information
Size: 
1 box (.4 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/713 (formerly WJHC 1967.008 AR1)

Altman (Hal) papers, 1958-1961

Hal Altman was active in public relations in Sacramento and interested in promoting awareness of California Jewish history; served on the board of the Northern California Region of the Union of A

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Altman, Hal
Size: 
1 box (.4 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/664

Wotiz (Emanuel) letter, 1858.

Emanuel Wotiz immigrated to the United States from Europe. In 1856, he enlisted for five years as a soldier in the U.S.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Wotiz, Emanuel
Size: 
1 oversize folder
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/658

Young Men soiree invitations, 1859-1860.

Invitations to the Young Men's eighth and twelfth soirees in 1859 at Assembly Hall in San Francisco and 1860 at Tucker's Aca

Collection Information
Size: 
1 folder.
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/522

Zimmerman (Guenther) papers, 1910-1992.

Guenther Zimmerman immigrated to San Francisco via Shanghai after leaving Germany.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Zimmerman, Guenther, 1925-
Size: 
1 box (.2 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/649

Zucker (John J.) marriage licenses, 1943-1945.

John Zucker served as a rabbi for a reform congregation in Reno, Nev., and while he was there, he performed many marriages.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Zucker, John J., 1909-1981
Size: 
1 folder.
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/541

Abals (Rahle) letter, 1858.

Rahle Abals settled in California shortly after the Gold Rush.<

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Abals, Rahle
Size: 
1 folder.
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/514

Aaron (Bella H.) papers, ca. 1890s-1996

Bella Hurst (Herscovich) Aaron was born in Canada and immigrated to Utah via Montana as a young child. She grew up in Ogden, Utah, the eldest daughter of eight children.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Aaron, Bella H. (Bella Hurst), 1910-1996
Size: 
2 cartons and 1 oversize folder (2 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/655