Elkus family papers, 1890-1975

Louis Elkus (1826-1904) was an early pioneer and merchant in the Sacramento area, as well as a president of Sacramento's Congregation B'nai Israel (1861-1890).

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Elkus family
Size: 
1 box and 1 oversize folder (.4 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/601

Emanu-El Residence Club of San Francisco records, 1894-1969

The Emanu-El Sisterhood for Personal Service was founded in 1894 as a neighborhood center and settlement house.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Emanu-El Residence Club of San Francisco
Size: 
10 cartons, 5 boxes, 2 oversize boxes (12.4 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/717

Epstein (George Ballin) papers, 1899-1910.

Probable survivor of the San Francisco earthquake and fire, 1906.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Epstein, George Ballin
Size: 
1 folder.
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/532

Epstein (Morris) letter, 1854 Mar. 15.

Letter that Epstein wrote to Rabbi Isaac Leeser, announcing the establishment of B'nai Hashalom, a new Hebrew congregation i

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Epstein, Morris
Size: 
1 folder.
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/534

Eureka Benevolent Society (San Francisco, Calif.) records, 1850-1977

The Eureka Benevolent Association, one of San Francisco's earliest philanthropic organizations, was formed in 1850 "[to] afford aid and relief to indigent, sick, and infirm Jews; to bury the dea

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Eureka Benevolent Society (San Francisco, Calif.)
Size: 
1 carton, 2 boxes, and 4 oversize boxes (2.6 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/606

First Hebrew Benevolent Society by-laws and constitution, 1900.

Philanthropic organization founded in San Francisco most likely in 1849.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
First Hebrew Benevolent Society (San Francisco, Calif.)
Size: 
1 folder.
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/518

Fishman (Norman) papers, 1946-1975.

Fishman was born in 1924, in Petaluma, Calif., to Russia immigrants.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Fishman, Norman, 1924-1996
Size: 
1 folder.
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/539

Fligelman family papers, 1930-1985

Belle Fligelman Winestine (1891-1985) was a Montana feminist, journalist, author, and supporter of the arts. In 1916, she became an administrative assistant to Congresswoman Jeannette Rankin.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Fligelman family
Size: 
1 box (.2 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/706

Samuels (Margaret Victoria) diary, 1932.

Daughter of Pepi Sophie

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Frank, Margaret Victoria, 1913-1952
Size: 
1 folder.
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/502

Getz (Louis and Gertrude) family papers and photographs, 1877-1945

Gertrude (Gertie) Lapidaire was born to Emil and Bertha Lapidaire in Virginia City, Nevada in 1882. In 1902, she married Louis M.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Getz, Louis, 1873-1916
Size: 
1 box and 1 oversize folder (.4 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/652