Luzzatto (Samuel David and Isaia) papers

Samuel David Luzzatto (also known under the acronym of SHaDaL, Heb.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Luzzatto, Samuel David
Author / Creator: 
Luzzatto, Isaia
Size: 
.5 Linear feet (2 half-size document boxes; 367 items)
Collection #: 
LIB 91.18
Dates: 
1812 - 1894
Place of Creation/Publication: 
Italy
Location: 

Israel Golden Gate Lodge records, 1907-1942

Also known as Chevra Kadusha, Israel Golden Gate Lodge in Oakland, California was founded in 1886 to provide its members and

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Israel Golden Gate Lodge (Oakland, Calif.)
Size: 
2 boxes (.8 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/611

Jacobs (Alfred Henry) papers, 1863-1954

Julius Jacobs (Alfred Henry's father) was born in Prussia, in 1840, and relocated to California in 1853.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Jacobs, Alfred Henry, 1882-1954
Size: 
1 carton, 2 oversize boxes, 2 oversize folders (3 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/737

Jewish Community Center of Berkeley scrapbooks, 1954-1961

The Jewish Community Center of Berkeley was first a branch of the Oakland Jewish Community Center founded in 1951.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Jewish Community Center (Berkeley, Calif.)
Size: 
1 oversize box (.4 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/681

San Francisco Jewish Community Center records, 1877-1979

San Francisco's Young Men's Hebrew Association (YMHA) was formed in 1877, and the city's Young Women's Hebrew Association (YWHA) was formed in 1914. They combined in 1924.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
San Francisco Jewish Community Center
Size: 
32 cartons, 2 boxes, 5 oversize boxes, 2 oversize folders (34.6 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/699

Jewish Council of 1933 records, 1943-1978

The Jewish Council of 1933, Inc. was created by a group of refugees from Nazi Germany in San Francisco to reaffirm their faith in democracy and to help each other acclimate and assimilate.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Jewish Council of 1933
Size: 
2 boxes (.8 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/618

Jewish Federation of the Sacramento Region records, 1944-1982

The Jewish Federation of the Sacramento Region was created in 1921 and incorporated in 1948.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Jewish Federation of the Sacramento Region
Size: 
1 linear ft. (2 document boxes)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/744 (WJHC 1979.009 AR1)
Dates: 
1948 - 1986

Jonas (Abraham) papers, 1885-1966

Abraham Jonas was born in Rogasen, Posen, Germany in 1855 to Rev. Joachim and Amalia (Dresner) Jonas. He immigrated to the United States when he was 18 and moved to Oakland, California in 1875.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Jonas, Abraham, 1855-1923
Size: 
2 boxes and 3 oversize boxes (2.6 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/711

Kahn family papers, 1887-1902

Israel Kahn (1822-1883), who married Sarah Bauer (1828-1888), founded Kahn's Department Store in Oakland, Calif.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Kahn family
Size: 
1 box, 1 oversize box, and 1 oversize folder.
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/623

Kahn (Florence Prag and Julius) family papers, 1852-1948

JCollection Information

Author / Creator: 
Kahn, Julius, 1861-1924
Author / Creator: 
Kahn, Florence P.
Size: 
1 carton, 1 box, 1 oversize box, and 1 oversize folder (1.6 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/642