Stanton family papers, 1906-1985

Piroska Dormann and Erwin Simonovits (a.k.a. Stanton) and their daughter Eva emigrated from Austria in September 1938 and settled in Alameda County.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Stanton family
Size: 
1 box (.2 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/639

Stern (Rosalie Meyer) papers, 1842-1977

Rosalie Meyer Stern was a civic and social leader of San Francisco.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Stern, Rosalie Meyer, 1869-1956
Size: 
5 cartons, 1 oversize box, and 1 oversize folder (5.4 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/604

Stern (Samuel) immigration papers, 1851 and 1875.

Samuel Stern emigrated from Germany to the United States, eventually settling in California.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Stern, Samuel
Size: 
2 items.
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/511

Stern (William) papers, 1909-1965

William Stern served as a rabbi of Oakland's Temple Sinai from 1934 to 1965.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Stern, William, 1897-1965
Size: 
6 cartons, 2 boxes, and 2 oversize boxes (8.2 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/703

Block (Gertrude) papers, 1912-1970.

Gertrude Block (originally Bloch) was born in Mannheim, Germany in 1893 to Salomon Bloch and Bertha Buhler.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Block, Gertrude, 1893-1970
Size: 
1 folder.
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/562

Magnes collection on Ernest Bloch, 1925-1972

Ernest Bloch was a celebrated composer, conductor, and educator. He was born in Geneva, Switzerland in 1880 and educated in various European cities.

Collection Information
Size: 
1 box and 1 oversize folder (.4 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/708

Bibel (Bassya and Philip) papers, 1813-1999

Bassya (Maltzer) Bibel (1908-1980) was a poet, author, secretary, and an actress. She arrived to San Francisco in 1921 from Kopaygorod, Podolia (Kopayhorod in modern Ukraine).

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Bibel, Bassya (1908-1986)
Author / Creator: 
Bibel, Philip (1909-2006)
Size: 
2 boxes, 1 oversize box (1.2 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/745 (formerly WJHC 1967.047)
Dates: 
1813 - 1999

Temple Isaiah records, 1951-2008

In 1950, eighty women formed the League of Jewish Women to help bring together the growing Jewish community of Contra Costa County, Calif.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Temple Isaiah (Congregation) (Lafayette, California)
Size: 
4 cartons, 3 oversize boxes (6.2 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/743 (WJHC 1977.017 AR1)
Dates: 
1951 - 2008

Ethel Fein collection of Congregation Beth Sholom Sisterhood records, 1963-1980

Ethel Fein was the past president and hospitality chairwoman of the Sisterhood of San Francisco's Congregation Beth Sholom.

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Fein, Ethel, 1913-198
Size: 
1 box (.2 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/67

Temple Israel records, 1854-1966.

Ryhim Ahoovim, which translates to "beloved friends," began in 1851 as a Hebrew benevolent society in Stockton, Calif., and

Collection Information
Author / Creator: 
Temple Israel (Stockton, California)
Size: 
1 box (.2 linear feet)
Collection #: 
BANC MSS 2010/645