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1: American Jewish Committee: AJC Community Services and Membership Department (ca. 1944 - ca. 1971)
Repository NameCenter for Jewish History, YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
Collection Sizeca. 60 linear feet
Collection Description The American Jewish Committee (AJC) is a Jewish advocacy group established in 1906. It has been described by the New York Times as "widely regarded as ...
2: American Jewish Committee: Domestic Geographic Files (1936 - 1962)
Repository NameCenter for Jewish History, YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
Collection Size48 boxes
Collection Description The collection documents the work of the American Jewish Committee (AJC) and the contacts of its national staff, based in New York City, at the ...
3: American Jewish Congress Records (1916 - 2005)
Repository NameCenter for Jewish History, American Jewish Historical Society
Collection Sizeca. 750 linear feet
Collection Description The American Jewish Congress was founded in 1918 by a group of Jewish American leaders as an umbrella structure for Jewish organizations to represent the American ...
4: Archbishop James Roosevelt Bayley Papers [preliminary description] (1856 - 1877)
Repository NameSt. Mary's Seminary and University, Archives of the Archdiocese of Baltimore [preliminary]
Collection Size4.5 document cases
Collection Description James Roosevelt Bayley (1814-1877) was born at Rye, NY. Initially ordained as an Episcopal minister, he was appointed rector of an Episcopal Church in Harlem. ...
5: Archdiocesan Expansion Program Records (1960 - 1963)
Repository NameSeton Hall University, Msgr. William Noe Field Archives and Special Collections Center
Collection Size1 box
Collection Description In late 1960 Archbishop Thomas A. Boland launched a $25,000,000 Expansion Campaign for the Archdiocese of Newark. The money, to be raised by clergy and volunteers in ...
6: Archdiocesan Institute of Sacred Music (1932 - 1960s)
Repository NameSeton Hall University, Msgr. William Noe Field Archives and Special Collections Center
Collection Size1.75 linear feet (3 boxes)
Collection Description The Archdiocesan Institute of Sacred Music was founded in 1932, with the support of Bishop Walsh, to encourage, expand, and improve the study and provision of ...
7: Archdiocese of Newark 125th Anniversary Records (1977 - 1988)
Repository NameSeton Hall University, Msgr. William Noe Field Archives and Special Collections Center
Collection Size0.5 linear feet (1 box)
Collection Description The Diocese of Newark was founded in 1853 and was elevated to an Archdiocese in 1937. In 1978 the Archdiocese celebrated its 125th anniversary with a mass at ...
8: Archdiocese of Newark: Department of Education Collection (1910 - 1981)
Repository NameSeton Hall University, Msgr. William Noe Field Archives and Special Collections Center
Collection Size9 boxes
Collection Description This collection consists of several categories of records associated with the administration of parochial schools in the Diocese/Archdiocese of Newark. Contents of the collection ...
9: Archdiocese of Newark: Institutions
Repository NameSeton Hall University, Msgr. William Noe Field Archives and Special Collections Center
Collection Size1.5 linear feet (2 boxes)
Collection Description This small collection consists of miscellaneous files on Catholic institutions in the Archdiocese of Newark, including camps, youth groups and a convent. Most of the ...
10: Archdiocese of Newark, Office of Social Concerns Records (1965 - 1976)
Repository NameSeton Hall University, Msgr. William Noe Field Archives and Special Collections Center
Collection Size15 linear feet
Collection Description Founded in 1971 as the Archdiocese of Newark Institute of Social Relations this agency had as its goals “to instill an awareness of the needs of ...