Guide to the Collection of the Jewish Family Services of the North Shore (Salem, MA), undated, 1976-2010
 
*I-557

Processed by Xingyan (Jessie) Xu

Jewish Heritage Center at NEHGS

99-101 Newbury St.

Boston, MA 02116

Email: jhcreference@nehgs.org

URL: jewishheritagecenter.org

© 2018  Jewish Heritage Center at NEHGS, Boston, MA. All Rights Reserved.
Machine-readable finding aid created by Xingyan (Jessie) Xu as MS Word document, July 2013. Finding aid was encoded by Christine McEvilly on July 7, 2014. Collection reprocessed by Xingyan (Jessie) Xu in August 2014, with changes to the EAD made by Christine McEvilly, December 2014. Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Jewish Family Services of the North Shore (Salem, Mass.)
Title: Jewish Family Services of the North Shore (Salem, Mass.) Collection
Dates:undated, 1976-2010
Abstract: The Jewish Family Service of the North Shore was founded by a group of Jewish women in the winter of 1897. This collection contains brochures of the Jewish Family Service 100th Anniversary Gatsby Gala in 1997, “Our Community Heroes” - Annual Community Service Awards and Celebration in 2003, 2004 and 2010.
Languages: The collection is in English.
Quantity: .75 linear foot (1 document box)
Identification: I-557
Repository: American Jewish Historical Society
Location: Located in AJHS Boston, MA
Return to the Top of Page

Historical Note

The Jewish Family Service of the North Shore was founded by a group of Jewish women in the winter of 1897. The mission of the JFS of the North Shore is to serve families and individuals in need by improving their quality of life through the rendering of crisis and safety services, including community emergency fund, food programs, care for elders, and connecting individuals to the resources they need.1

Return to the Top of Page

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains brochures of Jewish Family Service 100th Anniversary Gatsby Gala in 1997, “Our Community Heroes”—Annual Community Service Awards and Celebration in 2003, 2004 and 2010. In addition, there are case files which contain documents such as medical records, resettlement plans and contracts. These folders are restricted.

Return to the Top of Page

Arrangement

The collection is arranged into a single series as follows:

Return to the Top of Page

Access and Use

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to all researchers by permission of the Director of Collections and Engagement of the American Jewish Historical Society, except items that are restricted due to their fragility.

Use Restrictions

Information concerning the literary rights may be obtained from the Director of Library and Archives of the American Jewish Historical Society. Users must apply in writing for permission to quote, reproduce or otherwise publish manuscript materials found in this collection. For more information contact:
American Jewish Historical Society, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY, 10011
email: reference@ajhs.org

Return to the Top of Page

Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:
Identification of item, date (if known); Jewish Family Services of the North Shore (Salem, Mass.) Collection; I-557; box number; folder number; Jewish Heritage Center at NEHGS.

Return to the Top of Page

Acquisition Information

Donated by the Jewish Heritage Center of the North Shore in 2013.

Return to the Top of Page

Access Points

This collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Click on a subject to search that term in the Center's catalog. Return to the Top of Page

Container List

The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.

Click the box in the request column to learn more about viewing materials at the Jewish Heritage Center at NEHGS.

 

Series I: Jewish Family Service of the North Shore, Salem, Mass., undated, 1976-2010

English.
Box 1, Folders 1-22.
Arrangement:

Arranged by type of material.

Scope and Content:

See Collection Scope and Content Note.

BoxFolderTitleDateRequest
11100th Anniversary Celebration Gatsby Gala; Honoring Audrey Weinstein1997request_box
12-18Case Files [RESTRICTED]1976-1990request_box
119Miscellaneousundated, 1988request_box
120-22“Our Community Heroes”—Annual Community Service Award and Celebration2003-2004, 2010request_box
Return to the Top of Page