Hebrew Benevolent Congregation records
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Hebrew Benevolent Congregation records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
Creator: Hebrew Benevolent Congregation (Atlanta, Ga.).
Title: Hebrew Benevolent Congregation records
Dates: 1895-1987, undated
Quantity: 1.0 linear ft. (one record center box)
Identification: ahc.MSS440

Biographical/Historical Note

The Hebrew Benevolent Congregation was founded in 1867. It is known locally at The Temple. Additional historical information about the Hebrew Benevolent Congregation has not been determined.

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains newspaper clippings, pamphlets, meeting minutes, calendar of events, and some correspondence.

Index Terms

Atlanta (Ga.)
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Court records--Georgia--Atlanta
Religious institutions--Georgia

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Hebrew Benevolent Congregation records, MSS 440, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1995


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Container List




11Minutes - Board of Trustees and Executive Committee, 1946-1980
2Annual meetings, 1971-1987
3Nominating committee, 1971-1975
4Financial papers, 1940-1976
5Acquisition of 1573 Peachtree Street (Porter property), 1956-1958
6Correspondence - West Peachtree Street extension, 1956-1958
7Religious education and programs, 1959-1979
8Service programs, 1931-1989
9Lists of marriages and confirmations, 1895-1951
10Programs - confirmations, 1976-1982
11Rabbi Jacob Rothschild - pamphlets and notices, undated
12Rabbi Jacob Rothschild - newspaper clippings, undated
13Rabbi David Marx - newspaper clippings, undated
14Architecture of The Temple - notices, pamphlets, and correspondence, 1958-1974
15Newspaper clippings, 1972-1987
16Temple Couples Club, 1971-1979
17Newspaper clippings - 100 Anniversary, 1967
18Newspaper clippings - 120 Anniversary, 1987
19Pamphlets and notices - anniversaries, 1917-1987
20Newspaper clippings, undated
21Pamphlet - "Synagogue Reference Forms", 1954
22Miscellaneous, undated
23Calendars of events, 1953-1963