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Box 122, Folder 11

The Pacific Historian 1973, 1982

Scope and Content Note

Copy of article from the Pacific Historian, a publication of the University of the Pacific, vol. 17 No. 4 (Winter 1973) "Religion in Early San Francisco" by Bradford Luckingham and complete and original issue of vol. 26 no. 4 (Winter 1982)
Box 122, Folder 12

Present Tense ca. 1978

Scope and Content Note

Articles taken from Present Tense, a publication of the American Jewish Committee, including "My Uncles Judah and Benzion, A Personal Memoir" by Irena Penzik Narell, and "Report from Los Angeles," by Harriet Rochlin from vol. 5, no. 4 (Summer 1978)
Box 122, Folder 13

The Reconstructionist 1934-1970

Scope and Content Note

Three original and complete issues of the Reconstructionist, vol. XXII No. 14, "The West Coast Issue" from Nov. 1956, vol. XI No. 9 (June 15th, 1945), and vol. XXXI (March 5th, 1965) as well as near complete copy of vol. IX no. 6 (April 30th, 1943), "A Program for Jewish Life Today," reprinted from vol. XVI no. 1 (February 24th, 1950), a copy of "The Reconstructionist Fellowship News from April 1944, and various articles taken from the Reconstructionist including: "Upton Sinclair: Master-Painter of the American Jewish Scene" by Leon Spitz (Dec. 16th, 1955), "Israel Bonds and the American Jewish Community," by Ralph Segalman (Feb. 7th, 1958), "Louis Lipsky at the Age of Seventy Five -- An Interview," by Hannah L. Goldberg (Jan. 25th, 1952), "The Jewish Community and the Serviceman" by Jacob. M. Ott (May 12th, 1944), "Linear History" by Marc L. Raphel (November 13th, 1970), "The Jews of Sweden" by Kurt Wilhelm, and "Jewish Pioneers in the Early American Theater" by Leo Spitz (Oct. 16th, 1959)
Box 123, Folder 1

The Reflex 1928-1935

Scope and Content Note

Articles and excerpts from The Reflex, including "Boyle Heights - A Study in Ghettos" by David Weissman vol. VI, no. 2 (July, 1935), "The High Priest of Farce" by Jean Stephens vol. VII, no. 2 (Jan. 1936), and "Julius Rosenwald The Dreamer" from Aug., 1928
Box 123, Folder 2

The Reform Advocate 1890-1940

Scope and Content Note

Articles and excerpts from the Reform Advocate, published in Chicago as well as a complete original issue from Oct. 3rd, 1896
Box 123, Folder 3

Reform Judaism 1975-2003

Scope and Content Note

Articles taken from Reform Judaism including "How the Jews Created the Comic Book Industry, Part One," from the Fall, 2003 issue, "Jewish Life in the City of Angels" by Kathleen Neumeyer (Fall, 1985), and "San Francisco's Jews�From Peddlers to Philanthropists" by David G. Dalin (November, 1977)
Box 123, Folder 4

The Sabbath Visitor (previously the Hebrew Sabbath School Visitor) 1870-1890

Scope and Content Note

Articles and excerpts, specifically "The Letter Box", taken from The Sabbath Visitor (previously the Hebrew Sabbath School Visitor)
Box 123, Folder 5

The Sacramento Bee 1850-1880 (bulk 1857)

Scope and Content Note

Articles and excerpts from the Sacramento Bee
Box 123, Folder 6

San Diego Jewish Press Heritage 1970-2003

Scope and Content Note

Articles published in San Diego Jewish Press Heritage between 1970 and 2003
Box 123, Folder 7

San Francisco Jewish Tribune 1935-1950

Scope and Content Note

Articles from the San Francisco Jewish Tribune
Box 123, Folder 8

San Francisco Chronicle 1875-1985

Scope and Content Note

Articles and excerpts from the San Francisco Chronicle
Box 123, Folder 9

San Francisco Examiner 1880-1995

Scope and Content Note

Articles and excerpts from the San Francisco Examiner
Box 123, Folder 10

The Scribe 1920-1940

Scope and Content Note

Articles from The Scribe, published in Portland Oregon, between 1920 and 1940
Box 123, Folder 11

Semi-Weekly Southern News 1861, 1862

Scope and Content Note

Articles and excerpts from the Semi Weekly Southern News, published in Los Angeles
Box 123, Folder 12

Southwestern Studies 1964-1965

Scope and Content Note

Articles taken from Southwestern Studies, a publication of Texas Western College Press, including: "Monograph No. 11: El Paso Merchant and Civic Leader from the 1880s through the Mexican Revolution" by Samuel J. Freudenthal edited by Floyd S. Fierman vol. III no. 3 (1965) and "The Spielbergs of New Mexico, Merchants and Bankers, 1844- 1893" by Floyd S. Fierman vol. 1 no. 4 (Winter, 1964)
Box 123, Folder 13

United Synagogue Review 1960-1972

Scope and Content Note

Copies of articles and excerpts from the United Synagogue Review, a publication of the United Synagogue of America, including excerpts from the Winter 1963 issue (vol. 15, no. 4), and "The Bar Mitzvah of the Havurot" by Jacob Neusner from vol. 25 no. 2 (Summer, 1972)
Box 123, Folder 14

The Weekly Gleaner (the Gleaner) 1857-1862

Scope and Content Note

Articles and excerpts from the Weekly Gleaner, later known as The Gleaner, published in San Francisco
Box 123, Folder 15

Westways 1977-2001

Scope and Content Note

Copies of articles and excerpts from Westways, a publication of the Automobile Club of Southern California, including : "The Corwin Chronicles: A Visionary Novelist Celebrates the Poet Laureate of the Golden Age of Radio," by Ray Bradbury (July/August 1999), "98.6 at 100" by Lisa Connolly (November, 1978) and "Jerusalem Printout" by Norman Corwin (April, 1977)
Box 123, Folder 16

World Over 1953-1971

Scope and Content Note

Copy of excerpted article "A Synagogue is Born" by Marian Sackler Lamont (Jan. 23rd, 1953) as well as original article "The Cantor, From the Synagogue's Earliest Days He Has Created and Sung its Music" from 1971, and complete and original issue vol. 25, no. 6 (Dec. 20th, 1963) commemorating the death of John F. Kennedy
Box 123, Folder 17

Miscellaneous (folder 1 of 6) 1860-1949

Scope and Content Note

Articles written between 1860 and 1949 excerpted from a wide variety of miscellaneous journals and series including: "Women as Talmudists" from the Current Jewish Record (March, 1932), "The Hebrew Prophets and Nationalism," by James G. Heller from The New Palestine (Feb. 16th, 1945), "The Case of the Speluncean Explorers in the Supreme Court of Newgarth, 4300" from the Harvard Law Review, vol. 62 (1949), "Jewish Californiana" from the Jewish Word (Sept., 1947), "The Bible and Other Books" by Wilber R. Humphreys from the Michigan Alumnus Quarterly Review vol. LIII no. 24 (July 26th, 1947), "Jesus on Stage, The Passion Play" by M.M. Mangasarian from the Rationalist vol. 4, no. 2 (June 15th, 1915), "The Angelology of the Non-Canonical Jewish Apocalypse," by Harold B. Kuhn from the Journal of Biblical Literature vol. LXVII, Part II (Sept. 1948), "Delsarteism" by David Lesser Lezinsky from the Californian (Jan. 1893), "Thomas Jefferson - Apostle of Religious Rights, His Relations with and Attitude Toward Jews and Judaism" by Clarence I. Freed from the American Hebrew (Dec. 10th, 1937), and "Jewish Criminal Law" by Dr. Max May from the Jewish Layman, as well as original and complete issues of "The Jewish Forum," vol. XXI, no. 6 (July, 1938) and "Psychological Bulletin" vol. 40, no. 3 (March, 1943)
Box 124, Folder 1

Miscellaneous (folder 2 of 6) 1950-1970

Scope and Content Note

Complete and original issues of miscellaneous journals and series published between 1950 and 1970 including: "Mishmar" issued by the Mishmar Book Service, Hahanhaga Haelyona, Israel, no. 25 (November, 1967), "The Cross and the Flag" founded and published by Gerald L. K. Smith, vol. 8 no. 10 (January, 1950), "Historia Judaica, A journal of Studies in Jewish History, Especially in the Legal and Social History of the Jews" vol. XXIII, part 1-2 (April-October, 1961), "The Branding Iron" and publication of The Los Angeles Westerners Corral no. 72 (March, 1965), "Conservative Judaism" published by the Jewish Theological Society of America, vol. XXII no. 3 (Spring, 1968), "Revue des Etudes Juives, Historia Judaica [Review of Jewish Studies, Jewish History]" published by the Sorbonne, 4th series, Tome II, Fascicules 1 and 2 (Jan-June, 1963), Commemorative issue of the Jerusalem Post from May, 1968, "The California Quarterly" vol. 3 no. 2 (1954), and "The Jewish Western Bulletin [of Western Canada]" vol. XXVI, No. 26 (June 30th, 1958)
Box 124, Folder 2

Miscellaneous (folder 3 of 6) 1950-1970

Scope and Content Note

Copies of articles written between 1950 and 1970 excerpted from a wide variety of miscellaneous journals and series including: "Maurice Samuel, Winner of 1967 Jewish Heritage Award for Excellence, 'Writer and Lecturer'" from Jewish Heritage (Winter 1966-1967), "My Days in The Schutzen Game" by Chris T. Westergaard from The American Rifleman (April, 1952), "Therapy in Marriage Counseling" by Dr. Nadia R. Kavinosky from the Journal of Family Welfare vol. II, no. 2 (January, 1956), "The Businessman's Moral Failure" by Louis Finkelstein from Fortune Magazine (Sept. 1958), "Platitudes of Piety: Religion and the Popular Modern Novel," by James D. Hart from the American Quarterly vol. VI no. 4 (Winter, 1954), a complete and original issue of "Fortnight, California's Own Newsmagazine," from Dec. 15th, 1954, and "Occupational Structure of Jews" by Yehezkel Kaufman from the Contemporary Jewish Record
Box 124, Folder 3

Miscellaneous (folder 4 of 6) 1971-2000

Scope and Content Note

Original issues of "Bible and Spade, A Quarterly Digest of Biblical Archaeology" vol. 11, no. 1 (Winter, 1982) and "Issues of the American Council for Judaism" Spring 1995, "The Jewish Chronicle" Sept. 26th, 1980, and "Davka" from Oct. 1973, as well as copies of articles written between 1971 and 2000 excerpted from a wide variety of miscellaneous journals and series including: "Social Challenge and the Courts' Response" by Mathew O. Tobriner from the Lincoln Law Review, vol. VIII, no. 1 (1973), "Jewish Women Pioneers in California History," by Irena Narell from Na'Amat Woman (May/June, 1987), "Salk's Institute" by Tom Harkenrider from California Facilities (March/April, 1995), "The New Exodus" by Jonathan Kirsch from California (July, 1982), "The Other Zion: American Jews and the Meritocratic Experiment," by David Brion Davis from the New Republic (April 12th, 1993), "Haven From the Holocaust: Oswego, New York, 1944-1946" by Lawrence Baron from New York History (January, 1983), and "American Jews in the West" by Robert Levinson from The Western Historical Quarterly, vol. V no. 3 (July, 1974)
Box 124, Folder 4

Miscellaneous (folder 5 of 6) undated

Scope and Content Note

Notes on and about, excerpts from, and research write ups about a variety of series and journals
Box 124, Folder 5

Miscellaneous (folder 6 of 6) undated

Scope and Content Note

Notes on and about, excerpts from, and research write ups about a variety of series and journals
 

2.2 Audio Visual Materials

Scope and Content Note

Includes cassette tapes,and reel to reel recordings. Content includes interviews and lectures by Kramer and others.
Box 139, Folder 1

Lecture - "The Nuclear Family" by Harold Schulweis 1986

Scope and Content Note

Harold Schulweis' lecture "The Nuclear Family" from the series, Jewish Theology and the Sexual Revolution
Box 139, Folder 2

Sermon - "Kabbalah of Tikkun Olam, vol. 1 - A Presentation at the 3rd P'nai Or Kallah" 1989

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi's sermon "Kaballah of Tikkun Olam, vol. 1" distributed by P'nai Or Religious Fellowship
Box 139, Folder 3

Lecture - "Spiritual Eldering: A Workshop" undated

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi's workshop on "Spiritual Eldering"
Box 139, Folder 4

Sermon - "1st, 2nd, and 7th Days of Passover Sermon" 2001

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi David Wolpe's sermons given on the 1st, 2nd, and 7th days of Passover at Sinai Temple
Box 139, Folder 5

Performance -"Los Angeles Hebrew High School Family and Friends" 1992

Scope and Content Note

A collection of folk songs entitled "Family and Friends" performed by students of Los Angeles Hebrew High School
Box 139, Folder 6

Study Session - "God, Spirituality and Ego" 1997 June 14

Scope and Content Note

Minutes of a study session lead by Rabbi Mordecai Finley, PhD on "God, Spirituality and Ego" held at Cong. Ohr Ha Torah on June 14th, 1997
Box 139, Folder 7

Debate - "Yehudah Lev vs. Rabbi Don Aharoni" 1992 December 22

Scope and Content Note

An excerpts from a debate between Yehudah Lev and Rabbi Don Aharoni entitled "Part II - Rebuttals"
Box 139, Folder 8

Lecture - "Lone Star Jews: The Jewish Experience in Texas" undated

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi James Kessler's lecture "Lone Star Jews: The Jewish Experience in Texas" from the 16th annual National Workshop on Christian-Jewish Relations
Box 139, Folder 9

Performance - "1984" undated

Scope and Content Note

The Theatre Guild on the Air's broadcast of "1984," performed at the Belasco Theater courtesy of the American Radio Heritage Institute
Box 139, Folder 10

Performance - "1984" undated

Scope and Content Note

The Theatre Guild on the Air's broadcast of "1984," performed at the Belasco Theater courtesy of the American Radio Heritage Institute
Box 139, Folder 11

Performance - "Stories of the Future" undated

Scope and Content Note

Two rebroadcasts of radio show "Stories of the Future" - side A "The Green Hills of the Earth" and side B " Mars is Heaven" courtesy of the American Radio Heritage Institute
Box 139, Folder 12

Lecture - "1983 Central Conference of American Rabbis" 1983

Scope and Content Note

An excerpt from the 1983 meeting of the Central Conference of American Rabbis about marriage and the family
Box 139, Folder 13

Lecture - "The Inner Meaning of the Fairy Tale" by David Hart 1974

Scope and Content Note

Dr. David Hart's lecture "The Inner Meaning of the Fairy Tale" from the series "Herschel Lymon Presents 'Come to life' Intimate Radio Interviews"
Box 139, Folder 14

Dialogue - "The Jewish Marriage Encounter" with Rabbi John Sherwood 1977 May

Scope and Content Note

An interview-style dialogue about the Jewish Marriage Encounter with Rabbi John Sherwood
Box 139, Folder 15

Television Recording - "Issues in the Jewish Experience - Chasidism" and "Southland Close Up - The Meaning of Mysticism" 1977 March 31 and undated

Scope and Content Note

Side A includes an episode of NBC's educational series "Issues in the Jewish Experience" from 1977 entitled with guest Prof. Allan Berger speaking about "Chasidism" with host Michael Wyschograd (sp?) and Side B includes an episode of Kramer's show "Southland Close-Up" where he discusses the "Meaning of Mysticism"
Box 139, Folder 16

Seminar - "Subliminal Learning Dynamics" with Richard Welch undated

Scope and Content Note

Side A includes excerpts from a seminar hosted by Richard Welch on "Subliminal Learning Dynamics" presented by the Perfect Life Corporation, Side B includes an advertisement for a Botanicals company
Box 139, Folder 17

Lecture - Abba Eban (Aubrey Solomon Meir) at Valley Beth Shalom 1978 November 6

Scope and Content Note

A lecture by Israeli Diplomat and Politician Abba Eban (Aubrey Solomon Meir) at Valley Beth Shalom
Box 139, Folder 18

Services - "Apostolic Faith Home Assembly"/ "Kenny Forman" undated

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from Sunday services at the Apostolic Faith Home Assembly (Side 5) and from services performed by Kenny Foreman (Side 4)
Box 139, Folder 19

Radio Broadcast - Hershel Lymon Memorial Tribute, KPFK 1977 May 22

Scope and Content Note

Mario Casetta's tributary broadcast to Hershel Lymon on KPFK, Los Angeles
Box 139, Folder 20

Lecture - "Jewish Mysticism + Reincarnation" undated

Scope and Content Note

Dr. Brian Weiss' lecture on "Jewish Mysticism and Reincarnation" at Congregation Beth Jacob with an introduction by Dr. Abner Weiss
Box 139, Folder 21

Service - "Rabbi Edgar Magnin Memorial Service" 1984 July 19

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from Rabbi Edgar Magnin's Memorial Services with Kramer's commentary about his experience at the service (one side only)
Box 139, Folder 22

Lecture + Dialogue - "Death and Dying" with Rabbi Levi-Meier undated

Scope and Content Note

A conversation with Rabbi Levi Meier, chaplain at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, about "Death and Dying"
Box 139, Folder 23

Research Notes - "Some Historical Background on Adat Ari El" undated

Scope and Content Note

A recording of an unknown individual reading the archival materials of Valley Jewish Community Center, which became Temple Adat Ari El, including survey/questionnaire results, letters, etc.
Box 139, Folder 24

Radio Broadcast/ Lecture - "Israel Today- Yemenite Music with Teshura" and "2nd Part UCC(?)- Law school lecture"

Scope and Content Note

Side A- episode of "Israel Today" on Yemenite Music with guest Teshura, Side B- "2nd Part UCC"? Law school lecture recording
Box 139, Folder 25

Lecture - Mark Sobel undated

Scope and Content Note

A lecture by Mark Sobel on the occasion of the Sabbath (one side only)
Box 139, Folder 26

Memorial Service - Rabbi Jacob Sonderling undated

Scope and Content Note

A recording of Rabbi Jacob Sonderling's Memorial Service
Box 139, Folder 27

Interview - "The History of Temple Beth Emet, Reform- by Ethyl Ann Kracow" tape 1 1970 March 25

Scope and Content Note

Part 1 of Ethyl Kracow's interview with the first president of Temple Beth Emet of Burbank, Henry "Hank" Blum, as part of her research project, "Temple Beth Emet, the Temple with a Heart" (1970)
Box 139, Folder 28

Interview - "The History of Temple Beth Emet, Reform- by Ethyl Ann Kracow" tape 2 1970 March 25

Scope and Content Note

Part 2 of Ethyl Kracow's interview with the first president of Temple Beth Emet of Burbank, Henry "Hank" Blum, as part of her research project, "Temple Beth Emet, the Temple with a Heart" (1970)
Box 139, Folder 29

Interview - "Deaf Students at California State University Northridge (CSUN)" with Steph Price and Laura Eisenberg undated

Scope and Content Note

Side A - "stories" read by Steph Price (author unknown) Side B - an interview conducted by Kramer's students Steph Price and Laura Eisenberg with a deaf student and staff member of the office of student disability services about the experiences of the deaf at CSUN
Box 139, Folder 30

Interview - "An Interview with Monty Hall by Susan Ettinger and Ellen Schachter" 1976 December 9

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Monty Hall conducted by Kramer's students Susan Ettinger and Ellen Schachter
Box 139, Folder 31

Interview - "Interview with Rabbi Allen Maller of Temple Akiba in Culver City - by Michael A. Feldman" 1969 January 6

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Rabbi Allen Maller of Temple Akiba in Culver City, CA conducted by Michael A. Feldman in conjunction with his final project for Kramer's course, Religion in America (1969)
Box 139, Folder 32

Interview - "The Early Years of the 1939 Club- Appendix - Joe Krakowski, Harry Wasser, Mr. and Mrs. Pratt - by Marsha J. Sayre" tape 1 undated

Scope and Content Note

Part 1 of the interview portion (Appendix) of Kramer's student Marsha J. Sayre's paper "The Early Years of the '1939 Club'" - Side A includes an interview with Joe Krakowski, Side B includes interviews with Harry Wasser and Mr. and Mrs. Pratt
Box 139, Folder 33

Interview - "The Early Years of the 1939 Club- Appendix - Mr. and Mrs. Pratt - by Marsha J. Sayre" tape 2 undated

Scope and Content Note

Part 2 of the interview portion (Appendix) of Kramer's student Marsha J. Sayre's paper "The Early Years of the '1939 Club'" - Side A continues an interview with Mr. and Mrs. Pratt, Side B includes an interview with Mrs. Pratt
Box 139, Folder 34

Interview - "Mickey Cohen - by Mark Roysner" undated

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Mickey Cohen conducted by Mark Roysner
Box 139, Folder 35

Interview - "Los Angeles Section, National Council of Jewish Women, Part II - Interview with Mrs. Jules Kauffman - by George Jenkins" tape 1 April, 1970

Scope and Content Note

Tape 1 of an interview conducted by George Jenkins in conjunction with his paper for Kramer, "The Los Angeles Section of the National Council of Jewish Women," including the first half on an interview with Mrs. Jules Kauffman
Box 139, Folder 36

Interview - "Los Angeles Section, National Council of Jewish Women, Part II - Interview with Mrs. Jules Kauffman - by George Jenkins" tape 2 April, 1970

Scope and Content Note

Tape 2 of an interview conducted by George Jenkins in conjunction with his paper for Kramer, "The Los Angeles Section of the National Council of Jewish Women," including the second half on an interview with Mrs. Jules Kauffman
Box 139, Folder 37

Interview - "Temple Sholom of Ontario - Enclosure, by Elaine Roth" undated

Scope and Content Note

Interviews conducted by Elaine Roth as part of her research project, "Temple Sholom of Ontario" including interviews with Rabbi Mittleman, Mr. and Mrs. Kelber, Mrs. Ida Hechtman of the Temple sisterhood and Mrs. Lawrence, the religious school teacher and head of librarian
Box 139, Folder 38

Interview - "Netanya Chapter Pioneer Women Presidents, Deborah Stein, Rose Moss, Beverly Pleskus - by Hinda Lefkowitz and Fay Stein" 1970

Scope and Content Note

Interviews with past presidents of the Netanya Chapter of Pioneer Women, including Deborah Stein, Rose Moss and Beverly Pleskus, conducted by Hinda Lefkowitz and Fay Stein as part of their research project on Netanya Pioneer Women for Kramer's course "Contemporary Israel," San Fernando Valley State College, 1970
Box 139, Folder 39

Interview - Max Zimmer undated

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Max Zimmer about his family and personal history (interviewer unknown)
Box 139, Folder 40

Interview - Esther Friedman undated

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Esther Friedman (interviewer unknown)
Box 139, Folder 41

Interview - Bernie Shapiro undated

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Bernie Shapiro about his El Caballero Country Club in Tarzana (interviewer unknown)
Box 139, Folder 42

Interview - Harold Eckstein undated

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Harold Eckstein (interviewer unknown)
Box 139, Folder 43

Interview - Art Whizin undated

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Art Whizin (interviewer unknown)
Box 139, Folder 44

Interview - Herman Ballin undated

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Herman Ballin (interviewer unknown)
Box 139, Folder 45

Interview - Meta Buttnick 2001 March 26

Scope and Content Note

An interview with author and historian Meta Buttnick (interviewer unknown) as part of a research project "Making a Historian"
Box 139, Folder 46

Interview - Mort Rogo 2001 March 25

Scope and Content Note

An interview with author and historian Mort Rogo (interviewer unknown) as part of a research project "Making a Historian"
Box 139, Folder 47

Interview - Werner Frank 2001 March 24

Scope and Content Note

An interview with author and historian Werner Frank (interviewer unknown) as part of a research project "Making a Historian"
Box 139, Folder 48

Interview - Jacob J. Lieberman undated

Scope and Content Note

An interview with lawyer Jacob "JJ" Lieberman (interviewer unknown)
Box 139, Folder 49

Interview - "Boyle Heights, Sylvia Fischer- by Ted Levy " undated

Scope and Content Note

An interview with former Boyle Heights resident Sylvia Fischer conducted by Ted Levy
Box 139, Folder 50

Article Reading - "'Hillel at Los Angeles City College' from the B'nai B'rith Messenger, 1941 - by Vicki Blair and Judi Fifer" 1970

Scope and Content Note

An article read by Vicki Blair and Judi Fifer from the B'nai B'rith Messenger, "Hillel at Los Angeles City College" as part of their project "History of Hillel at L.A.C.C. and S.F.V.S.C." prepared for Prof. Kramer's class "Jewish Heritage" Spring, 1970
Box 139, Folder 51

Interviews - "Mimmie Spielberg and Marvin Goldberg of S.F.V.S.C. Hillel - by Vicki Blair and Judi Fifer" 1970 March

Scope and Content Note

Interviews with Mimmie Spielberg and Marvin Goldberg of San Fernando Valley State College Hillel conducted by Vicki Blair and Judi Fifer as part of their project "History of Hillel at L.A.C.C. and S.F.V.S.C." prepared for Prof. Kramer's class "Jewish Heritage" Spring, 1970
Box 139, Folder 52

Lecture - "Intermarriage with Rabbi Bradley Artson" 1993

Scope and Content Note

A lecture by Rabbi Bradley Artson about Intermarriage presented at the Pacific Coast Women's League Conference 1993
Box 140, Folder 1

Radio Broadcast - "Religion on the Line with Dennis Prager" (1 of 2) 1991 November 3

Scope and Content Note

An episode of KABC's "Religion on the Line" with host Dennis Prager including guests Rev. Cap L. Johnson, Rabbi Durschwitz, Father John H. Hampshutz, Father Tom P. Obsramas, and Rev. Vendle Jones
Box 140, Folder 2

Radio Broadcast - "Religion on the Line with Dennis Prager" (2 of 2) 1991 November 3

Scope and Content Note

An episode of KABC's "Religion on the Line" with host Dennis Prager including guests Rev. Cap L. Johnson, Rabbi Durschwitz, Father John H. Hampshutz, Father Tom P. Obsramas, and Rev. Vendle Jones
Box 140, Folder 3

Radio Broadcast - "15th Anniversary of Israel's Independence" 1963

Scope and Content Note

A radio broadcast in commemoration of the 15th anniversary of Israel's independence, "The Land and Its Builders"
Box 140, Folder 4

Memorial Service - "Shlomo Bardin" undated

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from Shlomo Bardin's memorial service
Box 140, Folder 5

Sermon/Service- "A Family Celebrates Passover at Temple Isaiah" undated

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from the Passover services at Temple Isaiah
Box 140, Folder 6

Lecture - "Zionism and the Status of the Jews on the North American continent" undated

Scope and Content Note

An unknown speaker (Rabbi Tannenbaum?) lectures about Zionism, affirmative action, and the status of Jews on the North American continent
Box 140, Folder 7

Lectures - "Adult Education Series -Zvi Bar Amotz and Rabbi Wagner" 1970 March

Scope and Content Note

Side A: Zvi Bar Amotz lectures about "Youth" as part of the Adult Education series at Temple Beth El, March 23rd, 1970; Side B: Rabbi JH Wagner lectures as part of the Adult Education Series at Temple Beth El, March 30th, 1970
Box 140, Folder 8

Performance - "Nabucco" 1987 November 1

Scope and Content Note

Sam Camhi's recording of a performance of Verdi's opera "Nabucco" at the Concordia Club
Box 140, Folder 9

Interview - "Edward Mosk - by Linda Gennes" undated

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Edward Mosk conducted by Linda Gennes as part of her research project for Prof. Kramer's class at San Fernando Valley State College
Box 140, Folder 10

Interview - "Oscar Pattiz" 1970 March 12

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Oscar Pattiz conducted by an unknown interviewer
Box 140, Folder 11

Interviews - "Nate Cooper, Leonard Horwin, and Aaron Riche- by Linda Gennes" April 9 1970

Scope and Content Note

Interviews conducted by Linda Gennes with Nate Cooper, Leonard Horwin, and Aaron Riche conducted as part of her research project from Prof. Kramer's class RS370 at San Fernando Valley State College
Box 140, Folder 12

Interviews - "Rabbi Rabin, Mrs. Rose Berch, and Claire Wolpe - by Linda Gennes" April 9 1970

Scope and Content Note

Interviews conducted by Linda Gennes with Rabbi Rabin, Mrs. Rose Berch, and Claire Wolpe conducted as part of her research project from Prof. Kramer's class RS370 at San Fernando Valley State College
Box 140, Folder 13

Interviews - "Rochelle Schimmel, Betty Karbel by Susan Dixon" April 9 1970

Scope and Content Note

Interviews conducted by Susan Dixon with Rochelle Schimmel and Betty Karbel as part of her research project, "The Establishment of Cong. Beth Meier" for Prof. Kramer's class "Jewish Heritage" at San Fernando Valley State College
Box 140, Folder 14

Interview - "Mrs. Leonora Scheildkraut" (1 of 3) 1970 March 30

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Mrs. Leonora Scheildkraut, interviewer unknown
Box 140, Folder 15

Interview - "Mrs. Leonora Scheildkraut" (2 of 3) 1970 March 30

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Mrs. Leonora Scheildkraut, interviewer unknown
Box 140, Folder 16

Interview - "Mrs. Leonora Scheildkraut" (3 of 3) 1970 March 30

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Mrs. Leonora Scheildkraut, interviewer unknown
Box 140, Folder 17

Interview - "Jerry Rosenfield" undated

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Jerry Rosenfield, interviewer unknown
Box 140, Folder 18

Interviews - "Joseph Loeb" and "Cantor Leon Bennet" undated

Scope and Content Note

Interviews with Joseph Loeb and Cantor Leon Bennet, interviewer unknown
Box 140, Folder 19

Interview - "Mrs. Axe on Dr. Sigmund Frey" undated

Scope and Content Note

An interview with "Mrs. Axe" about her recollections of Dr. Sigmund Frey, interviewer unknown
Box 140, Folder 20

Interview - "Mrs. Axe on Jewish Orphans Home" undated

Scope and Content Note

An interview with "Mrs. Axe" about her recollections of the Jewish Orphans Home, Los Angeles, interviewer unknown
Box 140, Folder 21

Interviews - "The History of Hillel at L.A.C.C. and S.F.V.S.C. with Don Morton and Rabbi Rabin- by Vicki Blair and Judi Fifer" 1970 spring

Scope and Content Note

Interviews conducted by Vicki Blair and Judi Fifer with Don Morton of San Fernando Valley State College Hillel and Rabbi Rabin, Hillel Director as part of their research project, "The History of Hillel at L.A.C.C. and S.F.V.S.C." for Prof. Kramer's Jewish Heritage course, spring, 1970
Box 140, Folder 22

Miscellaneous - "1970 Kramer and Dudley"? undated

Scope and Content Note

Contents unknown
Box 140, Folder 23

Miscellaneous - "Unknown" (1 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

Contents unknown
Box 140, Folder 24

Seminar- "An Afternoon with the Descendants of Jewish Pioneer Families, New Mexico Jewish Historical Society" 2003 June 22

Scope and Content Note

A video recording produced by the New Mexico Jewish Historical Society of their seminar, "An Afternoon with the Descendants of Jewish Pioneer Families"
Box 140, Folder 25

Educational Program -"The National Librarians Association Program #3" 1980 December 4

Scope and Content Note

A video recording produced by the National Librarians Association "Program #3"
Box 140, Folder 26

Miscellaneous - "Unknown" (2 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

Contents unknown
 

2.3 Microfilm

Scope and Content Note

Includes microfilm in the collection, the bulk of which are portions of various series represented throughout the collection and in original form in the "Series/Journals" series.
Box 125, Folder 1

American Hebrew News, Portland (1 of 2) 1893-1900

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 6, No. 5 - Vol. 7 No. 41 (Dec. 1893-Aug. 1900) of the American Hebrew News, Portland, OR
Box 125, Folder 2

American Hebrew News, Portland (2 of 2) 1893-1900

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 6, No. 5 - Vol. 7 No. 41 (Dec. 1893-Aug. 1900) of the American Hebrew News, Portland, OR (copy 2)
Box 125, Folder 3

American Israelite, Cincinnati (1 of 2) 1876-1878

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 26-30 (Jan. 6th, 1876- May 31st, 1878) of the American Israelite (Cincinnati)
Box 125, Folder 4

American Israelite, Cincinnati (2 of 2) 1878-1881

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 30-34 (June 7th, 1878- Dec. 30th, 1881) of the American Israelite (Cincinnati)
Box 125, Folder 5

Asnomean, New York (1 of 3) 1849-1852

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 1-6 (Oct. 26th, 1849-Oct. 14th, 1852) of the Asnomean (New York)
Box 125, Folder 6

Asnomean, New York (2 of 3) 1852-1854

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 7 no. 2 - vol. 10 (Oct. 29th, 1852- Oct. 13th, 1854) of the Asnomean (New York)
Box 126, Folder 1

Asnomean, New York (3 of 3) 1854-1858

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 11 no. 1- vol. 18 (Oct. 20th, 1854- June 4th, 1858) of the Asnomean (New York)
Box 126, Folder 2

B'nai B'rith Messenger, Los Angeles (1 of 7) 1898-1902

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 2 no. 2 - vol. 6 no. 24 (April 29th, 1898-Dec. 31st, 1902) of the B'nai B'rith Messenger, Los Angeles, CA
Box 126, Folder 3

B'nai B'rith Messenger, Los Angeles (2 of 7) 1903-1906

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 7 no. 1 - vol. 10 no. 22 (Jan. 16th, 1903-Dec. 14th, 1906) of the B'nai B'rith Messenger, Los Angeles, CA
Box 126, Folder 4

B'nai B'rith Messenger, Los Angeles (3 of 7) 1907-1909

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 11 - vol. 12 (Jan. 28th, 1907-Dec. 31st, 1909) of the B'nai B'rith Messenger, Los Angeles, CA
Box 126, Folder 5

B'nai B'rith Messenger, Los Angeles (4 of 7) 1910-1913

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 12 no. 24 - vol. 16 (Jan. 12th, 1910-Jan. 17th, 1913) of the B'nai B'rith Messenger, Los Angeles, CA
Box 126, Folder 6

B'nai B'rith Messenger, Los Angeles (5 of 7) 1913-1915

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 17 no. 1 - vol. 19 no. 51 (Jan. 31st, 1913 -Dec. 10th, 1915) of the B'nai B'rith Messenger, Los Angeles, CA
Box 127, Folder 1

B'nai B'rith Messenger, Los Angeles (6 of 7) 1915-1918

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 20 - vol. 22 (Dec. 17th, 1915 -Dec. 27th, 1918) of the B'nai B'rith Messenger, Los Angeles, CA
Box 127, Folder 2

B'nai B'rith Messenger, Los Angeles (7 of 7) 1919-1921

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 23 - vol. 25 (Jan. 3rd, 1919-Jan. 7th, 1921) of the B'nai B'rith Messenger, Los Angeles, CA
Box 127, Folder 3

Hebrew Leader, New York 1867-1870

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 10-16 (April 5th, 1867 - Oct. 7th, 1870) of the Hebrew Leader, New York
Box 127, Folder 4

Hebrew Observer, San Francisco 1868-1870

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 24-26 (Sept. 16th, 1868 - Dec. 30th, 1870) of the Hebrew Observer, San Francisco
Box 127, Folder 5

Jewish Advance, Chicago 1878

Scope and Content Note

Volume 1 (June 14th, 1878 - Nov. 29th, 1878) of the Jewish Advance, Chicago
Box 127, Folder 6

Jewish Chronicle, Baltimore 1875

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 1-2 (Jan. 1st, 1875 - Nov. 19th, 1875) of the Jewish Chronicle, Baltimore
Box 128, Folder 1

Jewish Exponent, Philadelphia (1 of 4) 1887-1890

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 1-6 (April 15th, 1887-March, 1890) of the Jewish Exponent, Philadelphia
Box 128, Folder 2

Jewish Exponent, Philadelphia (2 of 4) 1890-1893

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 7-12 (April 10th, 1890-March, 1893) of the Jewish Exponent, Philadelphia
Box 128, Folder 3

Jewish Exponent, Philadelphia (3 of 4) 1893-1897

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 13-23 (April 14th, 1893-March, 1897) of the Jewish Exponent, Philadelphia
Box 128, Folder 4

Jewish Exponent, Philadelphia (4 of 4) 1897-1900

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 24-30 (April 2nd, 1897-March, 1900) of the Jewish Exponent, Philadelphia
Box 128, Folder 5

Jewish Free Press, St. Louis 1885-1887

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 1 no. 2 -vol. 21 no. 13 (March 6th, 1885- Nov. 25th, 1887) of the Jewish Free Press, St. Louis (missing vol. 1 no. 1, Feb. 27th, 1885, and vol. 14 no. 7, Jan. 22nd, 1886)
Box 128, Folder 6

Jewish Herald, New York/ Boston Hebrew Observer, Boston 1883-1886, 1893-1894

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 1 (June 2nd, 1893-Aug. 31st, 1894) of the Jewish Herald, New York as well as volumes 1-8 (Jan. 5th, 1883- Jan. 1886) of the Boston Hebrew Observer, Boston
Box 129, Folder 1

Jewish Messenger, New York (1 of 9) 1857-1861

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 1-10 (Jan. 2nd, 1857- June 28th, 1861) of the Jewish Messenger, New York
Box 129, Folder 2

Jewish Messenger, New York (2 of 9) 1865

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 17-18 (1865) of the Jewish Messenger, New York
Box 129, Folder 3

Jewish Messenger, New York (3 of 9) 1866-1867

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 19-22 (Jan. 5th, 1866- Aug. 2nd, 1867) of the Jewish Messenger, New York
Box 129, Folder 4

Jewish Messenger, New York (4 of 9) 1867-1869

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 22-25 (Aug. 9th, 1867 - May 28th, 1869) of the Jewish Messenger, New York
Box 129, Folder 5

Jewish Messenger, New York (5 of 9) 1869- 1871

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 25-29 (June 4th, 1869 - March 24th, 1871) of the Jewish Messenger, New York
Box 129, Folder 6

Jewish Messenger, New York (6 of 9) 1871-1873

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 29-33 (March 31st, 1871 - Jan. 3rd, 1873) of the Jewish Messenger, New York
Box 130, Folder 1

Jewish Messenger, New York (7 of 9) 1873-1874

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 33-36 (Jan. 10th, 1873 - Oct. 23rd, 1874) of the Jewish Messenger, New York
Box 130, Folder 2

Jewish Messenger, New York (8 of 9) 1874-1876

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 36-40 (Oct. 30th, 1874 - Aug. 25th, 1876) of the Jewish Messenger, New York
Box 130, Folder 3

Jewish Messenger, New York (9 of 9) 1876-1878

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 40-44 (Sept. 1st, 1876 - Aug. 12th, 1878) of the Jewish Messenger, New York
Box 130, Folder 4

Jewish Outlook, Denver (1 of 2) 1904-1907

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 1 no. 40 - vol. 4 no. 49 (Aug. 5th, 1904 -Oct. 4th, 1907) of the Jewish Outlook, Denver, CO; missing 1904- Sept. 2nd, 30th, Oct. 7th, 14th, Nov. 4th, Dec. 24th, 1905 - Feb. 3rd, 7th, March 3rd, 10th-July 7th, Aug. 25th, Oct. 27th, Nov. 10th, 17th, Dec. 1st, 1906- April 13th, May 25th, Aug. 10th-Sept. 7th, Sept 14th, Dec. 21st, 1907- March 1st, 15th, June 14th
Box 130, Folder 5

Jewish Outlook, Denver (2 of 2) 1907-1909

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 4 no. 50 - vol. 6 (Oct. 11th, 1907 -June 11th, 1909) of the Jewish Outlook, Denver, CO; missing 1908- March 6th, June 26th, Aug. 7th, 21st, Sept. 5th-Oct. 30th, Nov. 6th, 1909- Feb. 26th, March 5th, April 8th, 24th, May 14th
Box 130, Folder 6

Jewish Progress, San Francisco (1 of 10) 1877-1878

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 1-2 of "The Progress" (March 9th, 1877- Dec. 12th, 1877) as well as vol. 3 of the Jewish Progress (March 22nd, 1878-Aug. 2nd 1878) both published in San Francisco
Box 131, Folder 1

Jewish Progress, San Francisco (2 of 10) 1877-1878

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 1-2 of "The Progress" (March 9th, 1877- Dec. 12th, 1877) as well as vol. 3 of the Jewish Progress (March 22nd, 1878-Aug. 2nd 1878) both published in San Francisco (copy 2)
Box 131, Folder 2

Jewish Progress, San Francisco (3 of 10) 1878-1879

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 3-4 (July 19th, 1878-Aug. 22nd, 1879) of the Jewish Progress, San Francisco, CA
Box 131, Folder 3

Jewish Progress, San Francisco (4 of 10) 1879-1882

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 4-6 (Aug. 29th, 1879-July 14th, 1882) of the Jewish Progress, San Francisco, CA; missing 1880- Jan. 30th, May 28th, July 9th, 1881- June 17th, Aug. 5th, Dec. 16th-30th, 1882 Jan. 20th-27th
Box 131, Folder 4

Jewish Progress, San Francisco (5 of 10) 1884

Scope and Content Note

Volume 8, no. 38 (May 2nd, 1884) of the Jewish Progress, San Francisco
Box 131, Folder 5

Jewish Progress, San Francisco (6 of 10) 1884-1887

Scope and Content Note

Volumes 9-11 (Aug. 15th, 1884-March 25th, 1887) of the Jewish Progress, San Francisco, CA
Box 131, Folder 6

Jewish Progress, San Francisco (7 of 10) 1887-1888

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 11, no. 33 - vol. 12, no. 52 (March 25th, 1887-Aug. 3rd, 1888) of the Jewish Progress, San Francisco, CA
Box 132, Folder 1

Jewish Progress, San Francisco (8 of 10) 1890-1891

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 15 no. 1 - vol. 16 no. 18 (Aug. 29th, 1890- Dec. 25th, 1891) of the Jewish Progress, San Francisco, CA
Box 132, Folder 2

Jewish Progress, San Francisco (9 of 10) 1892-1895

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 17, no. 1 - vol. 19, no. 32 (Aug. 26th, 1892 - April 12th, 1895) of the Jewish Progress, San Francisco, CA
Box 132, Folder 3

Jewish Progress, San Francisco (10 of 10) 1887-1888

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 11 no. 33- vol. 12 no. 51 (March 25th, 1887 - July 27th, 1888) of the Jewish Progress, San Francisco
Box 132, Folder 4

Jewish Record, Philadelphia (1 of 4) 1875-1877

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 1 no. 1 -vol. 5 no. 33 (April 16th, 1875 - Nov. 30th, 1877) of the Jewish Record, Philadelphia
Box 132, Folder 5

Jewish Record, Philadelphia (2 of 4) 1877-1880

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 5 no. 33 -vol. 12 no. 13 (Nov. 30th, 1877 - Dec. 3rd, 1880) of the Jewish Record, Philadelphia
Box 132, Folder 6

Jewish Record, Philadelphia (3 of 4) 1880-1883

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 12 no. 14 -vol. 18 (Dec. 10th, 1880 - Dec. 30th, 1883) of the Jewish Record, Philadelphia
Box 133, Folder 1

Jewish Record, Philadelphia (4 of 4) 1884-1886

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 18 no. 16 -vol. 22 (Jan. 4th, 1884 - June 25th, 1886) of the Jewish Record, Philadelphia
Box 133, Folder 2

Jewish South, Richmond, VA (1 of 2) 1893-1897

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 1 no. 1 - vol. 7 no. 26 (Aug. 25th, 1893 - July 9th, 1897) of the Jewish South, Richmond, VA
Box 133, Folder 3

Jewish South, Richmond, VA (2 of 2) 1897-1899

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 8 no. 1 - vol. 10 no. 26 ??? (July 16th, 1897 - July 7th, 1899) of the Jewish South, Richmond, VA
Box 133, Folder 4

Jewish Times, New York (1 of 7) 1869-1870

Scope and Content Note

Volume 1 nos. 1-52 (March 5th, 1869 - Feb. 25th, 1870) of the Jewish Times, New York
Box 133, Folder 5

Jewish Times, New York (2 of 7) 1870-1871

Scope and Content Note

Volume 2 (March 4th, 1870- Feb. 24th, 1871) of the Jewish Times, New York
Box 133, Folder 6

Jewish Times, New York (3 of 7) 1871-1872

Scope and Content Note

Volume 3- vol. 4, no. 33 (March 3rd, 1871-Oct. 10th, 1872) of the Jewish Times, New York
Box 134, Folder 1

Jewish Times, New York (4 of 7) 1872-1874

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 4, no. 34 - vol. 5 (Oct. 18th, 1872- Feb. 20th, 1874) of the Jewish Times, New York
Box 134, Folder 2

Jewish Times, New York (5 of 7) 1874-1875

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 6 no. 1 - vol. 7 no. 25 (Feb. 27th, 1874 - Aug. 20th, 1875) of the Jewish Times, New York
Box 134, Folder 3

Jewish Times, New York (6 of 7) 1875-1878

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 7 no. 26 - vol. 7 no. 52, vol. 8, no. 27- vol. 8 no. 52, and vol. 9 nos. 1-52) (Aug. 27th, 1875 - Feb. 25th, 1876, Sept. 1st, 1876- Feb. 23rd, 1877, March 2nd, 1877- Feb. 22nd, 1878) of the Jewish Times, New York
Box 134, Folder 4

Jewish Times, New York (7 of 7) 1878-1879

Scope and Content Note

Volume 10 (March 1st, 1878- Feb. 1879) of the Reformer and Jewish Times, New York
Box 134, Folder 5

Jewish Voice, St. Louis (1 of 4) 1888-1891

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 1 no. 1 - vol. 11 no. 20 (Jan. 6th, 1888 - Nov. 13th, 1891) of the Jewish Voice, St. Louis; missing issues are noted in the microfilm
Box 134, Folder 6

Jewish Voice, St. Louis (2 of 4) 1891-1895

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 11 no. 20 - vol. 19 no. 13 (Nov. 13th, 1891 - Sept. 27th, 1895) of the Jewish Voice, St. Louis; missing issues are noted on the microfilm
Box 135, Folder 1

Jewish Voice, St. Louis (3 of 4) 1895-1898

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 19 no. 14 - vol. 25 no. 5 (Oct. 4th, 1895- Aug. 5th, 1898) of the Jewish Voice, St. Louis
Box 135, Folder 2

Jewish Voice, St. Louis (4 of 4) 1898 - 1901

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 25 no. 6 - vol. 31 ?? (Aug. 12th, 1898 - May 24th, 1901) of the Jewish Voice, St. Louis
Box 135, Folder 3

Los Angeles Daily Star (1 of 2) 1876

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 11 no. 1 - vol. 12 no. 51 (Jan. 1st 1876- June 30th, 1876) of the Los Angeles Daily Star
Box 135, Folder 4

Los Angeles Daily Star (2 of 2) 1876

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 12 no. 52- vol. 13 ?? (July 1st, 1876 - Dec. 31st, 1876)of the Los Angeles Daily Star
Box 135, Folder 5

The Maccabean, Chicago 1882

Scope and Content Note

Volume 1 nos. 1-4 (January-April/May, 1882) of the Maccabean, Chicago
Box 135, Folder 6

The Menorah, New York (1 of 2) 1886-1888

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 1 no. 1 - vol. 4 no. 6 (July 1886- June 1888) of the Menorah, New York
Box 136, Folder 1

The Menorah, New York (2 of 2) 1888-1890

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 5 no. 1 - vol. 9 no. 6 (July 1888- Dec. 1890) of the Menorah, New York
Box 136, Folder 2

The Occident, Chicago (1 of 3) 1878-1880

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 6 no. 8 - Vol. 7 no. 52 (June 18th, 1878 - April 16th, 1880) of the Occident, Chicago; missing vol. 7, no. 30 (Nov. 14th, 1879)
Box 136, Folder 3

The Occident, Chicago (2 of 3) 1880-1881

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 8 no. 1 - vol. 9 no. 33 (April 23rd, 1880 - Dec. 2nd, 1881) of The Occident, Chicago; missing vol. 8, no. 3 (May 7th, 1880)
Box 136, Folder 4

The Occident, Chicago (3 of 3) 1881-1883

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 9 no. 34 - vol. 11 no. 15 (Dec. 9th, 1881 - July 27th, 1883) of The Occident, Chicago; missing vol. 10, no. 7 (June 2nd, 1882), vol. 11, no. 13 (July 13th, 1883)
Box 136, Folder 5

Public Opinion, San Francisco 1897-1899

Scope and Content Note

Vol. 33 no. 4 - vol. 37 no. 5 (Jan. 1st, 1897- Jan. 7th, 1899) of Public Opinion, San Francisco (ed. I.N. Chonyski)
Box 136, Folder 6

Semi-Weekly Southern News, Los Angeles 1861-1862

Scope and Content Note

Issues of the Semi-Weekly Southern News (Los Angeles) from July 19th, 1861 - July 30th, 1862
Box 137, Folder 1

Sud Californische Post, Los Angeles 1875-1876, 1880

Scope and Content Note

Issues of the Sud Californische Post from April 10th, 1875- Sept. 30th, 1876 and Nov. 29th, 1880- Dec. 25th, 1880
Box 137, Folder 2

1870 Census 1870

Scope and Content Note

Norton Stern's copy of the United States Census of 1870 published by the National Archives of the United States
Box 137, Folder 3

Sacramento, California City Directories (1 of 3) 1861-1871

Scope and Content Note

The city directories for Sacramento, CA from 1861-1862 through 1871 published by Research Publications Inc.'s "U.S. City Directories" series
Box 137, Folder 4

Sacramento, California City Directories (2 of 3) 1876-1880

Scope and Content Note

The city directories for Sacramento, CA from 1876 through 1879-1880 published by Research Publications Inc.'s "U.S. City Directories" series
Box 137, Folder 5

Sacramento, California City Directories (3 of 3) 1880-1881

Scope and Content Note

The city directory for Sacramento, CA from 1880-1881 published by Research Publications Inc.'s "U.S. City Directories" series
Box 137, Folder 6

Marco Newmark Scrapbook undated

Scope and Content Note

"Marco Newmark Scrapbook" published by the American Jewish Periodical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio including Newark's writing, letters, photos, programs and various other materials related the life and work of Marco Newmark
 

2.4 Miscellaneous Source Material and Printed Work

Scope and Content Note

Includes a wide array of secondary source materials. While the bulk to the collections' books are housed at the Huntington Library, books and book excerpts were scattered throughout the collection. This subseries not only includes those books and book excerpts but also book reviews, pamphlets, sermons, and speeches. All books are excerpted and copied unless otherwise noted.
Box 105, Folder 8

Archive Registers and Collection Listings 1978-1993

Scope and Content Note

Various archival registers and finding aids to collections of a variety of libraries and collectors, including: Catalogue 522 Baja California, Register of the Max Mont Collection, Register of the Papers of Benjamin M. Roe, Finding Aid from the Oakland Public Library's "Special Informational Resources," and the Register of the papers of Louis C. Zucker
Box 106, Folder 1

Archive Publications and Studies 1910-1972

Scope and Content Note

Studies based on the collections of and written in cooperation with various libraries and institutions, including: "Chronological Record of Los Angeles City Officials 1850-1938" compiled under the direction of the Municipal Reference Library Los Angeles City Hall from 1938, Occasional Papers of the Claremont Institute for Antiquity and Christianity Number 4, Sutro Branch of the California State Library Occasional Papers No. 4, and "The Jaketown Site in West-Central Mississippi" of the Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History
Box 106, Folder 2

Bibliographies -- Published Guides and Indexes 1940-1993

Scope and Content Note

Published bibliographic compilations, indexes, and guides, some excerpted others complete, including: "The Jewish Press of the World," published by the World Jewish Congress, "100 Books on Hollywood and the Movies," edited by Charles Heiskell and annotated by Kenneth Turan, "Jewish Newspapers and Periodicals on Microfilm" published by the American Jewish Periodical Center (complete), and "History in Headlines, Major Events of the Past 75 Years as Recorded on the Front Pages of the Los Angeles Times," published by the Los Angeles Times (complete)
Box 106, Folder 3

Bibliographies --Catalog Cards undated

Scope and Content Note

Photocopies and write-ups of miscellaneous catalog cards and catalog listings
Box 106, Folder 4

Bibliographies -- miscellaneous undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous bibliographic material including: bibliographic compilations and notes, bibliographies excerpted from other works, and descriptions of bibliographic materials
Box 106, Folder 5

Books -- "California of The Southland" 1937

Scope and Content Note

Original copy of "California and the Southland: A History of the University of California at Los Angeles," published by the University of California at Los Angeles Alumni Association in 1937
Box 106, Folder 6

Books -- "Western Jewry" 1916

Scope and Content Note

Complete copy and miscellaneous excerpts from Martin A. Meyer's book "Western Jewry: As Account of the Achievements of the Jews and Judaism in California," published by Voorsanger's Emanu-El Press, San Francisco, 1916
Box 106, Folder 7

Books -- Annuals -- "American Jewish Yearbook" 1888-1989

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from various volumes of "The American Jewish Yearbook," including volumes from 1888, 1904-1905, 1927-1928, 1975, 1986, and 1989
Box 106, Folder 8

Books -- Annuals -- "Pacific Jewish Annual" 1897-1898

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from various volumes of "the Pacific Jewish Annual" edited by Jacob Voorsanger, including near complete volume 1 (1897), and excerpts from volume 2 (1898)
Box 106, Folder 9

Books -- Annuals -- "Southwest Jewry" 1926, 1927, 1957

Scope and Content Note

Nearly complete copy of "Southwest Jewry" vol. 1 (1926) edited by Joseph L. Malamut as well as excerpts from vol. 2 (1927) and vol. 3 (1957)
Box 107, Folder 1

Books -- Annuals -- "Who's Who in Los Angeles" 1925-1951

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from various volumes of "Who's Who in Los Angeles" edited and published by C.J. Lang including volumes from 1925-1926, 1927-1928, 1928-1929, 1930- 1931, 1932-1933, and 1950-1951
Box 107, Folder 2

Books -- Excerpts, 1800-1900 1800-1900

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from various books published between 1800 and 1900 including: "Lights and Shades in San Francisco" by B. E. Lloyd, "The City of San Francisco and the State of California," several books by Oscar T. Shuck, "Doxey's Guide to San Francisco and the Pleasure Resorts of California," by William Doxey, "A Familiar and Conversational History of the Evangelical Churches of New York" by Robert Carter, and various others
Box 107, Folder 3

Books -- Excerpts, 1900-1929 1900-1929

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from a wide variety of books published between 1900 and 1929, including: "Men Who Made San Francisco" published by Brown and Potter, "A History of the Chamber of Commerce of Los Angeles, California" by Charles D. Willard, "History of the Bar and Bench of California" by Oscar T. Shuck, and a wide variety of other publications and histories
Box 107, Folder 4

Books -- Excerpts, 1930-1969 1930-1969

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from a wide variety of books published between 1930 and 1969 including: "American Jews, Their Lives and Achievements," "110 Years of San Francisco, My Memories" by Victor Pollak, "San Francisco, Magic City," by Cora Older, and a wide variety of others
Box 107, Folder 5

Books -- Excerpts, 1970-2000 1970-2000

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from a wide variety of books published between 1970 and 2000 including: "Jewish Women in America: An Historical Encyclopedia" ed. Paula E. Hyman and Deborah Dash Moore, "San Francisco, The Bay and Its Cities" ed. Gladys Hansen, "The University of California, 1868-1968," by Verne Stadtman, "The Jews of Oregon, 1850-1950" by Steven Lowenstein, "Pio Pico Miscellany" by Martin Cole, "San Francisco, A Chronological and Documentary History, 1542-1970" ed. Robert Mayer, and various others
Box 108, Folder 1

Book Reviews 1950-2000

Scope and Content Note

Book reviews excerpted from a variety of journals, newspapers, newsletters and other periodicals
Box 108, Folder 2

Business Directories 1870-1979 (bulk 1870-1930)

Scope and Content Note

Complete copies and excerpts from various directories of businesses in California and on the Pacific Coast, including: "Condon's Blue Book of Wealth" from 1927, "McKenney's Directories of the Pacific Coast" from 1880-1881, "The Mercantile Agency Reference Book and Key for the Pacific States and Territories" from 1903, "The Pacific Coast Business Directory for 1871-1973" by Henry G. Langley (complete), "Where to Buy in Los Angeles 1931" published by Los Angeles Modes and Apparel Gazette (complete), and "the California Jewish Directory and Advertisers Yellow Pages" of 1979 (complete)
Box 108, Folder 3

Correspondence -- 1800-1900 1800-1900

Scope and Content Note

Copies of correspondence written between 1800-1900, including personal letters WHAT ELSE DO I SAY?? Including a letter written by Mark I. Jacobs in 1881 and a letter from Bernard Sternfels to H. Liebes and Co. from 1868
Box 108, Folder 4

Correspondence --1900-2000 1900-2000

Scope and Content Note

Copies of correspondence written between 1900-2000 including personal letters and professional correspondence WHAT ELSE DO I SAY?? Including a letter from Ella Wormser to her family in 1906, a letter from Douglas Joseph to Harvey R. Horowitz, letters to and from Monte Salvin, a letter from Albert Fields to Senator Humphrey from 1978,
Box 108, Folder 5

Diaries and Journals 1850-1990 (???)

Scope and Content Note

Excerpted portions of various individuals' diaries and journals, including complete pamphlet copies of Charles Parsons' "Montauk Point, Long Island: an 1871 Visit" and William Miles' account "Journal of the Sufferings and Hardships of Capt. Parker H. French's Overland Expedition to California, 1850"
Box 108, Folder 6

Dissertations and Theses 1950-1969

Scope and Content Note

Portions of "Woman Enters Politics: San Francisco's Pioneer Congresswoman, Florence Prag Kahn" by Harriet Hansen, San Francisco State Master's Thesis (1969), "Patterns of Jewish Identification within Third-Generation Jewry in the County of Los Angeles," by Eugene Bender, University of Judaism dissertation (1969), and full copy of "The Cotopaxi Colony" by Flora Jane Satt, University of Colorado Master's Thesis (1950)
Box 108, Folder 7

Dissertations and Theses -- Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion 1969-1974

Scope and Content Note

Portions of theses and dissertations submitted to Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, including, "Abraham Abulafia's Contribution to the Kabbalah," by Rabbi Michael Roth (1969), and "Jewish Religious Life in San Diego, California, 1851-1918" by Ronald D. Gerson (1974)
Box 108, Folder 8

Genealogical and Demographic Materials 1844-1980

Scope and Content Note

Demographic material including membership lists and community surveys, the Jewish Federation Council's 1980 Los Angeles Jewish Community portrait, research notes and compilations entitled "Los Angeles Pioneers 1850-1899," "Civic Service of Jews of Southern California," "Early Jewish Professional Men" and a large packet of notes on the 1870 census, a list of contributors to the Reform Jewish Appeal from 1964, the Overland Monthly's "Record of Marriages and Deaths on the Pacific Coast" from 1872, a "List of Annual Subscribers to the Anglo-Jewish Press" from 1844-1845 published by "Voice of Jacob," and a 1968 study of the "Jugoslav Censes of Population of California 1850-1880" published by the Balkan and Eastern European American Genealogical and Historical Society Quarterly
Box 108, Folder 9

Legal and Financial Records 1860-1983

Scope and Content Note

Copies of various legal and financial records from individuals and institutions including deeds, wills, sales receipts and accounting forms from Levy and Coblentz, M. Levy & Co., The Sutro Baths (Adolph Sutro), The Peace and Progress Society, the City of Paris (store), and the wills of Ben West and Herman Levy
Box 109, Folder 1

Pamphlets and Tracts -- The Reconstructionist Press ca. 1960

Scope and Content Note

Various pamphlets (original) published by the Reconstructionist Press including: "Democracy and Jewish Religion" by Harold Schulweis; "Immortality and Jewish Belief" and "What is Jewish Religion" by Eugene Kohn; "What Can a Modern Jew Believe?, "What is Jewish Religion?" and "The Reconstructionist Movement" by Ira Eisenstein; "A Reconstructionist Views Christianity," "The Ben Torah Plan," and "Reconstructing Jewish Worship" by Emanuel S. Goldsmith; "The Reconstructionist Position," and "The Ideal Congregation" by Alan W. Miller; "God in a Scientific Era," by Eugene Kohn and Harold S. Kushner; "Jewish Law and Ritual" by Jack J. Cohen and Eugene Kohn; "The Aims of Reconstructionism," "Judaism as a Modern Religious Civilization," "The Ten Commandments Today," and "The Organic Jewish Community," by Mordecai M. Kaplan; and "Reconstructionism and Jewish Education" and "A Program for Jewish Life Today"
Box 109, Folder 2

Pamphlets and Tracts -- 1900-1950 1900-1950

Scope and Content Note

Various pamphlets and tracts published between 1900 and 1950 including: "A Man's Place in God's World, A Psychiatrist's Evaluation," by Sol W. Ginsburg (1948), "the Legacy of the Prophets" by Rabbi Raphael H. Levine (1948), "Abraham, A Biography" from the Great Jews Biographies for Children series (copy) by Josephine Kamm and Philip Cohen, "They Got the Blame: The Story of Scapegoats in History," by Kenneth M. Gould (1942), "The Naming of Children in Jewish Folklore, Ritual, and Practice" by Jacob. Lauterbach, "The Trial of Jesus from Jewish Sources," by Rabbi A.P. Drucker (1907), "Contra Goldman, The Case of Judaism Against a Rabbi," by Dr. S.M. Melamed (1931), "Our American Dreyfus Case: A Challenge to California Justice" by Lillian Symes (1935), "Fundamental Principles of Judaism," by Bernard Felsenthal (1918), and "I Governor of California and How I ended Poverty, A True Story of the Future," by Upton Sinclair (1933)
Box 109, Folder 3

Pamphlets and Tracts -- 1950-2000 1950-2000

Scope and Content Note

Various pamphlets and tracts published between 1950 and 2000 including: "New Provisions in the Ketubah" by A. Leo Levin and Meyer Kramer (1955), "Nazi War Criminals Among Us" by Charles R. Allen Jr. (1963), "Religious Symbolism" edited by F. Ernest Johnson (1955), "Hadoar Reader, A Cross Section of Hebrew Writing in America," edited by Elvin I. Kose (1960), "The Concept of a Chosen People in Judaism and Christianity," by. Rev. James Parkes, "Life's Furrows: Shimon Soloveichik, Life and Letters" (1952), "Faith: Religious Observance in the Ghettos and Death Camps as Resistance to the Nazis," by Lenard Liberman, "Fellowship in Prayer" vol. 30, no. 4 (Sept. 1979), "China-Israel" by Louis Shub (1972), and "The Religious Heritage of Southern California, A Bicentennial Survey," published by the Interreligious Council of Southern California (1976)
Box 109, Folder 4

Pamphlets and Tracts -- Resource Guides 1949, 1968, 1996

Scope and Content Note

"Resource Guide for Rabbis on Domestic Violence" published by Jewish Women International (1996), "The Jewish Center Songster, More than 100 Favorite Hebrew, Yiddish and English Songs" edited by Bernard Carp and distributed by the National Jewish Welfare Board (1949), and "Guidelines for a Yiddish Club" published by Maurice M. Rosenthal (1968)
Box 109, Folder 5

Photographs -- Original undated

Scope and Content Note

Various photos published in the WSJHQ with mock-ups of page layouts as well as a photograph of the interior of Temple Sinai in Glendale
Box 109, Folder 6

Photographs -- Copies undated

Scope and Content Note

Photocopies of photographs of individuals, families, and buildings, some with identifying notes and descriptive marginalia
Box 110, Folder 1

Sermons and Speeches 1900-2000

Scope and Content Note

Transcripts and printings of various sermons and speeches given by a variety of individuals, including: "Who is Religious Today" by A. Eustace Haydon (1963), "Religion in Present-Day Jewish Life" by Abba Hillel Silver (1939), "Be Fruitful and Fill the Earth" by Rabbi Roland B. Gittelsohn (1959), "The Cost of Living" by Rabbi Abraham J. Feldman (1948), "The Future of American Judaism" by Barnett R. Bricker (1952), "The Meaning of the Messiah in Jewish Thought," by Dr. Ellis Rivkin (1969), "Is Jefferson's Prophecy Fulfilling?" by Rabbi Joseph Krauskopf (1921), "The American Jewish Adventure" by Dr. Joshua L. Liebman (1948), "Jewish Primary School, A Lecture" by Louis Ginzberg (1907), "Nuremberg, Eichmann and the American Conscience" by Stephen H. Fritchman, "A People Without a Country" by Rabbi Isaac Landman (1914), "Challenges to a New Generation," by Senator Barbara Boxer, "The Book of Esther" by Jim Mattis, "To Fast of Not to Fast" by Rabbi Henry Rabin (1968), and excerpts and copies of a wide variety of others
Box 110, Folder 2

Sermons and Speeches -- "Message of Israel" 1941-1961

Scope and Content Note

Copies of sermons from the "Message of Israel" weekly radio show funded by the Union of American Hebrew Congregations and the United Jewish Layman's Committee from 1941-1961
Box 110, Folder 3

Sermons and Speeches -- "Weekly Religious Message" ca. 1943

Scope and Content Note

Copies of sermons recommended by the National Jewish Welfare Board's Army and Navy Service Division's "Weekly Religious Message for the Jewish Men in the Armed Forces"
Box 110, Folder 4

Sermons and Speeches -- Television and Film Transcripts 1950-1975

Scope and Content Note

Transcripts of television programs and documentary films including: an episode of ABC Television Network's show "Directions" written by Marc Siegel and broadcast Nov. 9th, 1975, a one hour film documentary produced by the Splice of Life Productions titles "The Shvitz aka An Immigrant Experience: The Urban Steambath," and script/transcript of "The First Service - a pageant commemorating the first Jewish Service in the City of Los Angeles One Hundred Years Ago" by Than R. Wyenn
Box 110, Folder 5

Student Papers ca. 1981

Scope and Content Note

Student research papers "Jewish Immigrant Life Cycles," "Russian Jewish Immigrants in Los Angeles and Other Parts of the United States," and "The European Immigrant in Los Angeles: 1910-1928" including a variety of source materials
Box 110, Folder 6

Student Papers -- Interviews 1970-1990

Scope and Content Note

Transcripts and excerpts from student interviews as well as the research papers created around them
Box 110, Folder 7

Studies and Reports -- B'nai B'rith 1954-1991

Scope and Content Note

Community studies and reports commissioned and published by the B'nai B'rith Foundation, including: "American Freedom and Jewish Identity: An Examination into the Meaning of Jewish Life on the Occasion of the Tercentenary" (1954), "Am I My Brother's Keeper? A Program on Race Relations and the Jew" by Harod Bleich, and an excerpt from "Changing Faces of Judaism in America" (1991)
Box 111, Folder 1

Studies and Reports -- California History 1962-1994

Scope and Content Note

Studies and reports about California History, including submissions to the WSJHQ: "Jewish Life in San Francisco, 1905-1910," by Martin Weiner, "That Lurking Prejudice, 1869-1870" by R.J. Chandler, "California and the London Jewish Chronicle, 1850-1880" by Yehuda Geller, "San Diego Pioneering Ladies and Community Contributions" by Audrey R. Karsh, "Northeastern California's Jewish-Named Towns Which Refuse to Die" by Rosaline Levenson, an excerpt from "Glimpses of Jewish Life in San Francisco (History of San Francisco Jewry)" by Michael M. Zarchin, and "'City of Hate Affair' and Anti-Semitism in Elsinore" by Harvey Strum, as well as Mark Sobel's essay on Jewish Education in California
Box 111, Folder 2

Studies and Reports -- Los Angeles Jewish Community 1968-1980

Scope and Content Note

Studies and reports about the Los Angeles Jewish community including: "The Changing Character of the Los Angeles Jewish Community" by Neil C. Sandberg and Gene N. Levine (1979), "The Sephardic Jews of Los Angeles, 1919-1971" by Sally Stern, "Trends and Development in the Sephardic Community of Los Angeles, " by Marlon T. Gruen, "The Germans in Los Angeles County California, 1850-1900" by Lamberta M. Voget, "The Los Angeles Jewish Community, 1850-1900: Degree of Importance of the Los Angeles Jewish Community, 1850-1900" by Bernard Turk, and "A Survey of the Expansion and Mobility of Jewish Synagogues and Populations in the Los Angeles Area, 1850-1960" (no author)
Box 111, Folder 3

Studies and Reports -- "Current Events in Jewish Life" 1960, 1961

Scope and Content Note

Two issues of "Current Events in Jewish Life, A Quarterly Survey" series XIII No. 1 (July-Sept 1960) and No. 4 (April-Sept. 1961)
Box 111, Folder 4

Studies and Reports -- American Jewish Community 1914-1985

Scope and Content Note

Studies and reports about the American Jewish Community including: "The Jewish Social Work Forum" published by Yeshiva University (1963), "Trends in Jewish Education" by Samuel Dinin, "Jewish Immigration to the United States from 1881-1910" by Samuel Joseph (1914), "From Tzedek to Tzedakah: Economic and Social Issues of Concern for Women and Children," by Rabbi Marla J. Feldman (1985), "Jewish Experiences and the Role of the Jewish Community Center" by Reuben Schindler, "Summary of Joint Conference on Religious Holiday Observances in the Public Schools" sponsored by the Synagogue Council of America and the National Community Relations Advisory Council (1949), "Report on the Jewish Community Relations Agencies" sponsored by the National Community Relations Council (1951) "Section One" by R.M. MacIver, "Synagogue Havurot, A Comparative Study" by Gerald B. Bubis, Harry Wasserman, and Alan Lert, and "A Report to the Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions 'Our Own Kind' Voting By Race, Creed, or National Origin" by Moses Rischlin (1960)
Box 111, Folder 5

Studies and Reports --Surveys and Questionnaires 1962-1995

Scope and Content Note

Responses to and reports on surveys and questionnaires including: "Survey-Report on the Bay Cities Area of Los Angeles" by the Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds (1962), "Los Angeles Country Commission on Human Relations: Hate Crimes in Los Angeles County in 1988," excerpts from a report on a Jewish Community Information Poll from 1964, and response forms and completed questionnaires from the San Fernando Valley Project and other surveys
Box 111, Folder 6

Studies and Reports -- Miscellaneous 1918-1976

Scope and Content Note

Various studies and reports including, "Adolescent Identity Diffusion and the Extremist Religious Cult," by Marvin F. Capler, "Experimentation of the Fetus: Policy Proposals," "Crime and its Causes and Remedies" by Cesare Lombroso (1918), "MUSE, Museum Utilization for Student Education," published by the National Endowment for the Humanities, an excerpt from "Knitting the Ravelled Cloth: A Second Look at Clergy Malpractice" by Ben Zion Bergman, and several essays on Molokan heritage
Box 111, Folder 7

Teaching Materials and Syllabi 1957-1987

Scope and Content Note

Teaching guides and recommendations on curriculum as well as syllabi, "Temple Judea Religious School," lecture outlines, and slide presentation transcripts, including: large packet of materials related to primary school education that includes contributions from individuals (Rabbi Kramer, Lawrence Haskew, Louis Schwartzman, and Dorothy Canfield) and organizations (Central Conference of American Rabbis, Union of American Hebrew Congregations), "Basic Bibliography of Judaic Studies Program," published by the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (1961), "Some Guiding Principles for a Conservative Approach to the Teachings of Judaism on God, Man, Torah, and Israel" by Simon Greenberg (1957) syllabi for courses created by Prof. Lewis M. Barth and Rabbi Harry Essrig, and slide commentaries published by Marilyn Fisher and the Consulate General of Israel
Box 112, Folder 1

Yearbooks 1944-1945

Scope and Content Note

Senior Class Album for Fairfax High School, Call of W' 1945, "S.C. Wampus for April, 1944" from the University of Southern California, and "Yanks," Fairfax High Senior Album for the Class of S' 1944
Box 112, Folder 2

Maps 1849-1964

Scope and Content Note

Copies of miscellaneous maps including: "Jewish Population Study Areas Estimated 1964 Jewish Populations" created by the Research Service Bureau of the Jewish Federation-Council of Greater Los Angeles, "Plat of the Rancho Potrero de Felipi Lugo" from 1859, a "Los Angeles City Map" from 1849, "Baedeker Map -- Prussian Territory" from 1897, and "Subdivision of the Abila Tract and Adjoining Lands" from 1877, And a MAP OF THE CITY OF SAN DIEGO FROM???
Box 112, Folder 3

Miscellaneous Ephemera 1900-2000

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous materials including postcards, advertisements and business cards, a Ner Tamid Record Book from the Boy Scouts of America, blank marriage certificates, poster, and other materials
Box 188, Folder 7

Student Papers 1980-1990

Scope and Content Note

Student research papers created for Kramer's classes including "The Swastika Epidemic in LA," by Geoffrey Paige, "Arthur Michelson and The First Hebrew Christian Synagogue," by Emmanuel Steinberg, and "Adventists and the Kosher Law" by Merrilous Wilder Luthas
 

3. William M. Kramer

Scope and Content Note

This series includes all of William Kramer's personal papers unassociated with his research and work with the WSJHA. Subseries include his written work (both published work and drafts as well as his autobiography and dissertation), his sermons and speeches (including those delivered and drafts), materials related to his various careers as a teacher, educator, historian, lawyer, actor and Rabbi, materials related to his family and friends (including photos and ephemera), and other miscellaneous materials and ephemera collected during his life. Kramer's work with Stern and their correspondence appears in the Norton B. Stern series. Kramer's writings in and work as editor of the WSJH Quarterly appears in the Western States Jewish History Association series.
 

3.6 Published Work

Scope and Content Note

This category includes a variety of weekly columns written by Kramer as well as magazine and journal articles, and Kramer's book announcements. This category does not include Kramer's contributions to the Western States Jewish History Quarterly, as they are filled in the WSJHA series.
Box 167, Folder 4

Newspaper Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 1 of 8) 1960-1969

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of Kramer's weekly column, "My Shtetele California," published in Heritage Southwest Jewish Press between 1960 and 1969
Box 167, Folder 5

Newspaper Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 2 of 8) 1970-1979

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of Kramer's weekly column, "My Shtetele California," published in Heritage Southwest Jewish Press between 1970 and 1979
Box 168, Folder 1

Newspaper Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 3 of 8) 1980-1989

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of Kramer's weekly column, "My Shtetele California," published in Heritage Southwest Jewish Press from 1980-1989
Box 168, Folder 2

Newspaper Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 4 of 8) 1990-1994

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of Kramer's weekly column, "My Shtetele California," published in Heritage Southwest Jewish Press from 1990-1994
Box 168, Folder 3

Newspaper Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 5 of 8) 1995-1999

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of Kramer's weekly column, "My Shtetele California," published in Heritage Southwest Jewish Press between 1995 and 1999
Box 168, Folder 4

Newspaper Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 6 of 8) 2000-2004

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of Kramer's weekly column, "My Shtetele California," published in Heritage Southwest Jewish Press between 2000 and 2004
Box 168, Folder 5

Newspaper Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 7 of 8) undated

Scope and Content Note

Undated clippings of Kramer's weekly column, "My Shtetele California," published in Heritage Southwest Jewish Press
Box 168, Folder 6

Newspaper Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 8 of 8) undated

Scope and Content Note

Undated clippings of Kramer's weekly column, "My Shtetele California," published in Heritage Southwest Jewish Press
Box 169, Folder 1

Newspaper Columns - Ex Post Facto (folder 1 of 3) 1979-1984

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of Kramer's weekly column, "Ex Post Facto," published in the Los Angeles Daily Journal from 1979-1984
Box 169, Folder 2

Newspaper Columns - Ex Post Facto (folder 2 of 3) 1985-1989

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of Kramer's weekly column, "Ex Post Facto," published in the Los Angeles Daily Journal from 1985-1989
Box 169, Folder 3

Newspaper Columns - Ex Post Facto (folder 3 of 3) undated

Scope and Content Note

Undated clippings of Kramer's weekly column, "Ex Post Facto," published in the Los Angeles Daily Journal
Box 169, Folder 4

Newspaper Columns- Between the Lines 1957-1962

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of Kramer's column, "Between the Lines" published in Heritage Southwest Jewish Press from 1957-1962
Box 169, Folder 5

Newspaper Columns - The Book Shelf 1960-1961

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of Kramer's book reviews published in a column, "The Book Shelf" in the B'nai B'rith Messenger from 1960-1961
Box 169, Folder 6

Newspaper Columns - Columns Published in Heritage (folder 1 of 6) 1950-1959

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of various columns Kramer wrote published in Heritage Southwest Jewish Press between 1950 and 1959
Box 169, Folder 7

Newspaper Columns - Columns Published in Heritage (folder 2 of 6) 1960-1969

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of various columns Kramer wrote published in Heritage Southwest Jewish Press between 1960 and 1969
Box 169, Folder 8

Newspaper Columns - Columns Published in Heritage (folder 3 of 6) 1970-1979

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of various columns Kramer wrote published in Heritage Southwest Jewish Press between 1970 and 1979
Box 169, Folder 9

Newspaper Columns - Columns Published in Heritage (folder 4 of 6) 1980-1989

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of various columns Kramer wrote published in Heritage Southwest Jewish Press between 1980 and 1989
Box 169, Folder 10

Newspaper Columns - Columns Published in Heritage (folder 5 of 6) 1990-1999

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of various columns Kramer wrote published in Heritage Southwest Jewish Press between 1990 and 1999
Box 169, Folder 11

Newspaper Columns - Columns Published in Heritage (folder 6 of 6) undated

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of various columns Kramer wrote published in Heritage Southwest Jewish Press
Box 169, Folder 12

Newspaper Columns - Columns Published in the Guardian (folder 1 of 3) 1986-1989

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of various columns Kramer wrote for The Guardian, a publication of the Guardians for the Jewish Homes for the Aging of Greater Los Angeles, between 1986 and 1989
Box 169, Folder 13

Newspaper Columns - Columns Published in the Guardian (folder 2 of 3) 1990-1999

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of various columns Kramer wrote for The Guardian, a publication of the Guardians for the Jewish Homes for the Aging of Greater Los Angeles, between 1990 and 1999
Box 169, Folder 14

Newspaper Columns - Columns Published in the Guardian (folder 3 of 3) undated

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of various columns Kramer wrote for The Guardian, a publication of the Guardians for the Jewish Homes for the Aging of Greater Los Angeles
Box 170, Folder 1

Newspaper Columns - Miscellaneous Columns (folder 1 of 4) 1940-1959

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of various columns written by Kramer published between 1940 and 1959
Box 170, Folder 2

Newspaper Columns - Miscellaneous Columns (folder 2 of 4) 1960-1969

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of various columns written by Kramer published between 1960 and 1969
Box 170, Folder 3

Newspaper Columns - Miscellaneous Columns (folder 3 of 4) 1970-2000

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of various columns written by Kramer published between 1970 and 2000
Box 170, Folder 4

Newspaper Columns - Miscellaneous Columns (folder 4 of 4) undated

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of various columns written by Kramer and published (dates unknown)
Box 170, Folder 5

Magazine Articles - Boys and Girls Growing Up 1954

Scope and Content Note

Articles published by Kramer in the magazine "Boys and Girls Growing Up" in 1954
Box 170, Folder 6

Magazine Articles - Westways 1975-1980

Scope and Content Note

Articles published by Kramer in the magazine "Westways," published by the Automotive Club of Southern California
Box 170, Folder 7

Magazine Articles - The Jewish Teacher 1945-1962

Scope and Content Note

Articles published by Kramer in the magazine "The Jewish Teacher," published by the Union of American Hebrew Congregations for use in religious schools
Box 170, Folder 8

Magazine Articles - Miscellaneous 1944-1990

Scope and Content Note

Articles published by Kramer in a variety of magazines
Box 170, Folder 9

Journal Articles - The Jewish Chronicle 1976-1979

Scope and Content Note

Articles published by Kramer in "The Jewish Chronicle" between 1976-1979
Box 170, Folder 10

Journal Articles - The Jewish Digest 1960-1980

Scope and Content Note

Articles published by Kramer in "The Jewish Digest" between 1960 and 1980
Box 170, Folder 11

Journal Articles - Opinion 1946-1948

Scope and Content Note

Articles published by Kramer in "Opinion, A Journal of Jewish Life and Letters" between 1946 and 1948
Box 170, Folder 12

Journal Articles - Miscellaneous (folder 1 of 2) 1940-1959

Scope and Content Note

Various journal articles written by Kramer and published between 1940 and 1959
Box 170, Folder 13

Journal Articles - Miscellaneous (folder 2 of 2) 1960-1999

Scope and Content Note

Various journal articles written by Kramer and published between 1960 and 1999
Box 170, Folder 14

Books - Emperor Norton of San Francisco undated

Scope and Content Note

Manuscript of Introduction to Kramer's book "Emperor Norton of San Francisco"
Box 170, Folder 15

Books - Book Announcements undated

Scope and Content Note

Various press releases and publication announcements for books written by Kramer
Box 188, Folder 3

Books and Pamphlets -- The American West and the Religious Experience 1975

Scope and Content Note

A collection of essays edited by Kramer "The American West and the Religious Experience" including essays by John E. Baur, James E. Sefton, Francis J. Weber, Crerar Douglas, LeRoy L. Lane, F. Patrick Nichelson, and an essay by Kramer and Stern
Box 188, Folder 4

Books and Pamphlets -- The California Religious Experience 1980

Scope and Content Note

An Anthology and Source Book "The California Religious Experience, Nineteenth Century Views" edited by Kramer with Crerar Douglas and Francis J. Weber
Box 188, Folder 5

Books and Pamphlets -- The Los Angeles Jewish Experience 1986

Scope and Content Note

An Anthology and Source Book edited with introduction by William Kramer "The Los Angeles Jewish Experience" including essays by Norton Ster, Reva Clar, and others
 

3.2 Drafts and Manuscripts

Scope and Content Note

This category includes an abundance of drafted work, including drafts of various articles, sermons, and lectures, as well as drafts of larger pieces, including large manuscripts, Kramer's dissertation and his autobiography.
Box 141, Folder 1

Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 1 of 11) 1960-1969

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of Kramer's column "My Shtetele California" written from 1960-1969
Box 141, Folder 2

Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 2 of 11) 1970-1979

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of Kramer's column "My Shtetele California" written from 1970-1979
Box 141, Folder 3

Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 3 of 11) 1980-1989

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of Kramer's column "My Shtetele California" written from 1980-1989
Box 141, Folder 4

Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 4 of 11) 1990-1999

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of Kramer's column "My Shtetele California" written from 1990-1999
Box 141, Folder 5

Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 5 of 11) 2000

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of Kramer's column "My Shtetele California" written in 2000
Box 141, Folder 6

Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 6 of 11) 2001-2003

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of Kramer's column "My Shtetele California" written from 2001-2003
Box 141, Folder 7

Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 7 of 11) undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous drafts of Kramer's column "My Shtetele California"
Box 142, Folder 1

Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 8 of 11) undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous drafts of Kramer's column "My Shtetele California"
Box 142, Folder 2

Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 9 of 11) undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous drafts of Kramer's column "My Shtetele California"
Box 142, Folder 3

Columns -My Shtetele California (folder 10 of 11) undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous drafts of Kramer's column "My Shtetele California"
Box 142, Folder 4

Columns - My Shtetele California (folder 11 of 11) undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous drafts of Kramer's column "My Shtetele California"
Box 143, Folder 1

Columns - Ex Post Facto undated

Scope and Content Note

Various drafts of Kramer's column "Ex Post Facto"
Box 143, Folder 2

Columns - Heritage 1960-2000

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of articles written for Heritage by Kramer from 1960-2000
Box 143, Folder 3

Columns - Miscellaneous (folder 1 of 6) 1940-1999

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of various articles written by Kramer from 1940-1999
Box 143, Folder 4

Columns - Miscellaneous (folder 2 of 6) 2000-2002

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of various articles written by Kramer from 2000-2002, including "Congregation B'nai Bill"
Box 143, Folder 5

Columns - Miscellaneous (folder 3 of 6) 2003-2004

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of various articles written by Kramer from 2003-2004, including "Congregation B'nai Bill"
Box 143, Folder 6

Columns - Miscellaneous (folder 4 of 6) undated

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of various articles written by Kramer
Box 144, Folder 1

Columns - Miscellaneous (folder 5 of 6) undated

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of various articles written by Kramer
Box 144, Folder 2

Columns - Miscellaneous (folder 6 of 6) undated

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of various articles written by Kramer
Box 144, Folder 3

Articles - "Isaac Friedlander, California's Grain King" with Reva Clar undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of article "Isaac Friedlander, California's Grain King" by William Kramer and Reva Clar
Box 144, Folder 4

Articles - "The American Bicentennial, A Jewish Remembrance" 1976

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article "The American Bicentennial, A Jewish Remembrance"
Box 144, Folder 5

Articles - "An Introduction to the Social and Religious History of the Jews of Los Angeles" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "An Introduction to the Social and Religious History of the Jews of Los Angeles"
Box 144, Folder 6

Articles - "A Paper on the Teaching of the Life of Jesus Prepared for the Jewish Religious School" 1944 March

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "A Paper on the Teaching of the Life of Jesus Prepared for the Jewish Religious School" submitted for the Louis Marshall Education Prize at the Jewish Institute of Religion
Box 144, Folder 7

Articles - "The People of Israel in the Land of Israel" 1968

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The People of Israel in the Land of Israel: A brief political, judical, and military review of the relationship of the Jewish people to its homeland from biblical days to the present."
Box 144, Folder 8

Articles - "Young Yehudi Menuhin - An Unauthorized Biography of San Francisco's Child Prodigy" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Young Yehudi Menuhin - An Unauthorized Biography of San Francisco's Child Prodigy"
Box 144, Folder 9

Articles - "The Founding of the Organized Jewish Community of Greater Los Angeles" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The Founding of the Organized Jewish Community of Greater Los Angeles"
Box 144, Folder 10

Articles - "Judaism Has A Future; Has the Synagogue a Future? Some Thoughts For Elul Before the High Holidays"

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Judaism Has A Future; Has the Synagogue a Future? Some Thoughts For Elul Before the High Holidays"
Box 144, Folder 11

Articles - "Joseph and His Brethren: An Essay on Jewish Dreams and Dreamers" 1995 December 23

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's essay, "Joseph and His Brethren: An Essay on Jewish Dreams and Dreamers"
Box 144, Folder 12

Articles - "How Teddy Roosevelt Felt about New York's Jewish Policemen and Other Uniformed Hebrews" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "How Teddy Roosevelt Felt about New York's Jewish Policemen and Other Uniformed Hebrews"
Box 144, Folder 13

Articles - "The Social and Religious Experience of the Jews of Los Angeles" 1980 September 9

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The Social and Religious Experience of the Jews of Los Angeles"
Box 144, Folder 14

Articles - "Sr. Arnold Belkin: The Mexican Jewish Artist from Calgary, Canada, A Memoir of a Jewish Artist" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft and manuscript of Kramer's article, "Sr. Arnold Belkin: The Mexican Jewish Artist from Calgary, Canada, A Memoir of a Jewish Artist" as appeared in WSJHQ
Box 144, Folder 15

Articles - "To Life in El Dorado" undated

Scope and Content Note

Manuscript of Kramer's article, "To Life in El Dorado" with notes and edits
Box 144, Folder 16

Articles - "The Skirball Museum Experience" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The Skirball Museum Experience"
Box 144, Folder 17

Articles - "Pioneer California Judaism" 1980

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Pioneer California Judaism"
Box 144, Folder 18

Articles - "Kristallnacht, The Night of Broken Glass" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Kristallnacht, The Night of Broken Glass"
Box 145, Folder 1

Articles - "Judaism in San Diego, 1850-1905" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Judaism in San Diego, 1850-1905"
Box 145, Folder 2

Articles - "The Upper East Side of Los Angeles: Boyle Heights Memories" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The Upper East Side of Los Angeles: Boyle Heights Memories"
Box 145, Folder 3

Articles - "The Upper East Side of Los Angeles, A Preliminary Essay into Collective Memory" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The Upper East Side of Los Angeles, A Preliminary Essay into Collective Memory"
Box 145, Folder 4

Articles - "Montana's Jewish Pioneers" with Hynda Rudd undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of article, "Montana's Jewish Pioneers" by Hynda Rudd and William Kramer
Box 145, Folder 5

Articles - "The New Jewry of New Mexico" with Hynda Rudd 1979

Scope and Content Note

Draft of article, "The New Jewry of New Mexico" by Hynda Rudd and William Kramer
Box 145, Folder 6

Articles - "San Francisco's Wonderful Emperor Norton" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "San Francisco's Wonderful Emperor Norton: A Look at the Life and Death and Strange Burials of a Gold Rush Californian who was Known as The Emperor of the United States, The Protector of Mexico, and sometimes King of the Jews!"
Box 145, Folder 7

Articles - "The Origins of Jewish Philanthropy in Los Angeles" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The Origins of Jewish Philanthropy in Los Angeles"
Box 145, Folder 8

Articles - "The March of the Latter-day Saints -- Zion and Utah" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The March of the Latter-day Saints -- Zion and Utah"
Box 145, Folder 9

Articles - "American Jewish Artists in the Great Depression, A Memoir-Essay" 1990

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "American Jewish Artists in the Great Depression, A Memoir-Essay" based on a speech given at the Platt Gallery of the University of Judaism, May 6th, 1990
Box 145, Folder 10

Articles - "Hugo Ballin, Artist and Director" 1997

Scope and Content Note

Manuscript of Kramer's article, "Hugo Ballin, Artist and Director"
Box 145, Folder 11

Articles - "Science Fiction and Religion" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Science Fiction and Religion"
Box 145, Folder 12

Articles - "Some Aspects of Meditation in the Jewish Mystical Tradition" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Some Aspects of Meditation in the Jewish Mystical Tradition"
Box 145, Folder 13

Articles - "Some Comments on Metempsychosis in Hinduism and Judaism" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Some Comments on Metempsychosis in Hinduism and Judaism"
Box 145, Folder 14

Articles - "'He Flatters None and Displeases Many': The San Francisco Journalism of I.N. Choynski" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "'He Flatters None and Displeases Many': The San Francisco Journalism of I.N. Choynski"
Box 145, Folder 15

Articles - "The Jewish Annals of San Diego, 1850-1905" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The Jewish Annals of San Diego, 1850-1905"
Box 145, Folder 16

Articles - "A Shopkeeper's Story: The Blue Laws Debate" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "A Shopkeeper's Story: The Blue Laws Debate"
Box 145, Folder 17

Articles -"The Hidden Path of The Family Israel" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The Hidden Path of The Family Israel"
Box 145, Folder 18

Articles - "Jewish Cowboys and Indians" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Jewish Cowboys and Indians"
Box 145, Folder 19

Articles - "The Contribution of Judaism to Principles of Mental Health" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The Contribution of Judaism to Principles of Mental Health"
Box 145, Folder 20

Articles - "Middletown - Typical or Average?" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Middletown - Typical or Average?"
Box 145, Folder 21

Articles - "Dictation from Ruth E. Andersen Re: Larry C. Flynt, with minor editing revisions by William M. Kramer" 1984 June 13

Scope and Content Note

Draft of article written by Ruth E. Andersen about Larry C. Flynt, dictated to and edited by William M. Kramer
Box 145, Folder 22

Articles - "An Only Emperor" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article "An Only Emperor: based on the true facts of the life of Dom Pedro, Emperor of Brazil, 1825, 1891"
Box 145, Folder 23

Articles - "The Subbotniki" April 9 2002

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The Subbotniki"
Box 145, Folder 24

Articles - "Isaac Bashevis Singer, 1904, Poland - 1991, Miami" 1991

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Isaac Bashevis Singer, 1904, Poland - 1991, Miami"
Box 145, Folder 25

Articles - "Harry Lieberman, Artist" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Harry Lieberman, Artist"
Box 145, Folder 26

Articles - "Projected Article on Mohalim and Mohalot" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Projected Article on Mohalim and Mohalot"
Box 145, Folder 27

Articles - "Synagogue Explosion in the Prohibition Era" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Synagogue Explosion in the Prohibition Era"
Box 145, Folder 28

Articles - "The Search" with Leigh Jason undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of article, "The Search" by William Kramer and Leigh Jason
Box 145, Folder 29

Articles - "On the Ball, American Style" undated

Scope and Content Note

Manuscript of Kramer's article, "On the Ball, American Style"
Box 145, Folder 30

Articles - "The Jewish New Year" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The Jewish New Year"
Box 145, Folder 31

Articles - "On Experiencing Ecstasy" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "On Experiencing Ecstasy"
Box 145, Folder 32

Articles - "Gilgul - Pro.Con Compared" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Gilgul - Pro.Con Compared"
Box 145, Folder 33

Articles - "Two Odd Couples: Isaac & Rebecca and Jacob & Esau" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Two Odd Couples: Isaac & Rebecca and Jacob & Esau"
Box 145, Folder 34

Articles - "The Founding of the Organized Jewish Community of Greater Los Angeles" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The Founding of the Organized Jewish Community of Greater Los Angeles"
Box 146, Folder 1

Articles - "The Jewish School of Paris" undated

Scope and Content Note

Kramer's essay on art history and "The Jewish School of Paris"
Box 146, Folder 2

Articles - "Purim Plum Jam" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Purim Plum Jam"
Box 146, Folder 3

Articles - "Hans G. Burkhardt: Artist and Patron of the Arts" 1978

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Hans G. Burkhardt: Artist and Patron of the Arts"
Box 146, Folder 4

Articles- "The Man Behind 'The Spirit of Boyle Heights,' Myer Pranksky (1904-1967)" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The Man Behind 'The Spirit of Boyle Heights,' Myer Pranksky (1904-1967)"
Box 146, Folder 5

Articles - "A Documentary Study of Jewish Religious Life in San Diego from its First Founding to the Building of Its First Synagogue (1851-1889)" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "A Documentary Study of Jewish Religious Life in San Diego from its First Founding to the Building of Its First Synagogue (1851-1889)"
Box 146, Folder 6

Articles - "Aids and the Law- The American and Judaic Experiences" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Aids and the Law- The American and Judaic Experiences"
Box 146, Folder 7

Articles - "All God's Children in the City of Angels" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "All God's Children in the City of Angels"
Box 146, Folder 8

Articles - "Jews and the Bicentennial: A View From the West" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "Jews and the Bicentennial: A View From the West"
Box 146, Folder 9

Articles - "The Origins of Jewish Philanthropy in Los Angeles" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The Origins of Jewish Philanthropy in Los Angeles"
Box 146, Folder 10

Articles - "The Jewish Community Bulletin, A History" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's article, "The Jewish Community Bulletin, A History"
Box 146, Folder 11

Articles - "Two Ancient Hebraic Zodiacs: Beth Alpha and Dura-Europos" 1974

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's essay, "Two Ancient Hebraic Zodiacs: Beth Alpha and Dura-Europos"
Box 146, Folder 12

Articles - "God is God is God" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's essay, "God is God is God"
Box 146, Folder 13

Articles - "The Search" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's essay, "The Search"
Box 146, Folder 14

Articles - "There's Jews in Them Thar Hills" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's essay, "There's Jews in Them Thar Hills"
Box 146, Folder 15

Articles - "From Epicurus to Apikorus" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of Kramer's essay, "From Epicurus to Apikorus"
Box 146, Folder 16

Articles - "The Emergence of Oakland Jewry to 1880" (folder 1 of 5) undated

Scope and Content Note

Notes and drafts of Kramer's series of articles, "The Emergence of Oakland Jewry to 1880"
Box 146, Folder 17

Articles - "The Emergence of Oakland Jewry to 1880- Part II" (folder 2 of 5) undated

Scope and Content Note

Part II of Kramer's series of articles, "The Emergence of Oakland Jewry to 1880"
Box 146, Folder 18

Articles - "The Emergence of Oakland Jewry to 1880 - Part III" (folder 3 of 5) undated

Scope and Content Note

Part III of Kramer's series of articles, "The Emergence of Oakland Jewry to 1880"
Box 146, Folder 19

Articles - "The Emergence of Oakland Jewry to 1880 - Part IV" (folder 4 of 5) undated

Scope and Content Note

Part IV of Kramer's series of articles, "The Emergence of Oakland Jewry to 1880"
Box 147, Folder 1

Articles - "The Emergence of Oakland Jewry to 1880- Part V" (folder 5 of 5) undated

Scope and Content Note

Part V of Kramer's series of articles, "The Emergence of Oakland Jewry to 1880"
Box 147, Folder 2

Articles - Untitled Project - "Chinese in the American West" undated

Scope and Content Note

Notes and drafts of a project about the Chinese in the American West
Box 147, Folder 3

Articles - Untitled Project - "Alcoholism and Jews" undated

Scope and Content Note

Notes and drafts of a project about Alcoholism and Jews
Box 147, Folder 4

Articles - Untitled Project - "Art, Music, and Drama" undated

Scope and Content Note

Notes and drafts of a project about "Art, Music, and Drama"
Box 147, Folder 5

Articles - Miscellaneous long articles undated

Scope and Content Note

Various drafts and excerpts from untitled and miscellaneous articles written by Kramer
Box 147, Folder 6

Script - "Yeshua and the Doctors: A Television Opera in Three Acts" with Leigh Jason undated

Scope and Content Note

A script, "Yeshua and the Doctors: A Television Opera in Three Acts" written by Leigh Jason and William Kramer
Box 147, Folder 7

Book Reviews undated

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of Kramer's reviews of various book including, "Jews on the Frontier: An Account of Jewish Pioneers and Settlers in Early America" by I. Harold Sharfman (1977), "The Protestant Clergy in the Great Plains and Mountain West, 1865-1915" by Ferenc Morton Szasz (1988), "Sholom, America: the Perlstein Success Story," by Eleanor Perlstein Weinbaum (1969), and "Judaism as a Civilization - Toward a reconstruction of American-Jewish Life," by Mordecai M. Kaplan (1981)
Box 147, Folder 8

Editorials undated

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of various editorials written by Kramer
Box 147, Folder 9

Stories, Fiction undated

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of various fictional stories written by Kramer
Box 147, Folder 10

Poems and Poetry undated

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of various poems written by Kramer
Box 147, Folder 11

Books- "Early San Francisco - A Jewish History" ed. William Kramer 1984

Scope and Content Note

Drafts and manuscripts of "Early San Francisco - A Jewish History" edited by William Kramer
Box 148, Folder 1

Books - "The American West and the Religious Experience" ed. William Kramer 1975

Scope and Content Note

Manuscript of "The American West and the Religious Experience" edited by William Kramer
Box 148, Folder 2

Books - "The Life and Times of Rabbi Stephen S. Wise in Portland, Oregon" undated

Scope and Content Note

Draft of "The Life and Times of Rabbi Stephen S. Wise in Portland, Oregon" by William Kramer
Box 148, Folder 3

Books - "The Los Angeles Jewish Experience" ed. William Kramer 1988

Scope and Content Note

Manuscript of "The Los Angeles Jewish Experience" edited by William Kramer
Box 148, Folder 4

Books - "Albert Einstein: His California Years, A Jewish Memoir" (folder 1 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

Manuscript of Kramer's book project, "Albert Einstein: His California Years, A Jewish Memoir"
Box 148, Folder 5

Books - "Albert Einstein: His California Years, A Jewish Memoir" (folder 2 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

Notes and drafts of Kramer's books project, "Albert Einstein: His California Years, A Jewish Memoir"
Box 148, Folder 6

Books - "How They Met Loneliness, An Anatomy of Loneliness and Solitude" ed. William Kramer (folder 1 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

Manuscript of collection of essays, "How They Met Loneliness, An Anatomy of Loneliness and Solitude" edited by William Kramer
Box 148, Folder 7

Books - "How They Met Loneliness, An Anatomy of Loneliness and Solitude" ed. William Kramer (folder 2 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

Manuscript of collection of essays, "How They Met Loneliness, An Anatomy of Loneliness and Solitude" edited by William Kramer
Box 149, Folder 1

Books - Untitled - "California: Earthquakes and Jews" (folder 1 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

Notes and drafts of Kramer's books project, "California: Earthquakes and Jews"
Box 149, Folder 2

Books - Untitled - "California: Earthquakes and Jews" (folder 2 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

Notes and drafts of Kramer's books project, "California: Earthquakes and Jews"
Box 149, Folder 3

Books - Untitled - "A Jew is A Jew is A Jew" undated

Scope and Content Note

Notes and drafts of Kramer's books project, "A Jew is A Jew is A Jew"
Box 149, Folder 4

Miscellaneous drafts (folder 1 of 3) undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous drafts of and various notes about Kramer's writing
Box 149, Folder 5

Miscellaneous drafts (folder 2 of 3) undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous drafts of and various notes about Kramer's writing
Box 150, Folder 1

Miscellaneous drafts (folder 3 of 3) undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous drafts of and various notes about Kramer's writing
Box 150, Folder 2

Dissertation - Abstract (folder 1 of 3) 1965

Scope and Content Note

A draft of Kramer's dissertation abstract for his project, "Signs of the Zodiac in Jewish Art, with Special Reference to the Synagogues of Beth Alpha and Dura- Europos -- An Iconographic Study in Synagogal Archaeology"
Box 150, Folder 3

Dissertation - Notes and Drafts (folder 2 of 3) 1965

Scope and Content Note

Drafts, notes, correspondence and editing notes regarding Kramer's dissertation project, "Signs of the Zodiac in Jewish Art, with Special Reference to the Synagogues of Beth Alpha and Dura-Europos -- An Iconographic Study in Synagogal Archaeology"
Box 150, Folder 4

Dissertation - "Corrections Copy" (folder 3 of 3) 1965

Scope and Content Note

A bound, "Corrections Copy" of Kramer's dissertation, "Signs of the Zodiac in Jewish Art, with Special Reference to the Synagogues of Beth Alpha and Dura-Europos -- An Iconographic Study in Synagogal Archaeology"
Box 151, Folder 1

Autobiography - "Introduction" + "Ancestry" (folder 1 of 13) 2004

Scope and Content Note

Portions of Kramer's autobiographical project entitled "Introduction" and "Ancestry" with notes and edits
Box 151, Folder 2

Autobiography - "Music," "Public School," "Tubby," Theater, Fairyland," and "Family Picnic" (folder 2 of 13) 2004

Scope and Content Note

Portions of Kramer's autobiographical project entitled "Music," "Public School," "Tubby," Theater, Fairyland," and "Family Picnic" with notes and edits
Box 151, Folder 3

Autobiography - "1934 Trip," "Brother Ernie," "College Days," and "Move to Cleveland Heights" (folder 3 of 13) 2004

Scope and Content Note

Portions of Kramer's autobiographical project entitled "1934 Trip," "Brother Ernie," "College Days," and "Move to Cleveland Heights" with notes and edits
Box 151, Folder 4

Autobiography - "JIR," "Scholars," "Food," "Immorality," "Lincoln and Moses," "Books," "Soloveichik," "Invocations," "Abuse," "Holidays," "Kramer, Betty," "Mourning, Living," and "Music" (folder 4 of 13) 2004

Scope and Content Note

Portions of Kramer's autobiographical project entitled, "JIR," "Scholars," "Food," "Immorality," "Lincoln and Moses," "Books," "Soloveichik," "Invocations," "Abuse," "Holidays," "Kramer, Betty," "Mourning, Living," and "Music" with notes and edits
Box 151, Folder 5

Autobiography - "Rabbi Meier on Moses," "Max Zimmer," Art - Flag," "My Home Sweet Home," "Holocaust," "Alaska and Hawaii," "Agriculture," "Cemeteries," "El Al," "Holidays- Passover," "Ross," and "Artists -Friends-Collectors-Sculptors" (folder 5 of 13) 2004

Scope and Content Note

Portions of Kramer's autobiographical project entitled, "Rabbi Meier on Moses," "Max Zimmer," Art - Flag," "My Home Sweet Home," "Holocaust," "Alaska and Hawaii," "Agriculture," "Cemeteries," "El Al," "Holidays- Passover," "Ross," and "Artists -Friends-Collectors-Sculptors" with notes and edits
Box 151, Folder 6

Autobiography - "Peddlers," "Skirball," "Transportation," "Contemporary Temples," " Books and Library," "Health-Beard," "Who is a Jew?" "Edlering," "Black-Jewish Relations," and "Rites of Passage, Bar and Bat Mitzvah" (folder 6 of 13) 2004

Scope and Content Note

Portions of Kramer's autobiographical project entitled, "Peddlers," "Skirball," "Transportation," "Contemporary Temples," " Books and Library," "Health-Beard," "Who is a Jew?" "Edlering," "Black-Jewish Relations," and "Rites of Passage, Bar and Bat Mitzvah" with notes and edits
Box 151, Folder 7

Autobiography - "Big and Small," "Humor," "Camping," "Lady of the Roses," "Not W.K. Education," "Reform Judaism," "Orthodoxy," "Sephardim," "Rabbinate," "Female Rabbis," "Israel, 1952," "Ritual Objects," "Pulpit," and "Conclusion" (folder 7 of 13) 2004

Scope and Content Note

Portions of Kramer's autobiographical project entitled, "Big and Small," "Humor," "Camping," "Lady of the Roses," "Not W.K. Education," "Reform Judaism," "Orthodoxy," "Sephardim," "Rabbinate," "Female Rabbis," "Israel, 1952," "Ritual Objects," "Pulpit," and "Conclusion" with notes and edits
Box 151, Folder 8

Autobiography - Miscellaneous portions (folder 8 of 13) 2004

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous portions of Kramer's autobiography project with notes and edits
Box 151, Folder 9

Autobiography - Miscellaneous portions (folder 9 of 13) 2004

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous portions of Kramer's autobiography project with notes and edits
Box 152, Folder 1

Autobiography - Miscellaneous portions (folder 10 of 13) 2004

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous portions of Kramer's autobiography project with notes and edits
Box 152, Folder 2

Autobiography - Interview (folder 11 of 13) 2004

Scope and Content Note

A transcription of an interview with Kramer about his autobiography
Box 152, Folder 3

Autobiography - Notes (folder 12 of 13) 2004

Scope and Content Note

Notes about Kramer's autobiography
Box 152, Folder 4

Autobiography - Revisions and Additions (folder 13 of 13) 2004

Scope and Content Note

Revisions and additions to Kramer's autobiography
Box 152, Folder 5

Term Papers, Student Work undated

Scope and Content Note

Essays and term papers written by Kramer while in school, including "Reflections on Dreiser's 'American Tragedy,'" "Proselytism and Inter-Marriage: Divergent Views in Midrash Rabbah Ruth," and "What is a Profession? Is Teaching a Profession? Is the Rabbinate a Profession? How Does it Compare with the Role of An Educator or Teacher?"
 

3.3 Sermons and Speeches

Scope and Content Note

Includes drafts and transcripts of sermons, speeches, lectures, and eulogies written and delivered by Kramer.
Box 152, Folder 6

Sermons -- Agudath Sholom Congregation, Lynchburg, VA 1943

Scope and Content Note

Two sermons drafted and delivered during Kramer's time as Rabbi of the Agudath Sholom Congregation, Lynchburg, Virginia
Box 152, Folder 7

Sermons -- Temple Israel, St. Louis, MO (1 of 2) 1943

Scope and Content Note

Sermons Kramer drafted and delivered at Temple Israel in St. Louis, Missouri in 1943
Box 152, Folder 8

Sermons -- Temple Israel, St. Louis, MO (2 of 2) 1943

Scope and Content Note

Sermons Kramer drafted and delivered at Temple Israel in St. Louis, Missouri in 1943
Box 153, Folder 1

Sermons -- Temple Anshe Amonin, Pittsfield, MA 1944-1945

Scope and Content Note

Sermons Kramer drafted and delivered during his time as Rabbi of the Temple Anshe Amonin Congregation, Pittsfield, MA
Box 153, Folder 2

Sermons -- The Temple, Cleveland, OH 1945-1946

Scope and Content Note

Sermons Kramer drafted and delivered during his time as Rabbi of The Temple, Cleveland, OH
Box 153, Folder 3

Sermons -- Beth El Temple, Muncie, IN 1946-1947

Scope and Content Note

Sermons Kramer drafted and delivered during his time as Rabbi of Temple Beth El in Muncie, Indiana
Box 153, Folder 4

Sermons -- Congregation Beth El, San Pedro, CA 1948-1949

Scope and Content Note

Sermons Kramer drafted and delivered during his time as Rabbi of Temple Beth El, San Pedro, CA
Box 153, Folder 5

Sermons -- Temple Beth Israel, Phoenix, AZ 1950-1952

Scope and Content Note

Sermons Kramer drafted and delivered during his time as Rabbi of Temple Beth Israel in Phoenix, Arizona
Box 153, Folder 6

Sermons -- Village Temple, Los Angeles, CA 1956

Scope and Content Note

Two sermons drafted and delivered during his time at Village Temple, Los Angeles, CA
Box 153, Folder 7

Sermons -- West End Reform Synagogue, Los Angeles, CA 1951-1954

Scope and Content Note

Sermons drafted and delivered at the West End Reform Synagogue of the Los Angeles College of Jewish Studies, Los Angeles, CA
Box 153, Folder 8

Sermons -- Temple Israel of Hollywood, Hollywood, CA (folder 1 of 3) 1953-1959

Scope and Content Note

Sermons drafted and delivered during Kramer's time as Rabbi of Temple Israel of Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA
Box 153, Folder 9

Sermons -- Temple Israel of Hollywood, Hollywood, CA (folder 2 of 3) 1960-1962

Scope and Content Note

Sermons drafted and delivered during Kramer's time as Rabbi of Temple Israel of Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA
Box 154, Folder 1

Sermons -- Temple Israel of Hollywood, Hollywood, CA (folder 3 of 3) 1962-1965

Scope and Content Note

Sermons drafted and delivered during Kramer's time as Rabbi of Temple Israel of Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA
Box 154, Folder 2

Sermons -- Temple Beth Emet, Burbank, CA (folder 1 of 2) 1975-1999

Scope and Content Note

Sermons drafted and delivered during Kramer's time as Rabbi of Temple Beth Emet, Burbank, CA
Box 154, Folder 3

Sermons -- Temple Beth Emet, Burbank, CA (folder 2 of 2) 2000-2004

Scope and Content Note

Sermons drafted and delivered during Kramer's time as Rabbi of Temple Beth Emet, Burbank, CA
Box 154, Folder 4

Sermons -- Park City, Utah 1997

Scope and Content Note

Sermons drafted and delivered during Kramer's visit to Park City Utah in 1997
Box 154, Folder 5

Sermons -- Adat Shalom, Westwood, CA 2000-2001

Scope and Content Note

Four sermons delivered at the Adat Shalom Congregation in Westwood, CA
Box 154, Folder 6

Sermons -- Sermons Published as Columns 2000-2004

Scope and Content Note

Several sermons delivered in various locations and then later submitted for publication
Box 154, Folder 7

Sermons -- Eulogies, Bar/Bat Mitzvahs 1940-2003

Scope and Content Note

Sermons given at special occasions including funeral remarks, eulogies, weddings,
Box 154, Folder 8

Sermons -- Miscellaneous (folder 1 of 2) 1940-1960

Scope and Content Note

Various sermons drafted and delivered by Kramer between 1940 and 1960
Box 155, Folder 1

Sermons -- Miscellaneous (folder 2 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous sermons drafted and delivered by Kramer with no dates given
Box 155, Folder 2

Speeches -- Prayers and Invocations 1950-1990

Scope and Content Note

Prayers and invocations Kramer gave at various public institutions, organizations, state gatherings, etc.
Box 155, Folder 3

Speeches -- Mexico, 1970 1970

Scope and Content Note

Speeches made as part of Kramer's trip to Mexico in 1970
Box 155, Folder 4

Speeches -- Western Association of Temple Educators 1958-1963

Scope and Content Note

Speeches addressing the Western Association of Temple Educators made by Kramer as well as papers accompanying the speeches
Box 155, Folder 5

Speeches -- On Jewish Education 1940-1961

Scope and Content Note

Speeches addressing various Jewish education related organizations including, the Los Angeles Bureau of Jewish Education, Hebrew Union College -Jewish Institute of Religion, the Southern California Association of Liberal Rabbis, and the Parent Teacher Association of Clayton, Missouri
Box 155, Folder 6

Speeches and Lectures-- Western States Jewish History 1975-1990

Scope and Content Note

Various speeches and lectures Kramer gave about his historical writings and Western States Jewish History, including, "Emperor Norton I. and California Ethnic History," "Three Jewish-Activist Lawyers of 19th century California�," and "Jewish-Activist Lawyers of Pioneer American California"
Box 155, Folder 7

Lectures -- "On Oriental Religion" 1948

Scope and Content Note

Notes and drafts of a lecture delivered in 1948 "On Oriental Religion.."
Box 155, Folder 8

Lectures -- "Pilgrimage to a Portable Shrine" 1984

Scope and Content Note

Notes and draft of lecture entitled, "Pilgrimage to a Portable Shrine: The Precious Legacy Exhibit From the Jewish Museums of Prague, A Lecture and Slide Presentation"
Box 155, Folder 9

Speeches -- Miscellaneous with titles 1960-1995

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous speeches with titles drafted and delivered between 1960 and 1995, including, "A Consideration of Mysticism Within and Without the Context of Judaism..," "What Passover Means to Me," "Lecture on Judaism and Post-Hitlerian Germany," "On Experiencing Ecstasy," "A Jewish View On the Road to Safety," "Of Law, Religion, and Change," as well as his Farewell Address from Cal State Northridge, and his birthday party remarks on his 70th birthday
Box 156, Folder 1

Speeches -- Miscellaneous without titles 1960-2000

Scope and Content Note

Drafts and transcripts of miscellaneous, untitled speeches given from 1960-2000
Box 156, Folder 2

Sermons and Speeches -- Invitations (folder 1 of 3) 1960-1980

Scope and Content Note

Press releases, invitations, and event announcements from various lectures, speeches, and sermons made by Kramer from 1960-1980
Box 156, Folder 3

Sermons and Speeches -- Invitations (folder 2 of 3) 1981-2004

Scope and Content Note

Press releases, invitations, and event announcements from various lectures, speeches, and sermons made by Kramer from 1981-2004
Box 156, Folder 4

Sermons and Speeches -- Invitations (folder 3 of 3) undated

Scope and Content Note

Press releases, invitations, and event announcements from various lectures, speeches, and sermons made by Kramer without specific dates attached and/or incomplete dates
Box 156, Folder 5

Sermons and Speeches -- Agendas and Meeting Minutes 1940-2004

Scope and Content Note

Agendas, meeting minutes, and programs from conferences and meetings Kramer participated in and attended
 

3.4 Careers

Scope and Content Note

Includes correspondence, written work, notes, personnel files, and intra-organizational communications from various jobs and careers held by Kramer throughout his life.
Box 156, Folder 6

As Actor - Appearances -- L.A. Law 1993

Scope and Content Note

A script from Kramer's appearance on the television show L.A. Law for an episode entitled "Come Rain or Come Schein" written by William M. Finkelstein, Peter Schneider, and Lowenstein
Box 157, Folder 1

As Actor - Appearances -- Life Goes On 1991

Scope and Content Note

Various drafts and copies of a script from Kramer's appearance on the television show Life Goes On for an episode entitled "Jerry's Deli" written by E.F. Wallengren directed by Larry Shaw
Box 157, Folder 2

As Actor - Scripts -- "'A Hundred More Pipers' by Barry Oringer" 1962

Scope and Content Note

A final draft of Barry Oringer's script "A Hundred More Pipers" property of Bing Corsby Productions
Box 157, Folder 3

As Actor - Scripts -- "'Noon on Doomsday' by Rod Sterling" undated

Scope and Content Note

A final draft of Rod Sterling's play "Noon on Doomsday"
Box 157, Folder 4

As Actor- Scripts -- "'Exit Living' by J. Zarchin" 1967

Scope and Content Note

A draft of J. Zarchin's play "Exit Living"
Box 157, Folder 5

As Actor - Scripts -- "Soony Spoon, 'Crimes Below the Waist'" 1987

Scope and Content Note

A draft of script for an episode of NBC's show, "Sonny Spoon," entitled, "Crimes Below the Waist" written by Stephen J. Cannell based upon a story by Stephen J. Cannell, Randall Wallace, Michael Daly, and Dinah Prince
Box 157, Folder 6

As Actor - Scripts -- "Theodor Herzl, An Unauthorized, Posthumous Autobiography" undated

Scope and Content Note

A draft of a script of a play entitled, "Theodor Herzl, An Unauthorized, Posthumous Autobiography" written by an unknown author
Box 157, Folder 7

As Actor -Scripts -- "Jews and History, Part 2, 'The Stage Jew' by Paul David" 1965

Scope and Content Note

A draft of a television program for KNBC entitled, "Jews and History, Part 2, 'The Stage Jew'" written by Paul David
Box 157, Folder 8

As Actor - Scripts -- miscellaneous undated

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of various scripts given to Kramer including "Opening Night" by John Cassavetes, "the Magic Barrel" by Matti Leshem and Laura Spain, and others
Box 157, Folder 9

Radio and Television -- "Wit and Wisdom" (folder 1 of 3) 1966

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of scripts and transcripts from pilot and episodes 1-7 of Kramer's weekly television show, Wit and Wisdom, sponsored by the Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles
Box 157, Folder 10

Radio and Television -- "Wit and Wisdom" (folder 2 of 3) 1966

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of scripts and transcripts from episodes 8-12 of Kramer's weekly television show, Wit and Wisdom, sponsored by the Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles
Box 158, Folder 1

Radio and Television -- "Wit and Wisdom" (folder 3 of 3) undated

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of scripts and transcripts of various episodes of Kramer's weekly television show, Wit and Wisdom, sponsored by the Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles
Box 158, Folder 2

Radio and Television -- KXOK St. Louis 1943-1945

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of sermons delivered as part of Kramer's radio show on KXOK in St. Louis, MS
Box 158, Folder 3

Radio and Television -- "Road of Faith" KBIG, Los Angeles 1953-1956

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of sermons and speeches delivered as part of Kramer's radio show, "Road of Faith" broadcast on KBIG, Los Angeles
Box 158, Folder 4

Radio and Television -- WBRK, Pittsfield, Massachusetts 1943-1945

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of sermons delivered as part of Kramer's radio show on WBRK in Pittsfield, MA
Box 158, Folder 5

Radio and Television -- "Commitment - 'The Tree of Life'" 1984

Scope and Content Note

Internal memo from the Jewish Federation Council concerning their sponsored weekly television show, Commitment, as well as a script from Kramer's episode entitled, "The Tree of Life"
Box 158, Folder 6

As Model undated

Scope and Content Note

Advertisements, photos, magazine cover, soup lid, and greeting cards featuring Kramer as a model
Box 158, Folder 7

As Lawyer -- Law School Records 1979-1985

Scope and Content Note

Class photo, drafts and papers written by Kramer as a student at University of West Los Angeles Law School
Box 158, Folder 8

As Lawyer -- Correspondence 1966-1985

Scope and Content Note

Kramer's correspondence related to his career as a lawyer
Box 158, Folder 9

As Lawyer-- Briefs 1980-1990

Scope and Content Note

Briefs and opinion papers filed by Kramer during his career as a lawyer
Box 158, Folder 10

As Teacher - SFVSC/CSUN -- Personnel Records 1969-1990

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, intra-organizational memorandums, course announcements and other materials related to Kramer's faculty position at San Fernando Valley State College, later California State University Northridge
Box 158, Folder 11

As Teacher - SFVSC/CSUN -- Promotion 1969-1975

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence and intra-office memorandums related to Kramer's promotion to full Professor at San Fernando Valley State College, later California State University Northridge
Box 159, Folder 1

As Teacher - SFVSC/CSUN -- Teaching Materials 1969-1990

Scope and Content Note

Bibliographies, course listings and announcements, syllabi, and other teaching materials created by Kramer for courses he taught at San Fernando Valley State College, later California State University Northridge
Box 159, Folder 2

As Teacher - SFVSC/CSUN -- Course Notes 1968

Scope and Content Note

Course note packets created by Kramer's students based on his 1968 course, "The Jewish Family"
Box 159, Folder 3

As Teacher - University of Judaism 1964-1995

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence related to Kramer's various appointments as guest lecturer and visiting professor at the University of Judaism
Box 159, Folder 4

As Teacher - Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion 1955-1995

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence related to Kramer's time as a student and teacher at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion
Box 159, Folder 5

As Teacher - Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion -- Teaching Materials (folder 1 of 3) undated

Scope and Content Note

Kramer's teaching packet, "Readings in Primary Education -- A Source Book" prepared for Hebrew Union College- Jewish Institute of Religion
Box 159, Folder 6

As Teacher - Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion -- Teaching Materials (folder 2 of 3)

Scope and Content Note

Syllabi and course outlines for course Kramer taught at Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion
Box 160, Folder 1

As Teacher - Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion -- Teaching Materials (folder 3 of 3) 1955-1970

Scope and Content Note

Bibliographies and other course materials created by Kramer in conjunction with courses he taught at Hebrew Union College- Jewish Institute of Religion
Box 160, Folder 2

As Teacher - Teaching Materials and Guides (folder 1 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

Various teaching packets and educational guides created by Kramer, including, "The Israel Bible Book," "Haggadah Shel Chanukah," "Transliterated Hebrew-English Word List for Jewish Nursery Schools and Primary Grades," "Do It Yourself, Book of Hebrew," and "The Jewish Bible Guide"
Box 160, Folder 3

As Teacher - Teaching Materials and Guides (folder 2 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous teaching materials and educational guides created by Kramer
Box 160, Folder 4

As Chaplain -- Personnel Records 1950-1951

Scope and Content Note

Application materials and medical reports related to Kramer's application for Chaplaincy to the Army and Air Force Chaplain Board, as well as National Jewish Welfare Board reports about the Chaplaincy program
Box 160, Folder 5

As Chaplain -- Correspondence 1950-1951

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence with the National Jewish Welfare Board related to Kramer's Chaplaincy
Box 160, Folder 6

As Rabbi -- Temple Israel, St. Louis, Missouri 1943-1944

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence and event programs from Kramer's time as head Rabbi of Temple Israel, St. Louis, as well as a photo and souvenir booklet from the 1943 Confirmation Class
Box 160, Folder 7

As Rabbi -- Temple Anshe Amonin, Pittsfield, Massachusetts 1944

Scope and Content Note

Photos of Kramer taken during his time as Rabbi of Temple Anshe Amonin in Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Box 160, Folder 8

As Rabbi -- The Temple, Cleveland, Ohio (folder 1 of 2) 1944-1946

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, event programs, and photos from Kramer's time as assistant Rabbi to Rabbi Abba H. Silver at The Temple in Cleveland, Ohio
Box 160, Folder 9

As Rabbi -- The Temple, Cleveland, Ohio (folder 2 of 2) 1944-1946

Scope and Content Note

Bound copy and miscellaneous additions of "The Temple Bulletin" from Kramer's time as assistant Rabbi to Rabbi Abba H. Silver at The Temple in Cleveland, Ohio
Box 160, Folder 10

As Rabbi -- Beth El Temple, Muncie, Indiana 1946

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence and photos taken during Kramer's time as Rabbi at Beth El Temple, Muncie, Indiana, as well as a movie "scenario idea" Kramer wrote in 1946
Box 160, Folder 11

As Rabbi -- Congregation Beth El, San Pedro, California 1948-1950

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence and photos taken during Kramer's time as Rabbi of Congregation Beth El, San Pedro, CA
Box 161, Folder 1

As Rabbi -- Temple Beth Israel, Phoenix, Arizona 1951-1986

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence and photos taken during Kramer's time as Rabbi of Temple Beth Israel in Phoenix, Arizona as well as Temple bulletins and correspondence with the Temple following his departure
Box 161, Folder 2

As Rabbi -- Temple Israel of Hollywood (folder 1 of 5) 1950-1990

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, internal memos, meeting minutes, proposals, and other materials from Kramer's time as Rabbi of Temple Israel of Hollywood, California
Box 161, Folder 3

As Rabbi -- Temple Israel of Hollywood (folder 2 of 5) 1950-1970

Scope and Content Note

Sermon transcripts and event programs from Kramer's time as Rabbi of Temple Israel of Hollywood
Box 161, Folder 4

As Rabbi -- Temple Israel of Hollywood (folder 3 of 5) 1950-1970

Scope and Content Note

Photos taken during Kramer's time as Rabbi of Temple Israel of Hollywood
Box 161, Folder 5

As Rabbi -- Temple Israel of Hollywood (folder 4 of 5) 1950-1970

Scope and Content Note

Teaching materials Kramer created during his time as head of the religious school at Temple Israel of Hollywood
Box 161, Folder 6

As Rabbi -- Temple Israel of Hollywood (folder 5 of 5) 1962-1970

Scope and Content Note

Letters, notes, meeting minutes and resolutions related to Kramer's departure from Temple Israel of Hollywood including correspondence related to his libel suit against the Temple's board of directors
Box 161, Folder 7

As Rabbi -- Temple Beth Emet, Burbank (folder 1 of 3) 1965-1996

Scope and Content Note

Kramer's correspondence during his time as Rabbi at Temple Beth Emet, Burbank, California
Box 161, Folder 8

As Rabbi -- Temple Beth Emet, Burbank (folder 2 of 3) 1985-1995

Scope and Content Note

Internal correspondence, meeting minutes and resolutions of the Board of Directors of Temple Beth Emet, Burbank from Kramer's time as Rabbi
Box 162, Folder 1

As Rabbi -- Temple Beth Emet, Burbank (folder 3 of 3) 1975-1996

Scope and Content Note

Photos, event announcements and programs, press releases from Kramer's time as Rabbi of Temple Beth Emet, Burbank, CA
Box 162, Folder 2

As Rabbi -- Ceremonies and Services (folder 1 of 3) 1950-2004

Scope and Content Note

Photos and thank yous from wedding performed by Rabbi Kramer with the names of couples and dates of weddings
Box 162, Folder 3

As Rabbi -- Ceremonies and Services (folder 2 of 3) undated

Scope and Content Note

Photos and thank yous from wedding performed by Rabbi Kramer
Box 162, Folder 4

As Rabbi -- Ceremonies and Services (folder 3 of 3) 1950-2004

Scope and Content Note

Photos and thank yous from Bar and Bat Mitzvahs and other ceremonies performed by Rabbi Kramer
Box 162, Folder 5

As Rabbi -- Miscellaneous undated

Scope and Content Note

Ketubahs and marriage certificates, prayers and sermon materials, and other miscellaneous materials related to Kramer's work as a Rabbi
Box 162, Folder 6

Resumes, Curriculum Vitae, and Cover Letters 1950-2004

Scope and Content Note

Resumes, curriculum vitas, cover letters and biographical summaries of Kramer's career
 

3.7 Family, Friends, and Personal Ephemera

Scope and Content Note

Includes personal mementos, photos, letters and other materials related to Kramer's family and friends, as well as his personal ephemera including portraits, scrapbooks, report cards, bibliographies and catalogs of his art collection, awards and testimonials.
Box 171, Folder 1

Family -- Simon and Jeanette Kramer 1918-1995

Scope and Content Note

Marriage license, wills and other legal documents, death certificates and mortuary records, letters, and notes for Kramer's research about his parents, Simon and Jeanette Kramer
Box 171, Folder 2

Family -- Simon and Jeanette Kramer - Photos 1915-1995

Scope and Content Note

Photos of Kramers' parents, Simon and Jeanette Kramer and their families
Box 171, Folder 3

Family -- Simon and Jeanette Kramer - Correspondence (folder 1 of 2) 1952

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence between Kramer and his parents, Simon and Jeanette Kramer, during his time living in Israel in 1952
Box 171, Folder 4

Family -- Simon and Jeanette Kramer - Correspondence (folder 2 of 2) 1943-1950

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence between Kramer and his parents, Simon and Jeanette Kramer, including letters written during his time in St. Louis in 1943 and other miscellaneous letters
Box 171, Folder 5

Family -- Ernest Kramer 1950-1990

Scope and Content Note

Event announcements and programs from his work as a Cantor and singer, newspaper articles about, and marriage license of Kramer's brother, Ernest, as well as his death certificate and mortuary records
Box 171, Folder 6

Family -- Ernest Kramer - Written Work 1970-1990

Scope and Content Note

Articles and essays written by Kramer's brother Ernest about his work as a psychotherapist
Box 171, Folder 7

Family -- Ernest Kramer - Correspondence 1940-1990

Scope and Content Note

Letters between Kramer's brother Ernest and his family
Box 171, Folder 8

Family -- Ernest Kramer - Family 1970-2004

Scope and Content Note

Letters between Kramer and his brother's various family members, including one of Ernest's wives Penelope and his children Rebecca, Daniel, and Ben
Box 171, Folder 9

Family -- Ernest Kramer - Photos 1970-1990

Scope and Content Note

Photos of Kramer's brother Ernest and his various children and wives
Box 172, Folder 1

Family -- Joan Oppenheim Kramer 1970-2000

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, legal documents, and research notes related to Kramer's first wife Joan Oppenheim Kramer and her connections to the Rosenwald family
Box 172, Folder 2

Family -- Joan Oppenheim Kramer - Ephemera 1960-2000

Scope and Content Note

Visas and passports, mortuary records and autopsy, diplomas and honors given to Kramer's first wife, Joan Oppenheim Kramer, as well as articles and essays she wrote
Box 172, Folder 3

Family -- Joan Oppenheim Kramer - Photos 1950-2000

Scope and Content Note

Photos of Kramer's first wife, Joan Oppenheim Kramer with their sons and her family and friends
Box 172, Folder 4

Family -- Jeremy and Jonathan Kramer 1960-1975

Scope and Content Note

Letters, school work, diplomas, visas and other materials related to the early childhood of Kramers' sons, Jeremy and Jonathan
Box 172, Folder 5

Family -- Jeremy and Jonathan Kramer - photos 1960-1970

Scope and Content Note

Photos of the Kramers' sons, Jonathan and Jeremy, taken during their childhood
Box 172, Folder 6

Family -- Jeremy Kramer 1970-2004

Scope and Content Note

Letters, legal and medical records and correspondence regarding Kramer's son Jeremy Kramer
Box 172, Folder 7

Family -- Jeremy Kramer - Family 1970-2004

Scope and Content Note

Legal records and correspondence of Jeremy Kramer's family including his first wife LuJean and his children Adam, Zachary, Julian, and Aleah
Box 173, Folder 1

Family -- Jeremy Kramer - Photos 1970-2004

Scope and Content Note

Photos of Jeremy Kramer and his family including his first wife LuJean and his children Adam, Zachary, Julian, and Aleah
Box 173, Folder 2

Family -- Jonathan Kramer 1970-2004

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, legal records, diplomas and event programs, and resumes of Kramer's son Jonathan
Box 173, Folder 3

Family -- Jonathan Kramer - Family 1970-2004

Scope and Content Note

Legal records, birth announcements, event programs, and correspondence between Kramer and his son Jonathan's family members, including his former wife Heidi and his children Ben and Shoshanna
Box 173, Folder 4

Family -- Jonathan Kramer - Photos 1970-2004

Scope and Content Note

Photos of Kramer's son Jonathan and his family members, including his former wife Heidi and his children Ben and Shoshanna
Box 173, Folder 5

Family -- Betty Wagner Kramer 1980-2004

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence, awards and event programs, and newspaper articles about Kramer's second wife, Betty Wagner Kramer
Box 173, Folder 6

Family -- Betty Wagner Kramer - Family 1980-2004

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence between Kramer's second wife, Betty Wagner Kramer and various members of her family
Box 173, Folder 7

Family -- Betty Wagner Kramer - Photos 1980-2004

Scope and Content Note

Photos of Kramer's second wife, Betty Wagner Kramer and various members of her family
Box 173, Folder 8

Family -- Miscellaneous 1950-2004

Scope and Content Note

Event programs and correspondence with various other members of Kramer's family
Box 174, Folder 1

Friends -- Appearances undated

Scope and Content Note

Photos of Kramer with various friends taken at various ceremonies, awards shows, dinners and other formal appearances
Box 174, Folder 2

Friends -- Art Shows undated

Scope and Content Note

Photos of Kramer with various friends taken at various art shows he attended
Box 174, Folder 3

Friends -- Miscellaneous undated

Scope and Content Note

Photos of Kramer and his various friends
Box 174, Folder 4

Portraits -- Hand Drawn and Published undated

Scope and Content Note

Greeting cards, posters, and other published portraits of Kramer as well as unpublished, hand-drawn portraits
Box 174, Folder 5

Portraits -- 1996 trip to Petra, Jordan 1996

Scope and Content Note

Photos and portraits taken of Kramer on his 1996 trip to Petra and Jordan
Box 174, Folder 6

Portraits -- 1950 -1961 1950-1961

Scope and Content Note

Photos and portraits of Kramer taken between 1950 to 1961
Box 174, Folder 7

Portraits -- 1961-1969 1961-1969

Scope and Content Note

Photos and portraits of Kramer taken between 1961 to 1969
Box 174, Folder 8

Portraits -- 1970-1980 1970-1980

Scope and Content Note

Photos and portraits of Kramer taken between 1970 to 1980
Box 174, Folder 9

Portraits -- 1980-2004 (folder 1 of 2) 1980-2004

Scope and Content Note

Photos and portraits of Kramer taken between 1980 to 2004
Box 175, Folder 1

Portraits -- 1980-2004 (folder 2 of 2) 1980-2004

Scope and Content Note

Photos and portraits of Kramer taken between 1980 to 2004
Box 175, Folder 2

Photo Albums -- "The Rabbi At Work" 2002

Scope and Content Note

A photo album created for Kramer by Sylvia Aronson in 2002 entitled "The Rabbi At Work"
Box 175, Folder 3

Photo Albums -- "My Favorite Photos" undated

Scope and Content Note

A photo album featuring pictures of Kramer entitled "My Favorite Photos"
Box 175, Folder 4

Photo Negatives undated

Scope and Content Note

Negatives and contact sheets from a variety of unknown reels of photographs and portraits of Kramer
Box 175, Folder 5

Photo Slides undated

Scope and Content Note

Slides of various reels of photos including images of art, classical architecture, and sites in Israel
Box 175, Folder 6

Miscellaneous Photographs undated

Scope and Content Note

Photographs of art, scenery, and other subjects
Box 176, Folder 1

Scrapbook 1945-1955

Scope and Content Note

Scrapbook of newspaper and journal articles Kramer wrote between 1945 and 1955
Box 176, Folder 2

Portraits -- Dave Nagel 1984

Scope and Content Note

A photographic portrait taken by Dave Nagel of Kramer advising two boys in preparation for their bar mitzvahs
Box 176, Folder 3

Portraits -- Bill Freemont (folder 1 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

A photographic portrait of Kramer taken by Bill Freemont
Box 176, Folder 4

Portraits -- Bill Freemont (folder 2 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

A photographic portrait of Kramer taken by Bill Freemont
Box 176, Folder 5

Portraits -- Wayne Johnson undated

Scope and Content Note

A photographic portrait of Kramer taken by Wayne Johnson
Box 176, Folder 6

Portraits -- Miscellaneous (folder 1 of 5) undated

Scope and Content Note

A hand-drawn portrait of Kramer
Box 176, Folder 7

Portraits -- Miscellaneous (folder 2 of 5) undated

Scope and Content Note

Two portraits of Kramer from the 1970s
Box 176, Folder 8

Portraits -- Miscellaneous (folder 3 of 5) undated

Scope and Content Note

A photographic portrait of Kramer
Box 176, Folder 9

Portraits -- Miscellaneous (folder 4 of 5) undated

Scope and Content Note

A photographic portrait of Kramer
Box 176, Folder 10

Portraits -- Miscellaneous (folder 5 of 5) undated

Scope and Content Note

A photographic portrait of Kramer
Box 176, Folder 11

Personal Ephemera -- Photograph undated

Scope and Content Note

A photographic portrait of an unknown Rabbi as he reads from the pulpit
Box 176, Folder 12

Personal Ephemera -- Poster Print undated

Scope and Content Note

A poster of "Haliz at the Fountain" by Feuerbach
Box 176, Folder 13

Personal Ephemera -- Name Plate undated

Scope and Content Note

Name plate "Rabbi Kramer" from Kramer's office or desk
Box 177, Folder 1

Personal Ephemera -- Diplomas and Academic records 1950-1990

Scope and Content Note

Diplomas, report cards, and other academic records from Kramer's various degrees
Box 177, Folder 2

Personal Ephemera -- Honors and Awards 1950-2004

Scope and Content Note

Certificates of achievement and merit, and other honors and awards Kramer received from a variety of institutions and organizations
Box 177, Folder 3

Personal Ephemera -- Certifications 1950-2004

Scope and Content Note

Certificates of completion of courses and examinations required for Kramer's various professional careers
Box 177, Folder 4

Personal Ephemera -- Legal and Financial Records 1950-2004

Scope and Content Note

Last will and testament, contracts, donations, copyrights and other legal and Kramer's other legal and financial records
Box 177, Folder 5

Personal Ephemera -- Resumes, CVs, and Biographical Sketches 1950-2001

Scope and Content Note

Vitae and Curriculum Vitae, resumes, and biographical sketches introducing Kramer's professional accomplishments and career
Box 177, Folder 6

Personal Ephemera -- Music undated

Scope and Content Note

Hymns and other musical compositions written by Kramer
Box 177, Folder 7

Personal Ephemera -- Poetry 1927-1930

Scope and Content Note

Poems Kramer wrote as a child and assembled into a collection called "Poems"
Box 177, Folder 8

Personal Ephemera -- Prayer Books undated

Scope and Content Note

"Form of Prayers for the Feast of the New-Year (with English translation)" published by Hebrew Publishing Company, 1900 and "The Divine Service of American Israelites For the New Year" by Isaac M. Wise, published by Bloch & Co. Publishers, 1866
Box 177, Folder 9

Personal Ephemera -- Miscellaneous 1950-2004

Scope and Content Note

Commemorative pins, passports, membership cards, birth certificate and marriage licenses, and Kramer's other personal ephemera
Box 178, Folder 1

Personal Ephemera -- Art Collection (folder 1 of 3) undated

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence about, drafts of registers and catalogs of Kramer's art collection
Box 178, Folder 2

Personal Ephemera -- Art Collection (folder 2 of 3) August, 1984

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of a register/catalog of Kramer's art collection he attempted to create in 1984
Box 178, Folder 3

Personal Ephemera -- Art Collection (folder 3 of 3) 1960-1990

Scope and Content Note

Programs from and invitations to events showcasing portions of Kramer's art collection
Box 178, Folder 4

Personal Ephemera -- Book Archive undated

Scope and Content Note

A register/catalog of Kramer's book collection
Box 178, Folder 5

Personal Ephemera -- Kramer Bibliography 1986

Scope and Content Note

A bibliography of Kramer's work compiled by Nancy L. Barth in 1986
Box 178, Folder 6

Personal Ephemera -- Tributes and Testimonials (folder 1 of 8) 1944-1956

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles and other tributes and testimonials to Kramer written between 1944 and 1956
Box 178, Folder 7

Personal Ephemera -- Tributes and Testimonials (folder 2 of 8) 1957-1963

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles and other tributes and testimonials to Kramer written between 1957 and 1963
Box 178, Folder 8

Personal Ephemera -- Tributes and Testimonials (folder 3 of 8) 1964-1971

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles and other tributes and testimonials to Kramer written between 1964 and 1971
Box 178, Folder 9

Personal Ephemera -- Tributes and Testimonials (folder 4 of 8) 1972-1979

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles and other tributes and testimonials to Kramer written between 1972 and 1979
Box 179, Folder 1

Personal Ephemera -- Tributes and Testimonials (folder 5 of 8) 1980-1989

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles and other tributes and testimonials to Kramer written between 1980 and 1989
Box 179, Folder 2

Personal Ephemera -- Tributes and Testimonials (folder 6 of 8) 1990-1999

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles and other tributes and testimonials to Kramer written between 1990 and 1999
Box 179, Folder 3

Personal Ephemera -- Tributes and Testimonials (folder 7 of 8) 2000-2004

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles and other tributes and testimonials to Kramer written between 2000 and 2004
Box 179, Folder 4

Personal Ephemera -- Tributes and Testimonials (folder 8 of 8) undated

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper articles and other tributes and testimonials to Kramer
Box 179, Folder 5

Personal Ephemera -- Interviews undated

Scope and Content Note

Transcripts of interviews with Kramer
 

3.5 Correspondence

Scope and Content Note

Includes Kramer's personal and professional correspondence, distributed into categories including "thank you" letters, correspondence related to his donations and appearances, and his recurrent correspondence with individuals and organizations.
Box 162, Folder 7

Correspondence with Barry Abel 1980-2000

Scope and Content Note

Letters between Kramer and Barry Abel including samples of Abel's writing he sent to Kramer
Box 162, Folder 8

Correspondence with Bob Adams 1970-1975

Scope and Content Note

Letters between Kramer and Bob Adams of the Seminario Teologico Bautista Internacional
Box 162, Folder 9

Correspondence with Sherill C. Corwin 1950-1970

Scope and Content Note

Letters between Kramer and filmmaker Sherill C. Corwin
Box 162, Folder 10

Correspondence with Bruce C. Corwin 1980-1990

Scope and Content Note

Letters between Kramer and Bruce C. Corwin
Box 162, Folder 11

Correspondence with Rabbi Moshe Davidowitz 1960-1975

Scope and Content Note

Letters between Kramer and Rabbi Moshe Davidowitz of Temple Sholom in Greenwich, CT
Box 162, Folder 12

Correspondence with Rabbi Albert Friedlander 1960-1965

Scope and Content Note

Letters between Kramer and Rabbi Albert Friedlander of Columbia University
Box 162, Folder 13

Correspondence with Rabbi Joel S. Goor 1960-1975

Scope and Content Note

Letters between Kramer and Rabbi Joel S. Goor of Temple Solel in San Diego, CA
Box 162, Folder 14

Correspondence with Jacob Marcus 1970-1990

Scope and Content Note

Letters between Kramer and Dr. Jacob Marcus of the American Jewish Archives
Box 162, Folder 15

Correspondence with Stanley Mosk 1975-1995

Scope and Content Note

Letters between Kramer and Judge Stanley Mosk of the Supreme Court of California
Box 163, Folder 1

Correspondence with Thelma Ruby 1950-1995

Scope and Content Note

Letters between Kramer and Thelma Ruby
Box 163, Folder 2

Appearances -- Jewish Chautauqua Society 1960-1970

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence related to Kramer's appearances at the Jewish Chautauqua Society
Box 163, Folder 3

Appearances -- Hillel Council (Jewish Student Council) 1955-1975

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence related to Kramer's appearances at various branches of the Hillel Council (Jewish Student Council) including San Fernando Valley State College and University of California Los Angeles
Box 163, Folder 4

Appearances -- Unification Church 1980-1985

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence related to Kramer's appearances at the Unification Church
Box 163, Folder 5

Appearances -- 1940-1969 1940-1969

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence related to Kramer's miscellaneous appearances from 1940-1969
Box 163, Folder 6

Appearances -- 1970-1984 1970-1984

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence related to Kramer's miscellaneous appearances from 1970-1984
Box 163, Folder 7

Appearances -- 1985-2004 1985-2004

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence related to Kramer's miscellaneous appearances from 1985-2004
Box 163, Folder 8

Donations/Payments -- Los Angeles County Museum of Art 1985-1995

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence related to Kramer's donations and loans to the Los Angeles Country Museum of Art
Box 163, Folder 9

Donations/Payments -- Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, Skirball Cultural Center 1969-2000

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence between Kramer and Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion and their Skirball Cultural Center regarding his donations and loans to the Center
Box 163, Folder 10

Donations/Payments -- Judah L. Magnes Museum 1990-2004

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence between Kramer and the Judah L. Magnes Museum regarding his donations and loans to the museum
Box 163, Folder 11

Donations/Payments -- 1940s - 1970s 1940-1979

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous correspondence between Kramer and a variety of institutions and organizations regarding payments and donations made to him and/or payments or donations he made to others
Box 163, Folder 12

Donations/Payments -- 1980s-2000s 1980-2004

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous correspondence between Kramer and a variety of institutions and organizations regarding payments and donations made to him and/or payments or donations he made to others
Box 164, Folder 1

Thank Yous -- 1940s- 1960s 1940-1969

Scope and Content Note

Letters sent to Kramer thanking him for his appearances and contributions from various individuals and organizations
Box 164, Folder 2

Thank Yous -- 1970s 1970-1979

Scope and Content Note

Letters sent to Kramer thanking him for his appearances and contributions from various individuals and organizations
Box 164, Folder 3

Thank Yous -- 1980s 1980-1989

Scope and Content Note

Letters sent to Kramer thanking him for his appearances and contributions from various individuals and organizations
Box 164, Folder 4

Thank Yous -- 1990s 1990-1999

Scope and Content Note

Letters sent to Kramer thanking him for his appearances and contributions from various individuals and organizations
Box 164, Folder 5

Thank Yous -- 2000s 2000-2004

Scope and Content Note

Letters sent to Kramer thanking him for his appearances and contributions from various individuals and organizations
Box 164, Folder 6

Thank Yous -- Miscellaneous undated

Scope and Content Note

Undated letters sent to Kramer thanking him for his appearances and contributions from various individuals and organizations
Box 165, Folder 1

Letters of Congratulation 1955-2000

Scope and Content Note

Various letters wishing Kramer "Congratulations" on his achievements
Box 165, Folder 2

Feedback and Reviews 1955-2000

Scope and Content Note

Letters written to Kramer in response to his various lectures and articles including positive and negative feedback and reviews
Box 165, Folder 3

Feedback and Reviews -- with Contributions 1955-2004

Scope and Content Note

Letters written to Kramer in response to his various lectures and articles in which the author included unsolicited research information about the subject of Kramer's article/lecture
Box 165, Folder 4

Publication Related 1970-1980

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence related to work Kramer submitted for publication
Box 165, Folder 5

Research Related Correspondence (Miscellaneous) 1960-2004

Scope and Content Note

Various research related letters and responses between Kramer and various individuals and organizations
Box 165, Folder 6

Letters of Recommendation 1960-1990

Scope and Content Note

Letters of recommendation written for and by Kramer
Box 165, Folder 7

Miscellaneous Personal Correspondence (folder 1 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous personal correspondence between Kramer and a wide variety of individuals with no dates given
Box 165, Folder 8

Miscellaneous Personal Correspondence (folder 2 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous personal correspondence between Kramer and a wide variety of individuals with no dates given
Box 165, Folder 9

Miscellaneous Professional and Personal Correspondence (folder 1 of 10) 1940-1959

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous professional and personal correspondence between Kramer and a variety of individuals and organizations
Box 165, Folder 10

Miscellaneous Professional and Personal Correspondence (folder 2 of 10) 1960-1965

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous professional and personal correspondence between Kramer and a variety of individuals and organizations
Box 166, Folder 1

Miscellaneous Professional and Personal Correspondence (folder 3 of 10) 1966-1969

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous professional and personal correspondence between Kramer and a variety of individuals and organizations
Box 166, Folder 2

Miscellaneous Professional and Personal Correspondence (folder 4 of 10) 1970-1974

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous professional and personal correspondence between Kramer and a variety of individuals and organizations
Box 166, Folder 3

Miscellaneous Professional and Personal Correspondence (folder 5 of 10) 1975-1979

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous professional and personal correspondence between Kramer and a variety of individuals and organizations
Box 166, Folder 4

Miscellaneous Professional and Personal Correspondence (folder 6 of 10) 1980-1984

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous professional and personal correspondence between Kramer and a variety of individuals and organizations
Box 166, Folder 5

Miscellaneous Professional and Personal Correspondence (folder 7 of 10) 1985-1989

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous professional and personal correspondence between Kramer and a variety of individuals and organizations
Box 167, Folder 1

Miscellaneous Professional and Personal Correspondence (folder 8 of 10) 1990-1994

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous professional and personal correspondence between Kramer and a variety of individuals and organizations
Box 167, Folder 2

Miscellaneous Professional and Personal Correspondence (folder 9 of 10) 1995-1999

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous professional and personal correspondence between Kramer and a variety of individuals and organizations
Box 167, Folder 3

Miscellaneous Professional and Personal Correspondence (folder 10 of 10) 2000-2004

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous professional and personal correspondence between Kramer and a variety of individuals and organizations
 

3.1 Audio Recordings

Scope and Content Note

Interviews with and conducted by Dr. Kramer, as well as recordings of his lectures, sermons, and radio broadcasts.
Box 138, Folder 1

Sermon - "The Art of Courageous Living" 1987 December 6

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi Kramer's sermon delivered on Dec. 6th, 1987 at the Church of Religious Science in Redondo Beach, CA entitled "The Art of Courageous Living"
Box 138, Folder 2

Sermon - "Mysticism and the Good Life" 1988 September 4

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi Kramer's sermon delivered on Sept. 4th, 1988 at the Church of Religious Science in Redondo Beach, CA entitled "Mysticism and the Good Life"
Box 138, Folder 3

Sermon - "Labor of Love" 1990 September 2

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi Kramer's sermon delivered on Sept. 2nd, 1990 at the Church of Religious Science in Redondo Beach, CA entitled "The Labor of Love"
Box 138, Folder 4

Sermon - "Making Those Around You Happy" 1989 September 3

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi Kramer's sermon delivered on Sept. 3rd, 1989 at the Church of Religious Science in Redondo Beach, CA entitled "Making Those Around You Happy"
Box 138, Folder 5

Sermon - "First Labor, Then Birth" 1994 September 4

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi Kramer's sermon delivered on Sept. 4th, 1994 at the Church of Religious Science in Redondo Beach, CA entitled "First Labor, Then Birth"
Box 138, Folder 6

Sermon at Ohr Ha Torah (1 of 2) 1996 January 6

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi Kramer's sermon given at Temple Ohr Ha Torah on Jan. 6th, 1996
Box 138, Folder 7

Sermon at Ohr Ha Torah (2 of 2) 1995 December 23

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi Kramer's sermon given at Temple Ohr Ha Torah on Dec. 23rd, 1995
Box 138, Folder 8

Sermon at Temple Beth Emet (1 of 4) 1980 December 26

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts taken from services at Temple Beth Emet, Burbank, CA including a sermon by Rabbi Kramer
Box 138, Folder 9

Sermon at Temple Beth Emet (2 of 4) 1982 September 26

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts taken from High Holiday services at Temple Beth Emet, Burbank, CA including a sermon from Rabbi Kramer
Box 138, Folder 10

Sermon at Temple Beth Emet (3 of 4) 1984 March 28

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts taken from services at Temple Beth Emet, Burbank, CA including a sermon by Rabbi Kramer
Box 138, Folder 11

Sermon at Temple Beth Emet (4 of 4) 1985 September

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts taken from High Holiday services at Temple Beth Emet, Burbank, CA including a sermon from Rabbi Kramer
Box 138, Folder 12

Sermon/Lecture at the Church of Religious Science 1983 September 4

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi Kramer delivers a sermon/lecture at the Church of Religious Science, September. 4th, 1983
Box 138, Folder 13

Sermon/Lecture at Founder's Church Aug. 4 1977

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi Kramer delivers a sermon/lecture about science-fiction at Founder's Church, Aug. 4th, 1977
Box 138, Folder 14

Sermon- Yom Kippur, Temple Israel of Hollywood 1963 September 28

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi Kramer directs Yom Kippur services at Temple Israel of Hollywood, Sept. 28th, 1963
Box 138, Folder 15

Sermon - Rosh Hashanah, Temple Israel of Hollywood 1963 September 19

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi Kramer directs Rosh Hashanah High Holiday services at Temple Israel of Hollywood, Sept. 19th, 1963
Box 138, Folder 16

John F. Kennedy Memorial Services, Temple Israel of Hollywood 1963 November 25

Scope and Content Note

Rabbi Kramer directs memorial services in honor of President John F. Kennedy at Temple Israel of Hollywood, Nov. 25th, 1963
Box 138, Folder 17

Radio Broadcast - "Church of the Air - Yom Kippur at Temple Israel of Hollywood" undated

Scope and Content Note

Broadcast of Yom Kippur services at Temple Israel of Hollywood on KNX's "Church of the Air" Program, with Rabbi Max Nussbaum, Cantor Saul Silverman, and the Temple Israel choir
Box 138, Folder 18

Radio Broadcast - "Remembering Hershel Lymon with Mario Casetta" 1977 May 22

Scope and Content Note

excerpts from KPFK's memorial broadcast honoring Hershel Lymon on May 22nd, 1977 with host Mario Casetta including excerpts from Prof. Kramer's interview with Lymon on KPFK
Box 138, Folder 19

Radio Broadcast - "Interview with Hershel Lymon" undated

Scope and Content Note

Side A includes Kramer's interview with Hershel Lymon on KPFK; Side B cuts to Kramer's lecture on "Life of the Jews in the West" from one of his classes
Box 138, Folder 20

Radio Broadcast - "Interview with Hans Burkhardt" undated

Scope and Content Note

Prof. Kramer interviews artist and professor Hans Burkhardt about his experiences at San Fernando Valley State College on KPFK
Box 138, Folder 21

Radio Broadcast - "Interview with Tim Rice" undated

Scope and Content Note

Prof. Kramer interviews Tim Rice, author of "Jesus Christ Super Star" at the Magic Castle on KPFK
Box 138, Folder 22

Radio Broadcast - "Commitment with guest Stephen S. Kayser" 1980 May 11

Scope and Content Note

Prof. Kramer interviews Dr. Stephen S. Kayser on his radio show "Commitment" on KPFK
Box 138, Folder 23

Radio Broadcast - "Anthology with guest Alfred Gottschalk" undated

Scope and Content Note

Prof. Kramer interviews Dr. Alfred Gottschalk on his show "Anthology" sponsored by the Communication Commission of the Jewish Federation Council
Box 138, Folder 24

Radio Broadcasts - "Interview with Colonel Yosef Nevo" and "Anthology with guest Ruth Finer Mintz" undated

Scope and Content Note

Side A: an interview with Colonel Yosef Nevo of the Israeli Army about his experiences in the "Six Day War" of 1967; Side B: Prof. Kramer interviews poet Ruth Finer Mintz on his show "Anthology" sponsored by the Communication Commission of the Jewish Federation Council
Box 138, Folder 25

Television Broadcast - "The Book of Life, Edward G. Robinson interviews Prof. William Kramer" undated

Scope and Content Note

An audio recording of KNBC's television show "The Book of Life," sponsored in part by the Jewish Federation Council, hosted by Edward G. Robinson with guest Prof. William Kramer
Box 138, Folder 26

Radio Broadcast -"Mario Casetta interviews Prof. Kramer on KPFK" undated

Scope and Content Note

Mario Casetta interviews Prof. Kramer about Yemenite music and art on KPFK
Box 138, Folder 27

Interview - "Bob Berringer of Valley News interviews Prof. Kramer" 1977 October

Scope and Content Note

Bob Berringer of Valley News interviews Prof. Kramer about his course on Jewish Humor at San Fernando Valley State College
Box 138, Folder 28

Radio Broadcast - "Jewish Humor with Prof. Kramer and Dr. Phil Oderberg" 1977 October 24

Scope and Content Note

Prof. Kramer and Dr. Phil Oderberg discuss Jewish Humor on KPFK
Box 138, Folder 29

Radio Broadcast - "Will Kramer interviewed on KPFK" undated

Scope and Content Note

Prof. Kramer interviewed on KPFK
Box 138, Folder 30

Radio Broadcast - "Faith of Our Fathers with Prof. Kramer" 1969

Scope and Content Note

Prof. Kramer interviews his sons Jonathan and Jeremy on his radio show "Faith of Our Fathers" on KLAC
Box 138, Folder 31

Sermon/Lecture - Hershel Lymon's Funeral April 14 1977

Scope and Content Note

Kramer's remarks at Hershel Lymon's funeral, April 14th, 1977
Box 138, Folder 32

Sermon/Lecture - Alcoholics Anonymous 1990 November 16

Scope and Content Note

Kramer's sermon/lecture delivered at a meeting of Alcoholic's Anonymous, Nov. 16th, 1990
Box 138, Folder 33

Lecture - "Introduction to Religion at San Fernando Valley State College" (1 of 6) 1987 September 16

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from a lecture given as part of Kramer's course "Introduction to Religion (RS313)" at San Fernando Valley State College
Box 138, Folder 34

Lecture - "Introduction to Religion at San Fernando Valley State College" (2 of 6) 1987 September 21

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from a lecture given as part of Kramer's course "Introduction to Religion (RS313)" at San Fernando Valley State College
Box 138, Folder 35

Lecture - "Introduction to Religion at San Fernando Valley State College" (3 of 6) 1987 September 28

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from a lecture given as part of Kramer's course "Introduction to Religion (RS313)" at San Fernando Valley State College
Box 138, Folder 36

Lecture - "Introduction to Religion at San Fernando Valley State College" (4 of 6) 1987 October 9

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from a lecture given as part of Kramer's course "Introduction to Religion (RS313)" at San Fernando Valley State College
Box 138, Folder 37

Lecture - "Introduction to Religion at San Fernando Valley State College" (5 of 6) 1987 October 16

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from a lecture given as part of Kramer's course "Introduction to Religion (RS313)" at San Fernando Valley State College
Box 138, Folder 38

Lecture - "Introduction to Religion at San Fernando Valley State College" (6 of 6) 1987 October 21

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from a lecture given as part of Kramer's course "Introduction to Religion (RS313)" at San Fernando Valley State College
Box 138, Folder 39

Lecture - "Chosenness" undated

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from a lecture given as part of a class on "Election" or "Chosenness" with Prof. Kramer and student responses
Box 138, Folder 40

Lecture - "Ethics 205" 1987 December 2

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from lectures related to Kramer's course "Ethics 205" at San Fernando Valley State College, Dec. 2nd, 1987
Box 138, Folder 41

Lecture - "Masada" undated

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from Kramer's slide-based lecture about Masada
Box 138, Folder 42

Lecture "Early Los Angeles Jewish History with Dr. Norton Stern and Prof. William Kramer" undated

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts from a slide-based lecture about the Jewish community of early Los Angeles given by Dr. Norton Stern and Prof. Kramer
Box 138, Folder 43

Miscellaneous - "R. Hoffman's interview of Simon Kramer" 1985 June 7

Scope and Content Note

Robert Hoffman interviews Prof. Kramer's father, Simon Kramer, about his life and experiences
Box 138, Folder 44

Miscellaneous - "Ernie-Excerpts from Recordings" 1979-1984

Scope and Content Note

Excerpts of recordings of Cantor Ernest Kramer, Prof. Kramer's brother
Box 138, Folder 45

Miscellaneous - "Baba and Si" April 1st, 1971

Scope and Content Note

An interview with Kramer's parents from 1971
Box 138, Folder 46

Miscellaneous - "Student Interview with Baba and Si" April 1st, 1971

Scope and Content Note

A student's interview with Kramer's parents from 1971
Box 138, Folder 47

Miscellaneous - "Immigration Law" undated

Scope and Content Note

A recording of Kramer reading his midterm about Immigration Law
Box 138, Folder 48

Miscellaneous - "Kramer on job, CSUN" undated

Scope and Content Note

contents unknown
Box 138, Folder 49

Miscellaneous - "Rabbi Kramer 3-20-82" 1982 March 20

Scope and Content Note

contents unknown
Box 179, Folder 6

Television Appearances -- Commitment (folder 1 of 2) 1971 January 17 and 1971 May 2

Scope and Content Note

Audio recordings of Kramer's show "Commitment" on KLAC from Jan. 17th, 1971 and May 2nd, 1971
Box 179, Folder 7

Television Appearances -- Commitment (folder 2 of 2) 1971 July 12 and 1971 September 20

Scope and Content Note

Audio recordings of Kramer's show "Commitment" on KLAC from July 12th, 1971, and Sept. 20th, 1971
Box 179, Folder 8

Sermon/Lecture -- Temple Israel School undated

Scope and Content Note

"Black and White Sound Print" of Kramer speaking at the Temple Israel Religious School
 

5. Western States Jewish History Association

Scope and Content Note

Notes, correspondence, legal and financial records, newsletters and publications of the Western States Jewish History Association.
 

5.2 Contributors

Scope and Content Note

This category includes correspondence with various contributors to the WSJHQ as well as excerpts from their submissions, their writing and their work.
Box 184, Folder 3

John Baur 1970-1985

Scope and Content Note

Vitae and research related correspondence with WSJHQ contributor John Baur
Box 184, Folder 4

Reva Clar 1970-2000

Scope and Content Note

Research related correspondence with WSJHQ contributor Reva Clar as well as copies of two of her many articles submitted to the WSJHQ, "Early Stockton Jewry and Its Cantor-Rabbi Herman Davidson" (1973), and "San Francisco's Emanu-El Residence Club: A Memoir of 1925" (1973)
Box 184, Folder 5

Meta Buttnick 1960-1985

Scope and Content Note

Research related correspondence with WSJHQ contributor Meta Buttnick, particularly with then editor Norton B. Stern, as well as samples of her writing and an oral history of her life created by Adina Russak in 1984
Box 184, Folder 6

Norman Colliver 1980-2000

Scope and Content Note

Vitae, speech transcript, and research related correspondence with WSJHQ contributor Norman Colliver of the Magnes Museum
Box 184, Folder 7

Julian "Bud" Lesser 1990-2000

Scope and Content Note

Research related correspondence with WSJHQ contributor Julian "Bud" Lesser as well as samples of his writing
Box 184, Folder 8

Harriet and Fred Rochlin 1980-2000

Scope and Content Note

Event announcements and programs, articles by and about historians Harriet and Fred Rochlin as well as correspondence between the Rochlins and WSJHA
Box 184, Folder 9

Albert Shumate 1970-1990

Scope and Content Note

Research related correspondence, articles by and about WSJHQ contributor Albert Shumate of the California Historical Society
Box 185, Folder 1

Hynda Rudd 1975-1985

Scope and Content Note

Research proposal, vitae, and correspondence with WSJHQ contributor Hynda Rudd as well as a copy of her book edited by Kramer, "Mountain West Pioneer Jewry: An Historical and Genealogical Source Book (From Origins to 1885)" (1980)
Box 185, Folder 2

Robert Singerman 1975-1995

Scope and Content Note

Research related correspondence with WSJHQ contributor Robert Singerman of the University of Florida??
Box 185, Folder 3

Susan Park 1980-1995

Scope and Content Note

Extensive research related correspondence between Stern and Susan Park
Box 185, Folder 4

Robert Levinson 1965-1985

Scope and Content Note

Writing of, research related correspondence with San Jose State University historian, Robert Levinson, as well as his written and legal complaints regarding the WSJHQ's treatment of his work
Box 185, Folder 5

Miscellaneous 1965-2000

Scope and Content Note

Vitaes, correspondence with, and submissions of various contributors to WSHJQ including: Melvin Cohn, Audrey Karsh, Cyril E. Leonoff, David Bittner, Slyvan Dubow, Charles Macune, and others
 

5.3 Editors and Internal Documents

Scope and Content Note

This category includes Kramer and Stern's correspondence as editors of the WSJHQ, as well as Gladys Sturman's correspondence as editor and samples of her written work. The category also includes internal documents of the Western States Jewish History Association, particularly correspondence concerning their separation from the Southern California Jewish Historical Society.
Box 185, Folder 6

Gladys Sturman -- Written Work undated

Scope and Content Note

Drafts of essays and papers written by Gladys Sturman, including: "An Israeli Interlude," Judaism on the Great Plains" (?), and "Jewish Social Welfare Practice and Community Organization"
Box 185, Folder 7

Gladys Sturman -- Correspondence as Editor 1999-2006

Scope and Content Note

Sturman's correspondence as editor of the WSJHQ
Box 186, Folder 1

Norton Stern -- Correspondence as Editor 1965-1995

Scope and Content Note

Stern's correspondence as editor of the WSJHQ
Box 186, Folder 2

William Kramer -- Correspondence as Editor 1985-2004

Scope and Content Note

Kramer's correspondence as editor of the WSJHQ
Box 186, Folder 3

Internal Documents 1965-2004

Scope and Content Note

Event announcements and press releases, newsletters, memos, and other internal documents from the WSJH Association
Box 186, Folder 4

Internal Documents -- Separation from SCJHS 1960-1985

Scope and Content Note

Legal documents and correspondence regarding the WSJHA''s relationship with the Southern California Jewish Historical Society
Box 186, Folder 5

Notes - Research Compilations undated

Scope and Content Note

Research compilations creates by unknown members of the WSJHQ staff and associates
Box 186, Folder 6

Notes- Miscellaneous undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous research notes created by unknown members of the WSJHQ staff and associates
Box 186, Folder 7

Notes - Norton Stern Research Compilations (folder 1 of 2) 2004

Scope and Content Note

A compilation of Stern's Biographical articles and research notes about pioneer Jewish families of the San Francisco Bay Area created by WSJHA
Box 187, Folder 1

Notes - Norton Stern Research Compilations (folder 2 of 2) 2004

Scope and Content Note

A compilation of Stern's Biographical articles and research notes about pioneer Jewish families of the Los Angeles Area created by WSJHA
Box 188, Folder 6

Norton Stern -- Correspondence as editor with Kramer 1988-1994

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence between Stern (and Kramer) with Robert Chandler, from 1988 to 1994
 

5.1 Excerpts

Scope and Content Note

This category includes articles written for the WSJHQ by Kramer and Stern, as well as other miscellaneous excerpts from the publication.
Box 182, Folder 11

Articles by Stern undated

Scope and Content Note

Various articles Stern wrote for the quarterly, including: "When the Franco-Prussian War Came to Los Angeles," "The Location of Los Angeles Jewry at the Beginning of 1851," "Memoirs of Marcus Katz- San Bernardino Pioneer," "Jews in the 1870 Census of Los Angeles," "Los Angeles Jewry and the Chicago Fire," "Cholera in San Francisco in 1850," and "The Masonic Career of Benjamin D. Hyam: California's Third Grand Master"
Box 182, Folder 12

Articles by Kramer 1970-2000

Scope and Content Note

Various articles Kramer wrote for the quarterly, including: "Poland's Ambassador to the Jewish Diaspora Visits Southern California" (1996), "Herman Silver of Silver Lake: Civic Leader and Lay Rabbi of Denver and Los Angeles" (1988), "This is the Way we Used to Live," "Hugo Ballin, A Forgotten Artist of Hollywood" (1991), "'They Have not Killed Our Cause' The California Jewish Mourners of Abraham Lincoln," and "Sr. Arnold Belkin: The Mexican Jewish Artist From Calgary, Canada" (1994)
Box 183, Folder 1

Complete Articles 1960-2000

Scope and Content Note

Full excerpts of complete articles published in the WSJHQ, including: "The Jewish Press: Captive or Critic? Nebraska Jewish Journalism, 1916-1921," by Oliver B. Pollack (1994), "Log Around the Horn -1852-1853," by Myer J. Newmark, "Out on the Road: The San Bruno Avenue Jewish Community of San Francisco, 1901-1968" by Steven Liebo (1979), "Henry I. Kowalsky: Attorney and Court Jester" by Leo Newmark (1976), "Martin A. Meyer: His Life and Lessons" by Daniel J. Moskowitz (1994), "Rube Levy: A San Francisco Shoe Cutter and the Origins of Professional Baseball in California" by Joel S. Franks (1991), "Leon Dyer: Baltimore and San Francisco Jewish Leader" by Ira Rosenwaike, "Lazar E. Blockman of San Francisco, Santa Maria, and Berkeley" by David F. Hoexter and Mary R. Hoexter, "The Relief Work in San Francisco" by Jacob Voorsanger, reprinted from Out West, 1906, "Film Industry Recollections" by Carmel Myers
Box 183, Folder 2

Complete Issues 1974-2008

Scope and Content Note

Full Issues of the WSJHQ including vol. IV, number 3 (April, 1974), vol. XXXV, no. 2 (Winter 2003), vol. XL, no. 1 (Fall 2007), vol. XXXIX no. 2 (Winter 2007) and vol. XL nos. 3+4 (Spring/Summer, 2008)
Box 183, Folder 3

Excerpts -- 1969 - 1976 1969-1976

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous excerpts from the WSJHQ published between 1969 and 1976
Box 183, Folder 4

Excerpts -- 1977-1985 1977-1985

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous excerpts from the WSJHQ published between 1977 and 1985
Box 183, Folder 5

Excerpts -- 1986-1989 1986-1989

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous excerpts from the WSJHQ published between 1986 and 1989
Box 184, Folder 1

Excerpts -- Miscellaneous (folder 1 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous excerpts from the WSJHQ
Box 184, Folder 2

Excerpts -- Miscellaneous (folder 2 of 2) undated

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous excerpts from the WSJHQ
 

4. Norton B. Stern

Scope and Content Note

This series includes all of Norton Stern's personal papers, correspondence, interviews, research notes and write- ups, drafts, and published work. It also includes drafts and clippings of Stern's published work with Kramer, as well as correspondence between the two. Stern's contributions to and correspondence as editor of the WSJH Quarterly appears in the Western States Jewish History Association series.
 

4.1 Research Materials and Personal Ephemera

Scope and Content Note

Includes research related correspondence, interviews, write-ups of Sterns various research trips and compilations of his research notes. Also includes tributes, appearances, and personal ephemera.
Box 180, Folder 1

Correspondence -- Bert M. Fireman 1968-1995

Scope and Content Note

Research related correspondence between Stern and Bert Fireman, of the Arizona Historical Society and the library at Arizona State University
Box 180, Folder 2

Correspondence -- Jon E. Stein 1985-1995

Scope and Content Note

Research related correspondence between Stern and Jon Stein of the Jewish Genealogical Society of Philadelphia
Box 180, Folder 3

Correspondence -- Southern California Jewish Historical Society 1960-1995

Scope and Content Note

Research related correspondence between Stern and the Southern California Jewish Historical Society and its various members and presidents, including Pauline Hirsch and others
Box 180, Folder 4

Correspondence -- 1960 to 1979 1960-1979

Scope and Content Note

Research related correspondence between Stern and a variety of individuals and institutions written between 1960 and 1979
Box 180, Folder 5

Correspondence -- 1980 to 1995 1980-1995

Scope and Content Note

Research related correspondence between Stern and a variety of individuals and institutions written between 1980 and 1995
Box 180, Folder 6

Interviews -- 1965 to 1969 1965-1969

Scope and Content Note

Write-ups of interviews conducted by Stern between 1965 and 1969
Box 180, Folder 7

Interviews -- 1970 to 1985 1970-1985

Scope and Content Note

Write-ups of interviews conducted by Stern between 1970 and 1985 including those prepared for the Oral History Program of the Archives of the Jewish Community Library of the Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles
Box 180, Folder 8

Interviews -- With Kramer 1970-1971

Scope and Content Note

Write-ups of interviews conducted by Stern with Kramer
Box 181, Folder 1

Research Reports -- Compilations 1960-1980

Scope and Content Note

Research notes that Stern compiled into catalogs and lists, including material on early Los Angeles Jewry compiled from various archival collections, newspapers, and census records
Box 181, Folder 2

Research Reports -- California Jewish History Trips 1960-1980

Scope and Content Note

Logs and Itineraries from Sterns various research trips throughout California, including interviews and findings
Box 181, Folder 3

Research Reports -- Miscellaneous 1960-1980

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous research notes Stern compiled into reports
Box 181, Folder 4

Events and Appearances 1960-1985

Scope and Content Note

Event announcements and correspondence regarding Stern's various appearances, lectures, and speeches, including transcripts of his address to the Annual Convention of Temple Educators (1966) and his appearance on "Commitment" in 1968
Box 181, Folder 5

Stern in the Press 1960-1995

Scope and Content Note

Newspaper and journal articles about Stern and his accomplishments
Box 181, Folder 6

Personal Ephemera 1960-1995

Scope and Content Note

Copyrights, death certificate, biographical write-ups and reports, photo and other personal items and miscellaneous ephemera related to Stern
 

4.2 Drafts and Published Work

Scope and Content Note

Includes drafts and clippings of Stern's published work, including columns, books, and letters to the editor.
Box 181, Folder 7

Drafts 1960-1975

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous drafts and manuscripts of Stern's written work submitted to various publications
Box 181, Folder 8

Published Work -- Catalog 2008

Scope and Content Note

A catalog of Stern's published work and interviews listing all of the individuals he studied and interviewed
Box 181, Folder 9

Published Work -- Reviews and Book Announcements 1960-1995

Scope and Content Note

Book announcements and reviews of Stern's work, including correspondence and feedback about his book "Diary of a San Diego Jewish Girl"
Box 181, Folder 10

Published Work -- "Our Pioneer Heritage" 1970-1985

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of Stern's occasional column, "Our Pioneer Heritage" published in the Northern California Jewish Bulletin (previously the San Francisco Jewish Bulletin)
Box 181, Folder 11

Published Work -- "Pioneer Jews of Los Angeles" 1981

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of Stern's column, "Pioneer Jews of Los Angeles" published in the B'nai B'rith Messenger in 1981
Box 181, Folder 12

Published Work -- "Our Pioneer Roots" 1980-1981

Scope and Content Note

Clippings of Stern's column, "Our Pioneer Roots" published in the Jewish Federation Council of Greater Los Angeles' "JFC Bulletin"
Box 181, Folder 13

Published Work -- Book Reviews 1965-1980

Scope and Content Note

Published book reviews written by Stern
Box 181, Folder 14

Published Work -- Letters to the Editor 1965-1990

Scope and Content Note

Stern's various corrections and "Letters to the Editor" he filed with a variety of publications concerning their content
Box 187, Folder 2

Published Work -- "Our Pioneer Heritage" Compilation (Folder 1 of 6) 1975-1981

Scope and Content Note

Stern's collection of his articles for the Los Angeles Jewish Community Bulletin
Box 187, Folder 3

Published Work -- "Our Pioneer Heritage" Compilation (Folder 2 of 6) 1975-1981

Scope and Content Note

Stern's collection of his articles for the Los Angeles Jewish Community Bulletin
Box 187, Folder 4

Published Work -- "Our Pioneer Heritage" Compilation (Folder 3 of 6) 1975-1981

Scope and Content Note

Stern's collection of his articles for the Los Angeles Jewish Community Bulletin
Box 187, Folder 5

Published Work -- "Our Pioneer Heritage" Compilation (Folder 4 of 6) 1975-1981

Scope and Content Note

Stern's collection of his articles for the Los Angeles Jewish Community Bulletin
Box 188, Folder 1

Published Work -- "Our Pioneer Heritage" Compilation (Folder 5 of 6) 1975-1981

Scope and Content Note

Stern's collection of his articles for the Los Angeles Jewish Community Bulletin
Box 188, Folder 2

Published Work -- "Our Pioneer Heritage" Compilation (Folder 6 of 6) 1975-1981

Scope and Content Note

Stern's collection of his articles for the Los Angeles Jewish Community Bulletin
 

4.3 Work with William Kramer

Scope and Content Note

Includes drafts, notes, and correspondence related to Stern and Kramer's collaborative research efforts and pieces they wrote together.
Box 182, Folder 1

"The Great 'Elaine' Robbery" 1971

Scope and Content Note

Originals and reprints of Kramer and Stern's 1971 article, "The Great 'Elaine' Robbery, The Crime Against Civilization"
Box 182, Folder 2

"Isaac Lankershim of the San Fernando Valley" 1985

Scope and Content Note

Originals and reprints of Kramer and Stern's 1985 article, "Isaac Lankershim of the San Fernando Valley, Jewish Born Baptist"
Box 182, Folder 3

"Emil Harris, Los Angeles Jewish Police Chief" 1973

Scope and Content Note

Originals and reprints of Kramer and Stern's 1973 article, "Emil Harris, Los Angeles Jewish Police Chief"
Box 182, Folder 4

"San Francisco's Fighting Jew" 1974

Scope and Content Note

Originals and reprints of Kramer and Stern's 1974 article, "San Francisco's Fighting Jew"
Box 182, Folder 5

"New Considerations of the Sub-Ethnic Structure of Pioneer San Francisco Jewry" undated

Scope and Content Note

Various versions of Kramer and Stern's article, "New Considerations of the Sub-Ethnic Structure of Pioneer San Francisco Jewry"
Box 182, Folder 6

"Jewish Religious and Ethnic History" undated

Scope and Content Note

Various versions of Kramer and Stern's article, "Jewish Religious and Ethnic History"
Box 182, Folder 7

Reprints from WSJHQ 1970-1990

Scope and Content Note

Clippings and reprints of articles written by Kramer and Stern for the Western States Jewish History Quarterly
Box 182, Folder 8

Reviews 1970-1975

Scope and Content Note

Reviews of work Kramer and Stern wrote together
Box 182, Folder 9

Miscellaneous Articles 1970-1995

Scope and Content Note

Miscellaneous articles Kramer and Stern wrote together, including: "Jewish Religious Life Begins In the West," "The Rose of San Diego," from the Journal of San Diego History (Fall, 1973), "An Isaac Mayer Wise 1890 Placement Letter to San Francisco," reprinted from the American Jewish Historical Quarterly (1973), and "Archival Source for the History of Religion in California Part II: Jewish Religious Sources" reprinted from the Southern California Quarterly (Fall, 1990)
Box 182, Folder 10

Correspondence 1960-1995

Scope and Content Note

Letters between Kramer and Stern and letters directed to both
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