ARC 36 - French Jewish Communities Records
|Title:||Guide (Brief) to the French Jewish Communities Records, ca. 1625-1946.|
|Name(s):||Jewish Theological Seminary of America Library.|
|Type of Resource:||mixed material|
|Abstract/Description:||The French Jewish Community Records consists of correspondence, notices, business and legal records, clippings, community records, and publications concerning Jewish life in France. Subjects include pre-emancipation economic and legal condition of Jews in Alsace, emancipation during the Revolution and First Empire, anti-Semitism, development of consistorial system, communities in Bordeaux, Bayonne, and Papal Provinces, education, reform movement, growth of Paris as a Jewish center, life under the Vichy government and Nazi occupation, organizational and political life, and others.|
Funding for the retrospective conversion of the original finding aid documents to produce this guide using Archivists’ Toolkit was made possible by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).
French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Spanish, Yiddish.
Box 36, Folder 4, Item 21 Exhibited: "Protocols of Justice," organized by YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, Center for Jewish History, 2013.
Preliminary guide: Kohn, Roger S. "Documents on Modern French Jewry in American Collections : A Catalogue."
Preliminary inventory available in Special Collections Reading Room.
Jews -- France -- Commerce
Jews -- France -- Education
Jews -- France -- History
Jews -- France -- Emancipation
Jews -- France -- Alsace
Jews -- France -- Bordeaux
Jews -- France -- Bayonne
Jews -- France -- Paris
Jews -- Legal status, laws, etc -- France
Jews -- France -- Politics and government
World War, 1939-1945 -- France
Jewish councils and synods
Antisemitism -- France
National socialism -- France
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- France
France -- History -- Revolution, 1789-1799
France -- History -- Consulate and Empire, 1799-1815
France -- History -- German occupation, 1940-1945
France -- Commerce
France -- Religious and ecclesiastical institutions
France -- Religious life and customs
France -- Politics and government -- 1940-1945
Paris (France) -- History
Vichy (France) -- History -- 1940-1945
|Library Classification:||ARC 36|
|Held by:||Jewish Theological Seminary. Library, 3080 Broadway, New York, NY, 10027.|
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