This collection contains materials related to Blochman Family history including correspondence and personal items. There is
a small amount of material regarding Temple Tifereth Israel and Hyman S. Wolf.
The Blochmans were a prominent San Diego banking family. Led by Abraham Blochman, who arrived in San Diego in 1881, the family
was involved in banking and commercial activities. Abraham was the founder of San Diego Building & Loan and the Blochman Banking
Company. In 1912, the Blochman Banking Company merged with Security Commercial & Savings Bank. In addition to his banking
activities, Abraham served as president of Temple Beth Israel and served as acting French Consul in San Diego for over 30
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This collection is open for research.