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box 1, folder 1

Temple Beth El High School, Detroit , MI - Assorted Papers Folder 1 1926

Scope and Contents

Pamphlets re: -Death -What Mormons Believe -Jewish Faith Correspondence and papers of high school years: congratulatory; validictory speech; award-winning short story "Shema Yisroel"; assorted class and subject notes.
box 1, folder 2

Temple Beth El High School, Detroit, MI - Bethelite Newspaper Articles Folder 2 1925-1926

Scope and Contents

Articles from high school newspaper written by and about Morton Cohn: The Divine in Man, Judaism vs. Superstition, God and Man, graduation announcement and picture, The Existence of God, History of Temple Beth El.
box 1, folder 3

Sociology 60a, University of Cincinnati, Ohio, with Dr. Eubanks Folder 3 1929

Scope and Contents

Classroom lecture notes by Morton J. Cohn during Sociology Class Class outline: primitive man, ancient orient, ancient Hebrews, early Christianity, ancient Greece, ancient Rome, Middle Ages, Reformation, 18th Century.
box 1, folder 4

Essentials of Judaism, Hebrew Union College with Professor Cohon Folder 4 no date indicated

Scope and Contents

Class notes typed and table of contents: What is the Jew?, What is Religion?, translations of the Bible, other writings, Talmud, Decalogue, Maimonidean Creed, Jewish Holy Days.
box 1, folder 5

A Grade Liturgy with A.Z. Idelsohn Folder 5 1930

Scope and Contents

Paper titled "The Ideas Contained in the Sholosh Regolim Services in the Union Prayer Book" A Grade Liturgy with Idelsohn Typed notes titled "The Idea of the Holy" by Rudolf Otto.
box 1, folder 6

Social Studies II with Blumenthal and Cronbach Folder 6 1930-1932

Scope and Contents

Handwritten and typed class notes, outlines, and papers on topics of social sciences and Judaism.
box 1, folder 7

Theology I Hebrew Union College with Dr. Samuel S. Cohon Folder 7 Oct. 1930-May 1931

Scope and Contents

Notes handwritten by Morton J. Cohn during Rabbinical Education in Theology I class. Note topics include: value of history; character of God; origins of Judaism; religion of patriarchs; nature of Yahweh, the Decalogue; adjustment of Yahwehism to Canaanite scene; prophets; results of the exile. Paper titled "The Service of the Second Temple."
box 1, folder 8

Talmud, Hebrew Union College, with Dr. Lauterbach Folder 8 10/1/1931

Scope and Contents

Handwritten class notes of Talmud II by Morton Cohn "Compositions" notebook with handwritten Talmud 5 class notes Transcribed Lecture Notes on the Codes for Talmud V
box 1, folder 9

Theology IV , Hebrew Union College with Professor Cohon. Folder 9 Oct. 1931-May 1932

Scope and Contents

Handwritten notes by Morton J. Cohn during Rabbinical Education in Theology IV class. Note topics include: meaning of theology;
box 1, folder 10

Theology V, Hebrew Union College Folder 10 1933

Scope and Contents

Notes typed by Morton J. Cohn during Rabbinical Education in Theology V class. Note topics include: religious aid to health-faith cults; psycho-therapy; danger of faith cures; Judaism and medicine; the ethical and the religious life; ethics of Judaism; practice of religion; the function of Torah; Torah and character; way of purification-meaning of sin; atonement. Paper titled "The Attitude of Judaism toward Divorce, Historically Considered" , Theology V - Professor Cohon
box 1, folder 11

Bible VI, Hebrew Union College with Dr. Nelson Glueck Folder 11 1934

Scope and Contents

Summary of 11 lectures compiled by Morton Cohn titled "Lectures on the Religion of the Semites" by William Robertson Smith - a summary. (Lecture I - XI)
box 1, folder 12

Education III, Hebrew Union College with Abraham Franzblau Folder 12 1933-1934

Scope and Contents

Class Syllabus on Organization, Supervision, and Administration of the Reform Religious School. Paper: Topic XVI - Organizing the Religious School Written Assignment I titled "Organization of a Young People's Group" "Compositions" notebook of lectures - Education 3.
box 1, folder 13

History A, Hebrew Union College with Dr. Jacob Mann Folder 13 1934

Scope and Contents

Timelines (2): Political Palestine; Political Babylon; Amoraim: Palestine; Babylon Class Syllabus: History A - "From the Destruction of Second Temple (70 C.E.) to the Rise of Karaism (about 760 C.E.)" History "A" Volume I typed notes from Lectures Deliverd by Dr. Jacob Mann "From 70 C.E. to the Rise of Karaism (c. 760)
box 1, folder 14

History I, Hebrew Union College with Dr. Jacob Mann Folder 14 1934

Scope and Contents

Class Syllabus Volume Two on history from the Middle of the 8th Century to the death of Maimonides 1204, and typed class notes. Booklet containing "Maimonides' Creed" as fourteen lecture/sermons delivered from the pulpit of Congregation B'Nai Jeshurun in Newark, NJ by Rabbi Ely E. Pilchik during the year 5712.
box 1, folder 15

History III, Hebrew Union College with J. R. Marcus Folder 15 1934

Scope and Contents

Syllabus of Lectures in Modern Jewish History, lectures A through G: A - Survey of Jewish History from 1600-1789 B - Changed Environment and consequences C - Emancipation D - Assimilation E - Reform Judasim & its German Development F - Science of Judaism G - Economic History - Socialism - Jewish Labor Movements
box 1, folder 16

History III, Hebrew Union College with J. R. Marcus Folder 16 1934

Scope and Contents

Syllabus of Lectures in Modern Jewish History, lectures H and I: H - The Gentile Environmental Reaction: Anti-semitism I - The Jewish Counter Reaction
box 1, folder 17

Class Work, misc. Folder 17 1930's

Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous: Handwritten class notes Jan. 8, 1931 (1-page) "Bible and Revelation Lesson V (1-page) "Individual vs. Community Prayer" (1-page) "An Epitome of Zunz's 'Gottesdienstliche Vortrage' "Jesus in the Talmud" (2-sections) Notebook titled "Mishnah" Rabbi Cohn, 2nd interview (not dated, not identified)
box 1, folder 18

Class notecards Folder 18 1928-1930

Scope and Contents

Sets of notecards on : 1. Psalms 1928-1929 2.History Lecture Notes - Divided Kingdom 3. Torah 4. Talmud I - 1930 5. Joshua thru Nehemiah 6. A Midrash - Dr. Finesinger, 1929-1930
box 1, folder 19

Thesis, 1934. "The Assembly as an Instrument in Religious Education" Folder 19 1934

Scope and Contents

Thesis submitted by Morton J. Cohn in partial fulfillment for graduation from Hebrew Union College.
box 2, folder 1

"What Do Jews Believe?" Folder 1 1939

Scope and Contents

Sermon "What Do Jews Believe?" first given Mar. 13, 1939. Last date of usage recorded as April 1970. All recorded dates appear on back of last page. Excerpted 14-page article "What Do Jews Believe?" by H. G. Enelow, D. D., D. H. L.
box 2, folder 2

Shavuoth Folder 2 1930's

Scope and Contents

Pamphlet, notes, and articles from various publications by various authors, Shavuos play scripts, sermon on Jewish Holy Day Shavuoth by Morton Cohn, Rabbinical Education.
box 2, folder 3

Early Sermons-undated Folder 3 no dates indicated

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles by Morton Cohn. 1. The Place of Religion in the Modern Era 2. What Price Blessing? 3. The Beauty of Religion 4. Youth Group Address (2) 5. What the Synagogue Can Do For Youth 6. The Message of the Kol Nidre 7. Chapel Sermon - Israel's Camp 8. Peace Talk 9. The Perpetual Light 10. Pain and Suffering-Are they necessary? 11.Age of Romance
box 2, folder 4

Call to Youth: Broadcasts Folder 4 1937-38

Scope and Contents

Copies of Broadcasts of NBC Blue Network 1. A Social Creed for Youth 2. Youth Can Help 3. Civilization and Catastrophe 4. The Dreams of Youth 5. Potentials of American Youth 6. A Challenge to Youth 7. Youth and the World Crisis
box 2, folder 5

Sex Education and Judaism Folder 5 1929, 1939

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to sexuality, motherhood, and sex education. 1. Article - "The Sex Bogey", FORUM, April 1929 2. State of Michigan - "Sex Education in the Curriculum" 1939
box 2, folder 6

Jewish Youth Programs Folder 6 1931-1937

Scope and Contents

Assorted items (minutes, letters, bulletins, etc) relating to organizations for youth programs.
box 2, folder 7

Temple Youth Group Folder 7 no dates indicated

Scope and Contents

Assorted items relating to temple youth organizations and event programming including newsletters, correspondence and speeches.
box 2, folder 8

United Jewish Fund - Palestine Folder 8 1940's

Scope and Contents

Assorted documents relating to funds for Jewish refugees as a result of Hitler and WWII. Pamphlet:: "Palestine as the Hope of Jewish Refugees" Publication: "Proceedings of the National Conference for Palestine", Jan, 17-18, 1942.
box 2, folder 9

Youth and Marriage Folder 9 1943-1948

Scope and Contents

Pamphlets regarding Jewish youth and education about marriage.
box 2, folder 10

UAHC - Union of American Hebrew Organizations [Congregations] Folder 10 1936-1947

Scope and Contents

Assorted documents relating to regional conventions of UAHC (Union of American Hebrew Congregations)
box 2, folder 11

Commission on Justice and Peace Folder 11 6/25/1947

Scope and Contents

Report of Commission on Justice and Peace directed to Central Conference of American Rabbis
box 2, folder 12

Pamphlets - Assorted Folder 12 1930's-1940's

Scope and Contents

Pamphlets on assorted topics: membership; Palestine; Social Justice messages; youth; Antisemitism; Science; Communism
box 2, folder 13

Magazine Articles Folder 13 1920's-40's

Scope and Contents

"Portion of the Week" articles from The American Hebrew magazines 1937-1939; assorted articles from various magazines on variety of topics: youth; Sinai; health and medicine; Sedrah; Palestine; democracy; Liberalism; Mother's Day; education; parents & God; marriage, intermarriage, love, family life, birth control, divorce, death, democracy, freedom, Lincoln, prayer, science, sex, chastity, immortality.
box 2, folder 14

Miscellaneous Items Folder 14 1930's-1940's

Scope and Contents

- Bulletin Temple Bene Israel, Hamilton Ohio, "Mr. Cohn Student-Rabbi" no date - Newsletter titled "The Synagogue", April 1940, Cincinnati, Ohio - Play from UAHC titled "The Return of Haman" by Rabbi David Polish, 1941, Cincinnati, Ohio -Notice of new library books [to help parents] added -Miscellaneous hand written papers
box 2, folder 15

Early Synagogue Years Folder 15 1936-1940

Scope and Contents

1. Program: Kallah of Texas Rabbis, Temple Beth El, Tyler Texas, March 30, 1936 2. Confirmation Program, Temple B'Nai Israel, McKeesport, Penn., May 23rd, 1937 3.Confirmation Programs, Temple Beth Israel, Clarksdale, Miss., 1938-1939 4. Confirmation Programs Temple Beth El, Fort Worth, Texas, 1939, 1940. 5. Confirmation Program notes 6. Generic Bar Mitvah speech for child
box 2, folder 16

Children of Israel Congregation - Memphis, Tennessee - Rabbi Morton J. Cohn Folder 16 1935-39

Scope and Contents

Items regarding Rabbi Morton J. Cohn's term as Rabbi for Children of Israel Congregation, Memphis Tennessee. Assorted items regarding Temple/Synagogue membership campaign, confirmation programs, syllabus, UAHC Synagogue Service Bulletin.
box 2, folder 17

Temple Beth El, Nigara Falls, New York Folder 17 1940-1946

Scope and Contents

Items regarding Morton J. Cohn's term as Rabbi at Temple Beth El in Niagara Falls, New York: correspondence to Board of Trustees; confirmation programs and items relating to confirmation services; Principle Beliefs of Judaism; Purim Program notes, Hadassah; Chanukah Program; Temple Beth El commemorative yearbook.
box 2, folder 18

B'nai B'rith - Organizational Folder 18 1941-1945

Scope and Contents

B'nai B'rith Women's Grand Lodge War Relief Organization: rosters, officers, flyers, etc. 1941-1945
box 2, folder 19

B'nai B'rith - War Emergency Meeting Minutes Folder 19 1943-1944

Scope and Contents

B'nai B'rith Women's Grand Lodge - District No. 4: Minutes of War Emergency Meeting 1943 and 1944 Los Angeles and San Francisco
box 2, folder 20

B'nai B'rith Women's Grand Lodge - Official Correspondence Folder 20 1/1941 - 12/1944

Scope and Contents

B'nai B'rith Women's Grand Lodge: official correspondence relating to organization and function of war relief efforts.
box 2, folder 21

B'nai B'rith - Personal Correspondence Folder 21 1941-1944

Scope and Contents

B'nai B'rith Women's Grand Lodge: personal correspondence directed to officers of war relief organization
box 2, folder 22

B'nai B'rith - Anti-Defamation League Folder 22 1943-1944

Scope and Contents

B'nai B'rith Women's Grand Lodge: correspondence and papers relating to Anti-Defamation League
box 2, folder 23

B'nai B'rith - American Jewish Conference Folder 23 1943-1944

Scope and Contents

B'nai B'rith Women's Grand Lodge: correspondence and papers relating to American Jewish Conference
box 2, folder 24

B'nai B'rith - War Bonds Folder 24 1943-1944

Scope and Contents

B'nai B'rith Women's Grand Lodge: correspondence, posters and papers relating to United Treasury War Bonds
box 2, folder 25

B'nai B'rith - Overseas War Relief Folder 25 1943-1944

Scope and Contents

B'nai B'rith Women's Grand Lodge: correspondence, posters and papers relating to Overseas War Relief efforts of "Serve-a-Ship" program, Russian War Relief, and Netherlands. The National Jewish Monthly published by B'nai B'rith May 1946 titled "B'nai B'rith in World War II", donated by Danny Glasser.
box 2, folder 26

B'nai B'rith - American Red Cross Folder 26 1943-1944

Scope and Contents

B'nai B'rith Women's Grand Lodge: papers relating to war efforts of the American Red Cross
box 2, folder 27

B'nai B'rith - Infantile Paralysis Foundation Folder 27 1943-1944

Scope and Contents

B'nai B'rith Women's Grand Lodge: papers and brochure relating to National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis
box 2, folder 28

B'nai B'rith - National Jewish Hospital Folder 28 1941-1944

Scope and Contents

B'nai B'rith Women's Grand Lodge: papers and brochures relating to National Jewish Hospital at Denver
box 2, folder 29

B'nai B'rith - Miscellaneous Folder 29 1941-1944

Scope and Contents

B'nai B'rith Women's Grand Lodge: miscellaneous papers Lasker Lodge flyer announcing Rabbi Dr. Max Nussbaum discussion: "Political Zionism"
box 2, folder 30

Chaplain, US Naval Reserve - Service Record Folder 30 1943-1945

Scope and Contents

Morton J. Cohn official service record documents April 1943 through December 1945.
box 2, folder 31

Chaplain, US Naval Reserve - Service Record Folder 31 1947-1962

Scope and Contents

Morton J(acob) Cohn official service record documents May 8, 1947 through to honorable discharge Feb. 1962
box 2, folder 32

Chaplain, US Naval Reserve - Annual Report Folder 32 1943-1945

Scope and Contents

Official reports from Lt. Morton J. Cohn, CHC-USNR to Secretary of the Navy via Commanding Officer
box 2, folder 33

Chaplain, US Naval Reserve - "Cohnfidentially Speaking" Folder 33 1944-1945

Scope and Contents

Unofficial personal newsletters from Chaplain Cohn to his civilian congregation at Niagara Falls, NY. Conditions of Jewish servicemen in WWII. "Sammy the GI" sermon.
box 2, folder 34

Chaplain, US Naval Reserve - Newsletters Folder 34 May 1951- April 1960

Scope and Contents

Eleventh Naval District Chaplain's Newsletters: May 1, 1951 April 1, 1952 Aug. 1, 1957 April 7, 1960
box 2, folder 35

Chaplain, US Naval Reserve - Misc. Folder 35 1950's

Scope and Contents

Assorted miscellaneous items during years as Chaplain: pamphlets; correspondence; programs; bulletins; directories.
box 2, folder 36

Chaplain, US Naval Reserve - Forms Folder 36 no date indicated

Scope and Contents

Blank forms: vouchers for reimbursement, etc.
box 3, folder 1

Rabbi Cohn Installation Program Folder 1 1946

Scope and Contents

Program of Installation Ceremonies of Rabbi Morton J. Cohn Temple Beth Israel, Friday, September 6, 1946
box 3, folder 1.1

Nursery School Folder 1.1 1950s

Scope and Contents

Notes, cards, forms, pamphlets regarding establishment of Nursery School, Temple Beth Israel
box 3, folder 2

Religious School Folder 2 1947-1965

Scope and Contents

Notes, cards, forms, lesson plans, correspondence to teachers regarding religious School, Temple Beth Israel
box 3, folder 3

Religious School Folder 3 1947-1965

Scope and Contents

Notes, cards, forms, lesson plans, correspondence to teachers regarding religious School, Temple Beth Israel
box 3, folder 4

Religious School - Odd sizes Folder 4 1947-1965

Scope and Contents

Notes, cards, forms, lesson plans, booklets, attendance records, correspondence to teachers regarding Religious School, Temple Beth Israel
box 3, folder 5

Religious School - Materials Folder 5 1947-1965

Scope and Contents

Notes, cards, forms, correspondence regarding ordering materials for Religious School, Temple Beth Israel
box 3, folder 6

Religious School - Greeting Cards Folder 6 1947-1965

Scope and Contents

Notes, cards, forms, correspondence regarding Religious School greeting cards for birthdays, anniversaries, etc., Temple Beth Israel
box 3, folder 7

Junior League Folder 7 1947-1965

Scope and Contents

Constitution of Temple Junior League Temple Beth Israel
box 3, folder 8

Temple Youth League Folder 8 1947-1965

Scope and Contents

Rosters, flyers, misc. papers regarding Temple Youth League events; Jewish Youth Conference 1953.
box 3, folder 9

Religious School - Parent Manuals Folder 9 1945-1965

Scope and Contents

Parent manuals for Religious School, Temple Beth Israel
box 3, folder 10

Religious School -Teacher Manuals Folder 10 1955-1959

Scope and Contents

Teacher manuals for Religious School, Temple Beth Israel
box 3, folder 11

Confirmation Programs Folder 11 1940s-1950s

Scope and Contents

Programs and announcements/invitations for confirmation excercises ("Ceremony of Confirmation"), Temple Beth Israel Program for Confirmation Service at Temple Emanu-El (Dallas, TX), 1945
box 3, folder 12

Confirmation Materials Folder 12 1940s-1950s

Scope and Contents

Materials for confirmation excercises, Temple Beth Israel
box 3, folder 13

Chanukah Materials Folder 13 1940s-1950s

Scope and Contents

Materials for Chanukah celebration, Temple Beth Israel.
box 3, folder 14

Purim Materials Folder 14 1930s-1950s

Scope and Contents

Materials for Purim celebration, Temple Beth Israel.
box 3, folder 15

Hadassah Materials Folder 15 1950-1960

Scope and Contents

Materials (bulletins, etc.) about Hadassah, San Diego Chapter
box 3, folder 16

Adult Education Folder 16 1930s-1950s

Scope and Contents

Sermons and other information regarding adult education
box 3, folder 17

Bible Correspondence Course Folder 17 1930s-1950s

Scope and Contents

Lessons and quizzes for Bible correspondence course.
box 3, folder 18

Programs - Baccalaureate and Commencement Folder 18 1950-1960s

Scope and Contents

Programs from baccalaureate and commencement services - high schools, junior highs, college
box 3, folder 19

Programs - Civic and Military Organizations Folder 19 1940s-1960s

Scope and Contents

Invitations and programs from honorary luncheons, services, dedications, military reviews, commencements, music festivals, presentations in the civic and military communities.
box 3, folder 19.1

Dedication Programs - Naval Training Center and Naval Hospital Chapels Folder 19.1 1948-1952

Scope and Contents

United States Naval Hospital Service of Dedication programs for dedication of window installations, 1948-1949. U.S. Naval Hospital Corps School Commencement program, 1949. U.S. Naval Training Center Recruit Brigade Review Recruit Training Command program, 1952. Torah Convocation at the United States Naval Training Center (North Chapel), 1952.
box 3, folder 20

Temple Beth Israel Services and Special Occasions Folder 20 1940s-1960s

Scope and Contents

Invitations, pamphlets, programs, announcements, outlines, newsletters for miscellaneous services at Temple Beth Israel, i.e., funerals, birthdays, receptions, dinners, Kiddush services, installations, Sabbath, dedication, High Holy Days, and others.
box 3, folder 21

Pulpit calendars, list of contributors, item re: nominating committee. Folder 21 1940s-1960s

Scope and Contents

Pulpit calendars, list of contributors, item re: nominating committee.
box 3, folder 22

Building Program Information Folder 22 1950s-1960s

Scope and Contents

Notes, pamphlets, correspondence regarding Temple Beth Israel Building Program.
box 3, folder 23

Union of American Hebrew Congregations - UAHC Folder 23 1950s-1960s

Scope and Contents

Notes, pamphlets, correspondence regarding constitution, by-laws, Shabbat service, financial, statistical data, delegates, regional office, Pacific Southwest Council, standards, committees of the UAHC (Union of American Hebrew Congregations).
box 3, folder 24

Union of American Hebrew Congregations - UAHC Folder 24 1940s-1950s

Scope and Contents

Notes, pamphlets, minutes, correspondence regarding American Reform Judaism, Commission on Social Action of Reform Judaism, Liberal Judaism, College of Jewish Studies, University Synagogue, Southern California Council, Welfare Fund through the UAHC (Union of American Hebrew Congregations). Survey of Current Reform Practice by Laymen - 42nd General Assembly UAHC.
box 3, folder 25

Union of American Hebrew Congregations - UAHC Folder 25 1950s-1960s

Scope and Contents

Notes, pamphlets, minutes, correspondence regarding Combined Campaign, donations, expenditures, Temple Isaiah, registration, new congregations, assembly of delegates, board members, directory through the UAHC (Union of American Hebrew Congregations). Kit ito Aid in Observance of the 85th Anniversary of the UAHC - 1959, combined with Annual Isaac M. Wise Memorial Sabbath Kit.
box 3, folder 26

Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion and UAHC College of Jewish Studies Folder 26 1950s-1970s

Scope and Contents

Notes, pamphlets, minutes, programs, correspondence, poster regarding schedule of classes, degree programs, lecture series, class syllabus; session notes & addresses by professors re: Year in Israel Program, California School, Judaism, traditions, paganism, prayer, Hebrew Bible, Jewish Festivals, synagogue of the Jewish Institute of Religion.
box 3, folder 27

Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion Folder 27 1954

Scope and Contents

Correspondence from Alumni Association regarding Quinquennial Fund and appreciation to donors.
box 3, folder 28

Bureau of Jewish Education Folder 28 1960s

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, minutes, and reports regarding teaching personnel, conferences, graduations, parties, by-laws, activities, and schedules of Bureau of Jewish Education.
box 3, folder 29

Institute on Judaism Folder 29 3/30/1951

Scope and Contents

Workbooks for Institutes on Judaism For the Christian Clergy, published by Commission on Institutes on Judaism.
box 3, folder 30

Institute on Judaism Folder 30 1950s

Scope and Contents

Correspondence regarding the Institutes on Judaism for the Christian Clergy seminar; Bar Mitzvah regulations, hotel reservations; press release.
box 3, folder 31

Correspondence and Notes Folder 31 1950s - 1960s

Scope and Contents

Miscelanneous handwritten and typed invitations, correspondence, postcards, and notes.
box 3, folder 32

Correspondence and Notes Folder 32 1950s - 1960s

Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous newsletter and journal articles written by others (poverty, mercy, justice); program for A Creative Service ("Spritual Hunger") by Rabbi Ahron Opher.
box 3, folder 33

Synagogue Forms and Invitation Folder 33 1940s - 1960s

Scope and Contents

Synagogue forms and invitation: New Year's Eve dinner party ticket (1946/47); San Diego Clergy Concerned About Vietnam postcard; Congregation of Beth Israel Census Card; blank marriage certificates.
box 3, folder 34

Notes - Special Programs Folder 34 1940s - 1960s

Scope and Contents

Notes for special programs: Passover broadcast; participants for Rabbi Joseph Hurwitz dinner program; Summer of Concern; and The Church and Poverty.
box 3, folder 35

Personal Travel Records of Rabbi Cohn Folder 35 1940s - 1960s

Scope and Contents

Receipts and travel packing list.
box 4, folder 1

Organizational Chart and By-Laws - Congregation Beth Israel Folder 1 no date indicated

Scope and Contents

Chart of Organization for Congregation Beth Israel and information for committees, methods for income, membership and integration, religious school, youth activities, ways and means, public relations, by-laws, and so on.
box 4, folder 2

Reports: Rabbi's, Committees, and Annual Meeting - Congregation Beth Israel Folder 2 1950s

Scope and Contents

Handwritten and typed reports and correspondence from annual meetings regarding: Rabbi reports of activites and numbers of personal activities and temple activities; reports of religious school committee; congregational annual dinner; correspondence.
box 4, folder 3

Financial Documents - Congregation Beth Israel Folder 3 1950s-1960s

Scope and Contents

Documents and correspondence regarding financial income and expenditure statements and reports.
box 4, folder 3.1

Rosters, Correspondence, Board of Directors Meeting Minutes - Congregation Beth Israel Folder 3.1 1950s-1960s

Scope and Contents

Rosters, Correspondence, Board of Directors Meeting Minutes - Congregation Beth Israel
box 4, folder 4

Jewish Associations and Councils - California and National Folder 4 1950s-1960s

Scope and Contents

Minutes, reports, and documents from: San Diego Rabbinical Association; Jewish Community Relations Council; Board of Rabbi's of Sourthern California; Jewish National Fund.
box 4, folder 5

Jewish Education in San Diego Folder 5 1947-1972

Scope and Contents

Brochures, pamphlets, bulletins and programs relating to: Bureau of Jewish Education; Jewish Community Relations Council; San Diego City Schools; San Diego State College.
box 4, folder 5.1

Jewish Education and Philosophy Folder 5.1 1950s-1960s

Scope and Contents

Brochures, pamphlets, and programs relating to: Jewish Peace Fellowship; American Jewish Education; Intermarriage; birth control; Arabs in Palestine; dealing with enemies. Spiritual Education Week program, March 1960, with Rabbi Cohn listed as a speaker.
box 4, folder 6

Reform Judaism Definitions and Campaigns Folder 6 1950s

Scope and Contents

Brochures, booklets, sermons, correspondence and other documents defining and discussing advancement and financial support of Reform Judaism. Correspondence includes Temple Judea of West Fernando Valley, Congregation Beth Israel, Union of American Hebrew Congregations (UAHC).
box 4, folder 7

Anti-Defamation League Folder 7 1960s

Scope and Contents

Anti-Defamation League (ADL): Quarterly reports, magazine article, and other documents regarding minorites, bigotry, intergration, and other issues of prejudice.
box 4, folder 8

United Jewish Fund of San Diego Folder 8 1948-1958

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to United Jewish Fund (UJF) of San Diego: Articles of Incorporation, Constitution and By-laws; reports and prospectus; minutes; memberships; correspondence.
box 4, folder 9

The American Council for Judaism and America-Israel Cultural Foundation Folder 9 1950s - 1960s

Scope and Contents

Brochures, articles, and reports discussing: Israel and Jordan; refugees; Zionism; "What We Believe"; Jewish Nationalism. Communications and flyer regarding cultural exchange between America and Israel. America-Israel Cultural Foundation (AICF) newsletter, proposed budget allocations, and correspondence.
box 4, folder 10

Jewish Community Center - San Diego Folder 10

Scope and Contents

Brochures, correspondence, minutes and reports discussing United Jewish Fund of San Diego and operation of Jewish Community Center Association of San Diego; Haddagah for Jewish Community Center Passover Seder. Includes material re El Cajon Blvd and 54th Street locations.
box 4, folder 11

Community Relations Committee/Council of Temple Beth Israel Folder 11 1940s and 1950s

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, minutes, memos and reports pertaining to National Community Relations Advisory Council; Quail Valley Country Club; California Federation for Civic Unity; American Jewish Committee.
box 4, folder 12

Correspondence - Fan Mail and Thank You Letters to Rabbi Cohn Folder 12 1948-1959

Scope and Contents

Correspondence and thank you cards and letters of appreciation (1948-1959) directed to Rabbi Cohn from congregational members, community associates, and parishoners and ministers of other faiths.
box 4, folder 13

Correspondence - Fan Mail and Thank You Letters to Rabbi Cohn Folder 13 1960-1964

Scope and Contents

Correspondence and thank you cards and letters of appreciation (1960-1964) directed to Rabbi Cohn from congregational members, community associates, and parishoners and ministers of other faiths.
box 4, folder 14

Correspondence - Thank You Letters to Rabbi Cohn from students of Catholic School Youth Center Folder 14 Oct. 26, 1967

Scope and Contents

Thank you cards and letters of appreciation directed to Rabbi Cohn from young students of Catholic Youth Center where Rabbi Cohn was a guest lecturer discussing the Jewish religion and holidays.
box 4, folder 15

Correspondence - Religious School of Congregation of Beth Israel Folder 15 1940s-1950s

Scope and Contents

Notes and letters from the Congregation of Beth Israel and Rabbi Cohn to parents regarding Religious School programs, events, services, holidays, and Parents' Discussion Forum.
box 4, folder 16

Correspondence - High Holy Days Folder 16 1948-1958

Scope and Contents

Notes, programs and letters from the Congregation of Temple Beth Israel in San Diego from Morton Cohn to others regarding issues about High Holy Days.
box 4, folder 17

Correspondence - Miscellaneous - Folder 17 1951-1960

Scope and Contents

Notes and letters from Congregation of Temple Beth Israel and Rabbi Cohn to others regarding: Sabbath Services; Religious School; Institute on Judaism for Clergymen; Temple Senior League; Membership Dues; Men's Club; responses to contributors.
box 4, folder 18

Correspondence - Miscellaneous - Folder 18 1948-1960's; some undated

Scope and Contents

Notes and letters to Congregation of Temple Beth Israel and Rabbi Cohn from others regarding: conversion study; invitations; Jewish marriage ceremonies; United Jewish Fund; Congregation Shaare Emeth; legal issues; nominations; Reform Judaism; and others. Includes the UJF; Hebrew Union College. Thank you note from Sally Cohn re her operation.
box 4, folder 19

Correspondence - Miscellaneous - Folder 19 1961-1963; some undated

Scope and Contents

Notes and letters from others to Rabbi Cohn and from Rabbi Cohn to others. Topics include: personal appreciations and thank you's; invitations; presentation on "Basic Judaism"; donations; community inter-involvement; etc.
box 4, folder 20

Congregation Beth Israel 75th Anniversary Souvenir Program and List of Anniversary Examples Folder 20 7/16/1951

Scope and Contents

Letter from The Union of American Hebrew Congregations' Director of the Commission of Synagogue Activities with a list of examples of congregational anniversary celebrations.
box 4, folder 21

Booklet: Souvenir History & Program Commemorating 75th Anniversary of Congregation Beth Israel Folder 21 March, 1952

Scope and Contents

The Anniversary Story: Souvenir History & Program Commemorating 75th Anniversary of Congregation Beth Israel, San Diego, CA. Hebrew calendar years: 5637-5712 (1952) 2 copies The 75th Anniversary dating is incorrect and was based on someone's recollections. In 1996 the founding of the congregation as Adath Yeshurun was redated to 1861. Source: San Francisco Jewish newspaper, "The Weekly Gleaner". In 1886 the congregation incorporated as Congregtion Beth Israel.
box 4, folder 22

Rabbi Morton J. Cohn 10 Year Anniversary with Congregation Beth Israel Folder 22 11/1/1956

Scope and Contents

Program drafts for Rabbi's Tenth Anniversary Sabbath Correspondence: Drafts of letters/invitations announcing special Sabbath worship honoring 10th anniversary. Correspondence: Assorted letters, telegrams, and notes of congratulations, RSVP's and regrets related to Rabbi Morton J. Cohn's10th anniversary celebration Sabbath as Rabbi at Congregation Beth Israel. Correspondence: Thank you letters from Rabbi Cohn.
box 4, folder 23

Israel Tours Brochures and Correspondence Folder 23 1954-1960

Scope and Contents

Brochures and correspondence relating to tours of Israel.
box 4, folder 24

Estate of Bertha Miller Folder 24 1956-1963

Scope and Contents

Items relating to the burial and last will of Bertha Miller, Morton J. Cohn executor. (See also MJC13.29 for Last Will and Testament)
box 4, folder 25

Home of Peace Cemetery Folder 25 1967

Scope and Contents

Items relating to by-laws and financial statement of Home of Peace Cemetery.
box 4, folder 26

Junior Congregation of Temple Beth Israel Folder 26 unknown

Scope and Contents

Constitution Temple Beth Israel Junior Congregation
box 4, folder 27

Mr. & Mrs. LTD: Young Married Couples of Congregation Beth Israel Folder 27 1952-1960

Scope and Contents

Constitution, form letters, correspondence, flyers regarding a young married couples social group called Mr. & Mrs. LTD. of Congregation Beth Israel, of San Diego, California.
box 4, folder 28

Sisterhood of Temple Beth Israel Programs - Folder 28 1948 and 1950's

Scope and Contents

Programs, invitations, and announcements of events sponsored by the Sisterhood of Temple Beth Israel. (1948 and 1950's)
box 4, folder 28.1

Sisterhood of Temple Beth Israel Programs- Folder 28.1 1960's-1970

Scope and Contents

Programs, invitations, and announcements of events sponsored by the Sisterhood of Temple Beth Israel. (1960's-1970) Includes undated seating roster. Sisterhood activities and purpose.
box 4, folder 29

Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood Follies of '55 Programs Folder 29 November 5-6, 1955

Scope and Contents

Programs of the Follies of '55 presented by the Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood.
box 4, folder 30

Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood Follies of '55 Programs Folder 30 November 5-6, 1955

Scope and Contents

Programs of the Follies of '55 presented by the Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood.
box 4, folder 31

Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood Follies of '56 Programs Folder 31 November 3-4, 1956

Scope and Contents

Programs of the Follies of '56 presented by the Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood.
box 4, folder 32

Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood Folies Bergere Ball Programs Folder 32 1959, 1961

Scope and Contents

10 Programs of the Folies Bergere Ball November 21, 1959 presented by the Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood. 1 Program of the Folies Bergere Ball November 5, 1961 presented by the Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood.
box 4, folder 33

Sisterhood - Correspondence Folder 33 1950's

Scope and Contents

Sisterhood correspondence - letters pertaining to various matters concerning Sisterhood activities.
box 4, folder 34

National Federation of Temple Sisterhoods - Correspondence Folder 34 1954

Scope and Contents

Items - pamphlets, letters, announcements - pertaining to National Federation of Temple Sisterhoods.
box 4, folder 35

National Federation of Temple Sisterhoods - Biennial Assembly Folder 35 1946

Scope and Contents

Program for 16th (XVI) Biennial Assembly March 3-6, 1946 titled "From War to Peace through Religion". 20th Biennial Assembly Convention Committees (no date) Includes undated seating roster.
box 4, folder 36

Newsletter, Journal, and Magazine Articles Pertaining to Judaism Folder 36 1949-1965

Scope and Contents

Articles re: Hebrew University, Jewish Books, progressive education, Lincoln, prejudice, family values, Jewish youth, Israel, Synagogue attendance, children and God, intermarriage, Birth Control
box 4, folder 37

Pamphlets - Judaism, Civil Rights, The Reconstructionist Folder 37 1951-1968

Scope and Contents

Assorted pamphlets re: Jewish book lists; Civil Rights and Civil Liberties, three issues of "The Reconstructionist" publication; "Never have Freedom and International Morality Been so Righteously Protected" by Foreign Minister Abba Eban; Individual Freedom and National Security; Assault on the United Nations.
box 4, folder 38

Brochure: 300 Year Anniversary of Jews in America Exhibition Folder 38 1955

Scope and Contents

Checklist pamphlet of The Jews In America 1654-1954 exhibition at University of Kansas Library (Lawrence, KS) November 1954 - January 1955 in celebration of the American Jewish Tercentenary.
box 5, folder 1

By-Laws - Temple Emanu-El, San Diego Folder 1 1964-1972

Scope and Contents

By-Laws and Amendments of Temple Emanu-El (Inc.) of San Diego, California. By-Laws of Home of Peace Cemetery, Inc. of San Diego, California. Newspaper article clippings (2) dated August 1964 re beginning of Temple Emanu-El congregation.
box 5, folder 2

Board of Directors Meetings Folder 2 1964-1968

Scope and Contents

Agendas, minutes, and attendance records of Board of Director Meetings, Temple Emanu-El.
box 5, folder 3

Board of Directors Meetings Folder 3 1969-1971

Scope and Contents

Agendas, minutes, (and financial reports, correspondence and handwritten notes) of Board of Director Meetings, Temple Emanu-El.
box 5, folder 4

Board of Directors Meetings & Miscellaneous Folder 4 1960's-1980's

Scope and Contents

Committee list; correspondence; Minutes; agenda Jan. 13, 1977; financial statement 1980, 1981; Board of Directors 81-82; fiscal budget 81-82.
box 5, folder 5

Annual Membership Meeting Folder 5 1964-1969

Scope and Contents

Agendas, notices, proposals, reports of annual membership meeting, Temple Emanu-El.
box 5, folder 6

Annual Membership Meeting Folder 6 1970-1976

Scope and Contents

Agendas, notices, proposals, reports of annual membership meeting, Temple Emanu-El.
box 5, folder 7

Capital Campaign Cabinet Folder 7 1985-1987

Scope and Contents

Notes, proposals, letters, minutes, site plan regarding fundraising for a major building project for Temple Emanu-El.
box 5, folder 8

Capital Campaign Cabinet Folder 8 1985-1987

Scope and Contents

Notes, proposals, letters, minutes, regarding fundraising for a major building project for Temple Emanu-El.
box 5, folder 9

Committees Folder 9 1965-1968

Scope and Contents

Notes, proposals, letters, regarding appointment of volunteers for committee chairs
box 5, folder 10

Way and Means Committee Folder 10 1965-1970

Scope and Contents

1965 note on members of Ways & Means Committee. October 1970 letter requesting lease of land from Ascension Lutheran Church.
box 5, folder 11

Budget and Finance Committee Folder 11 1965-1975

Scope and Contents

Notes, budgets, reports, proposals of the budget and finance committee.
box 5, folder 12

Membership Committee Folder 12 1965-1967

Scope and Contents

Notes, lists, announcements, proposals of the membership committee.
box 5, folder 13

Adult Education Committee Folder 13 1966-1967

Scope and Contents

Rolls and study guides of the Adult Education Committee.
box 5, folder 14

Steering Committee Folder 14 1964-1965

Scope and Contents

Agendas, minutes, notes of the Steering Committee
box 5, folder 15

Social Action Committee - Part 1 of 2 Folder 15 1960s-1980s

Scope and Contents

Pamphlets, bulletins, programs, of the Social Action Committee. Social Action Workshop of the Southern California Council Union of American Hebrew Congregtions Correspondence from Commission on Social Action of Reform Judaism. (UAHC)
box 5, folder 16

Social Action Committee - Part 2 of 2 Folder 16 1960s-1980s

Scope and Contents

Pamphlets, bulletins, programs, of the Social Action Committee. Social Action Workshop of the Southern California Council Union of American Hebrew Congregtions Correspondence from Commission on Social Action of Reform Judaism. (UAHC) Bulletin of the Social Action Committee of Temple Emanu-El regarding distribution of surplus food. May 29, 1968
box 5, folder 17

Social Action Committee Folder 17 1967-1968

Scope and Contents

Notes, notices, correspondence, forms, address labels, minutes of the Social Action Committee.
box 5, folder 18

Urban Coalition Folder 18 1968

Scope and Contents

Agendas, minutes, letters, rosters of the Health and Welfare Task Force of the Urban Coalition
box 5, folder 19

Couples Club Folder 19 1968-1971

Scope and Contents

By-laws, announcements, newsletter of the Couples Club of Temple Emanu-El of San Diego, California.
box 5, folder 20

Choir Folder 20 1966-1971

Scope and Contents

Rosters, notes, sheet music order forms regarding choir and membership.
box 5, folder 21

Associate Rabbi Applications Folder 21 1976

Scope and Contents

Notes, correspondences, and applications for Associate Rabbi position.
box 5, folder 22

Correspondence - Contributions Folder 22 1965

Scope and Contents

Notes and correspondence both to and from contributors.
box 5, folder 23

Correspondence to Members Folder 23 1965-1983

Scope and Contents

Multiple form letters with names and addresses regarding worship services; appointments to committees; sabbath school enrollment; requests for contributions; announcements of celebratory dinner for Rabbi Cohn; minutes of board of director meeting Sept. and Oct 1983.
box 5, folder 24

Correspondence to New Members Folder 24 1965-1966

Scope and Contents

Multiple form letters with names and addresses welcoming new members; lists of new member letters sent.
box 5, folder 25

Correspondence Folder 25 1965-1979

Scope and Contents

Personal and offical correspondence between Rabbi Cohn and others: donations of appreciation; book sellers; teacher appointments; member updates, i.e. weddings, probations, funerals, engagements, invitations for community involvement, etc.
box 5, folder 26

Correspondence Folder 26 1980-1984

Scope and Contents

Personal and offical correspondence between Rabbi Cohn and others: donations of appreciation; member updates, i.e. weddings, probations, funerals, engagements, invitations for community involvement, etc.
box 5, folder 27

Correspondence Folder 27 1985-1990

Scope and Contents

Personal and offical correspondence between Rabbi Cohn and others: donations of appreciation; member updates, i.e. weddings, probations, funerals, engagements, invitations for community involvement, etc.
box 5, folder 28

SCLAR & SCBR (Southern California Board of Rabbis) Folder 28 1971

Scope and Contents

Questionaire on marriage and conversion; questionaire on Rabbi's discretionary fund; questionnaire for Mother's Club; directory of Southern California Board of Rabbis, January, 1971. .
box 5, folder 29

San Diego Rabbinical Association (SDRA) Folder 29 1968, 1989

Scope and Contents

Minutes of meeting of SDRA of San Diego Rabbis March 27, 1968; agenda of program titled "Institute on the Holy Land"; correspondence re. membership; minutes August 22, 1989 and October 3, 1989.
box 5, folder 30

CCAR - Central Conference of American Rabbis Folder 30 1981-1985

Scope and Contents

Booklet of honorary members June 20, 1984 95th annual convention; newsletters; receipt of pledge, 1981 convention booklet
box 5, folder 31

Synagogue Council of America Folder 31 no dates

Scope and Contents

Statements from members of the Synagogue Council of America: Dr. Bernard Bamberger, Rabbi Simon Kramer, Leon Gildesgame; "Jewish Health Care in America" by Stuart A. Copans, M.D., February 15, 1973.
box 5, folder 32

United Jewish Federation (UJF) Folder 32 1961-1971

Scope and Contents

Brochure, correspondence, minutes of Board of Director meetings; committee report of United Jewish Federation (UJF) of San Diego.
box 5, folder 33

Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Folder 33 1967-1971

Scope and Contents

Special Reports Issues: World Zionism; Syrian- Algerian Line; American Nazis; colleges and Jewish High Holy Days; anti-semitism; Soviet Jews; Holiday guidelines; Jets for Israel.
box 5, folder 34

UAHC (Union of American Hebrew Congregations) Folder 34 1968-1988

Scope and Contents

Papers re: biennial convention Fe. 22-23, 1969; Report of the California School; report of the Pacific Southwest Council; 1972 directory; memo re Introduction to Judaism course schedule 1987-1988.
box 5, folder 35

Temple Emanu-El Building Project Folder 35 1983

Scope and Contents

Proposed Master Plan, site plans, floor plans, photo drawings.
box 5, folder 36

Judasim and Politics Folder 36 1960s

Scope and Contents

Documents discussing the ultra right wing extremism in American politics.
box 6, folder 1

Youth SWIG Camp Folder 1 1966-1971

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, applications, agendas, and newsletters of the UAHC's (Union of American Hebrew Congregations) Swig Camp* for Living Judaism at Saratoga: Leadership Training Institute for Youth. *Originally known as Camp Saratoga but renamed Swig Camp after Benjamin H. Swig in honor of a significant donation made by Swig.
box 6, folder 2

Youth ETY and TERY (Temple Emanu-El Religious Youth) Folder 2 1970

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to youth functions of Temple Emanu-El: TERY (Temple Emanu-El Religious Youth); ETY (Emanu-El Temple Youth) Constitution; resume forms; planning notes; mailers re: activities.
box 6, folder 3

Religious School - Class Outlines Folder 3

Scope and Contents

Class outlines: Comparative religion introduction; Roman Catholic Church: papal infallibility, hierarchy, angels, the Saints, next life, mass, sacraments, baptism, marriage, holy orders, monks, nuns, Bible; Protestantism: private judgement, Bible, three theologies, fundamentalism, liberalism, evangelicalism; Lutheran Churches; Episcopal Churches; Presbyterian Churches; Congregationalists; Unitarians; Baptists; Disciples; Methodists; Quakers; Literature of the Bible ("The Book of Books").
box 6, folder 4

Religious School Papers - 1960's Folder 4 1964-1969

Scope and Contents

Items regarding religious school: correspondence form letters to parents; lists; registration forms; class rosters; attendance records.
box 6, folder 5

Religious School Papers - 1970's Folder 5 1970-1977

Scope and Contents

Items regarding religious school: committee reports, religious conclave, student rosters, correspondences, teacher directory, teacher resumes, UAHC publication, newsletters.
box 6, folder 6

Religious School Parent Manuals - Folder 6 1968-1970

Scope and Contents

Sabbath School Parents' Manual: 1968-1969 (2); 1969-1970.
box 6, folder 7

Religious School Parent Manuals Folder 7 1970-1973

Scope and Contents

Sabbath School Parents' Manual: 1970-1971 (2); 1971-1972 (2); 1972-1973.
box 6, folder 8

Religious School Teacher Manuals Folder 8 1969-1970

Scope and Contents

Teacher's Manual of Temple Emanu-El Religious School: 1969-1970 (2).
box 6, folder 9

Religious School Teacher Manuals Folder 9 1970-1971

Scope and Contents

Teacher's Manual of Temple Emanu-El Religious School: 1970-1971
box 6, folder 10

Religious School Teacher Manuals Folder 10 1971-1972

Scope and Contents

Teacher's Manual of Temple Emanu-El Religious School: 1971-1972
box 6, folder 11

Confirmations - 1965 Folder 11 1965

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to confirmation services 1965: instructions, programs, outlines of service, prayers, declaration of faith, assigned parts of the service, supplies, song verses, etc.
box 6, folder 12

Confirmations - 1966 Folder 12 1966

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to confirmation services 1966: instructions, programs, outlines of service, prayers, declaration of faith, assigned parts of the service, supplies, song verses, etc.
box 6, folder 13

Confirmations - 1967 Folder 13 1967

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to confirmation services 1967: instructions, programs, outlines of service, prayers, declaration of faith, assigned parts of the service, supplies, song verses, etc.
box 6, folder 14

Confirmations - 1968 Folder 14 1968

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to confirmation services 1968: instructions, programs, outlines of service, prayers, declaration of faith, assigned parts of the service, supplies, song verses, etc.
box 6, folder 15

Confirmations - 1969 Folder 15 1969

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to confirmation services 1969: instructions, programs, outlines of service, prayers, declaration of faith, assigned parts of the service, supplies, song verses, etc.
box 6, folder 16

Confirmations - 1970 Folder 16 1970

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to confirmation services 1970: financial records, instructions, programs, outlines of service, prayers, declaration of faith, assigned parts of the service, supplies, song verses, etc.
box 6, folder 17

Confirmations - 1971 Folder 17 1971

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to confirmation services 1971: instructions, programs, outlines of service, prayers, declaration of faith, assigned parts of the service, supplies, song verses, etc.
box 6, folder 18

Confirmations - 1972 Folder 18 1972

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to confirmation services 1972: instructions, programs, outlines of service, prayers, declaration of faith, assigned parts of the service, supplies, song verses, Hebrew teachers salary scale, Educators' committee meeting minutes, etc.
box 6, folder 19

Confirmations - 1973 Folder 19 1973

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to confirmation services 1973: instructions, programs, outlines of service, prayers, declaration of faith, assigned parts of the service, supplies, song verses, etc.
box 6, folder 20

Confirmations - 1974 Folder 20 1974

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to confirmation services 1974: instructions, programs, outlines of service, prayers, declaration of faith, assigned parts of the service, supplies, song verses, etc.
box 6, folder 21

Confirmations - 1975 Folder 21 1975

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to confirmation services 1975: Ceremony of Confirmation, instructions, programs, outlines of service, prayers, declaration of faith, assigned parts of the service, supplies, song verses, etc.
box 6, folder 22

Confirmations - 1976 Folder 22 1976

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to confirmation services 1976: Confirmation Order of Service, instructions, programs, outlines of service, prayers, declaration of faith, assigned parts of the service, supplies, song verses, etc.
box 6, folder 23

Confirmations - 1977 Folder 23 1977

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to confirmation services 1977: instructions, programs, outlines of service, prayers, declaration of faith, assigned parts of the service, supplies, song verses, etc.
box 6, folder 24

Confirmations - 1978 Folder 24 1978

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to confirmation services 1978: instructions, programs, outlines of service, prayers, declaration of faith, assigned parts of the service, supplies, song verses, etc.
box 6, folder 25

Confirmations - Instructions, Program Outlines, & Miscellaneous Papers Folder 25 1965-1976

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to confirmation services 1965, 1974/75, 1976, and other years unknown: instructions, programs, outlines of service, prayers, declaration of faith, assigned parts of the service, song verses, supplies, etc.
box 6, folder 26

Bar/Bat Mitzvah Invitations Folder 26 1966-1982

Scope and Contents

Invitations to Bar Mitzvahs of: Swartz - 1982 Zemlick - 1967 Maisel - 1967 Bloom - 1967 Segal - 1968 Rifkind - 1966 Lewis - 1967
box 6, folder 27

Services Programs - Temple Emanu-El Folder 27 1966-1990

Scope and Contents

Programs regarding: Dedication of Cohn Torah School; Yom Kippur; Succoth, assorted newsletters of Temple Emanu-El 1966-1978; Book of Remembrance, Temple Emanu-El Silver Anniversary Ball 1989, New Members' Sabbath, Rosh Hashonah Torah Dedication.
box 6, folder 28

Services Programs - Other Synagogues Folder 28 1956-1983

Scope and Contents

Programs regarding: Confirmation Services - Congregation Rodeph Sholom 1956; Bulletin of Temple Beth El 1963; San Diego State College Commencement 1966; Testimonial Dinner Honoring Rabbi Maxwell H. Dubin 1968; Sabbath Worship Temple Beth El 1968; San Diego County Men of Distinction Awards Luncheon April 25, 1973; Yizkor Memorial Service Book of Remembrance - Congregation Beth B'Midbar 1983; Patrick Henry High School Baccalaureate 1976; Temple Bulletin - Indianapolis Hebrew Congregation; Congregation Beth Israel Bulletin 1977; Sertoma Follies 1968.
box 6, folder 29

Brotherhood Pamphlets Folder 29 no dates indicated

Scope and Contents

Pamphlets published by National Federation of Temple Brotherhoods on assorted topics: membership; activities and projects; program guide; Boy's club, prayers and Psalms.
box 6, folder 30

Torah Pages - Hebrew Folder 30 no dates indicated

Scope and Contents

Pages of Torah Readings in Hebrew.
box 6, folder 31

High Holy Days - Tickets Folder 31 1966-1967

Scope and Contents

Items regarding High Holy Days: admission cards for services; notes regarding attendance; names of ticket holders; form letters from Board of Directors re: issuing tickets; names for committees.
box 6, folder 31.1

High Holy Days - Rabbinic Cabinet United Jewish Appeal Folder 31.1 1984 (5744)

Scope and Contents

Rabbinic Cabinet United Jewish Appeal (UJA) High Holy Days Materials, 5744. "The Renewal of the Jewish People a Year After Lebanon". committee pamphlet with sermons.
box 6, folder 32

Pulpit Calendars Folder 32 1970-1971; 1988-1989

Scope and Contents

Pulpit calendars
box 6, folder 33

American Friends of the Hebrew University Folder 33 1970

Scope and Contents

Correspondence re: Hebrew University in Jerusalem
box 6, folder 34

Vietnam Folder 34 1965-1967

Scope and Contents

Correspondence from San Diego Committee of Clergymen and Laymen concerned about Vietnam; A Policy Statement on Viet-Nam of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America (1965); A Message to the Churches on Viet-Nam (1965).
box 6, folder 35

Soviet Jewry Folder 35 1970-1972

Scope and Contents

Regional Soviet Jewry Action Newsletter 11/71; correspondence from San Diego Council for Soviet Jewry.
box 6, folder 36

Ethiopian Jewry Folder 36 1980-1989

Scope and Contents

San Diego Jewish Times article "Sorting Out 'Who is A Jew' for the Ethiopians" April 27, 1989; correspondences from Rescue Committee for Ethiopian Jews 1985, 1988; "The Falashas" - A Background Paper on Ethiopian Jews by Abraham Karlikow Jan. 1980; list of Ethiopian Jews deceased in African drought, 1982.
box 6, folder 37

Haggadah & Diaspora Seder Folder 37 1960s-70s

Scope and Contents

Contents of Rabbi Cohn's Passover Seder Haggadah Manual with prayers for deliverance of Diaspora Jews; Soviet Jewry; also prayers for Elijah.
box 6, folder 38

Contents - Rabbi Manuals Folder 38 1950s-1990s

Scope and Contents

Contents of Rabbi Cohn's Rabbi Manuals: Memorial Service Programs, information on circumcision, prayer book for gravesites, Kaddish remembrances, assorted papers.
box 6, folder 39

Personal & Miscellaneous Finances Folder 39 1970s-1980s

Scope and Contents

Business cards; uncashed check dated 7/31/83 for $162 from Congregation Beth Israel of San Diego to Rabbi Cohn; decal; airline receipt; bankruptcy papers for Kurt's Gourmet Catering.
box 6, folder 40

Boy Scouts of America Folder 40 1970s; 1948

Scope and Contents

Boy Scouts of America record cards and Sabbath pamphlets.
box 6, folder 41

Temple Emanu-El Tour of Israel, London, and Portugal Folder 41 1969; 1971; 1974

Scope and Contents

Tour pamphlets: Temple Emanu-El Tour of Israel, London, and Portugal presented by Rabbi & Mrs. Morton J. Cohn (1974); All Faiths Tour of the Holy Land and Europe (1971); Ecumenical Tour of the Holy Land and Europe (1969).
box 7, folder 1

WARR (Western Association of Reform Rabbis) - Minutes Folder 1 1953-1968

Scope and Contents

WARR Minutes of Annual Sessions; Director's Reports; Resolutions; Dues; Committee Members Roster. Executive Committee Meeting Minutes - June 19, 1967 and October 31, 1967; Convention Program - January 7-11, 1968; Report to WARR - January 1968; Committees -1968; Resolution on dissent of the draft; Resolution on name change from WARR (Western Association of Reform Rabbis) to PARR (Pacific Association of Reform Rabbis).
box 7, folder 2

WARR (Western Association of Reform Rabbis) Convention Year Book Folder 2 1957

Scope and Contents

WARR (Western Association of Reform Rabbis) Twelfth Annual Convention Year Book, 1957. Coronado, CA. Volume I
box 7, folder 3

WARR (Western Association of Reform Rabbis) - Conventions Folder 3 1959-1968

Scope and Contents

WARR Program outlines for annual conventions.
box 7, folder 4

WARR (Western Association of Reform Rabbis) - Correspondence from Rabbi Cohn Folder 4 1956-1968

Scope and Contents

Correspondence from Rabbi Morton Cohn, WARR Program Chairman.
box 7, folder 5

WARR (Western Association of Reform Rabbis) - Correspondence to Rabbi Cohn Folder 5 1957-1968

Scope and Contents

Correspondence to Rabbi Morton Cohn, WARR Program Chairman.
box 7, folder 6

PARR (Pacific Association of Reform Rabbis) Convention Year Book Folder 6 1968

Scope and Contents

PARR (Pacific Association of Reform Rabbis) Twenty Third Annual Convention Year Book ,1968. Palm Springs, CA. Volume XII
box 7, folder 7

PARR (Pacific Association of Reform Rabbis) Correspondence & Minutes Folder 7 1968-1972

Scope and Contents

Items: membership rosters; committee rosters; PARR Executive Committee Meeting minutes; newsletters; correspondence; constitution of PARR; convention agendas; treasurer reports; Rabbi Cohn's handwritten notes; questionnaire; January 2-5,1972 Kona Kai Club Convention program; Kona Kai Club Membership By-Laws.
box 7, folder 8

PARR (Pacific Association of Reform Rabbis) Convention Yearbook Folder 8 1971

Scope and Contents

PARR (Pacific Association of Reform Rabbis) Twenty-sixth Annual Convention Yearbook, 1971. Palm Springs, CA. Volume XXV
box 7, folder 9

PARR (Pacific Association of Reform Rabbis) Correspondence & Minutes Folder 9 1981-1990

Scope and Contents

PARR Executive Board Meeting minutes; correspondence; 1985 Annual convention program.
box 7, folder 10

NCCJ (National Conference of Christians and Jews) Folder 10 1961-1967

Scope and Contents

Items: pamphlets, brochures, statement of purpose, correspondence, minutes, newsletters, memorandums on issues of the NCCJ regarding: human relations, brotherhood, equal opportunity employment, youth, police-community relations. San Diego Chapter.
box 7, folder 11

NCCJ (National Conference of Christians and Jews) Folder 11 1968-1986

Scope and Contents

Items: pamphlets, brochures, statement of purpose, by-laws, minutes, newsletters, memorandums, agendas on issues of the NCCJ regarding: human relations, brotherhood, equal opportunity employment, youth, police-community relations, NCCJ, Nazism, Middle East.. San Diego Chapter.
box 7, folder 12

San Diego County Council of Churches Folder 12 1966-1969

Scope and Contents

Items: correspondence, newsletters, programs, contracts, minutes, committee reports. (See Interreligious Council of San Diego & NCCJ) San Diego Ecumenical Conference "Conference Call" bulletins
box 7, folder 12.1

San Diego County Ecumenical Conference Folder 12.1 1970-1972

Scope and Contents

San Diego Ecumenical Conference: bulletins ("Conference Call"), correspondence, program, covenant essay, meeting minutes, annual assembly notice and communications.
box 7, folder 13

Inter-Religious Council of San Diego County Minutes and Reports Folder 13 1965-1969

Scope and Contents

Items: Purpose Statement, Policies and Procedures, meeting minutes, committee reports. (See San Diego County Council of Churches)
box 7, folder 14

Inter-Religious Council of San Diego County Correspondence and Literature Folder 14 1968-1969

Scope and Contents

Items: notes, cards, envelopes, correspondence regarding: youth, Baha'i Faith, inter-faith paper on "Great Faiths Bear Witness to a Moral Powers for Peace: Baha'i, Buddhism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism", bibliography of inter-faith pamphlets; news article about third anniversary of the IRC of SD. (See San Diego County Council of Churches)
box 7, folder 15

Interfaith Emergency Council Folder 15 1968

Scope and Contents

Items: agendas, meeting minutes, guidelines, lists, rosters, correspondence from the San Diego County Council of Churches.
box 7, folder 16

Inter-Faith Task Force (IFTF) Folder 16 1972

Scope and Contents

Items: correspondence, statement of purpose, list of printed material, membership roster, "August Project" proposal and program, outlines and communications.
box 7, folder 17

San Diego Interfaith Housing Fondation Folder 17 1969

Scope and Contents

Articles of Incorporation and By-Laws of the San Diego Interfaith Housing Foundation.
box 7, folder 18

Inter-Faith Services Programs and Commission on Interfaith Activities report Folder 18 1950-1964

Scope and Contents

Programs of various interfaith religious services Commission on Interfaith Activities correspondence
box 7, folder 18.1

Program: Golden Jubilee honoring Reverend Charles Francis Buddy Folder 18.1 1964

Scope and Contents

Program of the Pontifical Mass for the Golden Jubilee honoring His Excellency The Most Reverend Charles Francis Buddy, D.D.
box 7, folder 19

Pamphlets and Conference/Seminar Programs - Interreligious and Civic Folder 19 1934-1962

Scope and Contents

Pamphlets/Articles: Religious and Civic: - Baha'i - Buddhism - Self-Realization Fellowship - Judaism and Christianity: B'nai B'rith Youth Organization - Judaism and Christianity: Christian Friends Bulletin - Preface to a Christian-Jewish Dialogue: Synagogue Council of American - Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith: Lutheran-Jewish Relations/Dialogues - Jewish-Christian Dialogues
box 7, folder 19.1

Pamphlets and Conference/Seminar Programs - Interreligious and Civic Folder 19.1 1934-1962

Scope and Contents

Pamphlets/Programs: Religious and Civic:: - San Diego County Ecumenical Conference - SDSU Aztec Center Directory - SDSU Aztec Center Interreligious Conference - Paul Tillich & Carl Rogers: A Dialogue - Labor Management Relations Conference - Seventh-day Adventists - San Diego County Ecumenical Conference - Inter-Religious Conference: College Park Presbyterian Church - Catalogue of Church-State Problems: National Conference of Christians and Jews
box 7, folder 19.2

Community Services Organizations Folder 19.2 1967; 1970; 1980

Scope and Contents

Reports and Programs: - Community Foundation: Amendment to Article VI of By-laws - New Adult Community : Impressions and Projections Report - Economic Opportunity Commission: "Community in Action" Report on the War on Poverty in San Diego County 1967 - California Commission on Aging: "The Hidden People" (Protective Services for Older People) - United Way: 60/Sixty Years of Service Anniversary Program 1980
box 7, folder 19.3

Fiesta del Pacifico Folder 19.3 1956 and 1957

Scope and Contents

- Fiesta del Pacifico Dedication speech Wednesday, July 24, 1957 - Official Program for the Fiesta del Pacifico expo featuring "The California Story" pageant, San Diego 1956 (two copies of each)
box 7, folder 19.4

Pulpit Speeches Compilation by Friends Of The Free Spirit, First Unitarian Church of San Diego Folder 19.4 1953

Scope and Contents

Pulpit Speeches Compilation by Friends Of The Free Spirit, First Unitarian Church of San Diego, 1953
box 7, folder 19.5

Certificates to Rabbi Cohn: Kiwanis Club and Water Authority Folder 19.5 1967

Scope and Contents

Certificates to Rabbi Cohn: - Certificate of Appreciation from the Kiwanis Club of the College Area, 1967 -Certificate of Appointment from San the Diego County Water Authority Board, 1967
box 7, folder 20

Brotherhood Week - programs and sermons Folder 20 1952-1976

Scope and Contents

Programs and sermons for Interfaith Brotherhood Week (national event third week in February annually). Invitation and roster of parents invited to attend Beth Israel's Interfaith Sabbath in observance of Brotherhood Week.
box 7, folder 21

Community Welfare Council (aka Coordinating Council for Social Development) Folder 21 1970-1972

Scope and Contents

Minutes, correspondence, policies, and goals for Community Welfare Council, renamed "Coordinating Council for Social Development" which merged with the Comprehensive Health Planning Association. Also affiliated with the San Diego Parolee Advisory Committee and the United Community Service and the Volunteer Bureau-Voluntary Action Center of San Diego and the National Center for Voluntary Action.
box 7, folder 22

Community Welfare Council (aka Coordinating Council for Social Development and Comprehensive Health Planning Association) Folder 22 1969-1972

Scope and Contents

Minutes, correspondence, policies, goals, rosters, and memos for Community Welfare Council, renamed "Coordinating Council for Social Development" which merged with the Comprehensive Health Planning Association. Also affiliated with the San Diego Parolee Advisory Committee and the United Community Service and the Volunteer Bureau-Voluntary Action Center of San Diego and the National Center for Voluntary Action.
box 7, folder 23

Community Welfare Council - studies and reports Folder 23 1969-1972

Scope and Contents

Studies and reports: Day Care Needs in San Diego Future Role of the San Diego Volunteer Bureau Income Maintenance Resident Camping in San Diego
box 7, folder 24

Community Welfare Council - reports and newsletter Folder 24 1961-1962

Scope and Contents

Studies and reports: Annual Report 1961 Bi-monthly Newsletter Budget Report 1961
box 7, folder 25

United Community Services of San Diego County - Proposed Reorganization Report Folder 25 November 20,1970

Scope and Contents

Proposed Reorganization of UCS: A Report to the Board of Directors of United Community Services of San Diego County by the Citizens' Study Committee
box 7, folder 26

National Community Relations Advisory Council - Report on the Jewish Community Relations Agency Folder 26 1951

Scope and Contents

National Community Relations Advisory Council's "Report on the Jewish Community Relations Agencies" by R. M. MacIver (Forward, Acknowledgements, Abbreviations, and 135 page Report) Follow-ups and responses from the American Jewish Congress, Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds, Jewish Labor Committee, Union of American Hebrew Congregations.
box 7, folder 27

San Diego Social Hygiene Association, Inc. and San Diego County Tuberculosis & Health Association Folder 27 1947

Scope and Contents

Minutes, financial statememnts, reports, and correspondence relating to the San Diego Social Hygiene Association and the San Diego County Tuberculosis and Health Association.
box 7, folder 28

Race Relations: Racism, Racial Equality, and Integration Folder 28 1957-1983

Scope and Contents

Pamphlets, brochures, and articles relating to racism, racial equality and integration: brochures on racism; Georgia clergymen speak on integration; Citizens Interracial Committee of San Diego County selected bibliography; report of the National Advisory Commision on Civil Disorder; CURE (Citizens United for Racial Equaltiy) newsletters; San Diego Race Relations Society report; TIME article on Martin Luther King, Jr., Civil Rights March, "Negro-Jewish Tensions in America" pamphlet.
box 7, folder 29

Big Brothers of San Diego County Folder 29 1968-1969

Scope and Contents

Big Brothers of San Diego County: Board of Directors Meeting minutes and letter to Rabbi Cohn.
box 7, folder 30

Scholia Club (of San Diego) Folder 30 1957

Scope and Contents

Scholia Club (of San Diego) meetings schedule for Spring 1957 and meeting minutes January 19, 1957. Notification of the resignations of Dr. Walter Hepner and Dr. Malcolm Love.
box 7, folder 31

COPE - Community Opportunity Programs in Education Folder 31 1968-1969

Scope and Contents

Items relating to COPE (Community Opportunity Programs in Education) business: notices; programs; teaching the disadvantaged; minutes of board meetings; memorandums; correspondence; articles.
box 7, folder 32

San Diego City Schools: Guide to Moral & Spiritual Education in Secondary Schools Folder 32 1953-1955

Scope and Contents

Items relating to School-Community Advisory Committee on Moral and Spiritual Education in San Diego City Schools: report and instructional guidelines.
box 7, folder 33

San Diego City Schools: Guide to Moral & Spiritual Education in Secondary Schools Folder 33 1955-1956

Scope and Contents

Items relating to School-Community Advisory Committee on Moral and Spiritual Education in San Diego City Schools: correspondence, minutes, report and recommendation.
box 7, folder 34

San Diego City Schools: Guide to Moral & Spiritual Education in Elementary & Secondary Schools 1953 Folder 34 1953

Scope and Contents

A Guide to Moral and Spiritual Education in Elementary Schools Part I A Guide to Moral and Spiritual Education in Secondary Schools Part I
box 7, folder 35

Programs, Certificates, and Reports Folder 35 1956-1967

Scope and Contents

Programs, Certificates, and Reports 1956-1967: 1. Certificate of appointment from SD Co. Water Authority Board 2. Correspondence: Commission of Interfaith Activities 3. Amendment to Community Foundation By-laws 4. Booklet of ecumenical addresses by First Unitarian Church 5. Programs of Fiesta del Pacifico 6. Community in Action report of Poverty in San Diego Co. 1967. 7. The New Adult Community Report 8. Commission of Interfaith Activities Report 9. United Way Anniversary Program April, 29, 1980
box 8, folder 1

Speeches - Hadassah, JNF, Sisterhood, Salk Institute, Women's Guild Folder 1 1941-1965

Scope and Contents

Handwritten and typed transcrips of speeches. Titles and/or content: - Mother's Day Tree Certificate Ceremony Speech - Junior Hadassah Transfer to Senior Hadassah Ceremony Speech - Intro. to Mrs. Henry Monsky - "Cultural Contributions of the Jewish People" - Intro. to Ralph J. Bunche - "Why is a Rebbitzen?" (2) -Program intro - "What is Sisterhood?" - Remarks to Executive Committee of Salk Institute - "Only the Beginning" 1st Women's Guild Sabbath Temple Eanu-El.
box 8, folder 2

Personal Correspondence 1953/54 & 1968/69 Folder 2 1953, 1954

Scope and Contents

Correspondence to Sally - personal and regarding Gentlemen of Distinction Committee From: Mrs. Herman Kretzer (Eleanor) Louise Fletcher The Fierman's (Morton and Isabel) Werner Janssen Between Sally and Gus
box 8, folder 3

El Cortez Hotel Correspondence re: Gentlemen of Distinction Banquets by the Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El Folder 3 1968, 1969

Scope and Contents

El Cortez Hotel correspondence re: Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El's Man [Gentlemen] of Distinction banquets; menu selections; party prospectus 1969.
box 8, folder 4

Fundraising Raffles and Auction: Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood and Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El Folder 4 1959-1968

Scope and Contents

Fundraising correspondence and programs: American Express Company Temple Emanu-El dinner and raffle at Kona Kai Club Correspondence of donations; raffles; prize lists; auctions, letters Temple Emanu-El Auction (list of items) Raffle tickets
box 8, folder 5

Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El and Sisterhood of Temple Beth Israel Folder 5 1958-1976

Scope and Contents

Assorted items relating to Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El and Sisterhood of Temple Beth Israel functions: raffle tickets, note cards, luncheon programs, honorary dinner programs, correspondence, invitations, musical programs, travel invitations, book review announcements, mailing lists, executive board rosters
box 8, folder 6

Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El and Sisterhood of Temple Beth Israel Folder 6 1954-1970

Scope and Contents

Assorted papers relating to Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El and Sisterhood of Temple Beth Israel functions: planning notes, program notes, committee notes, correspondence, and event programs.
box 8, folder 7

Gentlemen of Distinction Banquets presented by the Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El Folder 7 1966-1968

Scope and Contents

Items relating to the Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El's Gentlemen of Distinction Banquets held at the El Cortez Hotel: invitations, table reservations, programs.
box 8, folder 8

Gentlemen of Distinction Banquets presented by the Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El Folder 8 1969-1972

Scope and Contents

Items relating to the Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El's Gentlemen of Distinction Banquets held at the El Cortez Hotel: invitations, table reservations, honoree lists, table arrangements, programs.
box 8, folder 9

Gentlemen of Distinction Banquet Planning Material Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El Folder 9 1967-1970

Scope and Contents

Personal notes by Sally Cohn regarding planning of the Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El's Gentlemen of Distinction Banquets: committee lists, honoree lists, form letters, biographies, work sheets, candidates, correspondence and biography from Rt. Rev. Msgr. Joseph N. Trivisonno.
box 8, folder 9.1

Program: Testimonial Banquet honoring The Right Reverend Monsignor Joseph N. Trivisonno Folder 9.1 1959

Scope and Contents

Program for Testimonial Banquet honoring The Right Reverend Monsignor Joseph N. Trivisonno, On The Occasion of the Fortieth Anniversary of His Priesthood. Sunday, May 31, 1959. Reverend Trivisonno was a candidate for the Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El's Gentlemen of Distinction Banquet (1969?).
box 8, folder 10

Gentlemen of Distinction Honorees - Correspondence Folder 10 1957-1968

Scope and Contents

Letters from Gentlemen of Distinction honorees to Sally Cohn and the Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El.
box 8, folder 11

Gentlemen of Distinction - Newspaper Articles Folder 11 1968-1969

Scope and Contents

Copies of San Diego Union and San Diego Evening Tribune newspaper articles regarding the Gentlemen of Distinction awards.
box 8, folder 12

Brotherhoods: National Federation, SoCal Council, Temple Emanu-El Brotherhood & Men's Club Folder 12 1968-1973

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to the Temple Emanu-El Men's Club, The Southern California Council of Temple Brotherhoods, The National Federation of Temple Brotherhoods (NFTB), and Temple Emanu-El Brotherhood. Includes: meeting agendas, announcements, correspondence letters, banquet arrangements, minutes, programs, member lists, NFTB catalog.
box 8, folder 13

Sisterhoods Scripts and Programs Folder 13 1940's

Scope and Contents

Scripts and programs for plays and from musical comedy revues for Sisterhoods in New York; Women of Valour - Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood; Sisterhood Salutes Sally; Southern Area Western Federation of Temple Sisterhoods. Song lists. List of costume or fashion show attire and prices.
box 8, folder 14

Program: Follies of 1970 presented by Temple Emanu-El Women's Guild Folder 14 April, 1970

Scope and Contents

Program (souvenir book): Temple Emanu-El Women's Guild presents "Follies of 1970" in the International Room of the El Cortez Hotel. Directed by Michael Pober.
box 8, folder 15

Program: Las Vegas Night presented by Temple Emanu-El Sisterhood Folder 15 3/8/1975

Scope and Contents

Program: Las Vegas Night fundraising event presented by Temple Emanu-El Sisterhood. Held at the Vacation Village Convention Center.
box 8, folder 16

Program: B'nai B'rith 36th Annual Convention Folder 16 July 13-17, 1958

Scope and Contents

Program: B'nai B'rith - Women's District Number Four - 36th Annual Convention July 13-17, 1958 held at the El Cortez Hotel.
box 8, folder 16.1

Booklet: Biographical Sketch of Irving E. Friedman Folder 16.1 7/1/1965

Scope and Contents

Biographical sketch booklet as presented by the Members of the California Committee of Boys Incorporated of America honoring and recognizing Irving E. Friedman in appreciation for his leadership and service to many worthy causes. Includes letter from Boys Incorporated of America.
box 8, folder 17

San Diego State College Leadership Courses Descriptions Folder 17 1970 and 1971

Scope and Contents

San Diego State College Leadership Courses Descriptions: *New Dimensions of Leadership (Educational Services to the Community course through SDSU Extension Services program) *New Leadership Development Institute: Effective Black and Brown Leadership in a White Dominated Community
box 8, folder 18

Points Four World Travel Service Financial Ephemera Folder 18 1984-1987

Scope and Contents

Points Four World Travel Service financial ephemera: receipts, reimbursements, commission stubs. Agent : Sally Cohn.
box 8, folder 18.1

Financials: Invoices and Real Estate Listing Folder 18.1 1984-1987

Scope and Contents

Receipts, invoices and statements: -Evening Tribune -Pacific Insurance Agency -Coles of La Jolla -Panel Lock Fencing -Chick Runyon Wallpaper Unlimited -San Diego Realty Board Services Exclusive Residential Listing Agreement for the Cohn's 4705 Barbarossa Drive residence
box 8, folder 19

Vendors Brochures Folder 19 unknown

Scope and Contents

Catalogue listing Publications of the American Jewish Committee (AJC) - Institute of Human Relations (September 1967) Fine Arts for the Synagogue and Jewish Home Biography of actor Reuben Singer
box 8, folder 20

Rabbinic Alumni Directory: Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion Folder 20 1971

Scope and Contents

Rabbinic Alumni Directory 1971 Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion
box 8, folder 21

Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Descriptive Booklets Folder 21 Includes 1968-1976

Scope and Contents

Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Descriptive Booklets and Brochures with letter from J.E. Slater, President
box 8, folder 22

Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Literature Folder 22 Includes 1962 and dates unknown

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to Salk Institute for Biological Studies: *Rabbi Cohn's Address of Consecration Dedicating the Site of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies (4 copies) *"Man's Potential" booklet created by the Institute *The San Diego Woman's Association for the Salk Institute fact sheet *Faculty Roster (2 copies)
box 8, folder 23

Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Statement and Presentation Packets Folder 23 1963

Scope and Contents

Statement and Presentation Packets for Salk Institute: *Statement by Warren Weaver, Chairman, May 6, 1963 *Packet: Intro, Facutly, Facilities, Financial Needs; includes letter to Sally Cohn from Beatrice Fuerst, Director of Women's Association Activities *Bound presentation packet seeking support for the Institute, includes list of Trustees, Officers, and Advisory Council
box 8, folder 23.1

Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Rabbi Cohn Consecration Address Folder 23.1 1962

Scope and Contents

Consecration Address given by Rabbi Cohn at site of Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Saturday, June 2, 1962
box 8, folder 24

Salk Institute - San Diego Women's Association PART 1 Folder 24 1963

Scope and Contents

San Diego Women's Association for the Salk Institute (WASI) items: rosters, committees, statement of purpose, board, agendas, workshops, calendars, 1st membership luncheon, Sally's planning notes for board meetings.
box 8, folder 24.1

Salk Institute - San Diego Women's Association PART 2 Folder 24.1 1963

Scope and Contents

San Diego Women's Association for the Salk Institute (WASI) items: rosters, committees, statement of purpose, board, agendas, workshops, calendars, 1st membership luncheon, Sally's planning notes for board meetings.
box 8, folder 25

Salk Institute - San Diego Women's Association PART 1 Folder 25 1964

Scope and Contents

San Diego Women's Association for the Salk Institute (WASI) items: agendas, workshops, calendars, minutes, 2nd membership luncheon, Sally's planning notes for board meetings, 1st annual report, membership questionnaire.
box 8, folder 25.1

Salk Institute - San Diego Women's Association PART 2 Folder 25.1 1964

Scope and Contents

San Diego Women's Association for the Salk Institute (WASI) items: agendas, workshops, calendars, minutes, 2nd membership luncheon, Sally's planning notes for board meetings, 1st annual report, membership questionnaire.
box 8, folder 26

Salk Institute - San Diego Women's Association Folder 26 1965-1976

Scope and Contents

San Diego Women's Association for the Salk Institute (WASI) items: agendas, workshops, calendars, membership luncheons, membership directory 1966-1967 & 1970-1971, resume of history, April 1976 Newsletter.
box 8, folder 26.1

Salk Institute - San Diego Women's Association (WASI) Membership Directories Folder 26.1 1966-1967 and 1970-1971

Scope and Contents

Membership Directories for the Women's Association for the Salk Institute (WASI) for Biological Studies. 1966-1967 and 1970-1971
box 8, folder 27

Salk Institute for Biological Studies - Correspondence re San Diego Women's Association Folder 27 1963-1966

Scope and Contents

Correspondence notes and letters to Sally and to Sally and Mort from friends, associates, and businesses mostly in regard to the San Diego Women's Association for the Salk Institute.
box 8, folder 28

Salk Institute for Biological Studies - San Diego Women's Association Correspondence/Minutes Folder 28 unknown

Scope and Contents

San Diego Women's Association for the Salk Institute: correspondence, minutes, papers, notes, brochures, speeches, membership welcome letters, floor plan for event at Del Webb's OceanHouse.
box 8, folder 29

Correspondence - Notes and Letters to Sally and Mort Folder 29 1958-1969

Scope and Contents

Notes and letters to Sally and to Sally and Mort from friends, associates, and businesses.
box 8, folder 30

Sally Cohn's Handwritten Planning Notes and Speech Draft Folder 30 unknown

Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous notes and papers written by Sally Cohn regarding women's organizations, Salk Institute, and committees. Assorted miscellaneous items include: business cards, hand written notes, draft of speech, correspondence, empty mailed and opened envelopes, RSVP return envelopes.
box 8, folder 31

Brochures and Pamphlets: Interreligious and Hebrew Union College Folder 31 1960's-1970's

Scope and Contents

Brochures and Pamphlets - Interreligious and Hebrew Union College: *Report from the School of Jewish Communal Service (HUC) *Confluent Education in the Jewish Setting (HUC) *Interreligious Institute program agenda *President's Report from National Conference of Christians and Jews *Booklet - Crisis in America: Hope Through Action
box 8, folder 32

Newsletters and Bulletins (includes Congregation Beth Israel and Temple Emanu-El) Folder 32 1958-1978

Scope and Contents

Newsletters and Bulletins: -Congregation Beth Israel - "Tidings", June 1981 -National Council of Jewish Women San Diego Section - "The Bulletin", October 1959 -Temple Emanu-El - "Torah Center", 1975-1976, 1976-1977, 1977-1978 -National Business Woman, December 1958
box 8, folder 33

Telegrams - Western Union (to Sally and to Rabbi Cohn) Folder 33 1951 and 1963

Scope and Contents

Western Union Telegrams: *To Sally Cohn regarding the San Diego Women's Association for the Salk Institute from Gerard Piel, President of the Salk Institute (1963) *To Sally Cohn from Bea Fuerst, Women's Assoc. for Salk Inst. (1963) *To Rabbi Cohn from Louise and Charles (1951)
box 8, folder 34

Sally Cohn Photographs including Salk Institute Folder 34 no dates

Scope and Contents

Sally Cohn Photographs including Salk Institute
box 8, folder 35

Obituaries and Newspaper Clippings for Sally Cohn Folder 35 1994

Scope and Contents

Obituaries for Sally Cohn (DOD: July 19, 1994): San Diego Jewish Press Heritage, July 1994 San Diego Jewish Times, August 1994
box 9, folder 1

Sermons given at Springfield, MO, Hamilton, OH, and Cincinnati, OH Folder 1 1931-33

Scope and Contents

Numbered list of multi-paged sermons including title, purpose, and locations given (Springfield, MO, Hamilton, OH, and Cincinnati, OH). Sermon titles: Measures and Values Tolerance What is Sin? Whither Bound? In the Heart Must Men Suffer? Leader of Men A Wedding Sermon The Good in Bad Times Can Man Cope with Sorrow? (2) The Bad in Good Times Facing Tomorrow The Message of a Melody This Day our Daily Light Give Us This Day our Daily Light Why Do the Nations Rage? Who is the Religious Man? Chanukah, Our Festival of Cleansing
box 9, folder 2

Sermons and Speeches given at various locations (OH, MI, MN, WI, MS, TX, KY, FL, SC) Folder 2 1934-35

Scope and Contents

Numbered list of mulit-paged Sermons and Speeches given at various locations (OH, MI, MN, WI, MS, TX, KY, FL, SC) 1934-1935 Sermon Titles: What Does God Think of Us? Women of the Old Testament Women of Valor Isreal Unite! George Washington and Religous Liberty The Springtime of Hope The Beauty of Religion and the Religion of Beauty Hitlerism Comes to America Is Romance Dead? Sermon on Parshas-Re-eh Can Man Cope with Sorrow? Facing the Future as Jews in America Armistice Day Sermon Sermon for Hattiesburg Tomorrows Challenge to the Jews of Today (5) Sermon on Parshas Tezaveh Walking Together Our Prayer for Life The Road to the Open The Message of a Melody What is Sin? A Three-Fold Blessing Our Dead Shall Live From Deceiver to Saint
box 9, folder 3

Sermons given at various locations (includes SC, PA, TX) Folder 3 1936-1937

Scope and Contents

Sermons given at various locations (includes SC, PA, TX), 1936-1937 Sermon Titles: Adventures of a Regional Rabbi Dedication of Memorial Window The Road to the Open Facing Tomorrow Walking Together The Message of a Melody What is Sin? Tomorrow's Challenge to the Jews of Today Confirmation: A Preparation for Jewish Living The Road to the Open
box 9, folder 4

Sermons (Memphis) Folder 4 1938

Scope and Contents

Sermons (Memphis), 1/1938-6/1938 Sermon Titles: What Shall We Teach Our Children? (2) Wanted: A Jewish Epic The Juniper Tree Strange Fires What Does Youth Really Want? (2) Jewish Youth Faces a World of Crisis The Best Things in Life-Are They Free? Passover's Eternal Loveliness The Commemoration of Crisis The Springtime of Hope Can We Be Righteous without Religion Walking Together The Dynamics of Fellowship The Inevitability of Jewishness The Distinctiveness of Israel Fear: Humanity's Greatest Menace Unblemished Offerings The Business Man and the Bible Voices of Children Five Greatest Personalities of Jewish History The Festival of Shovuos Where the Jews Succeed
box 9, folder 5

Sermons (Memphis) Folder 5 1938

Scope and Contents

Sermons (Memphis), 7/1938-12/1938 Sermon Titles: Lure of Books Jewish Philanthropy An American Jew Looks at Partition The Jew Faces a World of Chaos What Shall 'We do with our Leisure? The Tradtition of Philanthropy The Road to Peace - Which Way? Highways to Jewish Living Measures and Values Judaism and Social Justice Sukkoth Morning Service Our Common Meeting Ground This Thing Called Democracy The Seeing and the Blind Jacob and Israel: A Study in Regeneration Reflections concerning Peace on Earth Goodwill to Men The Joseph Drama
box 9, folder 6

Sermons (Memphis) Folder 6 1939

Scope and Contents

Sermons (Memphis), 1939 Sermon Titles: Niemailler-the Man and the Symbol A Jewish Home Pain and Suffering - Are they Necessary? Shall We Abandon Prayer? (2) George Washington and Religious Liberty The B'Nai B'Rith - An Answer to a Challenge The Talmud Jews in Public Office The Bondage of Egypt-Past Experience of Present Reality? Days of our Years What Shall I Preach About 1914 and Now The German Refugee - Fiction and Fact Impromptu Thoughts on the Eve of Crisis Moriah - The Mountain of the Spirit What Does God Think of Us? Synagogue and Rabbi The Nazarene by Sholom Asch-Book Review Jewish Youth and Jewish Parents - Allies or Enemies? Sermon on Deuteronomy 5:6-7
box 9, folder 7

Sermons and Speeches (Memphis) Folder 7 1940

Scope and Contents

Sermons (Memphis), 1940 Sermon Titles: A Sunlit Isle in a Dark Sea Haman and Mordecai - the Eternal Conflict Book Review of Verdun A Mother's Prayer Amsterdam, Berlin, London, and Points East Rekindling the Lights A Sixth Column Danger - National Hysteria Pain and Suffering - Are they Necessary? Tomorrow's Challenge to the Jew of Today America's Greatest Menace - Sixth Column Hysteria Peace on Earth - What Kind of Peace? Attitude of Judaism toward Divorce, Historically Considered A Credo in Time of Chaos Disappearance or Survival - Shall the Jew Assimilate? The Best Things in Life - Are they Free? A Link Between Two Testaments - The Apocrypha Sermon on the Hebrew University A Mother's Prayer Tabernacles - Symbol of the Joyous Life The Road to the Open Why Doesn't God Stop the War? The Symbol of the Flame (Chanukah) Opening Remarks for Chairman on Education Day Zionism - A Factor in the Struggle for Democracy [Speech for National Hadassah Education Day]
box 9, folder 8

Sermons and Speeches (Niagara Falls) Folder 8 1941

Scope and Contents

Sermons and Speeches (Niagara Falls), 1941 Sermon Titles: Zonta Club Address The Economic Problem of the Jew Counsel for Today The Return to Religion What is a Jewish LIfe? Our Way of Life or the Way of Death? Some Winter Thoughts Days of our Years Prejudice and the Truth about the Jew The Synagogue and the Emigre The Legacy of the Synagogue The Dynamics of Fellowship A Rabbi Looks at Marriage What Does Youth Really Want? Jews in Public Office-Asset or Liability? Religion and National Defense I am the Jew Eternal Walking Together The Sabbath of Return - To What? The Soul of the Jew For the Sin Which we have Sinned Louis D. Brandeis - In Memorium My Religion is Doing Good The Promise of Palestine Ideas as Weapons of War Wagging Tongues and Eager Ears 2 Kinds of Laughter
box 9, folder 9

Sermons and Speeches (Niagara Falls) Folder 9 1942

Scope and Contents

Sermons and Speeches (Niagara Falls), 1/1942 - 9/1942 Sermon Titles: Religion and Social Service What are the Rabbis Thinking? [attached with pamphlet of "The President's Message to the Fifty-Third Annual Convention of the Central Conference of American Rabbis", Cincinnati, OH 1942] Passover Morning Sermon The Dynamics of Fellowship Freedom and the Bible [New Year's Day sermon] Frankly Speaking: An Answer to a Libel Hear, O Lord: Is Israel One? Men and Moments that Mattered O Captain, My Captain If I Were a Christian Formula for Brotherhood Four Sons: Four Answers How To Be Happy in Troubled Times Can Our World Endure? God and the Giver Your Last Year on Earth Never Trouble Trouble The Lessons of Pentecost A Springtime Idyll Scapegoats The New Paganism and Jewish Survival The Challenge of the New Year A Season of Rejoicing A Return to the Sabbath
box 9, folder 10

Sermons including radio sermons for WHLD, Niagara Falls Folder 10 1942

Scope and Contents

Sermons including radio sermons for WHLD, Niagara Falls, 10/1942-12/1942 Sermon Titles: Succoth Morning Sermon Ideals: Their Use and Abuse Land Where My Fathers Died: 1492 to 1942 Columbus Day Sermon A Personal God Twenty Five Years After Balfour The Synagogue and the War I'm Not Superstitious, But... The Three 'C's of Religion Living in Three Dimensions God and the War Why Doesn't God Stop the War? Champions of God The Best Things in Life - Are They Free? The Message of the Maccabees Measures and Values The Juniper Tree Light Amid the Blackout Some Winter Thoughts A Credo in Time of Chaos
box 9, folder 11

Sermons including radio sermons for WHLD, Niagara Falls, 1943 and as USNR Chaplain Folder 11 1943

Scope and Contents

Sermons including radio sermons for WHLD, Niagara Falls, 1943 and as Chaplain for the USNR at the USNTC in San Diego Sermon Titles: Why as a Navy Chaplain? The Next Voice You Hear... The Saving Grace of Laughter Farewell Sermon, Glenview Navy Pier The American Way - A New Year's Challenge Let My People Go My Religion is Doing Good Never Trouble Trouble Can Our World Endure? The Birthday of the Trees What Does God Think of Man? Shall We Abandon Prayer? The Quest for Fellowship- 1.Our Heritage of Intolerance 2. Prejudice, Politics, and Profit George Washington and Religious Liberty How To Be Happy in Troubled Times Do You Believe in Immortality? Ideas as Weapons of War Pain and Suffering - Are They Necessary? Let Freedom Ring? Voices of Children? Must We Hate our Enemies? What Nine Years Have Taught Me of Judaism God and Pearl Harbor
box 9, folder 12

Sermons as USNR Chaplain Folder 12 1944

Scope and Contents

Sermons as USNR Chaplain, 1944 Sermon Titles: Memorial Day Sermon May - Navy Pier Columbus Day Sermon
box 9, folder 13

Sermons as USNR Chaplain Folder 13 1945

Scope and Contents

Sermons as USNR Chaplain, 1945 Sermon Titles: Farewell Four Sons - Four Answers Memorial Day What's New with the Jew V-J Sermonette Radio Transcription Sermon For Rosh Hashonah What Do We Mean by Religion? Never Trouble Trouble Is Israel One? Some Christian Friends of the Jew How Religious Are You? The Greatest Riddle in the World (delivered at Temple Beth El, Niagara Falls) "Let's Get on the Bus" (Sermon for Veteran's Citation-Sabbath)
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Sermons as USNR Chaplain and at Temple Beth Israel Folder 14 1946

Scope and Contents

Sermons as USNR Chaplain, 1946 Sermon Titles: Esther the Queen Faith Tried in Battle Report on Union Convention The Voice of Europe and the Voice of America Jewish Therapeutics Why I am a Zionist Torah, Chochmah, and Uno Purim and your Morale Recipe for Jewish Living The Fifth Question The Freedom to be Free Farewell Sermon (Niagara Falls) How Shall We Measure Life? The Quest for the New The Message of a Melody People of the Book - Reality or Misnomer? The War that Still Goes On What Shall We Teach Our Children? What Shall I Preach About? A Time for House Cleaning Rosh Hashona Message: A Happy New Year (USO-Jewish Welfare Board of San Diego broadcast)
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Sermons (San Diego) Folder 15 1947

Scope and Contents

Sermons (San Diego & other locations noted on back pages), 1947 Sermons and Notes Titles: How to be Holy though Modern The Tower of Babel and the Ladder of Beth-El Memorial Day Sermon Jewish Community Council - Coronado Oil For the Lamps of Faith The Dynamics of Brotherhood (Radio talk for broadcast during Brotherhood Week) The Church and Homemaking (Paper in Symposium on "Contributuon of the Church to Family Living," San Diego Social Hygiene Association) The Character of a City Principles to Guide American Jewry From Potsdam to Moscow: Americas Role in Tomorrow's World If I Were a Christian (2) (radio addresses) The Springtime of Hope Youth is a Wonderful Thing The Eternal Jew Walking Together Your Last Year on Earth Justice: A 20th Century Luxury Right and Wrong: Do They Still Have Meaning? Things Men Live By The Road to the Open Nothing New Under the Sun The Balfour Declaration and 30 Years Later God Bless America - With What? (2) (S.D. and KCBQ broadcast) Crossfire - Anti-Defamation a la Hollywood (2) Read Any Good Books Lately?
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Sermons (San Diego) Folder 16 1948

Scope and Contents

Sermons (San Diego & other locations noted on back pages), 1948 Sermon Titles: Israel (for Institute of Jewish Studies) Let My People Go Lets Sing a New Song The Golden Calf What Are you Worth? Purim and Progress Spiritual Values in Character Education A Word to Worriers Building Christian Citizenship in a Democracy (Euclid School PTA) To Secure These Rights Voices of Children Rabbi Moise Bergman (eulogy) Israel Speaks Happy Atomic New Year Kol Nidre Calls Us An Old Prayer with a New Meaning The Return to Religion The Choice Before Us Pain and Progress Prescription for Peace How Odd of God to Choose the Jew Catching Up With Our Past Rekindling the Lights
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Sermons and Speeches Folder 17 1949

Scope and Contents

Sermons/Speeches (SD & other dates/locations noted), 1949 Sermon Titles: U.J.F. Kick-Off Dinner Causes for Cracking Up The Year of 49 and the Spirit of 76 Hamlet the Tragic Doubter Have We Outgrown God? Israel Speaks What Can Religion Do For Me? A Minor Holiday with a Major Message Religion's Do's and Don'ts Freedom and Self-Enslaved (Sermon for Passover) A Mother's Prayer We Light the First Candle Living as Jews and Liking It Unfinished Business (Memorial Day Sermon) The Oldest House in the World (Sermon for Erev Rosh Hashanah) Let's Go the the Clinic (Sermon for Rosh Hashanah Morning) Dedication (Sermon for Shabbos Shuvah) Scapegoats (Sermon for Yom Kippur "Far from Where?" (Sermon for United Nations Week) What Can We Learn From Noah? Lest We Forget (Sermon for Shabbos Todah) Politics and Religion "Israel's Flag is not Mine" Hanukah Isn't For Cowards Happy Birthday? (A Christmas Sermon)
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Sermons, Undated Folder 18 1930s-40s and 1951

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: The World We Want to Live In Jewish Book Month Why Jesus Died The Heirs of Balaam Installation Response "Keep the Miracle Alive" (United Jewish Fund Sabbath) Lets Understand Ourselves Commencement Address Sermon on HUC-JIR the Unsung Song The Dilemma of the Pacifist The Message of the Shofar The Deceived Heart A People or a Problem? The Moral Committment "We Hold These Truths" The Torah and the Bill of Rights Faith Tried in Battle
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Sermons, Incomplete Folder 19 1940s, 1953, 1961

Scope and Contents

Sermons, Incomplete The Best Things in Life - Are They Free? title pages missing, dates: May 30, 1947 Dec. 27, 1946
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Prayers and Invocations Folder 20 1930s - 40s

Scope and Contents

Prayers and Invocations given for various occassions including: Memorial Day, Thanksgiving, Veterans Day, dinners, dedications, Navy Hospital, memorials, graduations.
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Sermons - Given by Others (Union of American Hebrew Congregations/United Jewish Laymen's Committee) Folder 21 1937-1944

Scope and Contents

Press Release Sermons from the Union of American Hebrew Cong. Sermons given by Others (many w/ United Jewish Laymen's Comm.) Sermon Titles: The Call to Youth-Rabbi Leo Franklin Memorial Address of Chaplain Roland Gittelson at the 5th Marine Division Cemetery on Iwo Jima Faith.... in a Faithless World! - Rabbi William Rosenblum Justice - Rabbi David de Sola Pool Israel, Its Teachings, Its Land and Its God - Rabbi David de Sola Pool Hanukah, The Festival of Lights - Rabbi David de Sola Pool Jewish Roots in American Soil - Rabbi Israel Goldstein Is Man a Failure?- Rabbi Israel Goldstein This is my Faith - Rabbi Philip Bernstein The Bill of Rights and the Bill of Duties - Rabbi Philip Bernstein George Washington's Birthday Sermon - Rabbi Philip Bernstein "The Light in the Wilderness" - Rabbi Abraham Feinberg What We Need Most - Rabbi Abraham Feinberg "Four Areas of Faith" - Rabbi Abraham Feinberg The Rediscovery of Religion - Rabbi Louis Newman From Bondage to Freedon - Rabbi Louis Newman Sermon by Dr. Jonah B. Wise Sermon by Rabbi Norman Gerstenfeld (3) Jewish Paticipation in Defense of the U.S. - Chaplain Bernard Segal Sermon Preached by Rabbi Jonah B. Wise "Faith for Fighting Men" - Rabbi Philip Bernstein Sermon by Chaplain Roland Gittlesohn The Power of Religion - Chaplain Philip Lipis "In the Navy Its a Must" - Chaplain Henry Berkowitz "Keeping Faith" - Chaplain Charles Shulman "What Shall WeTeach Our Children?" - Rabbi Louis Binstock "What Our Fighting Children Teach" - Rabbi Louis Binstock "What Our Fighting Children Think" - Rabbi Louis Binstock
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Sermons - United Jewish Layman's Committee, 1949 Folder 22 1949

Scope and Contents

Sermons - United Jewish Layman's Committee, 1949 Sermon Titles: One Man' Faith - Rabbi Baruch Braunstein Something Personal - Rabbi Nathan Perilman Faith in the New Year - Rabbi Newton Friedman The White Fast - Rabbi Julius Gordon Why I Believe in the Power of Prayer - Rabbi Julius Gordon Why I Believe in Immortality - Rabbi Julius Gordon Obstacles to Understanding and Peace - Rabbi Louis Mann A Religious Definition of Freedom - Rabbi Joseph Lockstein
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Sermons on George Washington given by others Folder 23 1932

Scope and Contents

Booklet of a collection containing 34 sermons by ministers of various denominations throughout the U.S. commemorating George Washington, prepared at the request of and published by the United States George Washington Bicentennial Commission. *Pamphlet "George Washington-Revolutionist [A Bi-Centenary Address] "by John Haynes Holmes, published by The Community Church, New York City, 1931-1932 series.
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Sermons Folder 1 1950

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: These Things We Believe - Series of 4 lectures Light for the Lamps of Progress Purim and Liberal Judaism Common Sense about Intermarriage The Eternal Light of Knowledge The Old Master Builder Freedom and Democracy Challenging Years Israel and the Arab Problem Portrait of a Parent Pre-Confirmation Sermon Three C's of Religion Rosh Hashonah Message (Southwestern Jewish Press) Rosh Hashonah Radio Talk The Way Back With Dreams we Build an Altar Father Abraham and the Salesman The Parade of the Penitents Where Do You Live? Facing the Inevitable Miracles: Ancient and Modern What Man Most Desires Where Jew and Christian Meet
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Sermons Folder 2 1951

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Trials and Triumphs of Family Living End and Means in Achieving Peace ABC's for Parents The Mystic Bond of Brotherhood An Example for Youth to Follow The Little "Red" Schoolhouse The Perilous Price of Prejudice Good Friday Thoughts About Crucifixion Pre-Passover Postulates Have We Outgrown Judaism? 6 part series Why Confirmation? What Makes a Congregation Holy? The Art of Being Jewish What Does Kol Nidre Mean to You? "The Soul that Sinneth" The Bible in the Public School? David and Bathsheba Religion in a Warring World Missionaries To and From Judaism Only One Blessing - Religion and Secularism Christianity's Debt to Judaism
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Sermons Folder 3 1952

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: A Rabbi's Definition of Religion Burning Bushes Religion and Psychiatry - Where Do They Meet and Part? American and Israel - Two Way Passage The Message of Two Great Lives Where in the World is God? Both Sides of the Coin The Jewish Ideal of Holiness What Is God? Passover and Easter - A Common Message? Who is a Liberal? (2) The Leprosy of the Soul Overhauling the Family Protecting Our Inheritance Our Debt to Our Youth What Can Our Children Teach Us? Giving God a Vacation Israel Today The Vows of the Disloyal On Being Human A Good Life, A Joyous Life Rosh Hashonah Television Sermon The Tabernacle of Happiness Creating a New World Torah, Chochmah, and the United Nations Test for Candidates Post-Election Thoughts Books Can Be Dangereous Isaac and Rebekkah Versus Romeo and Juliet Judasim's Debt to Christianity
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Sermons Folder 4 1953

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Parshas Tsav - Shabbas Hagadol Chaim Weizmann: The End of an Epoch A President is Inaugurated What's Behind the Prague and Moscow Trials? (2 parts) Strange Fires Unhappy Parents (2) Is Repentence Old-Fashioned? The Anatomy of Prayer It Can Happen Anywhere The Quest for Happiness Know Before Whom Thou Standest Time Out for Inventory: 5 part Series Books and Barbarians The Hanukah Way of Life
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Sermons Folder 5 1954

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: "Dear Mr. President...." (Letter to President Eisenhower) (4 copies) This is Your Wife Memorial Day Service of Dedication From Generation to Generation Will the New Year Be a Good Year? How to Prepare for Kol Nidre Why Fast? The Miracle of America, I & II Freedom in Crisis America Will the Fourth Century Bring Jewish Unity?
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Sermons Folder 6 1955

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: UJF Luncheon A Glimpse into Jewish Bookland How Do You Think of God? You Were There! Simple Things as Big as the World On Being a Jew Judaism - The Hope of the World The Meaning of Sin "Thou Shalt Teach Them Diligently" Your Success Story - 9 part series
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Sermons and Memorials Folder 7 1956

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Henry Weinberger Albert Steinbaum Passover, Israel, and the Middle East The Quest for Inner Peace Sermon for Kol Nidre Jewishness without Judaism? Positive Judasim Building Christian Citizenship in a Democracy (3 copies) Making the Most of Your Life - 7 part series Qualifications of Synagogue Leadership
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Sermons Folder 8 1957

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Memorial Address - Home of Peace Cemetery Arabs, Israelis, and Morality Jews behind the Iron Curtain It Wasn't As Good As the Book (A Critique of DeMille's "Ten Commandments") Easter and Passover - A Common Message Guest Editorial The Last Word? The Understanding Heart Is there Any Hope? Preparation The Sin of Self-Deception Books Are Our Weapons Let Us Win the Peace Counting our Blessings (A Pre-Thanksgiving Sermon) The Reform Jew and the State of Israel Hanukah Television Sermon
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Sermons and Memorials Folder 9 1958

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Nathan Baranov (memorial) Address at Annual Mtg (San Diego County Council of Camp Fire Girls) "Sermon in Song" (Temple Beth Israel) How Long Will Our Children Be Ours? What is Life Worth to You? What Does a Rabbi Want? God is Not "Out of This World" The Art of Forgiveness Can We Change Ourselves From Adam to Atom - Space Age Religion The Three Dimensions of Religious Faith The Message of the Kaddish 20 Questions on the Synagogue and Social Action The Pillar of Salt We Congratulate a Ten Year Old (Sermon notes for Israel's 10th Anniversary) Ten Years Ago Today (Part II) Left-Over Turkey
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Sermons Folder 10 1959

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Atlas, Lunik, and You: Trio of Triumph or Terror? The Contributions of Judaism to Our Democratic Faith The Contributions of Judaism to Man's Spiritual Heritage Music Festival February 20, 1959 Four Score and Five Years Ago Many Warsaw Ghettos Your Inner Sanctuary Disturbing the Comfortable The Fear of Life My Pilgrimmage to Israel Part I My Pilgrimmage to Israel Part II Prayer is the Answer The Uncommitted Heart The Rabbi and the Shmoo More About the Shmoo God's Great Experiment God's Gladiators
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Sermons and Memorial Folder 11 1960

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Christmas Message Humility The Truth About the Crucifixion Theodor Herzl: In Memoriam Anti-Semitism is Your Business Only Five Days to Rosh Hashanah Judaism - For Whom? Inside Your Mezuzah How Real is Your Religion? The Little Things of Life The World's First Sailor and His Rainbow Are You a Gambler? Our Responsibility The Meaning of T'Shuvah
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Sermons Folder 12 1961

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Spiritual Aspects of Synagogue Architecture Henrietta Szold - A Centennial Tribute Questions Which Jews Ask (3) Eichmann and World's Conscience Race? Nation? Religion? Eichmann and the World's Conscience Conflict Do You Believe in Miracles? What is the Basis of the Dietary Laws? Is Keeping Kosher of Any Validity Today? Why Confirmation? (2) Faith in the Future (2) The Paradoxes of Popular Judaism What do you See? Just Who is a Reform Jew? The High Cost of Getting Even A Menu for Yom Kippur Righteous in Our Generation You and Your Prayer Book - Series of 4 (I-IV) Family worship Series sermon notes
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Sermons and JFK Tribute Folder 13 1962-65

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Dedication Remarks - North County Jewish Community Center The Last Word on Eichmann - Or Can it Happen Again? Again the Arab Refugees Towards Arab-Jewish Understanding Family Worship Service The True Leader Are You Prepared? Some Impudent Questions The Unfinished Task (3) - Sermon for Race Relations Sabbath Ground Breaking Address - San Diego Health Association Hospital March 15, 1964 Sermonette for "Let there Be Light" Graduation Address - Sheriff's Dept. Training Academy Nov. 30, 1964 How Much is it Worth? Prelude to Brotherhood Week: The Jew and the Negro Revolution No Jew is an Island (Sermon for UJF Sabbath) The President's War on Poverty "To Do Justly" To Love Mercy Rosh Hashanah Radio Sermon (2) Memorial Meditation To Walk Humbly with God Judaism, College-Style Parshat Ki Tavo John F. Kennedy: A Rabbi's Tribute and In Memoriam (includes copy of Temple Beth El Bulletin with memorial tribute and copy of Congregation Shaare Emeth Temple Bulletin with memorial sermon) The Address of Consecration Dedicating the Site of the Salk Institute for Biological Studies at San Diego, CA on June 2, 1962
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Sermons Folder 14 1966

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Man's Hope for Survival Making the Most of Your Life Building Christian Citizenship in a Democracy Hai means Life The Destiny of the American Jew - 7 part Series (I-VII) The Sound of the Shofar The Book of Life The Kol Nidre Song "Oh, Careless Love!" Annual Homecoming Service This is Your Wife (2)
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Sermons Folder 15 1967

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: The 10 Commandments in our Time The Synagogue and Social Action Questions and Answers on Social Action "The Chosen" by Chaim Potok Thank God for Our Teachers! The Crisis in the Middle East Are We Growing Morally Soft? The Worlds We Live In Sermon at Camp Saratoga Leadership Session, Fri., June 25, 1967 What's Happening to our College Youth? (College Homecoming)
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Sermons Folder 16 1968

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Temple Beth Sholom 10th Anniversary, August 11, 1968 Religion in U.S.O. (Foreign Officers Amphibeous Training School) Vietnam - A Jewish Point of View The Morality Gap It's "In" to be Jewish What is in Your Hand? (2) On Being Human The American Image - Hollywood Style Babel - A Fable for Adults (2) The War on Jewish Poverty Heaven Help Us! Negroes and Jews - Bias or Brotherhood? Reopening Old Wells The College Campus and Jewish Survival If You Had Three Wishes (A Meditation for the New Year)
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Sermons Folder 17 1969

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Campus Unrest The Meaning of Israel - 7 Part Series (I-VII) Sermon on Parshat Bo The Miracle of Purim - Past and Present Today's Challenge to Judaism Guideposts for Successful Living Sermon for Installation of Officers and Directors Daughters of Israel: A Bat Mitzvah Sermon The Three R's of Jewish Education We Remember (A Memorial Day Sermon) Shabbat Shuvah Message "This Covenant . . ." (Sermon for Yom Kippur) The Rosh Hashanah Sermon I Didn't Preach He Was a Saint - Almost (Parshat Noah) The Struggle Within
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Sermons - Holy Days Undated Folder 18 1950s-60s

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Television Program for Passover (TV Script) (UAHC) Hanukah Television Script Shovous Script (Jewish Chautauqua Society) Judaism's Message for Today's World How Face Our Sorrows? Pathways to God That Land of Ours Passover and Easter - A Commom Message? This Faith of Ours The Jew's Search for Identity The Conquest of Homelessness Rosh Hashonah The Story of the Red Cow (2) A Sermon for Parshat Naso Affirmations and Denials Is Forgivemess God's Business? The Quality of Life
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Sermons and Memorial Tribute - Miscellaneous Undated Folder 19 1950s-60s

Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous Undated Sermon Titles: Psychiatry and Religion A Sermon for Brotherhood Week The American Negro - Myths and Realities (2) The Religious Significance of the State of Israel Meditation - A Memorial Tribute to Henry Warren Horwitz Life's Greatest Riddle The Humble Prophet Mr. All, Mr. Nothing, and Mr. In-Between The Right to be Different Religion - Conviction or Conformity? Bombs, Babies, and Boredom - Three Great Challenges of Our Time
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Sermons - Incomplete Sermons - Undated Folder 20 1950s-60s

Scope and Contents

Assorted pages from multiple undated incomplete sermons. Some titles: Rabbi Lawson Atonement Afterthoughts Religion in a Warring World
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Prayers for Various Occasions Folder 21 1950s-60s

Scope and Contents

Prayers given for various occasions including: dedications, dinners, luncheons, promotional exercises, graduations, memorial services, installation services, Yahrzeit, commencements.
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Sermons Given by Other Rabbis (United Jewish Layman's Committee and Union of American Hebrew Congregations) Folder 22 1950s-60s

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: God in the Image of Man - Rabbi Rosenblum The Cardinal Sin - Rabbi Gordis A Salute to HUC:America's Oldest Seminary - Rabbi Brickner The Jewish Position on Jesus - Rabbi Brickner The Meaning of Shabuoth - Rabbi Lieberman Life Can Be Cruel! - Rabbi Gittelsohn A Fresh Start in Life: Is It Ever Too Late? - Rabbi Newman What Makes for a Happy Marriage? - Rabbi Schnachtel Eyes Upon Israel - Rabbi Zeitlin Under the Microscope - Rabbi Mayerberg The Lesson of Liberty - Rabbi Goldburg The Lesson of Life and Death - Rabbi Goldburg Message of Israel - Rabbi Kramer Israel Re-visited - Rabbi Friedman Israel in Spirit - Rabbi Friedman Personality Factors in Jewish Education- Rabbi Essrig "The Function of Religion" - Dr. Samuel Cohon Search for Truth - S. Jay Levy The Music of the Synagogue - Max Wohlberh Music Festival I Sermons in Song II Sermons in Song III Sermons by Rabbi David Polish UJA Sabbath Sermon - Rabbi Mowshowitz Acceptance Speech of President Jerome Schoenfeld America's Jews and the Mystique of Israel - Ben Zion Bokser "Jerusalem of Gold" (Message of Israel) - Rabbi Arfa An American Look at Kristallnacht - Sherwood Gordon
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Sermons Folder 1 1970

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Lessons of Leadership (2) Affirmations and Denials(Sedra Yitro) On Being Jewish - Series of 5 (I-V) The Slavery of Egypt - Past and Present Am Yisrael Chai! A Sermon on Parshat Naso Only 43 Days To Rosh Hashanah The Last Sabbath The Impossible Dream Abraham, Isaac, and Portnoy Inside your Mezuzah Big Questions and Big Answers (3) Sermon for Couples Club Sabbath The Well of Decision (Parshat Va-Yetze) "To Thine Own Self Be True"
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Sermons (and In Memoriam) Folder 2 1971

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: The Goat The Synagogue in the 70's Creative Service on Soviet Jewry Sanctuary A Twenty-Four-Hour-A-Day Religion (Parshat T'sorah) Dr. Nelson Glueck - In Memoriam "Are You Really Free?" (Parshat Tsav) Religion: A Non-Profit Enterprise Israel-Land of Youth and Visions (2) The Synagogue in the 70's II Make Yourselves Ready Personal Judaism The Best Years of Our Lives (3) Jerusalem the Golden - Whose City? The Voice of Jacob, The Hands of Esau (Sedra Toldot) The Power of Negative Thinking Do You Believe in Miracles? All of Our Fathers (Va-Y'Chi)
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Sermons Folder 3 1972

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Let My People Know - Soviet Jewry & Israel Self-Enslavement (Parshat Bo) Bridges ot Brotherhood To Speak and to Listen The American Negro: Myths and Realities God's Four Questions The Fear of Life Parshat Naso The Curse of Criticism The Right and Wrong Uses of Memory The Quest for Jewish Survival (2) A Sermon Especially for Atheists The Tree of Life The Quality of Life "Give me That Old Time Religion" The Ladder and the Stone "Grow Old Along with Me" You and the New Morality - Changing Sexual Mores Pre-Confirmation Sermon What time Is It? Bar Mitzvah Sermons (2)
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Sermons Folder 4 1973

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Reforming Reform: Do We Need a New Mitzvah System? New Priorities for Social Action The Gold Standard of Idolatry Miracles Do Happen On Being Called (Parshat Va-yikra) On Dry Land Facing Life Women of Valor Consequences Two Kinds of Faith Controversy, Good and Bad John XXIII - In Memoriam Blessing and Being Blessed (4) Three Hebrew Words - And a Fourth Private Enemy Number One Recipe for Jewish Living Finding Ourselves The Shofar's Call to Worship What Has Study To Do With Yom Kippur? Just Who is a Reform Jew? Guilt and Atonement
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Sermons Folder 5 1974

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: A Recipe for Jewish Living Religion Without Crisis Prayer Isn't Kid Stuff The Dangers of Ambition Pathways to God The Palestinians - The U.N. - And Human Decency For Whom the Siren Sounds "It's Not Nice to Fool Mother Nature!" (3) Forgive us Our Virtues (2) People of Two Worlds (3)
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Sermons Folder 6 1975

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: The Darkness of Egypt & the Darkness of Today Commentary on the Jewish World Scene The Dilemmas of Leadership Opening of Walker Scott Store - February 28, 1975 Giving of One's Self Prepare Yourselves! Reflections on Forty Years Together - Wedding Anniversary Masada Shall Not Fall Again! Message of the Sanctuary The Need to Believe The Need to be Loved The Need to be Needed Jews and the Bicenntennial "Look Unto the Rock..." (Story of Father Abraham) Inside Your Mezuzah Three Verbs Bar Mitzvah Sermon
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Sermons Folder 7 1976-1979

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: The Discipline of Song Are You a Parent to Your Children? Our Prayerbook - What's New About IT? In Tune with the Times Don't Be Half Baked! Shema Yisrael "My Country, Tis of Thee" 2 parts (I-II) Sermon for Installation of Rabbi Martin S. Lawson (2) The Last Word? (2) All You Need is Faith With a Song in My Heart Our Fifth Pilgrimmage to Israel Yerushalayim This World of Ours What Can Jonah Teach Us? What Came After Sinai? The Wheel, the Cross, and the Star (Traffic Safety Council)
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Sermons Folder 8 1980-1984

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Passover and Easter - A Common Message? Lest We Forget: A Sukkot Admonition Numbering our Days Living Forever (2) Counting our Blessings The Dreams of the Founders Cohnfidentially.... (Israel Today rabbinical message) A Matter of Faith (2) Let's Hear It For Isaac Michael Sternfeld Testimonial Israel is Real! "Be Comforted" (3) Why Are We Here? Here, O Israel! Believing is Seeing "Where Shall I Find Thee?" What Does God Think of Us? Untitled Special Meeting Message re new Torah Center Response to Dr. Alfred Gottschalk at Service Celebrating 50th Anniversary of Ordination [of Rabbi Cohn]
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Sermons Folder 9 1985

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: My Kind of Judaism (2) Only 44 Days to Rosh Hashanah! (2) The Wall of Separation "The World is too Much with Us" (2) The Art of Forgiveness (2) The Next-To-Last Page in your Prayer Book The Fall of Freddie the Leaf Parshat D'Varim How Broad is Your Faith (2) Does Your Religion Challenge You?
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Sermons Folder 10 1986-1989

Scope and Contents

Sermon Titles: Lyndon La Rouche: The Politics of Hate (2) The Compensations of Sorrow Who Knows One? The Need to Repent The Pros and Cons of Controversy All of Our Fathers: The Pride of Ancestry (2) A Rosh Hashanah Greeting from Rabbi Cohn, 5747 (1987) Jews in an Alien World (2) Jews in Their Own World (2) Sermon to Catholic Community Rabbi Cohn's Rosh Hashanah Message, 5748 (1988)
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Speeches by others Folder 11 1972, 1973

Scope and Contents

Speeches by Others: *"The Sun is Setting": The Need to Return by Rabbi Dr. Herbert M. Baumgard *The Concept of "Israel" in Classical Jewish Literature by Rabbi Max Nussbaum "*Flight and Rescue: Brichah" by Yehuda Bauer Book Review by Philip S. Bernstein
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Sermons - Undated Folder 12 1970s-1990s

Scope and Contents

Undated Sermon Titles: The Quality of Life The Dialogue of Life Have Your Tried Our Formula 3? (2) Holy Day Afterthoughts - The Blessing of Forgetting Hope and Humility - Parshat Hukkat "If I Forget Thee..." The Jewish Jesus and the Christian Christ (2) The Lovely Art of Letting Go A New View of Temptation Standing in Judgement (3) A Time to Remember Vindication of Vashti: A Post-Purim Plea What Jews Should Teach Their Children Yom Kippur Sheni (1973) Shabbat Shekalim Rosh Hashanah 5746 (Rabbi Cohn's Message to the Congregation)
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Bar/Bat Mitzvah Speeches Alphabetical by Last Name A-L, undated Folder 13

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Bar/Bat Mitzvah Speeches Alphabetical by Last Name M-Z, undated Folder 14

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Bar/Bat Mitzvah Regulations and Rabbi Cohn Speeches to recipients, undated Folder 15

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Prayers for Various Occasions Folder 16 1970s-1990s

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Manuscripts - Meet the Prophets (Parts I-VI) Folder 17 1981

Scope and Contents

Lesson plans discussing the prophets of the Old Testament.
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Manuscripts - Meet the Prophets (Parts VII-XIII) Folder 18 1981

Scope and Contents

Lesson plans discussing the prophets of the Old Testament.
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Manuscripts - Giants of Judaism Folder 19 1960s

Scope and Contents

Lesson plans discussing important personalities in the history of Judism: Giants of Modern Judaism - Introduction Moses - Liberator & Lawgiver David - The Royal Bard Akiba - Strife Begins at Forty Saadia Gaon - Father of Jewish Philosophy Judah Halevi - God's Troubadour Don Isaac Abravanel - The Courtier & The Cross Baal Shem Tov - Apostle of Ecstacy Moses Mendelssohn - Forerunner of Freedom Chaim Weizmann (1874-1952) Rashi - the French Teacher Hayim Nahman Bialik (1872-1934) Maimodides- The Second Moses Franz Rosenzweig - A Chronicle of Courage (1886-1929) Martin Buber - Gottschalk (1878-1965) Isaac Mayer Wise Solomon Schechter (1847-1915)
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Manuscript: The Lifetime of a Jew - A Child Is Born Folder 20 1960s

Scope and Contents

Lesson plan discussing important events throughout the lifetime of a Jew.
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Address of Dedication: Morton J. Cohn Torah School and Lipin Center - Temple Emanu-El Folder 21 1990

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Material for sermons from articles, newsletters, and pamphlets Folder 22

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20th year Anniversary of the Ordination of Rabbi Morton J. Cohn Folder 1 May - June 1954

Scope and Contents

Assorted letters, telegrams, and notes related to Rabbi Morton J. Cohn's 1954 20th anniversary of his ordination as Rabbi including Rabbi's thank you notes.
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25th year Anniversary of Ordination of Rabbi Morton J. Cohn Folder 2 March 27 & 28, 1959

Scope and Contents

Items regarding the 1959 25th ordination anniversay of Rabbi Morton J. Cohn - note of congratulations and programs for Friday evening Sabbath Service and Saturday evening Testimonial Banquet.
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Testimonial Dinner (Retirement of Founding Rabbi) - RSVP Correspondence Folder 3 April - May 1978

Scope and Contents

Invitation card and congratulatory correspondence (RSVP's & regrets) from others regarding invitation to testimonial dinner on May 13, 1978 hosted by the Temple Emanu-El Sisterhood for Rabbi Cohn's retirement and elevation to Founding Rabbi and Founding Rabbitzen of Temple Emanu-El.
box 12, folder 4

Temple Service and Testimonial Dinner Programs and Rabbi's Sermons Folder 4 May 12 & 13, 1978

Scope and Contents

Programs for Temple Emanu-El Friday night testimonial service and invitation and program for Saturday night testimonial dinner for Rabbi and Sally Cohn relating to his retirement and elevation to Founding Rabbi and Founding Rabbitzen of Temple Emanu-El. Announcements and Order of Processional Bio for Rabbi Joseph Asher who gave Friday tribute sermon Rabbi Cohn's sermons ("Response") for testimonials
box 12, folder 5

50th Anniversary of Ordination Folder 5 November 16 & 17, 1984

Scope and Contents

Items relating to celebration of 50th Anniversary of Ordination: Temple Emanu-El Testimonial Dinner programs, copies of Rabbi Cohn's thank you letters, invitation list, letter of congratulations from Pete Wilson (California Senator), congratulatory correspondence, list of Scroll Names, Alfred Gottschalk bio, guest speaker tribute remarks, Rabbi Cohn's "Response [sermon] at 50th Anniversary Dinner", Shabbat Service programs.
box 12, folder 5.1

50th Anniversary of Ordination - Book of Tribute Folder 5.1 November 16 & 17, 1984

Scope and Contents

Book of Tribute Presented to Rabbi Morton J. Cohn, D.D. on the Occasion of his 50th Anniversary of Ordination. Given by Rabbi Martin and Anita Lawson. Contains letters of congratulations.
box 12, folder 6

Recognition and Award Folder 6 1978

Scope and Contents

Recognition award letter from Board of Education, San Diego Unified School District for Rabbi Cohn's 32 years of spiritual leadership for the San Diego Jewish community. Congressional Record House of Representatives (April 27, 1978) recognition and tribute to Rabbi Cohn for 32 years as the founder and spiritual leader of Temple Emanu-El.
box 12, folder 7

Retirement Folder 7 1974-1988

Scope and Contents

Following items: - Brochure on Rabbinical/Congregational Relationship - Retirement Announcement correspondence - Resolution to membership concerning retirement - Retirement of Irving Salomon Speech - Retirement party invites
box 12, folder 8

Proposed Life Tenure Agreement Folder 8 1968

Scope and Contents

Proposed life tenure agreement between Rabbi Cohn and Temple Emanu-El. Rabbi Cohn's response to proposed agreement. Memorandum regarding Rabbi Cohn's retirement.
box 12, folder 8.1

Rabbi Cohn and Rabbi Lawson - Temple Emanu-El (1983) Folder 8.1 1983

Scope and Contents

Memorandum regarding relationship between Senior Rabbi (Lawson) and Founding Rabbi Emeritus (Cohn) with regards to themselves and the Congregation at Temple Emanu-El.
box 12, folder 9

NAORRR - National Association of Retired Reform Rabbis Folder 9 1982-1991

Scope and Contents

1982 agenda for committee on retirement; 1985 agenda for general meeting of NAORRR and newspaper article; correspondence; 1991 convention program; Central Conference of American Rabbis (CCAR) correspondence; certificate of membership into NAORRR's Society of Octogenarians.
box 12, folder 10

Rabbinical Pension Board Folder 10 1945-1967

Scope and Contents

Items relating to Rabbinical Pension Board (RPB): receipts; invoices; statements; brochures; correspondence; life insurance policies; budgets; proposed resolution; Statement of Benefits; reports.
box 12, folder 11

Rabbinical Pension Board Folder 11 1970-1991

Scope and Contents

Items relating to Rabbinical Pension Board (RPB): receipts; invoices; statements; brochures; correspondence; life insurance policies; premiums; budgets; newsletters.
box 12, folder 12

Pacific Insurance Agency/Pacific Indemnity Company Folder 12 1948-1962

Scope and Contents

Items relating to liability policy with Pacific Indemnity Company (Pacific Insurance Agency).
box 12, folder 13

Veterans Administration Insurance Benefits Folder 13 1943-1971

Scope and Contents

Items relating to policies and life insurance through Veterans Administration; certificates of renewals; beneficiary designations.
box 12, folder 14

New York Life Insurance Folder 14 1989-1992

Scope and Contents

Items relating to life insurance benefits with New York Life
box 12, folder 15

Social Security Benefits Folder 15 1977-1985

Scope and Contents

Items relating to Federal Social Security benefits.
box 12, folder 16

Insurance Plans Folder 16 1962-1991

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to various insurance plans: 1. John Hancock receipt 6-1-62 2. Blue Ridge Insurance policy change notice 8-2-89 3. GAF Insurance claim form 10-16-91 4. Blue Cross forms
box 12, folder 17

Cohn Family Real Estate Folder 17 1946-1964

Scope and Contents

Cohn Family Real Estate Items pertaining to properties: inventories, appraisals, payment receipts, realtor listings, tax bills, correspondence, deeds, probate and estate distribution of Jacob Cohn (father of Rabbi Cohn), title documents, various notes.
box 12, folder 18

Correspondence: Family and Personal Folder 18 1956-1989

Scope and Contents

Personal correspondence between family members; Rabbi Cohn's appreciation letter to physicians; items regarding daughter Jane Cohn's college scholarship; grandson David Elbogen's resume and commencement program from UCSD Warren College (1979); Mort Jr to parents Mort & Sally.
box 12, folder 19

Rabbi Cohn: Birth and Death Certificates and Passport Folder 19 1910, 1959,1991

Scope and Contents

Copies of Rabbi Morton Jacob Cohn birth and death records. Passport issued May 28, 1959
box 12, folder 20

Condolences, Bios, Obituaries, Eulogy re Rabbi Cohn Passing Folder 20 1991

Scope and Contents

Article and obituary about the death of Rabbi Cohn Condolence letters from Joseph Glaser and from Jonas Salk Eulogy by Rabbi Martin S. Lawson In Memoriam delivered by Rabbi Michael P. Sternfield at Temple Emanu-El Multiple copies of biographical sketches Memorial Record Book including guests at his funeral moved to Box 14
box 12, folder 21

Rabbi Cohn Mortuary and Burial Records Folder 21 1980, 1991

Scope and Contents

Items pertaining to Rabbi Cohn's burial at Home of Peace Sancturaries at Cypress View Mausoleum October 6th, 1991; correspondence and statements/invoices regarding purchase of burial crypt.; Memorial Record Book and Memorium program.
box 12, folder 22

Shirley Chisholm - Obituary, Eulogy, In Memoriam Folder 22 1/1/1998

Scope and Contents

Shirley Chisholm - Secretary to Rabbi Joel S. Goor at Congregation Beth Israel and to Rabbi Michael P. Sternfield: Obituary; Eulogy by Rabbi Goor; In Memoriam by Rabbi Sternfield.
box 12, folder 23

Rabbis: Jewish Statistical Bureau - Surveys, Census, Deaths Folder 23 1950's-1960's

Scope and Contents

Rabbis: Jewish Statistical Bureau - Surveys, Census, Deaths ("Necrology of Rabbis")
box 12, folder 24

Marriage Anniversaries: Reflections and Renewal Folder 24 1972 and 1975

Scope and Contents

Sermon: "Reflections on a Good Marriage", Apri 7, 1972. Rabbi Cohn's 37th wedding anniversary. Sermon: "Reflections on Forty Years Together". Rabbi Cohn's 40th wedding anniversary. April 1975. Certificate of Marriage - 40th Anniversary Renewal. April 25, 1975. With signatures of family and friends.
box 12, folder 25

Newspaper and Newsletter Articles and Clippings Folder 25 1942-1949

Scope and Contents

Newspaper and newsletter articles and clippings dating 1942-1949 either pertaining to Jewish activities and issues and to Rabbi Cohn (by or about) or for research material for Rabbi Cohn's sermons from: Niagara Falls Gazette San Diego Union Southwest Jewish Press The Bulletin San Diego Journal Oceanside Daily Blade Tribune-Sun Clippings include the "Your Chaplain Says" and "Chaplain's Corner" columns from Rabbi Cohn's service as a Navy Chaplain. Includes articles about the Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood's musical comedy. Includes obituary and articles pertaining to passing of Rabbi Moise Bergman who preceeded Rabbi Cohn at Temple Beth Israel.
box 12, folder 26

Newspaper and Newsletter Articles and Clippings Folder 26 1950-1956

Scope and Contents

Newspaper and newsletter articles and clippings dating 1950-1956 either pertaining to Jewish activities and issues and to Rabbi Cohn (by or about) or for research material for Rabbi Cohn's sermons from: San Diego Union and Evening Tribune Southwest Jewish Press East Bay Labor Journal Includes articles about 75th anniversary celebrating founding of Temple Beth Israel and founders such as Louis Rose. Includes articles about dedication of Temple Beth Israel's new Temple House. Includes articles about Fiesta del Pacifico. Includes articles about Jane Cohn, daughter of Rabbi and Sally Cohn. Includes articles about the Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood's musical comedy.
box 12, folder 27

Newspaper and Newsletter Articles and Clippings Folder 27 1957

Scope and Contents

Newspaper and newsletter articles and clippings dating from 1957 from the San Diego Union and Evening Tribune and the Southwest Jewish Press and the Arizona Daily Star either pertaining to Jewish issues and activities and to Rabbi Cohn (by or about) or for research material for Rabbi Cohn's sermons. Includes articles about Fiesta del Pacifico. Includes articles about Jane Cohn, daughter of Rabbi and Sally Cohn. Includes articles about the Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood and Women of Valor. Includes many articles about the United Fund Drive campaign. Includes wedding announcement of Rabbi Cohn's niece Carol Applebaum (to Harold Borovetz).
box 12, folder 28

Newspaper and Newsletter Articles and Clippings Folder 28 1958

Scope and Contents

Newspaper and newsletter articles and clippings dating from 1958 from the San Diego Union and Evening Tribune and the Southwest Jewish Press either pertaining to Jewish issues and activities and to Rabbi Cohn (by or about) or for research material for Rabbi Cohn's sermons. Includes articles about the Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood and Women of Valor and Sally Cohn. Includes articles about the United Fund Drive campaign.
box 12, folder 29

Newspaper and Newsletter Articles and Clippings Folder 29 1959-1962

Scope and Contents

Newspaper and newsletter articles and clippings dating 1959- 1962 either pertaining to Jewish activities and issues and to Rabbi Cohn (by or about) or for research material for Rabbi Cohn's sermons from: San Diego Union and Evening Tribune Los Angeles B'nai B'rith Messenger Tucson Daily Citizen The San Diego Rabbinical Association Southwest Jewish Press Vallejo Times Herald Includes articles about anniversary celebration of Rabbi Cohn's ordination. Includes articles about the Temple Beth Israel Sisterhood and Women of Valor. Includes articles about the United Fund Drive campaign. Includes article about anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Handlery (founder of Handlery Hotels).
box 12, folder 30

Newspaper and Newsletter Articles and Clippings Folder 30 1963-1964

Scope and Contents

Newspaper and newsletter articles and clippings dating 1963-1964 either pertaining to Jewish activities and issues and to Rabbi Cohn (by or about) or for research material for Rabbi Cohn's sermons from: San Diego Union and Evening Tribune Southwest Jewish Press San Diego Southern Cross La Jolla Journal The Sentinel La Jolla Light Includes many articles about the Salk Institute. Includes articles about the passing of Pope John XXIII.
box 12, folder 31

Newspaper and Newsletter Articles and Clippings Folder 31 1965-1966

Scope and Contents

Newspaper and newsletter articles and clippings dating 1965-1966 either pertaining to Jewish activities and issues and to Rabbi Cohn (by or about) or for research material for Rabbi Cohn's sermons from: San Diego Union and Evening Tribune Southwest Jewish Press The Independent Includes articles about the Gentlemen of Distinction awards given by the Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El. Includes articles about the Bishop Francis J. Furey of the Roman Catholic Diocese of San Diego invited as a guest speaker to preach at Temple Emanu-El.
box 12, folder 32

Newspaper and Newsletter Articles and Clippings 1967 Folder 32

Scope and Contents

Newspaper and newsletter articles and clippings dating 1967 either pertaining to Jewish activities and issues and to Rabbi Cohn (by or about) or for research material for Rabbi Cohn's sermons from: San Diego Union and Evening Tribune Southwest Jewish Press The Independent Includes articles about the Gentlemen of Distinction awards given by the Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El.
box 12, folder 33

Newspaper and Newsletter Articles and Clippings Folder 33 1968

Scope and Contents

Newspaper and newsletter articles and clippings dating 1968 either pertaining to Jewish activities and issues and to Rabbi Cohn (by or about) or for research material for Rabbi Cohn's sermons from: San Diego Union and Evening Tribune Southwest Jewish Press The Independent Jewish Press Heritage San Diego Southern Cross Includes articles about the Gentlemen of Distinction awards given by the Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El.
box 12, folder 34

Newspaper and Newsletter Articles and Clippings Folder 34 1969-1977

Scope and Contents

Newspaper and newsletter articles and clippings dating 1969-1977 either pertaining to Jewish activities and issues and to Rabbi Cohn (by or about) or for research material for Rabbi Cohn's sermons from: San Diego Union and Evening Tribune Southwest Jewish Press The Jewish Post Includes numerous articles about the Gentlemen of Distinction awards banquet given by the Women's Guild of Temple Emanu-El. Includes articles about Sally Cohn, wife of Rabbi Cohn, being honored as Woman of the Year, 1972.
box 12, folder 35

Newspaper and Newsletter Articles and Clippings Folder 35 1982-1985 and 1990-1991 and no dates

Scope and Contents

Newspaper and newsletter articles and clippings dating 1982-1985 and 1990-1991 and no dates either pertaining to Jewish activities and issues and to Rabbi Cohn (by or about) or for research material for Rabbi Cohn's sermons from: San Diego Union and Evening Tribune Israel Today San Diego San Diego Jewish Times The Niagara Falls Gazette Includes articles about Rabbi Cohn being honored for 50 years as a rabbi. Includes article about passing of Rabbi Cohn, 1991.
box 12, folder 36

Scrapbook: Hebrew Union College Graduation Exercises Program, Class of Folder 36 1934

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook: Hebrew Union College Graduation Exercises Program, Saturday, May 26th, Class of 1934
box 12, folder 37

Scrapbook: Congregation Children of Israel Photograph and Programs (Memphis) Folder 37 1938

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook: Photograph and Programs, 1938: Photograph - Congregation Children of Israel, Memphis, June 5, 1938 (Harry Gerstel Studio) Program - Sam Schloss Lodge of the B'nai B'rith First Cultural Meeting and International A.Z.A. Day, Children of Israel Temple, Morton J. Cohn, Junior Rabbi, Wednesday, October 19, 1938 Program - Festival of Confirmation, Congregation Children of Israel, Morton J. Cohn, Rabbi, Sunday, June 5, 1938 Program - Junior Congregation Children of Israel Election Supper Dance and Joseph Newburger Memorial Cup Award, Sunday, May 29, 1938
box 12, folder 38

Scrapbook: Photographs (Memphis and Niagara Falls) Folder 38 1940

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook: Photographs, 1940: Photograph - Confirmation Class, Memphis, June 12, 1940 Signatures on back of photo. (Harry Gerstel Studio) Photographs - Sukkos display with Rabbi Cohn and unidentified woman pictured in synagogue chapel at Niagara Falls, NY, 1940.
box 12, folder 39

Scrapbook: Farewell Banquet Invitation (Niagara Falls) & Hanukah Breakfast Program (Chicago) Folder 39 1943

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook: Invitation and Program, 1943 Invitation - Farewell Banquet by Zionist Organization of Niagara Falls, NY upon Rabbi Cohn's departure to become U.S. Navy Chaplain, Sunday, May 30th. Includes tear-off RSVP card and a newspaper article clipping published the day after the banquet. Program - Chicago Women's Division, American Jewish Congress Seventh Annual Hanukah Breakfast, Monday, December 27, 1943. Invocation by Chaplain Morton Cohn, U.S.N.R. Thank you notation inscribed by M. Ticktin.
box 12, folder 40

Scrapbook: Programs (Chicago) Folder 40 1944

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook: Programs, 1944: Program Invitation - Commissioning of the U.S.S. "LSM ~ 330", Chicago, November, 1944. Program - Forty-Fifth National Encampment Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States Memorial Service, First Methodist Church of Chicago, Monday, August 21, 1944.
box 12, folder 41

Scrapbook: Photographs, U.S. N.A.S, Glenview, IL Folder 41 1944

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook: Photographs, U.S. N.A.S, Glenview, IL, 1944: Rabbi Cohn at pulpit leading service (4 pictures) (September, 1944) Torah on display in open case at pulpit (1) (September, 1944) Servicemen in uniform posed in group photo (1) (undated)
box 12, folder 42

Scrapbook: Photographs, Rabbi Cohn Services as Navy Chaplain Folder 42 1945

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook: Photographs, Rabbi's Services as Navy Chaplain, 1945: Photographs of Rabbi Cohn and unidentified servicemen reading from the Haggadah at Passover Seder and dinner. Some people identified on backs of photos. Photograph of Navy Day 1945 P.H. Unidentified. Photographs of Rabbi Cohn and unidentified servicemen at Yom Kippur afternoon services at Midway Chapel and Yom Kippur night supper at Midway Island. Some people identified on backs of photos. Photographs of wedding ceremony with Rabbi Cohn officiating. Unidentified bride and groom and guests. Memorial Day Exercises Ceremony, May 30, 1945. Unidentified. Rabbi Cohn and other U.S. and foreign dignitaries, Feb. 25, 1945. Identified on backs of photos. 23 photographs
box 12, folder 43

Scrapbook: Programs and Bulletins Folder 43 1946

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook: Programs and Bulletins, 1946: Invitation - Congregation of Beth Israel of San Dego to Installation Ceremnony of Rabbi Morton J. Cohn. Friday, September 6,1946. Officiated by Chaplain Joshua Goldberg, Commander, U.S. Navy The Bulletin of The San Diego Scottish Rite Bodies, October, 1946. Feast of Tishri, October 9, address given by Rabbi Morton J. Cohn. Program - In Memoriam: Our Honored Dead ~ Who Were Lost at Sea in the Present War. San Diego, CA, October 27, 1946. Litany of Remembrance - Chaplain Morton Cohn, USNR Program - United Thanksgiving Observance: A Patriotic Celebration Conducted by Catholic, Jewish, and Protetant Chaplains. U.S. Naval Training Center, San Diego, CA. November 28, 1946. Benediction - Chaplain M. J. Cohn, USNR
box 12, folder 44

Scrapbook: Programs and News Clippings Folder 44 1947

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook: Programs and News Clippings, 1947: Bulletin - The San Diego Unitarian monthly bulletin, The First Unitarian Church, February, 1947. Brotherhood Week presentation by Rabbi Morton J. Cohn of Temple Beth Israel. Program - Josef Meier as the Christus in The Black Hills Passion Play at Russ Auditorium, sponsored by the Welfare Foundation of the San Diego Lions Club, March 5-9, 1947. News Clippings - SD Journal 1/21/47, "Rabbi [Cohn] Decries Evangelistic 'Distortions'" SD Union 2/16/47, "Brotherhood Week Programs Arranged"
box 12, folder 45

Scrapbook: Photographs, no dates Folder 45 No Dates

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook: Photographs, no dates: Various unidentified photographs (several stamped as "Official U.S. Navy Photograph" or "Photo by Les Hamm") - Rabbi Cohn leading services as USNR Chaplain. Rabbi Cohn, Navy officials and other military personnel, and civilians.
box 13, folder 1

Scripts for Plays and Programs, undated Folder 1

Scope and Contents

T.V. program outline with Rabbi Cohn and Violet Hamilton, Choir Director "Reform Judaism Examined" (script or manuscript) - pretend T.V. studio set "interview" with a Reform Judaism Rabbi Shovuos Script (template) "The Bible" - A Script for Use as Temple Program or on Radio or T.V. to simulate an iinterview with a Rabbi "Flight into Wonderland" - with music from popular show tunes - performed by the Temple Sisterhood "Go West, Already"
box 13, folder 2

Scripts and Skits from WARR Banquets and Conventions Folder 2 1958-1965

Scope and Contents

Various 1958 to 1965 Scripts and Skits from WARR (Western Association of Reform Rabbis) banquets and conventions. Locations include Palm Springs and San Diego. Copies include handwritten drafts and final prints.
box 13, folder 3

Scripts for WARR Convention Shows Folder 3 1965-1967

Scope and Contents

Various Scripts from 1965 and 1967 for WARR (Western Association of Reform Rabbis) shows.
box 13, folder 3, folder 3

Scripts for WARR Convention Shows1965-67 Folder 3 1965-1967

Scope and Contents

Various Scripts from 1965 and 1967 for WARR (Western Association of Reform Rabbis) shows.
box 13, folder 4

Marriage, Family, and Home Pamphlet Outline Folder 4 Possible date June 1937

Scope and Contents

Outline of pamphlet on "Meaning of Marriage and Foundations of the Family" issued by the Central Conference of American Rabbis. Possible date June 1937.
box 13, folder 5

Scripts for PARR Convention Shows Folder 5 1968-1974

Scope and Contents

Various Scripts from 1968-1974 for the PARR (Pacific Association of Reform Rabbis) convention shows. Locations include Palm Springs, Coronado, Newport Beach, and San Diego. Copies include handwritten drafts and final prints.
box 13, folder 6

Scripts for PARR Convention Shows Folder 6 1975-1979

Scope and Contents

Various handwritten scripts from 1975-1979 for the PARR (Pacific Association of Reform Rabbis) banquet and convention shows. Locations include Palm Springs.
box 13, folder 7

Scripts for PARR Convention Shows Folder 7 1980-1983

Scope and Contents

Various handwritten scripts from 1980-1983 for the PARR (Pacific Association of Reform Rabbis) banquet and convention shows. Locations include Palm Springs and Los Angeles.
box 13, folder 8

Summary of Conference of San Diego Chapter of Hadassah Folder 8 date unknown

Scope and Contents

Summary of Conference of San Diego Chapter of Hadassah, sent to Rabbi Cohn at Temple Emanu-El at 4799 Seminole Drive.
box 13, folder 9

Temple Emanu-El - Attendance/Seating for Gentlemen of Distinction, Cohn 50th Anniversary Folder 9

Scope and Contents

Temple Emanu-El - Attendance/Seating for Gentlemen of Distinction, Cohn 50th Anniversary. Invitation lists and seating charts.
box 13, folder 10

Military Chaplain - Qualifications Questionnaires and Personnel Rosters Folder 10 1940's & 1950's

Scope and Contents

Military Chaplain Qualifications Questionnaires & Personnel Rosters: Bureau of Naval Personnel Annual Qualifications Questionnaires filled out by Morton Cohn, USNR. District Chaplains Office personnel rosters.
box 13, folder 11

Temple Emanu-El - Rabbi Cohn Resolution Agreement / Membership Committee Folder 11 1977 & undated

Scope and Contents

Temple Emanu-El - Rabbi Cohn Resolution, Membership Committee Resolution agreement between Board of Directors and Rabbi Cohn to be named as "Founding Rabbi" and stating salary and pension. Request speech from Membership Committee to Temple members to assist in recruiting new members. 2-pages.
box 13, folder 12

Sheet Music - Sabbath Prayer, Show Tunes Folder 12 no dates

Scope and Contents

Sheet Music: Sabbath Prayer Various show tunes for "Show Biz" program
box 13, folder 13

Sermons, Speeches, and Addresses Folder 13 1946, 1955, 1970, 1984, and undated

Scope and Contents

Sermons, Speeches, and Addresses by Rabbi Cohn and others. Includes handwritten notes and typed drafts. "Civil Rights Issues" "Tomorrow's Ministry", a sermon preached by the Rev. J. R. Bartlett at the ordination of John M. Morris, San Diego, CA, December 4, 1955 "Israel Speaks", Sunday, December 22, 1946 "Jewish Humor" Rabbi Cohn's sermon notes and letter to congregation San Diego's First Unitarian Church's Sunday Morning Addresses by Minister Peter Samsom (3) Succoth: The Fruit Harvest in Palestine by Leon Fram Radio speech over NBC on "Message of Israel" program tilted "The Army and Religion" by Chaplain Aryeh Lev, Assistant, Office Chief of Chaplains, Washington, DC, Saturday, July 19,1941. 4-pages.
box 13, folder 14

Newsletters/Articles Pertaining to Jewish Issues/Concerns - Not San Diego Folder 14 1950's, 1960's,1970's

Scope and Contents

Newsletters and Articles pertaining to Jewish issues/concerns: The Saturday Evening Post: "Israel: Land of Unlimited Possibilities" The Bulletin of Temple Beth El (Detroit, MI 1955) West Coast UAHC Newsletter JTA Daily News Bulletin Regional Social Action and Interfaith Committees of the Pacific Southwest Council, UAHC International Committee of Conscience for Vietnam American Friends of the Hebrew University The American Jewish Committee, Institute of Human Relations Women's Association Jewish Telegraphic Agency
box 13, folder 15

Temple Emanu-El - Rabbi's Report, Meeting Minutes, Letters of Recommendation Folder 15 1965, 1968, 1984

Scope and Contents

Temple Emanu-El - Rabbi's Report, Meeting Minutes, Letters of Recommendation Rabbi's report for Temple Emanu-El annual meeting, March 25, 1965. Temple Emanu-El Annual Meeting Minutes, May 19, 1968. Letters of Recommendation from Rabbi Cohn for Sara B. Rappaport, March 8, 1984.
box 13, folder 16

Legal Documents - Property, Family Estate, Pension, Life Insurance Folder 16 1940's, 1950's, 1970's

Scope and Contents

Legal Documents - Property, Family Estate, Pension, Life Insurance Property leases, loans, blueprints, Jacob Cohn (Rabbi Cohn's father) family estate, Rabbi Cohn's pension with Temple Emanu-El, life insurance policies. [See also Box MJC12}
box 13, folder 17

San Diego Women's Association for Salk Institute Folder 17 1960's and undated

Scope and Contents

San Diego Women's Association for Salk Institute Executive Committee Meeting Agenda 10/10/1963 Program schedule Letters to board members outlining workshop schedules List of financial supporters ("Sponsors", "Patrons", "Donors") Ambassadors' Ball Reservations list Seating chart Invitation announcement flyers from The Women's Guild for "The Hippie Hoppe" fundraising event (See also Box #8 - Sally Cohn and San Diego Women's Association for Salk Institute)
box 13, folder 18

Tractate Berakot Mishnah I. Commentary Folder 18 undated

Scope and Contents

Tractate Berakot Mishnah I. Commentary
box 13, folder 19

Temple Beth Israel Religious School Files Folder 19 1950's & 1960's

Scope and Contents

Temple Beth Israel Religious School Files: -Questionnaire for Religious School Teachers, Congregation Beth Israel , San Diego, CA (7) -Religious School Book List, 1950 -Religious School Order Chart, 1950-1951 -Notes regarding classes, book swap, Temple youth Sabbath -Notes regarding Primary Assembly -Registrar, 1950 -Religious School Code of Behavior -Teachers' Dinner Meeting notes, September 17, 1957 -Handwritten notes regarding books, pamphlets, and supplies orders
box 13, folder 20

Temple Emanu-El Services and Business Records Folder 20 1960's

Scope and Contents

Temple Emanu-El Services and Business Records: -Constitution (Articles 1-9 and Bylaws) -Newsletters, invitations, flyers, announcements, JNF Book List, handwritten notes, financial records, membership rosters -Correspondence regarding "Viet-Nam: The Clergyman's Dilemma" mobilization gathering at Washington, D.C., 1967 -Shabuoth address by Leon Fram - "How a New Ceremony is Created", 4/29/1931; Service for Rosh Hashanah (undated); Games for Hanukah (undated); Purim Songs; Antiphonal Reading for Dedication; Ritual of Dedication -Agenda for Board of Directors Meeting, 1/22/1967; Agenda for Board of Directors Meeting, 12/4/1946; Budget report, 1961; Executive Directors Report (undated); Big Brothers of San Diego County, Inc., Board of Directors Roster, 1/69 -Temple Emau-El Officers Report (re building project)
box 13, folder 21

Temple Beth Israel Business Records and Correspondence Folder 21

Scope and Contents

Temple Beth Israel Business Records and Correspondences: -Minutes regarding conclave sponsored by the Union of American Hebrew Congregations of Southern California Council held at Statler Hotel on Sunday March 4, (no year); Teacher's book requests; newsletters; correspondence regarding Southern California area Sisterhoods (1955); Theatre rental questionnaire; entertainment program schedule; By-Laws of the University of San Diego Auxiliary; property lease agreement documents (information redacted).
box 13, folder 22

Temple Beth Israel - Holiday Programs and Sermons Folder 22 1950's/1960's

Scope and Contents

Temple Beth Israel - Holiday Programs and Sermons: Handwritten notes and typed schedules, outlines, songs, sermons for programs and services for Purim, the High Holy Days, and Chanukah
box 13, folder 23

Central Conference of American Rabbis Reports (Social Justice and Peace) Folder 23 1939 and 1942

Scope and Contents

Social Justice Commission Report, 1939 Report of the Commission on Justice and Peace to be presented at the Annual Convention of the Central Conference of American Rabbis, Cincinnati, OH, February 25, 1942
box 13, folder 24

Inter-Religious Conferences Folder 24 1966 and 1967

Scope and Contents

Inter-Religious Conferences: First Inter-Religious Conference at University of San Diego May 1966 "Moral Power for Peace" Invitation, registration form, schedule, minutes, purpose statement, recommended reading list. Second Inter-Religious Conference at Cal-Western University November 1967 "Spiritual Values in a Changing World" Invitation, registration form, schedule, campus map. Interfaith Emergency Council Roster
box 13, folder 25

Presentation to WARR: Curriculum Structure in Reform Religious Schools Folder 25 1956

Scope and Contents

A Basis for the Curriculum Structure in the Reform Religious School by Samuel Kaminker, presented before conference of the Western Association of Reform Rabbis at Tucson, 1956. (See MJC07.03)
box 13, folder 26

Congregation Beth Israel - Reports and Minutes Folder 26 1949-1957

Scope and Contents

Annual Meeting of Congregation Beth Israel, January 20, 1957 (See MJC.04) Congregation Beth Israel Religious School Book List, 1949-1950 (See MJC03 and MJC02) Workshop Syllabus for 41st General Assembly UAHC, Cleveland, OH, November 12-15, 1950 and Report of UAHC Conference UAHC Southern California Council Committees 1956-57 interest list Report of the Dean, Director and Dean of Women of the Seventh Annual Jewish Youth Conference, Camp Saratoga Union Institute, Saratoga, CA, 1953 (See MJC02) United Nations Association Newsletter addressed to Rabbi Cohn (See MJC03)
box 13, folder 27

National Conference of Christians and Jews (NCCJ) Folder 27 1967-1968

Scope and Contents

National Conference of Christians and Jews (NCCJ): Human Relations Through Education Experimental Project Workshop Summary and Evaluation Feedback summary of National Institute on the Effects of Discrimination Upon Children and Youth Program Activities list for NCCJ in San Diego Region NCCJ San Diego Region Board of Directors Minutes 6/68 & 10/68 List of topics and presenters
box 13, folder 28

Temple Emanu-El Women's Guild & Western Federation ot Temple Sisterhoods Folder 28 various dates (1955, 1966, and undated)

Scope and Contents

Temple Sisterhood and Women's Guild and San Diego Women's Association Gentlemen of Distinction; Temple Emanu-El Women's Guild fundraising, 1966; San Diego Women's Association for the Salk Institute meetings schedule; Western Federation of Temple Sisterhoods 23rd Convention activities list, 1955; script for Sisterhood play - "Flight Into Wonderland"; seating list. (See also folder MJC13.17)
box 13, folder 29

History of the Billings, MT Jewish Community Report to the Pacific Association of Reform Rabbis Folder 29 Summer 1971

Scope and Contents

History of the Billings, MT Jewish Community (1954-1971) Report to the Pacific Association of Reform Rabbis (PARR) as compiled by Rabbi Dr. Samuel Horowitz, Temple Beth Aaron.
box 13, folder 30

Last Will and Testament of Bertha Miller Folder 30 1956/1960/1966

Scope and Contents

First Codicil to Last Will and Testament of Bertha Miller, May 1966 Receipt for burial crypt at Cypress View Mausoleum (See also MJC04.24)
box 14, folder 1

Book of Torah Readings in Hebrew Folder 1 1930'ish

Scope and Contents

Hebrew Reader on the Torah from Morton Cohn as student
box 14, folder 2

Rabbi's Manual Folder 2 1936

Scope and Contents

Rabbi's Manual , Edited and Published by the Central Conference of Ammerican Rabbis, Cincinnati, OH, 1936. Copyright 1928 (2 copies).
box 14, folder 3

Union Prayer Book and Union Haggadah Folder 3 1961 and 1923(?)

Scope and Contents

The Union Prayer Book for Jewish Worship, Part II, Edited and Published by The Central Conference of American Rabbis, Copyright 1945. Revised Edition, New York 1961. In Hebrew and English. The Union Haggadah, Home Service for the Passover, Edited and Published by The Central Conference of American Rabbis, Copyright 1923, Revised Edition (date ?).
box 14, folder 4

Rabbi Cohn's Beth Israel Address Label Stamp Plate Folder 4 no date

Scope and Contents

Potter Engraving Company stamp plate: Rabbi Morton J. Cohn Congregation Beth Israel 2542 Third Avenue San Diego 3, California
box 14, folder 5

Certificates Honoring Rabbi and Sally Cohn Folder 5 various dates

Scope and Contents

Commemorative Certificates: * Freedom Forest planting of 5 trees by Governor Theodore R. McKeldin (Baltimore, MD) in honor of Rabbi & Mrs. Morton J. Cohn issued by the Jewish National Fund. * The National Federation of Temple Sisterhoods UAHC "Uniongram" to Rabbi Cohn and Sally in honor of their 25th Wedding Anniversary, with multiple signatures. * The National Federation of Temple Sisterhoods UAHC "Uniongram" dated January 12, 1959 to Rabbi Cohn fin honor of his birthday, with multiple signatures.
box 14, folder 6

Memorial Record Book Folder 6 10/6/1991

Scope and Contents

Memorial Record Book including guests at Rabbi Cohn's funeral.
box 15, folder 1

Box of Black & White and Color Photographs - Gentlemen of Distinction Banquets and others Folder 1 1960's

Scope and Contents

Box of black & white and color photographs of various smaller size photos from various studios and photographers of the Gentlemen of Distinction awards banquets (1968, 1969, etc.); Marion H. Drawing Prize Chevy Impala; Rabbi Cohn officiating at various services and functions and posed with dignitaries and congregation members.
box 15, folder 2

Box of Black & White and Color Photographs - Family, Dr. Miriam Freund, Sisterhook Play Folder 2 Early 1900's to late 1900's

Scope and Contents

Box of various sized black & white and color photographs and post card photos of family from the ealry 1900's to late 1900's; Dr. Miriam Freund; Sisterhood play.
box 15, folder 3

Box of Photo Slides - People and Scenic Folder 3 dates unknown

Scope and Contents

Box of Photo Slides - People and Scenic. Dates unknown.
box 15, folder 4

Photo Strips Negatives - Rabbi Cohn and others Folder 4 dates unknown

Scope and Contents

Photo strips negatives - 25 sets of 2 images per strip. Images include Rabbi Cohn officiating at services, holidays, and ceremonies; Rabbi Cohn with dignitaries and congregation members either posed or milling around at functions and special occasions. Images not identified and no dates indicated.
box 15, folder 5

Audiocassette - Holocaust Conference Workshops Folder 5 4/23/1979

Scope and Contents

Audiocassette of Holocaust Conference workshops 4/23/1979.
box 15, folder 6

Photos: Dedications - JCC and Walker Scott Store Folder 6 1958 and ?

Scope and Contents

Dedication of JCC at 54th Street. November 1958 Dedication of Walker Scott store on Navajo Road.
box 15, folder 7

Photo: Pope John XXIII with Rabbi Cohn and Sally Cohn Folder 7 unknown

Scope and Contents

Photo of Rabbi Cohn and Sally Cohn in private audience with Pope John XXIII. Includes letter dated August 11, 2016 from Rabbi Cohn's son, Mort Jr., donating the photo to the JHSSD.
box 15, folder 8

Formal Events - Miscellaneous Photos Folder 8 dates unknown

Scope and Contents

Photo of "The Brown Family - Sally, Jane, Morton" Photo of Rabbi Cohn and unidentified woman at a banquet table Photo of Rabbi and Sally Cohn posed with others ar formal event
box 15, folder 9

Photos: Congregation Beth El Dedication of Time Capsule Folder 9 March 19,1961

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook mounted photos of Congregation Beth El's Dedication of Time Capsule along with Beth Israel School of Religion dedication program schedule with Rabbi Cohn conducting the Invocation.
box 15, folder 10

Temple Emanu-El Photos - Rabbi Cohn and congregation members Folder 10 1960's-1970's

Scope and Contents

Photos of Rabbi Cohn and congregation members posed for special occasions, events, and holidays (i.e. children lighting candles on menorah for Hanukkah). Some photos include captions on back with names listed. Temple Emanu-El Board of Directors 1974-1975: Back Row: Bruce Gellens, Jerry Schoenfelt, Rabbi Mort Cohn, President Harold Dickstein Middle: Art Caplin, Vice President Nate Zechter, Helen Cademy, Bud Cooper Front: Peter Wolf, Abe Beers, Joe Sousa
box 15, folder 11

Photos: Chaplain Cohn, U.S. Navy Folder 11 1940's

Scope and Contents

Chaplain Cohn, U.S. Navy, with dignitaries and military personnel and conducting sermons and holiday services. Captions on back.
box 15, folder 12

Photos: Gentlemen of Distinction Banquet Folder 12 1/1/1968

Scope and Contents

Photos of Temple Emanu-El's Sisterhood's Gentlemen of Distinction Banquet at El Cortez Hotel. January 1968.
box 15, folder 13

Photos: Congregation Beth-El sisterhood Play Folder 13 date unknown

Scope and Contents

Photos of Congregation Beth-El Sisterhood play - tropical theme.
box 15, folder 14

Photos: Recruit Division Review Naval Training Center Folder 14 11/1/1978

Scope and Contents

Photos of Recruit Division Review U.S. Naval Training Center (NTC), San Diego, CA. Rabbi Cohn and other military personnel. Nov. 1978. Temple Emanu-El
box 15, folder 15

Portrait of Rabbi Cohn Folder 15 1957

Scope and Contents

Portrait of Rabbi Cohn. 1957. See larger framed version in Oversize.
box 15, folder 16

KFSD Party Photos Folder 16 11/1/1954

Scope and Contents

Photos donated by AirFan Radio Corporation of Rabbi Cohn and other attendees at KFSD party. Includes letter to Rabbi and Sally Cohn dated November 23, 1954 from John C. Merino, Manager at KFSD.
box 15, folder 17

Unidentified Family Photos Folder 17 unknown

Scope and Contents

Unidentified/undated Family Photos. Black & White. Posed portraits of babies, children, adults, family groups. Late 1800's? Early 1900's?
box 15, folder 18

San Diego's United States Naval Training Center Commemorative Yearbook - "The Anchor" Folder 18 1970's era

Scope and Contents

"The Anchor" - San Diego's United States Naval Training Center commemorative yearbook about the life of a naval recruit from his arrival at the U.S.N.T.C. to graduation. 1970's era
box 16, folder 1

Card Catalogue of Rabbi Cohn's Personal Library Folder 1 No Date

Scope and Contents

Card Catalogue of Rabbi Cohn's Personal Library Bibliographic Subject File - Alphabetical from Drama to World War II
box 16, folder 2

Card Catalogue of Rabbi Cohn's Bibliographical Subject File Alphabetical A-N Folder 2 No Date

Scope and Contents

Card Catalogue of Rabbi Cohn's Bibliographical Subject File Alphabetical from A-N
box 16, folder 3

Card Catalogue of Rabbi Cohn's Bibliographical Subject File Alphabetical O-Z, Unfiled Cards, Research Notes Folder 3 No Date

Scope and Contents

Card Catalogue of Rabbi Cohn's Bibliographical Subject File Alphabetical O-Z, Unfiled Cards, Research Notes
box 16, folder 4

Index Cards for Life Cycle Events - B'ris; Baby Naming; Bar Mitzvah; Marriage; Anniversary Folder 4 1940's-1980's

Scope and Contents

Index Cards for Life Cycle Events Rabbi Morton Cohn's records of the life cycle events at which he officiated at Congregation Beth Israel and Temple Emanu-El, San Diego. B'ris; Baby Naming; Bar Mitzvah; Marriage; Anniversary; Statistics
box 16, folder 5

Index Cards for Life Cycle Events - Conversions; Funerals; Plaques; Tombstones Folder 5 1940's-1980's

Scope and Contents

Index Cards for Life Cycle Events Rabbi Morton Cohn's records of the life cycle events at which he officiated at Congregation Beth Israel and Temple Emanu-El, San Diego. Conversions; Funerals; Plaques; Tombstones
box 17, item 1

Hebrew Union College Item 1 1935

box 17, item 2

B'nai B'rith Women Item 2 1957

box 17, item 3

United Jewish Appeal Item 3 1957

box 17, item 4

Temple Youth League Beth Israel Item 4 1959

box 17, item 5

Testimonial Dinner Temple Emanu El Item 5 1978

box 17, item 6

Temple Emanu El Sisterhood Item 6 1978

box 17, item 7

Testimonial Dinner Temple Emanu El Item 7 1984

box 17, item 8

Wedding Anniversay Item 8 1985

box 17, item 9

Rabbi Emeritus Item 9 1987

box 17, folder 1

Collection of laminated letters of appreciation, membership cards, certificate, and photographs presented to Rabbi Morton J. Cohn from the United Fund of San Diego Folder 1 1957 - 1958

box 18, item 1

Certificates: Hebrew Union College Ordination as Rabbi Item 1 1934

box 18, item 2

Men of Valor to Chaplain Morton J. Cohn from the UAHC Item 2 1946

box 18, item 3

Certificate from Temple Beth Israel Confirmation Class Item 3 1957

box 18, item 4

Honorary Keeper of the Old Spanish Lighthouse, Pt. Loma Item 4 1973

box 18, item 5

United Way/CHAD Distinquished Service Award Item 5 1976

box 18, item 6

California State Assembly Commendation Item 6 1978

Material Specific Details: 1978
box 18, item 7

Resolution of the City Council City of San Diego in honor of the 50th Anniversary of Rabbi Cohn's Ordination Item 7 1984

box 18, item 8

Temple Beth Israel Confirmation Class photo Item 8 1954

box 18, item 9

Temple Beth Israel photo collage Item 9

box 18, item 10

National Association of Retired Reform Rabbis (NAORRR) photo Item 10 1991

box 18, item 11

Tad Deutsch Bar Mitzvah at Temple Beth Israel photo Item 11 1991

box 18, item 12

Rabbi Moise Bergman, 1st Rabbi Emeritus of Congregation Beth Israel (Rabbi Cohn's predecessor) Item 12

box 19, folder 1

Pamphlet Regarding Current World Situation Articles Folder 1 1935-1943

box 19, folder 2

Nazi Germany After Hindenburg (Non-Jewish Articles) Folder 2 1934-1935

box 19, folder 3

The Jews in Nazi Germany Articles Folder 3 1934-1939

box 19, folder 4

Nazi Germany Non-Jewish Articles Folder 4 1930-1938

box 19, folder 5

Morton Cohen Civic Rights Articles Folder 5 1930

box 19, folder 6

Nazi Germany Jews in Hilter Hinderburg Articles Folder 6 1930

box 19, folder 7

Nazi In U.S. Articles Folder 7 1939-1940

box 19, folder 8

Articles Folder 8 1934-1935

box 19, folder 9

Articles Folder 9 1936-1940

box 19, folder 10

Nazi Germany Jews Articles Folder 10 1936

box 19, folder 11

Articles Folder 11 1942-1946

box 19, folder 12

Articles Folder 12 1947-1948

box 19, folder 13

Articles Folder 13 1950-1964

box 19, folder 14

Articles Folder 14 1965-1984

box 19, folder 15

Articles Folder 15 1934

box 20, item 1

Scrapbook: News clippings from "The World" newspaper re: War, Jews, Israel (Jerusalem, Palestine, Tel Aviv), May/June 1948 Item 1

box 20, item 2

Scrapbook: "Memoirs of Rabbi Morton J. and Sally, February 12, 1966," 1932-1946 Item 2

box 21, item 1

Plaque: Hebrew Union College Jewish Institute of Religion -- Doctor of Divinity, 1959 Item 1

box 21, item 2

Plaque: Central Conference of American Rabbis Honorary Life Membership, 1984 Item 2

box 21, item 3

Uniongram from The Sisterhood of Congregation Beth Israel, November 30, 1956 Item 3

box 21, item 4

Uniongram from The Sisterhood of Temple Emanu-El, 1956 Item 4

box 21, item 5

Portrait of Rabbi Cohn Item 5