Jump to Content

Collection Guide
Collection Title:
Collection Number:
Get Items:
Bali (Rifat N.) ephemera collection relating to Jews in Turkey
View entire collection guide What's This?
PDF (62.50 Kb) HTML
Search this collection
Collection Details
Table of contents What's This?
  • Biographical / Historical
  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Preferred Citation
  • Arrangement

  • Language of Material: Turkish
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Rifat N. Bali ephemera collection relating to Jews in Turkey
    source: Bali, Rifat N.
    Identifier/Call Number: M1455
    Physical Description: 20 Linear Feet (29 boxes; 5 flat boxes; 5 map folders; 1 poster tube)
    Date (inclusive): circa 1920s-2016
    Physical Location: Special Collections and University Archives materials are stored offsite and must be paged 36 hours in advance.
    Abstract: Ephemera and personal papers concerning Jews in Turkey, collected by researcher Rifat Bali.

    Biographical / Historical

    Rifat Bali (born in Turkey in 1948) is a Jewish Turkish author and historian. He has been studying Jews in Turkey since the 1990s and has written several books on the subject.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use. Audiovisual materials are not available in original format, and must be reformatted to a digital use copy.

    Conditions Governing Use

    While Special Collections is the owner of the physical and digital items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    This collection was given by Rifat Bali to Stanford University, Special Collections, 2004-2019.

    Preferred Citation

    [identification of item], Rifat N. Bali Ephemera Collection Relating to Jews in Turkey (M1455). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.


    Series 1: Arts & Culture; Series 2: Business documents: Import/export, Circa 1920s to 1950s; Series 3: Charitable/nonprofit organizations; Series 4: Clippings; Series 5: Cultural programs; Series 6: Diplomas, 1930s; Series 7: Greeting cards/Holiday fundraising; Series 8: Invitations consists of two sub-series: sub-series 1: Bar/Bat Mitsvah invitations and sub-series 2: Wedding invitations; Series 9: Memorabilia; Series 10: Personal papers; Series 11: Photographs; Series 12: Promotional items; Series 13: Posters; Series 14: Rabbinate of Turkey/Synagogues

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Jews -- Turkey
    Bali, Rifat N.