Title:Shivtei Shalom miscellany, 1977-1986
Creator/Contributor:Shivtei Shalom, creator
Creator/Contributor:Western Jewish History Center, 258.
Creator/Contributor:Judah L. Magnes Museum, WJHC 1986.005.
Creator/Contributor:Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
The collection contains miscellaneous materials from Oregon-based Shivtei Shalom, including organizational bylaws, newsletters,
correspondence, and brochures; newspaper clippings; a poster and Garden of Israel ketubah; photographs; and an Oregon Minyan
Shivtei Shalom -- Archives
Jews -- Oregon
Jewish camps -- Oregon
Oregon -- Religious life and customs
Formerly: Western Jewish History Center Collection Number 258.
Formerly: Judah L. Magnes Museum Collection Number WJHC 1986.005.
Shivtei Shalom miscellany, BANC MSS 2010/526, The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University
of California, Berkeley.
Transfer; Judah L. Magnes Museum; 2010.
Shivtei Shalom was founded in 1982, in Eugene, Or. to create a land-based, rural Jewish community, camp, and retreat center.
In 1983, it established Moshav Shivtei Shalom (Tribes of Peace) in Dorena, Or., an organization based on a Jewish spiritual
path and which embraced a variety of Jewish practices. It also supported Jewish arts and education, encouraged a creative
religious expression and an interfaith dialogue, and organized a Jewish Women's Spiritual Convocation (1985), the Joys of
Jewishing Camp (1985), mobility international programs, and numerous holiday retreats, fairs, and Shabbaton. It disbanded
Materials in English.
BANC MSS 2010/526