Three women linking arms. Cat ref: Coal 80/673/013 Accessions to repositories
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Major accessions to repositories in 2007 relating to Jewish History


Devon Record Office

  • Exeter Hebrew Congregation: papers of Mrs. Sonia Fodor, President, incl organisational records 1981-2005 (7002)

Gloucestershire Archives

  • Cheltenham Hebrew Congregation: registers of death, rule book and papers 1869-2000 (D10846)

London Metropolitan Archives: City of London

  • Charles Tucker, archivist: photographs and art drawings of buildings, burial grounds and cemeteries incl Jewish orthdox and non-orthodox cemeteries 1960-2006 (B07/066)
  • Central British Fund for World Jewish Relief: Jewish Refugees Council, minutes, reports, admin files, case files and press cuttings 1957-2004 (ACC/2793)
  • Federation of Synagogues: committee minutes and account book for Vine Street Synagogue 1922-1965 (ACC/2893)
  • Jews Free School, Camden: records incl minutes, accounts and admissions records 1822-2003 (4297)
  • Spanish and Portuguese Jews Congregation: records previously held by the Congregation rel to Bevis Marks Synagogue and other Congregation Synagogues incl overseas and other associated organisations 1650-1986 (B07/085)
  • United Synagogue, London: burial society, military war grave registers for individuals interred in Plashet, East Ham and Willesden Cemeteries, tombstone reparation registers, Kethubah marriage authorisation books Finsbury Park, Upton Park, West Ham and Hammersmith and West Kensington synagogues, and other records 1893-1994 (ACC/2712)

Manchester Archives and Local Studies

  • Muriel Ena Sluckis: "Waiting to Celebrate", typescript novel (5 vols), "The Gamble", typescript novel, papers rel to Southport Jewish community and personal papers incl corresp 20th cent (M778)
  • Manchester Soup Kitchen for the Jewish Poor: records incl minutes, day book, corresp, accounts, annual reports, plans, photographs and newspaper cuttings 1895-2004 (M151)
  • Manchester Reform Synagogue: records 1864-2007 (M779)

Nottinghamshire Archives

  • Council of Christians and Jews, Nottingham branch: additional minutes, accounts and corresp 1979-2006 (7145)

Tyne and Wear Archives Service

  • North Eastern Jewish Golfing Society: minutes 1963-76 (SX124)
  • United Hebrew Congregation, Newcastle upon Tyne: Hebrew class registers 1979-98 (C.NC4)
  • Whitley Bay Hebrew Congregation: additional records 1942-2000 (C.WB6)


British Library, Sound Archive

  • Pascal Theatre Company: 50 interviews with Jewish women of various ages and cultural backgrounds recorded as part of a film and exhibition project (C1242)


Southampton University Library

  • Henriques family: business and estate records rel to West Indies and Australian holdings; family journals; anthropological notes and exploration sketches by Louis Alexander Lucas; with corresp of Hon Mrs Basil Ionides c1830-1959 (MS 371)
  • Rabbi Bernard Hooker: papers incl notes for sermons and lectures 1948-99 (MS 365)
  • CW Pauli, Jewish convert to Christianity: memoir covering his struggles with his change of faith and later missionary travels mid 19th cent (MS 366)
  • Vera Rosenberg: family papers, mainly photographs incl material rel to family life in Kiev during her childhood c1890-1969 (MS 368)
  • Judah Benizon Segal, scholar of Semitic languages: papers, mainly rel to his work on mosaics at Edessa, Egypt and Idia c1960-2002 (MS 367)
  • British Friends of Art Museums in Israel: records incl minutes, corresp, cuttings and financial papers c1940-2001 (MS 364)

Sussex University Library Special Collections

  • Julius Carlebach, sociologist: correp, incl material rel to his professional life, his personal life as a refugee and his involvement with Jewish communities c1930-2000 (SxMs 92)
  • David Daiches, literary critic and scholar: corresp and papers 1946-2000 (SxMs 93)
  • Victor Leopold Ehrenberg, classicist and ancient historian: family papers of the Ehrenberg (later Elton) family, incl material rel to experience as German-Jewish refugees c1890-1979 (SxMs 91)