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Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1972-1984

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Identifier: B114.05.0001.0001

Overview

The Albuquerque Jewish community dates from 1863 when German Jew Aaron Zeckendorf opened a store in Old Town. "Congregation Albert 1897-1972" documents Albuquerque Jews' subsequent participation in the political and cultural life of the Albuquerque community. Newspaper materials focus on activities and rabbinic opinions in the mid-1980s.

Dates

  • 1972-1984

Language of Materials

From the Collection: The collection is predominately in English, but some materials are in Hebrew.

Extent

From the File: 0.5 Linear Feet (Legal document box)

Scope and Contents

Newspaper articles from 1984 on seniors housing project and on Albuquerque rabbinate concerning Jewish survival; 1972 book: "Congregation Albert 1897-1972"

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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