Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1972-1984
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.
Language of Materials
From the Collection: The collection is predominately in English, but some materials are in Hebrew.
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"