Texas A&M Hillel Articles and Photographs Collection

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US TxAM-C 1554

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Texas A&M Hillel Articles and Photographs Collection


  • 1940-1960 (Creation)


2 boxes

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The Hillel Articles and Photographs Collection contains photocopies of newspaper clippings, photographs of social events, and a guest book ledger related to the Jewish student organization at Texas A&M University. The collection date range is from 1940 to the 1960’s. The collection contains information about Hillel’s involvement with the World War II effort, including highlights of Jewish Aggie veterans of World War II. Photographs, articles, ceremonies, and building information for the Texas A&M Ike and Fannie Sablosky B'Nai and B'Rith Hillel Building are included within the collection. Other information within the collection contain highlights of Hillel Club organized social dance, including photographs and a guest book ledger.

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Collection arranged by date and original order of the materials as presented in scrapbooks.

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Scrapbook and guestbook ledger are fragile and require special handling.

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Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

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  • English

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Immediate source of acquisition

Donation, of five Scrapbooks of the Texas A&M Hillel Foundation covering the dates 1937-1958.


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Archivist's note

Finding Aid Authors: Jennifer Reibenspies.

Archivist's note

© Copyright 2019 Cushing Library. All rights reserved.

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