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Fall River Jewish community collection

 Collection
Identifier: MC-017
Scope and Contents

Collection of files on various topics, organizations, families, individuals, and religious and educational institutions associated with the Jewish community of Fall River, Mass. Files contain newspaper clippings, anniversary booklets, photographs and typescript notes. Of special note is the census of Jewish families in Fall River, conducted in 1957. Information formerly in the collection on Temple Beth El has been transferred to MC 75.

Dates: 1886-1991 (bulk, 1955-1961); Majority of material found within 1955 - 1961

Sylvia and Luis Cotta family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-018
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of photographs and ephemera of various members of the Sylvia family, family correspondence from five of the Sylvia brothers (Philip, Antone, Frederick, Lawrence, George) while they served in the military during World War II, and a selection of Philip Sylvia’s Little Compton, Rhode Island well drilling business and personal records.

Dates: 1890-1998

Pereira Garcia family papers

 Collection
Identifier: MC-019
Scope and Contents

Collection consists mostly of family photographs, with some documents and a set of baptismal clothing. Of note are several photographs showing Pereira Garcia farms in the Azores and in Little Compton, Rhode Island.

Dates: 1899-1960s

Jewish Professional Women’s Club (New Bedford, Mass.) records

 Collection
Identifier: MC-020
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of meeting minutes, correspondence, financial records, newspaper clippings, event programs and flyers.

Dates: 1926-1996

Jewish Community Center (New Bedford, Mass.) records

 Collection
Identifier: MC-021
Scope and Contents The collection consists of the complete records of the Center, including board meeting minutes and reports from 1945 to 1977, the constitution, financial records, payroll records, photographic scrapbooks, negatives, and color slides of Center activities covering the years 1947 to 1966; Center publications “News & Views” and newsletters; newspaper clippings from 1947 to 1972; subject files, maintained as an alphabetically arranged unit; correspondence, flyers and memos. Notably,...
Dates: 1944-1977

Dennis Tucker scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: MC-022
Scope and Contents

Collection includes 10 scrapbooks, with overlapping dates; spanning the years 1973-1988. Contents of scrapbooks include newspaper clippings, personal documents and correspondence, and memorabilia such as parking decals. The majority documents crime and public safety events on the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth campus while Dennis Tucker served as an officer. Other items include correspondence and photographs pertaining to his employment at the university.

Dates: 1973-1988

Portuguese-American oral history interviews

 Collection
Identifier: MC-024
Scope and Contents Collection consists of 87 oral history interviews conducted by UMass Dartmouth students (then SMU) to fulfill course requirements in the sociology department. Course title was “Cultural Reporting,” taught by professors Donna Huse and Bela Feldman Bianco, visiting professor from Brazil. The interviews took place between 1987 and 1990. Most of the interviews were transcribed, and used as the basis for an academic paper, which in most cases is included in the file. Almost all were...
Dates: 1987-1990

Chesed Shel Emes Congregation (New Bedford, Mass.) records

 Collection
Identifier: MC-025
Scope and Contents

Collection consists mainly of financial and other record books, all but two of which are written in Hebrew.

Dates: 1903-1970

Tifereth Israel Congregation (New Bedford, Mass.) records

 Collection
Identifier: MC-026
Scope and Contents

Divided into three series, the collection consists of subject files, arranged alphabetically (Series I); records of the Building Fund Committee (Series II); and the publication Tifereth Israelight (Series III). The subject files contain copies of the bylaws and charter. Fundraising for the new building, dedicated in 1966, was spearheaded by General Chairman Alan Ades, who donated the records that make up Series II.

Dates: bulk, 1947-2003; Majority of material found within 1947 - 2003

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Claire T. Carney Library Archives and Special Collections, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth 326
UMass Dartmouth Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives 75
 
Subject
Jews -- United States 20
Scrapbooks 14
Photographs 10
Women-Societies and clubs 9
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 6
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College students 6
Minutes (Records) 6
Sound recordings 6
Fall River (Mass.) -- History 5
Folk musicians 5
Jews -- Clubs and societies 5
Synagogues -- New Bedford, Mass. 5
Franco-Americans-Massachusetts-Fall River 4
New Bedford (Mass.) -- History 4
College trustees 3
Correspondence 3
Franco-Americans 3
Polish Americans -- Societies and clubs 3
Textiles -- Study and teaching 3
World War II 3
Artists 2
Community Service Organization 2
Diaries 2
Fall River (Mass.) 2
Letters 2
Military service, Voluntary 2
World War, 1939-1945 -- Veterans 2
Yearbooks 2
Account books 1
Architecture -- 1960-1980 1
Arts -- Brazilian 1
Bolton, Diane 1
Bristol county 1
Brockton (Mass.) 1
Brutalism (Architecture) 1
Business records 1
Campus police 1
Cantors (Jusaism) 1
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations 1
China -- History -- Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901 1
Coffeehouses -- Massachusetts 1
College administrators 1
College stores 1
College students’ writings 1
Concerts 1
Consortia 1
Dartmouth (Mass.) 1
Depressions -- 1929 1
Doll furniture 1
Dylan, Bob, 1941-Songs. Selections 1
Education, Higher -- Administration 1
Eisteddfod -- (Dartmouth, Mass.) 1
Environmental protection -- Planning 1
Exhibitions 1
Feast of the Blessed Sacrament 1
Folk festivals 1
Franco-Americans--Societies and clubs 1
Franco-Americans-Societies 1
Grand Army of the Republic 1
Greater New Bedford (Mass.) 1
Holocaust survivors 1
Hospices (Terminal care) 1
Houses 1
Inaugurations 1
Inventory control 1
Italians Americans 1
Jewish community centers 1
Jewish veterans 1
Jews -- Migrations 1
Jews-Study and teaching 1
Joshua Fund (New Bedford, Mass.) 1
Lafayette statue (Fall River, Mass.) 1
Lawyers 1
Leadership in women 1
Legislators -- Massachusetts 1
Massachusetts 1
Massachusetts -- General Court -- Senate -- Committee on Education 1
Massachusetts -- General Court -- Senate 1
Miniature furniture -- Exhibitions 1
Music -- Scotland 1
New Bedford (inhabited place) 1
New Bedford Institute of Textiles 1
Newsletters 1
Not-for-profit organizations 1
Notre Dame de Lourdes (Fall River, Mass.) 1
Nutrition -- 1920-1930 -- United States 1
Pacifism -- 1920-1940 1
Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941 1
Philippines -- History -- Philippine American War, 1899-1902 1
Pianists 1
Pina, Eloise, 1928-2013 1
Presidents -- |Assassination 1
Professional associations 1
Railroads 1
Record books 1
Records 1
Regiments & campaigns -- Massachusetts 1
Religious institutions 1
Scores 1
September 11 Terrorist Attacks, 2001 -- Anniversaries, etc. 1
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Language
English 363
Portuguese 29
Multiple languages 22
French 9
Hebrew 2
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Names
Southeastern Massachusetts University 20
New Bedford Textile School 10
Bradford Durfee Textile School 6
New Bedford Institute of Technology 5
New Bedford Institute of Textiles and Technology 5
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Bradford Durfee College of Technology 3
Kaplan, Barbara 3
Tifereth Israel Congregation (New Bedford, Mass.) 3
Arnold M. Dubin Labor Education Center . University of Massachusetts Dartmouth 2
Barnet, Samuel 2
Barry, Judy 2
Driscoll, Joseph E. 2
Georgianna, Daniel, 1943- 2
Glasser, Howard T., 1930- 2
Kennedy , Robert F., 1925-1968 2
Marinho, Rita Duarte 2
Ouellette, Norman E. (1930-2019) 2
Southeastern Massachusetts University. Building Authority 2
Southeastern Massachusetts University. Center for Jewish Culture 2
Swain School of Design 2
Tifereth Israel Congregation (New Bedford, Mass.). Sisterhood 2
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Photographics Department 2
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. Publications Office 2
Wild, William C., Jr. 2
Yoken, Melvin B. 2
AHA! (Art History Architecture) New Bedford 1
Aaronson , Roberta Hazen 1
Abramson, Evelyn 1
Abramson, Fisher 1
Adaskin, Edward 1
Ades, Ruth 1
Aerovox Corporation 1
Ahavath Achim Congregation (New Bedford, Mass.) 1
Alderson, Albert N. 1
Ambassador Hotel 1
American Association of University Professors. SMTI Chapter 1
American Association of University Professors. SMU Chapter 1
American Business Women's Association. New Bedford Chapter 1
American Israel Public Affairs Committee 1
American Production and Inventory Control Society. New Bedford Chapter 1
American Society for Engineering Education. Engineering Libraries Division 1
American Society for Engineering Education. Engineering School Libraries Committee (Predecessor) 1
American-Arab Anti-Discrimination Committee 1
Americans for Middle East Understanding 1
Amnesty International 1
Amnesty International USA. Board of Directors 1
Antonsen, Lasse B. 1
Arab American Institute 1
Architectural Resources Cambridge, Inc. 1
Aruri, Naseer Hasan, 1934-2015 1
Assassination Truth Committee 1
Association of American University Presses 1
Association of Arab-American University Graduates 1
B'nai B'rith Women. Fall River Chapter 943 1
Bailey, Angus 1
Barrett, Marilyn, 1952- 1
Ben-Shemen (Youth village: Ben-Shemen, Israel) 1
Benoit’s Studio ( Fall River, Mass.) 1
Bettencourt, Albert J. 1
Boy Scouts of America. Troop 8 (New Bedford, Mass.) 1
Bradford Durfee College of Technology . Alumni Association 1
Bradford Durfee College of Technology. Board of Trustees (1957-1964) 1
Bradford Durfee Technical Institute. Board of Trustees 1
Bradford Durfee Textile School. Board of Trustees 1
Brazil, John R. 1
Brazilian American Cultural Institute (1964-2008) (Washington, DC) 1
Bureau of Building Construction. Commonwealth of Massachusetts 1
Burgo, Barbara 1
B’nai B’rith 1
Calumet Club (Fall River, Mass.) 1
Camp Avoda (Middleborough, Mass.) 1
Camp Edwards (Mass.) 1
Camp Myles Standish 1
Cape Cod Cape Verdean Museum & Cultural Center 1
Carnegie Folk Music Society 1
Castellano, Lillian 1
Catholic Woman's Club (New Bedford, Mass.) 1
Charlton, Earle Perry, 1863-1930 1
Charlton, Earle Perry, 1926-2015 1
Chase, Horace M. 1
Chase, Myron B. 1
Chesed Shel Emes (New Bedford, Mass.) 1
Claire T. Carney Library. Archives of the Center for Jewish Culture 1
Clasky, Harold H.J. 1
Clayton, Paul, 1931-1967 1
Clineff, Kindra 1
Club Richelieu-Fall River 1
Cohen, Shirley B. 1
Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Department of Education. Advisory Board of Higher Education Policy 1
Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Special Commission established to make an investigation and study relative to improving and extending educational facilities in the Commonwealth 1
Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Special Commission on the Reorganization of Higher Education 1
Company E 1st Regiment Infantry of Massachusetts MVM (New Bedford, Mass.) 1
Confar, Diedre 1
Council of Women's Organizations of Greater New Bedford 1
Cressy, Peter Hollon 1
Cymbron, Margarida 1
Daniels, Emily (January 28, 1898-November 6, 1995) 1
Dars, Lew 1
Dartmouth Natural Resources Trust 1
DeJesus, Ora M. 1
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