Box Folder Listing



Series A. General Files.

Scope and Content
Scope and Content Note: Consists of one Hollinger box of material, arranged by subject matter. Most of the documentation appears in the form of correspondence. This series contains all material in the Bernard J. Bamberger Papers which is unrelated to the Central Conference of American Rabbis.


Arrangement Note: The material is arranged alphabetically by subject designation.

Box 1 / Folder 1
Albany, New York. Jewish community. 1940. ,




Box 1 / Folder 2
American Jewish Committee/ Jewish Welfare Board. 1948 ,




Box 1 / Folder 3
Bamberger, Bernard. Military service at John Hopkins University. 1921. ,




Box 1 / Folder 4
B'nai B'rith Supreme Lodge, Spirituality convention. 1956 ,




Box 1 / Folder 5
Congregation Beth Emeth. (Albany, N.Y.) Confirmation class. 1934. ,




Box 1 / Folder 6
Congregation Shaary Tefila (New York, N.Y.) Anniversary dinner dance. 1964. ,




Box 1 / Folder 7
Congregation Shaary Tefila (New York, N.Y.) Correspondence. 1944 ,




Box 1 / Folder 8
Congregation Shaary Tefila (New York, N.Y.) Move/merger files. 1959. ,




Box 1 / Folder 9
Congregation Shaary Tefila (New York, N.Y.) Move. Publicity. 1959. ,




Box 1 / Folder 10
Cronbach, Abraham. 1926-1955. ,




Box 1 / Folder 11
Growth and Development of the American Jewish Community. Lecture. 1961. ,




Box 1 / Folder 12
Jewish Publication Society. Articles on Bible translation. 1975-1979. ,




Box 1 / Folder 13
Jewish Publication Society. Correspondence; meeting notes. 1949-1972. ,




Box 1 / Folder 14
Jewish Publication Society. Public relations. 1963-1965. ,




Box 1 / Folder 15
Jewish Publication Society. Translation notes undated ,




Box 1 / Folder 16
Levin, Benjamin Szold. 1955-1957. ,




Box 1 / Folder 17
Manuscripts; writings. 1909-1957. ,




Box 1 / Folder 18
Manuscripts; writings (academic). undated ,




Box 1 / Folder 19
Manuscripts; writings (homiletics) undated ,




Box 1 / Folder 20
Marcus, Jacob Rader. 1947-1961. ,




Box 1 / Folder 21
McIntosh, Mavis. Beacon Press. 1951-1959. ,




Box 1 / Folder 22
Miscellaneous correspondence. 1927-1965. ,




Box 1 / Folder 23
Montagu, Lily. World Union for Progressive Judaism. 1958-1961. ,




Box 1 / Folder 24
Morgenstern, Julian. 1934-1965. ,




Box 1 / Folder 25
Political personalities. 1934-1965. ,




Box 1 / Folder 26
Pulpit searches. 1934-1950. ,




Box 1 / Folder 27
Responsa. 1967. ,




Box 1 / Folder 28
Scholars correspondence. Includes: Lauterbach, Jacob; Elbogan, Ismar; Solveithcik; Rosenau, William; Heschel, Abraham J.) 1935-1964. ,




Box 1 / Folder 29
Union of American Hebrew Congregations. Correspondence. Financial independence of Hebrew Union College. 1962 ,




Box 1 / Folder 30
Union of American Hebrew Congregations. Torah commentary. 1970. ,





Series B. Central Conference of American Rabbis.

Scope and Content
Scope and Content Note: Contains two Hollinger boxes of material. These papers deal with the subjects that Bamberger was most active in, or most interested in - namely, the work of the Liturgy Committee, and a Special Committee that was formed by the Conference to deal with the perceived flaws of the Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute of Religion during the late 1960's and early 1970's.


Arrangement Note: Material is arranged alphabetically by subject designation. In cases where there are multiple folders attributed to a single subject, material is arranged chronologically.

Box 2 / Folder 1
Acceditation. National Association of Temple Administrators. 1960. ,




Box 2 / Folder 2
Admission to the Central Conference of American Rabbis. 1961. ,




Box 2 / Folder 3
Association for a Progressive Reform Judaism. Intermarriage. 1973-1975. ,




Box 2 / Folder 4
Book of Essays. Hebrew Union College 70th anniversary. 1945-1949. ,




Box 2 / Folder 5
Columbus Platform. Schulman, Samuel draft. 1936-1937. ,




Box 2 / Folder 6
Committee descriptions. 1959. ,




Box 2 / Folder 7
Controversial daily services at conventions. 1961. ,




Box 2 / Folder 8
Controversial establishment of Religious Action Center. 1961. ,




Box 2 / Folder 9
Freedom Riders; King, Martin Luther, Jr. 1961. ,




Box 2 / Folder 10
Future of the Rabbinate and Curriculum/ Administration of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion . 1940-1967 ,




Box 2 / Folder 11
Future of the Rabbinate and Curriculum/ Administration of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion . 1968 ,




Box 2 / Folder 12
Future of the Rabbinate and Curriculum/ Administration of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institue of Religion . 1969. ,




Box 2 / Folder 13
Future of the Rabbinate and Curriculum/ Administration of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institue of Religion . 1972. ,




Box 2 / Folder 14
Future of the Rabbinate and Curriculum/ Administration of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institue of Religion . 1973. ,




Box 2 / Folder 15
Future of the Rabbinate and Curriculum/ Administration of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institue of Religion . 1974. ,




Box 2 / Folder 16
Future of the Rabbinate and Curriculum/ Administration of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institue of Religion . undated ,




Box 2 / Folder 17
General correspondence; meetings. 1940-1942. ,




Box 2 / Folder 18
General correspondence; meetings. 1953-1958. ,




Box 2 / Folder 19
General correspondence; meetings. 1959-1960. ,




Box 2 / Folder 20
General correspondence; meetings. 1961. ,




Box 2 / Folder 21
General correspondence; meetings. 1963. ,




Box 2 / Folder 22
General correspondence; meetings. 1968-1969. ,




Box 3 / Folder 1
Hebrew pronunciation (Ashkenazaic to Sephardic shift). 1964 ,




Box 3 / Folder 2
Hebrew Union College. 1948-1953. ,




Box 3 / Folder 3
Jewish day schools. 1962-1963. ,




Box 3 / Folder 4
Liturgy Committee . Correspondence; meetings. 1950. ,




Box 3 / Folder 5
Liturgy Committee . Correspondence; meetings. 1951. ,




Box 3 / Folder 6
Liturgy Committee . Correspondence; meetings. 1952. ,




Box 3 / Folder 7
Liturgy Committee . Correspondence; meetings. 1953. ,




Box 3 / Folder 8
Liturgy Committee . Correspondence; meetings. 1954. ,




Box 3 / Folder 9
Liturgy Committee . Correspondence; meetings. 1955. ,




Box 3 / Folder 10
Liturgy Committee . Correspondence; meetings. 1956. ,




Box 3 / Folder 11
Liturgy Committee . Correspondence; meetings. 1957. ,




Box 3 / Folder 12
Liturgy Committee . Correspondence; meetings. 1958. ,




Box 3 / Folder 13
Liturgy Committee . Correspondence; meetings. 1959-1960. ,




Box 3 / Folder 14
Liturgy Committee . Correspondence; meetings. 1961. ,




Box 3 / Folder 15
Liturgy Committee . Correspondence; meetings. 1967. ,




Box 3 / Folder 16
Liturgy Committee . Correspondence; meetings. undated ,




Box 3 / Folder 17
Missionary work. 1950-1960. ,




Box 3 / Folder 18
New York State Civil War Centennial Commission episode. 1961. ,




Box 3 / Folder 19
Partnership with Union of American Hebrew Congregations. 1960. ,




Box 3 / Folder 20
Presidency; public appearences. 1958-1961. ,




Box 3 / Folder 21
Regionalization. 1960. ,




Box 3 / Folder 22
Role of cantors. 1961. ,




Box 3 / Folder 23
Special committee on rabbinic placement . 1960-1963. ,




Box 3 / Folder 24
United States Census; Bureau of Statistics. 1960. ,