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Guide to the Hillel Foundation records MSS.0672

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

October 2013

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-10-10T16:41-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Collection Title:

Hillel Foundation records

Unit ID:

MSS.0672

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

7.2 Linear feet

Dates:

Bulk, 1948-1956

Dates:

1944-1976

Abstract:

Records, mostly correspondence of Rabbi Henry A. Fischel (1948-1956), relating to the activities of the Hillel Foundation and its role in student life at the University of Alabama.

creator

Fischel, Henry A. (Henry Albert), 1913-2008

Scope and Contents note

Records, mostly correspondence of Rabbi Henry A. Fischel (1948-1956), relating to the activities of the Hillel Foundation and its role in student life at the University of Alabama. The collection also contains material regarding the involvement of Alabama Jewry, particularly the Tuscaloosa Jewish community, in the intellectual, cultural, religious and social life of the University.

Acquisition Information:

Loan, 1985; Addition, 1987

Biographical/Historical note

The Hillel Foundation on the University of Alabama campus was founded in 1934 and is integrated into the University community through its programming, co-sponsored events, and the involvement of the students in other university groups. The Hillel dedicated a new facility on 9th Street not far from major campus landmarks in April 2011.

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Processing Information:

Processed by

updated by Martha Bace, 2013

Preferred Citation:

Hillel Foundation records, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Source(s)

University of Alabama. B'nai B'rith Hillel Foundation. (Library_of_Congress_Name_Authority_File)

Education (localbroad)

Jewish Americans--Alabama (lcsh)

Organizations (localbroad)

Records and correspondence (lcsh)

Religion and Spirituality (localbroad)

Students (localbroad)

University of Alabama (localbroad)

American Friends of the Hebrew University interviews Box 2737 Folder 1

Annual Report. B'nai Brith Hillel Foundation, Inc. 1952 Box 2737 Folder 2

Articles of Incorportation of Alabama B'nai B'rith Hillel Foundation, Inc. Box 2737 Folder 3

Awards and citations Box 2737 Folder 4

Baeck, Leo (Tribute) Box 2737 Folder 5

Bank Statements and cancelled checks 1948-1952 Box 2737 Folder 6

Bills Paid, Dec. 1951-May 1952 Box 2737 Folder 7

Bills Paid, 1971 Box 2737 Folder 8

Blachschleger; Rabbi Eugene (Biographical) Box 2737 Folder 9

B'nai B'rith Hillel South--Eastern Institute, University of Alabama Feb. 22-24, 1957 Box 2737 Folder 10

B'nai B'rith Hillel Foundation Student Theatrical Events Box 2737 Folder 11

B'nai B'rith "Voice" Publications Box 2737 Folder 12

Budget-Miscellaneous Box 2737 Folder 13

Building Programs Box 2737 Folder 14

Bylaws Box 2737 Folder 15

Campus Ministerial Association Box 2737 Folder 16

Clearinghouse Newsletter, 1964-1976 (Incomplete) Box 2737 Folder 17

Consolidated Financial Report and budget request, June 1, 1961; June 6, 1962; Undated, Undated, Undated, Undated, 1968; 1969; 1970; 1971 Box 2737 Folder 18

Consolidated Budget request, 1974 Institutions Box 2737 Folder 19

Constitution Box 2737 Folder 20

Corolla Contract 1950; 1952; 1954 Box 2737 Folder 21

Correspondence 1944-1949 Box 2738 Folder 22

Correspondence May 1950-Dec 1950 Box 2738 Folder 23

Correspondence January 1951-April 1951 Box 2738 Folder 24

Correspondence May 1951-Dec 1951 Box 2738 Folder 25

Correspondence January 1952-March 1952 Box 2738 Folder 26

Correspondence April 1952-September 1952 Box 2738 Folder 27

Correspondence October 1952-December 1952 Box 2738 Folder 28

Blue prints (oversize) Box 2739

Correspondence January 1953-March 1953 Box 2859 Folder 29

Correspondence April 1953-June 1953 Box 2859 Folder 30

Correspondence July 1953-September 1953 Box 2859 Folder 31

Correspondence October 1953-December 1953 Box 2859 Folder 32

Correspondence January 1954-March 1954 Box 2859 Folder 33

Correspondence April 1954-June 1954 Box 2859 Folder 34

Correspondence July 1954-October 1954 Box 2859 Folder 35

Correspondence November 1954-December 1954 Box 2860 Folder 36

Correspondence January 1955-February 1955 Box 2860 Folder 37

Correspondence March 1955 Box 2860 Folder 38

Correspondence April 1955-May 1955 Box 2860 Folder 39

Correspondence June 1955-December 1955 Box 2860 Folder 40

Correspondence January 1956-November 1956 Box 2860 Folder 41

Correspondence January 1957-December 1957 Box 2860 Folder 42

Correspondence August 1958-December 1958 Box 2860 Folder 43

Correspondence January 1959-December 1959 Box 2860 Folder 44

Correspondence January 1960-November 1960 Box 2860 Folder 45

Correspondence No Date Box 2860 Folder 46

Correspondence January 1961-December 1961 Box 2861 Folder 47

Correspondence January 1962-October 1962 Box 2861 Folder 48

Correspondence January 1963-December 1963 Box 2861 Folder 49

Correspondence March 1964-August 1964 Box 2861 Folder 50

Correspondence March 1969-November 1969 Box 2861 Folder 51

Correspondence August 1971-September 1971 Box 2861 Folder 52

Correspondence July 1972-November 1972 Box 2861 Folder 53

Correspondence January 1973-November 1973 Box 2861 Folder 54

Correspondence March 1974-June 1974 Box 2861 Folder 55

Correspondence February 1975-November 1975 Box 2861 Folder 56

Correspondence January 1976-April 1976 Box 2861 Folder 57

Dedication program. Hillel Foundation Building. March 2, 1952. Box 2861 Folder 58

District Grand Lodge #7. Correspondence 1960; 1971-74 Box 2861 Folder 59

Events at other Hillel Chapters Box 2861 Folder 60

Financial Statements January 1948-December 1948 Box 2861 Folder 61

Financial Statements January 1949-December 1949 Box 2861 Folder 62

Financial Statements January 1950-December 1950 Box 2861 Folder 63

Financial Statements January 1951-December 1951 Box 2861 Folder 64

Financial Statements January 1952-December 1952 Box 2861 Folder 65

Financial Statements January 1953-December 1953 Box 2861 Folder 66

Financial Statements January 1954-December 1954 Box 2861 Folder 67

Financial Statements January 1955-December 1955 Box 2861 Folder 68

Financial Statements January 1956-November 1956 Box 2861 Folder 69

Financial Report October 1964-December 1964 Box 2862 Folder 70

Financial Statments January 1965-December 1965 Box 2862 Folder 71

Financial Statments January 1966-December 1966 Box 2862 Folder 72

Financial Statements January 1967-December 1967 Box 2862 Folder 73

Financial Statements January 1968-December 1968 Box 2862 Folder 74

Financial Statements January 1970-November 1970 Box 2862 Folder 75

Financial Reports January 1971-December 1971 Box 2862 Folder 76

Financial Reports January 1972-December 1972 Box 2862 Folder 77

Financial Reports January 1973-December 1973 Box 2862 Folder 78

Financial Reports January 1974-December 1974 Box 2862 Folder 79

Financial Reports January 1975-December 1975 Box 2862 Folder 80

Financial Reports January 1976-June 1976; December 1976 Box 2862 Folder 81

Fischel Henry A. Editorials and Meditations Box 2862 Folder 82

Giora Josepthal Memorial Book Committee Gift Box 2862 Folder 83

Hall Gallery (Photographic negatives) Box 2862 Folder 84

Hillel Commission (no date) Box 2862 Folder 85

Hillel Committee Chairman of the State of Alabama March 21, 1954 Box 2862 Folder 86

Hillel Foundation Building Fund State of Ala. Exhibit A. Box 2862 Folder 87

Hillel Foundation Building Fund State of Ala. Report of Examination, April 20, 1950 Box 2862 Folder 88

Hillel Foundation Building Fund, State of Ala. Report of Examination, April 30, 1952 Box 2862 Folder 89

Hillel Foundation Building Fund, State of Ala. Report of Examinatioin, Sept. 30, 1953 Box 2862 Folder 90

Hillel Foundation Building Fund. State of Ala. Schedule C-4. Sources of Donations; Birmingham Dec. 19,1944-April, 30, 1952. Box 2862 Folder 91

Hillel Foundation Building Program (bid) Box 2862 Folder 92

Hillel Foundation Council Minutes 1954; 1956-1957 Box 2862 Folder 93

Hillel Foundation Directors. 1934-1958 Box 2862 Folder 94

Hillel Foundation Officers 1953-1954 Box 2862 Folder 95

Hillel Foundation Rush Committee Box 2862 Folder 96

Hillel Foundation Tax Exemption Application Box 2862 Folder 97

Hillel Foundation Trustees 1944-1955 Box 2862 Folder 98

Hillel Foundation Publicity Flyers 1958; 1959; 1964; 1965; 1968 Box 2862 Folder 99

Hillel Talks, The- "Judaism and the Holocaust, a Question of Understanding" Box 2862 Folder 100

Insurance Claims Bin 2862 Folder 101

Intercollegiate Zionist Federation of America. Minutes, Sept. 5, 1950 Box 2862 Folder 102

Interfaith Relationships Box 2862 Folder 103

Invitation to Blue and White Ball, March 21, 1959 Box 2862 Folder 104

Invitation ot Temerson Lecture, March 31, 1961 Box 2862 Folder 105

Mailing Lists, 1953-1954; Alumni, Tuscaloosa Community, United Jewish Fund, Housemothers, Univesrity Ministerial Association Box 2862 Folder 106

Mailing lists 1965-1966 Student, Hillel Foundation Sustaining Fund Box 2863 Folder 107

Maintenance Responsiblities of Local Hillel Building Corporations, 1952-1953 Box 2863 Folder 108

Minutes of the Hillel Meeting of the State Association of B'nai B'rith Logges held at the Foundation House in Tuscaloosa May 2, 1954 Box 2863 Folder 109

Miscellaneous Box 2863 Folder 110

International Association Hillel Directors Correspondence 1971-1976 Box 2863 Folder 111

National Hillel Foundation Correspondence 1959 Box 2863 Folder 112

National Hillel Foundation Correspondence 1965 Box 2863 Folder 113

National Hillel Foundation Correspondence 1970 Box 2863 Folder 114

National Hillel Foundation Correspondence 1971 Box 2863 Folder 115

National Hillel Foundation Correspondence 1972 Box 2863 Folder 116

National Hillel Foundation Correspondence 1973 Box 2863 Folder 117

National Hillel Foundation Correspondence 1974 Box 2863 Folder 118

National Hillel Foundation Correspondence 1975 Box 2863 Folder 119

National Hillel Foundation Correspondence 1976 Box 2863 Folder 120

Newspaper Clippings Box 2863 Folder 121

Pizitz (Louis) Testimonial Dinner May 30, 1956 Box 2863 Folder 122

Photographs-Rabbi Paul Hait 1956-1958 Box 2864 Folder 123

Photographs and newspaper clippings from Scrapbook, 1951 Box 2864 Folder 124

Photographs and newspaper clippings from Scrapbook, 1952 Box 2864 Folder 125

Photographs and newspaper clippings from Scrapbook, 1953 Box 2864 Folder 126

Photographs and newspaper clippings from Scrapbook, 1954 Box 2864 Folder 127

Photographs and newspaper clippings from Scrapbook, 1955 Box 2864 Folder 128

Photographs and newspaper clippings from Scrapbook, 1956 Box 2864 Folder 129

Miscellaneous photographs from Scrapbook Box 2864 Folder 130

Press releases Box 2864 Folder 131

Progress Report; Sept-Dec 1944; 1944-1945; 1945-1946; 1946-1947 Box 2864 Folder 132

Progress Report; Jan-April 1945; Sept-Dec 1945 Box 2864 Folder 133

Progress Report; Jan, Feb, April, May 1946; Sept-Dec 1946 Box 2864 Folder 134

Progress Report; Jan-May 1947; Sept-Dec 1947 Box 2864 Folder 135

Progress Report; Jan-May 1948; Sept-Dec 1948 Box 2864 Folder 136

Progress Report; Jan-June 1949; Sept-Dec 1949 Box 2864 Folder 137

Progress Report; Jan-May 1950; Sept-Dec 1950 Box 2864 Folder 138

Progress Report; Jan-May 1951; Sept-Dec 1951 Box 2864 Folder 139

Progress Report; Jan-May 1952; Sept-Oct 1952; Nov 1952-Jan 1953 Box 2864 Folder 140

Progress Report; Sept-Dec 1953 Box 2864 Folder 141

Progress Report; Jan-May 1954; Sept-Dec 1954 Box 2864 Folder 142

Progress Report; Jan-May 1955; Sept-Dec 1955 Box 2864 Folder 143

Progress Report; Sept-Dec 1956 Box 2864 Folder 144

Progress Report; Jan-May 1957; Sept-Dec 1957 Box 2864 Folder 145

Progress Report; Jan-March 1958; Oct-Dec 1958 Box 2864 Folder 146

Progress Report; Jan-May 1959; Sept-Oct 1959 Box 2864 Folder 147

Progress Report; Jan-Feb 1960; April 1960 Box 2864 Folder 148

Progress Report; Sept 1961-May 1962 Box 2864 Folder 149

Progress Report; Jan-May 1966 Box 2864 Folder 150

Progress Report; Jan-June 1967 Box 2865 Folder 151

Progress Report; Sept-Dec 1971 Box 2865 Folder 152

Progress Report; Jan-May, Sept-Dec 1972 Box 2865 Folder 153

Progress Report; Jan-April, Aug-Dec 1973, Jan 1974 Box 2865 Folder 154

Progress Report; Feb-Apr, Aug-Dec 1974 Box 2865 Folder 155

Progress Report; Jan-Oct 1975 Box 2865 Folder 156

Progress Report Undated Box 2865 Folder 157

Proposed Budget Undated Box 2865 Folder 158

Purchasing-Receipts and Contracts Box 2865 Folder 159

Religious Services Scheduled Box 2865 Folder 160

Report and Summary of Special Meeting of Jewish Students, University of Alabama Nov 20, 1966 Box 2865 Folder 161

Resolution on Maciver Report and NCRAC Box 2865 Folder 162

Rules for use of Hillel Building Box 2865 Folder 163

Scholarship Application Form Box 2865 Folder 164

Seigal Fund Box 2865 Folder 165

Social Action Box 2865 Folder 166

State Hillel Association (A1) Correspondence 1971 Box 2865 Folder 167

State Hillel Association (A1) Correspondence 1972 Box 2865 Folder 168

State Hillel Association (A1) Correspondence 1973 Box 2865 Folder 169

State Hillel Association (A1) Correspondence 1974 Box 2865 Folder 170

State Hillel Association (A1) Contribution Correspondence April-May 1967; 1971-1976 Box 2865 Folder 171

Student Religious Association 1954-1958 Box 2865 Folder 172

Student Directory 1951-1952; 1958-1959 (incomplete) Box 2865 Folder 173

Student Welfare Fund 1951-1952 B'nai B'rith Hillel Foundation Box 2865 Folder 174

Tickets and Registration Forms Box 2865 Folder 175

United Jewish Appeal 1952 Box 2865 Folder 176

Correspondence

Baum, Jack Box 3337

Berkin, Mark Box 3337

Berkowitz, Herbie Box 3337

Berman, Dan Box 3337

Berman, Sandra Box 3337

Blitz, Edwin Box 3337

Block, Roy and Baila Box 3337

Breshin, Joel Box 3337

Ceitlin, Edwin Box 3337

Cohen, Elliot Box 3337

Cohn, Marion Box 3337

Damsky, Leonard Box 3337

Denaberg, Charles Box 3337

Doran, Yohanan Box 3337

Elin, Jennifer Box 3337

Engel, Joe Box 3337

Epstein, Marvin Box 3337

Frank, John and Felecia Box 3337

Friedman, Lowell Box 3337

Gellert, Percy Box 3337

Goldberg/Huntsville Conservative Synagogue Box 3337

Gordon, Sam Box 3337

Gottlieb, Jay Box 3337

Gould, Myles Box 3337

Greenberg, Nathan Box 3337

Gros, Leon and Molly Box 3337

Harwood, Anita Box 3337

Holland, Lewis Box 3337

Jaffe, Bill Box 3337

Itzhaki Box 3337

Kessler-AIPAC Box 3337

Knowles, Margorie Box 3337

Knurr, Werner Box 3337

Labovitz, Gerald Box 3337

Lazarus Foundation Box 3337

Levine, Myron Box 3337

Levy, Burt Box 3337

Lichter, Julian Box 3337

Mat, Rodney Box 3337

Marring, Bubba Box 3337

Mazer J. Box 3337

Mitchell, Abraham and Mayer Box 3337

Mitnick, George Box 3337

Mosely, Ed Box 3337

Mutchaik, Max Box 3337

Nash, Yetta Box 3337

Newfield, Mayer Box 3337

Newmark, Jerry Box 3337

Olsham, Melvin Box 3337

Packler, David Box 3337

Posin-AIPAC Box 3337

Posemore, Andy Box 3337

Rossen, Harvey and Ella Box 3337

Rosenberg, Jerry Box 3337

Royal, Arnold Box 3337

Ruben, Ethan Box 3337

Ruben, Henry Box 3337

Sauer, Raymon Box 3337

Shapairo, Edward Box 3337

Shaw, Frank Box 3337

Siegal, Alan Box 3337

Siegal, F. Don Box 3337

Sokol, Munny Box 3337

Stein, Jo Box 3337

Steinberg, Harold Box 3337

Stone, Bob and Jane Box 3337

Thurz,Daniel Box 3337

Whitman, Toby Box 3337

Yellin, Herbert Box 3338

Advisory Board 9/85 Box 3338

Rodkin, Aaron Box 3338

Founders Mis. Box 3338

Roster File Box 3338

Doonesbury Desk Diary 1984 Box 3338

Memo and Date Book 1984-1985 Box 3338

Executive Planner 1983 Box 3338

Programming '84-'85 Box 3338

Recruiting Box 3338

Referrals Box 3338

Student Leader Memo Box 3338

Student Letters Box 3338

Secondary Interdisciplinary Conference of the Holocaust Box 3338

A-F Box 3338

G-N Box 3338

O-Z Box 3339

Monthly Reports Box 3339

Hillel Newsletter Box 3339

Jerusalem Post U.S. Edition April 15-21 Box 3339

Friedlander, Yale Box 3339

Frank, Dr. Milton Box 3339

Roberts, Ted Box 3339

Quarles Box 3339

Miscellaneous Box 3339

Ideas Box 3339

Voit, Larry Box 3339

Turetsky, Joel Box 3339

Thomas, Joab Box 3339

Sogol, Joel Box 3339

Shulman, Bea Box 3339

Rabbi's (Mixed) Box 3339

Rudolf Box 3340

Silver, Irving Box 3340

Jacobs, Rabbi Box 3340

Miscellaneous Box 3340

Glazer, Rabbi Steven Box 3340

Wienberger, Rabbi Leon Box 3340

American Oriental Society Box 3340

Moses, Larry Box 3340

Fishman, Rabbi Sam Box 3340

Gerstein, Rabbi Stan Box 3340

Nesson, Rabbi David Box 3340

Green,Irwin Box 3340

Hirsch, Seymore Box 3340

Imber, Errol Box 3340

Moses Temerson Lodge Box 3340

Jacobs, Henry and Anna Box 3340

Kattzir, Isachar Box 3340

Lazar, Hank Box 3340

Franco, Ed Box 3340

Bain, Trevor Box 3340

Building Repairs Box 3340

Miscellaneous Box 3340

Nazi Germany Colloquium Box 3340

Fund Raising Cabinet Box 3340

Hillel Budget Cuts Box 3340

Federation Box 3340

b'nai B'rith Jewish Prisoner Box 3340

Lewengrub, Stewart Box 3340

Kaplan, Abe-outgoing Box 3341

Kaplan, Abe-incoming Box 3341

Aronoy Box 3341

Mayer, Morris Box 3341

Maundy Thursday Box 3341

Hillel Commission Box 3341

Hillel Nazi Flag Incident Box 3341

Hillel Box 3341

Day Programs Transitions Box 3341