Tzedakah box [alms container] inscribebd in honor of Mosheh ha-kohen, Turkey, 1878-1879. 2009-2013. 83.56.2.
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Jewish Federation of the Sacramento Region records, 1944-1982

The Jewish Federation of the Sacramento Region was created in 1921 and incorporated in 1948. It was preceded by the United Jewish Welfare Fund (1934-1948) and the Jewish Community Council (1947/1948-1961) in administering Jewish communal affairs in the region of Sacramento, Calif.

The collection contains correspondence; minutes; annual reports; historical and financial materials; newspapers and bulletins; membership and donor lists; information on fundraising and on religious and cultural community activities; and papers from the early 1970s on a proposed merger of the B’nai Israel and Mosaic Law congregations.


Jewish Federation of the Sacramento Region


1 linear ft. (2 document boxes)

Collection #

BANC MSS 2010/744 (WJHC 1979.009 AR1)

Publication Date

January 1, 1944

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