Jewish Federation and Council of Greater Seattle Photograph Collection, circa 1950s-1960s PDF
- Jewish Federation and Council of Greater Seattle
- Jewish Federation and Council of Greater Seattle Photograph Collection
- circa 1950s-1960s (inclusive)19501969
- 18 photographic prints (1 box)
- Collection Number
- Portraits of celebrities collected by the Jewish Federation and Council of Greater Seattle and the 1991Washington Association of Jewish Communities Annual Conference
- University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
- Access Restrictions
Collection is open to the public.
- Funding for encoding this finding aid was partially provided through a grant awarded by the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Historical NoteReturn to Top
The Jewish Federation and Council of Greater Seattle was established in 1926 as Seattle Jewish Fund, and later became Federated Jewish Fund (1936), Federated Jewish Fund & Council of Seattle (1950), Jewish Federation and Council of Greater Seattle (1966), and Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle (1973).
Content DescriptionReturn to Top
The collection consists of photographs of famous personalities. Some of the photos were apparently published in the group's newspaper. Others may have been used in publicity for the organization's fund-raising activities.
Administrative InformationReturn to Top
Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top
Publicity and Press PhotosReturn to Top
Philadelphia String Quartet
Right Reverend James A. Pike
Major General Stychak Rabin
Washington Governor Dixy Lee Ray with Representative John O'Brien, Barry Ernstoff, Craig Sternberg, and others at signing of Substitute House Bill 798 into law
SBH 798 related to anti-discrimination in business.Barry Ernstoff was the Jewish Federation of Greater Seattle Community Relations Committee Chairman.
Washington Association of Jewish Communities Annual ConferenceReturn to Top
Attendees sitting at tables with paperwork
Names and SubjectsReturn to Top
- Subject Terms :
- Celebrities--20th century--Photographs
- Visual Materials Collections (University of Washington)
- Personal Names :
- Foch, Nina--Photographs
- Corporate Names :
- Philadelphia String Quartet--Photographs
- Form or Genre Terms :
- Publicity photographs
- Other Creators :
- Corporate Names :
- Federated Jewish Fund & Council of Greater Seattle (collector)