Joan Rudd papers, 1998-1999  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Rudd, Joan
Joan Rudd papers
1998-1999 (inclusive)
1 vertical file
Collection Number
5963 (Accession No. 5963-001)
Correspondence about the installation of a mechitza at Emanuel Congregation in Seattle, Washington
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
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Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Joan Rudd is a member of Congregation Emanuel, a modern Orthodox congregation in Seattle.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Correspondence relating to the controversial installation of a mechitza, a partition used to separate men and women during worship, at Emanuel Congregation in Seattle. Also includes Emanuel Congregation newsletter issues from the same time as the mechitza debate.

Other Descriptive InformationReturn to Top

Forms part of the Washington State Jewish Archives.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

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Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Jewish women--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Jews--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Meḥiẓot--Washington (State)--Seattle
  • Personal Names :
  • Rudd, Joan--Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • Congregation Emanuel (Seattle, Wash.)
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Newsletters
  • Personal correspondence
  • Other Creators :
    • Corporate Names :
    • Washington State Jewish Archives (University of Washington) (creator)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)