Sylvia Mae Cohen Siegel papers, 1913-1992  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Siegel, Sylvia Mae Cohen
Title
Sylvia Mae Cohen Siegel papers
Dates
1913-1992 (inclusive)
Quantity
2 vertical files
Collection Number
4190
Summary
Biographical features, synagogue materials, ephemera, and reports on the activities of the Herzl-Ner Tamid Sisterhood by Sylvia Siegel, who served as President of the Sisterhood
Repository
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
98195-2900
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
speccoll@uw.edu
Access Restrictions

Open to all users.

Languages
English


Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Sylvia M. Siegel served as the first Herzl Ner Tamid Sisterhood President from 1972 to 1974, as the Pacific Northwest Branch President from 1978 to 1980, and on the National Conservative League Board from 1980 to 1982. The family's name was variously spelled Abrashin or Abrashen and later changed to Brashen.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Biographical features, synagogue materials, ephemera, and reports on the activities of the Herzl-Ner Tamid Sisterhood.

Other Descriptive InformationReturn to Top

Forms part of the Washington State Jewish Archives.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

 

Accession No. 4190-001: Sylvia Mae Cohen Siegel papers, 1913-1992Return to Top

1 vertical file

Scope and Content: Biographical features, Synagogue payment receipts, reservations for seats, clippings, ephemera, 1913-1992; photocopy of certificate, 1907.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Donated by Sylvia Mae Siegel, Nov 1991 and June 1992

Description
Sylvia Mae Cohen Siegel papers

Accession No. 4190-002: Sylvia Mae Cohen Siegel papers, 1974Return to Top

1 vertical file

Scope and Content: Report of the Mercer Island branch's activities for 1973-1974 and photocopy of news article, dated 1972, by Sylvia Siegel on her attendance at the National Women's League convention in her capacity as president of Herzl-Ner Tamid Sisterhood.

Restrictions on Access: Open to all users.

Restrictions on Use: Creator's literary rights transferred to the University of Washington Libraries.

Acquisition Info: Sylvia Mae Siegel, 2004-12-19

Description
Sylvia Mae Cohen Siegel papers

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)--Specimens
  • Jewish women--Washington (State)--Seattle--Archives
  • Personal Names :
  • Abrashen, Hyman
  • Brashem, Alfred A
  • Brashen, Abe L.,  -1957
  • Brashen, Morris
  • Siegel, Sylvia Mae Cohen--Archives
  • Corporate Names :
  • Congregation Bikur Cholim Machzikay Hadath (Seattle, Wash.)
  • Herzl-Ner Tamid Conservative Congregation (Mercer Island, Wash.). Sisterhood--Archives
  • Tikvah House
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Ephemera
  • 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)