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Archival Collection Guides: Use collection guides (or finding aids) that describe a collection of archival records, personal papers, or manuscripts to locate material for your research. The guide may be a brief summary or a detailed description and inventory.


Libraries Catalog: Explore the University of Minnesota Libraries catalog for information about rare and special books, periodicals, and other publications held by the UMJA Archives.


Collections are organized into the following lists:


Institutional Records

Synagogue Records and Rabbi personal papers

Personal and Family Papers

General and Subject Collections