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Cesil Kohlman Levin collection

Identifier: LaRC-928

Scope and Contents

This artificial collection brings together official papers of the New Orleans Brandeis Women's Committee as well as the New Orleans Chapter of Hadassah. Materials include by-laws, constitutions, membership lists, correspondence, financial reports, minutes, study group notes, newspaper clippings, photographs, bulletins, a scrapbook, as well as items for fundraising activities. There are also some materials relating to the Jewish Federation of New Orleans.


  • 1883-1996
  • Other: Majority of material found in 1970s
  • Other: Date acquired: 09/08/1996


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to the public. No known restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

Physical rights are retained by the Louisiana Research Collection. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.


5.00 Boxes

Language of Materials


Arrangement Note

The collection is arranged by topic as follows: by laws and constitutions, membership, correspondence, financial material, fundraising activities, community outreach activities, clippings, photographs, bulletins, audio and video material, scrapbook, and a pewter tray. The collection consists of five boxes.

Source of Acquisition

Zolly Levin.

Accruals and Additions

Additional materials added to the collection in 1997.

Processing Information

Collection processed in 1996 by HB.

Archon Finding Aid Title
LAC Group
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note

Repository Details

Part of the Tulane University Special Collections Repository

Jones Hall Room 202
6801 Freret Street
New Orleans 70118 US