A/7 – Religious and cultural papers of Jews’ Hospital and Orphan Asylum

REFERENCE CODE: A/7

TITLE: Religious and cultural papers of Jews’ Hospital and Orphan Asylum.

NAME OF CREATOR(s): The Jews’ Hospital and Orphan Asylum, Miss A. Tattersall, W.O.E Oesterley, G.H. Box and H.M. Adler also the Jewish Branch of the Children’s Country Holidays Fund.

DATE: 1895-1939

DESCRIPTION LEVEL: Series

EXTENT/MEDIUM: 4 Books + 1 folder

SCOPE & CONTENT:

  • Administrative arrangements for Holy Days and religious holidays (1932-1939)
  • Order of service for the Sabbath produced by the Jewish Branch of the Children’s
    Country Holidays Fund. (No date)
  • Holy Bible from the Dr. Henry Behrend Memorial Library with illustrations.
  • ‘Jewish Cookery Book’ by Miss M.A.S Tattersall, M.C.A. Wertheimer Lea & Co:
    London (1895)
  • ‘The Religion and Worship of the Synagogue’ W.O.E Oesterley, B.D. and G.H. Box,
    M.A. 1911 (2nd ed)
  • ‘Service of the Synagogue, A new edition of the festival prayers with and English
    translation in prose and verse’ H. M Adler (1931).

LANGUAGE/SCRIPTS OF MATERIAL: The order of service for the Sabbath is written in
Hebrew and all of the books contain Hebrew but all have English translations.