Hebrew Benevolent Society bibliography


Rauh Jewish Archives


  • Hebrew Benevolent Society charter, Allegheny County Charter Book, Vol. 2, Pages 355-357.
  • Jaroslawsky, Leopold. “Congregation Sharai Shemaim of Pittsburg,” The American Israelite, Aug. 25, 1854 (online—Newspapers.com).
  • Joseph, Charles H. “The Hebrew Benevolent Society," Jewish Criterion, Jan. 8, 1904, p. 1, 3-4 (online).
  • “Younger Men Being Attracted to Hebrew Free Loan Board of Directors,” Jewish Criterion, Feb. 4, 1927, p. 16 (online).

Books and Articles

  • Burstin, Dr. Barbara. Steel City Jews. Pittsburgh: self-published, 2008 (catalog record).
  • Feldman, Jacob. “The Jewish Experience in Western Pennsylvania," Pittsburgh: Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania, 1986 (catalog record).