Tree of Life Congregation (Pittsburgh, Pa.) bibliography


American Jewish Archives

  • Congregation Tree of Life (Pittsburgh, Pa.) nearprint (catalog record).
  • Congregation Tree of Life (Pittsburgh, Pa.) Records, 1858-1917 [MS-531] (catalog record).
  • Tree of Life (Pittsburgh, Pa.) tragedy nearprint (catalog record).
  • Weizenbaum, Joseph S. “Religious life in Pittsburgh as reflected in the congregational minutes of Rodef Shalom, 1880-1905, and Tree of Life, 1880-1910," (1957) (catalog record).

University of Pittsburgh Archives & Special Collections

  • Archives of Industrial Society Information Files [AIS.Info.Files] (catalog record).
  • Tree of Life Congregation Records [AIS.1975.02] (catalog record).

Duquense University Archives and Special Collections

Rauh Jewish Archives

  • Abraham A. Goldstein Haggadah c1880s [MFF 4993] (catalog record).
  • Aviva Lubowsky Papers and Photographs [MSS 1228] (catalog record).
  • Ben Forman Papers and Photographs [MSS 1229] (catalog record).
  • By laws, Ladies Auxiliary of the Tree of Life Congregation, Pittsburgh, Pa., 1912 [2002.0167] (catalog record).
  • City of Pittsburgh geodetic and topographic survey, sheet 28 [map] (catalog record).
  • Congregation Tree of Life Rabbi Herman Hailperin testimonial dinner program 1947 [2015.0017] (catalog record).
  • Corinne Azen Krause Papers [MSS 113] (catalog record).
  • Dr. Herman Hailperin obituary file (catalog record).
  • Hilda Rubin Kreimer obitary file (catalog record).
  • Jewish Archival Survey Collection [MSS 196] (catalog record).
  • Jewish Chronicle Records [MSS 906} (catalog record).
  • Joseph Levin papers 1895-1947 [manuscript] (catalog record).
  • Kitty Ruttenberg index of Judaica and Jewish art 1991-2008 records [MSS 518] (catalog record).
  • Meyer Fogel Papers and Photographs [2016.0049] (catalog record).
  • Mildred Gould Reichman oral history and transcript [2002.0263] (catalog record).
  • Miriam Schoenfeld Photographs [PFF 22] (catalog record).
  • Patricia K. and Ralph L. DeRoy Papers and Photographs [MSS 1200] (catalog record).
  • The Simcha Tree (catalog record).
  • Tree of Life confirmation class photograph, c.1916 [2000.0027] (catalog record).
  • Tree of Life Congregation (Pittsburgh, Pa.) bulletin, Nov. 25, 1963 [2002.0164] (catalog record).
  • Tree of Life Messenger (catalog record).
  • Tree of Life Sisterhood centennial program, 1999 [MFF 4848] (catalog record).
  • Tree of Life Sisterhood Records, 1911-1934 [MFF 2011] (catalog record).

Documents and Objects

Rauh Jewish Archives

  • “Progess, Tree of Life Congregation, 1864-1952" (online—Historic Pittsburgh).
  • Pittsburgh Jewish Community Book (1921) (online—Historic Pittsburgh).
  • The Dr. Herman Hailperin jubilee weekend : April 28th, 1972, Tree of Life Synagogue (catalog record).
  • Tree of Life 70th anniversary 1864-1834 (online—Historic Pittsburgh).
  • Tree of Life Centennial Yearbook 1864-1964 (online—Historic Pittsburgh).
  • Tree of Life Golden Anniversary 1864-1914 (online—Historic Pittsburgh).
  • 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).
  • Pittsburgh Jewish Community Book (1921) (online—Historic Pittsburgh).
  • Pittsburgh Jewish Community Book (1924) (catalog record).
  • Abraham Goldstein megillah (online).