Papers relating to the Mitchell and Berkowitz families

Scope and Content

Birth certificates, 1812-20, copies of the Gravesend and Dartford Recorder which have articles on Henry Berkowitz, Mayor of Gravesend in 1887, and his obituary, notice in the Jewish Chronicle about Henry Berkowitz's school and synagogue, 20 Mar 1857; manuscript notes on Michael Mitchell, and correspondence, 1949-50, 1970.

Administrative / Biographical History

Papers relating to the Mitchell and Berkowitz families.

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