Records of the Machzike Hadath Congregation

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Copies of minute books of the Beth Ha-Keneseth Machzike Hadath, 1898-1915; general correspondence, circulars, receipts, papers, 1940-2, 1944-52 and 1953-60.

Administrative / Biographical History

Records of the Machzike Hadath Congregation. For a general history, B.Homa A fortress in Anglo- Jewry: the story of the Machzike Hadath (London, 1953).

Conditions Governing Access

The Special Collections Division is available for anyone to use, regardless of whether you are attached to an academic institution. Access to the Archives and Manuscripts and Rare Books reading room, however, is by prior appointment to access the manuscript material. See our website for more details.