University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Henry Cohen Papers, 1850-1950



Descriptive Summary

Creator Cohen, Henry, 1863-1952.
Title Henry Cohen Papers
Dates: 1850-1951
Abstract Henry Cohen was Rabbi from 1888 to 1949 of Congregation B'nai Israel in Galveston, Texas. Papers document his religious and social welfare activities and other interests.
OCLC 23361291
Extent 52 ft., 3 in
Language Materials are in English.
Repository Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Henry Cohen was born April 7, 1863 in London England. In 1884 he was ordained a rabbi and led congregations in Kingston, Jamaica (1884-1885) and Woodville, Mississippi (1885-1888) before transferring to Galveston, Texas where he led the Temple B'nai Israel from 1888 to 1949. Cohen was influential in religious and social welfare activities in Texas; he was especially well-known for his work on hospitals, schools, and immigration issues. A noted prison reformer, Cohen served on the Texas Prison Board. An authority on the Talmud, Cohen published a number of essays. He married Mollie Levy of Galveston and the couple had two children.


Scope and Contents

Papers concern Cohen's career and those of members of his family; his social welfare activities, especially in the fields of prison reform, hospitals, schools, and immigration. Papers include correspondence, diaries, notebooks, financial records, sermons, poetry, lectures, photographs, newspaper and magazine clippings, scrapbooks, certificates, postcards, galley proofs, and guest books.


 

Organization

Papers are organized into nine series:
[NOTE: Within the series, the papers are arranged chronologically or alphabetically.]
1. Personal Correspondence, 3M217-3M295
2. Prison Records, 3M296-3M305
  • a. Correspondence, 3M296-3M302
  • b. Reports and Records, 3M303-3M305
3. Classified Files, 3M306-3M324
4. Personal Writings, 3M325-3M333
5. Financial Records, 3M334-3M336
  • a. Charities
  • b. Personal
6. Clippings from Foreign Newspapers, 3M336
7. Oversize Items
  • a. 4L452-4L453: Scrapbooks
  • b. 3S168: Miscellaneous
  • c. 2.325 #2: Miscellaneous
8. Photographs, 3Y15-3Y16.
9. Postcards, 35117b; 118a, b, c, d; 119a

Index Terms

Cotton.
Jewish sermons.
Jews--Texas.
Judaism.
Prisons--Texas.
Red Cross--United States.
Religion--United States.
Religious education--United States.
Storms--Texas--Galveston.
World War, 1914-1918--Sources.
World War, 1939-1945--Sources.
Subjects (Persons)
Cohen, Henry, 1863-1952.
Cohen, Mollie.
Cohen, Henry, III.
Cohen, Harry Isaac, 1893-
Cohen, Robert I., 1856-1934.
Frisch, Ruth Cohen.
Subjects (Organizations)
Rotary Club (Galveston, Tex.)
Temple B'nai Israel (Galveston, Tex.)
Texas. Dept. of Corrections.
Subjects
Wills.
Places
Galveston (Tex.)--History--Sources.
Galveston (Tex.)--Hurricane, 1915.
Corrrespondents
Adler, Cyrus, 1863-1940.
Barton, Clara, 1821-1912.
Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925.
Carr, John Foster, 1869-1939.
Colquitt, Oscar Branch, 1861-1940.
Connally, Tom, 1877-1963.
Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938.
Dobie, J. Frank (James Frank), 1888-1964.
Ferber, Edna, 1887-1968.
Foster, Marcellus E. (Marcellus Elliott), b. 1870
Frisch, Ruth Cohen.
Gladney, Edna.
Hobby, William Pettus, 1878-1964.
Joske, Alexander.
Keller, Helen, 1880-1968.
Kempner, Harris, 1837-1894.
Kruger, Sam.
Lomax, John Avery, 1867-1948.
Marcus, Herbert.
Marcus, Stanley, 1905-
Moody, Daniel James, 1893-1966.
Ransom, Harry Huntt, 1908-
Roosevelt, Eleanor, 1884-1962.
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945.
Sakowitz, Tobias.
Sanger, Alex.
Schiff, Jacob H. (Jacob Henry), 1847-1920.
Sealy, John, 1822-1884.
Seton, Ernest Thompson, 1860-1946.
Sheppard, Morris, 1875-1941.
Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930.
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924.
Genres
Caricatures and cartoons
Wills

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Henry Cohen Papers, 1850-1951, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Microfilm available

The following boxes of the Cohen Papers are available on microfilm: 3M224 thru 3M247; 3M330 thru 3M333. Contact repository for more information.


Detailed Description of the Collection

 

Personal Correspondence, 1850-1951

Series arranged chronologically.
Correspondence relates to Cohen's career and to his social welfare activities.
box
3M217 Personal Correspondence, 1850 - 1890
1850
1881
1883
1884
1885
1886
1887
1888
Jan. - June, 1889
Jul. - Dec., 1889
Telegrams, Congratulatory, 1889
Jan. - June, 1890
July - Dec., 1890
box
3M218 Personal Correspondence, 1891 - 1894
Jan. - June, 1891
July - Dec., 1891
Jan. - March, 1892
April - June, 1892
July - Sept., 1892
Oct. - Dec., 1892
Jan. - March, 1893
April - June, 1893
July - Sept., 1893
Oct. - Dec., 1893
Jan. - March, 1894
April - June, 1894
July - Sept., 1894
Oct. - Dec., 1894
box
3M219 Personal Correspondence, 1895 - 1896
Jan., 1895
Feb., 1895
March, 1895
April, 1895
May - June, 1895
July - Sept., 1895
Oct. - Nov., 1895
Dec., 1895
Jan. - March, 1896
April - June, 1896
July - Sept., 1896
Oct. - Dec., 1896
Telegrams, 1896
box
3M220 Personal Correspondence, 1897 - 1898
Jan., 1897
Feb., 1897
March, 1897
April - May, 1897
June, 1897
July - Sept., 1897
Oct. - Dec., 1897
Telegrams, 1897
Jan., 1898
Feb. - March, 1898
April - June, 1898
July - Sept., 1898
Oct. - Dec., 1898
Telegrams, 1898
box
3M221 Personal Correspondence, 1899 - August, 1900
Jan. - March, 1899
April - June, 1899
July - August, 1899
Sept., 1899
Oct., 1899
Nov., 1899
Dec., 1899
Telegrams, 1899
Jan., 1900
Feb., 1900
March, 1900
April, 1900
May, 1900
June, 1900
July, 1900
August, 1900
box
3M222 Personal Correspondence, Sept., 1900 - April, 1901
Sept. 1-10, 1900
Sept. 11-20, 1900
Sept. 21-30, 1900
Oct. 1-15, 1900
Oct. 16-31, 1900
Nov., 1900
Dec. 1-15, 1900
Dec., 16-31, 1900
Telegrams, 1900
Jan., 1901
Feb., 1901
March, 1901
April, 1901
box
3M223 Personal Correspondence, May, 1901 - July, 1903
May, 1901
June, 1901
July - Sept., 1901
Oct. - Dec., 1901
Telegrams, 1901
Jan., 1902
Feb., 1902
March, 1902
April, 1902
May, 1902
June, 1902
July, 1902
August, 1902
Sept., 1902
Oct., 1902
Nov., 1902
Dec., 1902
Jan. - March, 1903
April - May, 1903
June - July, 1903
box
3M224 Personal Correspondence, August, 1903 - 1905
August - October, 1903
Nov. - Dec., 1903
Telegrams, 1903
Jan. - Feb., 1904
March, 1904
April - May, 1904
June, 1904
July, 1904
Aug., 1904
Sept., 1904
Oct., 1904
Nov., 1904
Dec., 1904
Telegrams, 1904
Jan., 1905
Feb., 1905
March, 1905
April, 1905
May, 1905
June - July, 1905
Aug., 1905
Sept., 1905
Oct., 1905
Nov., 1905
Dec., 1905
box
3M225 Personal Correspondence, 1906 - 1907
Jan., 1906
Feb., 1906
March, 1906
April, 1906
May, 1906
June, 1906
July, 1906
Aug., 1906
Sept., 1906
Oct., 1906
Nov., 1906
Dec., 1906
Telegrams, 1906
Jan., 1907
Feb., 1907
March, 1907
April, 1907
May, 1907
June - July, 1907
Aug. - Sept., 1907
Oct. - Dec., 1907
box
3M226 Personal Correspondence, 1908 - Feb., 1909
Jan., 1908
Feb., 1908
March, 1908
April, 1908
May, 1908
June, 1908
July, 1908
Aug., 1908
Sept., 1908
Oct., 1908
Nov., 1908
Dec., 1908
Telegrams, 1908
Jan., 1909
Feb., 1909
box
3M227 Personal Correspondence, March, 1909 - March, 1910
March, 1909
April, 1909
May, 1909
June, 1909
July, 1909
Aug., 1909
Sept., 1909
Oct., 1909
Nov., 1909
Dec., 1909
Telegrams, 1909
Jan., 1910
Feb., 1910
March, 1910
box
3M228 Personal Correspondence, April, 1910 - May, 1911
April, 1910
May, 1910
June, 1910
July - August, 1910
Sept., 1910
Oct., 1910
Nov., 1910
Dec., 1910
Telegrams, 1910
Jan., 1911
Feb., 1911
March, 1911
April, 1911
May, 1911
box
3M229 Personal Correspondence, June, 1911 - May, 1912
June, 1911
July, 1911
Aug. - Sept., 1911
Oct., 1911
Nov., 1911
Dec., 1911
Telegrams, 1911
Jan., 1912
Feb., 1912
March, 1912
April, 1912
May, 1912
box
3M230 Personal Correspondence, June, 1912 - March, 1913
June, 1912
July, 1912
Aug., 1912
Sept., 1912
Oct., 1912
Nov., 1912
Dec., 1912
Telegrams, 1912
Jan., 1913
Feb., 1913
March, 1913
box
3M231 Personal Correspondence, April - Dec., 1913
April, 1913
May, 1913
June 1-15, 1913
June 16-30, 1913
July, 1913
August, 1913
Sept., 1913
Oct., 1913
Nov., 1913
Dec., 1913
Telegrams, 1913
box
3M232 Personal Correspondence, 1914
Jan., 1914
Feb., 1914
March, 1914
April, 1914
May, 1914
June, 1914
July - Aug., 1914
Sept. - Oct., 1914
Nov. 1-15, 1914
Nov. 16-30, 1914
Dec., 1914
Telegrams, 1914
box
3M233 Personal Correspondence, Jan. - Oct., 1915
Jan. 1-15, 1915
Jan. 16-31, 1915
Feb. 1-14, 1915
Feb. 15-28, 1915
March, 1915
April, 1915
May, 1915
June 1-15, 1915
June 16-30, 1915
July, 1915
August, 1915
Sept., 1915
Oct., 1915
box
3M234 Personal Correspondence, Nov., 1915 - Oct., 1916
Nov. 1-15, 1915
Nov. 16-30, 1915
Dec. 1-15, 1915
Dec. 16-31, 1915
Telegrams, 1915
Jan., 1916
Feb., 1916
March, 1916
April, 1916
May, 1916
June, 1916
July, 1916
Aug., 1916
Sept., 1916
Oct., 1916
box
3M235 Personal Correspondence, Nov., 1916 - Oct., 1917
Nov. 1-15, 1916
Nov. 16-30, 1916
Dec. 1-15, 1916
Dec. 16-31, 1916
Telegrams, 1916
Jan., 1917
Feb., 1917
March, 1917
April, 1917
May, 1917
June, 1917
July, 1917
Aug., 1917
Sept., 1917
Oct., 1917
box
3M236 Personal Correspondence, Nov., 1917 - Sept., 1918
Nov., 1917
Dec., 1917
Telegrams, 1917
Jan., 1918
Feb., 1918
March, 1918
April, 1918
May, 1918
June, 1918
July, 1918
August, 1918
Sept., 1918
box
3M237 Personal Correspondence, Oct., 1918 - Jan., 1920
Oct., 1918
Nov., 1918
Dec., 1918
Telegrams, 1918
Jan., 1919
Feb., 1919
March, 1919
April, 1919
May, 1919
June, 1919
July - August, 1919
Sept., 1919
Oct., 1919
Nov., 1919
Dec., 1919
Telegrams, 1919
Jan., 1920
box
3M238 Personal Correspondence, Feb., 1920 - Aug., 1921
Feb., 1920
March, 1920
April, 1920
May, 1920
June, 1920
July, 1920
Aug., 1920
Sept., 1920
Oct., 1920
Nov., 1920
Dec., 1920
Telegrams, 1920
Jan., 1921
Feb., 1921
March, 1921
April, 1921
May, 1921
June, 1921
July, 1921
Aug., 1921
box
3M239 Personal Correspondence, Sept., 1921 - 1922
Sept., 1921
Oct., 1921
Nov., 1921
Dec., 1921
Telegrams, 1921
Jan., 1922
Feb., 1922
March, 1922
April, 1922
May, 1922
June, 1922
July, 1922
Aug., 1922
Sept., 1922
Oct., 1922
Nov., 1922
Dec., 1922
Telegrams, 1922
box
3M240 Personal Correspondence, Jan., 1923 - June, 1924
Jan., 1923
Feb., 1923
March, 1923
April, 1923
May, 1923
June, 1923
July - Aug., 1923
Sept., 1923
Oct., 1923
Nov., 1923
Dec., 1923
Telegrams, 1923
Jan., 1924
Feb., 1924
March, 1924
April, 1924
May, 1924
June, 1924
box
3M241 Personal Correspondence, July, 1924 - June, 1925
July, 1924
Aug., 1924
Sept., 1924
Oct., 1924
Nov., 1924
Dec., 1924
Telegrams, 1924
Jan., 1925
Feb., 1925
March, 1925
April, 1925
May, 1925
June, 1925
box
3M242 Personal Correspondence, July, 1925 - Feb., 1927
July, 1925
Aug., 1925
Sept., 1925
Oct., 1925
Nov., 1925
Dec., 1925
Telegrams, 1925
Jan., 1926
Feb., 1926
March, 1926
April, 1926
May - Oct., 1926
Nov., 1926
Dec., 1926
Telegrams, 1926
Jan., 1927
Feb., 1927
box
3M243 Personal Correspondence, March - Dec., 1927
March, 1927
April, 1927
May, 1927
June 1-15, 1927
June 16-30, 1927
July 1-15, 1927
July 16-31, 1927
Aug., 1927
Sept. 1-15, 1927
Sept. 16-30, 1927
Oct., 1927
Nov., 1927
Dec., 1927
box
3M244 Personal Correspondence, Telegrams, 1927 - May, 1928
Telegrams, 1927
Jan. 1-15, 1928
Jan. 16-31, 1928
Feb. 1-14, 1928
Feb. 15-2(, 1928
March 1-15, 1928
March 16-31, 1928
April 1-14, 1928
April 16-30, 1928
May 1-15, 1928
May 16-31, 1928
box
3M245 Personal Correspondence, June - Nov., 1928
June 1-15, 1928
June 16-30, 1928
July, 1928
August, 1928
Sept. 1-15, 1928
Sept. 16-30, 1928
Oct. 1-15, 1928
Oct. 16-31, 1928
Nov. 1-10, 1928
Nov. 11-20, 1928
Nov. 21-30, 1928
box
3M246 Personal Correspondence, Dec. 1928 - April, 1929
Dec. 1-15, 1928
Dec. 16-31, 1928
Telegrams, 1928
Telegrams, Congratulatory, Jan.-Nov. 17, 1928
Telegrams, Congratulatory, Nov. 18-Dec., 1928
Jan. 1-15, 1929
Jan. 16-31, 1929
Feb. 1-14, 1929
Feb. 15-28, 1929
March 1-15, 1929
March 16-31, 1929
April 1-15, 1929
April 16-30, 1929
box
3M247 Personal Correspondence, May - November, 1929
May 1-15, 1929
May 16-31, 1929
June 1-15, 1929
June 16-30, 1929
July 1-15, 1929
July 16-31, 1929
August 1-15, 1929
August 16-31, 1929
Sept. 1-15, 1929
Sept. 16-30, 1929
Oct. 1-15, 1929
Oct. 16-31, 1929
Nov. 1-15, 1929
Nov. 16-30, 1929
box
3M248 Personal Correspondence, Dec., 1929 - April, 1930
Dec., 1-15, 1929
Dec. 16-31, 1929
Telegrams, 1929
Jan. 1-15, 1930
Jan. 16-31, 1930
Feb. 1-14, 1930
Feb. 15-28, 1930
March 1-14, 1930
March 15-31, 1930
April 1-15, 1930
April 16-30, 1930
box
3M249 Personal Correspondence, May - Oct., 1930
May 1-15, 1930
May 16-31, 1930
June 1-15, 1930
June 16-30, 1930
July 1-15, 1930
July 16-31, 1930
August, 1930
Sept. 1-15, 1930
Sept. 16-30, 1930
Oct. 1-15, 1930
Oct. 16-31, 1930
box
3M250 Personal Correspondence, Nov., 1930 - March, 1931
Nov. 1-15, 1930
Nov. 16-30, 1930
Dec. 1-15, 1930
Dec. 16-31, 1930
Telegrams, 1930
Jan. 1-15, 1931
Jan. 16-31, 1931
Feb. 1-14, 1931
Feb. 15-28, 1931
March 1-16, 1931
March 17-31, 1931
box
3M251 Personal Correspondence, April - September, 1931
April 1-15, 1931
April 16-30, 1931
May 1-15, 1931
May 16-31, 1931
June 1-15, 1931
June 16-30, 1931
July 1-15, 1931
July 16-31, 1931
August, 1931
Sept. 1-15, 1931
Sept. 16-30, 1931
box
3M252 Personal Correspondence, Oct. 1931 - March, 1932
Oct. 1-15, 1931
Oct. 16-31, 1931
Nov. 1-14, 1931
Nov. 16-30, 1931
Dec. 1-15, 1931
Dec. 16-31, 1931
Telegrams, 1931
Jan. 2-15, 1932
Jan. 16-31, 1932
Feb. 1-14, 1932
Feb. 15-28, 1932
March 1-15, 1932
March 17-31, 1932
box
3M253 Personal Correspondence, April - Sept., 1932
April 1-15, 1932
April 16-29, 1932
May 1-15, 1932
May 16-31, 1932
June 1-15, 1932
June 16-30, 1932
July 1-14, 1932
July 16-31, 1932
Aug. 1-15, 1932
Aug. 16-31, 1932
Sept. 1-15, 1932
Sept. 16-30, 1932
box
3M254 Personal Correspondence, Oct. 1932 - March 15, 1933
Oct. 1-15, 1932
Oct. 16-31, 1932
Nov. 1-20, 1932
Nov. 21-30, 1932
Dec. 1-15, 1932
Dec. 16-31, 1932
Telegrams, 1932
Jan. 1-13, 1933
Jan. 16-31, 1933
Feb. 1-14, 1933
Feb. 15-28, 1933
March 1-15, 1933
box
3M255 Personal Correspondence, March 16 - June, 1933
March 16-31, 1933
Congratulatory letters, March, April 1933
April 1-10, 1933
April 11-20, 1933
April 21-30, 1933
May 1-10, 1933
May 11-20, 1933
May 21-31, 1933
June 1-15, 1933
June 16-30, 1933
box
3M256 Personal Correspondence, July - Dec. 15, 1933
July 1-15, 1933
July 16-31, 1933
August 1-15, 1933
August 16-31, 1933
Sept. 1-15, 1933
Sept. 16-30, 1933
Oct. 1-15, 1933
Oct. 16-31, 1933
Nov. 1-15, 1933
Nov. 17-30, 1933
Dec. 1-15, 1933
box
3M257 Personal Correspondence, Dec. 1933
Dec. 16-31, 1933
Telegrams, Congratulatory, 1933
Telegrams, Congratulatory, 1933
Telegrams, Congratulatory, 1933
Telegrams, Congratulatory, 1933
Telegrams, Congratulatory, 1933
Telegrams, 1933
box
3M258 Personal Correspondence, Jan. - June, 1934
Jan. 2-15, 1934
Jan. 16-31, 1934
Feb. 1-14, 1934
Feb. 15-28, 1934
March 1-15, 1934
March 16-31, 1934
April 1-15, 1934
April 16-30, 1934
May, 1934
June, 1934
box
3M259 Personal Correspondence, July - August 20, 1934
July, 1934
Aug. 1-7, 1934
Aug. 8-9, 1934
Aug. 10-12, 1934
Aug. 13-15, 1934
Aug. 16-20, 1934
box
3M260 Personal Correspondence, Aug. 21, 1934 - Dec., 1934
Aug. 21-31, 1934
Sept. 1-15, 1934
Sept. 16-30, 1934
Oct. 1-31, 1934
Nov. 1-15, 1934
Nov. 16-30, 1934
Dec. 1-15, 1934
Dec. 16-31, 1934
Telegrams, 1934
box
3M261 Personal Correspondence, Jan. - May 15, 1935
Jan. 1-15, 1935
Jan. 16-31, 1935
Feb. 1-14, 1935
Feb. 15-28, 1935
March 1-20, 1935
March 21-31, 1935
April 1-15, 1935
April 16-30, 1935
May 1-15, 1935
box
3M262 Personal Correspondence, May 16 - Oct., 1935
May 16-31, 1935
June 1-15, 1935
June 16-30, 1935
July, 1935
Aug., 1935
Sept. 1-15, 1935
Sept. 16-30, 1935
Oct. 1-15, 1935
Oct. 16-31, 1935
box
3M263 Personal Correspondence, Nov., 1935 - March 16, 1936
Nov., 1935
Dec. 1-15, 1935
Dec. 16-31, 1935
Telegrams, 1935
Jan. 1-15, 1936
Jan. 16-31, 1936
Feb. 1-15, 1936
Feb. 16-29, 1936
March 2-16, 1936
box
3M264 Personal Correspondence, March 17 - July, 1936
March 17-31, 1936
April 1-15, 1936
April 16-30, 1936
May 1-15, 1936
May 16-31, 1936
June 1-10, 1936
June 21-30, 1936
July 1-15, 1936
July 16-31, 1936
box
3M265 Personal Correspondence, August - Dec., 1936
Aug. 1-15, 1936
Aug. 16-31, 1936
Sept. 1-15, 1936
Sept. 16-30, 1936
Oct. 1-15, 1936
Oct. 16-31, 1936
Nov. 1-15, 1936
Nov. 16-30, 1936
Dec. 1-15, 1936
Dec. 16-31, 1936
Telegrams, 1936
box
3M266 Personal Correspondence, Jan. - May, 1937
Jan. 1-12, 1937
Jan. 13-31, 1937
Feb. 1-14, 1937
Feb. 15-28, 1937
March 1-15, 1937
March 16-31, 1937
April 1-15, 1937
April 16-30, 1937
May 1-15, 1937
May 16-31, 1937
box
3M267 Personal Correspondence, June - Nov., 1937
June 1-15, 1937
June 16-30, 1937
July 1-15, 1937
July 16-31, 1937
Aug. 1-15, 1937
Aug. 16-31, 1937
Sept. 1-15, 1937
Sept. 16-30, 1937
Oct. 1-15, 1937
Oct. 16-31, 1937
Nov. 1-15, 1937
Nov. 16-30, 1937
box
3M268 Personal Correspondence, Dec., 1937 - March, 1938
Dec. 1-15, 1937
Dec. 16-31, 1937
Telegrams, 1937
Jan. 1-15, 1938
Jan. 16-31, 1938
Feb. 1-14, 1938
Feb. 15-28, 1938
March 1-15, 1938
March 16-20, 1938
March 21-25, 1938
March 26-31, 1938
box
3M269 Personal Correspondence, April - June 20, 1938
April 1-10, 1938
April 11-15, 1938
April 16-20, 1938
April 21-25, 1938
April 26-30, 1938
May 1-10, 1938
May 11-20, 1938
May 21-31, 1938
June 1-10, 1938
June 11-20, 1938
box
3M270 Personal Correspondence, June 21 - Oct. 10, 1938
June 21-30, 1938
July 1-10, 1938
July 11-20, 1938
July 21-31, 1938
Aug. 1-10, 1938
Aug. 11-20, 1938
Aug. 21-31, 1938
Sept. 1-10, 1938
Sept. 11-20, 1938
Sept. 21-30, 1938
Oct. 1-10, 1938
box
3M271 Personal Correspondence, Oct. 11, 1938
Oct. 11-20, 1938
Oct. 21-31, 1938
Nov. 1-15, 1938
Nov. 16-30, 1938
Dec., 1938
Telegrams, 1938
box
3M272 Personal Correspondence, 1938 - Feb. 8, 1939
Telegrams, Congratulatory, 1938
Jan. 1-15, 1939
Jan. 16-31, 1939
Feb. 1-8, 1939
box
3M273 Personal Correspondence, Feb. 9 - April, 1939
Feb. 9-15, 1939
Feb. 16-28, 1939
March 1-10, 1939
March 11-21, 1939
March 22-31, 1939
April 1-15, 1939
April 16-30, 1939
box
3M274 Personal Correspondence, May - July, 1939
May 1-15, 1939
May 16-31, 1939
June 1-15, 1939
June 16-30, 1939
July 1-15, 1939
July 16-31, 1939
box
3M275 Personal Correspondence, Aug. - Nov., 1939
Aug. 1-15, 1939
Aug. 16-31, 1939
Sept. 1-15, 1939
Sept. 16-30, 1939
Oct. 1-15, 1939
Oct. 16-31, 1939
Nov. 1-15, 1939
Nov. 16-30, 1939
box
3M276 Personal Correspondence, Dec., 1939 - Feb., 1940
Dec. 1-15, 1939
Dec. 16-31, 1939
Telegrams, Congratulatory, Approx, March 6, 1939
Telegrams, 1939
Telegrams, March 3-7, 1939
Telegrams, Jan.-March 1, 1939
Telegrams, March 24 - Sept. 4, 1939
Telegrams, Sept. 10 - Dec. 26, 1939
Jan. 1-15, 1940
Jan. 16-31, 1940
Feb. 1-15, 1940
box
3M277 Personal Correspondence, Feb. 16 - July 15, 1940
Feb. 16-29, 1940
March 1-15, 1940
March 16-31, 1940
April 1-15, 1940
April 16-31, 1940
May 1-15, 1940
May 16-31, 1940
June 1-15, 1940
June 16-30, 1940
July 1-15, 1940
box
3M278 Personal Correspondence, July 16 - Dec., 1940
July 16-31, 1940
August, 1940
Sept. 1-15, 1940
Sept. 16-30, 1940
Oct., 1940
Nov. 1-15, 1940
Nov. 16-30, 1940
Dec. 1-15, 1940
Dec. 16-31, 1940
Telegrams, 1940
box
3M279 Personal Correspondence, Jan. - May, 1941
Jan., 1941
Feb., 1941
March 1-15, 1941
March 16-31, 1941
April 1-15, 1941
April 16-30, 1941
May 1-15, 1941
May 16-31, 1941
box
3M280 Personal Correspondence, June - Nov. 15, 1941
June 1-15, 1941
June 16-30, 1941
July 1-15, 1941
July 16-31, 1941
Aug. 1-15, 1941
Aug. 16-31, 1941
Sept. 1-15, 1941
Sept. 16-30, 1941
Oct. 1-15, 1941
Oct. 16-31, 1941
Nov. 1-15, 1941
box
3M281 Personal Correspondence, Nov. 16, 1941 - April, 1942
Nov. 16-30, 1941
Dec., 1941
Telegrams, 1941
Jan. 1-15, 1942
Jan. 17-31, 1942
Feb. 1-14, 1942
Feb. 16-28, 1942
March 1-15, 1942
March 16-31, 1942
April 1-15, 1942
April 16-30, 1942
box
3M282 Personal Correspondence, May - October, 1942
May 1-15, 1942
May 16-31, 1942
June 1-15, 1942
June 16-30, 1942
July, 1942
August, 1942
Sept., 1942
Oct. 1-15, 1942
Oct. 16-31, 1942
box
3M283 Personal Correspondence, Nov. 1942 - April, 1943
Nov., 1942
Dec., 1942
Telegrams, 1942
Jan. 1-15, 1943
Jan. 16-31, 1943
Feb. 1-15, 1943
Feb. 16-27, 1943
March 1943
April 1-15, 1943
April 16-30, 1943
box
3M284 Personal Correspondence, May 1943
May 1-15, 1943
May 16-31, 1943
June, 1943
July, 1943
Aug. - Sept., 1943
Oct., 1943
Nov., 1943
Dec., 1943
Telegrams, 1943
box
3M285 Personal Correspondence, Jan. - Sept., 1944
Jan., 1944
Feb., 1944
March 1-10, 1944
March 11-20, 1944
March 21-31, 1944
April 1-15, 1944
April 16-30, 1944
May 1-10, 1944
May 11-20, 1944
May 21-31, 1944
June 1-15, 1944
June 16-30, 1944
July, 1944
Aug., 1944
Sept., 1944
box
3M286 Personal Correspondence, Oct. 1944 - June, 1945
Oct., 1944
Nov., 1944
Dec., 1944
Telegrams, 1944
Jan., 1945
Feb., 1945
March, 1945
April, 1945
May, 1945
June, 1945
box
3M287 Personal Correspondence, July, 1945 - April, 1946
July, 1945
Aug., 1945
Sept., 1945
Oct., 1945
Nov., 1945
Dec., 1945
Telegrams, 1945
Jan., 1946
Feb., 1946
March, 1946
April, 1946
box
3M288 Personal Correspondence, May, 1946 - Aug., 1947
May - June, 1946
July - August, 1946
Sept. - Oct., 1946
Nov. - Dec., 1946
Telegrams, 1946
Jan., 1947
Feb., 1947
March, 1947
April, 1947
May, 1947
June, 1947
July, 1947
August, 1947
box
3M289 Personal Correspondence, Sept., 1947 - June, 1948
Sept., 1947
Oct., 1947
Nov., 1947
Dec., 1947
Telegrams, 1947
Jan., 1948
Feb., 1948
March, 1948
April, 1948
May, 1948
June, 1948
box
3M290 Personal Correspondence, July, 1948 - 1949
July, 1948
August, 1948
Sept., 1948
Oct. - Dec., 1948
Telegrams, 1948
Jan., 1949
Feb., 1949
March, 1949
April - May, 1949
June - Oct., 1949
Telegrams, 1949
box
3M291 Personal Correspondence, Jan., 1951 - 1951
Jan., 1951
Feb., 1951
March, 1951
April 1-15, 1951
April 16-30, 1951
May, 1951
June, 1951
July, 1951
August, 1951
Sept. - Oct., 1951
Telegrams, 1951
box
3M292 Personal Correspondence, Undated
box
3M293 Personal Correspondence, Undated
box
3M294 Personal Correspondence, Undated
box
3M295 Personal Correspondence, Undated
Principally Hebrew language, and undetermined date c. 1894 - 1949,
Postcards
Miscellaneous
Fragments of letters



 

Prison Records

box
3M296 Prison Correspondence, 1894 - June, 1927
1894, 1895, 1897, 1899, 1903-1908, 1910-1912
1913
1914-1915
1916-1920
1921-May, 1923
June-Dec., 1923
1924
Jan. - March, 1925
April - Dec., 1925
1926
Jan. - June, 1927
box
3M297 Prison Correspondence, July, 1927 - Jan., 1928
July 1-15, 1927
July 16-31, 1927
Aug., 1927
Sept., 1927
Oct., 1927
Nov. 1-15, 1927
Nov. 16-30, 1927
Dec., 1927
Telegrams, 1927
Jan. 1-15, 1928
Jan. 16-31, 1928
box
3M298 Prison Correspondence, Feb. - Sept. 20, 1928
Feb. 1-14, 1928
Feb. 15-28, 1928
March 1-15, 1928
March 16-31, 1928
April 1-15, 1928
April 16-30, 1928
May 1-15, 1928
May 16-31, 1928
June 1-15, 1928
June 16-30, 1928
July 5-15, 1928
July 16-31, 1928
August, 1928
Sept. 1-10, 1928
Sept. 11-20, 1928
box
3M299 Prison Correspondence, Sept. 21, 1928 - Feb., 1929
Sept. 21-30, 1928
Oct. 1-10, 1928
Oct. 11-20, 1928
Oct. 21-31, 1928
Nov. 1-10, 1928
Nov. 11-20, 1928
Nov. 21-30, 1928
Dec. 1-10, 1928
Dec. 11-20, 1928
Dec. 21-31, 1928
Telegrams, 1928
Jan., 1929
Feb., 1929
box
3M300 Prison Correspondence, March, 1929 - 1929
March, 1929
April, 1929
May, 1929
June, 1929
July, 1929
August, 1929
Sept., 1929
Oct., 1929
Nov., 1929
Dec. 1-10, 1929
Dec. 11-31, 1929
Telegrams, 1929
box
3M301 Prison Correspondence, Jan. 1930 - 1934
Jan. 1-15, 1930
Jan. 16-31, 1930
Feb., 1930
March, 1930
April - July, 1930
August - Dec., 1930
Telegrams, 1930
Jan. - June, 1931
July - Dec., 1931
Jan. - May, 1932
June - Dec., 1932
Jan. - June, 1933
July - Dec., 1933
Jan. - June, 1934
July - Dec., 1934
box
3M302 Prison Correspondence, Jan. 1935 - 1951, & Undated
Jan. - May, 1935
June - Dec., 1935
Jan. - June, 1936
July - Sept., 1936
Oct. - Dec., 1936
Jan. - May, 1937
June - Sept., 1937
Oct. - Dec., 1937
Jan. - June, 1938
July - Dec., 1938
Jan. - April, 1939
May - Dec., 1939
1940 - 1944
1945 - 1951
Undated
box
3M303 Prison Records
Miscellaneous
Texas Committee on Prisons and Prison Labor Survey Information, 1923
Texas Prison Board
Health Survey of Prison System, Sept. 23, 1929
Inspection Reports & Recommendations on Huntsville, Jan., 1930
Minutes, June, 1927 - Jan., 1930
Rabbi Cohen's Expense Account Records, Nov., 1928 - Feb., 1930
Texas Prison System
Acreage & Number of Prisoners, June 17, 1929 & Undated
Acts Enacted by State Legislature Approved May 22, 1929
Analysis of Operations, Huntsville Prison
May, 1927 - Aug., 1927
Sept. - Dec., 1927
Jan. - April, 1928
May - Aug., 1928
Sept. - Dec., 1928
Jan. - April, 1929
May - August, 1929
Sept. - Nov., 1929
Feb., 1930
Annual Report, 1927
Application of Wm. Karback for Prison System Manager, June, 1927
Appropriation Budget for Sept., 1929 - Aug., 1931
Cashier's Statements and Requests for Special Appropriations, 1928, 1929
box
3M304 Prison Records
Texas Prison System
Certificates of Conduct, 1922, 1927-1931, 1933, 1938-1939
Cotton Sales Reports, Aug. - Nov., 1928; Sept., - Oct., 1929
Criminal Record Department, Prison Population Statistics, April 11, 1928
Criminal Record Office Distribution of Forces, July - Dec., 1927, 1928, 1929
Daily Cotton Reports, Oct., 1928 - Dec., 1929
Diet Information, 1927, 1928
Express Receipts and Shipping Points for Magazines & Books, 1928 - 1930
Instructions for Rendering Reports, July 12, 1928
Jewish Inmates, 1930, 1934-1937, Undated
Opinions of Farm Managers and Warden on Effect...., 1929
Overtime Schedules, March 26, 1929
Prison Welfare & Education, 1929 & Undated
Prisoner Escape Analysis and Statistical Data, 1828, 1929
Proclamations of Parole, 1927 & Undated
Production Records & Livestock Reports, 1926, 1927-1928
Profit & Loss Statements, 1921-1925, 1927
Report by Prison Physician, Sept. 21, 1928
Reports of Cash Received July - Dec., 1927, July - Dec., 1927 Jan. - June, 1928
box
3M305 Prison Records
Texas Prison System
Reports of Cash Received
July - Dec., 1928
March - June, 1929
July - Nov., 1929
Reports of the General Manager,
Jan., March, May, July, Sept., 1929
Reports on Prisoners' Commissaries
June, July, OCt. - Dec., 1929
Jan. - March, May - Dec., 1929
Research & Reports on Proposed Central Prison System, 1921, 1929 & Undated
Supplies Purchased by Board of Control for State Use, Estimates for 1929 - 1930
Trial Balance Sheets, May - Dec., 1927, 1928, Jan. - Nov., 1929, Feb., 1930



 

Classified Files

box
3M306
Address Books, Undated
Advertisement Layouts, Undated Undated
Advertisement for 3-in-1 Coat, Undated
Book Commemorating Golden Jubilee of Dr., Cohen, April 27, 1938
Book, Memorial Record of Jennie Lovenberg, May, 1939
Book Reviews, April & May, 1941
Annotated Booklets & Autograph Books
Business Page Prospects, 1913, July-Aug. 1915
Census of Galveston Hurricane Victims, Oct. 8, 1900
Payroll, Contributions, Sept. 1900
Certificates and honors, 1887-1951 and Undated
box
3M307
Booklists
1903, 1921, 1927, 1935-1936, 1937-1938, 1939, 1940, 1941, Undated
Congregation B'nai Israel, Contracts, Temple Society Minutes Notebook, 1915-1924
Contractual Agreement on Theater Employee Wages, Aug. 31, 1933
Contractual Agreement on Articles for Publication, Oct. 12, 1904
Conversion Services, 1912-1951 & Undated
Galveston Rotary Club, membership lists and Attendance records, 1937, 1939-1940
Galley Proofs, Harry I. Cohen, 1924 and Undated
box
3M308
Harry Cohen
Certificates & Honors, May 5, 1910, Aug. 5, 1917
English Assignments Notebook, 1906
English Notebooks, Undated
Hebrew Notebook, Undated
History Index & Notebook, 1908 & Undated
Latin Notebook, Undated
Military Training Notebook
1st Lieutenant, 5th Co., Undated
Miscellaneous Notebook, Undated
Papers
1900, 1905, 1908, 1911
Undated
Physiography Notebook, Undated
"Plays Seen by Harry Cohen", Season 1906-1907
Spanish Notebooks, Undated
Statement of Accounts, Jan., 1917
Henry Cohen III (Grandson), Papers, 1941, 1943, 1944, Undated
Ruth Cohen (Frisch)
Arithmetic Papers, 1897, 1898, Undated
Certificates, 1907
Engagements Calendar, 1909
box
3M309
Ruth Cohen (Frisch)
English Papers, 1897, 1898, Undated
Memorial Fund Information
Miscellaneous
Notebooks, Undated
Papers, Undated
Report Cards, 1897
Researcy Notes, Undated
Spelling Papers, 1897, 1898, Undated
Congregation B'nai Israel
Attendance Records, Jan., 1932 - May, 1933
Membership Lists, Nov. 7, 1918 - Feb. 8, 1938, Undated
Minutes and Resolutions, 1904, 1934, 1941
Order of Services & Schedules of Events, 1907 - 1950 & Undated
Programs of Services, 1941 - 1949
box
3M310
Guest Book, Gift to Dr. Cohen on Occasion of 70th Birthday, April 7, 1933
Immigration Information, 1900-1941 & Undated
Lists of Persons, undated
Manuscript copy, Book of Meditations and Prayers, undated
Proposed Galveston Co. Playgrounds, 1934, 1936
Proverbs, undated
Rationing tickets, meal tickets, Inspection receipts
Reports and notices, 1900-1944, undated
Reprints and articles, 1894-1929
box
3M311
Lectures, Addresses & Notices, 1885, 1902-1949, Undated
Legal Documents, 1894, 1902, 1918, 1922, 1942
Letter of Appointment to Kingston, Jamaica, Aug. 1, 1884
Lists of Jewish Soldiers, Students, etc.
Letter Press, (and photocopy) 1884-1885
box
3M312
Membership Lists and Society Information
1870, 1921, 1936, 1938, 1945, & Undated
Memorial Scrapbook Commemorating
Robert I. Cohen, 1934
Minister's Records, (Births, Circumcisions, Marriages, Deaths)
1899, 1918, 1929, 1929-1930, 1930-1932, 1933-1934, 1937, 1939-1942, 1945, 1949
Minutes of Meetings & Resolutions
1887-1951 & Undated
Miscellaneous
box
3M313
Newspaper Clippings
1851-1911
1912-1915
1916
1917
1918
1919
1920
Jan. - June, 1921
July - Dec., 1921
1922
1923-1924
1925-1927
1928-1929
box
3M314
Newspaper Clippings
1930
1931-1932
1933
Jan. - June, 1934
July - Dec., 1934
1935
Jan. - June, 1936
July - Dec., 1936
1937
box
3M315
Newspaper Clippings
Jan. - June, 1938
July - Dec., 1938
Jan. - April, 1939
May - Dec., 1939
1940
Jan. - April, 1941
May - Dec., 1941
1942
Jan. - June, 1943
July - Dec., 1943
box
3M316
Newspaper Clippings
Jan. - June, 1944
July - Dec., 1944
Jan. - June, 1945
July - Dec., 1945
Jan. - June, 1946
July - Dec., 1946
1947
Jan. - June, 1948
July - Oct., 1948
1949, 1950, 1951
box
3M317
Newspaper Clippings, Undated
Awards & Honors
Books
Harry Cohen (son) & Henry Cohen III (grandson)
Maurice Cohen (brother)
Criminology
Death Notices
Rabbi Ephraim Frisch (son-in-law)
Ruth Cohen Frisch (daughter)
Immigration of Jewish Refugees
Jews and Judaism
Jewish Persecution in Poland, Rumania & Russia
Ku Klux Klan
Liberty Bonds & War Effort in Rationing
box
3M318
Newspaper Clippings, Miscellaneous Undated;
Palestine Homeland
Poetry
box
3M319
Newspaper Clippings, Undated
Prayer in Schools and Darwinism
Prejudice
Prisons
Red Cross
Rehabilitation and Charities
"The Story of the Bible Told in Pictures", no. 151-173
"The Story of the Bible Told in Pictures", no. 175-204
Theology
box
3M320
Papers of Students
1906, 1907, 1928, undated
Ruth Pennybacker, Lecturer, Information
[Personal Histories, 1933, 1941, 1942, 1945, Undated]
Poetry
1888, 1897, 1901, 1911, 1920, 1928, 1930, 1932, 1933, 1938, 1941, 1948, Undated
Social Welfare Organizations, Information, 1932, 1935, 1939, 1945, and undated
box
3M321
Prayers
1888, 1892, 1912, 1913, 1918
"Bar Mitzvah"
"Charity"
"Closing Prayer"
"Congregation"
"Country"
"Declaration of Principles" and "Duty"
"Faith"
"Flower"
"Immortality" and "Jewish Creed"
"Labor"
Miscellaneous
"Opening"
"Parents"
"Truth"
"Virtues"
Prison Clippings, Gift from Mrs. Anna C. Pruessner, Undated
Shorthand notebooks
Nov. 1927-Feb. 20, 1928
Feb 20-March 23, 1928
Feb. 25-Sept, 26, 1929
Nov. 5-23, 1937; Feb. 26-March 23, 1932
box
3M322
Reprints and Articles, 1930-1951 & Undated
School Assignments and Curriculum, 1927-1930 & Undated
Scrapbook
Given on Occasion of Wedding Anniversary and 40th Year of Ministry, March 6, 1928
Newspaper Clippings, Undated
box
3M323
Scrapbook
Newspaper Clippings, Undated of Humorous Newspaper Clippings, Undated
Sermons, 1833, 1904, 1936, 1951, Undated
Shorthand Notebooks
Nov., 1926 - April 15, 1927
May - Oct., 1927
box
3M324
Texas State Fed. of Temple Sisterhoods, Reports on Proceedings, 1941, 1946, 1947
Text of Initiation Ceremony into the Abrahamic Covenant, Undated
Themes, Essays, and Papers
1893-1946, undated



 

Personal Writings

box
3M325
Alteration of Will, Rabbi and Mrs. Henry Cohen, Oct. 9, 1934
Decision, Nov. 20, 1944
Draft
"David S. Kaufman", Undated
"Leo N. Levi - An Appreciation," Jan., 1904
"Mishna," Undated
"Notes on the Jews in Texas," ca. 1894
Drafts and Notes, "A Textbook of Jewish History," undated
Essays and Themes, 1892-1950, undated
box
3M326
Essays and Themes, undated
Lectures and Addresses
1885-1945, undated
Lectures & Addresses About Prisons,
1930, 1947, Undated
Manuscript
"Additional Notes on the Jews in Texas," ca. 1894
"A Brave Frontiersman," Undated
"Evolution of the Jewish Disability," Undated
"Galveston", Undated
"Henry Castro, Pioneer and Colonist", Undated
"The Hygiene and Medicine of the Talmud," ca. 1901
box
3M327
Manuscript
"Isaiah," Undated
"Leo N. Levi - An Appreciation," May 15, 1906
"Life of Benjamin Disraeli," Undated
"Mishna," Undated
"A Modern Maccabean," Undated
"Occasional Lapses Into Rhyme," Jan. 8, 1943
"Place of Women in Israel," Undated
"Settlement of the Jews in Texas," Undated
"Texas," Undated
"A Textbook of Jewish History," May, 1896
Untitled, Undated
Notes for Sermons
1842-1896
1897-1899
1900-1905
box
3M328
Notes for Sermons
1906-1910
1911-1917
1918-1923
1924-1928
1929-1931
1932-1935
box
3M329
Notes for Sermons
1936-1950, undated
box
3M330
Poetry
1878-1947, undated
Prayers
1896-1948, undated
Published Writings, 1895, 1896, 1901, 1910, 1912,
1914, 1943, Undated
Sermons, 1884-1885
box
3M331
Sermons, 1886-1888
box
3M332
Sermons
May - July, 1889
Aug. - Oct., 1889
Dec., 1889 - Jan., 1890
May - Dec., 1890
Jan. - March, 1891
box
3M333
Sermons
April - May, 1891
June - Oct., 1891
Nov., 1891 - Sept., 1892
Sept., - Dec., 1892
April - Sept., 1893
1923-1946
Undated
Fragments, Undated



 

Financial Records

box
3M334
Charities
Accounts of Donations
1897-1949
Undated
Balance Sheets, 1925-1951
Undated
Personal
Balance Sheets, 1915, 1916
Bank Notes, 1909-1916
Bill of Costs in Justice's Court, June, 1918
Bills Payable, 1891-1951, Undated
Bookstore Accounts, 1889-1947, Undated
Cancelled Checks
Nov., 1915 - Dec., 1918
1921 - March, 1934
April - July, 1934
August - Oct., 1934
box
3M335
Personal
Cancelled Checks
Nov. - Dec., 1934, 1935, 1938, 1941
Jan. - April, 1942
May - Sept., 1942
Oct. - Dec., 1942, 1943, 1944, 1946, 1947, 1948
Certificate of Exemption from P 11 Tax, 1925-1929
Checkbook, Record of Checks, 1915-1917
Film Rental Lease Agreement, March 3, 1923
Financial Accounts for Gus Feist Estate, Aug., 1926 - Nov., 1929
Income Tax Returns, Worksheets and Information, 1916-1919, 1946
Insurance Policies and Information, 1900, 1920, 1922, 1925, 1945
Miscellaneous Calculations, Undated
box
3M336
Personal
Notebook of Sales, 1952
Receipts
1865-1928
1929-1951, Undated
Records of Deposit, 1930-1932, 1934, 1942, Undated
Records of Dividends
1939-1940
1941-1942
Remittances, 1919, 1941, 1944-1946
Report on Examination of Ritchie and Cornell, July 22, 1916
Statements of Credits, 1932, 1939
Stock Market Investments, 1916, 1917, 1938



 

Clippings from Foreign Newspapers

box
3M336 Clippings from foreign newspapers



 

Oversize Items

box
4L452
Scrapbooks
Poetry, Cartoons, Jokes, Belonging to I. Lovenberg, Jr.
"In Our Town", To Mother, News Clippings, Letters, Photo Showing Harry's Activities as Publisher of Galveston Tribune, Approx. Jan. 8, 1924, Jan.-May, 1924
box
4L453
Scrapbooks
Newspaper Clippings, Poetry and Literary Compositions, 1904, 1908-1909
box
3S168
Miscellaneous
Certificates and honors; physical chart, Coat of Arms; Southwest Jewish Chronicle, mock-up front page of Galveston Tribune, 1902; March 1942, April 1943; March 6, 1922
box
2.116 OD/2
Miscellaneous
Hebrew Document
Galley Proofs:
Talmudic Sayings, 1910
Proceedings, 28th Annual Convention of Central Conference of American Rabbis, 1917
Communications Sent to Foreign Relations Committee, 1925
Program of Temple Society, Congregation B'Nai Israel, 1925-1926
B'Nai Brith, Annual Report, 1941
Jewish Prayers, undated
Readings from the Law and the Prophets, undated
Report of Committee on Resolutions, Central Conference of American Rabbis, undated
Unidentified, undated
box
2AA12 President Wilson and the Literacy Test for Immigrants



 

Photographs, 1880- ca. 1950
[290 photographic prints; 1 tintype; 1 photographic negative; 1 album; 1 souvenir viewbook]

Organization of Photographs
Organized into seven series: 1. Family photograph album; 2. Identified persons; 3. Unidentified persons; 4. Identified places; 5. Unidentified places; 6. Miscellaneous; 7. Oversized photoprints.
Scope and Contents of Photographs
Photographs collected by Rabbi Henry Cohen of Galveston, Texas, relate to his personal and professional life. Included are photographs of family and friends and Galveston scenes.
Index Terms for Photographs:
Cohen, Henry, 1863-1952--Pictorial works.
Cohen family--Pictorial works.
Galveston (Tex.)--History--Pictorial works.
Business enterprises--Texas--Galveston--Photographs
Monuments--Texas--Galveston--Photographs.
Synagogues--Texas--Galveston--Photographs.
Synagogues--Virgin Islands--Photographs.
box
3T110 Family Photograph Album, ca. 1875-1890
box
3Y15 Identified persons:
Cohen family:
Henry Cohen
Molly (Levy) Cohen
Cohen Children (Harry and Ruth)
Other family members
Other persons
box
3Y16 Unidentified persons
Identified places:
Austin home
Galveston:
Business
Home
Church
Texas Heroes Monument
Synagogue, Virgin Islands
Unidentified places
Miscellaneous
box
3S163 Oversized photos:
Cohen family
Group
box
3T403b Panoramic photo:
Order of B'nai B'rith at the Panama Pacific International Exposition, San Francisco, California, May 5, 1915



 

Postcards

box
3S117b Texas (alphabetical order by city)
Austin
Beaumont
Bryan
Dallas
Galveson
Houston
Kerrville
Mineral Wells
San Antonio
Other U.S. States:
Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
California
Los Angeles
box
3S118a San Francisco
Colorado
Connecticut
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Illinois
Chicago
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
New Orleans
Maine
Maryland
Massachusettes
Boston
Michigan
Minnesota
Mississippi
Missouri
St. Louis
Montana
Nebraska
New Hampshire
box
3S118b New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
New York City
North Carolina
Ohio
Cincinnati
Cleveland
Rhode Island
South Carolina
Tennessee
Utah
Virginia
Washington
Washington, D.C.
Wisconsin
Wyoming
Unknown locations
Countries:
Austria
box
3S118b Africa
Belgium
Canada
China
Cuba
Czechoslovakia
England
France
box
3S118c Germany
Holland
Italy
Jamaica
Japan
Mexico
Monaco
Norway
Panama
Canal Zone
Puerto Rico
Spain
Switzerland
U.S.S.R.
Jerusalem, Israel, Tel-Aviv, Palestine
Constantinople
Miscellaneous countries and unknown
Holidays:
Christmas
Easter
New Years
box
3S118d Passover
St. Patrick's Day
Thanksgiving
Valentine's Day
Subjects:
Animals
Baseball
Florals
German-Jewish drawings
Humorous
Indians
Landscapes
Patriotic/Battles
People
Children
Men
box
3S118d Women
Groups/couples
Religious
Text
Transportation
Airplanes
Boats/ships
Miscellaneous