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Machine-readable finding aid created by Shannon Struble in July 2018. Finding aid was encoded by Shannon Struble and Lindsay Sprechman in August 2018 and February 2019. Description is in English.
Page 1 of the HFLA's meeting minutes.
The Hebrew Free Loan Association (HFLA) was formed circa 1935 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts to offer interest-free loans to dues-paying members of the organization in need of temporary financial relief.
Materials from this collection
Scope and Content Note
The records of the Hebrew Free Loan Association of Pittsfield, Massachusetts consist of two bound ledgers. One contains minutes from meetings of the officers held between 1944 and 1964, including a list of rules and by-laws put forward by a committee formed to develop the same. The other ledger contains a list of account holders and their transactions between 1949 and 1970.
The collection is arranged into a a single series as follows:
- Series I: Hebrew Free Loan Association (Pittsfield, Mass.) Records, undated, 1940-1970
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Published citations should take the following form:
Identification of item, date (if known); Hebrew Free Loan Association (Pittsfield, Mass.) Records; I-205; box number; folder number; Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center at NEHGS, Boston, Mass.
Donated by Rabbi Arthur D. Rulnick, May 1982
This collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.
Series I: Hebrew Free Loan Association (Pittsfield, Mass.), undated, 1940-1970
Scope and Content:
See Collection Scope and Content Note.
|1||1||Constitution, Bylaws, and Minutes||undated, 1949-1970|