+ Photos Only + Advanced Search
Printer-friendly Printer-friendly

Glinianer Young Men's Benevolent Association

Title: Glinianer Young Men's Benevolent Association
Inclusive Dates: 1926-2002
ID: RG 1878
expand icon Administrative/Biographical History
Founded in New York on November 22, 1900, by immigrants from Glinyany (Glina, Glinah, Gline, Gliniany), then in the Austrian Empire. Provided relief and financial aid to sick and distressed members, and a free loan fund during the Depression. Helped defray burial costs. Maintained cemetery plots. Donated to various Jewish causes and institutions, including the United Jewish Appeal, the Jewish National Fund, the Joint Distribution Committee, Histadruth, and the Denver Sanatorium. Society used the Beth David and Mt. Zion cemeteries in Long Island and Queens, NY.
expand icon Administrative Information
Access Notes: YIVO Archives collections are open to researchers only by appointment with an archivist. To inquire about papers and records, write to Chief Archivist, archives@yivo.cjh.org. To inquire about photographs and films, write to Photo and Film Archivist at Photofilm@yivo.cjh.org. To inquire about sound recordings, write to Sound Archivist, lsklamberg@yivo.cjh.org. For art works and artifacts, write to Chief Archivist at archives@yivo.cjh.org.
Rights: YIVO owns the compilation of content that is posted on this website, which consists of text, images, and/or audio, and video. However, YIVO does not necessarily own each component of the compilation. Some content is in the public domain and some content is protected by third party rights. It is the user's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other use restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in YIVO websites.

The materials on this web site may be used for personal, research and educational purposes only. Publication (including posting on the Internet and online exhibitions) or any other use without prior authorization is prohibited. Please visit https://www.yivo.org/Rights-Reproductions for more information about use of materials from this website.

YIVO has employed due diligence in seeking to identify copyright holders of the materials in this compilation. We invite any copyright owners who are not properly identified to contact us at yivomail@yivo.cjh.org.

Acquisition Note: New York State Department of Insurance; Acc. 7/09
Collection Material Type: Official Records
© 2013 YIVO Institute for Jewish Research Terms of Use Privacy Policy

Archive powered by Archon Version 3.14
Copyright © 2011 The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign