New Light Congregation (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
New Light Congregation building committee photograph
Black and white photograph showing six men sitting on construction equipment in front of building. Label taped onto photograph reads, "Spring 1970: Jules Karpas, Sam Feldman, Bill Weiss, Elkin Avner (designed new sanctuary), Rabbi Pinchus Miller, Pres. Nate Landy."
Congregation Oher Chodosh 25th anniversary banquet photograph
Sepia-tone photograph showing large group of people in a banquet hall decorated with streamers, Stars of David, and American flags. Text at bottom reads "The 25th Anniversary banquet of the Congregation 'Oher Chodosh Anshe Romanian' February 26, 1928 Pittsburgh Pa." Original photograph is creased in several places and missing one corner.
New Light Congregation charter (1909)
Photocopied legal document. Typed with embossed seal and some handwritten annotations, 12 pages.
New Light Congregation bylaws (1931)
Small saddle-stitched booklet with large wine stain across cover, 37 pages.
New Light Sisterhood Book of Life
Large bound volume. Cover features gold writing embossed onto white leather and reads, "Book of Life, New Light Sisterhood, Donated By Mr. and Mrs. Harold Marcus in memory of Herman L. Katz." Interior pages contain handwritten messages in calligraphy.
New Light Congregation Sunday Morning Service photograph
Color photograph showing 13 people standing on either side of two Torah scrolls. Many of the men are wearing prayer shawls.
New Light Congregation Israel Day Parade photograph
Color photograph showing six children holding a banner that reads, "New Light Congregation." People in the background are wearing matching shirts from the congregation.
New Light Congregation banquet photograph
Black and white photograph showing large group of people in a banquet hall. Label taped onto photograph reads, "1955."
New Light Congregation Torah Scroll Procession photograph
Black and white photograph showing four men holding Torah scrolls, alongside fifth man and boy. Label taped to photograph reads, "________, __________, Elovitz brothers, Dr. Weisberg."
Bess and Rose Velgich photograph
Black and white photograph showing two young women standing before the iron gates of a synagogue. Label taped onto photograph reads, "Bess & Rose Velgich in front of Oir Chodosh 1945." Original photograph has pinked edges and dried tape.
New Light Congregation sanctuary dedication invitation
Single page, folded. Cover features illustration of sanctuary addition of New Light Congregation synagogue. Interior includes text of invitation in cursive font.
New Light Congregation stationery (2)
Page of blank stationery. Blue printing on white paper. Header features illustration of New Light Congregation synagogue. Left-hand margin lists officers of the congregation and contact information for the congregation.
New Light Congregation stationery (1)
Page of blank stationery. Navy blue printing on white paper. Header read, "Congregation Oher Chodosh 79-81 Roberts Street, Pittsburgh, Pa. 195_."