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Item ID   156770    
Open more fields Accession Number   BANC MSS 2010.693 similar items
Open more fields Other Number   WJHC 1982.007 AR1 (legacy) similar items
·  Number   WJHC 1982.007 AR1 similar items
·  Type   legacy similar items
Level of description   Collection similar items
Open more fields Author/Creator Helen Motto similar items
Title   Helen Motto papers similar items
Filing Title   Motto (Helen) papers similar items
Open more fields Date Created   1930-1972 similar items
Extent and Quantity   1 box (.4 linear feet) similar items
Biographical History   Helen Motto was born in Warsaw, Poland and immigrated to the United States as a child. She married Jacob Motto and moved to Santa Barbara in 1923. In time, she became a central figure in that city's Jewish religious, philanthropic, and cultural life. She was active in the National Council of Jewish Women, the sisterhood of Santa Barbara's B'nai B'rith Congregation, and Hadassah. similar items
Scope and Content   The collection consists of personal and organizational correspondence; a scrapbook that chronicles Motto's many organizational involvements; a manuscript called "History and Development of the Jewish Community of Santa Barbara, 1923-1969," written by Motto; and papers that document Motto's work with refugee resettlement between 1945 and 1950. similar items
Link to this Item   http://magnesalm.org/notebook_fext.asp?site=magnes&book=156770 similar items
Link to UC Berkeley OskiCat   http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18332957~S1    
Link to Magnes.org   http://www.magnes.org/collections/archives/western-jewish-americana/motto-helen-papers-1930-1972    
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