Re: Orphanage in Newark, NJ 1943 #usa #france


Sherri Bobish
 


Hi Aliza,

There is info on some records of orphanages in Newark, NJ here:
http://nap.rutgers.edu/collection.php?id=779&type=coll&s=0&search=&stype=keyword&subject[]=Poverty%20/%20Philanthropy%20/%20Charities
Newark Archives Project
  Sponsored by the Newark History Society and Rutgers University-Newark

And, this:

The Hebrew Orphanage & Sheltering Home in the Late 1940s
http://newarkmemories.com/memories/8.php

And, "This building is now a mosque, but it used to be a Jewish orphanage called the Hebrew Sheltering Home (there was another orphanage with the same name in the North Ward)."
http://www.newarkhistory.com/chancellorave.html

Good luck in your search,

Sherri Bobish
Princeton, NJ

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