Collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use. Boxes that cannot be paged directly from this catalog record must be paged through the special collections public service desk.
Materials include curricula, newsletters, instruction books, song books, school board minutes, photographs, newsclippings, memoirs, ephemera and correspondence. Accession 2011-166 (8.5 manuscript boxes) contains correspondence about the collection.
Gift of many donors, 1994-1998, and of the Friends of the Secular Yiddish Schools in North America collection, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2006, 2007, and 2008. Gift of Gella Schweid Fishman, 2011, accession 2011-166.
A collection formed by the efforts of Gella Schweid Fishman with support from The Friends of the Secular Yiddish Schools in North America (SYSNA).
Searchable database and unpublished finding aid available in Special Collections Reading Room and online. Material from 2008 (3 linear ft.) are not yet in the data base.