Miscellaneous Tid-Bits of the Jewish Community In NYC 1918 Part II
 

 

Jewish Clubs in New York City 1918

Benserimer Social Club: 63 Ludlow Street.

The Century Club : Landers Rd., Westchester.

City Athletic Club: 48 W. 54th St.

Columbia Club: 2306 Broadway.

Comrade Social Club: 41 West 124th Street.

Criterion Club: 683 Fifth Avenue.

Equal American Social Club: Laurel Garden, 95 E. 116th St.

Fairview Country Club: Saw Mill River Rd.

Far Rockaway Club: Far Rockaway, L.I.

Freundschaft Society: 105 W. 57th Street.

Garnet Club: 209 E. Broadway

Harmonie Club: 10 East 60th St.

Heights Social Club: 740 Riverside Drive.

Inwood Country Club: Inwood, L.I.

Manhattan Club: 83-85 Forsyth Street.

North Shore Country Club: (Country Club of the Harmonie Club) Glen Head, L.I.

Ocean Country Club: Far Rockaway, L.I.

Progress Club: 88th Street and Central Park West.

Vigilant Club: 1 West 121 st St.

Woodmere Club, Meadow Drive, Woodmere, L.I

 

Free Burial Societies

Manhattan

Agudath Achim Chesed Shei Emeth (Hebrew Free Burial Society), 245 Grand St.Organized in 1888. Burial plots in Mt. Richmond Cemetery, S.I.; Silver Lake Cemetery, Stapleton, S.I.; Bay Side Cemetery, Woodhaven, L.I. Total area: 35 acres.

Austro-Hungarian Hebrew Free Burial Ass'n. 172 Norfolk St.Organized in 1889. Burial plots in Washington Cemetery, Brooklyn; Riverside Cemetery, Hackensack, N.J. Total area: 2 acres.

Yorkville Branch: 1528 2nd Ave.

Harlem Branch: 11 E. 106th St.

Bronx Branch: 470 E. 141st Street.

Hebrew Free Burial Ass'n (and Israel Orphan Asylum). 274-280 2nd St. Organized in 1902. Burial plots in Mt. Zion Cemetery, Maspeth, L.I.; Montefiore Cemetery, Springfield, L.I.

Hebrew Free Burial Society (see Agudath Achim Chesed Shei Emeth).

Brooklyn

Chesed Shel Emeth of Brownsville (Free Burial Ass'n of Brownsville). 424 Sackman St. Organized in 1887. Burial plots in Montefiore Cemetery, Springfield, L.I. Total area: 60 lots.

Free Burial Ass'n of Brownsville (see Chesed Shel Emeth of Brownsville).

Hebrew Free Burial Society: 101 Varet St. Organized in 1898. Burial plots in Washington Cemetery, Brooklyn; Mt. Judah Cemetery, Brooklyn; Montefiore Cemetery, Springfield, L.I. Total area: 244 lots.

Ladies' Aid Society Chesed Shel Emeth: 386 Van Sicklen Ave.

List of Jewish Parochial Schools

Rabbi Jacob Joseph School: 165-7 Henry St. Talmudical School organized in 1901, giving instruction both in Jewish and in Secular subjects.

Talmudical Institute of Harlem: 56 West 114th St. Parochial School, teaching Jewish and public school subjects.

Yeshivath Rabbi Chaim Berlin: 1899 Prospect Pl., Brooklyn. Parochial school, teaching Jewish and public school subjects, organized in 1912.

Yeshibath Etz Chaim (See Rabbinical College)

List of Young Men's Hebrew Associations

Young Men's Hebrew Ass'n of the Bronx: 1261-1263 Franklin Ave., established and incorporated 1909.

Young Men's Hebrew Ass'n of Brooklyn: 345 Ninth Street, Brooklyn. Incorporated 1907. Supported by Brooklyn Federation of Jewish Charities.

Young Men's Hebrew Ass'n of Brownsville: 461 Rockaway Ave., Brooklyn. Established in 1911. Incorporated 1912.

Jamaica Young Folks' Hebrew Association: 96 Union Ave.

Rockaway Beach Y.M.H.A., care of Temple Israel.

The Young Men's Hebrew Ass'n of Harlem: 12 E. 119th St. Established in 1915.

Young Men's Hebrew Ass'n of Washington heights: 2005 Amsterdam Avenue. Established in 1916. Incorporated in 1917.

Young Men's Hebrew Ass'n of Williamsburg: 164 Clymer St. Brooklyn, New York. Established in 1909. Incorporated in 1910.

West Side Young Men's Hebrew Ass'n: 462 8th Ave. Established 1913.

Young Women's Hebrew Associations

Young Women's Hebrew Ass'n of Brooklyn: 374 7th St. Brooklyn. Established and incorporated in 1916.

Young Women's Hebrew Ass'n of Brownsville: 63 Liberty Avenue, Brooklyn. Established in 1914.

Y.W.H.A. of Washington Heights, 2005 Amsterdam Ave.

West Side Young Women's Hebrew Ass'n: 462 8th Ave. Established in 1914.

List of Social and Literary Societies

American Literary Social Club: 108 E. 112th Street. Organized in 1914.

Archer Club: 41 West 124th St. Organized in 1912. Membership 26.

Auburn Social Club, Inc.: 357 So. 2nd St., Brooklyn. Organized in 1910.

Beaver Club, Inc., 81 West 118th St. Organized in 1912. Membership 50.

Coney Island Hebrew Ass'n: Sea Side Walk, Coney Island. Organized in 1909. Membership 135.

East Side Neighborhood Club: 137 Henry St. Organized in 1915. Membership 125.

Edward Clark Club: 73 Cannon St. Organized in 1909. Membership 100.

Iona Social Club Inc.,135 Henry St. Organized in 1915. membership 57.

Ivory Social Club: 96 Clinton St. Organized in 1914. Membership 30.

Karl Marx Publishing Society: 175 E. Broadway.

Keystone Club: 41 W. 124th St. Organized in 1908. Membership 25.

Klimbers Klub, Inc. 20 W. 115th Street. Organized in 1912. membership 45.

Kropotkin Literary Society: 250 East Broadway.

Literary Dramatic Club: 9 Thatford Ave., Brooklyn. Organized in 1915. membership 50.

Royal A.C. of Harlem Inc.,: 58 W. 113th St. Organized in 1911. membership: 56.

Smargoner Self Culture Club: 135 Henry St. Organized in 1915. membership 45.

Solax Club Inc.,: 232 E. Broadway. Organized in 1912. membership 85.

Sephardim Social Club: 64 Rivington St. Organized in 1916. membership 80.

Star Kulibilater Young Friends Social Club: Organized in 1916. membership 60.

Tyron Club, Inc.,: 7 W. 120th St. Organized in 1916. membership 30.

United Dramatic and Musical Club: 138 2nd Ave. Organized in 1914.

Yorkville Brotherhood Aid Society: 103 W. 116th St. Organized in 1905. membership 130.

Young Friends Political league: 21 Montgomery St. Organized in 1916. membership 35.

 

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Article Name: Miscellaneous Tid-Bits of the Jewish Community In NYC 1918 Part II
Researcher/Transcriber Miriam Medina

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BIBLIOGRAPHY: The Jewish Communal Register of NYC 1917-1918. Edited & published by Kehillah (Jewish Community of NYC) Copyright: 1918. Lipshitz Press 80 Lafayette Street New York, New York.  MOA
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