[Sample Jewish Marriage Certificate]

Description:

Sample marriage certificate (called a Ketubah) presented to couples married at the Congregation Ahavath Sholom in Fort Worth, Texas as of 1990. The certificate includes three panels. On the far left, text primarily in English describes the vows of marriage. In the center, the main text of the certificate is in Hebrew with blanks for specific information; the text is surrounded by illustrations of plants and crops. On the far right there are lines for names and signatures of participants and witnesses. This form was designed by the Rabbinical Assembly (an organization of American Conservative rabbis).

Creator(s): Rabbinical Assembly
Location(s): United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Creation Date: 1990  
Partner(s):
Fort Worth Jewish Archives
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Usage:
Total Uses: 682
Past 30 days: 33
Yesterday: 1
Creator (Author):
Date(s):
  • Creation: 1990
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
Date
1990  
Description:

Sample marriage certificate (called a Ketubah) presented to couples married at the Congregation Ahavath Sholom in Fort Worth, Texas as of 1990. The certificate includes three panels. On the far left, text primarily in English describes the vows of marriage. In the center, the main text of the certificate is in Hebrew with blanks for specific information; the text is surrounded by illustrations of plants and crops. On the far right there are lines for names and signatures of participants and witnesses. This form was designed by the Rabbinical Assembly (an organization of American Conservative rabbis).

Physical Description:

1 p. : col. ill. ; 43 x 57 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Jewish communities | Ahavath Sholom
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Fort Worth Jewish Archives
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2010
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: FWJA-CAS-Ketubot-000-001
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth117175
Resource Type: Text
Format: Text