[Sample Jewish Marriage Certificate] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Sample Jewish Marriage Certificate]

Creator

  • Author: Rabbinical Assembly
    Creator Type: Organization
    Creator Info: New York

Contributor

  • Artist: Kremer, Jonathan
    Contributor Type: Personal

Date

  • Creation: 1990

Language

  • Hebrew
  • English

Description

  • Physical Description: 1 p. : col. ill. ; 43 x 57 cm.
  • Content 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).

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Religion - Denominations - Jewish
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Religion - Churches - Congregations
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Government and Law - Vital Records - Marriages
  • Keyword: Jewish communities
  • Keyword: Ahavath Sholom

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Tarrant County - Fort Worth
  • Coverage Date: 1990

Collection

  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2010
    Code: SG10

Institution

  • Name: Fort Worth Jewish Archives
    Code: FWJA

Resource Type

  • Text

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: FWJA-CAS-Ketubot-000-001

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