Iran

Original material

Files of the Alliance Israélite Universelle schools in Hamadan (1900-1968), including material on Broujed, Garous, Kermanshah, Neharand, Seneh, Touserkan (1938-1946); Isfahan (1903-1960); Teheran (1900-1958) and Yazd (1920-1960); assorted documents, mostly ketubot, from Yazd.

 

Microfilms

Correspondence files of the Alliance Israélite Universelle head office in Paris relating to Alliance schools in Iran and the general situation of the Jews there (1888-1940); a file on Ozar Hatora activities in Teheran (1943-1962); letters from Persian communities to the Chacham Bashi [Chief Rabbi] in Turkey (19th-20th centuries); files from the German Foreign Office on Iranian Jewry (1911-1917).