Iraq

Original material

Assorted personal documents, such as ketubot.

 

Microfilms

Correspondence files of the Alliance Israélite Universelle head office in Paris relating to Alliance schools in Iraq and the general situation of the Jews there (1864-1939); letters from Iraqi communities to the Chacham Bashi [Chief Rabbi] in Turkey (19th-20th centuries), including letters from Rabbi Yosef Chaim (Ben Ish Chai).