Original material

Private documents (19th-20th centuries).



Correspondence files from the Alliance Israélite Universelle (AIU) head office in Paris, relating to Alliance schools and the general situation of the Jews there (1863-1940); letters from Syrian communities to the Chacham Bashi [Chief Rabbi] in Turkey (19th-20th centuries); files from the German Foreign Office on Syrian Jewry (1914-1919).