Bibliography of

North American Jewish Community Books



  1. A light in the prairie: Temple Emanu-El of Dallas, 1872-1997 Gerry Cristol, Fort Worth, TX, Texas Christian University, 1998
  2. A six year history of the Jewish Community Council of Metropolitan Houston; a chronicle of community organization and accomplishment Houston, TX, The Jewish Community Council of Metropolitan Houston, 1943
  3. A social and demographic survey of the Jewish community of Houston, Texas Sam Schulman, David Gottlieb, Sheila Sheinberg, in collaboration with the Demographic Study Committee; sponsored by the Jewish Community Council of Metropolitan Houston, inc, Houston, TX, The Committee, 1976
  4. Beth-El Congregation, Fort Worth, Texas, Centennial: 1902 - 2002 Hollace Ava Weiner, Fort Worth, Beth-El Congregation, 2002
  5. Dallas Jewish genealogical guide resources for doing Jewish genealogy distant from major research centers   David A. Chapin, Dallas, TX, Dallas Jewish Historical Society, 1993
  6. Deep in the heart: the lives and legends of Texas Jews: a photographic history Ruthe Winegarten and Cathy Schechter; Jimmy Kessler, consulting editor, Austin, TX, Eakin Press, 1990
  7. El Paso merchant and civic leader from the 1880's through the Mweinerexican revolution Research and annotations by Floyd S. Fierman, El Paso, TX, Texas Western College Press 1965
  8. Galveston, Ellis Island of the West Bernard Marinbach, Albany, NY, State University of New York Press, 1983
  9. In Jewish Texas: a family memoir Stanley E. Ely, Fort Worth, TX, Texas Christian University Press, 1998
  10. Jewish Stars in Texas: Rabbis and Their Work Hollace Ava Weiner, College Station, TX, A & M University Press, 1999
  11. Oleander odyssey: the Kempners of Galveston, Texas, 1854-1980s Harold M. Hyman, College Station, TX, Texas A & M University Press, 1990
  12. One Hundred Years of Jewry in Texas - Description of the Jewish Exhibit in the Hall of Religion. Texas Centennial Exposition 1836-1936 Henry Cohen, David Lefkowitz, and Ephraim Frisch, 1936.
  13. Pioneer Jewish Texans: their impact on Texas and American history for four hundred years, 1590-1990 Natalie Ornish. Dallas, TX, Texas Heritage Press, 1989
  14. Pioneer Jews - A New Life in the Far West Harriet and Fred Rochlin, Houghton Miflin Co., Boston, MA, 1984
  15. Pioneer Jews of Waco Mordecai Podet, Waco, TX, M. Podet, 1986
  16. Settlement of the Jews in Texas Henry Cohen, Baltimore, MD, 1894
  17. Some Early Jewish Settlers on the Southwestern Fronier Floyd S. Fierman, TX, Texas Western Press, 1960
  18. Texas Jewish burials, alphabetically by name compiled and edited by Gertrude M. and Donald L. Teter, Austin, TX, Texas Jewish Historical Society, 1997
  19. The Centenary History of Congregation Beth Israel of Houston, Texas, 1854-1954 Ann Nathan Cohen, Houston, TX, 1954
  20. The Jewish Texans San Antonio, TX, University of Texas at San Antonio, Institute of Texan Cultures, 1974
  21. The Jews in Texas Rev. Henry Cohen, Pub of Am Jewish Hist. Soc., 1895
  22. The Jews of Houston: an ethnographic study Elaine H. Maas, New York, NY, AMS Press, 1989
  23. The Levin years, a golden era--1929-1951 Dallas, Texas, Hebrew School of Dallas and its extended activities - conceived, written, and compiled by Ginger Chesnick Jacobs, Dallas, TX, G. C. Jacobs in cooperation with the Dallas Jewish Historical Society, 1989
  24. The Schwartz family of El Paso: the story of a pioneer Jewish family in the Southwest Floyd S. Fierman, El Paso, TX, Texas Western Press, 1980