The Congregation K'nesseth Israel records contain scrapbooks, news clippings, newsletters, Hadassah meeting minutes, administrative records, guest books, yearbooks, videos, and memorabilia ranging from 1950 to 2018, which document the history of the congregation.

For more information about the collection please contact staff at the Woodson Research Center at 713-348-2586 or woodson@rice.edu.

Permission to publish from the Congregation K'nesseth Israel records must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Rice University (woodson@rice.edu).

Recent Submissions

  • Baytown Jewish Community News, May 2015 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2015-05)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, February 2015 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2015-02)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, June-July 2013 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2013-07)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, April 2013 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2013-04)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, February 2013 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2013-02)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, June-July 2012 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2012-07)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, May 2012 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2012-05)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, April 2012 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2012-04)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, February 2012 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2012-02)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, January 2012 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2012-01)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, September 2011 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2011-09)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, June-July 2011 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2011-07)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, May 2011 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2011-05)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, April 2011 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2011-04)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, March 2011 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2011-03)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, February 2011 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2011-02)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, January 2011 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2011-01)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, December 2010 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2010-12)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, November 2010 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2010-11)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...
  • Baytown Jewish Community News, October 2010 

    Congregation K'nesseth Israel (2010-10)
    By 1920, Jewish families that had migrated to the Baytown area during the oil boom in the early twentieth century rented a building to use as a place of worship. In the fall of 1928, Congregation K’nesseth Israel was ...

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