The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives

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The American Jewish Archives (AJA) was founded by Dr. Jacob Rader Marcus (1896-1995), former graduate and professor at the Hebrew Union College. For over a half century, the American Jewish Archives has been preserving American Jewish history and imparting it to the next generation. Dr. Marcus directed the American Jewish Archives for forty-eight years until his death at which time the AJA’s name became The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives.
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referencedIn Documents in the Weizmann Archives Donated by the American Jewish Archives in Cincinnati, OH, 1945-1952 Harry S. Truman Library
creatorOf American Jewish Tercentenary Committee. Papers regarding the American Jewish Tercentenary [electronic resource], 1949-1956 1952-1955. Université d’Ottawa, University of Ottawa
referencedIn Nahum Sabsay papers, 1924-1969. Houghton Library
creatorOf American Jewish Archives. American Jewish Archives collection on Georgia history, 1727-1779. Georgia Historical Society
referencedIn Marcus, Jacob Rader, 1896-1995. Papers, 1910-1995. The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives
referencedIn Burdman-Levy archival expedition records, 1962 July-Aug. The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives
creatorOf Kahn, Etta. Kahn and Silbernagel family papers, 1887, 1904 and undated. The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives
referencedIn American Jewish Archives film inventory, 2003. The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives
referencedIn Robert and Jessie Bloom Papers, 1897-1980. The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives
referencedIn Records Compiled by Nathan Reingold Relating to American Jewish History Resources, 1957 - 1958 United States. National Archives and Records Administration
referencedIn Papers, 1944-1981. Houghton Library
creatorOf American Jewish Archives. American Jewish Archives Collection, 1889-1980. University of Alaska Fairbanks, Elmer E. Rasmuson Library
creatorOf American Jewish Archives. American Jewish Archives records 1990 Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania, Heinz History Center Detre Library and Archives
referencedIn Ginsburg, Ruth Bader, 1933-. Ruth Bader Ginsburg letter and speech, 2005 Jan. 6 and 2004. The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives
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associatedWith American Jewish Tercentenary Committee. corporateBody
associatedWith Bloom, Jessie S., 1887-1980. person
associatedWith Bloom, Robert L., 1878-1974. person
associatedWith Ginsburg, Ruth Bader, 1933- person
associatedWith Ginsburg, Ruth Bader, 1933- person
associatedWith Hebrew Union College corporateBody
associatedWith Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion corporateBody
foundedBy Marcus, Jacob Rader, 1896-1995 person
foundedBy Marcus, Jacob Rader, 1896-1995. person
associatedWith Minis, Philip, d. 1789. person
associatedWith Oglethorpe, James Edward, 1696-1785. person
correspondedWith Sabsay, Nahum, 1890- person
correspondedWith Sissman, L. E., 1928-1976 person
employerOf Zola, Gary Phillip person
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Cincinnati OH US
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