Lilienthal, Alfred M.

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American anti-Zionist author; editor and publisher, Middle East Perspective, 1968-1985.

From the description of Alfred M. Lilienthal papers, 1936-1999. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754871940

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:

  • 1913, December 25: Born, New York City
  • 1934: B.A. Cornell University
  • 1938: LL.B. Columbia University Admitted to New York Bar
  • 1939 - 1941 : With Bennet, House and Counts, New York City
  • 1940: President, Republican First Voters League
  • 1941: Fusion party candidate for New York City Council Actively opposed American Youth Congress
  • 1942 - 43, 1945 : With the State Department, Division of Defense Materials
  • 1943 - 1945 : Served with the U.S. Army in the Middle East
  • 1945: Consultant to the U.S. Delegation at the United Nations Conference on International Organization, San Francisco
  • 1947 - 1950 : In administrative practice
  • 1947 - 1952 : Counsel, American Council for Judaism, Washington Chapter
  • 1949 - 1950 : Secretary, Holyland Emergency Liaison Program, Inc. (H.E.L.P.)
  • 1951 - : Lecturer; TV and radio commentator; author of magazine articles and syndicated newspieces; frequent traveller to the Middle East
  • 1953: Author, What Price Israel?
  • 1956: Founder and chairman, National Committee for Security and Justice in the Middle East
  • 1957: Author, There Goes the Middle East
  • 1958, April - 1958 August : Middle East columnist, Nashville Banner (Tennessee) and Arizona Daily Star
  • 1958 - 1959 : Assistant photographer and editor, 16mm documentary color film "The Turbulent Middle East," for lecture use, 1959-1973
  • 1960 - 1965 : Founder and counsel, American Arab Association for Commerce and Industry
  • 1965: Author, The Other Side of the Coin
  • 1968 - 1985 : Editor and publisher of the monthly newsletter Middle East Perspective
  • 1969: J.D. Columbia University
  • 1976 - 1977 : Political columnist, daily Al Qabas, Kuwait
  • 1978: Author, The Zionist Connection

From the guide to the Alfred M. Lilienthal Papers, 1936-1997, (Hoover Institution Archives)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Gore Vidal papers, 1850-2020 (inclusive), 1936-2008 (bulk) Houghton Library
creatorOf Alfred M. Lilienthal Papers, 1936-1997 Hoover Institution Archives
referencedIn Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966. William Ernest Hocking Papers, 1860-1979 Houghton Library
referencedIn Childs, J. Rives (James Rives), 1893-1987. Papers of J. Rives Childs 1973-1979 University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn J. B. Matthews Papers, 1862-1986 and undated David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Hand, Learned, 1872-1961. Papers, 1840-1961 Harvard Law School Library Langdell Hall Cambridge, MA 02138
referencedIn Republican Party (Nev.). Republican Party, Nev., records, 1876-1972. Nevada State Historical Society
referencedIn Dorothy Thompson Papers, 1914-1961, 1940-1961 Syracuse University. Library. Special Collections Research Center
creatorOf Lilienthal, Alfred M. Alfred M. Lilienthal papers, 1936-1999. Stanford University, Hoover Institution Library
creatorOf Hadawi, Sami. Miscellaneous papers & publications, 1960-1997. Bridgewater College, Alexander Mack Library
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associatedWith Childs, J. Rives (James Rives), 1893-1987. person
associatedWith Hadawi, Sami. person
associatedWith Hand, Learned, 1872-1961 person
correspondedWith Hocking, William Ernest, 1873-1966 person
associatedWith Matthews, J. B. (Joseph Brown), 1894-1966 person
correspondedWith Republican Party (Nev.) corporateBody
associatedWith Thompson, Dorothy, 1893-1961 person
associatedWith Vidal, Gore, 1925- person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Israel
Middle East
Israel
United States
Middle East
Subject
Zionism
Jewish--Arab relations
Occupation
Journalists
Activity

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Birth 1913-12-25

Death 2008-10-06

Arabic,

English

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