Lasker, Bruno, 1880-1965

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Social researcher; sociologist.

From the description of Reminiscences of Bruno Lasker : oral history, 1956. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309736528

Social researcher, sociologist.

From the description of Bruno Lasker papers, [ca. 1934-1941]. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63937703

BIOGHIST REQUIRED Writer, social worker. Lasker was born in Hamburg, Germany, July 21, 1880, resided in England, 1901-1914, coming to the United States in 1914. In England he was employed in social reform movements, being closely associated with B. Seebohm Rowntree and David Lloyd-George. After coming to the U.S., Lasker was active in New York City social work at the Henry Street Settlement and on various committees appointed by the Mayor. He was associate editor of the SURVEY MAGAZINE, 1917-1923, and was associated with THE INQUIRY of World War I and the Institute of Pacific Relations. He travelled extensively for the Institute in the Far East, studying social, economic, educational, and cultural conditions and relations with the West.

From the guide to the Bruno Lasker Papers, [ca. 1923]-1951., (Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library, )

Writer, social worker.

Lasker was born in Hamburg, Germany, July 21, 1880, resided in England, 1901-1914, coming to the United States in 1914. In England he was employed in social reform movements, being closely associated with B. Seebohm Rowntree and David Lloyd-George. After coming to the U.S., Lasker was active in New York City social work at the Henry Street Settlement and on various committees appointed by the Mayor. He was associate editor of the SURVEY MAGAZINE, 1917-1923, and was associated with THE INQUIRY of World War I and the Institute of Pacific Relations. He travelled extensively for the Institute in the Far East, studying social, economic, educational, and cultural conditions and relations with the West.

From the description of Bruno Lasker papers, [ca. 1923]-1951. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 506124416

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creatorOf Bruno Lasker Papers, [ca. 1923]-1951. Columbia University. Rare Book an Manuscript Library
referencedIn John Collier papers, 1910-1987 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Lasker, Bruno, 1880-1965. Correspondence, 1920, from Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Huntington, Ellsworth, 1876-1947. Ellsworth Huntington papers, 1779-1953 (inclusive), 1890-1947 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Lasker, Bruno, 1880-1965. Bruno Lasker papers, [ca. 1923]-1951. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Hart, Joseph Kinmont, 1876-1949. Letters, 1920-1951, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Keesing, Felix Maxwell, 1902-1961. Felix M. Keesing papers, 1926-1941. University of Hawaii at Manoa, Hamilton Library
creatorOf Carnegie Council on Ethics & International Affairs. Carnegie Council on Ethics & International Affairs records, 1914-1996. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Collier, John, 1884-1968. John Collier papers, 1910-1987 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Papers of Ida Pruitt, 1850s-1992 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn John Collier papers Yale University Library
creatorOf Lasker, Bruno, 1880-1965. Letter, 1924, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Paul Blanshard Papers, 1912-1979 Bentley Historica Library University of Michigan
referencedIn Woodbridge Bingham Papers, 1876-1986 Bancroft Library
referencedIn Ellsworth Huntington papers, 1779-1952, 1890-1947 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Lasker, Bruno, 1880-1965. Bruno Lasker papers, [ca. 1934-1941]. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Lasker, Bruno, 1880-1965. Reminiscences of Bruno Lasker : oral history, 1956. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Brenner, Ann Reed. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1923-1937. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Institute of Pacific Relations. Institute of Pacific Relations records, 1922-1959. University of Hawaii at Manoa, Hamilton Library
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correspondedWith Bingham, Woodbridge. person
associatedWith Blanshard, Paul, 1892- person
associatedWith Carnegie Council on Ethics & International Affairs. corporateBody
associatedWith Collier, John, 1884-1968. person
associatedWith Henry Street Settlement (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Huntington, Ellsworth, 1876-1947. person
associatedWith Institute of Pacific Relations. corporateBody
correspondedWith Keesing, Felix Maxwell, 1902-1961. person
associatedWith Lloyd George, David, 1863-1945. person
correspondedWith Pruitt, Ida person
associatedWith Rowntree, B. Seebohm (Benjamin Seebohm), 1871-1954. person
associatedWith Starr, Louis Morris, 1917-1980, person
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England
East Asia
East Asia
China
Southeast Asia
New York (State)--New York
Indonesia
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Social problems--New York (State)--New York
Social problems--England
World politics
Sociologists
Social settlements
Agriculture
Sociologists--Interviews
Social problems
Social workers--Interviews
Social service--New York (State)--New York
Education
Prophecies (Occultism)
Social service
Education East Asia
Prophecies
Occupation
Authors
Social workers
Editors
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Birth 1880

Death 1965

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