Freehof, Solomon Bennett, 1892-1990

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Dr. Solomon B. Freehof was born in London in 1892 and at the age of eleven came to America. He settled in Cincinnati and was ordained in 1915. He settled in Pittsburgh in 1934 and was rabbi for the Rodef Shalom Congregation in Squirrel Hill.

From the description of Solomon B. Freehof papers 1931-1986. (Historical Society of W Pennsylvania). WorldCat record id: 48861300

Rabbi who spent the bulk of his career at Rodef Shalom Temple in Pittsburgh, Pa.; author of Jewish responsa and scholar of Jewish law; d. 1990.

From the description of Papers, 1927-1983. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70952560

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Feldman, Abraham J. (Abraham Jehiel), 1893-1977. Abraham J. Feldman papers, 1906-1977. American Jewish Archives
creatorOf Young Peoples Synagogue / Bohnai Yisrael. Records 1952-1988. Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania, Heinz History Center Detre Library and Archives
referencedIn Rothschild, Jacob M., 1911-1973. Papers, 1933-1985 (bulk 1947-1973). Emory University, Robert W. Woodruff Library
referencedIn Richardson, Robert Dale. Papers, 1920-1969. Andover-Harvard Theological Library
referencedIn Hyman G. Enelow Papers., 1897-1933. The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives
referencedIn Morris S. Lazaron papers, 1851-1979 (bulk 1930-1950) The Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives
referencedIn Isserman, Ferdinand M. (Ferdinand Myron), 1898-1972. Papers, 1870-1971. American Jewish Archives
referencedIn Wise, Jonah Bondi, 1881-1959. Papers, 1919-1923. American Jewish Archives
creatorOf Brickner, Barnett R. (Barnett Robert), 1892-1958. Barnett R. Brickner papers, 1919-1971. Western Reserve Historical Society, Research Library
referencedIn Dummer, Ethel Sturges, 1866-1954. Papers, 1689-1962 Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Billikopf, Jacob, 1883-1950. Papers, 1900-1951. American Jewish Archives
referencedIn Lefkowitz, David, 1875-1955. Papers, 1929-1931. American Jewish Archives
creatorOf Schonfield, Miriam. Jewish Religious Schools, Southwestern District of Pennsylvania paper 1996. Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania, Heinz History Center Detre Library and Archives
referencedIn Weiss-Rosmarin, Trude, 1908-1989. Papers, 1931-1984. American Jewish Archives
creatorOf Freehof, Solomon Bennett, 1892-1990. Papers, 1927-1983. American Jewish Archives
referencedIn Jasper, William J., 1925-. William J. Jasper papers, 1951-1996. American Jewish Archives
creatorOf Freehof, Solomon B. Solomon B. Freehof papers 1931-1986. Historical Society of Western Pennsylvania, Heinz History Center Detre Library and Archives
referencedIn Rothschild, Jacob M., 1911-1973. Jacob M. Rothschild papers, 1933-1985 (bulk 1947-1973). Emory University Library, Special Collect Department
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Relation Name
correspondedWith Billikopf, Jacob, 1883-1950. person
associatedWith Brickner, Barnett R. (Barnett Robert), 1892-1958. person
correspondedWith Enelow, Hyman Gerson person
associatedWith ETHEL STURGES DUMMER, 1866-1954 person
correspondedWith Feldman, Abraham J. (Abraham Jehiel), 1893-1977. person
associatedWith Freehof, Solomon B., Rabbi. person
correspondedWith Isserman, Ferdinand M. (Ferdinand Myron), 1898-1972. person
correspondedWith Jasper, William J., 1925- person
correspondedWith Lazaron, Morris Samuel person
correspondedWith Lefkowitz, David, 1875-1955. person
correspondedWith Richardson, Robert Dale. person
associatedWith Rodef Shalom Congregation (Pittsburgh, Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith Rodef Shalom (Pittsburgh, Pa.) corporateBody
associatedWith Rothschild, Jacob M., 1911-1973. person
correspondedWith Weiss-Rosmarin, Trude, 1908-1989. person
correspondedWith Wise, Jonah Bondi, 1881-1959. person
associatedWith Young Peoples Synagogue / Bohnai Yisrael. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh
Subject
Jewish law
Weddings
Jews
Responsa--History and criticism
Funeral rites and ceremonies
Occupation
Rabbis--Pennsylvania--Pittsburgh
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Birth 1892-08-08

Death 1990-06-12

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