Oko, S. Adolph

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Oko was a librarian, scholar and philanthropist who lived in Cincinnati, Ohio. He was born in Russia in 1883, educated in Germany, and emigrated to New York, before being appointed chief librarian at the Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati in 1906. He was also an expert on Spinoza. Oko died in Cincinnati in 1944.

From the guide to the Adolph S. Oko Collection, 1921-1944, (Leo Baeck Institute Archives)

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creatorOf Adolph S. Oko Collection, 1921-1944 Leo Baeck Institute Archives
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associatedWith Altkirch, Ernst, 1873-1926 person
associatedWith Beer-Hofmann, Richard, 1866-1945 person
associatedWith Oko, Adolph S. (Adolph Sigmund), 1883-1944 person
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