Jewish Theological Seminary of America. Board of Directors.

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The Jewish Theological Seminary of America, located in New York, was founded in 1886 and reorganized in 1902 under the leadership of Solomon Schechter. The Seminary, considered the fountainhead of the Conservative Movement in Judaism, consists of a rabbinical school and graduate and undergraduate programs in Jewish studies. During the early decades of the century it also included a Jewish teachers training institute. The Seminary's heads have been: Sabato Morais (1886-1897), Solomon Schechter (1902-1915), Cyrus Adler (1915-1940), Louis Finkelstein (1940-1972), Gerson Cohen (1972-1986), and Ismar Schorsch (1986-present).

From the description of Records, 1903-1972 ; 1930s-1972, (bulk). (Jewish Theological Seminary of America). WorldCat record id: 145508755

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associatedWith Adler, Cyrus, 1863-1940. person
associatedWith Blickman, Saul. person
associatedWith Drob, Max. person
associatedWith Epstein, Louis M., 1887-1949. person
associatedWith Fischman, William. person
associatedWith Friedenwald, Harry, 1864-1950. person
associatedWith Goldman, Solomon, 1893-1953. person
associatedWith Gutman, Jacob C. person
associatedWith Hendricks, Henry S. person
associatedWith Krasne, Abraham. person
associatedWith Lang, Leon S., 1898- person
associatedWith Lehman, Irving. person
associatedWith Levy, Lester S. person
associatedWith Nathan, Edgar J. person
associatedWith Oppenheimer, Arthur. person
associatedWith Pleet, David H. person
associatedWith Rifkind, Simon H. (Simon Hirsch), 1901- person
associatedWith Rosenbach, A. S. W. (Abraham Simon Wolf), 1876-1952. person
associatedWith Rosenbloom, Charles J. person
associatedWith Schechter, S. (Solomon), 1847-1952. person
associatedWith Schneierson, Samuel S. person
associatedWith Solis-Cohen, J. person
associatedWith Strauss, Lewis L. person
associatedWith Streit, Saul S. person
associatedWith Stroock, Alan M. person
associatedWith Sulzberger, Arthur Hays. person
associatedWith Warburg, Frieda Schiff. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--New York
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Jews, American
Jewish religious education
Rabbinical seminaries
Conservative Judaism
Universities and colleges--Administration
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Active 1903

Active 1972

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