Adolph S. Oko Collection 1921-1944


Adolph S. Oko Collection 1921-1944

This collection consists of photocopies and transcriptions of correspondence between Oko, Ernst Altkirch and Richard Beer-Hoffman.

2 Folders.


SNAC Resource ID: 6346547

Related Entities

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Oko, S. Adolph (person)

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) ...

Altkirch, Ernst, 1873-1926 (person)

Oko, Adolph S. (Adolph Sigmund), 1883-1944 (person)

Correspondence to Lewis and Sophia Mumford from Adolph S. Oko and his wife, Dorothy Oko. From the description of Letters, 1940-1946, to Lewis and Sophia Mumford. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155874033 Librarian of Hebrew Union College, Cincinnati, Ohio. From the description of Adolph Oko-Gebhardt correspondence, [ca. 1905]-1941. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 472459711 Librarian, scholar, a...

Beer-Hofmann, Richard, 1866-1945 (person)

Beer-Hofmann, an Austrian poet and dramatist, emigrated to the U.S. in 1938. From the description of Compositions, 1885-1966. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122581276 From the guide to the Compositions, 1885-1966., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) Richard Beer-Hofmann was born on July 11. 1866. He was the son of Hermann and Rosa Beer. His mother died within a week of his birth and after her death, he was adopted and reared b...