Hyman G. Enelow Papers. 1897-1933.
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Baerwald, Paul, 1871-1961
Chairman of the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, 1932-1961. From the description of Paul Baerwald papers, 1925-1961. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 298686799 BIOGHIST REQUIRED Paul Baerwald was born in 1871 in Frankfurt, Germany. His father, Hermann Baerwald, was director of the Philanthropin, a Jewish high school in Frankfurt, for 31 years. Baerwald left Germany at nineteen to join the investment firm Speyer &...
Kaplan, Mordecai Menahem, 1881-1983
Mordecai M. Kaplan was a rabbi, essayist and Professor of Homiletics, later Philosophies of Religion, and Dean of the Teachers Institute of the Jewish Theological Seminary of America. Kaplan (1881-1983) was founder of the Reconstructionist movement in Judaism. ...
Marcus, Jacob Rader, 1896-1995
Jacob Rader Marcus received his rabbinical ordination from Hebrew Union College in 1920; he began teaching at HUC that year. Marcus devoted most of his post-World War II historical career to American Jewish history and founded the American Jewish Archives in Cincinnati in 1947 on the campus of HUC. ...
Adler, Cyrus, 1863-1940
Cyrus Adler graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1883. He later received the first American Ph.D. in Semitics from Johns Hopkins University. He taught Semitic languages at Johns Hopkins from 1884 to 1893. In 1877 he was appointed assistant curator of the section of Oriental antiquities in the United States National Museum, and had charge of an exhibit of biblical archaeology at the centennial exposition of the Ohio valley in 1888. He was a commissioner for the world's Columbian ex...
Lehman, Herbert H. (Herbert Henry), 1878-1963
Herbert Henry Lehman (March 28, 1878 – December 5, 1963) was an American investment banker and politician. A member of the Democratic Party, he notably served from 1933 until 1942 as the 45th Governor of New York and as U.S. Senator from New York between 1949 and 1957. Born in Manhattan, he attended The Sachs School and Sachs Collegiate Institute before earning a B.A. from Williams College. After graduating, Lehman worked in textile manufacturing, eventually becoming vice-president and treasu...
The Columbia University community and administration mobilized to the fullest extent in answer to the entry of the United States into World War I. Summed up by President Nicholas Murray Butler in the 1918 Annual Report, the effects of the war on the University were far-reaching: "Students by the hundred and prospective students by the thousand entered the military, naval, or civil service of the United States; teachers and administrative officers to the number of nearly four hundred...
Ochs, Adolph S. (Adolph Simon), 1858-1935
President of the New York Times. From the description of Letter, 1921 Sept. 12, New York, to Perry Walton, Boston. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 184904887 Publisher and President of the New York Times Company, 1894-1935. From the description of Papers, [ca. 1880-1940] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155540212 Newspaper publisher, of New York, N.Y. From the description of Papers, 1892-1939. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70960312 ...
Levinthal, Israel Herbert
Kohler, Mr. and Mrs. Kaufmann
Finkel, Joshua, 1904-
Bumpus, John and Edward
Seligman, Dewitt J.
Badger, Richard G.
The Gorham Press, at this time located at 100 Charles St., Boston, published books at their authors' expense. The Gorham Press incorporated the business of Harold Vinal of New York in 1929. Badger was the proprietor of the Press. From the description of Richard G. Badger papers, 1917-1932 (inclusive), 1927-1929 (bulk). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612196616 The Gorham Press, at this time located at 100 Charles St., Boston, published books at their authors' expen...
Abrams, Samuel J., 1980-....
Herring, John W.
Cohen, George L.
Rose, Heloise Durant
Héloïse Durant Rose (1854?-1943) was an American author, playwright, and critic. The daughter of Héloïse Durant and Union Pacific Railroad industrialist Thomas Clark Durant, she attended private schools in Europe and America and was fluent in Italian, French, German and Arabic. Rose was a book reviewer for the New York Times and the author of plays, poems, essays, articles and short stories. Her dramatic poem Dante (1910) was translated into Italian and is believed to be...
Stroock, Joseph S.
Eckstein, Henry J.
Lewisohn, Sam A. (Sam Adolph), 1884-
Levy, Clifton Harby
Rines, George Edwin, 1858-1951
Wollheim, Ralph J.
Chivers Book Binding Company
Lauer, Edgar J. (Edgar Jacob), 1871-1948
Mendes, Frederick de Sola, 1850-1927
Lehman, Irving, 1876-1945
Grose, Arthur W.
Sapinsky, Alvin T.
Rosenblum, William F.
Yiddish Scientific Institute (YIVO)
Cowley, A. E.
Cohen, Joseph Henry
Toch, Henry M., 1862-1933
Heller, James G.
Originally composed for voice and string quartet. Transcribed for string orchestra, 1935.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Elegie and pastorale : for string orchestra / by James Heller. 1934. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 52278462 Rabbi and composer, of Cincinnati, Ohio. From the description of Papers, 1905-1952. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 32822190 Rabbi, composer, and musician, of Cincinnati, Ohio. ...
Bernstein, John L.
Moses, M. H.
Roth, Cecil, 1899-1970
British historian. From the description of History of the Jews in England : Oxford, 1962-1964. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82463340 From the description of History of the Jews in England : Oxford, 1962-1964. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702146866 Epithet: Reader in Jewish Studies at Oxford British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000688.0x000065 ...
Dushkin, Alexander M.
Deutsch, Gotthard, 1859-1921
Rabbi and professor of history at Hebrew Union College; b. in the village of Dolne Kounice (Kaintz), Moravia, then a province of the Austro-Hungarian Empire. From the description of Papers, 1859-1921 (bulk 1900-1920). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70922436 Gotthard Deutsch was born on January 31, 1859 in the village of Dolne Kounice (Kaintz), Moravia, then a province of the Austro-Hungarian empire. Descended from a line of scholars and teachers, Deutsch receive...
Lewisohn, Adolph, 1849-1938
Gottheil, Richard J. H. (Richard James Horatio), 1862-1936
Orientalist, Zionist, Professor of Semitics at Columbia University. Richard was the son of Gustav Gottheil. From the description of Papers, 1786-1934. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81886313 ...
Meinhard, Morton H.
Day, Jonathan C.
Kohler, Max J.
Schwab, Charles M., 1862-1939
Charles M. Schwab was born on April 18, 1862, in Williamsburg, Pa., and grew up in Loretto, Pa. In 1879, he began working for the Carnegie Co. as a stake-driver in engineering corps of Edgar Thompson Steel Works and Furnaces in Braddock, Pa. This plant formed part of Carnegie Brothers & Co., Limited. Schwab was frequently promoted while working at the Edgar Thompson Steel Works, and in 1886, Carnegie appointed him to the position of general superindentent at the Homestead works. In 1889 Schw...
Beer, Mrs. Julius
Adler, Julius Ochs, 1892-1955
Vice President of the NEW YORK TIMES, and President and publisher of the CHATTANOOGA TIMES. From the description of Papers, 1919-1965. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155539639 ...
Clergy Club of New York and Neighborhood
Clinchy, Everett R. (Everett Ross), 1896-
Everett R. Clinchy devoted a long career to fighting prejudice and promoting religious understanding, social justice, and the idea of world "brotherhood." Clinchy was a Presbyterian minister, with graduate degrees in religion from Columbia's Union Theological Seminary, social science from Yale, and education from Drew University. He was co-founder of the National Conference of Christians and Jews in 1928. Formed to combat growing anti-Semitic and anti-catholic movements, the Conference promoted ...
Rabinovitch, I. M.
Heller, Maximilian H.
Leibert, Julius A. (Julius Amos), 1888-
Julius Leibert was born in Lithuania in 1888, as Zalkan Lebedko, and emigrated to the U.S. as a young man. He adopted the surname of "Leibert" in honor of his new-found liberty. As a rabbi, his rabbinates included: Spokane, Wash. (1919-1923); Long Beach, Calif. (1923-1928), two different congregations in Los Angeles (1929-1934), and Santa Cruz, Calif. (1957 to approximately 1959). He also served congregations in Anchorage, Alaska; Reno, Nev.; San Luis Obispo, Calif., Eureka, Calif., and San Rafa...
Kaplan, Samuel S.
Wise, Jonah B...
Zieser, Julius H.
Levi, Gerson B. (Gerson Baruch), 1878-1939
Blumenthal, Myron S.
Enelow, Hyman G.
Carton, Rosa Fried
Goldstein, Ira E.
Warburg, Felix M. and Freida S.
Lefkowitz, David, 1875-1955
Rabbi in Dayton, Ohio, and Dallas, Tex. From the description of Papers, 1929-1931. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70947093 ...
Krauskopf, Joseph, 1858-1923
Rabbi Joseph Krauskopf was one of the most prominent American rabbis of his day. Noted for his dynamic preaching and his firm stance on social justice, Krauskopf was a very well-known figure in the Jewish community. Krauskopf was born in Ostrowo, Poland in 1858, and came to Fall River, Massachusetts in 1862. In 1875, he entered the Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati as a member of its first class, and was ordained in 1883. Upon ordination, Krauskopf accepted the call to ...
Margolis, Harry S., 1955-
Fisher, Emily S.
Goldenson, Samuel H...
Davis, Charles W.
Commission on Jewish Religious Education
Schiff, Mortimer L.
Epithet: early Boy Scouts of America leader British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001039.0x00007b ...
Cox, Philip W.
Zinn, Arthur S.
Flarsheim, Morris H.
Jacob Mann was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1890. He graduated from Erasmus Hall High School and Columbia College. After obtaining his degree from Columbia in 1913, he taught Latin at the Boys High School. He left to serve in the Army Signal Corps during World War I and then returned to Boys High School. After the war, Mr. Mann taught at John Adams and Jamaica High Schools in Queens, and in 1935 returned to Boys High School as head of the Classics Department. In 1947, he was appointed as teache...
Rieser, Norvin H.
Stroock, Sol M.
Grodinsky, Julius, 1896-1962
Pollack, Jacob B.
Bressler, David M.
Temple Emanu-El (New York, N.Y.)
Levy, J. Leonard (Joseph Leonard), 1865-1917
Bernheim, Henry J.
Cohen, Henry, 1864-1942
Epithet: composer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000298.0x000051 ...
Friedman, Joseph L.
Cohon, Samuel Solomon, 1888-1959
Wolf, James A.
Bernstein, Philip S.
Manheimer, Jacob S.
Watters, Leon Laizer, 1877-
Jung, Leo, 1892-1987
Born in 1892 in Ungarisch Brod, Moravia (now Slovakia), Leo Jung was raised in Moravia and in London, where his father, Rabbi Meir Zvi Jung, led London's Federation of Synagogues. Leo Jung received his rabbinic ordination from Rabbi David Hoffman at the Berlin Hildesheimer Seminary and his Ph.D. from London University. In 1920 he arrived in America to become the rabbi of the Knesseth Israel Congregation in Cleveland, Ohio. Two years later, in 1922, he moved to New York City and began more than s...
Hebrew Publishing Company
Schulman, Samuel, 1864-1955
Goodhart, Philip J.
Levi, Charles S.
Congregation Emanu-El (New York, N.Y.)
Wendte, Charles W.
Congregation Adath Israel (Louisville, Ky.)
Weigert, Abram A. and Rebecca
Lazaron, Morris S.
Reichert, Irving F. (Irving Frederick), 1895-1968
In 1921, Irving Reichert was ordained a rabbi; he adhered to Reform Judaism. He was the rabbi of San Francisco's Congregation Emanu-El from 1930 to 1947; before that, he had held previous rabbinates in New York. Reichert was an outspoken defender of social justice and the liberal tradition, and he was deeply committed to improvement of interfaith relations. He served as the President of the Northern California Board of Rabbis from 1934 to 1936; an officer of the American Civil Liberties Union an...
Born December 17, 1917, in Phihladelphia, son of Samuel and Deanna Landau; married Amalia Fattori, c. 1941 (divorced,1946); married Frances Paul, May 5, 1949 Education: Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial, 1931-36; Pennsylvania Museum and School of Industrial Art, certificate 1938. Career: Artist, educator and illustrator of books for children and adults. Recipient of numerous commissions, numerous exhibitions. Work is represented in permanent collections of many...
Cohen, Joseph L.
Commission on Jewish Education
Roberson, Ansel Clark
Weis, J. Max
Denzer, Constance M.
Luchs, Alvin S.
Committee on Religious Instruction in Colleges and Universities
Bloch Publishing Company.
The Bloch Publishing Company has been a family-owned book publishing company for four generations. In 1854 Edward Bloch (1829-1906) established the company. His son Charles E. Bloch (1861-1940) succeeded him and headed the business for sixty years. His son Edward H. Bloch (1898-1982) subsequently managed the company for forty years. As of 1999, the firm is under management of Edward H. Bloch's son, Charles Bloch. This company specializes in publications in the fields of Judaica and Hebraica. ...
Franklin, Leo M. (Leo Morris), 1870-1948
Detroit Rabbi. From the description of Leo M. Franklin papers, undated. (Detroit Public Library). WorldCat record id: 429652726 Detroit, Michigan, rabbi and Jewish leader. From the description of Leo M. Franklin papers, [ca. 1906-ca. 1941]. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34418420 ...
Feldman, Abraham J.
Cohen, Simon R.
Saminsky, Lazare, 1882-1959
American composer, conductor, and writer on music of Russian origin. From the description of Autograph letters signed (5), dated : New York, Rye, and Menthon St. Bernard, 1924, 1927, 1943 [and n.d.], to Harry Harkness Flagler, 1924, 1927, 1943 [and n.d.], including 1924 Apr. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270668709 Commissioned by the League of Composers, 1936. Composed 1936. First performance National Symphony Orchestra, Washington, D.C., 17 February 1937, the composer c...
Popkin, Louis S.
Calisch, Edward N.
Wolbarst, Abraham L. and Bessie B.
Harris, Maurice H.
Gjeore, A. H.
Rosenau, William, 1865-1943
Rabbi and civic leader, of Baltimore, Md. From the description of Papers, 1889-1944. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70962534 William Rosenau was born in Germany and emigrated to the U.S. in 1876. He attended the University of Cincinnati and Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati. His first pulpit was Temple Israel in Omaha, Neb. Rosenau then moved to Baltimore, Md., and was the rabbi for Oheb Shalom Congregation from 1892 until 1940. From the description of William R...
Wald, Lillian D., 1867-1940
BIOGHIST REQUIRED Director of Henry Street Settlement in New York City. Miss Wald retired from active directorship in 1932. From the guide to the Lillian D. Wald Papers, 1895-1936, (Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library, ) Lillian D. Wald (1867-1940), a public health nurse and social worker in New York City on the Lower East Side, was a pioneer in American social work and public health. She founded the Henry Street Settlement and the Visiting Nurse Service of...
Bloom, M. S.
Falk, Myron S. (Myron Samuel)
Falk, former director of the United Way in Baton Rouge, was a writer and advocate of social welfare and endowed a scholarship in the School of Journalism, Louisiana State University. From the description of Myron Falk oral history interview, 1995. (Louisiana State University). WorldCat record id: 247010337 Falk, a writer and advocate of social welfare, endowed a scholarship in the School of Journalism, Louisiana State University. From the description of Myron Fal...
Freiberg, J. Walter (Julius Walter), 1885-
Marcuson, Isaac Edward, 1872-1951
Rabbi, of Macon, Ga. From the description of Correspondence, 1921-1922. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70962523 ...
Witt, Louis, 1877-1950
Pollack, Charles N.
Newberger, Samuel M.
Temple Israel (Paducah, Ky.)
Cohen, Alfred M.
Jacobson, Moses P. (Moses Perez), 1864-1945
Rabbi, of Shreveport, La., and Asheville, N.C. From the description of Papers, 1897-1942. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70946529 ...
Moses, Isaac S., 1847-1926
Newman, Louis I.
Bernheimer, Charles Seligman, 1868-1960
Gamoran, Emanuel, 1895-1962
Cohen, Boaz, 1899-1968
Rabbinic scholar, and professor and assistant librarian at Jewish Theological Seminary of America (JTSA). From the description of Papers, 1927-1967. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81011293 ...
Jewish Classics Committee
Goldberg, Jeanette Miriam
Miller, Nathan J.
Reichert, Victor Emanuel, 1897-
Carr, John Foster, 1869-1939
Educator, lecturer, and author. From the description of John Foster Carr papers, 1910-1938. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79455566 John Foster Carr (1869-1939), lecturer and author, promoted the education and Americanization of immigrants, particularly Italian immigrants. He was founder and director of the Immigrant Publication Society; was active in the American Library Association (ALA), promoting the "Books for Everybody" campaign in New York City; and helped with the AL...
Magnes, Judah L.
Feuerlicht, Morris M. (Morris Marcus), 1879-1959
Rabbi, of Indianapolis, Ind. From the description of Papers, 1904-1959. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70958883 ...
White, Gaylord S. (Gaylord Starin), 1864-1931
Egelson, Louis I.
Grossman, Jacob B.
Horwitz, Charles K.
Schwarz, Jacob D. (Jacob David), 1883-1962
Rabbi, organization executive, and author. From the description of Papers, 1880-1963. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70958895 ...
Torah Publishing Company, Inc.
American Express Company
Reichler, Max, 1885-
Max Weber (1881-1961) was a painter and sculptor in New York City. Weber was born in Bialystok, Russia. When he was ten years old his family moved to Brooklyn, New York. From 1898 to 1900 he attended Pratt Institute and studied theory and practice of design under Arthur Wesley Dow. After graduating he briefly taught drawing in Lynchburg, Virginia, and Duluth, Minnesota. In 1905 he moved to Paris to attend the Académie Julian, studying under Jean-Paul Laurens, and later a...
Berlinsky, Garfield A.
Richman, Harry R.
Mann, Louis L. (Louis Leopold), 1890-
Billikopf, Jacob, 1883-1950
Leader in Jewish philanthropy, social legislation, and labor management relations; b. in Russia; emigrated to the U.S. in 1896. From the description of Papers, 1900-1951. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70958905 Leader in Jewish philanthropy, social legislation, and labor management relations; b. in Russia; emigrated to the U.S. in 1896. He died in Philadelphia, Pa. From the description of Jacob Billikopf will, 1950 Dec. 31. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71748493...
Joseph R. Jacobs was a painter, primarily working on wagons, buggies, and sleighs, in Northboro, Massachusetts. On April 10, 1873, he formed a partnership with W[illiam?] J. Codd. From the description of Account book, 1872-1878, 1872-1874 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 261231443 Epithet: author and journalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001296.0x000300 ...
Szold, Henrietta, 1680-1945
Henrietta Szold, Zionist leader, was born in Baltimore of Hungarian-Jewish parentage. She taught school at the Misses Adams School in Baltimore, and was the founder of a night school for Russian immigrants in Baltimore in 1889. From 1892-1915 Szold was the secretary of the Jewish Publication Society of America. A trip to Palestine in 1909 was the turning point in her life. She became an enthusiastic Zionist, became the Secretary of the Federation of American Zionists and founder and first Presid...
Hunt, Edward L. (Edward Lawrence), 1924-
Grünwald, Max 1871-1953
Alliance israélite universelle
Freehof, Solomon Bennett, 1892-1990
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...
Spiegelberg, William I.
Dittenhoefer, A. J.
Polier, David S.
Kaplan, Jacob H.
Silva Rosa, Jacob S. da, 1886-
James Marshall was born October 10, 1942, in San Antonio, Texas to George E., an insurance salesman, and Cecille Harrison Marshall. Initially interested in music, he studied viola at the New England Conservatory of Music, 1960-1961, until nerve damage in his hand forced him to quit. Marshall also attended Southern Connecticut State College (B.A., 1967) and Trinity College (1967-1968). In addition, he worked as a French and Spanish teacher at Cathedral High School in Boston, MA (1968...
Weil, A. Leo
American Jewish Committee
Founded in 1906 to safeguard the rights of Jews and to alleviate the consequences of persecution or disaster affecting them at home or abroad. ...
Dobsevage, I. George
Gellert, James E.
Landman, Isaac, 1880-1946
Akademie fur die Wissenschaft des Judentums
Gottheil, William S.
Behar, Nissim, 1848-1931
Gross, David H.
Goldsmith, Samuel A.
Fisher, Henry M...
May, Jean Wise
Marshall, Louis, 1856-1929
American Jewish communal leader, lawyer. From the description of Papers, [ca. 1900-1929]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122516821 Lawyer, civic and communal leader, civil rights advocate, labor union meditator, and philanthropist, of New York, N.Y. From the description of Papers, 1891-1930. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70925069 Prominent Jewish-American lawyer and philanthropist. From the description of Correspondence, 1916-1929 [microform...
Cochran, John L.
Wile, Edward J.
Wise, Stephen Samuel, 1874-1949
Stephen Samuel Wise was born in Budapest, Hungary, and came to the United States the following year. He graduated with honors from Columbia University and in 1893 he was ordained in Austria "The People's Rabbi," as Wise would later be known, developed his deep concern for the less fortunate at an early age. Wise fought for housing projects, the abolition of child labor, the improvement of working conditions, securing rights for female workers and equal rights for African Americans. He founded th...
Wertheimer, S. A.
Wolf, Julia A.
Levy, Felix A. (Felix Alexander), 1884-1963
Central conference of american rabbis
The Central Conference of American Rabbis is the oldest rabbinical association in the United States, established by the Union of American Hebrew Congregations, a Reform group, in 1889. The Conference has played an influential role in interfaith relations, military chaplaincy, church and state issues, social action, and religious education. Cleveland, Ohio, rabbis who have served as president of the organization include Moses J. Gries, Louis Wolsey, Barnett R. Brickner, and Arthur J. Lelyveld. ...
Wolsey, Louis B.
Pool, David de Sola
Mendes, H. Pereira (Henry Pereira), 1852-1937
Rabbi at Congregation Shearith Israel, 1877-1920. From the description of Papers, 1877-1967. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155471166 Orthodox Sephardic rabbi and communal leader. From the description of Collection, 1877-1908 [microform]. (Brandeis University Library). WorldCat record id: 47961736 Rabbi of Congregation Shearith Israel, New York City; Orthodox and Zionist leader; co-founder of Jewish Theological Seminary of America. From the d...
Israel, Edward L., 1896-1941
Oko, Adolph S.
Hebrew Sheltering and Immigrant Aid Society.
Fink, Joseph L.
Currick, Max C. (Max Cohen), 1877-1947
Kasher, Menahem M.
Baron, Salo W. (Salo Wittmayer), 1895-1989
Biography Salo Wittmayer Baron was instrumental in establishing Jewish Studies as an academic discipline in the United States. An extraordinarily prolific historian, Baron also played an exceptional role in American Jewish organizational life. Baron was born in 1895 in Tarnow, now in Poland but then part of Austrian Galicia. His parents, Elias Baron and Minna Wittmayer Baron, were orthodox Jews, and Elias Baron was a banker and Jewish communi...
Newton, Joseph Fort, 1876-1950
Joseph Fort Newton was a protestant clergyman and author. He was associated with Saint James Church and the Church of Saint Luke and the Epiphany, both of Philadelphia. From the description of Papers, 1919-1950 (inclusive), 1930-1950 (bulk). (Historical Society of Pennsylvania). WorldCat record id: 122347600 ...
Nelson, Leon M.
Ettelson, Harry W.
Goldberg, Samuel J.
Silver, Abba Hillel
Rabbi Abba Hillel Silver (1893-1963), a national and international leader of the Zionist movement, played a key role in events leading to the proclamation of the state of Israel. Silver served as a rabbi for forty-eight of his seventy years. His impressive speaking voice and compelling topics made his Sunday sermons extremely popular, and he was also in demand as a speaker and lecturer around the country. In addition, Rabbi Silver was active in social and political issues on a natio...
Haas, Jacob de
Waxman, Meyer, 1887-1969
Clay, Albert T.
Epithet: of Add MS 40596 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001305.0x00000c ...
Kornfield, Joseph S.
Littauer, Lucius Nathan, 1859-1944
Lucius Nathan Littauer (January 20, 1859 – March 2, 1944) was an American politician, businessman, and college football coach. He served in the United States House of Representatives from New York for five terms between 1897 and 1907. In 1936, his donation of $2 million helped found Harvard's Graduate School of Public Administration, which later was renamed the John F. Kennedy School of Government. Born in Gloversville, New York, Littauer moved with his parents to New York City in 1865. Afte...
Richards, Bernard G.
Bernard Gerson Richards (BGR) (1877-1971) Bernard Gerson Richards, journalist, author and communal worker, was born March 9, 1877 in Keidan, province of Kovnoa (presently Kaunas), Lithuania (at that time part of the Russian empire), son of Sender Rabinovich and Chana Sirk. In Russia, he received a Cheder education. When he came to the United States, he furthered his education through self-study. Richards was involved with some of the major events in 20 th century America...
Binder, A. W.
Second movement originally composed for piano, 1932; entire suite composed 1936-38.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Three Palestinian pioneer pictures : for large orchestra / A.W. Binder. 1937-1938. (Franklin & Marshall College). WorldCat record id: 43265649 Composed 1938. First performance Town Hall, New York by the Moritz Chamber Orchestra, Nov. 22, 1938, Edvard Moritz conducting.--Cf. Fleisher Collection. From the description of Concertan...
Reis, Bernard J.
Bernard J. Reis was a Certified Public Accountant in New York, New York. J. B. Hanford was a mining engineer in Morgantown, West Virginia and the general superintendent of the Elkins Coal and Coke Company. The Elkins Coal and Coke Company was chartered in 1890, organized in 1902, and acquired by the Penn Mary Coal Company, a subsidiary of Bethlehem Steel Company, in 1919. From the description of Report on the valuation of Elkins Coal and Coke Company, Morgantown, West Virginia, 1921 ...
Stroock, Louis S.
Wertheim, Emma Stern
Rice, Cale Young, 1872-1943
American poet, playwright, novelist. From the description of Correspondence, 1912-1935. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122472942 Rice was an American poet and playwright. From the description of ALS: to George Meason Whicher, 1925 July 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122450687 American author. From the description of Letters to Edwin Carty Ranck and Will Orton Tewson [man...
Wahrmann, M. A.
Wolfson, Harry A.
Maximon, S. B., 1881-1933
Jewish publication society
Davidson, Israel, 1870–1939
Professor of Medieval Hebrew Literature and registrar at Jewish Theological Seminary of America (JTSA). From the description of Papers, 1887-1942. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122484472 Professor of Hebrew Literature. Davidson was an alumnus of City College, Class of 1895. From the description of Memorabilia, [ca. 1920]-1939. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155502422 ...
Robinson, Aaron G.
Finkelstein, Louis, 1895-1991
Chancellor, Jewish Theological Seminary of America. From the description of Correspondence to Chaim Potok, 1955-1981. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 700038813 ...
Montagu, Lily H.
Gries, Moses J., 1868-1918
Enelow, H. G. (Hyman Gerson), 1877-1934
Hyman Gerson Enelow was born in Kovno, Lithuania, October 26, 1877, the son of Leopold and Matilda Marver Enelow. In 1893 Enelow's father emigrated to the United States and settled in Chicago, where he operated a small tobacco manufacturing business. At first, Enelow planned to remain in Europe in order to attend the University of Heidelberg. These plans changed and Enelow followed his father to Chicago a short time later. With the help of Rabbis Emil G. Hirsch and Josep...
Schiff, Jacob H. (Jacob Henry), 1847-1920
Banker; m. Theresa Loeb; member of Kuhn, Loeb & Co.; director of Central Trust Co., Western Union Telegraph Co., and Wells Fargo; president of Montefiore Home for Chronic Invalids; founded Jewish Theological Seminary and Semitic Museum, Harvard Univ.). From the description of Jacob Henry Schiff papers, 1900-1920. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 436305005 Jewish-American banker and philanthropist. From the description of Correspondence ; 1914-1920 [microform]. ...
Kopald, Louis J. (Louis Joseph), 1885-1931
Rabbi, of Chicago, Ill., and Buffalo, N.Y. From the description of Papers, 1912-1920. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70946540 ...
New York Telephone Company
The New York Telephone Company originated in 1878 in Albany, New York. The company expanded to other regions of the state and by the turn of the century Oswego County became part of this interstate communication network. By the early 1900's AT&T became a majority stock holder in the company and made New York Telephone part of its vast communication empire. From the description of New York Telephone Company Line Service Association papers, 1914-1932. (SUNY Oswego). WorldCat record...
Bogen, Boris David, 1869-1929
Educator and social worker. From the description of Papers, 1891-1929. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70958906 Jewish educator and social worker. From the description of Papers, 1895-1929. (Brandeis University Library). WorldCat record id: 48039758 Boris D. Bogen was born in 1869 in Russia. He was an educator and social worker. He channeled his efforts into Jewish social work and served as the superintendent of local Jewish social service agencies. He wo...
Bernstein, Herman W.
Kohut, George Alexander, 1874-1933
Scholar, educator, and editor. From the description of Papers, 1922-1929. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70925057 Educator, rabbi. George A. Kohut was son of Alexander Kohut. From the description of Papers, 1852-1933, 1898-1933 (bulk). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122530598 ...
Heller, Ḥayyim, -1960
Sherwood, Herbert F. (Herbert Francis), 1872-
Bouche, Lillie B.
Wolf, Horace J. (Horace Joseph), 1885-1926
Rabbi and civic and community leader, of Rochester, N.Y. From the description of Papers, 1914-1926. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70954510 ...