Papers, 1900-1974 (bulk 1940s-1974).


Papers, 1900-1974 (bulk 1940s-1974).

Papers reflect the career and interests of Morgenstern, especially his time as president of Hebrew Union College as well as his work in the area of biblical scholarship.

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