Papers, 1900-1957 (bulk 1915-1955).
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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. ...
Hebrew Union College
First Reform rabbinic school in the United States, founded in 1875 in Cincinnati, Ohio, by Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise; 1950 merged with Jewish Institute of Religion (founded in 1922 in New York, N.Y.) to become Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. From the description of Records, 1875-1948 (bulk 1920-1947). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70960622 ...
Ku Klux Klan 1915-....
The Ku Klux Klan was formally incorporated under the laws of the state of Georgia on Dec. 4, 1915. The incorporated organization is a continuance of the earlier post Civil War Reconstruction Era unincorporated Ku Klux Klan and of the Knights of the White Camellia. Women of the Ku Klux Klan was incorporated at a late date as a separate entity. The stated purpose of the KKK was to promote an all White, Protestant United States, excluding all other races and religions. From the descript...
Isserman, Ferdinand M. (Ferdinand Myron), 1898-1972
Epithet: Rabbi of the Congregation Temple Israel St Louis British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000561.0x000069 Reform rabbi; d. 1972. From the description of Papers, 1870-1971. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70960776 ...
World union for progressive judaism
Founded in 1926 to further, both in a geographical and intellectual sense, the development of progressive Judaism; 1976 formally affiliated with the World Jewish Congress and the World Zionist Organization; 1998 the New York office closed; operations became centralized in Jerusalem. From the description of Records, 1926-1986. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70960759 ...
Wolsey, Louis, 1877-1953
Rabbi, Reform Jewish leader, and anti-Zionist. From the description of Papers, 1866-1948 (bulk 1942-1948). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70962546 ...
Blaustein, Jacob, 1892-1970
Hebrew Sheltering and Immigrant Aid Society of America
Brandeis, Louis Dembitz, 1856-1941
Louis Brandeis (b. November 13, 1856, Louisville, Kentucky – d. October 5, 1941, Washington D.C.) was an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States, serving from 1916 until 1939. Brandeis was the Court’s 67th justice and its first Jewish-American justice. He was the son of immigrants from Bohemia, who came to Kentucky from Prague, then part of the Austrian Empire. He received his LL.B. from Harvard Law School in 1877, and before becoming a judge, served as a lawyer at Warren & B...
Temple Adath Israel (Louisville, Ky.)
Brickner, Barnett R. (Barnett Robert), 1892-1958
New-York born Zionist, educator, orator, and Rabbi of Cleveland's Anshe Chesed Congregation (1925-1958). He was involved in numerous local, national and international organizations, both Jewish and non-sectarian. To realize his goal of promoting and enhancing Jewish family life he created a Young People's Congregation at Anshe Chesed. He also directed the congregation into a more traditional Reform observance and the Zionist movement. Brickner was also extremely active in local Jewish organizati...
Mattuck, Israel I. (Israel Isidor), 1884-1954
Commission on Jewish Education of the Union of American Hebrew Congregations and the Central Conference of American Rabbis
Rauch, Joseph, 1880-1957.
Rabbi, of Louisville, Ky. From the description of Papers, 1900-1957 (bulk 1915-1955). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70962531 ...
Montagu, Lilian Helen, 1873-1963
Epithet: OBE British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000429.0x0001a7 ...
Krock, Arthur, 1886-1974
Krock, a journalist, was editor-in-chief of the Louisville (Ky.) Times (1919-23), assistant to the president of the New York World (1923-27), member of the board of the New York Times from 1927 until his retirement, and a member of the Pulitzer Prize Board of the Columbia University School of Journalism (1940-53). From the description of Arthur Krock papers, 1909-1974 (bulk 1920-1968) (Princeton University Library). WorldCat record id: 77805948 Principal political writer and...
Schulman, Samuel, 1864-1955
Zangwill, Israel, 1864-1926
Israel Zangwill was an English novelist, playwright, essayist, and political activist. From the description of Israel Zangwill collection of papers, 1895-1918. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122485923 From the guide to the Israel Zangwill collection of papers, 1895-1918, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.) Zangwill was an English novelist, playwright, and Zionist leader. ...
Berkowitz, Henry J. (Henry Joseph), 1894-1949
Rabbi, chaplain, and author. From the description of Henry J. Berkowitz letter, 1949. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 711701218 From the description of Henry J. Berkowitz sermons, 1920-1938. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 711702453 From the description of Henry J. Berkowitz papers, 1927-1948. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 711694266 ...
Eisendrath, Maurice Nathan, 1902-1973
Epithet: rabbi of Toronto British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001072.0x00025c ...
Alexander, Jerome, 1876-
Jerome Alexander (1876-1959) was the pre-eminent American scientist in the field of colloidal chemistry, the study of substances neither in suspension nor solution, which was pertinent to many other areas of chemistry. In addition to translating a seminal work in the field, Richard Zsigmondy's Colloids and the Ultra-Microscope, he wrote Colloid Chemistry (1919), and edited and contributed to Colloid Chemistry: Theoretical and Practical, the seven-volume standard work in the field. He also publis...
Church Peace Union
Founded by Andrew Carnegie in 1914, the Church Peace Union included Protestants, Catholics, and Jews. In 1961, the name was changed to the Council on Religion and International Affairs. From the description of Collection, 1915-1961. (Swarthmore College, Peace Collection). WorldCat record id: 27371102 Founded by Andrew Carnegie in 1914. Known as Council on Religion and International Affairs, after 1961. From the description of Records of the Church Peace Union, 19...