Joseph Cohen papers, 1902-2006.


Joseph Cohen papers, 1902-2006.

The Joseph Cohen material makes up the bulk of the collection.

1.6 linear ft.

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Cohen family. (family)

B'nai B'rith Hillel Foundations (corporateBody)

Cohen, Barton P., 1930-2006 (person)

University of Missouri--Kansas City. (corporateBody)

Cohen, Joseph, 1902-1974 (person)

Lawyer and banker; active in many Jewish and non-Jewish organizations; also interested in civil rights legislation. From the description of Joseph Cohen papers, 1902-2006. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 772243081 Joseph Cohen Joseph Cohen was born on March 23, 1902 in Kansas City, Missouri. After attending the University of Kansas and the University of Colorado, Cohen obtained his LLB at the University of Missouri in Kansas City in 1924. ...

Anti-defamation League (corporateBody)

The Anti-Defamation League was founded in 1913 in response to rampant anti-Semitism and discrimination against Jews and its mission eventually expanded to include combating all forms of bigotry, defending American democratic ideals, and protecting civil rights for all. Beginning in the 1960s, with the rise of the radical right, the ADL was the first and only Jewish organization to expose the threat of the right wing with the book Danger on the Right . 1 While the leaders...