Papers, 1914-1999 (inclusive) 1938-1990 (bulk).
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The Jewish Central Information Office was founded by Alfred Wiener, a German Jew who worked for the Central Association of German Citizens of Jewish Faith ( Centralverein deutscher Staatsbürger jüdischen Glaubens ). In 1933 he fled to Amsterdam where he founded the agency along with David Cohen. The JCIO produced reports to spread word of the activities that were occurring in Nazi Germany. In 1939 the office was moved to London, where it became known as the Wiener Library. ...
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965
Adlai Ewing Stevenson II (February 5, 1900 – July 14, 1965) was an American lawyer, politician, and diplomat. Raised in Bloomington, Illinois, Stevenson was a member of the Democratic Party. He served in numerous positions in the federal government during the 1930s and 1940s, including the Agricultural Adjustment Administration, Federal Alcohol Administration, Department of the Navy, and the State Department. In 1945, he served on the committee that created the United Nations, and he was a me...
Eban, Abba, 1915-2002
Abba Solomon Meir Eban (Hebrew: אבא אבן; born Aubrey Solomon Meir Eban; 2 February 1915 – 17 November 2002) was an Israeli diplomat and politician, and a scholar of the Arabic and Hebrew languages. During his career, he served as Foreign Affairs Minister, Education Minister, and Deputy Prime Minister of Israel. He was the second ambassador to the United States and the first Permanent Representative of Israel to the United Nations. He was also Vice President of the United Nations General Assem...
United Nations. Economic and Social Council
Aleph Zadik Aleph
Aleph Zadik Aleph (AZA) is a youth organization under the aegis of B'nai Brith. From the description of AZA photograph, 1928. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 302280845 Aleph Zadik Aleph (AZA) was created to help Jewish youth learn about and appreciate Jewish religion and culture, and it was organized on a national level in 1924. Although B'nai B'rith started its organization for young women, which they called B'nai B'rith Girls, also in 1924, it was not until 1940 when B'nai...
Fein, Leonard J
Chicago (Ill.) Mayor's Task Force on Steel and Southeast Chicago.
Klutznick, Philip M. 1907-
Real estate developer, philanthropist, diplomat, government official and Jewish leader. Born 1907. BA, Creighton University, 1926, JD, Creighton University, 1930. President, B'nai B'rith, 1953-1959. President, World Jewish Congress, 1977-1980. U.S. Secretary of Commerce, 1980-1981. Died 1999. From the description of Papers, 1914-1999 (inclusive) 1938-1990 (bulk). (University of Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 78757922 ...
Goldmann, Nahum, 1895-1982
Kennedy, Robert F. (Robert Francis), 1925-1968
Robert Francis Kennedy (November 20, 1925 – June 6, 1968), also referred to by his initials RFK and occasionally by the nickname Bobby, was an American politician and lawyer who served as the 64th United States Attorney General from January 1961 to September 1964, and as a U.S. Senator from New York from January 1965 until his assassination in June 1968. He was the brother of President John Fitzgerald Kennedy and Senator Edward Moore Kennedy. Kennedy and his brothers were born into a wealthy,...
International center for university teaching of Jewish civilization
Carter, Jimmy, 1924-
Jimmy Carter (James Earl Carter, Jr.), thirty-ninth president of the United States, was born on October 1, 1924, in Plains, Georgia, and grew up in the nearby community of Archery. His father, James Earl Carter, Sr., was a farmer and businessman; his mother, Lillian Gordy, a registered nurse. He was educated in the Plains public schools, attended Georgia Southwestern College and the Georgia Institute of Technology, and received a B.S. from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1946. In the Navy he became a ...
Committee for economic development
Urban Investment and Development Corporation. Chicago (Ill.)
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963
John Fitzgerald Kennedy was born on May 29, 1917, to Joseph P. Kennedy and Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy of Brookline, Massachusetts. John Kennedy, the second of nine children, attended Choate Academy (1932-1935), Princeton University (1935-36), Harvard College (1936-40), and Stanford Business School (1941). In 1940, he published a book based on his senior thesis entitled "Why England Slept." The book criticized British policy of Appeasement. In 1941, Kennedy enlisted in the Navy. In August 1943, Kenn...
Kollek, Teddy, 1911-2007
Washington, Harold, 1922-1987
Harold Lee Washington (April 15, 1922 – November 25, 1987) was an American lawyer and politician who was the 51st Mayor of Chicago. Washington became the first African American to be elected as the city's mayor in April 1983 after a multiracial coalition of progressives supported his election. He served as mayor from April 29, 1983 until his death on November 25, 1987. Born in Chicago and raised in the Bronzeville neighborhood, Washington became involved in local 3rd Ward politics under Chicago ...
Chicago (Ill.) Mayor's Advisory Council on the Chicago Housing Authority.
Haves, Hyman H.
Kramer, Ferdinand, 1898-1985
Mortgage Guaranty Insurance Corporation.
Memorial Foundation for Jewish Culture
The Memorial Foundation for Jewish Culture, the only international body dedicated solely to advancing Jewish cultural activities, was established by Dr. Nahum Goldmann in 1965 with reparation funds from the Government of West Germany. More than 40 organizations are represented in the Foundation. The Foundation awards scholarships and fellowships to scholars, writers, artists, rabbis, educators and communal workers to replace the cultural elite annihilated in Europe. Funds are provided to institu...