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Jerome Agel Research Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7269

Scope and Content Note

The Jerome Agel Research Collection includes materials collected by Jerome Agel in preparation for the book Deliverance in Shanghai which was published in 1983. The book tells the story of Jewish immigrants in Shanghai during World War II.

Included here are printed materials, correspondence with former residents of Shanghai, interviews, and memoirs. A small portion of Jerome Agel’s manuscript is also included.

Dates

  • 1951, 1970s-1980s

Creator

Language of Materials

The collection is in English with some German.

Access Restrictions

Open to researchers.

Access Information

Collection is digitized. Follow the links in the Container List to access the digitized materials.

Biographical Note

Jerome Agel is the author of more than forty major books. He has collaborated with Marshall McLuhan, Carl Sagan, Stanley Kubrick, Herman Kahn, and Issac Asimov. His most recent works include the nonfiction novel Deliverance in Shanghai and The U.S. Constitution for Everyone.

Extent

1 Linear Feet

Abstract

The Jerome Agel Research Collection includes materials collected by Jerome Agel in preparation for the book Deliverance in Shanghai which was published in 1983. The book tells the story of Jewish immigrants in Shanghai during World War II.

Arrangement

The collection consists of a single series.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Jerome Agel Research Collection 1951, 1970s-early 1980s AR 7269
Status
In Progress
Author
Processed by Yakov Illich Sklar
Date
© 2011
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Description is in English.
Sponsor
as part of the Leon Levy Archival Processing Initiative, made possible by the Leon Levy Foundation

Revision Statements

  • June 05, 2013 : Links to digital objects added in Container List.

Repository Details

Part of the Leo Baeck Institute Repository

Contact:
15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011 United States