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Benardete, M. J. (Maír José), 1895-1989

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1895-1989-

Biographical / Historical

Maír José Benardete (born 1895 in Çanakkale, Turkey--died 1989 in the United States) was a scholar of Sephardic studies and was a long-time Professor of Spanish and Sephardic Studies at Brooklyn College. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ma%C3%ADr_Jos%C3%A9_Benardete

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Henry Victor Besso Collection

 Collection
Identifier: ASF AR-9
Abstract The collection documents the work of Henry Besso and reflects various aspects of his professional life, personal research and writings in the field of Sephardic culture, Spanish language and linguistics, and Sephardic and Spanish history. Collection also documents Besso's involvement with Sephardic organizations and communities. Collection includes audio materials, brochures, booklets, clippings, conference procedures, correspondence, government publications, minutes, notes, photographs, printed matter, reports, speeches, and writings and translations by Henry Besso and others.
Dates: 1905-1992; Majority of material found in 1940-1976

Papers of Aviva Ben-Ur

 Collection
Identifier: ASF AR-7
Abstract This is a compilation of items collected by Aviva Ben-Ur, mainly in photocopy format, including historical essays about Sephardic Jewry and Ladino, newsletters, maps, and poems.
Dates: undated, 1923-2007