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Klutznick, Philip M., 1907-1999

 Person

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Histadruth Ivrith of America, records

 Collection
Identifier: I-365
Abstract The records document the Histadruth Ivrit's early history to the present, representing a significant portion of its work in spreading the Hebrew language in the United States in the second half of the twentieth-century. The records include substantial amount of material regarding the organization's history, administration, public events, publications, and reports. Some information of the early history of the Histadruth Ivrit could be found in the records kept by the writer Daniel Persky. Persky collected personal and professional records that include correspondence with friends, readers, and writers; a partial collection of the drafts of his own publications, and a collection of photographs and newspaper clippings. The functions and activities of the Histadruth Ivrit are documented through Board of Trustees and Board meetings agendas and minutes; various programs for events, conventions, conferences, and celebrations; documents related to fundraising; public relations, press releases and brochures; correspondence with different individuals, organizations, and foundations; Histadruth Ivrit's publications among them the newspaper Hadoar and Tov Lichtov; a large collection of photographs, and scrapbooks. The records of the Histadruth Ivrit represent the large majority of the organization's activities dating from the 1980s to the present. Records for the earlier years of activities are fragmented and incomplete. The records related to the life of Daniel Persky are also partial and copies of many of his publications are missing. This collection included brochures, correspondence, financial records, flyers, grant applications, invitations, lists, minutes, news clipping, orders, periodicals, photographs, press releases, reports, and scrapbooks.
Dates: undated, 1900-2005

Irvin Eppstein Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LBIJER 864
Abstract The collection consists of materials pertaining to Irvin Eppstein.
Dates: 1920-2013, undated; Majority of material found within 1920-1963

Label A. Katz Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-92
Abstract Collection contains materials generated while Label Katz served in leadership positions with B’nai B’rith from the 1950s through the 1960s; best represented is his tenure as president of B’nai B’rith International between 1959 and 1965, during which Katz concentrated on challenges faced by Soviet Jews, and on the improvement of Jewish education. Materials consist of correspondence, speeches, clippings, photographs, minutes and reports.
Dates: 1910s-1969; Majority of material found within 1953 - 1965

Leo Cherne Papers

 Collection — translation missing: en.enumerations.container_type.container: Consolidated Box P16, Folder: P-597
Identifier: P-597
Abstract Consists of correspondence with Julius Bisno on various topics, including migration of Russian and East European Jews, Ruth Dayan's autobiography, and the work of International Rescue Committee (IRC); a letter from Ruth Dayan concerning her autobiography; two letters from Philip Klutznick relating to world Jewry matters; and an address delivered at the Sales Executive Club in New York, 1983.
Dates: 1959-1986

Leonard Fein Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-582
Abstract This collection contains correspondence, press clippings, and other materials relating to Fein's career and activities while editor-in-chief and publisher of Moment magazine.
Dates: 1973-1987

Philip Lax Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-915
Abstract The papers of Philip Lax document his work with four major organizations: the American Jewish Historical Society, B'nai B'rith International, National Conference on Soviet Jewry, and Ellis Island Restoration Commission. The collection documents the years 1915 to 2008, with the bulk of the material dating from the 1970s and 1980s. The papers contain photographs, correspondence, speeches, publications, subject files, and organizational records, such as minutes, financials, memorandums, agendas, and reports.
Dates: undated, 1915, 1917, 1944-2003, 2005-2008; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1989