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Pinski, David, 1872-1959


Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

David Pinski (1872-1959) Papers

 Collection — Consolidated Box P18, Folder: P-649
Identifier: P-649

This collection consists of copies of the plays Mountain Climbers, and Better Not to be Born, by Yiddish playwright, editor and author David Pinski (1872-1959). Collection also includes some programs and a stock prospectus.

Dates: 1913-1934

Papers of Abraham Liessin (1872-1938)

Identifier: RG 201

This collection contains the personal and professional papers of Abraham Liessin, including correspondence with many important literary figures, manuscripts of essays and poems by Liessin from Di Tsukunft(The Future) and from his published works, clippings, receipts, invitations, and other materials relating to Liessin’s family. This collection shows how Di Tsukunft became one of the leading Yiddish literary journsl during hte 25 years of Liessin's editorship.

Dates: 1894-1948

Papers of David Pinski (1872-1959)

Identifier: RG 204

This collection contains documents relating to David Pinski’s role as a Yiddish writer, playwright, essayist, translator, editor, literary critic, and author of novels, plays, short stories, essays, and poems. There is personal and professional correspondence, manuscripts of novels, plays, poems, essays, and articles, translations of Pinski’s works into English and Russian, lectures made on various occasions, personal documents and photographs, programs, notes, and newspaper clippings. These materials demonstrate Pinski’s important role in Yiddish drama and literature, Jewish community life and Yiddish cultural institutions.

Dates: 1880-1952, 2005-2011

Papers of Peretz Hirschbein

Identifier: RG 833

This collection contains manuscripts of plays, articles and other writings, correspondence, memoirs, photographs, theater programs, and personal materials of Yiddish playwright, novelist, journalist, travel writer, and theater director Peretz Hirschbein. The collection helps to illustrate Hirschbein’s importance and lasting impact upon the revival of Yiddish theater and literature in the early twentieth century.

Dates: 1900-1971

Records of the Zukunft

Identifier: RG 362

This collection contains records of the Zukunft monthly journal, which was devoted to publishing political, scientific and literary articles in Yiddish. It contains newspaper clippings, correspondence, meeting minutes, materials relating to conferences and anniversary issues, financial reports, programs, mailings, subscription materials, and typed and handwritten manuscripts submitted for publication.

Dates: 1894-1997, undated

פּינסקי, דוד / Pinski, David, 1923

 File — Box 49, Folder: 237
Scope and Contents

Clipping of an installment of Pinski's play "Der letster sakhakl" (The Last Message), Act II, copyright 1923, from an unidentified magazine (pp. 659-663). 1 item.

Dates: 1923

פּינסקי, דוד / Pinski, David, 1913

 File — Folder 4624, Object: 176587
Scope and Contents

- "Di familye Tsvi" in Nikolaev. Troupe organized by Y. Y. Sheffer. Play directed by and starring K. G. Arnshtam.

Dates: 1913

פּינסקי, דוד / Pinski, David. דער אוצר / Der oytser (The Treasure). Comedy in 4 acts, undated

 File — Folder 4213B, Object: 172587-172640
Scope and Contents

The manuscript proper (stamped no. 172587 to 172636) is accompanied by 4 actors' role books for the following characters: Yudke (stamped no. 172637), Yakhne Breyne (no. 172638), Khanye (no. 172639), and Tilye (no. 172640). Original folder no. 4226.

Dates: undated