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Hühner, Leon, 1871-1957

 Person

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Haym Salomon collection

 Collection
Identifier: P-41
Abstract

This collection contains original manuscripts of Haym Salomon, one of the main financiers of the American Revolutionary War, including his marriage contract, financial records, personal and business correspondence, and items related to his own estate, as well as the estates of his family and business associates. The collection also contains a family record kept by Salomon's son, bilingual Hebrew-English family bibles and prayer books, and items of Haym Salomon's wife, Rachel, as well as other family members.

Dates: undated, 1776-1983

Max James Kohler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-7
Abstract

The Papers of Max J. Kohler (1871-1934) document his life's work as lawyer, historian, writer, researcher, and defender of Jewish and immigrant rights. Correspondents include many of Kohler's contemporaries in the field of history and immigration law including Cyrus Adler; William Taft; John Bassett Moore; Mortimer Schiff; David Hunter Miller; Baron and Baroness de Hirsch; the Straus Family including Oscar Straus; Luigi Luzzatti; Leon Huhner; and Julian Mack. Subjects include U.S. immigration law, American-Jewish history, Col. Alfred Dreyfus, Haym Salomon, Ellis Island, Rabbi Kaufmann Kohler, the publication God in Freedom, international treaties, and the Peace Conference of 1919.

Dates: 1765-1963; Majority of material found within 1888 - 1935

Records of the Sabbath Observance Association (New York, N.Y.)

 Collection — Container: Consolidated Box I4, Folder: Collection I-273
Identifier: I-273
Abstract

This collection consists of meeting minutes and printed ephemera connected with the proposal to encourage American Jews (particularly businessmen) to observe the Sabbath.

Dates: 1900-1902

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New York (N.Y.) 2
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 2
Aliens -- United States 1
Antisemitism 1
Articles 1