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Columbus, Christopher


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Bernhard Felsenthal papers

Identifier: P-21

This Collection consists primarily of English, German, Hebrew, and French language correspondence concerning Reform Judaism, Zionism; the founding of the American Jewish Historical Society; the Jewish Publication Society; B'nai B'rith; the legal position of Jews in England and the United States with particular reference to the Naturalization Acts; the religious and social life and the history of Jews in Russia and Poland; Bible readings in public schools; the study of Jesus in Jewish Sabbath Schools; anti-slavery issues in the Fremont Campaign in 1856; and other correspondence pertaining to his numerous activities.

Dates: undated, 1844-1922

Lawrence Sampter collection

Identifier: P-67

Consists primarily of 19th century engravings and other illustrations of Christopher Columbus, as well as Jewish themes in general. Also included are several listings taken from book dealers catalogs pertaining to Columbus.

Dates: undated, 1781-1893, 1940-1944

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Chicago (Ill.) 1
Cincinnati (Ohio) 1
Circumcision 1
Clippings (information artifacts) 1
Correspondence 1