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Louis Brandeis Collection

 Collection — translation missing: en.enumerations.container_type.container: Consolidated Box P7, File: P-248
Identifier: P-248

Scope and Content Note

Contains thirteen letters on a variety of subjects. Of interest are: a letter written to Walter Lippmann, referring to a talk with Felix Frankfurter regarding Brandeis' confirmation as a justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (1916); and a letter to Abraham H. Sakier regarding Brandeis' wish not to have his name connected with any fund-raising project for a university in Palestine (1930).

Also includes: manuscript letters to Clifton Fadiman (1937) and David Ben-Gurion (1940); and . Also 4 items of "ephemera" re: Louis D. Brandeis.

Dates

  • undated, 1886-1940, 1966

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to all researchers, except items that may be restricted due to their fragility, or privacy.

Use Restrictions

No permission is required to quote, reproduce or otherwise publish manuscript materials found in this collection, as long as the usage is scholarly, educational, and non-commercial. For inquiries about other usage, please contact the Director of Collections and Engagement at mmeyers@ajhs.org.

For reference questions, please email: inquiries@cjh.org

Extent

1 Manuscript Boxes

.25 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Contains thirteen letters on a variety of subjects. Of interest are: a letter written to Walter Lippmann, referring to a talk with Felix Frankfurter regarding Brandeis' confirmation as a justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (1916); and a letter to Abraham H. Sakier regarding Brandeis' wish not to have his name connected with any fund-raising project for a university in Palestine (1930).

Physical Location

Collection is located in Consolidated Box P7.

Acquisition Note

Gifts, in part, of the Elsie O. & Philip D. Sang Foundation 1979 and 1982
Title
Guide to the Louis Brandeis Collection, undated, 1886-1940, 1966 P-248
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid created by marc2ead_ajhs.xsl
Date
© 2009
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Revision Statements

  • May, September 2020: EHyman: post-ASpace migration cleanup.

Repository Details

Part of the American Jewish Historical Society Repository

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