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שור (שאָר), אַנשעל; שאָר, משה / Shor, Anshel; Schorr, Moshe. Ein Mensch soll man sein (Be a Decent Person). Operetta in 4 acts, 1912

 File — Folder: 4257, Object: 174014-174037

Scope and Contents

Russian censor's stamp, St. Petersburg, 16 January 1912, and stamp for tax (title page), as well as red wax seal (last page). Yiddish-language stamp of N. S. Lipovski as administrator, "Idisher folks-teater." Accession no. 1/1191 (stamp).

German translation, adapted (bearbeitet) by L. Saslawsky, based on the Yiddish-language play "A mentsh zol men zayn," which, according to Zylbercweig (IV: 2653-2654, 2909-2910), was written by Anshel Shor together with Moshe Schorr. The title page of the manuscript gives only the last name "Shor."


  • 1912


Language of Materials

From the Sub-Sub-Series:

Predominantly in Yiddish, with some German, Russian, and Polish, as well as occasional use of Latvian, Romanian, and English.

Access Restrictions

The collection has been digitized and is available online without restrictions. The physical collection is closed.


From the Sub-Sub-Series: 9.6 Linear Feet (23 boxes; 277 folders)

Repository Details

Part of the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research Repository

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