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Papers of Ezekiel Leavitt

Identifier: RG 218

Scope and Contents

Correspondence from individuals: Cyrus Adler, Joseph Barondess, Hayyim Nahman Bialik, Louis D. Brandeis, Alexander Harkavy, Mordecai Kaplan, Judah L. Magnes, Max Nordau, David de Sola Pool, Solomon Schechter, Abba Hillel Silver, Upton Sinclair, Israel Joshua Singer, Henrietta Szold, Stephen S. Wise. Correspondence from organizations. Personal documents. Manuscripts of Leavitt's writings. Photographs of friends and relatives.


  • Creation: 1890 - 1945

Biographical / Historical

Conservative rabbi, teacher, principal, newspaper editor, author and lecturer. New York City.


3.5 Linear Feet

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Alternate Form Available

MK 280.13 (folders 112-117 only)

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Part of the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research Repository

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