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Contains manuscript and published material from Zionist, rabbinic, and other national Jewish organizations; and from various local Jewish community organizations relating to fund-raising drives, protest demonstrations, and other activities on behalf of Israel. Also contains copies of letters and telegrams sent by various individuals to American government officials and to Arab leaders; published statements of President Lyndon B. Johnson and various U.S. Congressmen; reactions of private American citizens, both Jewish and non-Jewish; personal letters written from Israel during the crisis; several scholarly studies and clippings from various Yiddish, Anglo-Jewish, and Israeli newspapers pertaining to the conflict; and an extensive collection of material from Dr. Nelson Glueck regarding his experiences during and after the war.
This collection documents the activities, administration, planning, proceedings, and correspondence of the National Jewish Community Relations Advisory Council, 1944-1994. The collection includes correspondence, programs, minutes, proposals, reports, clippings, press releases, and publications.
This collection contains correspondence between Horace M. Kallen and many important individuals and organizations, as well as manuscripts, notes and other materials for speeches, financial documents, research materials, academic records, and various other assorted items. These materials serve to illustrate Kallen’s important role in philosophy, education, religion, and politics and his deep involvement with consumer rights, environmental controls, Jewish issues, and civil liberties.
This collection contains the personal and professional papers of William Edlin, editor of The Day and a prominent Socialist. It includes correspondence with individuals and with organizations, newspaper clippings, manuscripts of works by Edlin and by others as well as translations done by Edlin, and some of Edlin’s personal documents. These materials relate to Edlin’s involvement with The Day, with the Socialist Party, the Workmen’s Circle, various labor and Zionist organizations, literary clubs and activities, and with music, art and drama.
The records of the American Jewish Congress, a national Jewish agency, concerned primarily with Jewish and other minority civil rights, include the constitution, by-laws, and minutes of the Administrative and Executive Committees and Governing Council of the Congress. The collection has materials generated by the National Biennial Conventions, Executive Directors, including Phil Baum and Henry Siegman, and the General Counsel files of Will Maslow, Commissions and the Jerusalem Conferences of Mayors, Regional Chapters, National Women's Division, Business and Professional Chapters, Public Relations, and miscellaneous activities conducted by American Jewish Congress.
This collection documents the life and activities of dancer and activist Ronya Schwaab. The collection contains material related to her activities advocating for Soviet Jews, lecturing on various topics, her trips abroad, and writing reviews for numerous books. It also includes correspondence with family, friends, and various officials in both the public and non-profit spheres of politics and business. The collection contains numerous photographs and certificates that further document her activities and accomplishments.
The collection encompasses the personal papers of Virginia Snitow, especially during her active years in the Women's Division of the American Jewish Congress and an organization she founded, US/Israel Women to Women. Papers contain correspondence, writings and voluminous notes with both fiction, and non-fiction writings on racial, gender and class equality. Also included are family stories and diaries chronicling Snitow's time spent in her summer home in Grenada.
- American Jewish Historical Society 5
- YIVO Institute for Jewish Research 2
- Correspondence 6
- Clippings (information artifacts) 4
- Education 4
- Photographs 4
- Civil rights 3
- New York (N.Y.) 3
- Antisemitism 2
- Audiocassettes 2
- Boston (Mass.) 2
- Emigration and immigration 2
- Financial records 2
- Jews, Soviet 2
- Manuscripts (documents) 2
- Minutes (administrative records) 2
- Publications (documents) 2
- Speeches (documents) 2
- Zionism 2
- Administrative reports 1
- African Americans -- Relations with Jews 1 + ∧ less
- French 3
- German 3
- Hebrew 3
- Russian 3
- Yiddish 3
- American Jewish Congress. Women's Division 2
- Anti-defamation League 2
- Bikel, Theodore 2
- Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America 2
- National Council of Jewish Women 2
- National Jewish Community Relations Advisory Council (U.S.) 2
- Pfeffer, Leo, 1910-1993 2
- Squadron, Howard M. 2
- Wise, Stephen S. (Stephen Samuel), 1874-1949 2
- World Jewish Congress 2
- YIVO Archives 2
- American Civil Liberties Union 1
- American Israel Public Affairs Committee 1
- American Jewish Committee 1
- American Jewish Congress. Commission on Law and Social Action 1
- American Jewish Congress. Commission on National Affairs 1
- American Jewish Congress. Office of Jewish Information 1
- American Jewish Congress. Public Relations Department 1
- American ORT Federation 1 + ∧ less