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This is an artificial collection that contains digitized photographs and slides selected from various collections in the Archives of the American Soviet Jewry Movement, and other related collections at the American Jewish Historical Society. The physical part of the collection consists of one manuscript box containing 415 photographs that were separated from their parent collections.
This collection of mainly anti-Semitic material was compiled by a Jewish librarian of German descent who infiltrated the pro-Nazi community developing in New York City in the years leading up to World War II. The bulk of the collection consists of publications and printed matter, with the notable exception of narrative reports that describe first-hand experiences and observations of Nazi-affiliated events. Document types include advertisements, event announcements, books, clippings, correspondence, magazines and newspapers, travel guides, political memorabilia, and other print ephemera.
Contains the memoirs and scrapbooks of Bluestone, concerning his numerous communal activities, especially those in the Zionist movement. A description of the collection was published by Hyman B. Grinstein in Publications of the American Jewish Historical Society, no. 35 (1939), and a detailed inventory was prepared by Harry Bluestone (n.d.).
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 rabbi, Hebrew scholar, author, and editor Israel Elfenbein. These materials include correspondence with and relating to congregations, Hebrew periodicals, organizations, Elfenbein’s writings, personal correspondence, sermons, clippings, and manuscripts by Elfenbein and by other writers.
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.
This collection contains the personal and professional papers of Shad Polier, including legal files from cases with which Polier was involved, particularly those concerning adoptions and civil liberties, articles and speeches by Polier, correspondence, and materials from several of the organizations with which Polier was affiliated, including the American Jewish Congress, the World Jewish Congress and the NAACP. These materials reflect his widespread participation with the civil liberties movement, equal rights and anti-discrimination law.
- American Jewish Historical Society 3
- YIVO Institute for Jewish Research 3
- Leo Baeck Institute 1
- Clippings (information artifacts) 6
- Correspondence 6
- Manuscripts (documents) 4
- Zionism 4
- Financial records 3
- Antisemitism 2
- Books 2
- Civil rights 2
- Emigration and immigration 2
- Israel 2
- Minutes (administrative records) 2
- Programs (documents) 2
- Administrative reports 1
- Adoption -- United States 1
- Advertisements 1
- African Americans -- Relations with Jews 1
- Announcements 1
- Anti-Jewish propaganda 1 + ∧ less
- Hebrew 6
- Yiddish 6
- French 5
- German 4
- Italian 2
- Wise, Stephen S. (Stephen Samuel), 1874-1949 3
- YIVO Archives 3
- Barondess, Joseph, 1867-1928 2
- World Jewish Congress 2
- Abram, Morris B. 1
- Abzug, Bella S., 1920-1998 1
- American ORT Federation 1
- Baez, Joan 1
- Bar-Ilan, Meir, 1880-1949 1
- Bay Area Council for Soviet Jews 1
- Begin, Menachem, 1913-1992 1
- Bernstein, Herman, 1876-1935 1
- Beth Israel Medical Center (New York, N.Y.) 1
- Bluestone family 1
- Bluestone, Joseph Isaac, 1860-1934 1
- Bnai Zion (Organization) 1
- Bureau of Jewish Education (New York, N.Y.) 1
- Bush, George, 1924-2018 1
- Cahan, Abraham, 1860-1951 1 + ∧ less