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Reports of JDC executive offices, 1930-1960. Materials on negotiations between the British government and the Jewish Agency headed by Chaim Weizmann, 1930. Reports on relief work done in Poland, 1916-1939.
The collection consists of material pertaining to Cheskel Zwi Kloetzel and his work.
The collection contains bylaws, circulars, guiding principles, lectures, minutes, newspaper articles, and proclamations pertaining to the German representative organization “Centralverein”.
Circulars, pamphlets, clippings, reports concerning the Centralverein deutscher Staatsbuerger Juedischen Glaubens, and Eugen Fuchs, its cofounder.
This collection of posters includes approximately 1,000 rare or unique items pertaining to over 100 displaced persons (DP) camps and centers in Germany, Austria, and Italy, dating primarily from 1946 to 1952. Comprised of approximately 60% handpainted and 40% printed items, it includes posters produced by diverse Jewish groups within individual camps, such as administrative and cultural committees, sports clubs, Zionist and religious groups, and landsmanshaftn; as well as organizations active throughout the camps, including the Jewish central committees in the respective countries, the World ORT Union, the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, the Jewish National Fund, and the Jewish Agency. A small number of items also document activities of the revived Jewish communities in the city centers of Munich and Vienna. Many of the posters use not only language but also color, graphic design, and pictorial and figurative elements to engage their audience with calls to entertainment, lectures, protests, and commemorations.
This collection contains official documents and official and personal correspondence illustrating the dentistry student Herbert Mansbach's time as a refugee in Switzerland and his attempts to emigrate.
The bulk of the collection documents Kenen’s Zionist activities, his work with the United Nations, the American Israel Public Affairs Committee and its predecessor organizations, and the Near East Report. Materials include correspondence, reports, newspaper clippings, publications, press releases, manuscripts, notes, photographs, speeches, and scrapbooks.
The collection contains various materials pertaining to the Jewish Agency Mission to the Iberian Peninsula, October 1943 - September 1945.
The records relate to Jewish Agency work with displaced persons following World War II, and include the following: correspondence with banks, vendors, Jewish National Fund, Keren Hayesod, and offices of the Jewish Agency in Geneva, Jerusalem, and Paris. Circulars and flyers. Financial records, including journals and account books, auditors' reports, cash books, ledgers, and records of support payments to individuals. Reports of the Immigration and Purchasing Departments. Correspondence and lists concerning release funds.
This collection contains the family papers of the Loewald and Landshut families, notably personal and vital papers from before, during and after World War II which illustrate both the family's history and personal and professional lives. In particular, this collection amply documents the family's emigration in 1939, as well as a relative's internment in Theresienstadt, through legal documents and personal and official correspondence. There are also a large number of photographs illustrating Rosa Loewald's work as a nurse during World War I.
Louis Lipsky (1876-1963) was a noted Zionist leader, journalist, and writer. The collection contains personal correspondence, memoranda, speeches, magazine and newspaper articles, manuscripts, drafts of books, and organizational materials concerning the Zionist movement, and various Jewish organizations.
The collection contains primarily correspondence (Series I) by members of the Ullmann family.
This collection consists of posters (c. 1930s), solicitation pamphlets, and the following publications: Appeal (May 29, 1967), My Brother’s Keeper (1939-1958): A Picture Story of the United Jewish Appeal, and United Jewish Campaign News (October 11, 1926, February 1929).
The material in this record group was culled from Hadassah's Central Files in Israel in the early 1980s to document Hadassah's role in Zionist history. Originally formed from a Zionist women's study group, the first Hadassah chapter in New York had a strong relationship with the Zionist Organization of America (ZOA; then known as the Federation of American Zionists). The material in this record group documents Hadassah's relationship to the ZOA and to other Zionist organizations in the United States, Europe, and Palestine/Israel, particularly in the years leading up to Israeli statehood in 1948. Other subjects addressed in this record group include the founding of Hadassah; World War II, particularly relating to Jewish emigration and refugees; the founding of the United Nations and the debate over recognition of a Jewish state; the partition of Palestine; and Arab-Jewish relations. Included are articles, clippings, convention resolutions, correspondence, diary extracts, memorandums, minutes, press releases, printed ephemera, publications, reports, and speeches.
- Names: Jewish Agency for Palestine X
- Leo Baeck Institute 7
- American Jewish Historical Society 4
- YIVO Institute for Jewish Research 3
- Correspondence 6
- Zionism 5
- Archival materials 4
- Clippings (information artifacts) 4
- Jewish refugees 3
- Palestine -- Emigration and immigration 3
- Antisemitism 2
- Berlin (Germany) 2
- Germany -- Politics and government -- 1871-1918 2
- Germany -- Politics and government -- 1918-1933 2
- Hamburg (Germany) 2
- International relief. 2
- Israel 2
- Jews -- Germany -- Intellectual life 2
- Jews -- Migrations. 2
- Jews -- Persecutions -- Germany 2
- Manuscripts (documents) 2
- Publications (documents) 2
- Rabbis 2
- Speeches (documents) 2 + ∧ less
- English 11
- German 9
- Hebrew 8
- French 4
- Polish 2
- Russian 2
- Yiddish 2
- Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE); Imperial Aramaic (700-300 BCE) 1
- Czech 1
- Hungarian 1
- Italian 1
- Portuguese 1
- Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan 1 + ∧ less
- American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee 4
- Centralverein Deutscher Staatsbürger Jüdischen Glaubens 3
- Weizmann, Chaim, 1874-1952 3
- American Jewish Conference 2
- American Zionist Council 2
- Ben-Gurion, David, 1886-1973 2
- Deutsches Komitee Pro Palästina zur Förderung der Jüdischen Palästinasiedlung 2
- Eban, Abba Solomon, 1915-2002 2
- Hadassah, the Women's Zionist Organization of America 2
- Jewish Agency for Israel. Youth Aliyah Department 2
- Jewish National Fund 2
- Keren Hayesod 2
- Lipsky, Louis, 1876-1963 2
- Szold, Henrietta, 1860-1945 2
- United Jewish Appeal 2
- United Nations 2
- United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration 2
- United Palestine Appeal (U.S.) 2
- World Zionist Organization 2 + ∧ less