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This collection contains the personal and professional papers of Abraham Liessin, including correspondence with many important literary figures, manuscripts of essays and poems by Liessin from Di Tsukunft(The Future) and from his published works, clippings, receipts, invitations, and other materials relating to Liessin’s family. This collection shows how Di Tsukunft became one of the leading Yiddish literary journsl during hte 25 years of Liessin's editorship.
This collection contains documents relating to David Pinski’s role as a Yiddish writer, playwright, essayist, translator, editor, literary critic, and author of novels, plays, short stories, essays, and poems. There is personal and professional correspondence, manuscripts of novels, plays, poems, essays, and articles, translations of Pinski’s works into English and Russian, lectures made on various occasions, personal documents and photographs, programs, notes, and newspaper clippings. These materials demonstrate Pinski’s important role in Yiddish drama and literature, Jewish community life and Yiddish cultural institutions.
This collection contains correspondence between painter, poet, and essayist Jennings Yehudah Tofel and various artists and writers, as well as family correspondence, diaries, journals, manuscripts relating to Tofel’s artistic career, newspaper clippings on Tofel and his art, and manuscripts of Tofel’s essays, poems, dramas, and autobiographical works. The collection illustrates Tofel’s wide range of artistic and literary activities and his role in American modern art.
This collection contains correspondence between Mendel Osherowitch and many important literary and political figures, as well as Yiddish manuscripts by Osherowitch, clippings, photos, and obituaries and letters written to his family after his death. These materials illustrate Osherowitch’s importance in the Yiddish literary field as well as his role in various Jewish organizations.
This collection contains manuscripts of plays, articles and other writings, correspondence, memoirs, photographs, theater programs, and personal materials of Yiddish playwright, novelist, journalist, travel writer, and theater director Peretz Hirschbein. The collection helps to illustrate Hirschbein’s importance and lasting impact upon the revival of Yiddish theater and literature in the early twentieth century.
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.
- Israel 5
- Photographs 4
- Poland 4
- Jews -- United States -- Periodicals 3
- Newspaper publishing 3
- Theater, Yiddish 3
- Yiddish newspapers 3
- Canada 2
- Der Tog (New York) 2
- Di Tsukunft 2
- Dramatists, Yiddish 2
- Forṿerṭs (New York, N.Y.) 2
- Newspaper editors 2
- Programs (documents) 2
- Russia 2 + ∧ less
- German 5
- Hebrew 5
- Russian 5
- Polish 3
- Chinese 1
- Pinski, David, 1872-1959 3
- Zhitlowsky, Chaim, 1865-1943 3
- Asch, Sholem, 1880-1957 2
- Cahan, Abraham, 1860-1951 2
- Glatstein, Jacob, 1896-1971 2
- Leivick, H., 1888-1962 2
- Liessin, Abraham, 1872-1938 2
- Niger, Samuel, 1883-1955 2
- Rejzen, Zalman, 1887-1941 2
- Shneour, Zalman, 1887-1959 2
- Vladeck, B. (Baruch), 1886-1938 2
- Allgemeyner Idisher arbayṭerbund in Liṭa, Poylen un Rusland 1
- American Jewish Congress 1
- American ORT Federation 1
- Association to Perpetuate the Memory of the Ukrainian Jews 1
- Barondess, Joseph, 1867-1928 1
- Ben-Zvi, Itzhak, 1884-1963 1
- Bernstein, Herman, 1876-1935 1
- Bialik, Hayyim Nahman, 1873-1934 1 + ∧ less