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The collection contains Bernard G. Richards personal and official correspondence, papers from his involvement with the American Jewish Congress and Jewish Information Bureau, published and unpublished writings, publications collected by Richards, articles about Richards and his activities, correspondence and articles from testimonial dinners in honor of Richards, and photographs. Significant correspondents include Joseph Barondess, Louis D. Brandeis, Vladimir Jabotinsky, J.L. Magnes, Louis Marshall, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Jacob H. Schiff, Philip Slomovitz, Arthur Hays Sulzberger, Morris Winchovsky, and Stephen S. Wise.
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.
Collection consists of correspondence, speeches, photographs, clippings, and memorabilia relating to Crestohl's activities as a lawyer and as a member of the House of Commons in the Parliament of Canada representing Montreal-Cartier, 1950-1963. It includes material relating to Canadian immigration policies, German rearmament, humane slaughtering, and citizen reactions to these issues; correspondence with members of the Israeli Parliament, and correspondence and speeches relating to his numerous activities in communal and Jewish affairs in general and Zionist organizations and The ORT in particular; and personal writings and memoirs in typescript and published material by and about Leon Crestohl.
The collection also contains correspondence in English and Yiddish between members of the Crestohl family, primarily his mother Rose (Weitzman) Crestohl, 1926-1941, and published and manuscript material, both original and copies, relating to the career of his father Hyman Meyer Crestohl, 1904-1921.
Abraham Charasch Collection documents Abraham Charasch’s involvement with various Jewish political parties and Jewish student organizations in the Russian Empire and abroad prior to the October Revolution of 1917. Most materials collected here deal with the Union of Eastern Jewish Student Organizations in Western Europe and Zionist Socialist Worker’s Party. Included here is correspondence, by-laws, reports, resolutions, minutes of meetings, declarations, circular letters, lists of delegates to student conferences, memoranda, manuscripts, bibliographies, and applications sent to the Swiss Central Committee for the Return of Political Immigrants.
This collection contains documents of journalist and left-wing political activist Paul Novick, consisting mainly of correspondence, subject files, manuscripts, photographs, and newspaper clippings. These materials relate to Novick’s career as long-time editor of the Morning Freiheit (Morning Freedom), his important role in the worldwide Communist movement, the history of the Freiheit itself, and Jewish and general politics. These materials demonstrate Novick’s important, and changing, role in the history of Communism, as well as his career as a Yiddish journalist and author.
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 consists of assorted types of financial records, some correspondence and a few photographs related to efforts to develop the infrastructure of Israel during the 1800s, the First and Second Aliyah periods, the time of the British Mandate, and the early years after the founding of the State of Israel.
- YIVO Institute for Jewish Research 3
- American Jewish Historical Society 2
- Center for Jewish History 1
- Leo Baeck Institute 1
- Clippings (information artifacts) 6
- Zionism 5
- Antisemitism 3
- Israel 3
- Minutes (administrative records) 3
- New York (N.Y.) 3
- Communism 2
- Financial records 2
- Germany 2
- Manuscripts (documents) 2
- Memoirs 2
- Memorandums 2
- Morgn-frayhayṭ 2
- Newspaper editors 2
- Newspaper publishing 2
- Pamphlets 2
- Russia 2
- Speeches (documents) 2 + ∧ less
- English 6
- French 6
- Hebrew 6
- Yiddish 6
- German 5
- Spanish; Castilian 4
- Italian 3
- Polish 3
- Arabic 2
- Greek, Modern (1453-) 2
- Chinese 1
- Czech 1
- Dutch; Flemish 1
- Romany 1 + ∧ less
- American Jewish Congress 3
- Barondess, Joseph, 1867-1928 2
- Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 2
- Wise, Stephen S. (Stephen Samuel), 1874-1949 2
- YIVO Archives 2
- Zhitlowsky, Chaim, 1865-1943 2
- Zionist Organization of America 2
- Allgemeyner Idisher arbayṭerbund in Liṭa, Poylen un Rusland 1
- American ORT Federation 1
- Bernstein, Herman, 1876-1935 1
- Brandeis, Louis Dembitz, 1856-1941 1
- Cahan, Abraham, 1860-1951 1
- Canada. Parliament 1
- Charasch, A. (Abraham) 1
- Cohen, J. X. (Jacob Xenab), 1889-1955 1
- Communist Party of America 1
- Coughlin, Charles E. (Charles Edward), 1891-1979 1
- Crestohl, Hyman Meyer, 1865-1928 1
- Crestohl, Leon David, 1900-1963 1
- Crestohl, Rose, -1942 1 + ∧ less