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This is the collection of Arthur A. Goren, a historian and professor of American Jewish history at the Hebrew University and Columbia University. This collection consists of his research material and professional files from his academic pursuits and career as a professor, primarily at Columbia University. Included in the collection are copies of articles and photocopies of archival material used for research, drafts of speeches and manuscripts, handwritten and typed research notes, correspondence, clippings, photographs, and teaching and course material such as syllabi, readings, notes, and bibliographies.
The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence to Bertha Badt-Strauss from various writers and friends between 1940 and 1969. The letters deal with topics related to emigration/immigration, Judaism, Zionism and publishing opportunities in the United States and Mexico. Included are manuscripts, poems, photographs and clippings of Badt-Strauss's correspondents, as well as some of her own writings.
The Julius and Elisabeth Hirsch Collection holds the papers of this couple, with much of the collection consisting of family correspondence. Prominent subjects include the immigration of family members and genealogy of the family. In addition to extensive correspondence and family trees the collection includes notebooks, essays and articles, newspaper clippings, photographs, early drafts of Julius Hirsch's family memoir, and research notes.
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 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.
- YIVO Institute for Jewish Research 4
- Leo Baeck Institute 2
- American Jewish Historical Society 1
- Israel 6
- Emigration and immigration 4
- Financial records 3
- Notes (documents) 3
- Administrative reports 2
- Jews, East European 2
- Morgn-frayhayṭ 2
- Newspaper editors 2
- Newspaper publishing 2
- Photocopies 2
- Yiddish newspapers 2
- Antisemitism 1
- Articles 1
- Assimilation (Sociology) 1 ∧ less
- Hebrew 6
- Yiddish 5
- French 4
- Romany 2
- Russian 2
- YIVO Archives 4
- American Jewish Congress 3
- Warburg, Felix M. (Felix Moritz), 1871-1937 2
- Zhitlowsky, Chaim, 1865-1943 2
- Allgemeyner Idisher arbayṭerbund in Liṭa, Poylen un Rusland 1
- Altmann, Alexander, 1906-1987 1
- American ORT Federation 1
- Badt-Strauss, Bertha, 1885-1970 1
- Baeck, Leo, 1873-1956 1
- Barondess, Joseph, 1867-1928 1
- Bellesiles, Michael A. 1
- Bernstein, Herman, 1876-1935 1
- Cahan, Abraham, 1860-1951 1
- Columbia University 1
- Communist Party of America 1
- Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor), 1855-1926 1
- Dewey, John, 1859-1952 1
- Edlin, Ṿillyam, 1878-1947 1
- Educational Alliance (New York, N.Y.) 1
- Elfenbein, Israel, 1894-1964 1 ∧ less