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Political campaigns

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Lee Max Friedman papers

 Collection — Consolidated Box P20, Folder: P-724
Identifier: P-724

Collection contains Friedman's graduation diploma from Roxbury Latin School (1890), a framed pass admitting Friedman to Distinguished Strangers' Gallery of the House of Commons (1946), Memorial exercises for Friedman held at the Boston Public Library (1957), a tribute to Friedman by Fanny Goldstein of the Boston Public Library (1957), a Republican ticket listing Friedman as a delegate to Congress (1906), and various newsclippings regarding Friedman's campaign for Tenth District Congressman (undated, 1906).

Dates: undated, 1890, 1906, 1946, 1947

Myer S. Isaacs (1841-1904) Collection

Identifier: P-22

Real estate lawyer, judge, newspaper editor, and philanthropist, Myer S. Isaacs was the eldest son of the second English-speaking Rabbi in the United States, the Rev. Dr. Samuel M. Isaacs (1804-1878). The Isaacs Family were founding members of the New York-based Jewish civil rights organization, the Board of Delegates of American Israelites (1859-1878), published the Jewish Messenger (1859-1902), and Myer was the first president of the Baron de Hirsch Fund. This Collection contains documents deriving from Myer and Samuel Issacs, and Myer's brothers Abram (1852 or 53-1920) and Isaac Isaacs (1845-1907). Information concerning Myer's children may also be found, including documents from his son Stanley (1882-1962), Manhattan borough President and New York City Councilman. Includes correspondence, clippings, commencement programs, invitations, souvenir and anniversary programs, election campaign materials, obituaries, funeral programs, and citizenship papers.

Dates: undated, 1844, 1851-1925

Poland (Vilna) Collection

Identifier: RG 28

The Poland (Vilna Archives) Collection is comprised of documents that were amassed at the YIVO in Vilna (Vilnius), mainly as a result of collecting work by the volunteer YIVO “zamlers” (collectors). The bulk of the collection relates to Jewish communities in over 260 cities and towns in interwar Poland (1919-1939). Documents of earlier years are also included.

Dates: 1845-1939; Majority of material found within 1919-1939