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Jews -- Spain

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Henry Victor Besso Collection

Identifier: ASF AR-9

The collection documents the work of Henry Besso and reflects various aspects of his professional life, personal research and writings in the field of Sephardic culture, Spanish language and linguistics, and Sephardic and Spanish history. Collection also documents Besso's involvement with Sephardic organizations and communities. Collection includes audio materials, brochures, booklets, clippings, conference procedures, correspondence, government publications, minutes, notes, photographs, printed matter, reports, speeches, and writings and translations by Henry Besso and others.

Dates: 1905-1992; Majority of material found in 1940-1976

Papers of Morris Tarragano

Identifier: ASF AR-41

This is a compilation of items collected by Morris Tarragano, mainly in photocopy format. These items relate to the history of Sephardic Jewry, mainly the Jews of Turkey and Spain, as well as some genealogical papers.

Dates: undated, 1932-1996

Raphael Abramovitch Collection

Identifier: RG 390
Scope and Contents

Photographs relating to Jewish life in Czechoslovakia, England, Estonia, France, Germany, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Netherlands, Rumania, Russia and Spain.

Dates: undated

Union of American Hebrew Congregations

Identifier: I-409

The collection consists of one item: The teacher’s edition of a focus kit entitled “Journey of Fifteen Centuries: The Story of the Jews of Spain,” written and designed by Robert Sugar.

Dates: 1973