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United States -- Politics and government

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Albert Salomon Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 3111 / MF 850
Abstract Correspondence of Albert Salomon, manuscripts, course outlines, photos
Dates: 1926-1959

Anti-Defamation League John Birch Society Collection

 Collection
Identifier: I-510
Abstract The records consist of documentation of the Anti-Defamation League efforts to track and counter activities of the John Birch Society from its founding in 1958 through the mid-1970s. The material was organized by the ADL New England regional office and consists of correspondence, including copies of internal JBS material, memoranda, a large volume of newspaper clippings, as well as pamphlets, publications and reports.
Dates: undated, 1928-1980; Majority of material found within 1958 - 1975

Axis Victims League Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 7219 / MF 501
Abstract Correspondence, clippings, reports, memos and other office papers
Dates: 1942-1966

Bernard Postal papers

 Collection — Consolidated Box P17, Folder: P-606
Identifier: P-606
Abstract Collection consists of two sets of correspondence with famous persons regarding: (i) Who is the greatest Jew, living or dead (1957), and (ii) Whether a Jew could be elected President of the United States (1959); two letters having to do with Chanukah; an article having to do with Jews being named president of universities; and a pamphlet about Jewish sites in the Caribbean.
Dates: undated, 1957-1971

David Diamond papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-59
Abstract This Collection contains correspondence relating to Diamond's legal and political career, during which he served as Corporation Counsel for the City of Buffalo, New York State Supreme Court Justice, and on the faculty of the University of Buffalo Law School; material on his activities in the mayoral, gubernatorial, and presidential political campaigns, 1928-1952, among which was the chairmanship of the Buffalo Volunteers for Stevenson, and on his extensive communal and philanthropic activities.

The material concerning his philanthropic activites is cprimarily concerned with the American Civil Liberties Union, the Buffalo Jewish Center, the United Jewish Fund of Buffalo, the United Jewish Appeal, the American Jewish League for Israel, the American-Israel Cultural Foundation, the American Fund for Israel Institutions, the American Friends of the Hebrew University, the State of Israel Bonds, the Independent Zionists of America, the American Zionist Council and the American Christian Palestine Committee.

Collection also includes materials from the Civic Affairs Committee of Erie County; the Children's Aid Society; the United War and Community Fund; the Emergency Committee to Save the Jewish People of Europe; anti-Nazi materials; material on civil rights and anti-discrimination legislation; the problem of church and education; speeches; general correspondence; newspaper clippings; and memorabilia.
Dates: undated, 1928-1968

Herbert Kriedman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 25640
Abstract The Herbert Kriedman Collection documents Herbert Kriedman's work as a professor at Nassau Community College. Much of the collection centers on his academic writing and collected research, including copies of reports on German financial institutions in Nazi Germany. In addition, there is some documentation of his early professional career and attempts to have his writing published.
Dates: 1939-2002; Majority of material found within 1946-1978

John Langeloth Loeb and Frances Lehman Loeb Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-892
Abstract The Loeb Family Papers, 1893; 1924-1998 documents one of America’s most famous financial and political power couples of the 20th century—John Langeloth Loeb and Frances "Peter" Lehman Loeb—as well as their children, including Ambassador John L. Loeb, Jr. The family history begins in 19th century America with the Loebs and Moses families (including Carl Loeb and Adeline Moses Loeb), and the Lehmans and Lewisohns (Arthur Lehman, financier and brother of New York State Governor Herbert Lehman, and Adele, daughter of businessman Adolph). The collection primarily focuses on the lives of John and Frances, including the brokerage firm Loeb, Rhoades, and Co., as well as business, personal, family, and political correspondence, art collection documentation, philanthropic and financial records, and a host of family photographs and ephemera.
Dates: 1893; 1923 - 1997; Majority of material found within 1949 - 1996

Mordecai Manuel Noah, papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-75
Abstract Collection contains legal documents pertaining to Noah's official duties as surveyor of the port of New York (1830-1831), and correspondence relating to Noah's political career. Also included are: personal correspondence; a scrapbook; published material on Noah's journalistic career and personal life; articles and correspondence relating to the City of Ararat; and the Isaac Goldberg collection of Mordecai Manuel Noah letters, which consists of 28 letters from Noah to his wife Rebecca.
Dates: undated, 1816-1851

National Citizens' Committee for Fairness to the Presidency, records

 Collection
Identifier: I-177
Abstract Contains information pertaining to the founding, activities on behalf of President Richard Nixon, correspondence, tape recordings and publications. Also includes the financial records of the National Citizens' Committee.
Dates: 1969-1978

Stephen Wise papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-134
Abstract The collection has been arranged according to the following broad subject areas: personal affairs; speeches, sermons, and articles, both manuscript and published; the Free Synagogue in New York City; the Jewish Institute of Religion; American Jewish affairs; relations between the Jewish and non-Jewish communities; New York City affairs; United States affairs; the press (both Jewish and non-Jewish); world affairs; the American Jewish Congress and World Jewish Congress; refugees; Zionism; Palestine and Israel; arts and letters; and individual corrspondence of a general nature.
Dates: 1841-1978

Subseries C: Political , undated, 1952-1996

 Sub-Series
Scope and Contents This subseries relates primarily to political campaigns on national, New York City, and stock exchange issues, and political leaders, in both the Democratic and Republican Parties including Lyndon B. Johnson, Daniel Patrick Moynihan, Jacob Javits, and Richard M. Nixon as well as Mayor Teddy Kollek of Jerusalem.
Dates: undated, 1952-1996