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Grand Island (N.Y. : Island)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Hanns Reissner Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR 4147
Abstract

This collection contains the extensive research of the historian Hanns Reissner. The most prominent subjects of the collection are the philosopher and jurist Eduard Gans and the Verein für Kultur und Wissenschaft der Juden, although Reissner's research also addresses many other subjects within the field of both German and American Jewish history. Included in the collection are extensive research notes and correspondence concerning his work, his unpublished manuscripts, clippings and offprints.

Dates: 1821-1977; Majority of material found within 1955-1975

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