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Subcollection 1: JDC Administration
Record Group 1-1: New York Administration
Series 1: JDC General, 1921 - 1932
Correspondence, memos, addenda, pertaining to the JDC, its structure, scope of activities and administration. (There are no 1926 materials.)
      File 1: General, 1921 - 1925
      Criticisms of JDC and its employees, correspondence, Louis Marshall - Secretary of State Hughes, 8/30/31-10/11/21. Wearing of military uniforms in Europe by JDC employees, 9/18/21-12/14/21. Suggested changes in JDC administration structure, 10/6/21; also see: Correspondence Rosenberg-Warburg, File 15, September 1921-June 1922. JDC relations with Soviet Government, 11/15/21-11/21/21. Powers and authority of JDC EUREXCO, 10/14/21. Resignations by Warburg as JDC Chairman and Lehman as Vice-Chairman, 4/19/22-4/26/22. Executive Committee Resolution calling for return of resignations, 4/27/22. Signed petition by Executive Committee members requesting Warburg and Lehman to continue in office, 12/1/22. Suggested liquidation of JDC relief activities, 6/8/23, 1/2/24, 1/9/24, 5/6/24; also see: File 29k, 7/6/21-11/11/21; File 16, 11/21/27. Statement by Herbert Hoover of JDC contributions in Europe, 8/18/23. Establishment of JDC Foundation, 3/8/24; also see: JDC Reconstruction Foundation Files 147-155.
     
Index Terms:
Executive Committee
Hoover, Herbert
Hughes, Charles E.
JDC EUREXCO
Lehman, Herbert H.
Marshall, Louis
Warburg, Felix M.
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      File 1a: General, 1927 - 1932
      Louis Fischer attacks JDC policies and programs in Poland in Menorah Journal, Feb. 1927, Apr. 1927. Morris Waldman replies, June 1927. Allegations by Max Steuer on Distribution JDC relief funds in Europe and JDC replies, 9/6/27-10/17/27; also see: Steuer-JDC controversy, Files 4, 4a. Period of anticipated need of JDC funds, 8/11/28. JDC financial difficulties in Europe, 3/19/30, 4/21/30, 5/3/30-5/14/30, 5/16/30, 4/21/31, 7/3/31, 8/24/31, 9/17/31, 11/4/31. Plight of Jews in Central and Eastern Europe, 1/26/31. Warburg resigns as JDC Chairman and elected Honorary Chairman, 2/10/32. Joseph C. Hyman, JDC Secretary authorized by Baerwald to visit Jewish communities in U.S. and Canada in the interests of the JDC, 4/29/32; also see: File 62b, 4/29/32-5/26/32. JDC's desperate financial plight, 7/27/32-8/1/32, 8/4/32-12/30/32.
     
Index Terms:
Baerwald, Paul
Fischer, Louis
Hyman, Joseph C.
Steuer, Max. D.
Waldman, Morris D.
Warburg, Felix M.
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      File 1b: General, 1914 - 1921
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      File 2: Special Commission, American Jewish Relief Committee, 1922 - 1923
      Louis Marshall appoints Special American Jewish Relief Committee Commission to investigate conditions of Jews in Central and Eastern Europe. It submitted a Report and recommendations to the JDC. Commission members: Lee K. Frankel, Chairman; David A. Brown; Samuel A. Goldsmith, Secretary, M.J. Rosenau, M. Wolf. Also see: File 24, 12/27/22; File 25, 2/1/23, pp. 8-14. Correspondence: Jacob Billikopf, David A. Brown, R. Frisch, H.S. Gans, Joseph C. Hyman, B. Kahn, W.J. Mack, Louis Marshall, J.N. Rosenberg, H.H. Rosenfelt, A. Shohan, F.M. Warburg.
     
Index Terms:
American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC)
Billikopf, Jacob
Brown, David A.
Frankel, Lee K.
Frisch, R.
Gans, H.S.
Goldsmith, Samuel A.
Hyman, Joseph C.
Kahn, B.
Mack, W.J.
Marshall, Louis
Marshall, Louis
Rosenau, M.J.
Rosenberg, J.N.
Rosenfelt, H.H.
Shohan, A.
Warburg, F.M.
Wolf, M.
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      File 3: History of JDC by Henry Alsberg (manuscript), 1921 - 1929
      Note: The Alsberg manuscript was revised by Isaac Don Levine, 1927 and by Henry Bernstein, 1928. Correspondence: Cyrus Adler, H. Alsberg, Paul Baerwald, Joseph C. Hyman, E.M. Morrissey, J.N. Rosenberg, F.M. Warburg.
     
Index Terms:
Adler, Cyrus
Alsberg, H.
Baerwald, Paul
Hyman, Joseph C.
Morrissey, E.M.
Rosenberg, James N.
Warburg, F.M.
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      File 3a: Aspects of JDC History by James N. Rosenberg
     
Index Terms:
Rosenberg, James N.
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      File 4: Steuer-JDC Controversy, 1927 - 1928
      Correspondence, memos, reports and addenda. Allegations by Steuer on misuse of JDC funds in Eastern Europe and JDC's replies, 9/6/27-10/17/27. Correspondence: Cyrus Adler, Paul Baerwald, Jacob Billikopf, Joseph C. Hyman, A.H. Lehman, H.H. Lehman, Louis Marshall, D.J. Schweitzer, H. Stern, Max Steuer, F.M. Warburg.
     
Index Terms:
Adler, Cyrus
Baerwald, Paul
Billikopf, Jacob
Hyman, Joseph C.
Lehman, A.H.
Lehman, H.H.
Marshall, Louis
Schweitzer D.J.
Stern, H.
Steuer, Max
Warburg, F.M.
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      File 4a: Steuer-JDC Controversy, 1927 - 1928
      Anglo-Jewish press reports on Steuer-JDC controversy.
     
Index Terms:
Steuer, Max
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      File 5: JDC Incorporation, 1922 - 1932
      In 1920, the JDC was incorporated in New York State as the Joint Distribution Committee Inc. In 1931, the JDC was again incorporated in New York State, but this time as the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, Inc. For the 1920 Certificate of Incorporation and J.N. Rosenberg memo: "On Certain Legal Questions re JDC," see: Current Files, 1927. For Rosenberg Report on 1931 incorporation, see: File 11, pp. F2-I2. Correspondence: F. K. Bowers, H. M. Gans, Joseph C. Hyman, B. Kahn, S. Klaus, Wm. J. Mack, Louis Marshall, Evelyn M. Morrissey, James N. Rosenberg. Also see: Reorganization Committee, File 29n.
     
Index Terms:
Bowers, F. K.
Gans, H. M.
Hyman, Joseph C.
Kahn, B.
Klaus, S.
Mack, Wm. J.
Marshall, Louis
Morrissey, Evelyn M.
Rosenberg, James N.
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      File 13: Administration, General, 1921 - 1922 September
      Rosenberg proposals for JDC administration reorganization in Europe, 1/4/22; also see: Correspondence Rosenberg-Warburg, File 15, 5/10/22. Controversy Morris Waldman and B. Flexner and dismissal of former, 6/15/22-7/13/22, 8/1/22, 8/17/22-9/4/22, 9/9/22-10/10/22. Rosenberg discusses prospective candidates for Chairman EUREXCO, see File 15: numbered letters, X-12, 1/30/22, X-15, 1/19/22, and unnumbered letters, 2/3/22, 3/9/22; 3/6/22; also see: File 15, 2/3/22; File 16, 3/1/22. Correspondence: Jacob Billikopf, B. Bogen, B. Flexner, M. Engelman, H. M. Gans, W. N. Haskell, B. Kahn, H. H. Lehman, Wm. J. Mack, Louis Marshall, F. C. Page, J. M. Rosenberg, F. M. Warburg, M. D. Waldman.
     
Index Terms:
Billikopf, Jacob
Bogen, B.
Engelman, M.
Flexner, B.
Gans, H. M.
Haskell, W. N.
Kahn, B.
Lehman, H. H.
Mack, Wm. J.
Marshall, Louis
Page, F. C.
Rosenberg, J. M.
Waldman, M. D.
Warburg, F. M.
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      File 13a: Administration, General, 1922 October - 1924, 1926, 1929, 1932
      Controversy B. Kahn and L. G. Robinson, 1/3/23-4/4/23. Administration staff in Europe reduced 5/3/23; also see: JDC General, File 1, 3/15/23, 5/3/23. Lehman-Rosenberg difference on agreement with Dr. Rosen 1/22/24-1/30/24; also see: File 124, 7/1/24-7/7/24. Resignation of W. J. Mack as JDC Secretary 5/14/24. Correspondence: Paul Baerwald, F. B. Block, B. Kahn, H. H. Lehman, C. J. Liebman, W. J. Mack, L. G. Robinson, J. M. Rosenberg, D. J. Schweitzer.
     
Index Terms:
Baerwald, Paul
Block, F. B.
Kahn, B.
Lehman, H. H.
Liebman, C. J.
Mack, Wm. J.
Robinson, L. G.
Rosenberg, J. M.
Schweitzer, D. J.
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      File 14: Administration, Office of JDC Chairman, General, 1921 - 1924, 1929 - 1932
      Warburg resigns as Chairman of JDC and Lehman as Vice-Chairman 4/19/22-4/27/22; also see: Minutes of Executive Committee, File 24, 4/27/22, 5/7/22, and File 25, 2/1/23. Austrian President thanks Warburg for JDC aid to destitute Austrian middle class, 3/9/23, 2/12/23; also see: File 15, numbered letter X-23, 2/17/23, attachment dated 1/3/22, and File 170. Warburg given Hungarian decoration for JDC aid to Hungary 8/9/24. Tributes to Warburg by U. S. luminaries at opening of Allied Jewish Drive of 1930, 4/30/30, 5/28/30. Note: File includes a photo taken in Jerusalem in 1929 and a plywood cutout of it. The photo was reproduced in: "Fifteen Years of Effort," by M. Engelman, page 29. Correspondence: H. M. Gans, B. Kahn, J. M. Rosenberg, L. Strauss. Note: The great bulk of the correspondence is with James N. Rosenberg.
     
Index Terms:
Allied Jewish Drive of 1930
Gans, H. M.
Government of Austria
Kahn, B.
Rosenberg, J. M.
Strauss, L.
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      File 15: Administration, Correspondence: Rosenberg - Warburg, 1921 September - 1922 September
      (Between October 1921 - June 1922, Rosenberg reorganized administrative operations in Europe and served as Chairman EUREXCO). Rosenberg proposal for JDC administration decentralization, 10/6/21. Warburg proposes that Europeans conduct operations in Europe but with advice from JDC, 11/30/21. Rosenberg proposes greater administration discretion for European operation, 12/10/21. Rosenberg reports on reduction of EUREXCO administration expenditures, numbered letter X-26, unnumbered letter 3/10/22. Warburg on personal publicity, 3/20/22, 3/31/22. Warburg invites Rosenberg to become JDC Vice-Chairman and comments on various JDC executives, 5/12/22, 9/9/22. Expressions of appreciation by Warburg to Rosenberg for latter's mission to Europe, 9/26/22.
     
Index Terms:
EUREXCO
Rosenberg, J. M.
Warburg, Felix M.
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      File 15a: Administration, Correspondence: Rosenberg - JDC, General, 1921 - 1922
      Rosenberg submits four policy reports to JDC N. Y., 12/19/21, 1/5/22, 2/1/22, 4/6/22. Rosenberg reports on London conferences with American Relief Administration on relief in Ukraine, 2/6/22, 4/4/22. For Rosenberg report to JDC Executive Committee on activities in Eastern Europe, see: File 24, Minutes, 7/6/22, pp. 1-9.
     
Index Terms:
American Relief Administration
Executive Committee
Rosenberg, J. M.
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      File 16: Administration, Correspondence: Rosenberg - JDC on Administration and Executive Staff, 1921 October 26 - 1922 May 30
      Rosenberg proposes JDC place executives in Europe under longterm contract, 10/26/21-12/7/21. Lehman calls for restraints on administration costs in Europe, and reaffirms support of Rosenberg, 12/10/21, 2/7/22. Rosenberg proposes centralized office for JDC EUREXCO, 12/19/21. H. S. Gans outlines efforts to tighten administration costs in N. Y., 1/3/22, 1/21/22, 3/3/22. Dismissal by Rosenberg of M. Lewis, JDC Regional Director for Rumania, 1/18/22, 1/27/22, two letters of same date, 2/17/22, 4/11/22; also see: File 50c, M. Lewis. Rosenberg urges increased recognition for D. M. Schweitzer, JDC Finance Administrator, EUREXCO, 3/8/22. Lehman declines Rosenberg's proposal to succeed him as Chairman EUREXCO, and notes amount of his time given to communal work since 1915, 3/10/22. Rosenberg asks Lehman to urge A. A. Landesco to extend his term as European Director of Reconstruction, 3/11/22, 3/25/22. Correspondence: B. Bogen, H. S. Gans, A. A. Landesco, H. H. Lehman, F. M. Warburg
     
Index Terms:
Bogen, B.
EUREXCO
Gans, H. S.
Landesco, A.A.
Lehman, H. H.
Lewis, M.
Rosenberg, James N.
Schweitzer, D. M.
Warburg, F. M.
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      File 17: Administration, Memos: B. Bogen to Administration Committee, 1921 September 21 - 1922 March 16
      These are brief memos on a broad variety of topics, bearing Bogen's recommendations and were sent to the Administration Committee mostly. Numbered memos: 1 - 189, 9/30/21 - 3/16/22. Unnumbered memos: 9/21/21, 9/29/21.
     
Index Terms:
Administration Committee
Bogen, B.
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      File 18: Administration, Administrative Signatures, 1921 - 1932
      Persons authorized to sign on behalf of JDC for various purposes, e.g. bank signatures.
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    Series 2: Governing Bodies
      File 19: Administration Committee, 1921
      Minutes, agenda, memos, correspondence and discussions of weekly staff meetings.
     
Index Terms:
Administration Committee
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      File 20: Administration Committee, 1922
      Minutes, agenda, memos, correspondence and discussions of weekly staff meetings.
     
Index Terms:
Administration Committee
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      File 21: Administration Committee, Index of Minutes: 1921 July - 1922 April
      (Nov. 1921 missing)
     
Index Terms:
Administration Committee
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      File 22: Executive Committee, 1921 July - December
      Minutes of meetings: 7/19/21, 10/27/21, 12/8/21. F. M. Warburg on status of JDC activities in Europe, Minutes, 7/19/21, pp. 3-10. Changes in JDC structure proposed by Special Committee of Five, Minutes, 7/19/21, pp. 11-13; also see: File 29k. Note: Bound copy of minutes for the year 1921 kept in File 23.
     
Index Terms:
Executive Committee
Special Committee of Five
Warburg, Felix M.
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      File 23: Executive Committee, 1921
      Minutes, bound copy.
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      File 24: Executive Committee, 1922
      Minutes of meetings: 2/16/22, 3/14/22, 4/4/22, 4/27/22, 5/7/22, 6/8/22, 7/6/22, 10/24/22. Executive Committee adopts resolution refusing to accept resignations of Warburg and Lehman as Chairman and Vice-Chairman, Minutes, 4/27/22, pp. 2-4; also see: File 14, 4/19/22-4/27/22, 12/1/22. Louis Marshall reports that Warburg and Lehman agree to serve until 1/1/23, Minutes, 5/7/22, p. 2. Rosenberg reports on JDC activities in Eastern Europe, Minutes, 7/6/22, pp. 1-9. L. Frankel submits preliminary report by Special Commission American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC), and Executive Committee expresses appreciation, 8/23/22. For the full report by Special Commission, see: File 2. Lehman notes press criticisms stating JDC will lose funds through currency depreciation and proceeds to justify its expenditures, Transcript, JDC Dinner Meeting, 12/7/22, p. 23; also see: File 40a.
     
Index Terms:
American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC)
Executive Committee
Lehman
Marshall, Louis
Warburg, Felix M.
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      File 25: Executive Committee, 1923
      Minutes of meetings: 2/1/23, 5/10/23, 8/7/23, 9/13/23, 11/8/23. Warburg and Lehman agree to continue as Chairman and Vice-Chairman and Rosenberg to serve as Second Vice-Chairman, Minutes, 2/1/23, p. 4. Report and recommendations on future JDC work and approval of allocations for them, 3/4/23. Reports: On JDC Activities, by B. Kahn, Reconstruction in Russia, by Joseph A. Rosen, and Relief Activities in Russia, by B. Bogen, Minutes, 11/8/23.
     
Index Terms:
Bogen, B.
Executive Committee
Kahn, B.
Lehman
Rosen, Joseph A.
Warburg, Felix M.
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      File 26: Executive Committee, 1924
      Minutes of meetings: 5/12/24, 7/7/24, 11/20/24. Report by B. Bogen on JDC program in USSR and its liquidation, Minutes, 5/12/24; also see: File 42, Minutes, 4/13/24. Report by B. Flexner on Reconstruction Committee Activities in Palestine and Russia, Minutes, 7/7/24. Minutes of Conference where decision made to form Agro-Joint, 7/11/24.
     
Index Terms:
Agro-Joint
Bogen, B.
Executive Committee
Flexner, B.
Palestine
Reconstruction Committee
Russia
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      File 27: Executive Committee, 1925 - 1927
      1925: Minutes of meetings: 5/14/25, 11/24/25. Memo on activities of Agro-Joint and J. B. Rosen, Minutes, 5/14/25, pp. 4-7. Executive Committee ratifies decision by Philadelphia Conference of 1925, to raise $15 million for JDC relief and reconstruction, Minutes, 11/24/25. Statement by Louis Marshall rebutting criticism of JDC by American Jewish Congress, 11/24/25. 1926: Minutes of meetings: 1/21/26, 4/15/26, 5/27/26, 6/28/26, 9/28/26, 11/4/26. Executive Committee calls for speedup in United Jewish Campaign to aid needy Jews in Poland and Bessarabia, Minutes, 1/21/26, Exhibit III. Warburg Report on emergency needs in Poland, Minutes, 4/15/26. JDC allocates $300,000 to ORT which agreed to discontinue independent fund-raising, Minutes, 5/27/25. Rosenberg reports on trip to USSR and Latvia, Minutes, 9/28/26. Rosen reports on accomplishments of Agro-Joint, Minutes, 9/28/26. For full Report, see: File 7. Kahn Report on JDC activities in Eastern Europe, Minutes, 9/28/26. 1927: Minutes of meetings: 3/14/27, 7/1/27, 9/29/27, 12/29/27. Warburg Report at JDC dinner on trip to Palestine, USSR and Poland, 6/23/27. Steuer - JDC controversy, Minutes, 9/29/27. Also see: Files 4, 4a.
     
Index Terms:
Agro-Joint
American Jewish Congress
Bessarabia
Executive Committee
Kahn, B.
Latvia
Marshall, Louis
ORT
Palestine
Poland
Rosen, J.B.
Russia
Steuer, Max
USSR
Warburg, Felix M.
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      File 28: Executive Committee, 1928 - 1930
      1928: Minutes of meetings: 5/16/28, 12/27/28. Correspondence of Louis Marshall and Secretary of State Kellogg on political legitimacy of Agro-Joint activities in USSR, Minutes, 5/16/28, Exhibit II. Reports by Joseph C. Hyman and J. B. Rosen on Jewish Settlements in Russia, Minutes, 12/27/28, Exhibits A and B. 1929: Minutes of meetings: 2/22/29, 6/18/29, 8/28/29, 9/22/29. B. Kahn Report on JDC Activities in USSR and J. B. Rosen and E. A. Grower reports on USSR, Minutes, Special JDC Meeting in Switzerland, 8/15/29-8/16/29. Bressler-Hyman Report on conditions in Eastern Europe, Minutes, 9/22/29, pp. 4-11; also see: File 73a. 1930: Minutes of meetings: 1/30/30, 6/10/30, 9/19/30, 12/4/30. Agreement JDC and Jewish Agency to wage joint campaign in 1930, Minutes, 1/30/30; also see: File 31. Grant of $200,000 to ORT which agreed to refrain from fund-raising in 1930, Minutes, 1/30/30. Kahn Report on JDC aims in Eastern Europe, and Rosen Report on USSR, Minutes, 12/4/30.
     
Index Terms:
Agro-Joint
Executive Committee
Grower, E. A.
Hyman, Joseph C.
Jewish Agency
Kahn, B.
Marshall, Louis
ORT
Rosen, J. B.
USSR
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      File 28a: Executive Committee, 1931 - 1932
      1931: Minutes of meetings: 3/17/31, 5/1/31, 11/11/31. Kahn Report on crisis in Eastern Europe, Minutes, 3/17/31. 1932: Minutes of meetings: 2/10/32, 4/14/32, 6/1/32. F. Warburg resigns as JDC Chairman and elected Honorary Chairman and Baerwald elected Chairman, Minutes, 2/10/32, pp. 10-13. Expressions of gratitude by Executive Committee members, Minutes, 2/10/32.
     
Index Terms:
Baerwald, Paul
Executive Committee
Kahn, B.
Warburg, Felix M.
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      File 29.1: Committees on Administration and Personnel and Committees on Budgets
      Committees on Administration and Personnel: a. Organization and Personnel Committee, 1921 - 1922. b. Salary and Personnel Committee, 1921 - 1923. On liquidation of employees, also see: File 45, 1923. c. Reduction of Administration Expenses Committee, 1923. d. On Future and Administration Committee, 1928 - 1929. Note: This Committee was a forerunner of the Committee on Reorganization, see: File 29n. e. Office Administration Committee, 1932. f. Committee of Five, 1926 (On delegations and committees from abroad to solicit funds). Committees on Budgets: g. Budget Committee, 1922, 1927; Survey and Budget Committee, 1926
     
Index Terms:
On Future and Administration Committee
Organization and Personnel Committee
Reduction of Administration Expenses Committee
Budget Committee
Committee of Five
Office Administration Committee
Salary and Personnel Committee
Survey and Budget Committee
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      File 29.2: Committees on Budgets
      Budget and Scope Committee, 1929 - 1932. Also see: File la, 12/14/32.
     
Index Terms:
Budget and Scope Committee
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      File 29.3: Committees on Campaign Coordination, Liquidation of the JDC, and Refugees
      Committees on Campaign Coordination: i. Campaign Coordination Committee, 1921. j. Plan and Scope of the Conference, 1921. Committees on the Liquidation of the JDC: k. Sub-Committee of Five, 1921. l. Sub-Committee of Nine, 1923. For Report by the Sub-Committee see: File 25, 3/4/23. Committees on Refugees: m. Emergency Committee on Jewish Refugees, 1924 - 1927, 1929 - 1932. Also see: File 163
     
Index Terms:
Emergency Committee on Jewish Refugees
Campaign Coordination Committee
Sub-Committee of Five
Sub-Committee of Nine
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      File 29.4: Committees on Reorganization and Other Temporary Committees
      Committees on Reorganization: n. Reorganization Committee, 1929 - 1930. Also see: File 5, JDC Incorporation 1930 - 1932; File 11, Council AJDC, 3/21/31, pp. F 1-11; File 29d, On Future and Administration Committee. Other Temporary Committees: o. Hoofien Claims, Palestine, 1922 - 1924. p. Remittance and Finance, 1921 - 1922
     
Index Terms:
Remittance and Finance Committee
Palestine
Reorganization Committee
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      File 30: Committee on Cultural Activities, 1921 - 1922
      The Committee on Cultural Activities was organized in May 1922. It had six members, two each representing the American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC), Central Relief Committee and People's Relief Committee (PRC), the three constituent Committees of the JDC. Cyrus Adler was its only Chairman. Before May 1922, the Cultural Committee of the American Jewish Relief Committee was in operation, Cyrus Adler, Chairman, and its activities continued in reduced degree through the later 1920s.
     
Index Terms:
American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC)
Committee on Cultural Activities
Adler, Cyrus
Central Relief Committee
People's Relief Committee (PRC)
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      File 31: Committee on Cultural Activities, 1923 - 1929
      For other materials on cultural-religious activities, 1921 - 1932, see: Yeshivas Sub-Committee, File 40c. Cultural General, Files 116-122. ABYSSINIA, File 165. AUSTRIA, Files 172-172b. CHINA, File 180b. CZECHOSLOVAKIA, File 192. FRANCE, File 201a. GERMANY, Files 205-206b. HUNGARY, Files 213-213a. LATVIA, File 222. LITHUANIA, Files 232-234. PALESTINE, Files 269-272. POLAND, Files 344-356. RUMANIA, File 418. USSR, Files 472-478
     
Index Terms:
Committee on Cultural Activities
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      File 31a: Committee on Campaigns, 1929 - 1932
      The Committee was organized in October 1929, Paul Baerwald, Chairman. Rabbi Jonah B. Wise succeeded him in 1931.
     
Index Terms:
Baerwald, Paul
Committee on Campaigns
Wise, Rabbi Jonah B.
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      File 32: Landsmannschaften Committee
      The Landsmannschaften Committee was organized in September 1919 and functioned until the JDC Landsmannschaften Department was closed in 1924. Also see: Landsmannschaften Bureau, Files 123-128
     
Index Terms:
Landsmannschaften Committee
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      File 33: Medical Committee, 1921 November - 1922 June
      The Medical Committee was organized in Nov. 1921, B. Flexner, Chairman. Its major activities were crowded into 1922 - 1923, and Committee meetings thereafter were infrequent.
     
Index Terms:
Flexner, B.
Medical Committee
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      File 34: Medical Committee, 1922 July - 1925 December
      The Medical Committee was organized in Nov. 1921, B. Flexner, Chairman. Its major activities were crowded into 1922 - 1923, and Committee meetings thereafter were infrequent. For other materials on medical activities, 1921 - 1932 see: OSE, Files 102-102a. Medical General, Files 129-133. CZECHOSLOVAKIA, File 193. GERMANY, File 207. LATVIA, Files 223-223a. LITHUANIA, File 235. PALESTINE, Files 275-293. POLAND, Files 357-384, and Files Gl-G68 in Dr. Golub Collection. RUMANIA, File 418b. TURKEY, File 441a. USSR, Files 479-481
     
Index Terms:
Flexner, B.
Medical Committee
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      File 35: Reconstruction Committee, 1921 - 1922 February
      The Reconstruction Committee was organized in May 1920. Its major activities occurred between 1921 - 1924 (April), when the JDC Foundation took over the Reconstruction Committee's functions in Europe, the USSR excepted. H. H. Lehman was its only Chairman.
     
Index Terms:
Lehman, H.H.
Reconstruction Committee
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      File 36: Reconstruction Committee, 1922 March - October
      The Reconstruction Committee was organized in May 1920. Its major activities occurred between 1921 - 1924 (April), when the JDC Foundation took over the Reconstruction Committee's functions in Europe, the USSR excepted. H. H. Lehman was its only Chairman.
     
Index Terms:
Lehman, H.H.
Reconstruction Committee
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      File 37: Reconstruction Committee, 1922 November - 1923 June
      The Reconstruction Committee was organized in May 1920. Its major activities occurred between 1921 - 1924 (April), when the JDC Foundation took over the Reconstruction Committee's functions in Europe, the USSR excepted. H. H. Lehman was its only Chairman.
     
Index Terms:
Lehman, H.H.
Reconstruction Committee
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      File 38: Reconstruction Committee, 1923 July - 1929 May
      The Reconstruction Committee was organized in May 1920. Its major activities occurred between 1921 - 1924 (April), when the JDC Foundation took over the Reconstruction Committee's functions in Europe, the USSR excepted. H. H. Lehman was its only Chairman.
     
Index Terms:
Lehman, H.H.
Reconstruction Committee
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      File 39: Reconstruction Committee, Minutes, 1920 May - 1925 February
      Complete file. Index to Minutes, May 1920 - February 1925.
     
Index Terms:
Reconstruction Committee
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      File 40: Reconstruction Committee, Sub-Committees of
      Non-Geographical. a. Currency Depreciation, 1923. Also see: M. Steuer's second statement, File 4, 9/7/27 and ff. b. ORT, 1922. c. Yeshivas, 1923. Geographical. d. Czechoslovakia, 1922. e. Esthonia. f. Palestine. Three sub-committees: Palestine Workmen's Bank, 1922; Kupath Milveh, 1923; Palestine, 1923. g. Poland, 1923. h. Russia Three sub-committees: Russia, 1922; Committee of Seven, 1924; Russia, 1929. i. Transylvania, 1923 - 1924. For other materials on Reconstruction activities, 1921 - 1932, See: Reconstruction Department, Files 134-146. JDC Reconstruction Foundation, Files 147-160. ORT, Files 98-101a. ICA, Files 104-105. AUSTRIA, File 173. BULGARIA, File 178b. CZECHOSLOVAKIA, Files 194 - 196. ESTHONIA, File 200b. HUNGARY, Files 214-214e. LATVIA, Files 224-226a. LITHUANIA, Files 236-249. PALESTINE, Files 294-320. POLAND, Files 385-406. RUMANIA, Files 419-432. TURKEY, File 442. USSR, Files 482-486
     
Index Terms:
Committee of Seven
Czechoslovakia
Esthonia
Kupath Milveh
ORT
Palestine
Palestine Workmen's Bank
Reconstruction Committee
Russia
Steuer, M.
Transylvania
Yeshivas
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      File 41: Refugee Committee, 1921 - 1923
      The Refugees Committee was active between 1921 - 1923. C. Sulzberger was Chairman followed by D. Bressler. Subsequently, the Emergency Committee on Jewish Refugees, D. Bressler, Chairman, dealt with refugees stranded in various countries; see: Files 29m, 163. Also see: Refugees Department, Files 161-164. Inter-Migration Service, File 96. Nansen Relief Committee, File 103. CANADA, File 179b. FRANCE, File 201b. GERMANY, File 208. HUNGARY, File 215. POLAND, Files 405-406. RUMANIA, File 433. TURKEY, Files 443-445. USSR, File 487
     
Index Terms:
Emergency Committee on Jewish Refugees
Bressler, D.
Refugee Committee
Sulzberger, C.
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      File 42: Committee on Russia, 1921 - 1924
      The Committee was active between 1921 - 1924, until the organization of the Agro-Joint. Louis Marshall was Chairman, but the acting Chairman, Lewis L. Strauss, was the Chairman in fact throughout most of the period. The Committee was inactive after 1924. Also see: Reconstruction Committee, Sub-Committee on Russia, File 40h. USSR, General, Files 447-450.
     
Index Terms:
Committee on Russia
Marshall, Louis
Strauss, Lewis L.
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      File 43: War Orphans Committee, 1921 - 1922
      The War Orphans Committee was organized in 1919 and its activities continued into 1925. Dr. S. Lowenstein was its only Chairman. For other materials on child care, 1921 - 1932 see: Child Care, Files 106-108. AUSTRIA, File 171. BULGARIA, File 178a. CANADA, File 179a. CZECHOSLOVAKIA, File 191. ENGLAND, File 199b. GERMANY, File 204. HUNGARY, File 212. LATVIA, File 221. LITHUANIA, File 231. PALESTINE, Files 263-268. POLAND, Files 339-343. RUMANIA, File 416. TURKEY, File 440. USSR, File 471
     
Index Terms:
Child Care
Lowenstein, Dr. S.
War Orphans Committee
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      File 44: War Orphans Committee, 1923 - 1925
      The War Orphans Committee was organized in 1919 and its activities continued into 1925. Dr. S. Lowenstein was its only Chairman. For other materials on child care, 1921 - 1932 see: Child Care, Files 106-108. AUSTRIA, File 171. BULGARIA, File 178a. CANADA, File 179a. CZECHOSLOVAKIA, File 191. ENGLAND, File 199b. GERMANY, File 204. HUNGARY, File 212. LATVIA, File 221. LITHUANIA, File 231. PALESTINE, Files 263-268. POLAND, Files 339-343. RUMANIA, File 416. TURKEY, File 440. USSR, File 471
     
Index Terms:
Child Care
Lowenstein, Dr. S.
War Orphans Committee
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    Series 3: National Conferences
      File 6: Chicago Conference, American Jewish Relief Committee, 1921 September 24-25
      Correspondence, addenda and publications. Publications: Proceedings of Chicago Conference, 9/24-25/21. The Victory Conference and Testimonial to David A. Brown, 4/9/22.
     
Index Terms:
American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC)
Brown, David A.
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      File 7.1: National Conference, UJC-JDC, Chicago, 1926 October 9-10
      Transcript of Proceedings, bound copy.
     
Index Terms:
United Jewish Communities
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      File 7.2: National Conference, UJC-JDC, Chicago, 1926 October 9-10
      Transcript of Proceedings, Unbound copy.
     
Index Terms:
United Jewish Communities
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      File 7a: National Conference, UJC-JDC, Chicago, 1926 October 9-10
      Publicity releases on reports submitted to the Conference by: L. Bernstein, H. Breckler, F. Connes, Joseph C. Hyman, B. Kahn, R. Kohut, H. H. Lehman, J. May, Joseph A. Rosen.
     
Index Terms:
Bernstein, L.
Breckler, H.
Connes, F.
Hyman, Joseph C.
Kahn, B.
Kohut, R.
Lehman, H. H.
May, J.
Rosen, Joseph A.
United Jewish Communities
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      File 8.1: Constructive Relief Conference UJC-JDC, Chicago, 1927 October 22-23
      Transcript of Proceedings.
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      File 8.2: Constructive Relief Conference UJC-JDC, Chicago, 1927 October 22-23
      Transcript of Proceedings, Unbound copy.
     
Index Terms:
United Jewish Communities
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      File 8a: Constructive Relief Conference UJC-JDC, Chicago, 1927 October 22-23
      "Report of JDC Activities," by B. Kahn and Joseph A. Rosen, presented to the Conference.
     
Index Terms:
Kahn, B.
Rosen, Joseph A.
United Jewish Communities
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      File 9.1: National Conference UJC-JDC, New York City, 1929 May 11-12
      Transcript of Proceedings (Plus duplicate copy).
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      File 9.2: National Conference UJC-JDC, New York City, 1929 May 11-12
      Duplicate copy
     
Index Terms:
United Jewish Communities
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      File 10: Conference of Allied Jewish Campaign for JDC and Jewish Agency for Palestine, Washington, D. C., 1930 March 8-9
      Transcript of Proceedings.
     
Index Terms:
Jewish Agency
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      File 11.1: Conference of Council of AJDC, New York City, 1931 March 21
      Transcript of Proceedings (Plus duplicate copy).
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      File 11.2: Conference of Council of AJDC, New York City, 1931 March 21
      Transcript of Proceedings, duplicate copy.
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      File 12: National Council of AJDC, New York City, 1931 March 27
      Report of Proceedings of the Annual Meeting. Note: There is no Transcript of Proceedings.
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    Series 4: Personnel
    Data on JDC officers and members, members of JDC Committees, and Special Committees, special JDC representatives, persons closely linked with JDC activities, JDC staff members and employees.
      File 45: General, 1921 - 1924 and 1929, Chronological Lists
      Lists of JDC employees, New York and Overseas, 1921 - 1924, but not JDC local employees overseas. For the latter, see: File 78. Also see: Temporary Committees on Administration and Personnel and related topics, File 29. JDC liquidation and future administration File 1, 1923-1924.
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      File 45a: General, 1921 - 1924, Alphabetical List, Bressler-Warburg
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      File 46: Salaries, 1921 - 1924
      Also see: Salaries of local employees overseas, File 78.
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      File 47: Individual files: Abrams to Asch
      Abrams, Meyer. Adler, Dr. Cyrus: Chairman, JDC Cultural Committee, 1922-; Chairman, Special Committee of Five on JDC Reorganization, 1921; Member, JDC Executive Committee, 1914-. Alsberg, Henry G.: JDC Russian Unit, 1922-23; Prepared manuscript "History of the JDC, 1923-27". Angus, A. David: Accounting and Auditing Department, 1921-24. Apfel, Dr. Harry: JDC Medical Commission, Poland, 1921. Arons, Saul: Reconstruction Department Russia, (in N.Y.). Asch, Sholom: Member, JDC, 1921-22.
     
Index Terms:
Abrams, Meyer
Adler, Dr. Cyrus
Alsberg, Henry G.
Angus, A. David
Apfel, Dr. Harry
Arons, Saul
Asch, Sholom
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      File 48: Individual files: Baerwald to Brylawski (except B. Bogen, File 48a)
      Baerwald, Paul: Chairman JDC, 1932-, Treasurer JDC, 1920-31; Chairman, Finance Committee 1926; Vice-Chairman, Refugee Committee 1922; Member, JDC Executive Committee 1921-; Member JDC 1921-22. Becker, James H.: Member, JDC Executive Committee, 1926-. Belenky, Max: Tractor Squad, Russia, 1922-23. Bercowitz, Anna: Secretary to Chairman, EUREXCO, 1921 - 1923. Berger, Sophia: Director, Palestine Orphan Committee, Jerusalem, 1921 - 1927. Berman, Peter: Reconstruction Department, Russia, 1922-24. Bero, Stanley: Member, JDC, 1921-22; General Manager Central Relief Committee. Blattner, Benj. J.: Reconstruction Department Russia, 1922-24. Block, I. B.: Chief Accountant, JDC N. Y., 1922-24. Bogen, Dr. Boris D.: See: File 48a. Bogen, Jessie: Director War Orphans Bureau, 1921-22; Executive Secretary, War Orphans Committee, 1922. Bonoff, Dr. Zelly: JDC Medical Commission, Poland, 1921-22. Bramson, Dr. Lee: Member, JDC Reconstruction Foundation. Braude, Isaiah: Co-Director Kupath Milveh, Palestine, Jerusalem. Bressler, David M.: Chairman, Lands. Committee 1922; Chairman Refugee Committee 1922-23, Member, American Jewish Relief Committee Special Commission 1922; Member, JDC Executive Committee 1922-. Chairman Committee on Budget and Scope, 1929 - 1932, Member JDC 1921-22. Brown, David: Member, JDC Executive Committee 1925-;Member, American Jewish Relief Committee Special Commission 1922, Member JDC, 1921-22. National Chairman, United Jewish Campaigns in 1920's. Bruman, Abraham J.: Agro-Joint, Russia,1929-31. Brylawski, Fulton: JDC representative, Washington, D. C. Member, JDC 1921-22.
     
Index Terms:
Baerwald, Paul
Becker, James H.
Belenky, Max
Bercowitz, Anna
Berger, Sophia
Berman, Peter
Bero, Stanley
Blattner, Benj. J.
Block, I. B.
Bogen, Dr. Boris D.
Bogen, Jessie
Bonoff, Dr. Zelly
Bramson, Dr. Lee
Braude, Isaiah
Bressler, David M.
Brown, David
Bruman, Abraham J.
Brylawski, Fulton
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      File 48a: Individual files: Bogen, Dr. Boris
      Bogen, Dr. Boris: JDC Director General 1921, 1923; Chairman EUREXCO, 1921; JDC Director for Russia, 1923-24; JDC repres., American Relief Administration Russia, 1922.
     
Index Terms:
Bogen, Dr. Boris
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      File 49: Individual files: Chernow to Grove
      Chernow, Paul: Tractor Squad, Russia, 1922-23. Cohan, Louis: Secretary, EUREXCO, 1922; Reconstruction Dept, Russia 1923. Cohen, Abraham: Landsm. Department, NY 1922. Cohen, Joseph S.: Reconstruction Department Russia, 1922. Cohn, Dr. Alfred: Member Medical Comm; Conducted Survey for JDC on Medical conditions in Palestine, 1922. Deutsch, Etta: Director Transportation Bureau, 1921-23. Easterman, Alex: Manager, Palestine Credit Bank, 1922-24. Elkus, Judge A. T.: Member, JDC Executive Committee 1921-; Member JDC, 1921-22. Emerson, Samuel: JDC Administrator Poland, 1922-23. Engelman, Morris: JDC Executive Committee, 1921-, Member JDC, 1921-22. Erdmann, Wm.: Assoc. Treasurer JDC, 1921-23. Ernst, Morris L.: Member, Reconstruction Committee Made fact-finding trip to Eastern Europe for Reconstruction Committee, 1921. Essenpreis, Walter: Tractor Squad, Russia, 1923. Feldman, Charles: JDC accounting Department 1921-24. Fleissig, Samuel: accounting Department Vienna, 1921-22. Flexner, Bernard: Chairman, Medical Committee 1921-25; Vice-Chairman Reconstruction Committee 1921-29; President PEC, 1926-30; Member, JDC Executive Committee 1921-. Fox, Dr. Samuel: JDC Medical Commission Poland, 1921-22. Frankel, Dr. Lee: Chairman, American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC) Special Commission, 1922; Member, JDC Executive Committee 1930-31. Freeman, Emanuel: Refugee Department Poland, 1921-22. Freund, Michael: Director Reconstruction Department Poland, 1922-23. Friedman, Elisha: Chairman, Sub-Committee on Currency Depreciation of Reconstruction Committee, 1923. Frisch, Ruby: JDC Secretary to James N. Rosenberg. Gans, Howard S.: Chairman, administration Committee 1921-22. Gell, Harry: Reconstruction Department Czechoslovakia, 1922-24. Goldsmith, Julius: Reconstruction Department N.Y., 1922. Goldsmith, Samuel: Secretary American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC) Special Commission, 1922. Golub, Dr. Jacob: Director, JDC Medical Department, Warsaw, 1922-23; Member, JDC Medical Commission, Poland, 1921-22. Gonsolin, Leah: JDC Paris, 1921-22. Greenwald, Amelia: Director Nurses Training School, Warsaw, 1923-26. Grey, Charles: JDC Paris, 1921-23. Grossman, Max. Grove, Col. Wm.: Chief, ARA, Ukraine, 1922.
     
Index Terms:
Chernow, Paul
Cohan, Louis
Cohen, Abraham
Cohen, Joseph S.
Cohn, Dr. Alfred
Deutsch, Etta
Easterman, Alex
Elkus, Judge A. T.
Emerson, Samuel
Engelman, Morris
Erdmann, Wm.
Ernst, Morris L.
Essenpreis, Walter
Feldman, Charles
Fleissig, Samuel
Flexner, Bernard
Fox, Dr. Samuel
Frankel, Dr. Lee
Freeman, Emanuel
Freund, Michael
Friedman, Elisha
Frisch, Ruby
Gans, Howard S.
Gell, Harry
Goldsmith, Julius
Goldsmith, Samuel
Golub, Dr. Jacob
Gonsolin, Leah
Greenwald, Amelia
Grey, Charles
Grossman, Max
Grove, Col. Wm.
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      File 50: Individual files: Herschfield to Hyman
      Herschfield, I.: Director Remittance Bureau, Poland, 1921; JDC Poland, 1922. Hoffman, Ruth: JDC Poland, 1923. Horowitz, B.: JDC auditing Department, Europe, 1922-24. Hyman, H. J.: Regional Director Latvia and Lithuania, 1921-23. Hyman, Joseph: Assistant. to Chairman, Reconstruction Committee 1922-24; JDC Acting Secretary, 1924; Secretary JDC 1925 - 1935; Secretary, JDC Foundation, 1926-, Secretary, American Society for Jewish Farm Settlements, 1928 - 1939.
     
Index Terms:
Herschfield, I.
Hoffman, Ruth
Horowitz, B.
Hyman, H. J.
Hyman, Joseph
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      File 50a: Individual files: James to Joffe
      James, Bascombe: JDC Russian Unit, 1922-23. Joffe, Robert: JDC Russian Unit, 1922.
     
Index Terms:
James, Bascombe
Joffe, Robert
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      File 50b: Individual files: Kahn to Krass
      Kahn, Dr. B: Vice-Chairman, EUREXCO, 1922-24; Chairman, EUREXCO, 1924-. Managing Director, JDC Foundation, 1924-. Kaplan, Samuel: JDC Accountant, Palestine, 1922-23. Kligler, Dr. I.: Malaria Research Unit, Palestine, 1922-. Kossovsky, Louis. Kottler, A: War Orphans Bureau N. Y., 1921-22. Krass, Dr. N.: Member JDC, 1921-22.
     
Index Terms:
Kahn, Dr. B
Kaplan, Samuel
Kligler, Dr. I.
Kossovsky, Louis
Kottler, A
Krass, Dr. N.
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      File 50c: Individual files: Landesco to Lucas
      Landesco, A. A.: European Director Reconstruction Department, 1921-22. Lehman, H. H.: JDC Vice-Chairman 1920 - 1942; Chairman, Reconstruction Committee, 1921-; Vice-President JDC Foundation, 1924-32; Vice-Chairman PEC, 1926-; Member, JDC Executive Committee 1921-; Member, JDC, 1921-22. Levy, Charles: JDC Poland 1921-22. Lewis, Morris: Regional Director Rumania, 1921; Executive Director Jewish Committee for Cuba, 1926-27. Liebman, Charles: Vice-Chairman, Medical Committee 1922. Loeb, Jacob M.: JDC Executive Committee 1925-. Lucas, Albert: Secretary JDC, 1921-23.
     
Index Terms:
Landesco, A. A.
Lehman, H. H.
Levy, Charles
Lewis, Morris
Liebman, Charles
Loeb, Jacob M.
Lucas, Albert
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      File 51: Individual files: Mack to Morgenthau
      Mack, Judge J.: Member JDC, 1921-22. Mack, Wm. J.: Secretary, JDC, 1923-24. Magnes, Dr. J.: Member JDC, 1921-22; JDC repres. Palestine, 1922-24. Marcus, Joseph: Administrator for Lithuania, 1922-24. Margolies, D. S.: accounting and auditing Department, 1921-22. Margolin, Dr. Abe: JDC, N. Y., 1922-23. Marshall, Louis: Chairman, Committee on Russia, 1921-23; Chairman, Emerg. Relief Committee 1924-26; Member, JDC Executive Committee 1921-29; Member, JDC, 1921-22. May, Irma: JDC N. Y. Menachem, M.: JDC Publicity Department, N. Y. 1921-24. Meyerovitch, J.: Reconstruction Department Russia, 1922-23. Michlin, Dr. I.: Assistant. Director JDC Medical Commission, Poland, 1921-22. Miller, Nathan: Member Reconstruction Committee N. Y., made study mission to Palestine, 1923. Mohl, Emanuel N.: General Manager, Loan Bank, Jerusalem, 1924-33. Monteser, W. R.: Reconstruction Department Europe, 1922-23; Director Jewish Committee for Cuba, 1925-26. Morgenthau, H.(Jr.): Member, administration Committee 1922.
     
Index Terms:
Mack, Judge J.
Mack, Wm. J.
Magnes, Dr. J.
Marcus, Joseph
Margolies, D. S.
Margolin, Dr. Abe
Marshall, Louis
May, Irma
Menachem, M.
Meyerovitch, J.
Michlin, Dr. I.
Miller, Nathan
Mohl, Emanuel N.
Monteser, W. R.
Morgenthau, H.(Jr.)
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      File 51a: Individual files: Naischtut to O'Hara
      Naischtut, I. M.: Director Lands. Bureau, 1921-24. Naumburg, G. W.: Assoc. Treasurer JDC, 1922-31; Treasurer JDC, 1932-33. Nechomovsky, B.: Tractor Squad, Russia, 1922-23. Nelson, Louis: Tractor Squad, Russia, 1922-23. Netzer, Irving: Reconstruction Department, Russia, 1922-23, JDC Medical Commission, Poland, 1921-22. O'Hara, James
     
Index Terms:
Naischtut, I. M.
Naumburg, G. W.
Nechomovsky, B.
Nelson, Louis
Netzer, Irving
O'Hara, James
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      File 51b: Individual files: Peiser to Pumpianski
      Peiser, Dr. S.: European Director, JDC War Orphans Bureau, 1921. Pepper, B.: JDC Russian Unit, 1922-23. Plotz, Dr. H.: Medical Director, JDC, 1921. Pool, Dr. Desola: Regional Director, Palestine, 1921. Price, Irving: JDC Poland, 1921. Pumpianski, A.: JDC repres. Esthonia, 1921.
     
Index Terms:
Peiser, Dr. S.
Pepper, B.
Plotz, Dr. H.
Pool, Dr. Desola
Price, Irving
Pumpianski, A.
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      File 51c: Individual files: Raskin to Rooby
      Raskin, Meyer: Child Care Department Poland, 1921-22. Rieur, Jacques: JDC Vienna, 1921. Robinson, L.: Assistant. Director, Reconstruction Department, 1921-22; European Director Reconstruction Department, 1922-24; Member, Reconstruction Committee 1925-32. Rooby, George: accounting Department Poland, 1922-24.
     
Index Terms:
Raskin, Meyer
Rieur, Jacques
Robinson, L.
Rooby, George
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      File 52: Individual files: Rosenau to Russ (except J. Rosen, File 52a, and J. Rosenberg, File 52b)
      Rosenau, Dr. M.: Member American Jewish Relief Committee Special Commission, 1922. Rosenblat, Dr. F.: Executive Director JDC, 1921; JDC Representative in Europe, 1922-23. Rosenblum, E.: JDC Poland, 1921; Administrator Rumania, 1922; JDC Russian Unit, 1923. Rosenwald, J.: Member, JDC, 1921-22. A JDC Trustee for Agro-Joint, Member, American Society for Jewish Farm Settlements. Rubinstein, I. R.: Reconstruction Department N.Y. 1921; Reconstruction Department Europe, 1921-23. Russ, P. W.: Reconstruction Department Europe, 1922-23.
     
Index Terms:
Rosenau, Dr. M.
Rosenblat, Dr. F.
Rosenblum, E.
Rosenwald, J.
Rubinstein, I. R.
Russ, P. W.
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      File 52a: Individual files: Rosen, Dr. J.A.
      Rosen, Dr. J.A.: JDC Russian Unit 1921-22; JDC Representative, Reconstruction Department Russia 1922-24; Director Agro-Joint 1924-; President Agro-Joint 1927 - 1938.
     
Index Terms:
Rosen, Dr. J.A.
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      File 52b: Individual files: Rosenberg, J.N.
      Rosenberg, J. N.: Vice-Chairman, JDC 1923-39; Chairman EUREXCO, 1922; President American Society for Jewish Farm Settlements.
     
Index Terms:
Rosenberg, J. N.
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      File 52c: Individual files: Sacher to Sulzberger
      Sacher, Harry: Attorney, JDC Palestine, 1921-23. Sachs, Elinor. Schoenwetter, B.: Tractor Squad, Russia, 1922-23. Schweitzer, D.J.: JDC Finance Administrator Europe 1921-; Vice-Chairman, EUREXCO, 1926-39; Vice-Manag. Director JDC Foundation, 1928-. Schweitzer, Jack: JDC Unit Russia, 1922-23. Shapiro, Dr. J. M.: Malaria Research Unit, Pal., 1922-25. Shapiro, Dr. L. L.: JDC Unit Russia 1922. Shohan, Abraham: Associate Director Child Care Department Europe, 1922-23; JDC Poland, 1921-22. Shohan, Dr. Josef: JDC repres. in Cuba, 1922. Simonsen, Professor D.: JDC repres. in Denmark, 1921-22. Sliosberg, Henry: Legal Consultant, EUREXCO 1922. Somers, Everett: JDC Paris, 1921-22. Sonenberg, B.: JDC Unit, Russia, 1922. Speiser, I.: Chief Accountant, N. Y., 1921-22. Strauss, Lewis: Acting Chairman, Committee on Russia, 1921 - 1924. Member, JDC Executive Committee 1922-. Straw, Howard: Tractor Squad, Russia, 1923. Stuckgold, Wm.: JDC Poland, 1921. Sulzberger, Cyrus L.: Chairman, Committee on Refugees, 1921 - 1922; Chairman Committee on Transportation, 1921 - 1931; Member, JDC, 1921 - 1922.
     
Index Terms:
Sacher, Harry
Sachs, Elinor
Schoenwetter, B.
Schweitzer, D.J.
Schweitzer, Jack
Shapiro, Dr. J. M.
Shapiro, Dr. L. L.
Shohan, Abraham
Shohan, Dr. Josef
Simonsen, Professor D.
Sliosberg, Henry
Somers, Everett
Sonenberg, B.
Speiser, I.
Strauss, Lewis
Straw, Howard
Stuckgold, Wm.
Sulzberger, Cyrus L.
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      File 53: Thompson to Viteles
      Thompson, D.: JDC Austria, Freelance publicity. Tipperman, S.: JDC Poland, 1921-22; Reconstruction Department Europe, 1922-23. Troper, Ethel: Chief, Transmission Bureau, 1921-22; Executive Secretary Landsm. Committee 1922-24. Troper, Morris: JDC Auditor, Loeb and Troper, 1921-. Van Vriesland, S.A: Co-Director, Kupath Milve Palestine, 1922-24 Also see: Isaiah Braude, File 48. Viteles, Harry: Chief, Field Division, Reconstruction Department Europe, 1921-24; General Man., Central Bank Palestine, 1925 - 1933. Viteles, Morris: Reconstruction Department, Europe, 1922. Waldman, Morris: European Director Child Care Department; Director Medico-Sanitary Department Paris, 1921-22.
     
Index Terms:
Thompson, D.
Tipperman, S.
Troper, Ethel
Troper, Morris
Van Vriesland, S.A
Viteles, Harry
Viteles, Morris
Waldman, Morris
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      File 53a: Individual files: Waldman, Morris
      Waldman, Morris: European Director Child Care Department; Director Medico-Sanitary Department Paris, 1921-22.
     
Index Terms:
Waldman, Morris
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      File 53b: Individual files: Warshow to Zoellner
      Warshow, Irving: Reconstruction Department Europe, 1922-23. Wechsler, Leon: JDC Austria, 1921. Weinberger, G.: Reconstruction Department Rumania, 1921-22. Weiss, Vera: JDC Russia, 1921-23. Wendkos, Dr. S.: JDC Medical Commission Poland, 1921-22; Medical Department Europe, 1922-23. Wolf, Morris: Member, American Jewish Relief Committee Special Commission, 1922. Zoellner, H.: Reconstruction Department, Europe, 1921-23.
     
Index Terms:
Warshow, Irving
Wechsler, Leon
Weinberger, G.
Weiss, Vera
Wendkos, Dr. S.
Wolf, Morris
Zoellner, H.
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    Series 5: Publicity
      File 54: Publicity, General, 1921 - 1929, 1932
      Correspondence memos, addenda and activities of JDC Publicity Department. Also see: Files 62-64, 109, 113. File 2, Menorah Journal, Feb, Apr and June 1927.
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      File 54a: Publicity, General, Human Interest Cases, 1921 - 1929, 1932
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      File 55: Overseas Publicity, 1922 - 1929
      Austria, 1922-23. Lithuania, 1929. Palestine, 1921-24. Rumania, 1921-22. Turkey, 1921-22. Also see: POLAND, File 326. USSR, Files 453-455, 526-532
     
Index Terms:
Austria
Lithuania
Palestinge
Romania
Turkey
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      File 56: JDC Press Releases, English, General, 1922 July - 1923 August
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      File 57: JDC Press Releases, English, JDC Newsletters, 1921 - 1922
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      File 58: JDC Press Releases, Yiddish, 1922 May - September
      Many undated.
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      File 59: JDC Press Releases, Yiddish, 1922 November - 1924 January
      Many undated.
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      File 60: Reports, Publicity Department, 1921 November - 1924 January
      On placements of publicity releases in the press.
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      File 61: Reports, Publicity Department, 1921 - 1923, 1925
      Digest of News in Yiddish Press of Interest to JDC, by JDC Publicity Department In English, 1921-23, 1925.
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    Series 6: Fundraising Campaigns
    National fund-raising campaigns for JDC activities were launched in 1921, 1925 and 1930. The first was conducted by the American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC), in cooperation with the Central Relief Committee and the People's Relief Committee (PRC). The second was the United Jewish Campaign, and the third, the Allied Jewish Campaign. For an account of the 1921 campaign, see: "This Thing of Giving," Henry Rosenfelt, New York, 1924.
   
Index Terms:
American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC)
Central Relief Committee
People's Relief Committee (PRC)
      File 62.1: Campaigns: National and N. Y., 1921 - 1925
      Correspondence: Paul Baerwald, J. B. Bloch, B. Bogen, D. M. Bressler, D. A. Brown, W. J. Mack, Louis Marshall, Evelyn M. Morrissey, James N. Rosenberg, H. H. Rosenfelt. Also see: Campaign Coordination, Files 29 i, 29 j, and "This Thing of Giving," Henry Rosenfelt, New York, 1924.
     
Index Terms:
Baerwald, Paul
Bloch, J. B.
Bogen, B.
Bressler, D. M.
Brown, D. A.
Mack, W. J.
Marshall, Louis
Morrissey, Evelyn M.
Rosenberg, James N.
Rosenfelt, Henry H.
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      File 62.2: Campaigns: "This Thing of Giving," Henry Rosenfelt, New York, 1924
     
Index Terms:
Rosenfelt, Henry H.
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      File 62a: Campaigns: National and N. Y., 1926 - 1929
      Organization of Jewish Agency and JDC participation, 11/23/26-2/14/27. List of JDC subscribers $2,500 and over, 3/15/27. Correspondence: Cyrus Adler, Jacob Billikopf, D. A. Brown, Herbert Hoover, Joseph C. Hyman, Irving Lehman, J. W. Mack, Louis Marshall, James N. Rosenberg, F. M. Warburg, Chaim Weizmann. Also see: File la: letters: Hyman-Warburg, 1/19/31, Hyman-Bressler, 4/22/31, Hyman-Lurie, 5/26/31-6/1/31, Hyman-Schweitzer, 12/30/32, and Report, Committee on Budget and Scope, 12/14/32, File 96, Jewish Agency for Palestine.
     
Index Terms:
Adler, Cyrus
Billikopf, Jacob
Brown, D. A.
Hoover, Herbert
Hyman, Joseph C.
Jewish Agency
Lehman, Irving
Mack, J. W.
Marshall, Louis
Rosenberg, James N.
Warburg, F. M.
Weizmann, Chaim
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      File 62b: Campaigns: National and N. Y., 1930 - 1932
      Hyman trip to Jewish communities in U. S. and Canada in the interest of the JDC, 4/29/32-5/26/32. Correspondence: Paul Baerwald, A. K. Foreman, Joseph C. Hyman, M. A. Leavitt, E. Rickard, F. M. Warburg, J. B. Wise.
     
Index Terms:
Baerwald, Paul
Foreman, A. K.
Hyman, Joseph C.
Leavitt, M.A.
Rickard, E.
Warburg, F. M.
Wise, J.B.
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      File 62c: Campaigns: Philadelphia Region
      Correspondence: Cyrus Adler, D. A. Brown, Wm. Hirsch, Joseph C. Hyman.
     
Index Terms:
Adler, Cyrus
Brown, David A.
Hirsch, William
Hyman, Joseph C.
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      File 63: Campaigns: Financial, 1925 June 1 - 1929 May 31
      Loeb and Troper Audit Reports, National Campaign: June 1, 1925-May 31, 1927; June 30, 1926; May 31, 1928; May 31, 1929.
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      File 64: Campaigns: Publications, 1926 - 1929
      UJC News, 1926: 1-5, 1927: 1, 1929: 2-4. UJC Conference Specials, 1926, 1927. Pamphlets by: D. A. Brown, Joseph C. Hyman, Louis Marshall, F. M. Warburg.
     
Index Terms:
Brown, D.A.
Hyman, Joseph C.
Marshall, Louis
Warburg, F. M.
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      File 65: Campaigns: Contributions and Collections, General, 1921 - 1928
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      File 65a: Campaigns: Contributions by well-known persons, "VIPs", 1922 - 1928
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      File 66: Campaigns: JDC Constituent Committees, American Jewish Relief Committee, 1921 - 1923 June
      Correspondence memos, publicity, addenda. In the 1921 campaign, the JDC represented three constituent committees: the American Jewish Relief Committee, Central Relief Committee and People's Relief Committee (PRC). In that campaign, wherever a joint drive was conducted locally, the funds went to the JDC but the proceeds were credited to the three committees by the following formula: American Jewish Relief Committee 65%, Central Relief Committee 20%, People's Relief Committee (PRC) 15%. In turn, each constituent Committee was entitled to receive one-third of its allotted percentage for Cultural expenditures. See: National and N. Y. Campaigns, File 62, memo, 11/3/21.
     
Index Terms:
American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC)
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      File 66a: Campaigns: JDC Constituent Committees, American Jewish Relief Committee, 1923 - 1925
      Correspondence memos, publicity, addenda. 1. General July 1923 - 1925. 2. Loeb and Troper Audits of American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC), semi-annual, July 1, 1921-Dec. 31, 1923. Also see: American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC), Cultural and Religious, Files 119-119b. In the 1921 campaign, the JDC represented three constituent committees: the American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC), Central Relief Committee and People's Relief Committee (PRC). In that campaign, wherever a joint drive was conducted locally, the funds went to the JDC but the proceeds were credited to the three committees by the following formula: American Jewish Relief Committee 65%, Central Relief Committee 20%, People's Relief Committee (PRC) 15%. In turn, each constituent Committee was entitled to receive one-third of its allotted percentage for Cultural expenditures. See: National and N. Y. Campaigns, File 62, memo, 11/3/21.
     
Index Terms:
American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC)
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      File 67: Campaigns: JDC Constituent Committees, Central Relief Committee, 1921 - 1924
      Correspondence, memos, financial statements, addenda. 1. General 1921 - 1924. 2. Financial Statements, 1921 - 1924. Also see: Central Relief Committee, Cultural and Religious, Files 120-121a. In the 1921 campaign, the JDC represented three constituent committees: the American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC), Central Relief Committee and People's Relief Committee (PRC). In that campaign, wherever a joint drive was conducted locally, the funds went to the JDC but the proceeds were credited to the three committees by the following formula: American Jewish Relief Committee (AJRC) 65%, Central Relief Committee 20%, People's Relief Committee (PRC) 15%. In turn, each constituent Committee was entitled to receive one-third of its allotted percentage for Cultural expenditures. See: National and N. Y. Campaigns, File 62, memo, 11/3/21.
     
Index Terms:
Central Relief Committee
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      File 67a: Campaigns: JDC Constituent Committees, People's Relief Committee, 1921 - 1924
      Correspondence, memos, financial statements, addenda. 1. General 1921 - 1923. 2. Financial Statements, 1921 - 1924. Also see: People's Relief Committee (PRC), Cultural and Religious, File 122
     
Index Terms:
People's Relief Committee (PRC)
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    Series 7: Financial
      File 68: Financial, General, 1921 - 1931
      Correspondence, memos, financial reports, addenda.
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      File 68a: Financial Reports, 1922 May - 1929
      1. Weekly report: financial activities, May-Dec. 1922. 2. Receipts from $14,000,000 Campaign, 1/26/23-3/31/24. 3. accounting Department Financial Reports. 4/29/23-3/31/24. 4. accounting and Statistical Resume, Functional Activities, Berlin Office, 1926, 1927, 1928. 5. JDC Financial Reports, 1928 - 1929.
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      File 68b: Financial Reports, 1931 June - 1932
      1. Financial Statements, 6/30/31. 2. Preliminary Statements for 1931. 3. JDC Assets and Liabilities for 1931. 4. Financial Statements for 1932. 5. Annual Report, 1932 (Financial)
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      File 69: Loeb and Troper Audit Reports: JDC, 1921 - 1923, Semi-annual
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      File 70: Loeb and Troper Audit Reports: JDC, 1926 - 1927, Annual and Cumulative
      October 1914-Dec. 31, 1926 Cumulative. October 1914-Dec. 31, 1927 Cumulative
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      File 71: Financial: Transmission Bureau, 1921 - 1923, Semi-annual
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    Series 8: JDC Reports
    Correspondence, memos, shorter narrative reports. General, 1921 - 1932
      File 72: JDC Reports, 1921 - 1924
      Reports by: B. Kahn, Survey of Activities AJDC in Europe, undated, and Synopsis Report on European Activities, Jan-Nov, 1922. W. J. Mack: Report of JDC activities in 1922 and bimonthly reports 1922.
     
Index Terms:
Kahn, B.
Mack, W. J.
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      File 72a: JDC Reports, 1925 - 1926
      Reports by B. Kahn: On budget for overseas activities, 11/4/26; JDC Executive Committee on JDC activities, 1914 - 1926
     
Index Terms:
Executive Committee
Kahn, B.
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      File 72b: JDC Reports, 1927
      Reports by B. Kahn: JDC activities in Europe, monthly, January, March, May, September, 1922, and JDC activities and their possible continuation, October 1927.
     
Index Terms:
Kahn, B.
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      File 73: JDC Reports, 1928 - 1929
      Reports by B. Kahn: On European Activities, bi-monthly, April-May, 1928, June-Aug. 1928, Jan-Sept, 1929, Oct-Dec 1929; and to JDC Executive Committee at Zurich, 8/14/29.
     
Index Terms:
Executive Committee
Kahn, B.
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      File 73a: JDC Reports, 1929 - 1930
      Bressler-Hyman Study Mission on Conditions of the Jews in Eastern Europe, 1929, Correspondence and memos. Draft Report of the Mission, 1/22/29, shortened final report, 1930.
     
Index Terms:
Bressler
Hyman, Joseph C.
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      File 74: JDC Reports, 1930 - 1931
      Reports by B. Kahn: On European activities of JDC, Jan-Mar. 1930, undated; JDC activities, 12/4/30; JDC activities 1930, 3/4/31; JDC Activities for 1931 with the General Outlook, 11/11/31. Report by Joseph C. Hyman: "The Activities of the JDC, a Summary Report," 3/22/31.
     
Index Terms:
Hyman, Joseph C.
Kahn, B.
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      File 75: JDC Reports, 1932
      Reports by B. Kahn: JDC activities in Europe, first 9 months 1931, 3/6/32; Work of AJDC in 1932, 2/28/33. JDC Annual Report for 1931, by Joseph C. Hyman, 3/27/32.
     
Index Terms:
Hyman, Joseph C.
Kahn, B.
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Record Group 1-2: Overseas Administration
Series 1: JDC EUREXCO, General
      File 76: JDC EUREXCO, Minutes, 1921
     
Index Terms:
European Executive Council (EUREXCO)
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      File 76a: JDC EUREXCO, Minutes, 1922
     
Index Terms:
European Executive Council (EUREXCO)
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      File 76b: JDC EUREXCO, Minutes, 1923
     
Index Terms:
European Executive Council (EUREXCO)
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      File 77: JDC EUREXCO, General, 1921 - 1926
      Correspondence, memos, reports, addenda. Reorganization of JDC administration in Europe: Rosenberg to JDC, 12/8/21, 2/1/22, 4/6/22, Rosenberg to Warburg and Lehman, 12/10/21, Lehman to Rosenberg, 12/10/21, 12/31/21, 1/3/22, 3/10/22, Warburg to Rosenberg, 1/18/22, 6/24/23, Gans to Rosenberg, 3/10/22. Corresp: Paul Baerwald, B. Bogen, B. Kahn, D. J. Schweitzer M. D. Waldman.
     
Index Terms:
European Executive Council (EUREXCO)
Baerwal, Paul
Bogen, B.
Gans
Kahn, B.
Lehman
Rosenberg
Schweitzer, D. J.
Waldman, M. D.
Warburg
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    Series 2: Personnel
      File 78: Overseas Personnel, Local
      Also see: POLAND, File 325 For JDC employees overseas, see: File 45
     
Index Terms:
European Executive Council (EUREXCO)
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      File 78a: Powers of Attorney by Members of EUREXCO
     
Index Terms:
European Executive Council (EUREXCO)
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    Series 3: Financial
      File 79: General, 1921 - 1926
      Correspondence, memos, addenda.
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      File 79a: Financial Statements, Vienna, 1921 - 1922
     
Index Terms:
Vienna
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      File 79b: Financial Statements, Paris, 1921 - 1922
     
Index Terms:
Paris
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      File 80: Financial Control and Remittance Department, 1921 - 1922
      Control Department, 1922. Remittance Department, 1921-1922
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      File 81: Audit Reports, Loeb and Troper: European Executive Offices, Vienna
      7/1/22-6/30/23 Semi-annual. 7/1/23-6/30/24 Quarterly
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      File 82: Audit Reports, Loeb and Troper: European Executive Offices, Berlin
      Annual, semi-annual and quarterly
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      File 83: Financial Reports, Schweitzer
      Vienna, Central Office, July-Dec. 1924, Monthly. Berlin, Arbeiterfuersorgeamt, Jan. - Sept. 1923
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      File 84: Financial Reports, Schweitzer
      Administration expenses of all Branches in Europe 1922-23. Annual, semi-annual and quarterly.
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      File 85: Financial Reports, Schweitzer
      Budget of Administration Expenses, European Offices, 1922-23. Semi-annual and quarterly.
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      File 86: Financial Reports: Berlin
      Financial Reports prepared in Berlin. 1925, Annual. 1926, Annual. 1927. 1st half, Semi-annual
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      File 86a: Financial Reports: Berlin
      Financial Reports prepared in Berlin. 1928, Annual. 1930, Annual. 1931, Annual
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      File 87: Financial Reports: Berlin
      Financial Reports prepared in Berlin. Summary Financial Operations, Berlin. Statistical Data, 1927. Accounting and Statistical Resume, Functional Activities, Berlin
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      File 88: Financial Reports: Berlin
      Financial Reports prepared in Berlin: JDC Activities in Figures and Numbers. Note: For a second copy see: Printed Matter
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      File 89: Other Financial Reports: Consolidated Statements and Status of Approprations
      Consolidated Statement, JDC EUREXCO, in dollars, Austrian kronen, French francs. Monthly, June 1923, Jan, -May 1924. Consolidated Statement, JDC EUREXCO, in dollars. Monthly, June 1923, Jan. - June 1924. Consolidated Statement, JDC EUREXCO, in dollars, kronen and combined, June 1924. Status of Appropriations, EUREXCO, Monthly: Sept. 1923 - June 1924 (Jan, 1924 is missing)
     
Index Terms:
EUREXCO
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      File 89a: Other Financial Reports: Twenty Years, 1914 - 1934
      Financial, statistical and general data on JDC Activities. Also see: For financial reports of campaigns, File 63; for child care, Files 110-112.
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