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JDC New York Office Records, 1945–1954 | Organizations

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Detailed Description of the Records
Subcollection: Organizations

Extent: 678 files
The Organizations subcollection details JDC’s partnerships with governmental and non-governmental organizations, including several United Nations agencies such as the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA); Jewish and nonsectarian philanthropic agencies; and U.S. and foreign governmental agencies during the years 1945-1954.
Arrangement
The Organizations subcollection is organized into five record groups:
Within each record group, files are arranged alphabetically by the organization’s name. Those organizations for which there are at least three files are categorized in series within the record groups, with each series titled according to the organization’s name. These series are listed first in alphabetical order. All of the files which appear after these series reflect organizations that have fewer than three files and therefore are not assigned to a series.
Record Group: U.S. Government

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Series 1: Economic Cooperation Administration
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File 1608: Economic Cooperation Administration, I.-IV. 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3771
Paul Hoffman reports on Economic Cooperation Administration, correspondence on how program may be useful to voluntary agencies.
Personal Names:
Hoffman, Paul
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Economic Cooperation Administration
European Recovery Program
Marshall Plan
Organization for European Economic Cooperation
Subjects:
Reconstruction
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File 1609: Economic Cooperation Administration, IV.-XII 1948

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3771
Correspondence, reports on Economic Cooperation Administration, value to voluntary agencies.
Personal Names:
Dockterman, Minnie
Hoffman, Paul
Joffe, Boris
Ringland, Arthur
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Economic Cooperation Administration
European Recovery Program
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Marshall Plan
Organization for European Economic Cooperation
State Department
Subjects:
Agriculture
Industry
Reconstruction
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Series 2: U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid
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File 2012: U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4618
Miscellaneous correspondence.
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File 2013: U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid, 1952

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4619
Correspondence, accounting memos on exports, shipments, freight charges and subsidies.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Commodities
Education
Freight
Relief Supplies
Remittances
Scholarships
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2014: U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid, 1951

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4619
Correspondence, accounting memos on exports, shipments, freight charges and subsidies.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Commodities
Displaced Persons
Freight
Refugees
Relief Supplies
Remittances
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2015: U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid, VI.-XII. 1950

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4620
Correspondence, accounting memos on exports, shipments, freight charges and remittances.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Commodities
Freight
Relief Supplies
Remittances
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2016: U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid, I.-V. 1950

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4620
Correspondence, accounting memos on exports, shipments, freight charges and remittances.
Personal Names:
Ringland, Arthur
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Commodities
Freight
Relief Supplies
Remittances
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2017: U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid, VII.-XII. 1949

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4621
Correspondence, accounting memos on exports, shipments, freight charges and remittances.
Personal Names:
Ringland, Arthur
Weingard, David
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Commodities
Freight
Relief Supplies
Remittances
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2018: U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid, I.-VI. 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4621
Correspondence, accounting memos on exports, shipments, freight charges and remittances.
Personal Names:
Ringland, Arthur
Weingard, David
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Displaced Persons Commission
Economic Cooperation Administration
Truman Point Four Program
U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Commodities
Displaced Persons
Freight
Relief Supplies
Remittances
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2019: U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid, VIII.-XII. 1948

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4622
Correspondence, accounting memos on exports, shipments, freight charges and remittances.
Personal Names:
Ringland, Arthur
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Committee on Palestinian Relief
Economic Cooperation Administration
U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Commodities
Freight
Relief Supplies
Remittances
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2020: U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid, I.-VII. 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4622
Correspondence, reports, accounting memos on exports, shipments. Printed Matter: “Voluntary Foreign Aid,” study by special subcommittee of House Committee on Foreign Affairs.
Personal Names:
Ringland, Arthur
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
House Committee on Foreign Affairs
U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Commodities
Export Licenses
Foreign Aid
Freight
Relief Supplies
Remittances
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2021: U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid, 1947

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4622
Correspondence, reports, accounting memos on exports, shipments. Summary of meeting of Advisory Committee with voluntary agencies (March 7, 1947).
Personal Names:
Ringland, Arthur
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
International Children’s Emergency Fund
U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Commodities
Export Licenses
Foreign Aid
Freight
Relief Supplies
Remittances
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2022: U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid, 1946

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4622
Miscellaneous correspondence, materials on JDC participation in Advisory Committee.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
U.S. Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid
U.S. Government
UNRRA
Subjects:
Commodities
Foreign Aid
Freight
Relief Supplies
Remittances
Voluntary Agencies
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Series 3: U.S. Department of Commerce
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File 2028: U.S. Department of Commerce, 1946-1954

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4609
Correspondence transmitting annual statements on remittances and supplies sent abroad.
Corporate Names:
U.S. Department of Commerce
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Commodities
Relief Supplies
Remittances
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File 2029: U.S. Department of Commerce, 1925-1944, 1945

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4610
Correspondence transmitting annual statements on remittances sent abroad.
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Joint Agricultural Corporation (Agro-Joint)
American Society for Jewish Farm Settlements in Russia
U.S. Department of Commerce
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Remittances
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Series 4: U.S. Department of State
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File 2030: U.S. Department of State, 1946-1948, 1951-1952, 1954

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4615
Correspondence, materials on role of voluntary agencies in United Nations Economic and Social Council.
Personal Names:
Carusi, Ugo
Fisher, Joel
Frank, Isaiah
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
U.S. Department of State
U.S. Government
United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)
Subjects:
Immigration
Non-Governmental Organizations
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2031: Fulbleft Program, 1946, 1949-1950

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4614
Correspondence regarding designation of Paul Baerwald School for Social Work (Paris) for Fulbleft funds.
Personal Names:
Stein, Herman
Stein, Reta
Corporate Names:
Fulbleft Program
Paul Baerwald School for Social Work (Paris)
U.S. Department of State
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Education
Educational Exchange Programs
Scholarships
U.S. Information and Educational Exchange Act
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Series 5: U.S. Escapee Program
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File 2032: U.S. Escapee Program, 1954

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4628
Memos (March 22, 1954) on the U.S. Escapee Program (background, assistance projects). Financial correspondence regarding South American expenses for program.
Corporate Names:
Foreign Operations Administration
U.S. Escapee Program
Visa Production Project
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Iron Curtain
Kersten Amendment
Mutual Security Act
Refugees
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
Argentina
Brazil
Eastern Europe
South America
Uruguay
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File 2033: U.S. Escapee Program, VII.-XII. 1953

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4629
Financial correspondence, reports, primarily regarding South American expenses, accounting procedures for program.
Personal Names:
Friedler, Moshe
Horwitz, Louis
Corporate Names:
HIAS
U.S. Escapee Program
Visa Production Project
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Iron Curtain
Refugees
Resettlement
Voluntary Agencies
Welfare
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Eastern Europe
South America
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File 2034: U.S. Escapee Program, I.-VI. 1953

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4629
Contract with State Department (June 29, 1953) for participation in program to find immigration opportunities in South America for escapees from Iron Curtain countries. Financial correspondence, statistical reports on program.
Personal Names:
Horwitz, Louis
Lomnitz, Julius
Corporate Names:
President’s Escapee Program
U.S. Escapee Program
Visa Production Project
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Iron Curtain
Refugees
Resettlement
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Eastern Europe
South America
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File 2035: U.S. Escapee Program, 1952

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4629
Correspondence, memos regarding procedures for President’s Escapee Program.
Personal Names:
Jordan, Charles
Laub, Morris
Levy, Henry
Warren, George
Corporate Names:
Intergovernmental Committee for European Migration
President’s Escapee Program
U.S. Escapee Program
Subjects:
Emigration
Iron Curtain
Refugees
Resettlement
Visas
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Eastern Europe
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Series 6: U.S. Office of the Foreign Liquidation Commissioner
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File 2038: U.S. Office of the Foreign Liquidation Commissioner, 1950-1951

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4630
General, financial correspondence on conclusion of Joint Procurement Mission, Hadassah purchase of field hospital supplies from Charleroi (Belgium).
Corporate Names:
Hadassah
Joint Procurement Mission (JPM)
Office of the Foreign Liquidation Commissioner
Relief In Kind
U.S. Government
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Commodities
Financial
Hospital Supplies
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
Charleroi (Belgium)
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File 2039: U.S. Office of the Foreign Liquidation Commissioner, 1949

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4630
General, financial correspondence on purchase of surplus supplies, conclusion of Joint Procurement Mission, Hadassah purchase of field hospital supplies from Charleroi (Belgium).
Corporate Names:
Hadassah
Joint Procurement Mission (JPM)
Office of the Foreign Liquidation Commissioner
Relief In Kind
U.S. Government
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Commodities
Financial
Hospital Supplies
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
Charleroi (Belgium)
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File 2040: U.S. Office of the Foreign Liquidation Commissioner, 1948

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4631
General, financial correspondence on purchase of surplus supplies, conclusion of Joint Procurement Mission, Jewish Agency purchase of Camp Pittsburgh.
Corporate Names:
Camp Pittsburgh
Hadassah
Joint Procurement Mission (JPM)
Office of the Foreign Liquidation Commissioner
Relief In Kind
U.S. Government
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Commodities
Financial
Hospital Supplies
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2041: U.S. Office of the Foreign Liquidation Commissioner, 1947

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4631
General, financial correspondence on purchase of surplus supplies.
Corporate Names:
Joint Procurement Mission (JPM)
Office of the Foreign Liquidation Commissioner
Relief In Kind
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Commodities
Financial
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2042: U.S. Office of the Foreign Liquidation Commissioner, IX.-XII. 1946

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4633
General, financial correspondence on arrangements, credit, purchases of surplus supplies; activities of Joint Procurement Mission.
Personal Names:
Linder, Harold
Marks, Julian
Corporate Names:
Camp Pittsburgh
Hadassah
Jewish Agency
Joint Procurement Mission (JPM)
Office of the Foreign Liquidation Commissioner
Relief In Kind
U.S. Government
War Assets Administration
Subjects:
Commodities
Consumer Goods
Financial
Medical Supplies
Raw Materials
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2043: U.S. Office of the Foreign Liquidation Commissioner, I.-VIII. 1946

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4633
General, financial correspondence on arrangements, credit, purchases of surplus supplies; organization and activities of Joint Procurement Mission.
Personal Names:
Linder, Harold
Marks, Julian
Corporate Names:
Camp Pittsburgh
Hadassah
Jewish Agency
Joint Procurement Mission (JPM)
Office of the Foreign Liquidation Commissioner
Relief In Kind
U.S. Government
United Palestine Appeal
War Assets Administration
Subjects:
Commodities
Consumer Goods
Financial
Medical Supplies
Raw Materials
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
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File 2044: U.S. Office of the Foreign Liquidation Commissioner, 1945

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4633
Miscellaneous correspondence, requests for surplus supplies.
Personal Names:
Linder, Harold
Corporate Names:
Office of the Foreign Liquidation Commissioner
Surplus Property Board
U.S. Government
U.S. Surplus War Property Administration
Subjects:
Commodities
Consumer Goods
Financial
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
Tools
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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Series 7: U.S. War Refugee Board
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File 2049: U.S. War Refugee Board, 1945-1946

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4659
Correspondence, summaries of War Refugee Board (WRB) activities; news accounts regarding Saly Mayer’s rescue activities. Executive order (June 1, 1946) establishing “Cabinet Committee on Palestine and Related Problems.”
Personal Names:
Kasztner, Rudolf
Mayer, Saly
O’Dwyer, William
Pehle, John
Truman, President Harry
Corporate Names:
Cabinet Committee on Palestine and Related Problems
U.S. Government
War Refugee Board (WRB)
Subjects:
Rescue
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File 2050: U.S. War Refugee Board, V.-XII. 1944

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4660
Cables, correspondence; report (November 1944) about German extermination camps at Auschwitz and Birkenau. Summary of WRB discretionary fund expenditures (May-October 1944).
Personal Names:
Pehle, John
Roosevelt, President Franklin
Corporate Names:
U.S. Government
War Refugee Board
Subjects:
Extermination Camps
Financial
Food Package
Haven
Nazis
Relief Supplies
Rescue
Geographic Locations:
Auschwitz
Balkans
Bergen-Belsen
Birkenau
Fort Ontario
Germany
Hungary
Oswego
Turkey
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File 2051: U.S. War Refugee Board, I.-IV. 1944

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4660
Cables, correspondence; miscellaneous reports on meetings with John Pehle; Executive Order (January 22, 1944) establishing War Refugee Board.
Personal Names:
Hirschmann, Ira
Montor, Henry
Pehle, John
Wise, Rabbi Jonah
Corporate Names:
U.S. Government
UJA
War Refugee Board
Subjects:
Children
Migration
Rescue
Ships
Transit
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File 2052: Reports, 1945

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4659
Final summary report (September 15, 1945); report on War Refugee Board from its representative in Bern, Switzerland (March 1944-July 1945).
Personal Names:
Mayer, Saly
Corporate Names:
U.S. Government
War Refugee Board
Subjects:
Rescue
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File 2053: Reports, Ira Hirschmann, 1944

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4661
Ira Hirschmann’s reports (carbon copies) on activities of War Refugee Board in Turkey.
Personal Names:
Hirschmann, Ira
Steinhardt, Laurence
Corporate Names:
U.S. Government
War Refugee Board
Subjects:
Rescue
Geographic Locations:
Balkans
Bulgaria
Hungary
Romania
Turkey
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File 1522: Board of Foreign Scholarships, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3694
Correspondence with State Department’s Board of Foreign Scholarships regarding prospects for refugees.
Corporate Names:
Board of Foreign Scholarships
State Department
Subjects:
Education
Fulbleft Act
Professional Education
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
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File 2023: U.S. Citizens Food Committee, 1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4626
Correspondence material regarding “friendship train,” collecting food for Europe.
Personal Names:
Luckman, Charles
Corporate Names:
Citizens Food Committee
Executive Office of the President
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Food
Friendship Train
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 2026: U.S. Commodity Credit Corporation, 1950, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4640
Materials regarding laws, availability, mechanisms for receipt of commodities.
Corporate Names:
Advisory Committee on Voluntary Foreign Aid
Commodity Credit Corporation
Operation Reindeer
U.S Department of Agriculture
U.S. Foreign Operations Administration
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Relief Supplies
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
Iran
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File 2027: U.S. Department of Agriculture, 1942, 1948-1951, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4608
Miscellaneous correspondence, press releases.
Corporate Names:
Commodity Credit Corporation
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
U.S. Government
United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization
Subjects:
Commodities
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
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File 2037: U.S. Office of Alien Property, 1945-1954, 1955, 1958

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4617, 4625
Correspondence, federal orders unblocking accounts and “enemy assets.” Materials, correspondence on legislation for successor organizations to recover Jewish heirless assets in U.S.
Personal Names:
Ferencz, Benjamin
Jacobson, Jerome
Kagan, Saul
Lamude, Gordon
Rock, Eli
Rubin, Seymour
Townsend, Dallas
Corporate Names:
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
U.S. Office of Alien Property
U.S. Treasury Department
War Claims Commission
Subjects:
Financial
Heirless Assets
Property
Property Claims
Public Law 626
Restitution
U.S. Trading with the Enemy Act
Geographic Locations:
Germany
Holland
Romania
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File 2045: U.S. Office of War Information, 1945

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4645
Statement on JDC activities for directory of American organizations with activities abroad.
Corporate Names:
Office of War Information
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2046: U.S. President’s Commission on Immigration and Naturalization, 1952

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4648
Background materials on displaced persons, refugees, U.S. immigration policy; copies of testimony to committee hearings (in Washington and New York).
Personal Names:
Counts, Dr. George
Gutterman, Lester
Harrison, Earl
Kramer, Rabbi Simon
Levinthal, Judge Louis
Perlman, Philip
Rosenfield, Harry
Truman, President Harry
Corporate Names:
National Catholic Welfare Conference (NCWC)
President’s Commission on Immigration and Naturalization
U.S. Government
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
McCarran-Walter Act
Refugees
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
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File 2047: U.S. Social Welfare Attaches Program, 1947, 1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4652
Correspondence on Foreign Service program.
Personal Names:
Swayzee, Cleon
Corporate Names:
Social Welfare Attaches Program
U.S. Government
US State Department
Subjects:
Foreign Service
Social Workers
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File 2048: U.S. War Assets Administration, 1946-1951

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4632
Correspondence on credit, purchase of relief and medical supplies.
Personal Names:
Gould, Howard
Corporate Names:
U.S. Government
War Assets Administration
Subjects:
Commodities
Consumer Goods
Financial
Raw Materials
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
Tools
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Record Group: Foreign Governments

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File 1485: American Economic Committee for Palestine, 1945, 1947, 1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3580
Miscellaneous on activities, including summary of agriculture-related activities (May 1946-February 1947).
Personal Names:
Musher, Sidney
Corporate Names:
American Economic Committee for Palestine
Jewish Agency
Subjects:
Agriculture
Economic Development
Reconstruction
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
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File 1487: American Financial and Development Corporation for Israel, 1951-1952

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3582
Miscellaneous correspondence and printed materials regarding Israel Bonds.
Corporate Names:
American Financial and Development Corporation for Israel
Israel Bonds
Subjects:
Credit Markets
Economic Development
Financial
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1636: Haganah, 1938, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3804
Correspondence, minutes of meetings, primarily concerning fund-raising.
Corporate Names:
Americans for Haganah
Haganah
Haganah Religious Defense Corps
UJA
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Recruitment
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
Shanghai
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File 1643: Histadruth, 1935, 1937, 1946-1949

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3814
Correspondence, primarily complaints about fund-raising.
Personal Names:
Meyerson, Golda
Corporate Names:
Histadruth
UPA
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
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Record Group: Intergovernmental

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Series 1: Intergovernmental Committee for European Migration (ICEM)
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File 1650: ICEM, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3823
Miscellaneous correspondence, memos on procedures, expenses, reimbursement, migration laws. Draft ICEM constitution (May 6, 1953). ICEM-Israel agreement (1952, transmitted with memo January 30, 1953).
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Bradford, Marjorie
Jordan, Charles
Lewinsky, Akiva
Corporate Names:
Intergovernmental Committee for European Migration (ICEM)
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Maintenance
Refugees
Repatriates
Returnees
Transit
Geographic Locations:
Foehrenwald
Germany
Israel
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File 1651: ICEM, Reports, 1952-1953

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3823
Miscellaneous narrative and statistical reports.
Corporate Names:
Intergovernmental Committee for European Migration (ICEM)
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Maintenance
Refugees
Repatriates
Returnees
Transit
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File 1652: ICEM, 1951-1952

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3823
Correspondence, memos on procedures, expenses, reimbursement, migration laws.
Personal Names:
Bradford, Marjorie
Jacobsen, Pierre
Levy, Henry
Rice, James
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Ford Foundation
Intergovernmental Committee for European Migration (ICEM)
Provisional Intergovernmental Committee for the Movement of Migrants from Europe (PICMME)
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Maintenance
Refugees
Repatriates
Returnees
Transit
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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Series 2: Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees
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File 1653: Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees, 1948-1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3824
Miscellaneous financial correspondence regarding liquidation of international committee.
Personal Names:
Emerson, Sir Herbert
Corporate Names:
Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Refugees
Transit
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File 1654: Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees, VII.-XII. 1947

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3824
Correspondence, cables on refugees, expenses.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Marshall, George
Corporate Names:
DORSA
Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees
Subjects:
Currency Exchange
Emigration
Financial
Refugees
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Geographic Locations:
Holland
Shanghai
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File 1655: Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees, I.-VI. 1947

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3824
Correspondence, cables on emigration, expenses, refugees.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Biehle, Martha
Emerson, Sir Herbert
Fisher, Joel
Corporate Names:
Anglo-American Committee of Inquiry on Palestine
Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees
Subjects:
Currency Exchange
Emigration
Financial
Refugees
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Geographic Locations:
Sweden
Switzerland
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File 1656: Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees, 1946

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3824
Correspondence, cables on emigration, expenses, refugees.
Personal Names:
Biehle, Martha
Emerson, Sir Herbert
Fisher, Joel
Jordan, Charles
Schwartz, Joseph
Tartakover, Aryeh
Corporate Names:
DORSA
Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees
Subjects:
Currency Exchange
Emigration
Financial
Infiltratees
Non-Monetary Gold
Paris Reparations Agreement
Refugees
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Geographic Locations:
Australia
France
Poland
Shanghai
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File 1657: Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees, VII.-XII. 1945

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3825
Correspondence regarding Intergovernmental Committee: eligibility requirements, attitudes, procedures.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Biehle, Martha
Biele, Harry
Blickenstaff, David
Emerson, Sir Herbert
Harrison, Earl
Hughes, S.H.
Hyman, Joseph
Leavitt, Moses
Linder, Harold
Malin, Patrick Murphy
Pinsky, Gertrude
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees
UNRRA
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Maintenance
Refugees
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Stateless
Transit
Geographic Locations:
Britain
China
Holland
Iberian Peninsula
Portugal
Shanghai
Spain
United States
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File 1658: Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees, I.-VI. 1945

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3825
Correspondence regarding post-war conditions, refugees’ needs, organizations and governments’ financial arrangements.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Biehle, Martha
Emerson, Sir Herbert
Graham, David
Harrison, Earl
Linder, Harold
Mayer, Saly
Corporate Names:
Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Maintenance
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Relief Supplies
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
Czechoslovakia
Jamaica
Sweden
Terezin
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Series 3: International Refugee Organization
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File 1667: International Refugee Organization, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3840, 3849
Accounting, financial correspondence on reparations payments, including on losses due to exchange rates. Reports, statistics on distribution, International Refugee Organization (IRO) transfers to voluntary agencies.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Rubin, Seymour
Schwartz, Abba
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Currency Transfers
Emigration
Financial
German Assets
Hard-Core
Non-Monetary Gold
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Reparations
Resettlement
Swiss-Allied Accord
Geographic Locations:
Switzerland
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File 1668: International Refugee Organization, IV.-XII. 1952

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3840
Accounting, financial correspondence; miscellaneous correspondence on disposition of individual IRO case records.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Hacking, L. Michael
Rice, James
Rubin, Seymour
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Jewish Agency
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Tracing
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1669: International Refugee Organization, I.-III. 1952

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3840
Correspondence on refugees and post-IRO migration agency, on disposition of individual IRO case records. Report on meeting (February 1952) of IRO General Council, resolutions on liquidation, disposal of assets. Report on status of refugees (undated, unsigned; possibly by Provisional Intergovernmental Committee for the Movement of Migrants from Europe).
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Biehle, Martha
Kingsley, J. Donald
Rice, James
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Tracing
Transit
Geographic Locations:
Asia
China
Shanghai
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File 1670: International Refugee Organization, VIII.-XII. 1951

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3841
Materials on termination of IRO activities; report by IRO director-general J. Donald Kingsley (October 9, 1951) on post-IRO residual refugee problems; “IRO news report.”
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Jacobson, Jerome
Jordan, Charles
Kingsley, J. Donald
Rees, Elfan
Rice, James
Rubin, Seymour
Warren, George
Corporate Names:
International Labor Organization (ILO)
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Swiss-Allied Accord
Transit
Geographic Locations:
Australia
China
Portugal
Shanghai
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File 1671: International Refugee Organization, IV.-VII. 1951

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3841
Correspondence on IRO agreement regarding resettlement in Israel of institutional hard-core; on post-IRO migration activities. Financial correspondence on IRO remittances.
Personal Names:
Adler-Rudel, Shalom
Beckelman, Moses
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Kaplan, Eliezer
Kingsley, J. Donald
Rice, James
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
MALBEN
SS Wooster Victory
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Hard-Core
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Geographic Locations:
China
Israel
Shanghai
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File 1672: International Refugee Organization, I.-III. 1951

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3841
Miscellaneous correspondence on IRO obligations, intentions to make payments. Financial correspondence on IRO remittances. J. Donald Kingsley memo (March 5, 1951) to IRO General Council, “The experience of the IRO in the field of international migration operations.” “IRO news report.”
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Jacobsen, Pierre
Jacobson, Jerome
Kingsley, J. Donald
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Hard-Core
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
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File 1673: International Refugee Organization, X.-XII. 1950

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3842
Correspondence regarding refugees, repatriates in Shanghai. Financial correspondence on IRO remittances.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Rice, James
Witkin, Rabbi Nathan
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Jewish Agency
SS Anna Salen
Subjects:
Currency Exchange
Emigration
Financial
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Geographic Locations:
Australia
China
Israel
Panama Canal Zone
Shanghai
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File 1674: International Refugee Organization, VII.-IX. 1950

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3842
Financial correspondence on IRO remittances. Cables regarding inadequacy of facilities for refugees transported on SS Anna Salen.
Personal Names:
Federov, Nikifor
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Rice, James
Rubin, Seymour
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
SS Anna Salen
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Currency Exchange
Customs
Emigration
Financial
Non-Monetary Gold
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Geographic Locations:
China
Shanghai
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File 1675: International Refugee Organization, IV.-VI. 1950

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3842
Financial correspondence on IRO remittances; IRO press releases, “IRO News Reports.”
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Jordan, Charles
Kingsley, J. Donald
Rice, James
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Hard-Core
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
TB
Transit
Geographic Locations:
China
Harbin
Israel
Shanghai
Tientsin
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File 1676: International Refugee Organization, I.-III. 1950

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3842
Financial correspondence on IRO remittances. Miscellaneous correspondence, including Adolph (Cook) Glassgold letter (March 13, 1950) to Joseph Liao, IRO-Far East, regarding IRO responsibility for relief in China.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Kadoorie, Horace
Kingsley, J. Donald
Rice, James
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Geographic Locations:
China
Harbin
Hong Kong
Israel
Shanghai
Tientsin
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File 1677: International Refugee Organization, XI.-XII. 1949

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3843, 3839
Financial correspondence on IRO claims, remittances. Correspondence on emigration, resettlement of hard-core in China.
Personal Names:
Andrew, Findlay
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Haber, Sam
Hacking, L. Michael
Jacobson, Jerome
Rice, James
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Hard-Core
Heirless Assets
Non-Monetary Gold
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Restitution
Transit
Geographic Locations:
China
Harbin
Israel
Italy
Shanghai
Switzerland
Tientsin
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File 1678: International Refugee Organization, IX.-X. 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3843, 3839
Financial correspondence on IRO claims, remittances. Report (September 21, 1949) on resettlement in Dominican Republic (Sosua). Adolph (Cook) Glassgold correspondence on problems with baggage shipments, costs from China.
Personal Names:
Carl, George
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Hacking, L. Michael
Katzki, Herbert
Rice, James
Rubin, Seymour
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Diamonds
Emigration
Financial
Gems
Hard-Core
Heirless Assets
Non-Monetary Gold
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Restitution
Transit
Geographic Locations:
China
Dominican Republic
Germany
Harbin
Israel
Shanghai
Sosua
Spain
Switzerland
Tientsin
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File 1679: International Refugee Organization, VII.-VIII. 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3843, 3839
Financial correspondence on IRO claims, remittances, financing for immigration to U.S. IRO General Council resolution (July 17, 1949) on “future international action concerning refugees.” Report of Merchandising Advisory Committee.
Personal Names:
Carl, George
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Jordan, Charles
Rice, James
Sharett, Moshe
Tuck, W. Hallam
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Merchandising Advisory Committee
Subjects:
Currency Exchange
Emigration
Financial
Hard-Core
Heirless Assets
Non-Monetary Gold
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Restitution
Transit
U.S. Immigration
Geographic Locations:
China
Hong Kong
Israel
Shanghai
Tientsin
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File 1680: International Refugee Organization, VI. 1949

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3843, 3839
Financial correspondence on IRO remittances, claims. Memo (June 1, 1949) transmits IRO director-general’s report (of May 9, 1949) with recommendations regarding termination of IRO.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Rice, James
Corporate Names:
Consolidated Tours
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Currency Exchange
Emigration
Financial
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Geographic Locations:
China
Israel
Shanghai
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File 1681: International Refugee Organization, V. 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3843, 3839
Financial correspondence on IRO remittances, claims. Miscellaneous correspondence on arrangements for emigration from Shanghai, Tientsin.
Personal Names:
Carusi, Ugo
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Jacobson, Jerome
Joslow, M. Jacob
Leavitt, Moses
Rice, James
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Airlift
Emigration
Financial
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Geographic Locations:
Canada
China
Israel
Italy
Shanghai
Tientsin
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File 1682: International Refugee Organization, IV. 1949

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3844, 3839
Financial correspondence on IRO remittances, claims; miscellaneous on potential termination of IRO.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Bulova, Arde
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Joslow, M. Jacob
Rice, James
Tuck, W. Hallam
Corporate Names:
HIAS
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Merchandising Advisory Committee
SS Bundy
SS Wooster Victory
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Flight
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Geographic Locations:
China
Shanghai
Tientsin
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File 1683: International Refugee Organization, III. 1949

Extent: 1.5 inches

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3844, 3839
Financial correspondence on IRO remittances, obligations for reimbursement for emigration to Israel. IRO director-general’s report (March 22, 1949) on the IRO activities since July 1, 1948.
Personal Names:
Asofsky, Isaac
Beckelman, Moses
Fisher, Joel
Rice, James
Rubin, Seymour
Tuck, W. Hallam
Wehle, Kurt
Wood, General W.A.
Corporate Names:
HIAS
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
ORT
Subjects:
Aliya
Emigration
Financial
Hard-Core
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Swiss-Allied Accord
Transit
Geographic Locations:
Czechoslovakia
Europe
Hungary
Israel
Poland
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File 1684: International Refugee Organization, II. 1949

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3844, 3839
Financial correspondence on IRO remittances, responsibility for China, Israel migration expenses.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Cohen, Myer
Leavitt, Moses
Phillips, Edward
Rice, James
Schwartz, Joseph
Tuck, W. Hallam
Warren, George
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Palestine Conciliation Commission
SS Castelbianco
SS General Gordon
SS Marine Tiger
SS Wooster Victory
Subjects:
Aliya
Currency Exchange
Disabled
Emigration
Financial
Hard-Core
Medical Rehabilitation
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Vocational Training
Geographic Locations:
China
Europe
Israel
Shanghai
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File 1685: International Refugee Organization, I. 1949

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3844, 3839
Financial correspondence on IRO remittances, responsibility for China, Israel migration expenses; press release (January 28, 1949) regarding IRO resolution on immigration to the Middle East, lifting restriction on reimbursement for migration to Israel. Materials on conference of IRO, voluntary agencies. Names of passengers listed on IRO claims on Alaska Airlines flight from Shanghai to Israel, January 13, 1949.
Personal Names:
Andrew, Findlay
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Rice, James
Schwartz, Joseph
Tuck, W. Hallam
Wong, Jennings
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
SS Captain Marcos
SS Castelbianco
SS General Meigs
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Heirless Assets
List
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
White Russians
Geographic Locations:
China
Israel
Italy
Middle East
Shanghai
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File 1686: International Refugee Organization, XII. 1948

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3845
Financial correspondence on IRO remittances. Correspondence on IRO meeting in Rome; miscellaneous on evacuation of refugees in Shanghai, visas for Israel.
Personal Names:
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Jordan, Charles
Rice, James
Schwartz, Abba
Warren, George
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Airlift
Currency Exchange
Economic Cooperation Act
Emigration
Financial
Free-Living Jews
Kosher Food
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Repatriation
Resettlement
Transit
Visas
Geographic Locations:
Australia
Austria
China
Germany
Israel
Manila
Philippines
Shanghai
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File 1687: International Refugee Organization, X.- XI. 1948

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3845
Financial correspondence on IRO remittances. Correspondence on need to evacuate refugees in Shanghai.
Personal Names:
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Jordan, Charles
Corporate Names:
HIAS
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Marshall Plan
Merchandizing Advisory Committee
Subjects:
Economic Cooperation Act
Emigration
Financial
Kosher Food
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Geographic Locations:
China
Shanghai
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File 1688: International Refugee Organization, VIII.-IX. 1948

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3845
Financial correspondence on IRO remittances, currency exchange, use of Marshall Plan funds. IRO news digests.
Personal Names:
Dorr, Goldthwaite
Greenstein, Harry
Haber, William
Jordan, Charles
Schwartz, Joseph
Warren, George
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Marshall Plan
Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO)
Subjects:
Economic Cooperation Act
Emigration
Financial
Food
Rations
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Vocational Training
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File 1689: International Refugee Organization, V.-VII. 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3845
Financial correspondence on IRO remittances, currency exchange, reimbursement rates, use of Marshall Plan funds, use of funds for resettlement in Israel. Reports by Institute on Overseas Studies on IRO, displaced persons. Summary of conference of voluntary agencies regarding refugees, IRO (Geneva, June 14-16, 1948).
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Jordan, Charles
Rudel, Shalom Adler
Shishkin, Boris
Tuck, W. Hallam
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Jewish Agency
Marshall Plan
Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Economic Cooperation Act
Emigration
Financial
Hambro-Williams Report
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1690: International Refugee Organization, V. 1948

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3846
Financial correspondence on IRO remittances, use of funds for resettlement in Israel. PCIRO draft resolution (May 4, 1948) on repatriation and resettlement policy. IRO news digest (May 14, 1948) on legal and other protections of refugees. M. Jacob Joslow memo (undated) with abstracts of PCIRO plenary session (Geneva, 1948). Adolph (Cook) Glassgold memo (May 14, 1948) transmits draft Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO) agreement regarding PCIRO obligations in Shanghai.
Personal Names:
Cohen, Aline
Fisher, Joel
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Leavitt, Moses
Tuck, W. Hallam
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Jewish Agency
Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO)
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Medical Training
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Repatriation
Resettlement
Transit
Vocational Training
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
China
Israel
Shanghai
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File 1691: International Refugee Organization, III.-IV. 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3846
General, financial correspondence on Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO) obligations in Shanghai. PCIRO news digests, bulletins.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Cohen, Myer
Fisher, Joel
Glassgold, Adolph (Cook)
Jordan, Charles
Tuck, W. Hallam
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO)
Subjects:
Currency Exchange
Emigration
Financial
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
China
Shanghai
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File 1692: International Refugee Organization, II. 1948

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3846
General, financial correspondence on reparations, sale of heirless assets, transition to IRO.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Fisher, Joel
Schwartz, Abba
Tuck, W. Hallam
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO)
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Gold
Heirless Assets
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
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File 1693: International Refugee Organization, I. 1948

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3846
General, financial correspondence on reparations, sale of heirless assets, transition to IRO. Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO) reports (January 1948) on occupational skills of refugees in PCIRO assembly centers in Europe, on PCIRO health program. Report (January 22, 1948) for PCIRO on activities of voluntary agencies associated with PCIRO.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Fisher, Joel
Schwartz, Abba
Tuck, W. Hallam
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO)
Subjects:
Assembly Centers
Emigration
Financial
Heirless Assets
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Vocational Training
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1694: International Refugee Organization, XI.-XII. 1947

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3847
General, financial correspondence on reparations, negotiations regarding reimbursement for refugees’ resettlement, allocations of heirless assets.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Bradford, Marjorie
Coigny, Dr.
Fisher, Joel
Haber, Sam
Jordan, Charles
Rosen, Irwin
Schwartz, Abba
Stern, David
Tuck, W. Hallam
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Committee
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO)
USAT General Heintzleman
USAT General Stewart
USAT General Sturgis
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Medical
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Welfare
Geographic Locations:
Shanghai
Sosua
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File 1695: International Refugee Organization, VIII.-X. 1947

Extent: 1 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3847
General, financial correspondence on reparations, including Joel Fisher memos on negotiations with IRO. IRO director-general’s report (October 19, 1947) on IRO’s activities in its first three months. Printed matter: pamphlet on IRO’s “refugee problem” in Italy; copy of agreement between Italy and IRO; PCIRO news bulletins.
Personal Names:
Carusi, Ugo
Emerson, Sir Herbert
Fisher, Joel
Corporate Names:
Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
International Tracing Service
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Heirless Assets
Non-Monetary Gold
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Volksdeutsche
Welfare
Geographic Locations:
Italy
Shanghai
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File 1696: International Refugee Organization, VI.-VII. 1947

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3847
General, financial correspondence on reparations, IRO obligations, including IRO exclusion of Romanian infiltratees in Vienna due to shortage of funds.
Personal Names:
Altmayer, Arthur
Beckelman, Moses
Bernstein, Rabbi Philip
Leavitt, Moses
Levinthal, Judge Louis
Tuck, W. Hallam
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Jewish Agency
UNRRA
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Food
Infiltratees
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
Welfare
Geographic Locations:
Australia
Austria
China
Romania
Shanghai
Sweden
Vienna
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File 1697: International Refugee Organization, I.-V. 1947

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3847
General, financial correspondence. Martha Biehle memo (January 31, 1947) provides background on IRO. Draft constitution for IRO (mimeo); draft proposed agreement between IRO and American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service.
Personal Names:
Bernstein, Rabbi Philip
Biehle, Martha
Cilento, Sir Raphael
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Tracing Service
UNRRA
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
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File 1698: International Refugee Organization, 1946

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3847
Miscellaneous correspondence on anticipated formation of IRO.
Personal Names:
Cilento, Sir Raphael
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
UNRRA
Subjects:
Emigration
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Reparations
Resettlement
Transit
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File 1699: Auction Catalogs, 1948

Extent: 1 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3848
Catalogs for auctions of heirless Jewish assets, sold in U.S. to raise funds for refugees, under auspices of the Merchandising Advisory Committee of the Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO).
Personal Names:
Freeman, Samuel T.
Harmer, H.R.
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Kende Galleries
Loree-Green Corporation
Parke-Bernet Galleries
Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO)
Subjects:
Auctions
Heirless Assets
Non-Monetary Gold
Refugees
Reparations
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File 1700: Interim Report on Liquidation of Reparation Program, 1952

Extent: 1.25 inches

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3838
Reports on use of reparations funds for refugees, transmitted by J. Donald Kingsley letter (December 15, 1952) as “liquidating trustee, Paris reparation refugees fund” regarding allocations of reparations to non-repatriable victims of Nazi regime under Five-Power agreement (June 14, 1946). Appendices include reparations terms, interim progress report (July 1947-September 1948).
Personal Names:
Kingsley, J. Donald
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Jewish Agency
Liquidating Trustee Reparation Program
Paris Reparation Refugees Fund
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Five-Power Agreement
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Reparations
Resettlement
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File 1701: Merchandising Advisory Committee, 1948-1950

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3850
Correspondence, committee meeting minutes, cash reports.
Personal Names:
Kramer, Ray
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Merchandising Advisory Committee
Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO)
Subjects:
Auctions
Financial
Heirless Assets
Non-Monetary Gold
Refugees
Reparations
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File 1702: Merchandising Advisory Committee, Securities, 1950, 1954-1955

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3851
Miscellaneous on European securities JDC received from IRO.
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Merchandising Advisory Committee
Subjects:
Financial
Heirless Assets
Reparations
Securities
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File 1703: Budgets, 1947-1949

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3852
Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO) budget submissions.
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Budgets
Financial
Heirless Assets
Reparations
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Series 4: International Tracing Service
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File 1706: International Tracing Service, 1954

Extent: 1 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3858
Allied High Commission’s monthly activity reports on operations of tracing service; summary report for 1954. Miscellaneous correspondence on disposition of records.
Corporate Names:
Allied High Commission for Germany
International Tracing Service
Geographic Locations:
Arolson
Israel
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File 1707: International Tracing Service, 1953

Extent: 1 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3859
Allied High Commission’s monthly activity reports on operations of tracing service; summary report for 1953. Miscellaneous correspondence on disposition/transfer of records.
Personal Names:
Jordan, Charles
Kagan, Saul
Schwartz, Abba
Corporate Names:
Allied High Commission for Germany
Claims Conference
International Tracing Service
United Restitution Organization (URO)
Subjects:
Indemnification
Geographic Locations:
Arolson
Israel
West Germany
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File 1708: International Tracing Service, 1952

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3860
Corporate Names:
Allied High Commission for Germany
International Tracing Service
Geographic Locations:
Arolson
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File 1709: International Tracing Service, 1951

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3860
Allied High Commission’s monthly activity reports (April-December) on operations of tracing service.
Corporate Names:
Allied High Commission for Germany
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
International Tracing Service
Geographic Locations:
Arolson
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File 1710: International Tracing Service, 1947-1950

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3860
Correspondence regarding JDC location service; correspondence, memos regarding development of International Refugee Organization (IRO) tracing service, monthly reports (July and December 1948) on operations of tracing service.
Personal Names:
Deutsch, Etta
Friedman, Rowena
Wolf-Warburg, Anita
Corporate Names:
Central Location Index
Central Tracing Bureau
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
International Tracing Service
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Series 5: United Nations
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File 1975: United Nations, 1946-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4090
Miscellaneous speeches, press releases on UN, relief, refugees.
Personal Names:
Greenleigh, Arthur
Leavitt, Moses
Lightman, Jacob
Corporate Names:
International Labor Organization (ILO)
United Nations
Subjects:
Emigration
Migration
Refugees
Relief
Geographic Locations:
South America
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File 1976: Food and Agriculture Organization, Report, 1947

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4094
“The State of Food and Agriculture, 1947,” report for FAO conference in Geneva, August 1947.
Corporate Names:
Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
United Nations
Subjects:
Agriculture
Food
Health
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File 1977: Technical Assistance Office, 1953

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4101
Materials regarding UN-UNESCO conference on “social problems of executing technical assistance programs for economic development,” including working paper on experience of voluntary agencies.
Corporate Names:
Public Administration Clearing House
Technical Assistance Office
United Nations
United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Subjects:
Economic Development
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1978: World Festival for Friendship, 1946-1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4102
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Schairer, Gerda
Corporate Names:
United Nations
World Festival for Friendship
Subjects:
Chanukah
Parcels
Religious Holidays
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File 1979: World Health Organization, 1947-1949, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4103
Correspondence regarding JDC’s relations with WHO, scholarships, conference.
Personal Names:
Rice, James
Schmidt, Dr. William
Corporate Names:
United Nations
World Health Organization (WHO)
Subjects:
Education
Professional Education
Public Health
Scholarships
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File 1980: United Nations Commission on Human Rights, 1947-1948, 1951, 1953

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4091
Miscellaneous on development of declaration on human lefts, including materials on State Department conference (October 1947), draft of international bill of human lefts.
Personal Names:
Joffe, Boris
Leavitt, Moses
Corporate Names:
Commission on Human Rights
United Nations
Subjects:
Declaration on Human Rights
Human Rights
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File 1981: United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), 1947-1950

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4092
Speeches, conference notices, correspondence, including letter from Harold Glasser to Pierce Williams (July 22, 1948) on repatriation of Jewish displaced persons.
Personal Names:
Glasser, Harold
Kotschnig, Walter
Corporate Names:
Consultative Council of Jewish Organizations
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Migration
Refugees
Repatriation
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File 1982: United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), 1949-1951, 1954

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4093
Correspondence, meeting announcements, reports on JDC activities.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Gilbert, Ethel
Shapiro, Judah
Corporate Names:
CARE
U.S. National Commission for UNESCO
United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Books
Children’s Textbooks
Education
Human Rights
Reconstruction
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1983: United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), 1946-1948

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4093
Correspondence, meeting announcements, reports on UNESCO conferences.
Personal Names:
Kahn, Bernhard
Leavitt, Moses
Corporate Names:
U.S. National Commission for UNESCO
United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
Subjects:
Books
Children
Cultural Rehabilitation
Education
Reconstruction
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1984: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, 1949-1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4095
Miscellaneous materials, including notes on voluntary agencies’ meetings regarding Ford Foundation grants.
Personal Names:
Goedhart, Van Heuvan
Jordan, Charles
Rice, James
Warren, George
Corporate Names:
Ford Foundation
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Subjects:
Financial
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
Trieste
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File 1985: United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF), 1946-1953

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4097
Miscellaneous on relief supplies. Gordon Carter memo (April 8, 1949) regarding UNICEF aid to JDC homes in Hungary.
Personal Names:
Carter, Gordon
Schmidt, Dr. William
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization
UNRRA
United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF)
Subjects:
Child Welfare
Children
Financial
Food
Fund-Raising
Health
Nutrition
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Hungary
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File 1986: United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA), 1948-1949, 1963

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4098
Financial correspondence regarding claims.
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Corporate Names:
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA)
Subjects:
Financial
Food
Medical Supplies
Rations
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Balkans
Bulgaria
Hungary
Romania
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File 1987: United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA), VI.-XII. 1947

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4098
Correspondence, press releases, memo (for UJA conference, June 7-8, 1947) regarding liquidation of UNRRA. Financial correspondence regarding claims. Materials on eligibility for aid for Romanian infiltratees in Austria.
Personal Names:
Kardos, Stephanie
Leavitt, Moses
Rooks, Lowell
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF)
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA)
Subjects:
Financial
Infiltratees
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Austria
China
Romania
Shanghai
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File 1988: United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA), I.-V. 1947

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4098
Correspondence, press releases, memos, including Harlan Cleveland, UNRRA China office, report (May 28, 1947) regarding financial assistance to JDC.
Personal Names:
Cleveland, Harlan
Leavitt, Moses
Rooks, Lowell
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA)
Subjects:
Financial
Infiltratees
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Repatriation
Geographic Locations:
Austria
China
Romania
Shanghai
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File 1989: United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA), V.-XII. 1946

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4099
Correspondence regarding impact of UNRRA’s termination, including letters from Lowell Rooks (September 3 and October 2, 1946) on UNRRA plans. Printed matter: “Medical guide for use of [UNRRA/DP] camp doctors”; “50 facts about UNRRA”; “Out of the chaos.”
Personal Names:
Bergson, Peter
Crabtree, Dr. James
Rooks, Lowell
Corporate Names:
Central Tracing Bureau
Hebrew Committee of National Liberation
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Education
Fellowships
Infiltratees
Medical
Medical Supplies
Public Health
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
“Pale Horseman”
Geographic Locations:
Bulgaria
Hungary
Italy
Romania
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File 1990: United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA), I.-IV. 1946

Extent:

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4099
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File 1991: United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA), VII.-XII. 1945

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4100
Correspondence, news accounts, press releases, Herbert Lehman statements on activities, refugees’ conditions; UNRRA “monthly reviews,” reports on operations; miscellaneous on U.S. aid for UNRRA.
Personal Names:
Hyman, Joseph
Jacobson, Israel
Leavitt, Moses
Lehman, Herbert
Rabinoff, George
Sobel, Louis
Corporate Names:
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Displaced Persons Camps
Food
Infiltratees
Kosher Food
Medical Supplies
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Repatriation
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
Balkans
China
Germany
Greece
Italy
Poland
Shanghai
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File 1992: United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA), I.-VI. 1945

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4100
News accounts, press releases, correspondence (Harold Linder) on refugees’ conditions, arrangements for aid; Herbert Lehman speeches. UNRRA “monthly reviews,” miscellaneous on UNRRA mission to South American governments.
Personal Names:
Hyman, Joseph
Lehman, Herbert
Lightman, Jacob
Linder, Harold
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
Cairo Council of Voluntary Societies
United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Doctors
Food
Kosher Food
Medical
Medical Supplies
Personnel
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
Balkans
South America
Terezin
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Record Group: Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs)

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Series 1: Alliance Israelite Universelle
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File 1419: Alliance Israelite Universelle, 1954

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3486
Correspondence, budgets.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Braunschvig, Jules
Franco, Marcel
Katzki, Herbert
Corporate Names:
Alliance Israelite Universelle
Subjects:
Children
Education
Financial
Moslem Countries
Schools
Geographic Locations:
France
Morocco
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File 1420: Alliance Israelite Universelle, 1952-1953

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3487
Correspondence.
Personal Names:
Franco, Marcel
Katzki, Herbert
Weill, Eugene
Corporate Names:
Alliance Israelite Universelle
Alliance Review (Les Cahiers)
Subjects:
Children
Education
Financial
Loans
Schools
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File 1421: Alliance Israelite Universelle, 1949-1951

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3488
Correspondence.
Personal Names:
Cassin, Rene
Franco, Marcel
Weill, Eugene
Corporate Names:
Alliance Israelite Universelle
Subjects:
Children
Education
Financial
Moslem Countries
Schools
Geographic Locations:
Morocco
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File 1422: Alliance Israelite Universelle, 1947-1948, 1970

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3489
Correspondence.
Personal Names:
Braunschvig, Jules
Strook, Alan
Weill, Eugene
Corporate Names:
Alliance Israelite Universelle
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization
Subjects:
Children
Education
Financial
Schools
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File 1423: Alliance Israelite Universelle, 1945-1946

Extent:

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3489
Correspondence.
Personal Names:
Braunschvig, Jules
Strook, Alan
Weill, Eugene
Corporate Names:
Alliance Israelite Universelle
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization
Subjects:
Children
Education
Financial
Schools
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Series 2: American Committee of OSE
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File 1428: American Committee of OSE, 1951-1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3498
Miscellaneous correspondence. Printed matter: Jacob Lestschinsky report, “OSE: 40 Years of Activities and Achievements.”
Personal Names:
Golub, Dr. Jacob
Lestschinsky, Jacob
Shaban, Abel
Wulman, Dr. Leon
Corporate Names:
American Committee of OSE
OSE
Union OSE
Subjects:
Child Care
Children
Medical
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File 1429: American Committee of OSE, 1946-1950

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3499
Correspondence on finances, relations with JDC; minutes of meetings; newsletters. Printed matter: “The Rehabilitation of Jewish Children by the OSE.”
Personal Names:
Lightman, Jacob
Wulman, Dr. Leon
Corporate Names:
American Committee of OSE
ORT-OSE
OSE
Union OSE
Subjects:
Child Care
Children
Emigration
Financial
Fund-Raising
Medical
Remittances
Geographic Locations:
South America
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File 1430: American Committee of OSE, 1941, 1944-1945

Extent:

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3499
Correspondence on finances, relations with JDC; minutes of meetings; newsletters. Printed matter: “The Rehabilitation of Jewish Children by the OSE.”
Personal Names:
Lightman, Jacob
Wulman, Dr. Leon
Corporate Names:
American Committee of OSE
ORT-OSE
OSE
Union OSE
Subjects:
Child Care
Children
Emigration
Financial
Fund-Raising
Medical
Remittances
Geographic Locations:
South America
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Series 3: American Council for Judaism
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File 1432: American Council for Judaism, 1950-1951, 1953

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3504
Correspondence, conference materials.
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Rosenwald, Lessing
Corporate Names:
American Council for Judaism
UJA
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Fund-Raising
Non-Zionists
Refugees
Relief
Zionists
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1433: American Council for Judaism, 1943-1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3504
Miscellaneous materials on refugee aid, “Information Bulletin.”
Personal Names:
Berger, Rabbi Elmer
Lazaron, Rabbi Morris
Leavitt, Moses
Rosenwald, Lessing
Corporate Names:
American Council for Judaism
UJA
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Fund-Raising
Non-Zionists
Refugees
Relief
Zionists
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
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Series 4: American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service
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File 1434: American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service, 1954

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3512
Correspondence, meeting notices, congressional testimony. Position paper (January 1954) on “Voluntary Agencies in Service Programs Abroad.”
Personal Names:
Deutsch, Etta
Kilpatrick, Walter S.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Commodities
Financial
Freight
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Reimbursement
Relief
Relief Supplies
Surplus Stocks
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File 1435: American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service, 1953

Extent:

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3512
Correspondence, meeting notices, congressional testimony. Position paper (January 1954) on “Voluntary Agencies in Service Programs Abroad.”
Personal Names:
Deutsch, Etta
Kilpatrick, Walter S.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Commodities
Financial
Freight
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Reimbursement
Relief
Relief Supplies
Surplus Stocks
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File 1436: American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service, 1952

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3513
Correspondence, minutes of meetings, memo (May 21, 1952) “Facts about the Council in Brief.”
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Financial
Migration
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
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File 1437: American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service, 1951

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3514
Correspondence; facts on migration. Document (June 13, 1951) in support of intergovernmental migration agency.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Ford Foundation
Subjects:
Financial
Migration
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Relief
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File 1438: American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service, 1950

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3515
Correspondence, minutes of meetings (in U.S. and in U.S. Occupation Zone, Germany).
Personal Names:
Goldman, Benjamin
Weingard, David
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Migration
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Germany
U.S. Occupation Zone
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File 1439: American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service, 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3516
Correspondence, minutes of meetings; miscellaneous materials on membership dues. Undated outline (April?) on council’s functional and administrative committees.
Personal Names:
Goldman, Benjamin
Kahn, Auren
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Economic Cooperation Administration
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Migration
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Resettlement
Geographic Locations:
France
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File 1440: American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service, IX.-XII. 1948

Extent: 1 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3517
Correspondence, minutes of meetings (in U.S. and in U.S. Occupation Zone, Germany).
Personal Names:
Cohn, Aline
Joslow, M. Jacob
Lehmann, Joseph
Owen, Charlotte
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Economic Cooperation Administration
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Financial
Freight
Migration
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Reimbursement
Relief
Relief Supplies
Resettlement
Geographic Locations:
Germany
U.S. Occupation Zone
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File 1441: American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service, I.-VIII. 1948

Extent:

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3517
Correspondence, minutes of meetings (in U.S. and in U.S. Occupation Zone, Germany).
Personal Names:
Cohn, Aline
Joslow, M. Jacob
Lehmann, Joseph
Owen, Charlotte
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Economic Cooperation Administration
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Financial
Freight
Migration
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Reimbursement
Relief
Relief Supplies
Resettlement
Geographic Locations:
Germany
U.S. Occupation Zone
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File 1442: American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service, 1947

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3518
Materials regarding plans for post-UNRRA relations, responsibilities; proposed agreement between International Refugee Organization (IRO) and voluntary agencies.
Personal Names:
Cilento, Sir Raphael
Cohn, Aline
Owen, Charlotte
Truman, President Harry
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
UNESCO
UNRRA
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Financial
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Resettlement
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File 1443: American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service, VIII.-XII. 1946

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3519
Materials on meetings, summaries of factors affecting field work/financing of voluntary agencies, plans for operations after demise of UNRRA, President’s War Relief Control Board. Correspondence, drafts of UN General Assembly resolution (December 18, 1946) on creation of “International Children’s Emergency Fund.”
Personal Names:
Chamberlain, Joseph
Cilento, Sir Raphael
Cohn, Aline
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Council of Relief Agencies Licensed for Operation in Germany (CRALOG)
International Children’s Emergency Fund
President’s War Relief Control Board
UN (United Nations)
UNRRA
Victory Clothing Collection
Subjects:
Child Welfare
Children
Displaced Persons
Financial
Fund-Raising
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
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File 1444: American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service, I.-VII. 1946

Extent:

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3519
Materials on meetings, summaries of factors affecting field work/financing of voluntary agencies, plans for operations after demise of UNRRA, President’s War Relief Control Board. Correspondence, drafts of UN General Assembly resolution (December 18, 1946) on creation of “International Children’s Emergency Fund.”
Personal Names:
Chamberlain, Joseph
Cilento, Sir Raphael
Cohn, Aline
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Council of Relief Agencies Licensed for Operation in Germany (CRALOG)
International Children’s Emergency Fund
President’s War Relief Control Board
UN (United Nations)
UNRRA
Victory Clothing Collection
Subjects:
Child Welfare
Children
Displaced Persons
Financial
Fund-Raising
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
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File 1445: American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service, VII.-XII. 1945

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3520
Correspondence on administrative, organizational procedures, intergovernmental relations.
Personal Names:
Emerson, Sir Herbert
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees
Subjects:
Children
Displaced Persons
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
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File 1446: American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service, I.-VI. 1945

Extent:

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3520
Correspondence on administrative, organizational procedures, intergovernmental relations.
Personal Names:
Emerson, Sir Herbert
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Intergovernmental Committee on Refugees
Subjects:
Children
Displaced Persons
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
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File 1447: Certificate of Incorporation, 1944

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3528
Stencil on incorporation, by-laws.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Administration
Governance
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File 1448: Committee on Cooperatives, 1945-1946

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3529
Miscellaneous on establishment of nonprofit cooperative agency to handle remittances, deliveries of food parcels to designated individuals: Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe (CARE).
Personal Names:
Clark, Lincoln
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe (CARE)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Food Parcels
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Remittances
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File 1449: Committee on Educational Reconstruction, 1952

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3536
Miscellaneous correspondence, committee meeting minutes.
Personal Names:
Clay, General Lucius
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Committee for German Youth Assistance
Subjects:
Education
Reconstruction
Geographic Locations:
Germany
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File 1450: Countries, Austria, 1946-1948, 1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3522
Miscellaneous regarding Committee on Austria.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Commodities
Displaced Persons
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Surplus Stocks
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Europe
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File 1451: Countries, Czechoslovakia, 1945-1946, 1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3530
Miscellaneous on Committee on Czechoslovakia.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Czechoslovakia
Eastern Europe
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File 1452: Countries, France, 1945-1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3538
Miscellaneous regarding Committee on France.
Personal Names:
Anderson, Paul
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Child Welfare
Children
Relief
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Europe
France
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File 1453: Countries, Germany, 1945, 1947-1949, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3539
Miscellaneous regarding Committee on Germany.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Airlift
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Welfare
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Germany
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File 1454: Countries, Germany, Council in Germany, 1952-1953

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3540
Minutes of council of voluntary agencies working in Germany.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Orientation
Refugees
Relief
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Germany
U.S. Occupation Zone
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File 1455: Countries, Germany, Council in Germany, 1947-1949, 1951

Extent:

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3540
Minutes of council of voluntary agencies working in Germany.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Orientation
Refugees
Relief
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Germany
U.S. Occupation Zone
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File 1456: Countries, Greece, 1944-1945, 1948-1949, 1953

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3542
Miscellaneous regarding Committee on Balkans, Greece. List (1944) of voluntary agencies working in Greece.
Personal Names:
Paul, King
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Relief
Relief Supplies
Welfare
Geographic Locations:
Balkans
Greece
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File 1457: Countries, Hungary, 1946-1948

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3544
Miscellaneous regarding Committee on Hungary.
Personal Names:
Reiss, Elizabeth
Thomas, L. Ralston
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
UNRRA
Subjects:
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
U.S. Public Law 84
Geographic Locations:
Eastern Europe
Hungary
Poland
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File 1458: Countries, Italy, 1945, 1950, 1952

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3547, 3549
Miscellaneous regarding Committee on Italy.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Council of Volunteer Agencies for Italian Service
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Italy
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File 1459: Countries, Korea, 1950-1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3548
Miscellaneous regarding Committee on Korea.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Asia
Korea
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File 1460: Countries, Near and Middle East, 1949-1953

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3561
Miscellaneous regarding Committee on the Near and Middle East.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Moslem Countries
Nonsectarian Aid
Geographic Locations:
Gaza
Lebanon
Middle East
Near East
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File 1461: Countries, Netherlands, 1945, 1953

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3565
Miscellaneous regarding Subcommittee on the Netherlands.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Nonsectarian Aid
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Holland
Netherlands
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File 1462: Countries, Orient, 1944-1945

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3567
Miscellaneous regarding Committee on the Orient.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Nonsectarian Aid
Orient
Geographic Locations:
Asia
Burma
China
India
Shanghai
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File 1463: Countries, Poland, 1945-1948

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3569
Miscellaneous regarding Committee on Poland.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Commodities
Nonsectarian Aid
U.S. Public Law 84
Geographic Locations:
Eastern Europe
Hungary
Poland
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File 1464: Countries, Romania, 1946-1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3571
Miscellaneous regarding Committee on Romania.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Nonsectarian Aid
Geographic Locations:
Balkans
Eastern Europe
Romania
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File 1465: Displaced Persons, 1952-1953

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3531
Miscellaneous materials, including minutes of meetings related to U.S. immigration, western migration. Miscellaneous “Information Bulletins.”
Personal Names:
van Heuven Goedhart, Gerrit Jan
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Intergovernmental Committee for European Migration (ICEM)
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Migration
Refugees
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
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File 1466: Displaced Persons, 1951

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3532
Minutes of meetings of council’s committee on DPs. Constitution, by-laws of Council of Voluntary Agencies Working in Germany.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Migration
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
Geographic Locations:
Germany
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File 1467: Displaced Persons, 1949-1950

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3533
Minutes of meetings. Miscellaneous correspondence on proposals for United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Hard-Core
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
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File 1468: Displaced Persons, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3533
Minutes of meetings. Miscellaneous materials on relations with Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO).
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
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File 1469: Displaced Persons, 1945-1946

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3534
Miscellaneous materials.
Personal Names:
Robinson, Leland Rex
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
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File 1470: Displaced Persons, Committee on Orientation, 1947-1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3535
Miscellaneous materials on work of panel on DP orientation
Personal Names:
Joslow, M. Jacob
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Migration
Orientation
Refugees
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
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File 1471: Displaced Persons, Printed Matter, VI. 1946

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3534
Survey Committee of Displaced Persons (May 8, 1946), “Report on Programs of Voluntary Agencies for Displaced Persons.”
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
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File 1472: Executive Committee, 1950, 1952-1954

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3558
Minutes of Executive Committee meetings.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Executive Committee
Subjects:
Nonsectarian Aid
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File 1473: Executive Committee, 1945-1948

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3559
Minutes of Executive Committee meetings.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Executive Committee
Subjects:
Nonsectarian Aid
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File 1474: Finance-Membership Committee, 1946-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3560
Meeting minutes, correspondence regarding member, dues, funds.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Financial
Membership
Nonsectarian Aid
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File 1475: Food and Famine Committee, 1952

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3537
Miscellaneous correspondence regarding activities of ad hoc committee.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Famine
Food
Health
Refugees
Relief
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File 1476: Gifts-in-Kind, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3541
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Commodities
Displaced Persons
Material Aid
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1477: Migration, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3564
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Committee on Migration and Refugee Problems
U.S. Escapee Program
U.S. Refugee Relief Program
Subjects:
Emigration
Migration
Nonsectarian Aid
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
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File 1478: Shipping and Purchasing, 1945-1951, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3572
Miscellaneous materials.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Economic Cooperation Administration
Subjects:
Commodities
Financial
Freight
Nonsectarian Aid
Reimbursement
Relief Supplies
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File 1479: Surplus Commodities, VI.-XII.1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3575
Materials, including correspondence, congressional testimony and legislation on disposal of U.S. surplus commodities.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe (CARE)
Operation Reindeer
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Subjects:
Agriculture
Financial
Food
Purchasing
Relief Supplies
Shipping
Surplus Commodities
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File 1480: Surplus Commodities, I.-V.1954

Extent:

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3575
Materials, including correspondence, congressional testimony and legislation on disposal of U.S. surplus commodities.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe (CARE)
Operation Reindeer
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Subjects:
Agriculture
Financial
Food
Purchasing
Relief Supplies
Shipping
Surplus Commodities
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File 1481: Survey Committee, 1948-1950

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3576
Undated reports on work of council, members.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
U.S. Foreign Operations Administration
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File 1482: Technical Assistance and Projects Committee, 1950-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3578
Miscellaneous reports on role, activities of voluntary agencies. Materials on U.S. immigration law.
Personal Names:
Elliott, Roland
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
U.S. Technical Cooperation Administration
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Reconstruction
Resettlement
Technical Assistance
U.S. Immigration
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Series 5: American Jewish Committee
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File 1493: American Jewish Committee, 1949-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3593
Miscellaneous correspondence, meeting minutes, statements of policy regarding displaced persons, Germany. AJC statement (September 22, 1952) on withdrawal from National Community Relations Advisory Council.
Personal Names:
Billikopf, Jacob
Blaustein, Jacob
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Committee
National Community Relations Advisory Council (NCRAC)
Subjects:
Communal Organizations
Displaced Persons
Geographic Locations:
Germany
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File 1494: American Jewish Committee, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3594
Miscellaneous materials on opening AJC Washington office, on initiation of AJC “political” activities on behalf of rehabilitation, reconstruction of Jewish communities abroad, coordination of activities with JDC. Minutes from meetings of AJC Foreign Affairs Committee, including materials on need for “democratic education” in Germany.
Personal Names:
Blaustein, Jacob
Haber, William
Isenbergh, Max
Rubin, Seymour
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Committee
Subjects:
Communal Organizations
Displaced Persons
Education
Emigration
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
Geographic Locations:
Germany
Poland
South America
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File 1495: American Jewish Committee, 1945-1946

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3594, 3595
Miscellaneous correspondence, including Joseph Proskauer, Jacob Blaustein letters (1945) from San Francisco on UN conference on Commission on Human Rights. “Home Front,” digest of AJC activities, anti-Semitism.
Personal Names:
Blaustein, Jacob
Proskauer, Joseph
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Committee
Commission on Human Rights
UN (United Nations)
Subjects:
Anti-Semitism
Communal Organizations
Displaced Persons
Immigration
Legal Rights
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File 1496: Printed Matter, I.-VI. 1945

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3595
Copies of the “Committee Reporter,” monthly publication.
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Committee
Committee Reporter
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Series 6: American Jewish Conference
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File 1497: American Jewish Conference, 1947-1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3597
Miscellaneous correspondence on activities of conference.
Personal Names:
Bernstein, Rabbi Philip
Eisendrath, Maurice
Grossman, Meir
Haber, William
Lipsky, Louis
Mason, Irwin
Rifkind, Judge Simon
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Committee
American Jewish Conference
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Jewish Agency
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Communal Organizations
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
U.S. Occupation Zone
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File 1498: American Jewish Conference, 1945-1946

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3597
Miscellaneous correspondence, reports, American Jewish Committee memo (November 19, 1945) on AJC meeting with President Harry Truman.
Personal Names:
Bernstein, Rabbi Philip
Grossman, Meir
Haber, William
Rackman, Rabbi Emanuel
Rifkind, Judge Simon
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Committee
American Jewish Conference
Central Committee of Liberated Jews
Jewish Agency
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Communal Organizations
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Infiltratees
Refugees
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Europe
Germany
Palestine
Poland
U.S. Occupation Zone
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File 1499: Committee on Rescue, 1943

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3596
Summary, transcript of Committee on Rescue meeting in New York (August 31, September 1-2 1943).
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Conference Committee on Rescue
Subjects:
Communal Organizations
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Series 7: American Jewish Congress
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File 1500: American Jewish Congress, 1948-1950, 1952-1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3599
Correspondence on JDC’s absorption of World Jewish Congress/American Jewish Congress child-care projects in Europe. Materials on inclusion of American Jewish Congress in UJA.
Personal Names:
Kubowitzki, Leon
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Congress
UJA
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Child Care
Children’s Homes
Communal Organizations
Geographic Locations:
Europe
France
Italy
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File 1501: American Jewish Congress, 1946-1947

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3599
Correspondence culminating in agreement on JDC’s absorption of World Jewish Congress/American Jewish Congress child-care projects in Europe.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Kubowitzki, Leon
Leavitt, Moses
Schwartz, Joseph
Sobel, Louis
Wise, Rabbi Stephen
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Congress
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Child Care
Children’s Homes
Communal Organizations
Geographic Locations:
Europe
France
Italy
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Series 8: B’nai B’rith
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File 1516: B’nai B’rith, 1947-1950, 1952, 1954

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3658
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Appelbaum, Marillyn
Lelyveld, Rabbi Arthur
Corporate Names:
B’nai B’rith
Hillel Foundation
Subjects:
Communal Organizations
Convalescent Home
Education
Remittances
Restitution
Scholarships
Geographic Locations:
Athens
Germany
Greece
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File 1517: B’nai B’rith, 1945-1946

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3659
Miscellaneous correspondence, primarily on scholarships and Hillel Refugee Student Service. Contains names of students whose cases were being processed, memo transmitted September 11, 1946.
Personal Names:
Appelbaum, Marillyn
Bisgyer, Maurice
Lelyveld, Rabbi Arthur
Corporate Names:
Adopt-A-Family Program
B’nai B’rith
Hillel Foundation
Hillel Refugee Student Service
Subjects:
Communal Organizations
Education
List
Refugees
Scholarships
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File 1518: Scholarships, 1947-1950

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3660
Miscellaneous correspondence on scholarships.
Personal Names:
Jordan, Charles
Sassoon, Sir Victor
Corporate Names:
B’nai B’rith
Hillel Foundation
Subjects:
Communal Organizations
Education
Financial
Refugees
Scholarships
Geographic Locations:
Shanghai
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File 1519: Scholarships, Financial, 1947-1952

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3660
Correspondence regarding Hillel Foundation’s debt for emigration, transportation expenses for refugee students.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Leavitt, Moses
Lelyveld, Rabbi Arthur
Lookstein, Rabbi Joseph
Corporate Names:
B’nai B’rith
Hillel Foundation
Subjects:
Communal Organizations
Education
Financial
Refugees
Scholarships
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Series 9: CARE
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File 1526: CARE, 1951, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3697
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
CARE
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe
Subjects:
Food Packages
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
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File 1527: CARE, 1950

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3699
Miscellaneous financial correspondence.
Personal Names:
Lomnitz, Julius
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
CARE
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe
UNESCO
Subjects:
Books
Currency Exchange
Food Packages
Kosher Food
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Israel
South America
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File 1528: CARE, 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3699
Miscellaneous correspondence, including tracking of food packages, financial. Materials on CARE’s arrangements with Israel.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
CARE
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Food Packages
Kosher Food
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Cyprus
Israel
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File 1529: CARE, VII.-XII. 1948

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3700
Miscellaneous accounting correspondence, correspondence on JDC withdrawal from CARE. Contains list of some names of package senders/recipients.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
CARE
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe
Subjects:
Food Packages
Kosher Food
List
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Berlin
Brazil
China
Europe
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File 1530: CARE, I.-VI. 1948

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3700
Miscellaneous accounting correspondence, correspondence on JDC withdrawal from CARE, reorganization of CARE, service to Cyprus.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
CARE
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe
Subjects:
Food Packages
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Cyprus
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File 1531: CARE, X.-XII. 1947

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3701
Correspondence regarding JDC withdrawal from organization.
Personal Names:
Baerwald, Paul
Leavitt, Moses
Linder, Harold
Corporate Names:
CARE
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe
Subjects:
Food Packages
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
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File 1532: CARE, VI.-IX.1947

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3701
Miscellaneous correspondence, minutes of meetings. Contains some names listed on cables.
Personal Names:
Helvarg, Max
Howley, Col. Frank
Corporate Names:
CARE
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe
Subjects:
Commodities
Food Packages
List
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Berlin
Cyprus
Europe
Germany
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File 1533: CARE, II.-V. 1947

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3701
Miscellaneous correspondence, minutes of meetings.
Personal Names:
French, Paul Comly
Corporate Names:
CARE
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe
Subjects:
Food Packages
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
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File 1534: CARE, I. 1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3701
Correspondence, general manager’s reports. Contains list of names of senders, recipients.
Personal Names:
French, Paul Comly
Goldman, Benjamin
Landesco, Alexander
Corporate Names:
CARE
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe
Subjects:
Blankets
Food Packages
List
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
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File 1535: CARE, X.-XII. 1946

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3702
Miscellaneous correspondence. Contains list of names of senders, recipients.
Personal Names:
French, Paul Comly
Goldman, Benjamin
Haskell, William
Landesco, Alexander
Corporate Names:
CARE
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe
Subjects:
Food Packages
List
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
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File 1536: CARE, VIII.-IX. 1946

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3702
Correspondence, financial reports. Contains list of names of senders, recipients.
Personal Names:
Landesco, Alexander
Corporate Names:
CARE
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe
U.S. Army
Subjects:
Food Packages
List
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Berlin
Germany
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File 1537: CARE, VI.-VII. 1946

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3702
Correspondence, financial reports. Contains list of names of senders, recipients.
Personal Names:
Landesco, Alexander
Corporate Names:
CARE
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe
Subjects:
Food Packages
List
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
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File 1538: CARE, I.-V.1946

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3702
Correspondence, financial reports. Contains list of names of senders, recipients.
Personal Names:
Haskell, William
Landesco, Alexander
Corporate Names:
CARE
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe
President’s War Relief Control Board
Subjects:
Food Packages
List
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
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File 1539: CARE, 1945

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3702
Correspondence on organization, administration, logistics of new nonsectarian agency for food package remittances to Europe.
Personal Names:
Haskell, William
Landesco, Alexander
Corporate Names:
CARE
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe
President’s War Relief Control Board
UNRRA
Subjects:
Food Packages
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
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File 1540: Parcels, Mexico, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3703
Materials on parcel orders from Mexico. Contains list of names of senders, recipients.
Corporate Names:
CARE
Cooperative for American Remittances to Europe
Subjects:
Food Packages
List
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Mexico
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Series 10: Central Location Index
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File 1541: Central Location Index, 1949-1950, 1952-1953, 1957

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3712
Miscellaneous correspondence, including 1949 liquidation of Central Location Index.
Personal Names:
Deutsch, Etta
Leavitt, Moses
Corporate Names:
Central Location Index
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Jewish Agency
Red Cross
Subjects:
Family Reunification
Tracing
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1542: Central Location Index, 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3712
Correspondence, notes on meetings regarding liquidation of Central Location Index, transfer of tracing service, disposition of records. Contains list of names of Hungarian slave laborers who were POWS in Soviet Union,and Jews in Kazan and Kaukasus regions; with memo transmitted January 5, 1948, from Egyleti Elet, Hungarian-Jewish paper published in New Jersey, October 17, 1947.
Personal Names:
Deutsch, Etta
Friedman, Rowena
Leavitt, Moses
Wolf-Warburg, Anita
Corporate Names:
Central Location Index
HIAS
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
International Tracing Service
Union of Russian Jews
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Family Reunification
List
Tracing
Geographic Locations:
Arolson
Berlin
France
Germany
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File 1543: Central Location Index, VII.-XII. 1947

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3713
Correspondence, notes on meetings.
Personal Names:
Deutsch, Etta
Flexner, Carolin
Friedman, Rowena
Kaunitz, Esther
Wolf-Warburg, Anita
Corporate Names:
American Christian Committee for Refugees
Central Committee of Liberated Jews
Central Location Index
Red Cross Message Service
United Service for New Americans
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Family Reunification
Tracing
Geographic Locations:
Europe
France
Germany
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File 1544: Central Location Index, I.-VI. 1947

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3713
Correspondence, notes on meetings.
Personal Names:
Flexner, Carolin
Friedman, Rowena
Kaunitz, Esther
Wolf-Warburg, Anita
Corporate Names:
American Christian Committee for Refugees
Central Committee of Liberated Jews
Central Location Index
Red Cross Message Service
United Service for New Americans
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Death Declarations
Family Reunification
Tracing
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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Series 11: Central Relief Committee
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File 1545: Financial Reports, 1945-1949

Extent: 1 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3714, 3715, 3716, 3717, 3718
Corporate Names:
Central Relief Committee
Subjects:
Education
Orthodox
Religious Education
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1546: Central Relief Committee, 1949-1950

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3719
Financial correspondence, receipts for subventions.
Personal Names:
Horowitz, Abraham
Corporate Names:
Central Relief Committee
Subjects:
Education
Orthodox
Religious Education
Religious Supplies
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1547: Central Relief Committee, 1944-1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3719
Financial correspondence, receipts for subventions.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Horowitz, Abraham
Hyman, Joseph
Sobel, Louis
Teitelbaum, Rabbi Aaron
Winograd, David
Corporate Names:
Central Relief Committee
Subjects:
Cultural Committee
Education
Orthodox
Religious Education
Religious Supplies
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
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Series 12: Claims Conference
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File 1549: General, VII.-XII 1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4409
Accounting, financial correspondence on remittances, use of Claims Conference funds. Reports regarding organizational and institutional requests for allocations.
Personal Names:
Kagan, Saul
Kahn, Auren
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
MALBEN
Solidarite des Refugies Israelites
Subjects:
Compensation
Currency Exchange
Currency Transfers
Financial
Indemnification
Reparations
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
France
Israel
West Germany
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File 1550: General, V.-VI. 1954

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4408
Miscellaneous accounting correspondence on use, transfer of funds.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Kagan, Saul
Passman, Charles
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization
MALBEN
Subjects:
Compensation
Currency Exchange
Displaced Persons
Financial
Indemnification
Reparations
Resettlement
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Foehrenwald
Germany
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File 1551: General, I.-IV. 1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4408
Miscellaneous accounting correspondence on use, transfer of funds.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Kagan, Saul
Passman, Charles
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization
MALBEN
Subjects:
Compensation
Currency Exchange
Displaced Persons
Financial
Indemnification
Reparations
Resettlement
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Foehrenwald
Germany
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File 1552: General, VIII.-XII. 1953

Extent:

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4410
Memos, correspondence on on West German indemnification law, use of reparations funds, on criteria for applicants.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Goldmann, Nahum
Josephthal, Giora
Leavitt, Moses
Corporate Names:
Allied High Commission
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
International Tracing Service
Subjects:
Compensation
Financial
Indemnification
Nazi Occupation
Reparations
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
Djerba
Foehrenwald
Israel
Tunisia
West Germany
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File 1553: General, I.-VII. 1953

Extent: 0.66 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4410
Miscellaneous correspondence on West German indemnification legislation, Claims Conference operations, negotiations with Austria.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Ferencz, Benjamin
Goldmann, Nahum
Josephthal, Giora
Kagan, Saul
Leavitt, Moses
Passman, Charles
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Subjects:
Compensation
Financial
Indemnification
Refugee Rabbis
Reparations
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Israel
West Germany
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File 1554: General, 1952

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4411
Miscellaneous correspondence, materials on negotiations with West Germany for indemnification and restitution.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Boukstein, Maurice
Jacobson, Jerome
Kagan, Saul
Leavitt, Moses
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Subjects:
Compensation
Financial
Indemnification
Reparations
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
Israel
West Germany
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File 1555: General, X.-XII. 1951

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4411
Miscellaneous materials, correspondence on origin, initial meeting of Claims Conference.
Personal Names:
Ferencz, Benjamin
Jacobson, Jerome
Laub, Morris
Leavitt, Moses
Rock, Eli
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Subjects:
Compensation
Financial
Indemnification
Reparations
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
West Germany
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File 1556: Agreement, 1952

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4430
Statements, correspondence, copies of agreements with West Germany, Israel. Miscellaneous financial correspondence.
Personal Names:
Goldmann, Nahum
Kagan, Saul
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Subjects:
Compensation
Financial
Indemnification
Reparations
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
Israel
West Germany
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File 1557: Allocations, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4428
Saul Kagan draft report (undated) on Claims Conference allocations.
Personal Names:
Kagan, Saul
Corporate Names:
Central Council of Jews in Germany
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Subjects:
Allocations
Compensation
Financial
Indemnification
Reparations
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
West Germany
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File 1558: Annual Reports, 1954

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4408, 4451
Personal Names:
Kagan, Saul
Corporate Names:
Central Council of Jews in Germany
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Yad Vashem
Subjects:
Allocations
Commemoration
Compensation
Financial
German Legislation
Indemnification
Rehabilitation
Relief
Reparations
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
West Germany
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File 1559: Applications, 1954

Extent: 1 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4416
Material regarding applications for relief/rehabilitation and cultural/salvage projects from agencies around world.
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Subjects:
Compensation
Cultural
Rehabilitation
Relief
Reparations
Salvage
Welfare
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File 1560: Applications, 1953

Extent: 1 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4417
Material regarding applications for relief/rehabilitation and cultural/salvage projects from agencies around world.
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Subjects:
Compensation
Cultural
Rehabilitation
Relief
Reparations
Salvage
Welfare
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File 1561: Applications, Cultural, 1953

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4432
Material regarding applications for education, cultural/salvage projects from agencies around world.
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Subjects:
Compensation
Cultural
Education
Rehabilitation
Reparations
Salvage
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
North Africa
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File 1562: Bylaws and Certificate of Incorporation, 1952

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4424
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Subjects:
Bylaws
Compensation
Governance
Incorporation
Reparations
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File 1563: Cultural, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4419, 4420, 4431
Minutes of meetings, materials on applications for funds for institutions, refugee rabbis, scholarships.
Personal Names:
Baron, Salo
Dinur, Benzion
Shapiro, Judah
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Yad Vashem
Subjects:
Commemoration
Compensation
Cultural Reconstruction
Culture
Education
Financial
Refugee Rabbis
Religious Rehabilitation
Reparations
Scholarships
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Israel
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File 1564: JDC Reports, 1954

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4448
Bound copy of narrative JDC report on use of Claims Conference funds.
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Subjects:
Compensation
Financial
Indemnification
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief
Reparations
Restitution
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File 1565: Meetings, 1952-1954

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4446
Minutes of meetings of executive committee, board; summary of allocations.
Personal Names:
Goldmann, Nahum
Kagan, Saul
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Subjects:
Community Development
Compensation
Cultural Rehabilitation
Financial
Indemnification
Legal Services
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief
Reparations
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Foehrenwald
Israel
South America
West Germany
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File 1566: South America Payments, 1954

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4472
Financial, accounting correspondence on payments for projects, to individuals in South America.
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Community Leaders Fund
Conference on Jewish Material Claims against Germany
Subjects:
Compensation
Financial
Indemnification
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief
Reparations
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
South America
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Series 13: Committee of Five
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File 1572: Committee of Five, 1949-1954

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4026
Minutes, memos, financial materials of committee of JDC and United Palestine Appeal, chaired by Judge Simon Rifkind, that determined allocations, policies of NYANA and United Service for New Americans.
Personal Names:
Rifkind, Judge Simon
Corporate Names:
Committee of Five
New York Association for New Americans (NYANA)
UJA
United Palestine Appeal
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Refugees
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
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File 1573: Meeting I, 1950

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4027
Stenographer’s transcript (carbon) of Committee of Five meeting January 30-31, 1950.
Personal Names:
Rifkind, Judge Simon
Corporate Names:
Committee of Five
New York Association for New Americans (NYANA)
UJA
United Palestine Appeal
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Refugees
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
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Series 14: Conference of Nongovernmental Organizations Interested in Migration
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File 1575: Conference of Nongovernmental Organizations Interested in Migration, 1954

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3738
Correspondence, report on activities (August 1953-June 1954); minutes of meetings.
Corporate Names:
Conference of Nongovernmental Organizations Interested in Migration
Subjects:
Emigration
Employment
Immigration
Legal
Migration
National Standards
Professionals
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1576: Conference of Nongovernmental Organizations Interested in Migration, 1953

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3738
Correspondence regarding international conference; list of conference member organizations. Paper (draft, May 1953): “On putting down roots: the integration of migrants into the life of their countries of resettlement.” Materials regarding implementation of conference recommendations in South/Latin America.
Personal Names:
Greenleigh, Arthur
Corporate Names:
Conference of Nongovernmental Organizations Interested in Migration
Subjects:
Emigration
Employment
Immigration
Migration
National Standards
Professionals
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
South America
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File 1577: Conference of Nongovernmental Organizations Interested in Migration, 1952

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3738
Correspondence, speeches, report from international conference of agencies interested in migration; organized under the auspices of the United Nations and International Labor Organization.
Personal Names:
Rees, Elfan
Rice, James
Corporate Names:
Conference of Nongovernmental Organizations Interested in Migration
International Labor Organization (ILO)
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
United Nations
United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)
Subjects:
Emigration
Employment
Immigration
Migration
National Standards
Passports
Professionals
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
Visas
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1578: Conference of Nongovernmental Organizations Interested in Migration, 1950-1951

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3738
Correspondence, memos regarding international plan for conference to address problems for refugees, migration after the expiration of the International Refugee Organization (IRO), creation of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).
Corporate Names:
Conference of Nongovernmental Organizations Interested in Migration
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
United Nations
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Subjects:
Emigration
Employment
Immigration
Migration
National Standards
Passports
Professionals
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
Visas
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1579: Working Party I, 1951-1952

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3744
Minutes of committee meetings, memos regarding migrants’ preparation for departure, integration into new country, in preparation for 1952 conference.
Corporate Names:
Conference of Nongovernmental Organizations Interested in Migration
Subjects:
Emigration
Immigration
Integration
Migration
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1580: Working Party II, 1951-1952

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3743
Minutes of committee meetings, memos regarding simplified procedures for migrants’ transit, in preparation for 1952 conference. UN secretary-general’s report (January 24, 1952) to UN Economic and Social Council, “Simplification of formalities and reduction of costs for migrants.”
Corporate Names:
Conference of Nongovernmental Organizations Interested in Migration
UN Economic and Social Council
Subjects:
Emigration
Immigration
Migration
Refugees
Resettlement
Transit
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1581: Working Party III, 1950-1952

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3742
Minutes of committee meetings on migration, legal status of migrants, in preparation for 1952 conference.
Corporate Names:
Conference of Nongovernmental Organizations Interested in Migration
Subjects:
Emigration
Employment
Immigration
Legal Rights
Migration
Professionals
Refugees
Resettlement
Voluntary Agencies
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Series 15: Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
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File 1588: Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3752
Miscellaneous correspondence, financial statements.
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
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File 1589: Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds, 1952

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3753
Miscellaneous, including reports on JDC appropriations, West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer’s declaration and plans for Israel-Jewish negotiations with West Germany.
Personal Names:
Abeles, Herbert
Adenauer, Chancellor Konrad
Shroder, William
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Reparations
Geographic Locations:
Israel
West Germany
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File 1590: Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds, 1951

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3753
Miscellaneous, including reports on JDC appropriations; materials in preparing for 1951 General Assembly. Minutes of meeting (January 4, 1951) of UJA, Council of Jewish Federations, Israel Bonds and Jewish Agency to coordinate activities.
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
Israel Bonds
Jewish Agency
UJA
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
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File 1591: Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds, X.-XII. 1950

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3753
Miscellaneous materials on fate of UJA; correspondence on JDC appropriations.
Personal Names:
Lowenthal, Alex
Lurie, Harry
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
Committee of Community Leaders to Safeguard the UJA
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
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File 1592: Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds, I.-IX. 1950

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3753
General correspondence, including coordination of funders of Israeli institutions; correspondence on JDC appropriations.
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Lurie, Harry
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1593: Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds, X.-XII. 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3754
Miscellaneous materials regarding meetings, resources from “campaign clinic”; correspondence on JDC appropriations; resolutions from regional meetings.
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Lurie, Harry
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
UJA
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1594: Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds, I.-IX. 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3754
Correspondence on JDC appropriations; miscellaneous regarding fund-raising and CJF committee on fund-raising.
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Myers, Stanley
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
HIAS
UJA
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Fund-Raising
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File 1595: Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds, X.-XII. 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3755
Correspondence on JDC appropriations. Harry Lurie speech (with memo, November 23, 1948) on communities’ responsibilities.
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Myers, Stanley
Warburg, Edward M.M.
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
HIAS
UJA
United Service for New Americans Emigration
Vaad Hatzala
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Fund-Raising
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File 1596: Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds, I.-IX. 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3755
Correspondence on JDC appropriations. Nathan Reich speech (May 17, 1948) on “Overseas relief needs in the light of United Nations decision in Palestine.”
Personal Names:
Reich, Nathan
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
UJA
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Fund-Raising
Relief
Welfare
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1597: Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds, 1947

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3755
General correspondence, miscellaneous excerpts from committee meetings.
Personal Names:
Myers, Stanley
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Conference
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
Hebrew University
Labor Zionist Committee
UJA
UPA
Subjects:
Children
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Palestine
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File 1598: Budget Bulletins, 1931-1944, 1945, 1947, 1952

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3757
CJF reports (stencils) on JDC; general narrative summaries of JDC activities, financial data.
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Medical
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief Supplies
Welfare
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File 1599: Committee on Multiplicity of Campaigns, 1949-1951

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3954
Correspondence on competing fund-raising campaigns for Israel; memos (January 12, 1949, February 8, 1949) on overseas campaigns.
Personal Names:
Boehm, Joachim
Corporate Names:
Central Licensing Committee
Committee on Multiplicity of Campaigns
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
Jewish Agency
UJA
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Israeli Supply Mission
Materials for Israel
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1600: Institute on Overseas Studies, 1949-1950

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3759, 3968
Reports, accounting correspondence regarding JDC budgets.
Personal Names:
Glasser, Harold
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
Institute on Overseas Studies
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Cooperatives
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief Supplies
Welfare
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Hungary
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File 1601: Institute on Overseas Studies, VI.-XII.1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3759
Reports, correspondence on institute activities; reports on displaced persons, emigration, European communal conditions.
Personal Names:
Glasser, Harold
Gurin, Arnold
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
Institute on Overseas Studies
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief Supplies
Welfare
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1602: Institute on Overseas Studies, I.-V. 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3759
Reports, correspondence on institute activities, JDC allocations.
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations and Welfare Funds
Institute on Overseas Studies
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief Supplies
Welfare
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1603: Institute on Overseas Studies, 1946-1947

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3759, 3968
Miscellaneous on development, financing of institute; correspondence, field reports from Mordecai Ezekiel on JDC operations, communal conditions.
Personal Names:
Ezekiel, Mordecai
Gurin, Arnold
Lurie, Harry
Corporate Names:
International Refugees Organization (IRO)
Subjects:
Demographics
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Maintenance
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Relief Supplies
Welfare
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Italy
Palestine
Poland
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Series 16: Ezras Torah Fund
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File 1614: Ezras Torah Fund, 1949-1954

Extent: 1 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 1271
Correspondence acknowledging JDC monthly and holiday subventions to program aiding rabbis, scholars and their families.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Henkin, Rabbi Y.E.
Corporate Names:
Ezras Torah Fund
Torah Relief Society
Union of Orthodox Rabbis of the United States and Canada
Subjects:
Allocations
Rabbis
Refugee Rabbis
Religious-Cultural
Geographic Locations:
Hungary
Israel
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File 1615: Ezras Torah Fund, 1945-1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 1272
Correspondence including appeals for funds and acknowledging JDC monthly and holiday subventions to program aiding rabbis, scholars and their families. Aid recipients noted on financial statement for year ending December 1947.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Rosenberg, Rabbi Israel
Corporate Names:
Ezras Torah Fund
Torah Relief Society
Union of Orthodox Rabbis of the United States and Canada
Subjects:
Allocations
List
Rabbis
Refugee Rabbis
Religious-Cultural
Geographic Locations:
Hungary
Israel
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Series 17: Ford Foundation
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File 1621: Ford Foundation, 1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3790
Miscellaneous correspondence, including termination of Ford Foundation aid for refugee projects.
Personal Names:
Gaither, H. Rowan
Rice, James
Corporate Names:
Ford Foundation
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Financial
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1622: Ford Foundation, VII.-XII. 1953

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3792
Materials from voluntary agencies regarding proposals for Ford Foundation grants.
Personal Names:
Bradford, Marjorie
Jordan, Charles
McDaniel, Joseph
Rice, James
Schmidt, Dr. William
Corporate Names:
Ford Foundation
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Financial
Hard-Core
Jewish Community Center
Migration
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
TB
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
France
Paris
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File 1623: Ford Foundation, I.-VI. 1953

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3792
Materials regarding Ford Foundation grant, voluntary agencies’ deteriorating relationship with United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).
Personal Names:
Bradford, Marjorie
Goedhart, Dr. J.G. van Heuven
Jordan, Charles
Rice, James
Shapiro, Judah
Corporate Names:
Ford Foundation
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Financial
Migration
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1624: Ford Foundation, 1952

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3791
Miscellaneous materials, including application for Ford Foundation grant.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Goedhart, Dr. J.G. van Heuven
Jordan, Charles
Kooijman, F.M
Rice, James
Shuster, Dr. George
Corporate Names:
American Friends Service Committee
Ford Foundation
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Financial
Hard-Core
Migration
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
TB
Voluntary Agencies
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Series 18: Haffkine Foundation
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File 1632: Haffkine Foundation, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 1274
Financial reports, minutes, correspondence (English, German) between foundation members in New York and Lausanne regarding applications, subventions.
Personal Names:
Bloch, Martin
Haffkine, Waldemar
Kahn, Bernhard
Sorotzkin, Rabbi Zalman
Warburg, Eric
Wassermann, Sigmund
Corporate Names:
Diskin Orphanage
Haffkine Foundation
Vaad Hayeshivot
Subjects:
Vocational Training
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1633: Haffkine Foundation, 1949-1952

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 1274
Financial reports, minutes, correspondence (English, German) between foundation members in New York and Lausanne regarding applications, subventions.
Personal Names:
Bloch, Martin
Haffkine, Waldemar
Kahn, Bernhard
Sorotzkin, Rabbi Zalman
Warburg, Eric
Wassermann, Sigmund
Corporate Names:
Haffkine Foundation
Vaad Hayeshivot
Subjects:
Vocational Training
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1634: Haffkine Foundation, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 1275
Financial reports, minutes, correspondence (English, German) between foundation members in New York and Lausanne regarding subventions, organization of foundation.
Personal Names:
Bloch, Martin
Dreyfus, Willy
Haffkine, Waldemar
Kahn, Bernhard
Warburg, Eric
Wassermann, Sigmund
Corporate Names:
Haffkine Foundation
Vaad Hayeshivot
Subjects:
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Montreux
Palestine
Switzerland
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File 1635: Haffkine Foundation, 1938, 1945-1946

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 1275
Financial reports, minutes, correspondence (English, German) between foundation members in New York and Lausanne regarding subventions, organization of foundation. Report of foundation activities, 1930-1938, including biography of Waldemar Haffkine.
Personal Names:
Bloch, Martin
Dreyfus, Willy
Haffkine, Waldemar
Kahn, Bernhard
Warburg, Max
Wassermann, Sigmund
von Sommer, Ilona
von Sommer, Josef
Corporate Names:
Haffkine Foundation
Subjects:
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Montreux
Palestine
Switzerland
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Series 19: HICEM
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File 1641: HICEM, 1946-1949, 1957, 1962

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3815
Correspondence regarding JDC claim for assets deposited by Brinckmann Wirtz & Company of Hamburg in a Swiss account (Zurich). Miscellaneous on emigration, financial payments. Frank Kohn memo (January 29, 1962) on HICEM’s Lisbon archives, including list of contents.
Personal Names:
Kohn, Frank
Corporate Names:
Brinckmann Wirtz & Company
Delasem
HIAS
HICEM
Jewish Colonization Association
Subjects:
Archives
Claims
Emigration
Financial
Geographic Locations:
Lisbon
Rome
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File 1642: HICEM, 1945

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3815
Correspondence, cables on emigration, financial arrangements.
Personal Names:
Resnik, Rueben
Corporate Names:
HIAS
HICEM
Jewish Colonization Association
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
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Series 20: International Conference of Social Work
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File 1660: International Conference of Social Work, 1951-1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3833
Miscellaneous on conferences, meetings of the U.S. Committee of the International Conference. Arthur Greenleigh speech (May 27, 1952) on “Problems of people on the move – meeting the needs of displaced populations of the world, the role of the U.S.”
Personal Names:
Greenleigh, Arthur
Hoehler, Fred
Corporate Names:
International Conference of Social Work
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Immigration
Migration
Refugees
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File 1661: International Conference of Social Work, 1931, 1948-1950

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3833
Bernhard Kahn letter (November 23, 1931) regarding plans for international conference in Frankfurt, Germany in 1932. Miscellaneous on conferences, meetings and post-war rehabilitation of the professional association. List (1949) of former JDC overseas professional staff for invitations to the U.S. Committee of the International Conference.
Personal Names:
Goldman, Benjamin
Hoehler, Fred
Kahn, Bernhard
Corporate Names:
International Conference of Social Work
Subjects:
Professional Development
Rehabilitation
Social Work
Voluntary Agencies
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Series 21: International Red Cross
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File 1664: International Red Cross, 1949-1953

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3836
Correspondence on financial matters, relief supplies.
Personal Names:
Jacobson, Jerome
Leavitt, Moses
Corporate Names:
International Red Cross
Subjects:
Claims
Emigration
Financial
Relief Supplies
Transfer of Funds
Geographic Locations:
Hungary
Romania
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File 1665: International Red Cross, 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3836
Cables, correspondence on purchases of supplies, parcels for prisoners of war, on liquidation of Commission Mixte de Secours (Joint Relief Commission). Report on 17th International Red Cross conference (August 1948, Stockholm).
Personal Names:
Antal, Robert
Bigar, Pierre
Weyerman, Hans
Corporate Names:
Commission Mixte de Secours (Joint Relief Commission)
International Red Cross
Red Cross Radio Message Service
Subjects:
Financial
Food Parcels
Prisoners of War
Relief Supplies
Transfer of Funds
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File 1666: International Red Cross, 1946-1947

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3836
Cables, correspondence on purchases of supplies, liquidation of Commission Mixte de Secours (Joint Relief Commission). Reports (stencils): “Food requirements in European countries, Hungary” (1946); “Health Conditions among the civilian population of certain European countries affected by the war” (1947).
Personal Names:
Tartakover, Aryeh
Corporate Names:
Commission Mixte de Secours (Joint Relief Commission)
International Red Cross
UNRRA
Subjects:
Financial
Food
Food Parcels
Fund-Raising
Health
Medical Supplies
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Hungary
Lima
Peru
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Series 22: Jewish Agency
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File 1715: Jewish Agency, 1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3870
Financial correspondence on JDC takeover of Pardess Hanna, care of aged. Jewish Agency’s digest of commentary regarding Jewish claims against Austria and Germany.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Josephthal, Giora
Leavitt, Moses
Passman, Charles
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Jewish Agency
MALBEN
Subjects:
Aged
Custodial Care
Financial
Hard-Core
Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Israel
Pardess Hanna
West Germany
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File 1716: Jewish Agency, V.-XII. 1953

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3871
Miscellaneous correspondence, including financial correspondence on Jewish Agency debt.
Personal Names:
Hammer, Gottlieb
Josephthal, Giora
Leavitt, Moses
Corporate Names:
HIAS
Israel Bonds
Jewish Agency
Subjects:
Aliya
Emigration
Financial
Hard-Core
Immigration
Rehabilitation
Reparations
Repatriation
Returnees
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1717: Jewish Agency, I.-IV. 1953

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3871
Financial correspondence.
Personal Names:
Josephthal, Giora
Leavitt, Moses
Passman, Charles
Corporate Names:
ICEM
Israel Bonds
Jewish Agency
MALBEN
Subjects:
Aged
Custodial Care
Financial
Hard-Core
Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Pardess Hanna
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File 1718: Jewish Agency, VIII.-XII. 1952

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3871
Financial correspondence, including materials on distribution of Jewish Restitution Successor Organization funds, use of Claims Conference funds in Israel. Printed matter: “Israel Economic Horizons” (Jewish Agency’s economics department). Miscellaneous press releases.
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Israel Economic Horizons
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Reparations
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1719: Jewish Agency, I.-VII. 1952

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3871
Financial correspondence, press releases, digest concerning Jewish claims against Germany and Austria.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Goldmann, Nahum
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Reparations
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Israel
West Germany
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File 1720: Jewish Agency, VI.-XII. 1951

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3872
Correspondence, memos on Jewish Agency’s debt.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Eshkol, Levi
Greenberg, Chaim
Rock, Eli
Shapiro, Judah
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization
United Restitution Organization (URO)
Subjects:
Financial
Immigration
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
Israel
West Germany
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File 1721: Jewish Agency, I.-V. 1951

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3872
Correspondence, memos on Jewish Agency’s debt, immigration role.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Eshkol, Levi
Greenberg, Chaim
Kaplan, Eliezer
Leavitt, Moses
Passman, Charles
Raphael, Itzchak
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization
Subjects:
Aliya
Financial
Immigration
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
France
Israel
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File 1722: Jewish Agency, 1950

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3873
Correspondence, materials on arrangements to transfer migration functions, transient camps to Jewish Agency. Miscellaneous press releases; statistical reports on Jewish Agency activities.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Bernstein, Victor
Eshkol, Levi
Ferencz, Benjamin
Laub, Morris
Leavitt, Moses
Passman, Charles
Raphael, Itzchak
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
Hadassah Hospital
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization
MALBEN
World Zionist Organization
Subjects:
Aliya
Financial
Immigration
Maintenance
Migration
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Transit camps
Geographic Locations:
France
Iraq
Israel
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File 1723: Jewish Agency, VII.-XII. 1949

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3874
Financial correspondence, including regarding Jewish Restitution Successor Organization borrowing for prefabricated houses. Extracts of committee meeting minutes on JDC program in Israel. Miscellaneous press releases; statistical reports on Jewish Agency activities.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization
MALBEN
Subjects:
Aliya
Financial
Hard-Core
Immigration
Prefabricated Houses
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Social Welfare
Teachers
Geographic Locations:
Israel
West Germany
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File 1724: Jewish Agency, III.-VI. 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3874
Miscellaneous financial correspondence. Extracts of committee meeting minutes on JDC program in Israel. Correspondence regarding multiple fund-raising campaigns.
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
MALBEN
Subjects:
Aliya
Financial
Fund-Raising
Immigration
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1725: Jewish Agency, I.-II. 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3874
Miscellaneous correspondence, including correspondence regarding multiple fund-raising campaigns.
Personal Names:
Kaplan, Eliezer
Neumann, Emanuel
Silver, Abba Hillel
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Subjects:
Aliya
Currency Exchange
Financial
Fund-Raising
Immigration
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
Zionists
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1726: Jewish Agency, XI.-XII. 1948

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3875
Miscellaneous correspondence, including correspondence regarding multiple fund-raising campaigns.
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization
Subjects:
Aliya
Financial
Fund-Raising
Immigration
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1727: Jewish Agency, VIII.-X. 1948

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3875
Miscellaneous correspondence, including correspondence regarding multiple fund-raising campaigns.
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Subjects:
Aliya
Boats
Financial
Fund-Raising
Immigration
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
Transit
Transportation Accounts
Geographic Locations:
Balkans
Israel
Istanbul
Turkey
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File 1728: Jewish Agency, VI.-VII. 1948

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3875
Miscellaneous financial correspondence, including proposal to settle Istanbul transportation accounts. Correspondence regarding multiple fund-raising campaigns.
Personal Names:
Passman, Charles
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
Haganah
Jewish Agency
Subjects:
Aliya
Financial
Fund-Raising
Immigration
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
Transit
Transportation Accounts
Geographic Locations:
Balkans
Israel
Istanbul
Turkey
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File 1729: Jewish Agency, I.-V. 1948

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3875
Miscellaneous correspondence, including on purchases of food, relief supplies for Jewish Agency.
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Meyerson, Golda
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
UJA
Subjects:
Aliya
Financial
Food
Immigration
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
Transit
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
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File 1730: Jewish Agency, 1947

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3876
Miscellaneous financial, correspondence, many via Saly Mayer. Unsigned memo (August 6, 1947) on youth aliya activities.
Personal Names:
Lewinsky, Akiva
Mayer, Saly
Posner, Chaim
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Relief in Transit
Youth Aliya
Subjects:
Aliya
Financial
Immigration
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
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File 1731: Jewish Agency, 1946

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3877
Miscellaneous financial correspondence, including copy intergovernmental reparations agreement on allocations of non-monetary gold for relief and rehabilitation of non-repatriable Nazi victims.
Personal Names:
Mayer, Saly
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Relief in Transit
Subjects:
Becher Deposit
Financial
Rehabilitation
Reparations
Geographic Locations:
Hungary
Israel
Palestine
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File 1732: Jewish Agency, 1945

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3877
Miscellaneous correspondence. Eliyahu Dobkin speech ( December 1944) on “new problems of Palestine immigration” (April 1945 reprint, “Jewish Frontier”).
Personal Names:
Barlas, Chaim
Dobkin, Eliyahu
Kaplan, Eliezer
Lewinsky, Akiva
Magnes, Judah
Mayer, Saly
Passman, Charles
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Subjects:
Aliya
Financial
Immigration
Rehabilitation
Surplus Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
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File 1733: French Medical Claim, 1955

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3878
Jerome Jacobson’s aide memoir regarding France’s 1953 claim against Jewish Agency for medical expenses for transients in Marseille. [See 260, 45/64 # 325, 309 regarding Sante claim]
Personal Names:
Jacobson, Jerome
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Subjects:
Claims
Medical
Rehabilitation
Sante Publique
Transients
Geographic Locations:
France
Israel
Marseille
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File 1734: Rescue Committee of the Jewish Agency, Bulletins, 1945

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3879
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Rescue Committee
Subjects:
Aliya
Refugees
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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Series 23: Jewish Central Orthodox Committee
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File 1739: Jewish Central Orthodox Committee, 1950

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3884
Correspondence on finances, remittances, liquidation of European office.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Horowitz, Abraham
Shapiro, Judah
Shapiro, Rabbi Solomon
Corporate Names:
Jewish Central Orthodox Committee
Union of Orthodox Rabbis
Subjects:
Education
Emigration
Financial
Kashrut
Orthodox
Religious Rehabilitation
Transit
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1740: Jewish Central Orthodox Committee, 1949

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3884
Correspondence on finances, remittances, budget requests. Rabbi Manuel Laderman reports on Sweden, Norway and Holland; on Hungary, Czechoslovakia, Austria and Germany (June 1949); final report (August 15, 1949).
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Horowitz, Abraham
Laderman, Rabbi Manuel
Shapiro, Judah
Shapiro, Rabbi Solomon
Corporate Names:
Jewish Central Orthodox Committee
Ozar Hatorah
Union of Orthodox Rabbis
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Education
Financial
Orthodox
Refugees
Religious Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Czechoslovakia
Europe
France
Germany
Holland
Hungary
North Africa
Norway
Sweden
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File 1741: Jewish Central Orthodox Committee, 1948

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3884
Correspondence on remittances, fund-raising, JDC agreement with Central Orthodox Committee. Samuel Sar report on religious needs in Europe.
Personal Names:
Horowitz, Abraham
Laderman, Rabbi Manuel
Levine, George
Sar, Samuel
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
Jewish Central Orthodox Committee
Union of Orthodox Rabbis
Vaad Hatzala
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Education
Financial
Fund-Raising
Orthodox
Refugees
Religious Rehabilitation
Religious Supplies
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1742: Jewish Central Orthodox Committee, 1947

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3884
Miscellaneous correspondence on JDC agreement with Central Orthodox Committee.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Leavitt, Moses
Rosenberg, Rabbi Israel
Silver, Rabbi Eliezer
Winograd, David
Corporate Names:
Agudas Harabonim
Central Relief Committee
Jewish Central Orthodox Committee
Mizrachi
Rescue Children
Union of Orthodox Rabbis
Vaad Hatzala
Youth Aliya
Subjects:
Children
Children’s Homes
Displaced Persons
Financial
Fund-Raising
Orthodox
Refugees
Religious Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
Europe
France
Lidingo
Sweden
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Series 24: Jewish Cultural Reconstruction
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File 1743: Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, 1951-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 1276
Correspondence, accounting memos regarding property claims, shipments of books, cultural properties. Minutes of meetings.
Personal Names:
Arendt, Hannah
Baron, Salo
Schoenberger, Guido
Shapiro, Judah
Corporate Names:
Jewish Cultural Reconstruction (JCR)
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization
Subjects:
Cultural Properties
Heirless property
Property Claims
Reconstruction
Restitution
Sifrei Torah
Geographic Locations:
Frankfurt
South America
U.S. Occupation Zone
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File 1744: Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, 1949-1950

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 1277
Miscellaneous reports on activities, correspondence on distribution of items, minutes of meetings.
Personal Names:
Arendt, Hannah
Baron, Salo
Ferencz, Benjamin
Shapiro, Judah
Shunami, S.
Starr, Joshua
Corporate Names:
Hebrew University
Jewish Cultural Reconstruction (JCR)
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
Subjects:
Baltic Collection
Books
Central Collecting Points
Ceremonial Objects
Cultural Properties
Education
Hebraica
Heirless Assets
Judaica
Museums
Property
Reparations
Restitution
Sifrei Torah
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Offenbach
U.S. Occupation Zone
Wiesbaden
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File 1745: Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 1278
Correspondence, memos on organization, administration, functions, financing of Jewish Cultural Reconstruction; miscellaneous on recovery, shipment of books from Czechoslovakia to Israel. Extracts of committee meeting minutes.
Personal Names:
Baron, Salo
Boukstein, Maurice
Buchman, Henrietta
Clay, General Lucius
Fine, Morris
Fisher, Joel
Hemmendinger, Noel
Joffe, Boris
Kagan, Saul
Leavitt, Moses
Magnes, Judah
Mason, Irwin
Michael, Jerome
Rock, Eli
Schildkret, Lucy
Schwartz, Joseph
Starr, Joshua
Warburg, Edward M.M.
Wehle, Kurt
Corporate Names:
Commission on European Jewish Cultural Reconstruction
Hebrew University
Jewish Cultural Reconstruction (JCR)
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
Office of the Military Governor-United States (OMGUS)
Subjects:
Books
Ceremonial Objects
Cultural Properties
Hebraica
Heirless Assets
Judaica
Property
Restitution
Sifrei Torah
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Bohemia
Czechoslovakia
Europe
Germany
Israel
Offenbach
U.S. Occupation Zone
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File 1746: Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, 1944-1946

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 1287
Miscellaneous on financing, tasks of Commission on European Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, predecessor of Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, including bulletin (Summer 1945) on “immediate tasks.” Materials on cultural reconstruction in Europe, including minutes of meeting (November 20, 1944) on cultural and religious rehabilitation; appeal (March 7, 1945) from Ernest Frischer on rebuilding European synagogues.
Personal Names:
Arendt, Hannah
Baron, Salo
Buchman, Henrietta
Churgin, Dean Pinkhos
Frischer, Ernest
Gordis, Rabbi Robert
Jung, Rabbi Leo
Kahn, Bernhard
Nardi, Noah
Corporate Names:
Commission on European Jewish Cultural Reconstruction
Conference on Jewish Relations
Jewish Cultural Reconstruction
Rabbinical Assembly of America
Synagogue Council of America
Subjects:
Books
Ceremonial Objects
Cultural Properties
Cultural Rehabilitation
Education
Financial
Hebraica
Heirless Assets
Judaica
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Religious Rehabilitation
Synagogues
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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Series 25: Jewish National Fund
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File 1751: Jewish National Fund, 1949-1952, 1954

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3898, 3925
Correspondence on competing fund-raising campaigns. Statement by Council of Jewish Federations Institute on Overseas Studies (April 12, 1949) on JNF land acquisitions.
Personal Names:
Fisher, Mendel
Granovsky, Abraham
Weiss, Josef
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations Institute on Overseas Studies
Jewish National Fund
Keren Kayemet Leisrael
UJA
United Palestine Appeal
World Zionist Congress
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Land Acquisition
Geographic Locations:
Bucharest, Romania
Czechoslovakia
Israel
Shanghai
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File 1752: Jewish National Fund, 1945-1948

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3898, 3925
Personal Names:
Schneierson, Samuel
Corporate Names:
Jewish National Fund
Keren Kayemet Leisrael
UJA
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Currency Transfers
Financial
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
South America
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Series 26: Jewish Restitution Successor Organization
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File 1756: Jewish Restitution Successor Organization, VI.-XII. 1954

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4261
Miscellaneous accounting correspondence. Applications for funds on behalf of religious institutions in Israel. Materials on claim for heirless Jewish assets in the U.S., amendments to Trading with the Enemy Act (Public Law 626). Allocations agreement (November 3, 1954) with Council for the Protection of Rights and Interests of Jewish Refugees from Germany. Annual report (1954).
Personal Names:
Kagan, Saul
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
U.S. Office of Alien Property
Subjects:
Financial
Gemeinden
Heirless Assets
Indemnification
Property
Property Claims
Public Law 626
Religious Rehabilitation
Reparations
Restitution
Settlements
U.S. Trading with the Enemy Act
Geographic Locations:
Augsburg
Israel
U.S. Occupation Zone
West Germany
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File 1757: Jewish Restitution Successor Organization, I.-V. 1954

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4261
Correspondence on bulk property settlements; on claims/grievances of former German Jews; on relations with gemeinden. Minutes of meeting (May 14, 1954) with Zentralrat, gemeinden.
Personal Names:
Baeck, Leo
Ferencz, Benjamin
Goldwater, Monroe
Kagan, Saul
Katzenstein, Ernst
Kreutzberger, Max
Passman, Charles
Rubin, Seymour
Corporate Names:
Board Of Equity
Council of Jews from Germany
Hebrew Teachers Seminary (Wuerzburg)
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
Rabbinical College Kol Torah
Wuerzburger Lehrerbildungsanstalt
Zentralrat
Zentralwohlfahrtsstelle
Subjects:
Cemeteries
Financial
Gemeinden
Heirless Assets
Indemnification
Property
Property Claims
Reparations
Restitution
Settlements
Geographic Locations:
Berlin
U.S. Occupation Zone
West Germany
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File 1758: Jewish Restitution Successor Organization, 1953

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4261
Correspondence on finances, bulk property settlements, dissolved German-Jewish communities. Minutes of meeting (October 21, 1953) with Zentralrat, gemeinden.
Personal Names:
Borchardt, Frederick
Ferencz, Benjamin
Kagan, Saul
Corporate Names:
Council of Jews from Germany
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
Wuerzburger Lehrerbildungsanstalt
Zentralrat
Subjects:
Financial
Gemeinden
Heirless Assets
Indemnification
Property
Property Claims
Reparations
Restitution
Settlements
Geographic Locations:
Berlin
U.S. Occupation Zone
West Germany
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File 1759: Jewish Restitution Successor Organization, 1952

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4262
Accounting, financial correspondence on remittances, currency transfers.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Ferencz, Benjamin
Josephthal, Giora
Kagan, Saul
Katzki, Herbert
Leavitt, Moses
Schoenfeldt, Herbert
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
MALBEN
Subjects:
Financial
Heirless Assets
Indemnification
Indemnification Legislation
Property
Property Claims
Reparations
Restitution
Settlements
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Israel
U.S. Occupation Zone
West Germany
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File 1760: Jewish Restitution Successor Organization, VI.-XII. 1951

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4262
Accounting, financial correspondence on currency transfers; miscellaneous on JDC-Jewish Agency participation in expenses and proceeds of successor organization. Correspondence on Nazi-era claims against Germany, on bulk settlement of property claims in U.S. Occupation Zone. Minutes of meeting (October 24, 1951) on establishment of successor organization for French Occupation Zone.
Personal Names:
Baeck, Leo
Ferencz, Benjamin
Jacobson, Jerome
Kagan, Saul
Landauer, Georg
Rock, Eli
Corporate Names:
British Trust Corporation
Irgun Olej Merkaz Europa
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Gemeinden
German Jews
Heirless Assets
Property
Property Claims
Reparations
Restitution
Settlements
Geographic Locations:
French Occupation Zone
Israel
U.S. Occupation Zone
West Germany
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File 1761: Jewish Restitution Successor Organization, I.-V. 1951

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4262, 4268
Accounting, financial correspondence on currency transfers; miscellaneous on JDC-Jewish Agency participation in expenses and proceeds of successor organization. Correspondence on Nazi-era claims against Germany, on bulk settlement of property claims in U.S. Occupation Zone. Minutes of restitution meeting (May 8-9, 1951). Reprint: Report to the 23rd Zionist Congress, “The Department for the Restitution of German Jewish Property.”
Personal Names:
Cattier, Jean
Ferencz, Benjamin
Jacobson, Jerome
Kagan, Saul
Landauer, Georg
McCloy, John
Rock, Eli
Schmid, Karlo
Corporate Names:
Irgun Olej Merkaz Europa
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
World Federation of Lutheran Churches
Subjects:
Emigration
Equalization of Burdens Tax (Lastenausgleich)
Financial
Gemeinden
Heirless Assets
Property
Property Claims
Reparations
Restitution
Settlements
Geographic Locations:
French Occupation Zone
Hesse
Israel
U.S. Occupation Zone
West Germany
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File 1762: Jewish Restitution Successor Organization, 1950

Extent: 1 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4264
Correspondence on bulk settlements of property claims, distribution and transfer of funds, U.S. government support. Minutes of JRSO meeting (May 2, 1950) with Jewish Agency, Israeli officials.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Bernstein, Bernie
Boukstein, Maurice
Ferencz, Benjamin
Galinski, Heinz
Jacobson, Jerome
Jacoby, Gerhard
Landauer, Georg
Leavitt, Moses
Rock, Eli
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
Agudas Israel
American Federation of Jews from Central Europe
B’nai B’rith
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Cemeteries
Financial
Gemeinden
Heirless Assets
Indemnification
Property
Property Claims
Religious Rehabilitation
Reparations
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
Berlin
Israel
U.S. Occupation Zone
West Germany
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File 1763: Jewish Restitution Successor Organization, 1947-1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4264
Miscellaneous on establishment, operations, financial arrangements of JRSO and participation of JDC and Jewish Agency.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Ferencz, Benjamin
Fisher, Joel
Jacobson, Jerome
Kagan, Saul
Leavitt, Moses
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
Subjects:
Financial
Gemeinden
Heirless Assets
Indemnification
Property
Property Claims
Reparations
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
French Occupation Zone
Israel
Palestine
U.S. Occupation Zone
West Germany
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File 1764: Bylaws, 1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4267
Corporate Names:
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
Subjects:
Bylaws
Certificate of Incorporation
Governance
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File 1765: Meetings, 1952-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4269
Minutes of meetings, including statement by Frederick Borchardt to executive committee (November 30, 1953), on request of the Council of Jews from Germany for a share in the proceeds earned from heirless assets.
Personal Names:
Borchardt, Frederick
Ferencz, Benjamin
Corporate Names:
Council of Jews from Germany
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
Subjects:
Financial
Heirless Assets
Indemnification
Property
Property Claims
Reparations
Restitution
Settlements
Geographic Locations:
Israel
U.S. Occupation Zone
West Germany
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File 1766: Meetings, 1950-1951

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4269
Minutes of meetings; annual report (1950).
Personal Names:
Ferencz, Benjamin
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
Subjects:
Financial
Heirless Assets
Indemnification
Property
Property Claims
Reparations
Restitution
Settlements
Geographic Locations:
Israel
U.S. Occupation Zone
West Germanys
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File 1767: Property, Heinrich Guldman, 1949-1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4264
Correspondence regarding donation of unclaimed property in Noerdlingen, Germany.
Personal Names:
Guldman, Heinrich
Guldman, Max
Corporate Names:
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
Subjects:
Financial
Property
Property Claims
Reparations
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
Germany
Noerdlingen
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File 1768: Report, After Five Years: 1948-1953, 1953

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4271
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
Subjects:
Financial
Heirless Assets
Indemnification
Property
Property Claims
Reparations
Restitution
Settlements
Geographic Locations:
Israel
U.S. Occupation Zone
West Germany
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File 1769: Report, Enclosures, 1952

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4263
Bound stenciled appendices for report covering 1951-1952.
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
Subjects:
Financial
Heirless Assets
Indemnification
Property
Property Claims
Reparations
Restitution
Settlements
Geographic Locations:
Israel
U.S. Occupation Zone
West Germany
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File 1770: Report, 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4266
Report No. 2 of the JSRO (February 1, 1949, stencil).
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization (JRSO)
Subjects:
Financial
Heirless Assets
Indemnification
Property
Property Claims
Reparations
Restitution
Settlements
Geographic Locations:
Israel
U.S. Occupation Zone
West Germany
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Series 27: Jewish Telegraphic Agency
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File 1772: Jewish Telegraphic Agency, 1949-1952

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3905
Correspondence, including materials on JTA debt (France). Transcript of meeting (November 28, 1950) of UJA (New York) and JTA regarding financing of news service.
Personal Names:
Landau, Jacob
Nathan, Pierre
Corporate Names:
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
UJA (New York)
Subjects:
News Service
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File 1773: Jewish Telegraphic Agency, 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3906
Accounting correspondence regarding subscriptions, postage; Jacob Landau letter (March 15, 1948) in support of JTA financial request; miscellaneous on UJA financing of JTA.
Personal Names:
Landau, Jacob
Corporate Names:
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Overseas News Agency
UJA
Subjects:
News Service
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File 1774: Jewish Telegraphic Agency, 1947

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3906
Accounting correspondence regarding subscriptions, postage; miscellaneous on UJA financing of JTA.
Personal Names:
Landau, Jacob
Corporate Names:
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
UJA
Subjects:
News Service
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File 1775: Jewish Telegraphic Agency, 1946

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3907
Financial correspondence regarding loans; Passover stories.
Personal Names:
Landau, Jacob
Corporate Names:
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Overseas News Agency
Subjects:
News Service
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File 1776: Jewish Telegraphic Agency, 1945

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3907
Financial correspondence.
Personal Names:
Landau, Ida
Landau, Jacob
Corporate Names:
Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Overseas News Agency
Subjects:
News Service
Geographic Locations:
South America
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Series 28: Jewish Welfare Federation
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File 1779: Jewish Welfare Federation, Dallas, 1949-1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3910
Miscellaneous on fund-raising, including text for localized spoof of “South Pacific.”
Corporate Names:
Jewish Welfare Federation
Subjects:
Federations
Fund-Raising
South Pacific (Musical)
Geographic Locations:
Dallas
Texas
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File 1780: Jewish Welfare Federation of Cleveland, 1945-1949

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3914
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
Jewish Welfare Federation of Cleveland
Subjects:
Federations
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Ohio
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File 1781: Jewish Welfare Federation of Detroit, 1945-1946, 1950-1951

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3915
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Sobeloff, Isidore
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Jewish Welfare Federation of Detroit
Subjects:
Federations
Fund-Raising
Orthodox
Refugees Rabbis
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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Series 29: Labor Zionist Committee for Relief and Rehabilitation
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File 1792: Labor Zionist Committee for Relief and Rehabilitation, 1948-1950, 1952

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3930
Miscellaneous financial correspondence, including materials on committee’s debt, fund-raising.
Personal Names:
Baumgold, Z.
Beckelman, Moses
Berke, Samuel
Jarblum, Marc
Kahn, Auren
Segal, Louis
Corporate Names:
Helios Sanatorium
Labor Zionist Committee for Relief and Rehabilitation
Union Populaire Juive
Youth Aliya
Subjects:
Children
Children’s Homes
Fund-Raising
Medical
Rehabilitation
Relief
Geographic Locations:
France
Switzerland
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File 1793: Labor Zionist Committee for Relief and Rehabilitation, 1940-1941, 1945-1947

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3930
Correspondence about committee’s operational claims. Summary (English, Yiddish) of committee’s executive meeting (March 12, 1947).
Corporate Names:
HICEM
Jewish National Workers Alliance
Labor Zionist Emergency Fund
Pioneer Women’s Organization
Poale Zion
Subjects:
Child Care
Children
Children’s Homes
Emigration
Labor Zionists
Ransom
Rehabilitation
Relief
Rescue
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Series 30: Landsmanschaften
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File 1794: Landsmanschaften, 1948-1949

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3931
Miscellaneous financial cables, correspondence, primarily on remittances.
Personal Names:
Kahn, Alexander
Tarshansky, Solomon
Corporate Names:
American Hungarian Federation
Berezner
Gluboker
Kaluszer Landsmanschaft
Kalvarier
Koretzer
Kovler
Lachvar
Lomazer Landsmannschaft Circle
Mjadler
Mozirer
Nieswiczer
Opoler Landsmanschaft
Pinsker
Przemyslaner
Sadagorer
Sherventer
Sieradzer Landsmanschaft
Smargoner
Turower
United Galician Jews
United Hungarian Jews
United Rumanian Jews of America
Unter Stanestier
Vilner
Washkoutzer
Wladzimeretz
Wolkowisker
Subjects:
Clothing
Landsmanschaften
Migration
Relief
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Govorover
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File 1795: Landsmanschaften, 1947

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3931
Miscellaneous financial cables, correspondence on role, remittances of landsmanshaften.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Passman, Charles
Tarshansky, Solomon
Corporate Names:
Dombrover
Drohiczyner
Galician Ferband
Gombiner
Grojecer
Grubieszower
Hrubieshower
Izbicer
Jedwabner
Kaluszer Landsmanschaft
Krakower Circle
Kutner
Lantzuter
Lemberger
Lomazer Landsmannschaft Circle
Lovitcher Verein
Lucker
Opoler Landsmanschaft
Pietrkower
Pilsner
Pinczower
Pulawer
Radomer
Sieradzer Landsmanschaft
Strykower
United Lubliner Relief
United Rumanian Jews of America
Wishniowitzer
Subjects:
Landsmanschaften
Passover
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief
Relief Supplies
Religious Supplies
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File 1796: Landsmanschaften, V.-XII. 1946

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3931
Miscellaneous financial cables, correspondence on role, remittances of landsmanshaften.
Personal Names:
Bein, William
Buchman, Henrietta
Gilmovsky, Norman
Sobel, Louis
Tarshansky, Solomon
Wohl, Samuel
Corporate Names:
American Council of Warsaw Jews
Belzer
Bialystoker
Bielsker
Brisker
Drohiczyner
Emergency Committee for Relief of Jews of Hungary
Galician Ferband
Kutner
Lemberger
Lomazer Landsmannschaft Circle
Lovitcher Verein
Lubliner
Lucker
Lutzker
Makower
Monasterzysker
Opoler (Annopoler)
Ostrowiece
Pietrkower
Pinczower
Pinsker
Prushnitzer
Pulawer
Radomer
Romaner
Ropczycer
Samborer
Sieradzer Charity Club
Tarnopoler
Tykociner
United Galician Jews
Wishniowitzer
Subjects:
Landsmanschaften
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Ciechanow
Drohobycz
Dubiecko
Germany
Gniewoszow
Miedzyrzecz
Oswiecim
Ozorkow
Poland
U.S. Occupation Zone
Zaklikow
Zloczow
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File 1797: Landsmanschaften, I.-IV. 1946

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3932
Miscellaneous financial cables, correspondence on requests, remittances, fund-raising.
Personal Names:
Wohl, Samuel
Corporate Names:
American Council of Warsaw Jews
American Federation of Polish Jews
Belzer
Glubokie Wilejskaja
Hrubieshower
Kalushiner
Kutner
Lubliner
Pabianicer
Pinsker
Sochaczer
Strykower
United Galician Jews
United Rumanian Jews
Wladimeretz & Region Social Aid Society
Zychliner
Subjects:
Landsmanschaften
Passover
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief
Relief Supplies
Religious Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Biala Podlaska
Czenstochowa
Dorohoi
Kolbuszowa
Lodz
Poland
Przemysl
Tarnow
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File 1798: Landsmanschaften, 1944, 1945

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3932
Miscellaneous financial cables, correspondence on requests, remittances, supplies. Materials regarding coordination of activities, minutes of first meeting (June 28, 1945) of Council of Landsmanshaften organizations.
Personal Names:
Brunot, James
Gilmovsky, Norman
Hyman, Joseph
Meckler, David
Sobel, Louis
Tenenbaum, Joseph
Wohl, Samuel
Corporate Names:
American Council of Warsaw Jews
American Federation of Polish Jews
Bialystoker
Kalushiner
Lachovitchi
Lubashover
Lubliner
Lutzker
Monasterzysker
President’s War Relief Control Board
Radomer
Siedlcer
Tarnopoler
United Galician Jews
United Hungarian Jews of America
Zychliner
Subjects:
Children
Children’s Homes
Food Parcels
Landsmanschaften
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Relief
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Belorussia
Bielica Lidsky
Chelm
Ciechanowiec
Czenstochowa
Drohiczyn
Dubiecko
Gombin
Grodzisk
Jedwabne
Katowice
Kaunas
Kishinew
Kolbuszowa
Korec
Lodz
Munkatchewo
Nowogrudok
Ozarow
Pilzno
Poland
Pruzany
Przemysl
Rypin
Tarnow
Tyczyn
Uzhgorod
Vilno
Zapadnaja
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Series 31: National Council of Jewish Women
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File 1821: National Council of Jewish Women, 1952-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3966
Miscellaneous materials, including correspondence (1954) regarding sale of National Council’s home for girls in Paris. Correspondence on training of lay leadership abroad. Printed matter: Address (January 13, 1953) by Mrs. Louis Broido on her retirement as New York chapter president.
Personal Names:
Barr, Elinor
Broido, Mrs. Louis
Goldstone, Hortense
Hahn, Beatrice
Corporate Names:
National Council of Jewish Women
Parcel Service
Ship-A-Box
Technical and Educational Assistance Mission (TEAM)
Subjects:
Child Care
Children’s Homes
Education
Emigration
Financial
Lay Leadership
Relief Supplies
Scholarships
Training
Geographic Locations:
France
North Africa
Paris
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File 1822: National Council of Jewish Women, 1950-1951

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3966
Miscellaneous materials, including correspondence regarding National Council’s home for girls in Athens. Financial correspondence, miscellaneous reports from Council’s Brooklyn chapter.
Personal Names:
Goldstone, Hortense
Corporate Names:
National Council of Jewish Women
Parcel Service
Ship-A-Box
Subjects:
Child Care
Children’s Homes
Financial
Relief Supplies
Training
Geographic Locations:
Athens
Greece
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File 1823: National Council of Jewish Women, 1948-1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3967
Miscellaneous correspondence, primarily financial.
Personal Names:
Bloom, Celia
Elfenbein, Elsie
Goldstone, Hortense
Corporate Names:
National Council of Jewish Women
Parcel Service
Ship-A-Box
Subjects:
Child Care
Children’s Homes
Financial
Relief Supplies
Training
Geographic Locations:
Athens
Greece
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File 1824: National Council of Jewish Women, 1947

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3967
Miscellaneous materials, including financial correspondence, Council of Jewish Federations’ report (April 17, 1947) on National Council-JDC agreement.
Personal Names:
Bloom, Celia
Elfenbein, Elsie
Goldstone, Hortense
Corporate Names:
National Council of Jewish Women
Parcel Service
Ship-A-Box
Subjects:
Child Care
Children’s Homes
Financial
Fund-Raising
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Athens
France
Greece
Paris
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File 1825: National Council of Jewish Women, 1946

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3970
Miscellaneous on development of Council’s overseas rehabilitation work; correspondence regarding purchase of National Council home in Paris.
Personal Names:
Margolis, Laura
Wagner, Gloria
Corporate Names:
National Council of Jewish Women
National Refugees Service
Subjects:
Child Care
Children’s Homes
Financial
Refugees
Relief Supplies
Toys
Training
Geographic Locations:
Athens
China
France
Greece
Paris
Shanghai
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File 1826: National Council of Jewish Women, 1945

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3970
Miscellaneous materials on revival of Council’s overseas child care work. Contains list of arrivals from Havana, monthly, December 1944, January-December 1945.
Personal Names:
Engel, Katharine
Goldstone, Hortense
Kaunitz, Esther
Corporate Names:
National Council of Jewish Women
Subjects:
Child Care
Children
Children’s Homes
Displaced Persons
Financial
Fund-Raising
List
Nurseries
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Training
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File 1827: Scholarship Program, 1946-1952

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3969
Correspondence regarding expenses, remittances for scholarships for professional training in social work, public health for European women.
Personal Names:
Goldstone, Hortense
Phillips, Edward
Sobel, Louis
Corporate Names:
National Council of Jewish Women
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Education
Emigration
Financial
Professional Education
Professional Rehabilitation
Refugees
Scholarships
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Series 32: National Jewish Welfare Board
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File 1831: National Jewish Welfare Board, 1949-1954

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4019
Miscellaneous correspondence, newsletters.
Corporate Names:
Israeli Filmnews Review
National Jewish Welfare Board
UJA
Subjects:
Adult Education
Chaplains
Fund-Raising
Religious Supplies
Sifrei Torah
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File 1832: National Jewish Welfare Board, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4020
Miscellaneous financial correspondence regarding claims, remittances for chaplains who aided displaced persons, funds from UJA. Seymour Fishman letter (May 21, 1947) regarding reception costs/legal affairs in Hawaii of migrants from Shanghai.
Personal Names:
Fishman, Seymour
Kahan, Aaron
Klausner, Abraham
Pilpel, Robert
Sills, John
Corporate Names:
National Jewish Welfare Board
UJA
Subjects:
Chaplains
Displaced Persons
Financial
Migration
Passover
Reception
Refugees
Religious Supplies
Geographic Locations:
China
Hawaii
Kassel
Shanghai
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File 1833: National Jewish Welfare Board, 1946

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4020
Miscellaneous financial correspondence regarding claims, remittances for chaplains who aided displaced persons, funds from UJA. Occasional reports from chaplains. Printed material: “Chaplains to the Rescue,” by Lee Levinger; annual report (1946?).
Personal Names:
Kahan, Aaron
Klein, Bert
Levinger, Lee
Troy, Albert
Weisberger, Israel (Sol)
Corporate Names:
National Jewish Welfare Board
UJA
Subjects:
Anti-Semitism
Assaults
Chaplains
Displaced Persons
Financial
Jewish Servicemen
Refugees
Religious Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Erding
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Series 33: National Refugee Service
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File 1836: National Refugee Service, 1946

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4016
Materials on U.S. immigration policy and resettlement, including Bernard Dubin report (February 8, 1946) on Oswego. Miscellaneous regarding 1946 merger of National Refugee Service and National Council of Jewish Women operations into United Service for New Americans.
Personal Names:
Beck, Joseph
Dubin, Bernard
Petluck, Ann
Rosenberg, Edwin
Corporate Names:
National Coordinating Committee for Aid to German Jewish Refugees
National Council of Jewish Women
National Refugee Service
U.S. War Relocation Authority
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
Truman Directive
U.S. Immigration
Geographic Locations:
Fort Ontario
Oswego
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File 1837: National Refugee Service, 1945

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4016
Materials on U.S. immigration policy and resettlement; press releases.
Personal Names:
Baer, Harris
Beck, Joseph
Petluck, Ann
Rosenberg, Edwin
Corporate Names:
Alien Enemy Control Section
Location Service
National Coordinating Committee for Aid to German Jewish Refugees
National Council of Jewish Women
National Refugee Service
Subjects:
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
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Series 34: New York Association for New Americans
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File 1842: New York Association for New Americans, 1951-1954

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4024, 4025
Correspondence regarding budget requests, disproportionate settlement of refugees in New York. Council of Jewish Federation background reports (October 1952, November 1953) on New York Association for New Americans (NYANA).
Personal Names:
Bennett, Louis
Corporate Names:
New York Association for New Americans (NYANA)
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Relief
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
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File 1843: New York Association for New Americans, 1950

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4025
Correspondence, primarily budget requests.
Personal Names:
Bernstein, Blanche
Goldwasser, Edwin
Corporate Names:
New York Association for New Americans (NYANA)
UJA
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Rabbis
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Relief
Resettlement
Students
U.S. Immigration
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File 1844: New York Association for New Americans, 1948-1949

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4025
Miscellaneous materials, including press release (June 23, 1949) on formation of NYANA; policy, budget materials for distinct agency to handle refugee resettlement in New York in lieu of national organization, United Service for New Americans. Materials on development of “Committee of Five.”
Personal Names:
Bennett, Louis
Levy, Adele
Rifkind, Judge Simon
Corporate Names:
Committee of Five
New York Association for New Americans (NYANA)
UJA
United Palestine Appeal
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Refugees
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
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Series 35: Organization for Rehabilitation through Training (ORT)
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File 1848: General, 1954

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3617
Correspondence, field financial reports, press releases on activities.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Haber, William
Leavitt, Moses
Syngalowski, Aron
Corporate Names:
American ORT Federation
Claims Conference
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Financial
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Schools
Training
Vocational Education
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1849: General, 1953

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3618
Financial reports, accounting correspondence, miscellaneous correspondence on activities.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Haber, William
Leavitt, Moses
Syngalowski, Aron
Corporate Names:
American ORT Federation
Claims Conference
Jewish Agency
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Financial
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Schools
Training
Vocational Education
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1850: General, VI.-XII. 1952

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3618
Financial, statistical reports summarizing 1952 activities; accounting, general correspondence.
Personal Names:
Aronovici, Noel
Baerwald, Paul
Beckelman, Moses
Leavitt, Moses
Corporate Names:
American ORT Federation
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
South African Jewish Appeal
Women’s American ORT
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Financial
Fund-Raising
ORT-O-Meters
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1851: General, I.-V. 1952

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3618
Financial reports; accounting, general correspondence.
Personal Names:
Aronovici, Noel
Beckelman, Moses
Syngalowski, Aron
Corporate Names:
Alliance Israelite Universelle
American ORT Federation
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Financial
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Morocco
North Africa
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File 1852: General, VII.-XII. 1951

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3619
Financial, statistical reports summarizing 1951 activities; miscellaneous accounting correspondence.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Leavitt, Moses
Syngalowski, Aron
Corporate Names:
American ORT Federation
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
South African Jewish Appeal
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Financial
Fund-Raising
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Romania
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File 1853: General, I.-VI. 1951

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3619
Financial reports, accounting correspondence.
Personal Names:
Aronovici, Noel
Haber, William
Leavitt, Moses
Syngalowski, Aron
Corporate Names:
American ORT Federation
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Financial
Fund-Raising
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
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File 1854: General, VIII.-XII. 1950

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3620
General, financial correspondence; Monroe Goldwater speech (October 18, 1950) to Women’s American ORT conference.
Personal Names:
Aronovici, Noel
Bernick, Paul
Goldwater, Monroe
Haber, William
Leavitt, Moses
Syngalowski, Aron
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
Women’s American ORT
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Financial
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Morocco
North Africa
Tunis
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File 1855: General, V.-VII. 1950

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3620
Statistical, financial reports, correspondence.
Personal Names:
Aronovici, Noel
Beckelman, Moses
Leavitt, Moses
Syngalowski, Aron
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Financial
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Poland
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File 1856: General, I.-IV. 1950

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3620
Financial reports, accounting correspondence.
Personal Names:
Aronovici, Noel
Syngalowski, Aron
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Currency Exchange
Education
Financial
Fund-Raising
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Cambes de Pujols
North Africa
Poland
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File 1857: General, VII.-XII. 1949

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3621
Financial reports, accounting correspondence.
Personal Names:
Aronovici, Noel
Bein, William
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Sard, Edward
Corporate Names:
American ORT Federation
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Financial
Hard-Core
Machinery
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Schools
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Cambes de Pujols
Europe
France
Germany
Israel
North Africa
Poland
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File 1858: General, IV.-VI. 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3622
Materials on JDC-ORT agreement; financial, accounting correspondence.
Personal Names:
Walinsky, Louis
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Financial
Fund-Raising
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
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File 1859: General, I.-III. 1949

Extent: 1 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3622
Materials on JDC-ORT agreement, budgets; financial, accounting correspondence.
Personal Names:
Aronovici, Noel
Gilbert, Milton
Katzki, Herbert
Lvovitch, David
Sard, Edward
Corporate Names:
Junta de Ayuda Judia a las Victimas Israelitas de le Guerra
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
Women’s American ORT
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Financial
Fund-Raising
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Argentina
Germany
Israel
South America
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File 1860: General, XII. 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3623
Financial reports, accounting correspondence.
Personal Names:
Boudin, Louis
Haber, Samuel
Katzki, Herbert
Walinsky, Louis
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Education
Financial
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Europe
France
Germany
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File 1861: General, IX.-XI. 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3623
Financial reports, accounting correspondence.
Personal Names:
Aronovici, Noel
Dubinsky, David
Lvovitch, David
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Sard, Edward
Walinsky, Louis
Corporate Names:
Jewish Reconstruction Fund
ORT
ORT Labor Committee
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
War Assets Administration
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Education
Equipment
Financial
Fund-Raising
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Remittances
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Europe
France
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File 1862: General, VII.-VIII. 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3623
Financial, general correspondence; materials on World ORT Union’s “standard course classification.”
Personal Names:
Aronovici, Noel
Backer, George
Hochman, Julius
Rosen, Harry
Corporate Names:
Jewish Reconstruction Fund
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Children
Displaced Persons
Education
Equipment
Financial
Fund-Raising
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
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File 1863: General, V.-VI. 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3624
Correspondence, reports on ORT activities in Austria, Germany, including list (transmitted May 6, 1948) of ORT instructors in U.S. Occupation Zone.
Personal Names:
Joffe, Boris
Sard, Edward
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Education
Financial
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Europe
Germany
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File 1864: General, III.-IV. 1948

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3624
Correspondence and materials on ORT agreements with JDC, Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO), vocational training courses in U.S. Occupation Zone, strike by ORT students in Rosenheim and Traunstein.
Personal Names:
Glaser, Elmer
Joffe, Boris
Litton, Abraham (A.C.)
Sard, Edward
Schwartz, Joseph
Walinsky, Louis
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO)
UJA
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Education
Equipment
Financial
Fund-Raising
Rations
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Relief Supplies
Reparations
Supplies
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Germany
Rosenheim
Traunstein
U.S. Occupation Zone
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File 1865: General, I.-II. 1948

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3624
Correspondence on ORT agreements with JDC, Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO), on ORT-JDC agreement, miscellaneous financial correspondence.
Personal Names:
Litton, Abraham (A.C.)
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Currency Exchange
Displaced Persons
Education
Financial
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Reparations
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Czechoslovakia
Europe
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File 1866: General, XI.-XII. 1947

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3625
Correspondence on JDC-ORT agreement; correspondence (December 1947) between Aron Syngalowski and W. Hallam Tuck on ORT agreement with Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO). Accounting correspondence, year-end financial reports.
Personal Names:
Backer, George
Syngalowski, Aron
Tart, Aaron
Tuck, W. Hallam
Corporate Names:
American ORT Federation
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
Preparatory Commission of the International Refugee Organization (PCIRO)
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
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File 1867: General, VII.-X. 1947

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3625
General, accounting correspondence.
Personal Names:
Aronovici, Noel
Backer, George
Sard, Edward
Tart, Aaron
Van Praag, Roger
Corporate Names:
American ORT Federation
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Financial
Machinery
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Italy
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File 1868: General, V.-VI. 1947

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3626
Miscellaneous correspondence; sample forms (English, Yiddish) for reporting activities.
Personal Names:
Tart, Aaron
Corporate Names:
American ORT Federation
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Financial
Fund-Raising
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1869: General, I.-IV. 1947

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3626
Correspondence, press release, news account regarding unification of JDC, ORT vocational training programs in Europe. Miscellaneous financial correspondence.
Personal Names:
Tart, Aaron
Corporate Names:
Habillement des Enfants des Fusilles et Deportes (HEFUD)
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Financial
Fund-Raising
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1870: General, 1945-1946

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3626
Correspondence regarding ORT and JDC operations, confusion, coordination in Germany.
Personal Names:
Lightman, Jacob
Litton, Abraham (A.C.)
Lvovitch, David
Morgan, General F.E.
Sobel, Louis
Trobe, Jacob
Corporate Names:
ORT
ORT-OSE
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
UNRRA
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Education
Financial
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Germany
South America
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File 1871: American ORT Federation, Agreements, 1952-1954

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3610
Correspondence, agreements, press releases on JDC financial support for ORT programs.
Personal Names:
Haber, William
Corporate Names:
American ORT Federation
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Financial
Fund-Raising
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
Iran
Israel
North Africa
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File 1872: American ORT Federation, Agreements, 1947-1951

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3610
Materials on JDC financial support for ORT programs
Corporate Names:
American ORT Federation
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
Subjects:
Education
Fund-Raising
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
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File 1873: American ORT Federation, Agreements, 1936-1937

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3610
Corporate Names:
American ORT Federation
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
Subjects:
Education
Fund-Raising
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
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File 1874: Printed Matter: ORT Union, 1954

Extent: 1 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3637
Narrative report on ORT activities world-wide, prepared for World ORT Union Executive Committee meeting (February 13-14, 1955).
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
World ORT Union Executive Committee
Subjects:
Education
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
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File 1875: Printed Matter: ORT Union, Semi-Annual Report, I.VI. 1954

Extent: 1 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3638
Narrative report on ORT activities world-wide, prepared for World ORT Union Executive Committee meeting (July 3-4, 1954).
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
World ORT Union Executive Committee
Subjects:
Education
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
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File 1876: Printed Matter: ORT Union, 1953

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3640
Narrative report on ORT activities world-wide, prepared for World ORT Union Executive Committee meeting (February 27-28, 1954).
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
World ORT Union Executive Committee
Subjects:
Education
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
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File 1877: Printed Matter: ORT Work, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3639
Narrative report on ORT activities world-wide, at the beginning of the 1953/54 school year, prepared for World ORT Union Executive Committee meeting (November 14-16, 1953).
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
World ORT Union Executive Committee
Subjects:
Education
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
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File 1878: Printed Matter: ORT Union Activities, 1951

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3642
Narrative report on ORT activities world-wide, prepared for World ORT Union Executive Committee meeting (March 8-9, 1952).
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
World ORT Union Executive Committee
Subjects:
Education
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
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File 1879: Printed Matter: ORT Activities, I.-VI. 1951

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3643
Narrative report on ORT activities world-wide, prepared for World ORT Union Executive Committee meeting (July 7-9, 1951).
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
World ORT Union Executive Committee
Subjects:
Education
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
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File 1880: Printed Matter: ORT Trade School, 10th Anniversary Journal, 1951

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3641
Dinner journal for celebration of ORT trade schools in New York (1941-1951).
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
Subjects:
Education
Rehabilitation
Trade Schools
Training
Vocational Education
Geographic Locations:
New York
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File 1881: Printed Matter: Report on ORT Activities, VII.-X. 1948

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3644
Narrative report on ORT activities world-wide, prepared for World ORT Union Executive Committee meeting (November 18-19, 1948).
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
World ORT Union Executive Committee
Subjects:
Education
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
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File 1882: Printed Matter: Report on ORT Activities, III.-VI. 1948

Extent: 1 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3645
Narrative report on ORT activities world-wide, with survey for 1947/1948 school year, prepared for World ORT Union Board meeting (July 11-13, 1948).
Corporate Names:
ORT
Organization for Rehabilitation Through Training
World ORT Union
World ORT Union Board of Directors
Subjects:
Education
Rehabilitation
Training
Vocational Education
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Series 36: Refugee Assistance Fund
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File 1890: Refugee Assistance Fund, 1951-1952, 1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4045
Miscellaneous financial, accounting correspondence on loans, remittances, including Swedish scholarships, Australia’s Mutual Farms Loan Fund. Contains list of names of borrowers, scholarship students.
Personal Names:
Aronovici, Noel
Fliece, Howard
Corporate Names:
Cooperativa de Credito
Danish Refugee Committee
Jewish Community of the Philippines
Mosaiska Församlingen
Mutual Farms Loan Fund
Refugee Assistance Fund
Refugee Economic Corporation
Émigré Charitable Fund
Subjects:
List
Loan Kassas
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
Scholarships
Vocational Training
Geographic Locations:
Australia
Ecuador
Greece
Quito
South America
Sweden
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File 1891: Refugee Assistance Fund, 1946-1950

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4045
Miscellaneous financial, accounting correspondence. Materials on dissolution of Refugee Assistance Fund and Refugee Economic Corporation; transfer of loans, liabilities to JDC. Contains list of names of borrowers.
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Liebman, Charles
Schwartz, Joseph
Strauss, Lewis
Weiss, Julius
Corporate Names:
Cooperativa de Credito
Mutual Enterprises
Refugee Assistance Fund
Refugee Economic Corporation
Émigré Charitable Fund
Subjects:
List
Loan Kassas
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Scholarships
Vocational Training
Geographic Locations:
Australia
Ecuador
Quito
South America
Sweden
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Series 37: Refugee Economic Corporation
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File 1892: Refugee Economic Corporation, 1951-1953, 1962

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4046
Miscellaneous financial, accounting correspondence. Contains list of names of borrowers.
Corporate Names:
Congregacao Israelita Paulista
Refugee Assistance Fund
Refugee Economic Corporation
Subjects:
List
Loan Funds
Loan Kassas
Mutual Farms Property
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
Australia
Brazil
South America
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File 1893: Refugee Economic Corporation, 1947-1950

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4046
Miscellaneous financial, accounting correspondence. Materials on dissolution of corporation, transfer of loans, liabilities to JDC. Contains list of names of borrowers.
Personal Names:
Halberstaedter, Hermann
Liebman, Charles
Corporate Names:
Australian Jewish Welfare (and Relief) Society (AJWS)
Refugee Assistance Fund
Refugee Economic Corporation
Subjects:
List
Loan Funds
Loan Kassas
Mutual Farms Property
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
Australia
Colombia
South America
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File 1894: Annual Reports, 1946, 1948, 1949

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4046
Reports for Refugee Economic Corporation and Refugee Assistance Fund.
Corporate Names:
Refugee Assistance Fund
Refugee Economic Corporation
Subjects:
Loan Funds
Loan Kassas
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
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Series 38: Rescue Children
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File 1896: Rescue Children, 1948-1949, 1954, 1962

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4048
Correspondence, memos regarding JDC agreement (1948) with Rescue Children to take responsibility for children in Rescue Children homes in France, Belgium, Sweden.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Horowitz, Abraham
Katzki, Herbert
Klein, Stephen
Leavitt, Moses
Levy, Samuel
Mandelbaum, David
Margolis, Laura
Mendel, Kate
Novick, William Z.
Sar, Samuel
Tenzer, Herbert
Corporate Names:
Central Orthodox Committee
Ecole Superieure d’Etudes Talmudiques
Oeuvre de Protection des Enfants Juifs (OPEJ)
Poale Agudath Israel
Rescue Children
Yechivas Chachmey Tsorphat
Yeshiva Aix les Bains
Subjects:
Aliya
Children
Children’s Homes
Orphans
Orthodox
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Relief
Religious Education
Religious Rehabilitation
Transit
Welfare
Geographic Locations:
Bailly
Belgium
Europe
France
Fublaines
Palestine
St. Pierre de Chartreuse
Sweden
Verneuil
Vesinet
Ville Juif
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File 1897: Rescue Children, 1946-1947

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4048
Correspondence, memos regarding JDC negotiations to take responsibility for children in Rescue Children homes; memo (December 12, 1947) on children under care of Rescue Children (France, Belgium, Sweden, Germany). Correspondence on conditions in Orthodox children’s homes. Rescue Children financial report (June 30, 1947). Contains list of names of children in Strasbourg, Schmireck, December 1947.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Enleft, Maurice
Igel, Amelia
Klein, Stephen
Margolis, Laura
Novick, William Z.
Phillips, Edward
Rosen, Harry
Tenzer, Herbert
Corporate Names:
Busy Buddies
Central Orthodox Committee
Mizrachi
Poale Agudath Israel
Rescue Children
Vaad Hatzala
Subjects:
Children
Children’s Homes
Fund-Raising
List
Orphans
Orthodox
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Relief
Religious Education
Religious Rehabilitation
TB
Transit
Welfare
Geographic Locations:
Aix les Bains
Belgium
Europe
France
Germany
Sweden
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Series 39: Training Bureau for Jewish Communal Service
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File 1906: Training Bureau for Jewish Communal Service, 1951

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4061
Minutes of meetings; materials on courses; testimonials; miscellaneous on termination of training bureau activities.
Personal Names:
Lurie, Harry
Rabinoff, George
Corporate Names:
Brandeis University
Training Bureau for Jewish Communal Service
Subjects:
Professional Education
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File 1907: Training Bureau for Jewish Communal Service, VI.-XII. 1950

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4062
Minutes of meetings; reports, materials on curriculum, course offerings for professional training. Materials regarding recommendation for school of Jewish communal service; brochures.
Personal Names:
Lurie, Harry
Rabinoff, George
Corporate Names:
Brandeis University
Training Bureau for Jewish Communal Service
Subjects:
Education
Professional Education
Social Workers
Training
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File 1908: Training Bureau for Jewish Communal Service, I.-V. 1950

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4062
Minutes of meetings; proposals for training communal service workers; materials on curriculum, course offerings.
Personal Names:
Rabinoff, George
Corporate Names:
Training Bureau for Jewish Communal Service
Subjects:
Education
Professional Education
Social Workers
Training
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File 1909: Training Bureau for Jewish Communal Service, IX.-XII. 1949

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4063
Minutes of meetings; proposals for training communal service workers, developing an “American Jewish civil service”; materials on curriculum, course offerings.
Personal Names:
Rabinoff, George
Corporate Names:
Jewish Civil Service
Training Bureau for Jewish Communal Service
Yeshiva University
Subjects:
Education
Professional Education
Social Workers
Training
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File 1910: Training Bureau for Jewish Communal Service, I.-VIII. 1949

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4063
Minutes of meetings; materials on curriculum, course offerings, including syllabus (August 1949) for course on American Jewish philanthropy and Jews overseas; summarizes Jewish communal conditions in Europe, North Africa; Israel’s political, social and economic structures.
Personal Names:
Goldman, Benjamin
Hartstein, Jacob
Leavitt, Moses
Rabinoff, George
Corporate Names:
Training Bureau for Jewish Communal Service
Yeshiva University
Subjects:
Curriculum
Education
Professional Education
Social Workers
Training
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File 1911: Training Bureau for Jewish Communal Service, 1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4063
Minutes of meetings; memo (September 20, 1948) on purpose/objectives of “Institute on Advanced Studies in Jewish Community Organization.”
Personal Names:
Rabinoff, George
Corporate Names:
Institute on Advanced Studies in Jewish Community Organization
Training Bureau for Jewish Communal Service
Subjects:
Education
Professional Education
Social Workers
Training
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Series 40: Union of Orthodox Rabbis
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File 1915: Union of Orthodox Rabbis, 1948-1950, 1953

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4070
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Cohen, Rabbi Meyer
Goldmann, Nahum
Leavitt, Moses
Corporate Names:
Agudas Harabonim
Jewish Central Orthodox Committee
Union of Orthodox Rabbis
Vaad Hatzala
Subjects:
Kashrut
Orthodox
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File 1916: Union of Orthodox Rabbis, 1947

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4070
Memos, minutes of meetings, correspondence concerning JDC aid to the Orthodox and “cooperation” agreement (July 29, 1947) with the Union of Orthodox Rabbis.
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Rosenberg, Rabbi Israel
Silver, Rabbi Eliezer
Sobel, Louis
Corporate Names:
Agudas Harabonim
Agudath Israel
Central Relief Committee
Jewish Central Orthodox Committee
Mizrachi
Union of Orthodox Rabbis
Vaad Hatzala
Subjects:
Federations
Fund-Raising
Orthodox
Religious Rehabilitation
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File 1917: Union of Orthodox Rabbis, 1945-1946

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4070
Correspondence regarding Union of Orthodox Rabbis’ fund-raising appeals; cables on conditions, needs in Europe. Council of Jewish Federations report (June 1945) on Union of Orthodox Rabbis.
Personal Names:
Hyman, Joseph
Corporate Names:
Agudas Harabonim
Central Relief Committee
Union of Orthodox Rabbis
Vaad Hatzala
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Fund-Raising
Kashrut
Kosher Food
Orthodox
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Religious Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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Series 41: United Israel Appeal/United Palestine Appeal
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File 1921: United Israel Appeal, 1950-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4074
Miscellaneous reports on UIA, including negotiations with UJA. Financial correspondence; Ellis Radinsky speech (January 25, 1953) on problems with fund-raising in American Jewish community.
Personal Names:
Haber, Sam
Josephthal, Giora
Koester, Emil
Leavitt, Moses
Radinsky, Ellis
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization
United Israel Appeal
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Loans
Geographic Locations:
Germany
Israel
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File 1922: United Israel Appeal, 1949

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4075
Miscellaneous reports on UIA, including negotiations with UJA. Financial correspondence; press releases, newsletters for communal leaders.
Personal Names:
Gurary, Moshe
Radinsky, Ellis
Rothenberg, Morris
Corporate Names:
Committee of Contributors
Jewish Agency
United Israel Appeal
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Loans
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1923: United Israel Appeal/United Palestine Appeal, 1948

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4076
Miscellaneous on conflicts with multiple fund-raising campaigns; agreement on UJA negotiations.
Personal Names:
Feinberg, Abraham
Goldstein, Israel
Leavitt, Moses
Montor, Henry
Radinsky, Ellis
Rosenberg, Edwin
Rosenbluth, Martin
Seeve, Harry
Weisman, Herman
Corporate Names:
Committee of Contributors and Workers
Council of Jewish Federations
Jewish Agency
United Israel Appeal
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Zionist Organization of America
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Loans
Zionists
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
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File 1924: United Israel Appeal/United Palestine Appeal, 1947

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4077
Miscellaneous budget analyses, correspondence, including JDC aid to Zionist institutions in Europe.
Personal Names:
Nathan, Robert
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
National Conference for Palestine
United Israel Appeal
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
World Confederation of General Zionists
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Zionists
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1925: United Israel Appeal/United Palestine Appeal, 1946

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4082
Miscellaneous financial correspondence.
Personal Names:
Hyman, Joseph
Montor, Henry
Corporate Names:
Hadassah
Jewish Agency
Joint Procurement Mission
Keren Hayesod
United Israel Appeal
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1926: United Israel Appeal/United Palestine Appeal, 1945

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4082
Materials on dissolution of UJA, conflict between UPA and JDC. Miscellaneous financial correspondence.
Personal Names:
Heller, Rabbi James
Hyman, Joseph
Montor, Henry
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Keren Hayesod
United Israel Appeal
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Supplies
Zionists
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1927: United Israel Appeal/United Palestine Appeal, 1944

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4082
Correspondence regarding fund-raising appeals.
Personal Names:
Heller, Rabbi James
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
United Israel Appeal
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Zionists
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1928: Financial, Budgets, 1943, 1944, 1945

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4079, 4081, 4083
Budget requests, including narrative material on activities, for UPA (Jewish Agency, Keren Hayesod, Keren Kayemeth).
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
Keren Hayesod
Keren Kayemeth
United Israel Appeal
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Budgets
Financial
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1929: Financial, Refunding Project, 1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4086
Correspondence regarding funds from UIA to UJA.
Personal Names:
Josephthal, Giora
Leavitt, Moses
Radinsky, Ellis
Corporate Names:
United Israel Appeal
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Financial
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Series 42: United Jewish Appeal
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File 1930: National, General, 1954

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4537
Miscellaneous on fund-raising, loans to Israel; radio-ad scripts.
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Loans
Publicity
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1931: National, General, 1953

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4538
Miscellaneous on fund-raising, division of funds; press releases, Council of Jewish Federations report (May 1953) on UJA structure, fund-raising and allocations.
Personal Names:
Roosevelt, Eleanor
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Publicity
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1932: National, General, 1951-1952

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4538
Miscellaneous on fund-raising, division of funds; press releases, friction over Israel Bonds fund-raising.
Personal Names:
Jessel, George
Schwartz, Joseph
Weiler, Jack
Corporate Names:
Israel Bonds
New York Association for New Americans (NYANA)
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Publicity
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1933: National, General, 1950

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4539
Miscellaneous on fund-raising, division of funds, emergency JDC fund-raising from federations for emigration programs.
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Morgenthau, Henry
Schwartz, Joseph
Weiler, Jack
Corporate Names:
National Christian Committee for UJA
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1934: National, General, 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4539
Correspondence on fund-raising, division of funds, (political) uses of funds, “reconstitution of UJA” after dispute between United Palestine Appeal and Jewish Agency.
Personal Names:
Montor, Henry
Rosenwald, Lessing
Silver, Rabbi Abba Hillel
Corporate Names:
American Council for Judaism
Jewish Agency
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Yiddish Writers Union
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Zionists
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1935: National, General, 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4540
Correspondence on fund-raising, division of funds, tax status of donations. Draft report (transmitted November 19, 1948) on 10 years of UJA.
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Meyerson (Meir), Goldie (Golda)
Montor, Henry
Myers, Stanley
Paul, Randolph
Strook, Alan
Wise, Rabbi Jonah
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations
Israel National Soccer Team
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Tax Exemptions
Taxable Donations
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
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File 1936: National, General, 1947

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4540
Correspondence on fund-raising, material on effect of the cessation of UNRRA. Printed material: “What are the facts?” (background for 1947 appeal); press releases.
Personal Names:
Gilbert, Richard
Levy, Isaac
Morgenthau, Henry
Truman, President Harry
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
UNRRA
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Financial
Fund-Raising
Maintenance
Migration
Publicity
Refugees
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1937: National, General, VII.-XII. 1946

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4541
Correspondence on fund-raising, division of funds, press releases. Printed matter: “From survival in 1946 to reconstruction in 1947.”
Personal Names:
Frankfurter, Justice Felix
Hyman, Joseph
Lehman, Herbert
Montor, Henry
Sobel, Louis
Corporate Names:
UNRRA
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Financial
Fund-Raising
Refugees
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1938: National, General, I.-VI. 1946

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4541
Correspondence on fund-raising, including Julia Rubenstein memo (June 6, 1946) on Christian participation in UJA.
Personal Names:
Hyman, Joseph
Lehman, Herbert
Montor, Henry
Rubenstein, Julia
Sobel, Louis
Corporate Names:
UNRRA
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Financial
Fund-Raising
Refugees
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1939: National, General, VI.-XII. 1945

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4541
Correspondence on reconstitution of UJA, fund-raising.
Personal Names:
Brunot, James
Coons, Isidor
Hyman, Joseph
Montor, Henry
Rosenberg, Edwin
Taft, Charles
Corporate Names:
Jewish National Fund
National Refugee Service
President’s War Relief Control Board
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1940: National, General, V. 1945

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4542
Materials on fund-raising, reconstitution of UJA; correspondence with President’s War Relief Control Board regarding history, operations of UJA.
Personal Names:
Heller, James
Montor, Henry
Corporate Names:
National Refugee Service
President’s War Relief Control Board
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1941: National, General, III.-IV. 1945

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4542
Materials on independent fund-raising, miscellaneous statements on JDC operations and expenses, proposals on reconstitution of UJA.
Personal Names:
Baerwald, Paul
Coons, Isidor
Heller, James
Hyman, Joseph
Levy, Isaac
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1942: National, General, II. 1945

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4542
Correspondence, memos, news accounts on dissolution of UJA.
Personal Names:
Baerwald, Paul
Heller, Rabbi James
Hollander, Sidney
Hyman, Joseph
Sonneborn, Rudolf
Wise, Rabbi Jonah
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations
Jewish National Fund
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Federations
Financial
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1943: National, General, I. 1945

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4542
Correspondence on disputes regarding UJA.
Personal Names:
Baerwald, Paul
Heller, Rabbi James
Hollander, Sidney
Hyman, Joseph
Levy, Isaac
Lurie, Harry
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations
Jewish National Fund
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Colonization
Federations
Financial
Fund-Raising
Relief
Rescue
Resettlement
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1944: National, Administrative Committee, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4544
Minutes of committee meetings.
Personal Names:
Coons, Isidore
Montor, Henry
Corporate Names:
Jewish Reconstruction Fund
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
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File 1945: National, Administrative Committee, 1946

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4544
Minutes of committee meetings.
Personal Names:
Coons, Isidore
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Public Relations
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File 1946: National, Administrative Committee, 1945

Extent: inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4544
Minutes of committee meetings.
Personal Names:
Coons, Isidore
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
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File 1947: National, Agreements, 1950-1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4546
Materials regarding agreements on fund-raising, division of funds.
Personal Names:
Rifkind, Judge Simon
Corporate Names:
Committee of Five
New York Association for New Americans (NYANA)
United Israel Appeal
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
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File 1948: National, Agreements, 1945-1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4546
Materials regarding agreements on fund-raising, division of funds.
Personal Names:
Levy, Isaac
Lurie, Harry
Rifkind, Judge Simon
Corporate Names:
Committee of Five
Haganah
New York Association for New Americans (NYANA)
United Israel Appeal
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
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File 1949: National, Agreements, 1930, 1934-1935, 1937-1939, 1940-1944

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4547
Materials regarding agreements on fund-raising, division of funds.
Personal Names:
Heller, Rabbi James
Hyman, Joseph
Levy, Isaac
Montor, Henry
Silver, Rabbi Abba Hillel
Corporate Names:
Allied Jewish Appeal
American Palestine Campaign
Haganah
National Refugee Service
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
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File 1950: National, Broadcasts, 1947-1952

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4551
Correspondence, scripts for radio and TV broadcasts.
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Broadcasts
Fund-Raising
Publicity
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File 1951: National, By-Laws, 1946-1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4554
By-laws, as amended for two years.
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
By-Laws
Governance
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File 1952: National, Conferences and Meetings, 1950-1953

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4573
Correspondence, minutes of meetings.
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Meetings
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File 1953: National, Conferences and Meetings, 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4575
Correspondence, minutes, press releases regarding national conferences, meetings.
Personal Names:
Einstein, Albert
Gruber, Ruth
Pope Pius XII
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Meetings
Yemenite Jews
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File 1954: National, Conferences and Meetings, 1948

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4575
Correspondence, minutes, press releases regarding national conferences, meetings; Golda Meir speech.
Personal Names:
Meir, Golda
Warburg, Edward M.M.
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Meetings
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1955: National, Conferences and Meetings, 1947

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4577
Correspondence, minutes, speeches, press releases regarding national conferences, meetings.
Personal Names:
Friedman, Rabbi Herbert
McNarney, General Joseph
Morgenthau, Henry
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Financial
Fund-Raising
Meetings
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1956: National, Conferences and Meetings, 1946

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4577
Correspondence, minutes, speeches, press releases regarding national conferences, meetings.
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Meetings
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1957: National, Conferences and Meetings, 1945

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4577
Correspondence, minutes, speeches, press releases regarding national conferences, meetings; pamphlets.
Personal Names:
Baeck, Rabbi Leo
Weizmann, Chaim
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Meetings
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1958: National, Inter-City Committee, 1945-1947

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4582
Correspondence, minutes of meetings regarding activities during hiatus of UJA, and subsequently regarding representation of local Jewish communities in UJA.
Personal Names:
Cohn, Martin
Srere, Abraham
Corporate Names:
Inter-City Committee
Provision Committee for Inter-Welfare Fund Cooperation
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Governance
Geographic Locations:
Palestine
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File 1959: National, Israel Bonds, 1954

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4567
Financial correspondence on receipts from redemption of Israel Bonds.
Corporate Names:
Israel Bonds
MALBEN
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Financial
Remittances
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File 1960: National, Israel Bonds, 1952-1953

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4567
Financial correspondence on receipts from redemption of Israel Bonds, exchange rates, arrangements to transfer funds.
Personal Names:
Passman, Charles
Corporate Names:
Israel Bonds
Jewish Agency
MALBEN
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Exchange Rates
Financial
Remittances
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File 1961: National, JDC Campaign, 1945-1946, 1949, 1952

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4569
Miscellaneous, including certificate of incorporation, for JDC fund-raising committee, in anticipation of UJA demise.
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Independent Campaign
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File 1962: National, Members, 1950-1952

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4574
Members of board, executive and campaign committees.
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Governance
Members
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File 1963: National, Overseas Study Missions, 1946-1950, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4581
Correspondence, press releases, extracts of minutes regarding missions abroad; financial correspondence regarding missions’ expenses.
Corporate Names:
Council of Jewish Federations
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Communal Leadership
Financial
Fund-Raising
Missions
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Israel
North Africa
Palestine
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File 1964: National, Printed Matter, Budgets, 1950-1954

Extent: 0.80 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4553
Budgets, financial materials for national conference.
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Budgets
Financial
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File 1965: National, Printed Matter, Budgets, 1946, 1948-1949

Extent: 1 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4553
Budgets, financial materials for national conference.
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Subjects:
Budgets
Financial
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File 1966: National, Publicity and Public Relations, 1948-1949

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4583
Summaries of meetings of UJA publicity committee; outline (August 6, 1948) of publicity program for fund-raising.
Personal Names:
Steinglass, Meyer
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Public Relations
Publicity
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1967: National, Women’s Division, 1954

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4578
Transcript of meeting (January 19-20, 1954) of executive board of women’s division.
Personal Names:
Horne, Mrs. Hal
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal (UJA)
Women’s Division
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Meetings
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Series 43: United Jewish Appeal of Greater New York
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File 1968: General, 1954

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4594
Correspondence on fund-raising, division of funds.
Personal Names:
Leidesdorf, Samuel
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Congress
Rescue Children
Thimble Guild
United Jewish Appeal of Greater New York
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
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File 1969: General, 1948-1953

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4595
Correspondence on fund-raising, division of funds.
Personal Names:
Bernstein, Henry
Lehman, Herbert
Warburg, Edward M.M.
Corporate Names:
American Friends of Hebrew University
Haganah
New York Association for New Americans (NYANA)
United Jewish Appeal of Greater New York
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
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File 1970: General, 1945-1947

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4596
Correspondence on fund-raising, division of funds, unified campaign, JDC takeover of World Jewish Congress/American Jewish Congress child care program. Miscellaneous speeches, press releases.
Personal Names:
Dewey, Thomas
Ford II, Henry
Goldstein, Rabbi Herbert
Hyman, Joseph
O’Dwyer, William
Udell, Jerome
Warburg, Edward M.M.
Wise, Rabbi Jonah
Corporate Names:
American Fund for Palestinian Institutions
American Jewish Congress
Keren Hayishuv
United Jewish Appeal of Greater New York
United Palestine Appeal
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Child Care
Children
Financial
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Berlin
Europe
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File 1971: Edward Warburg Address, 1946

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4576
Transcript of Edward Warburg speech to Bronx division of UJA of Greater New York (May 13, 1946).
Personal Names:
Rosensaft, Josef
Warburg, Edward M.M.
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal of Greater New York
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Belsen
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File 1972: Loan, 1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4598
Correspondence regarding bank loan.
Corporate Names:
United Jewish Appeal of Greater New York
Subjects:
Financial
Loan
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Series 44: United Restitution Organization
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File 1993: United Restitution Organization, 1952-1954

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4488
Correspondence on governance, operations and financing of URO; relations with Claims Conference. Alfred Prager brief (transmitted May 23, 1952) arguing that foreign-born lawyers in U.S. entitled to handle cases under German law.
Personal Names:
Bentwich, Norman
Brotman, A.G.
Ferencz, Benjamin
Jacobson, Jerome
Kagan, Saul
Muller, Herman
Prager, Alfred
Spiegelberg, George
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Subjects:
Claims
Currency Exchange
Indemnification
Legal
Remittances
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
West Germany
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File 1994: United Restitution Organization, 1951

Extent:

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4489
Correspondence on remittances, requests for funds, currency exchange; statistics on claims.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Goldschmidt, Fritz
Jacobson, Jerome
Kreutzberger, Max
Landauer, Georg
Leavitt, Moses
Muller, Herman
Reichmann, Hans
Rock, Eli
Corporate Names:
American Federation of Jews from Central Europe
Jewish Agency
United Claims Agency
Subjects:
Claims
Currency Exchange
Indemnification
Legal
Remittances
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
West Germany
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File 1995: United Restitution Organization, 1949-1950

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4489
Correspondence on remittances, budgets, currency exchange. Kurt Wehle report (transmitted October 2, 1950) on URO offices in U.S. Occupation Zone, British Occupation Zone; minutes of meeting of URO’s Financial Control Committee.
Personal Names:
Jacobson, Jerome
Muller, Herman
Rock, Eli
Wehle, Kurt
Corporate Names:
American Federation of Jews from Central Europe
Individual Claims Agency
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Successor Organization
United Claims Agency
Subjects:
Claims
Currency Exchange
Indemnification
Legal
Remittances
Restitution
Geographic Locations:
British Occupation Zone
U.S. Occupation Zone
West Germany
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Series 45: United Service for New Americans
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File 1996: United Service for New Americans, 1953-1954, 1955

Extent: 0.66 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4105
Miscellaneous on coordination of migration services, on United Service for New Americans (USNA) debt. Material on U.S. immigration legislation, resettlement. Report on board meeting (January 17-18, 1953).
Personal Names:
Petluck, Ann
Corporate Names:
Committee of Five
HIAS
New York Association for New Americans (NYANA)
UJA
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Displaced Persons Act
Emigration
Financial
McCarran-Walter Immigration and Nationality Act
Refugees
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
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File 1997: United Service for New Americans, 1951-1952

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4105
Miscellaneous correspondence, accounting memos.
Personal Names:
Petluck, Ann
Corporate Names:
Committee of Five
HIAS
New York Association for New Americans (NYANA)
UJA
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Subjects:
Communal Assurances
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Financial
Hard-Core
Refugees
Resettlement
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File 1998: United Service for New Americans, IV.-XII. 1950

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4106
Miscellaneous correspondence, accounting memos, reports on fund-raising, immigration quotas.
Corporate Names:
New York Association for New Americans (NYANA)
UJA
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Subjects:
Emigration
Financial
Quotas
Refugees
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
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File 1999: United Service for New Americans, I.-III. 1950

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4106
Correspondence, accounting memos, reports on immigration quotas, procedures. NYANA report (February 17, 1950) “Statement of Services and Functions,” including section on resettlement of religious functionaries.
Personal Names:
Barkley, Vice President Alben
Petluck, Ann
Corporate Names:
Committee of Five
New York Association for New Americans (NYANA)
UJA
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Financial
Rabbis
Refugees
Religious Functionaries
Resettlement
Vocational Training
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2000: United Service for New Americans, VII.-XII. 1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4107
Material on development of Committee of Five; UJA-UPA negotiations for NYANA-USNA financing. Budget request (transmitted June 23, 1949) outlines division of responsibility between NYANA and USNA. Correspondence on eligibility of intermarried families.
Personal Names:
Beck, Joseph
Jordan, Charles
Linder, Harold
Corporate Names:
Committee of Five
New York Association for New Americans (NYANA)
UJA
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Subjects:
Communal Assurances
Displaced Persons
Displaced Persons Act
Emigration
Financial
Intermarriage
Intermarried Families
Refugees
Resettlement
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File 2001: United Service for New Americans, I.-VI. 1949

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4107
Correspondence on finances, communal assurances. Materials on division of responsibility between NYANA and USNA.
Personal Names:
Beck, Joseph
Jordan, Charles
Rosenberg, Edwin
Corporate Names:
HIAS
New York Association for New Americans (NYANA)
UJA
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Subjects:
Communal Assurances
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Financial
Refugees
Resettlement
Geographic Locations:
China
Europe
Shanghai
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File 2002: United Service for New Americans, X.-XII. 1948

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4108
Correspondence on finances, communal assurances. Materials on coordination of JDC, HIAS and USNA activities, including agreement (October 23, 1948), Council of Jewish Federations report (November 10, 1948); materials regarding Operating Organizational Committee and division of responsibility between USNA and a local New York agency.
Personal Names:
Beck, Joseph
Greenleigh, Arthur
Jordan, Charles
O’Connor, Edward
Rosenberg, Edwin
Squadrilli, Alex
Corporate Names:
Displaced Persons Commission
HIAS
UJA
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Subjects:
Communal Assurances
Displaced Persons
Displaced Persons Act
Emigration
Financial
Quotas
Refugees
Resettlement
Geographic Locations:
China
Europe
Shanghai
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File 2003: United Service for New Americans, VII.-IX. 1948

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4108
Correspondence on finances, merger of HIAS and USNA activities. Draft Council of Jewish Federations report (July 21, 1948) on USNA.
Personal Names:
Beck, Joseph
Leavitt, Moses
Montor, Henry
Rosenberg, Edwin
Corporate Names:
HIAS
UJA
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Financial
Quotas
Refugees
Resettlement
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File 2004: United Service for New Americans, IV.-VI. 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4108
Correspondence on finances. Reports on meetings regarding consolidation of emigration services; miscellaneous on division of responsibility between USNA and local New York agency.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Greenleigh, Arthur
Jordan, Charles
Lurie, Harry
Montor, Henry
Petluck, Ann
Rosenberg, Edwin
Corporate Names:
HIAS
UJA
United Palestine Appeal
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Financial
Refugees
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
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File 2005: United Service for New Americans, I.-III. 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4108
Correspondence on finances, statistics, immigration laws and procedures. Joseph Beck correspondence, including memo (February 2, 1948) summarizing background, organization and function of USNA.
Personal Names:
Beck, Joseph
Petluck, Ann
Rosenberg, Edwin
Corporate Names:
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Financial
Maintenance
Refugees
Resettlement
Transportation Deposits
U.S. Immigration
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File 2006: United Service for New Americans, VII.-XII. 1947

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4109
Correspondence on finances; memo (October 1, 1947) regarding collection of transportation expenses. Council of Jewish Federations survey of USNA.
Personal Names:
Beck, Joseph
Montor, Henry
Rosen, Irwin
Corporate Names:
United Palestine Appeal
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Financial
Maintenance
Refugees
Resettlement
Transportation Deposits
U.S. Immigration
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File 2007: United Service for New Americans, I.-VI. 1947

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4109
Correspondence, memos regarding finances.
Personal Names:
Beck, Joseph
Montor, Henry
Petluck, Ann
Rosenberg, Edwin
Corporate Names:
United Palestine Appeal
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Financial
Maintenance
Refugees
Religious Functionaries
Resettlement
Transients
U.S. Immigration
Visas
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File 2008: United Service for New Americans, VIII.-XII. 1946

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4109
Press release (August 1, 1946) on formation of USNA, result of merger of National Refugee Service and National Service to Foreign Born of National Council of Jewish Women. Miscellaneous financial materials. Minutes, materials of Executive Committee meeting (September 24, 1946), including report on immigration to U.S. Bernard Dubin report (October 18, 1946) on problems of Polish refugee yeshiva scholars, rabbis arriving from Shanghai.
Personal Names:
Beck, Joseph
Dubin, Bernard
Kalmanowitz, Rabbi Abraham
Rosenberg, Edwin
Corporate Names:
Agudas Israel
Lubavitch
National Council of Jewish Women
National Refugee Service
National Service to Foreign Born
Tracing Service
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Yeshiva Mir
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Financial
Maintenance
Rabbis
Refugees
Religious Functionaries
Resettlement
Transients
U.S. Immigration
Visas
Geographic Locations:
China
Shanghai
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File 2009: Hard-Core, 1950-1952

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4110
Correspondence regarding procedures for reimbursement by International Refugee Organization for hard-cord resettlement cases in U.S.
Personal Names:
Jordan, Charles
Levy, Henry
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
United Service for New Americans (USNA)
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Emigration
Financial
Hard-Core
Refugees
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
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Series 46: U.S. Committee for the Care of European Children
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File 2024: U.S. Committee for the Care of European Children, 1952-1953

Extent:

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4627
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File 2025: U.S. Committee for the Care of European Children, 1941, 1948-1951

Extent:

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4627
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Series 47: Vaad Hatzala
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File 2054: Vaad Hatzala, 1949-1953, 1957

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4114
Correspondence, memos on fund-raising, requests for religious books, emigration, responsibility for resettlement of yeshiva students.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Jordan, Charles
Levine, Flora
Levy, Henry
Rosen, Emanuel
Rosenberg, Rabbi Israel
Schoen, Pincus
Shapiro, Judah
Silver, Rabbi Eliezer
Corporate Names:
United Service for New Americans
Vaad Hatzala
Subjects:
Books
Emigration
Reception
Religious Books
Religious Supplies
Resettlement
Student Visas
Transit
Visas
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File 2055: Vaad Hatzala, VII.-XII. 1948

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4114
Correspondence (primarily Judah Shapiro) on JDC religious program in Germany.
Personal Names:
Baruch, Rabbi Nathan
Horowitz, Abraham
Katzki, Herbert
Sar, Samuel
Shapiro, Judah
Shapiro, Rabbi Solomon
Corporate Names:
Vaad Hatzala
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Fund-Raising
Kosher Food
Refugees
Religious Books
Religious Rehabilitation
Religious Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Germany
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File 2056: Vaad Hatzala, I.-VI. 1948

Extent: 0.30 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4114
Correspondence on Vaad Hatzala claims for support of religious institutions.
Personal Names:
Horowitz, Abraham
Corporate Names:
Central Jewish Orthodox Committee
Vaad Hatzala
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Religious Rehabilitation
Religious Supplies
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File 2057: Vaad Hatzala, VIII.-XII. 1947

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3773
Correspondence, reports regarding Vaad Hatzala fund-raising, agreement between JDC and Union of Orthodox Rabbis on activities.
Personal Names:
Bunim, Irving
Herzog, Rabbi Isaac
Karlinsky, Rabbi Jacob
Londinski, Rabbi
Schwartz, Joseph
Winograd, David
Wohlgelernter, Rabbi Solomon
Corporate Names:
Agudas Harabonim
American Vaad Hatzala Emergency Committee
Children’s Rescue Committee
Committee for War-Torn Yeshivahs
Jewish Central Orthodox Committee
Katana Yeshiva
Rescue Children
Vaad Hatzala
Subjects:
Child Care
Children
Children’s Homes
Displaced Persons
Education
Emigration
Fund-Raising
Orthodox
Refugees
Reparations
Schools
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Belgium
Bytom
France
Poland
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File 2058: Vaad Hatzala, I.-VII. 1947

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3773
Correspondence, reports regarding Vaad Hatzala fund-raising, talks between JDC and Union of Orthodox Rabbis on activities.
Personal Names:
Bunim, Irving
Herzog, Rabbi Isaac
Karlinsky, Rabbi Jacob
Klein, Stephen
Londinski, Rabbi
Pekarsky, Herman
Schwartz, Joseph
Sobel, Louis
Winograd, David
Wohlgelernter, Rabbi Solomon
Corporate Names:
Agudas Harabonim
American Vaad Hatzala Emergency Committee
Children’s Rescue Committee
Committee for War-Torn Yeshivahs
Jewish Central Orthodox Committee
Katana Yeshiva
Rescue Children
Vaad Hatzala
Subjects:
Child Care
Children
Children’s Homes
Displaced Persons
Education
Emigration
Fund-Raising
Orthodox
Refugees
Reparations
Schools
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Belgium
Bytom
France
Poland
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File 2059: Vaad Hatzala, 1946

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3774
Correspondence, memos on activities, claims, proposals, fund-raising. Report (May 1946) on Vaad Hatzala by Council of Jewish Federations.
Personal Names:
Berliant, Rabbi Samuel
Bunim, Irving
Gottfarb, Ragnar
Hayes, Saul
Herzog, Rabbi Isaac
Schoen, Pinchas
Silver, Rabbi Eliezer
Tenzer, Herbert
Corporate Names:
Agudas Harabonim
American Vaad Hatzala Emergency Committee
Canadian Jewish Congress
Committee for War-Torn Yeshivahs
Council of Jewish Federations
Rescue Children
Vaad Hatzala
Vaad Hatzala Rehabilitation Committee
Subjects:
Affidavits
Child Care
Children
Children’s Homes
Displaced Persons
Education
Emigration
Fund-Raising
Orthodox
Refugees
Reparations
Schools
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Poland
Shanghai
Sweden
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File 2060: Vaad Hatzala, VIII.-XII. 1945

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3775
Correspondence, memos on activities, claims, proposals, fund-raising. Report on Vaad Hatzala by Council of Jewish Federations (June 1944 CJF report, transmitted with 1945 correspondence). Miscellaneous on arrival (from Terezin to Switzerland), needs of 1,200 Jews. Letter from War Relief Control Board (August 24, 1945) on Vaad Hatzala’s status as war relief agency; letter from UNRRA (September 29, 1945) regarding limits on voluntary agencies’ activities in Germany.
Personal Names:
Bunim, Irving
Hyman, Joseph
Kalmanowitz, Rabbi Abraham
Klein, Stephen
Kotler, Rabbi Aron
Lewin, Isaac
Mayer, Saly
Sobel, Louis
Sternbuch, Isaac
Warhaftig, Zorach
Corporate Names:
American Vaad Hatzala Emergency Committee
Committee for War-Torn Yeshivahs
Council of Jewish Federations
UNRRA
Vaad Hatzala
War Relief Control Board
Subjects:
Child Care
Children
Displaced Persons
Education
Emigration
Financial
Maintenance
Orthodox
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Relief
Relief Supplies
Religious Supplies
Rescue
Voluntary Agencies
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Germany
Switzerland
Terezin
U.S. Occupation Zone
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File 2061: Vaad Hatzala, IV.-VII. 1945

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3775
Correspondence, memos on activities, claims, proposals, fund-raising.
Corporate Names:
American Vaad Hatzala Emergency Committee
Committee for War-Torn Yeshivahs
Vaad Hatzala
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Education
Emigration
Financial
Maintenance
Orthodox
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Rescue
Yeshivot
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File 2062: Vaad Hatzala, I.-III. 1945

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3775
Correspondence, memos on activities, claims, proposals, fund-raising.
Corporate Names:
American Vaad Hatzala Emergency Committee
Committee for War-Torn Yeshivahs
Vaad Hatzala
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Education
Emigration
Financial
Maintenance
Orthodox
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Rescue
Yeshivot
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Series 48: World Jewish Congress
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File 2069: World Jewish Congress, 1949-1953

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4124
Miscellaneous correspondence, report on Germany (1951).
Personal Names:
Ferencz, Benjamin
Goldmann, Nahum
Leavitt, Moses
Robinson, Nehemiah
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agency
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Textbooks
Geographic Locations:
Germany
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File 2070: World Jewish Congress, 1948

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4126
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Grossman, Kurt
Robinson, Nehemiah
Varchaver, Catherine
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Congress
Package Service
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Child Care
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File 2071: World Jewish Congress, 1947

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4126
Miscellaneous correspondence, press releases. Materials on negotiations and December 1947 agreement for JDC takeover of WJC/AJC child care programs.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Bein, William
Efros, Israel
Grossman, Kurt
Horwitz, Louis
Israel, Charles
Kubowitzki, Leon
Leiwick, H.
Margolis, Laura
Riegner, Gerhart
Sobel, Louis
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Congress
Location Service
Package Service
Tracing Service
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Child Care
Children
Children’s Homes
Displaced Persons
Morale Tours
Refugees
Geographic Locations:
Belgium
France
Italy
Poland
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File 2072: World Jewish Congress, 1946

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4126, 4127
Correspondence on WJC activities, fund-raising; press releases, news clippings.
Personal Names:
Efros, Israel
Gurfinkel, Oscar
Hilb, Ellen
Hyman, Joseph
Leiwick, H.
Lightman, Jacob
Pilpel, Robert
Pinson, Koppel
Sobel, Louis
Varshaver, Catherine
Vulcan, Beatrice
Wise, Mrs. Stephen
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Congress
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Child Care
Children
Children’s Homes
Displaced Persons
Food
Fund-Raising
Orphanages
Refugees
Relief Supplies
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
Belgium
China
Italy
Shanghai
South America
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File 2073: World Jewish Congress, VI.-XII. 1945

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4127
Correspondence on WJC fund-raising, conflicts; reaction to Congress Weekly articles “JDC Must Explain” (November 23, 1945) by Yitzchak Ziv-Av and “Failure of the JDC” (November 30, 1945).
Personal Names:
Lightman, Jacob
Lookstein, Rabbi Joseph
Schwartz, Joseph
Varshaver, Catherine
Wise, Rabbi Stephen
Ziv-Av, Yitzchak
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Congress
Congress Weekly
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Child Care
Children
Displaced Persons
Food Packages
Fund-Raising
Refugees
Relief Supplies
Repatriation
Geographic Locations:
South America
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File 2074: World Jewish Congress, I.-V. 1945

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4127
Correspondence, news clips, primarily regarding WJC fund-raising, claims about extent of relief/rescue activities.
Personal Names:
Lightman, Jacob
Margoshes, Samuel
Pinsky, Gertrude
Corporate Names:
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Children
Displaced Persons
Food Packages
Fund-Raising
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Rescue
Geographic Locations:
South America
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File 2075: World Jewish Congress, 1944

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4127
Miscellaneous correspondence, news clips.
Personal Names:
Gurfinkel, Oscar
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
World Jewish Congress
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Series 49: World Union for Progressive Judaism
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File 2076: World Union for Progressive Judaism, 1951-1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4128
Correspondence, primarily regarding funds to maintain Reform rabbi in Berlin.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Galinksi, Heinz
Haber, Sam
Levinson, Rabbi N. Peter
Montagu, Lily
Shapiro, Judah
Wice, Rabbi David
Corporate Names:
Hebrew Union College
Reform Judaism
World Union for Progressive Judaism
Subjects:
Education
Gemeinden
Liberal Judaism
Religious Education
Religious Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
Berlin
Germany
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File 2077: World Union for Progressive Judaism, 1941, 1946-1950

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4128
Correspondence regarding funds to maintain Reform rabbi in Berlin, and for Liberal/Reform schools in Israel.
Personal Names:
Baeck, Rabbi Leo
Buchman, Henrietta
Haber, Sam
Kaufman, Rabbi Jay
Levinson, Rabbi N. Peter
Montagu, Lily
Munk, Rabbi Michael
Schwarzschild, Rabbi Stephen
Wice, Rabbi David
Corporate Names:
Reform Judaism
World Union for Progressive Judaism
Subjects:
Books
Education
Gemeinden
Liberal Judaism
Religious Education
Religious Rehabilitation
Schools
Geographic Locations:
Berlin
Germany
Israel
Shanghai
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Series 50: YIVO Institute for Jewish Research
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File 2081: YIVO, 1950-1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4132
Correspondence, including JDC aid for research, recovery of Yivo materials in Europe.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Shapiro, Judah
Uveeler, Mark
Corporate Names:
Claims Conference
Yiddish Scientific Institute
Subjects:
Cultural Properties
Documentation
Education
Jewish History
Research
Salvage
Yiddish
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File 2082: YIVO, 1947-1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4132
Correspondence, including financial on allocations, and on Yivo acquisitions/recovery of documentary materials.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Phillips, Edward
Shapiro, Judah
Uveeler, Mark
Corporate Names:
Yiddish Scientific Institute
Subjects:
Cultural Properties
Documentation
Education
Jewish History
Research
Salvage
Yiddish
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File 2083: YIVO, 1945-1946

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4132
Correspondence, including Max Weinreich letters on location, recovery of cultural treasures in Europe.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Heller, Louis
Pinson, Koppel
Uveeler, Mark
Weinreich, Max
Corporate Names:
Yiddish Scientific Institute
Subjects:
Cultural Properties
Documentation
Education
Jewish History
Research
Salvage
Yiddish
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 2084: YIVO, 1930, 1933-1940, 1944

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4132
Correspondence, seeking assistance, summarizing role of Yivo in European Jewish life. Council of Jewish Federations report (July 1939) on Society of Friends of the Yiddish Scientific Institute. Report (English and Yiddish, transmitted October 17, 1944) on Jewish cultural activity in Poland under the Nazis.
Personal Names:
Duker, Abraham
Kahn, Alexander
Ringelblum, Emanuel
Weinreich, Max
Corporate Names:
Yiddish Scientific Institute
Subjects:
Cultural Life
Cultural Properties
Documentation
Education
Jewish History
Nazis
Research
Salvage
Yiddish
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Poland
Vilna
Warsaw
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File 1412: A, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1940, 1944-1946, 1949-1950, 1952-1954

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3475, 3476, 3483
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Tercentenary
Jehovah’s Witnesses (Albany)
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File 1413: Agudas Harabanim, 1947-1948, 1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3477
Miscellaneous correspondence
Personal Names:
Cohen, Rabbi Mayer
Leavitt, Moses
Rosenberg, Rabbi Israel
Silver, Rabbi Eliezer
Corporate Names:
Agudas Harabanim
Central Relief Committee
Jewish Agency
Union of Orthodox Rabbis of the U.S. and Canada
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File 1414: Agudas Israel World Organization, 1945-1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3478
Correspondence, including plan for emigration from Eastern Europe to Palestine, via the U.S.
Personal Names:
Brandstaetter, Usher
Comanor, Albert
Goodman, H.A.
Jung, Rabbi Leo
Lewin, Isaac
Rosenheim, Jacob
Rosenwald, William
Corporate Names:
Agudas Israel World Organization
Histadruth Agudath Israel
Poale Agudath Israel
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Emigration
Maintenance
U.S. Visitors Visas
Visas
Geographic Locations:
Eastern Europe
Palestine
Prague
Romania
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File 1415: Agudas Israel Youth Council of America, 1942-1943, 1945-1949

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3479
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Tress, Michael
Corporate Names:
Agudas Israel Youth Council of America
Save-a-Child Foundation
Subjects:
Children
Children’s Homes
Emigration
Fund-Raising
Parcels
Refugees
Visas
Geographic Locations:
France
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File 1424: Allied Jewish Appeal of Philadelphia, 1945-1950, 1952-1953

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3491
Miscellaneous correspondence, JDC financial reports.
Personal Names:
Gomberg, Ephraim
Leavitt, Moses
Corporate Names:
Allied Jewish Appeal of Philadelphia
UNRRA
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Federations
Financial
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1425: American Association of Former Inmates of Concentration Camps, 1948-1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3493
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Eisler, Armand
Corporate Names:
American Association of Former Inmates of Concentration Camps and Other Victims of Nazi Persecution
KZ-American Association of Former Inmates of Concentration Camps
Subjects:
Compensation
Displaced Persons
Relief
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File 1426: American Association of Social Workers, 1950, 1953

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3494
Correspondence.
Corporate Names:
American Association of Social Workers
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File 1427: American Committee for Relief of Yemenite Jews, 1946, 1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3497
Miscellaneous correspondence regarding aid to Yemenite Jews in Palestine, Aden.
Corporate Names:
American Committee for Relief of Yemenite Jews
Subjects:
Emigration
Refugees
Relief
Resettlement
Yemenite Jews
Geographic Locations:
Aden
Palestine
Yemen
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File 1431: American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, 1945, 1947, 1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3501
Miscellaneous correspondence on fund-raising.
Corporate Names:
American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science
Subjects:
Financial
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Rehovot
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File 1483: American Council of Warsaw Jews, 1943-1949

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3579
Miscellaneous correspondence regarding aid from landsmanshaften.
Personal Names:
Hyman, Joseph
Wohl, Samuel
Corporate Names:
American Council of Warsaw Jews
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Financial
Landsmanshaften
Relief
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File 1484: American Council on Education, 1948, 1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3502
Correspondence regarding council’s Commission on the Occupied Areas.
Personal Names:
Snyder, Harold
Corporate Names:
American Council on Education
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1488: American Friends Service Committee, 1945

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4166
Correspondence on aid to Jewish conscientious objectors.
Personal Names:
Hyman, Joseph
Pickett, Clarence
Corporate Names:
American Friends Service Committee
Subjects:
Conscientious Objectors
Maintenance
Welfare
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File 1490: American Fund for Israel (Palestinian) Institutions, 1945-1949, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3588
Miscellaneous correspondence regarding fund-raising for Israeli institutions.
Personal Names:
Norman, Edward
Corporate Names:
American Fund for Israel (Palestinian) Institutions
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
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File 1491: American Hungarian Federation, 1945-1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3589
Miscellaneous on landsmanshaften. Louis Sobel letter (November 28, 1945) describes JDC arrangements with landsmanshaften, at urging of President’s War Relief Control Board.
Personal Names:
Sobel, Louis
Corporate Names:
American Hungarian Federation
Hungarian Jewish Aid Society
President’s War Relief Control Board
Subjects:
Landsmanshaften
Geographic Locations:
Hungary
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File 1492: American Hungarian Relief, 1945-1946, 1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3590
Correspondence with New York organization regarding nonsectarian aid.
Corporate Names:
American Hungarian Relief
Subjects:
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Hungary
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File 1502: American Jewish Labor Council, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3601
Miscellaneous correspondence attempting to determine if funds are distributed in Europe by American Jewish Labor Council.
Personal Names:
Gainer, Morris
Steinberg, Max
Winogradok, Joseph
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Labor Council
Subjects:
Communal Organizations
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File 1503: American Jewish Relief Committee, 1931, 1934-1935, 1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3602
Miscellaneous materials on banking (1931-1935), on dissolution of organization (1950).
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Relief Committee
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File 1504: American League for a Free Palestine, 1946

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3603
Correspondence attempting to distance JDC from organization.
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Selden, Henry Louis
Corporate Names:
American League for a Free Palestine
Subjects:
Zionist Organizations
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File 1505: American Library Association, 1946-1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3604
Questionnaire regarding reconstruction of libraries worldwide.
Corporate Names:
American Library Association
Subjects:
Cultural
Reconstruction
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File 1506: American Memorial to 6 Million Jews of Europe, 1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3606
Limited correspondence regarding JDC participation in effort to form a board related to organization for a memorial to Nazi victims.
Personal Names:
Lerner, Adolph
Corporate Names:
American Memorial to 6 Million Jews of Europe
Subjects:
Commemoration
Holocaust
Memorial
Nazi Victims
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File 1507: American National Red Cross, 1940, 1946-1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3607
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Albert, Archduke Charles
Corporate Names:
American National Red Cross
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Food
Gamma Globulin
Health
Immunizations
Medical
Medical Supplies
Refugees
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Poland
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File 1508: American Red Mogen David, 1947-1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3649
Correspondence regarding fund-raising in U.S.
Personal Names:
Levontin, Meshoulam
Montor, Henry
Rabinovitz, Moshe
Corporate Names:
American Red Mogen David
Mogen David Adom
UPA
Subjects:
Ambulances
Fund-Raising
Medical
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
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File 1509: American Relief for Holland, 1945-1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3650
Miscellaneous on shipments of supplies, dissolution of fund, also known as Queen Wilhelmina Fund.
Personal Names:
Scales, Victor
Corporate Names:
American Relief for Holland
Queen Wilhelmina Fund
Subjects:
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Holland
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File 1510: American Relief for Korea, 1950-1952

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3651
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
American Relief for Korea
Subjects:
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Asia
Korea
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File 1511: Association of Jewish Landsmanschaften and Societies, 1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3653
Correspondence regarding fund-raising.
Personal Names:
Grant, Alfred
Rybojad, Adolph
Corporate Names:
Association of Jewish Landsmanschaften and Societies
Union des Juifs pour la Resistance et l’Entr’Aide (UJRE
Union of Jews for Resistance and Mutual Aid)
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Landsmanschaften
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File 1512: Aufbau, 1945-1948, 1955

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3654
Miscellaneous correspondence, complaints, reports of conditions to German-Jewish newspaper.
Personal Names:
George, Manfred
Corporate Names:
Aufbau
Subjects:
German Jews
Newspapers
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File 1513: Baron de Hirsch Fund, 1935, 1939, 1946-1948

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3657
Correspondence regarding funds from Baron de Hirsch Fund for loan kassas, particularly in Salonika (Saloniki), Greece.
Personal Names:
Montefiore, Leonard
Corporate Names:
Baron de Hirsch Fund
Jewish Colonization Association
Refugee Assistance Fund
Émigré Charitable Fund
Subjects:
Loan Kassas
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
Greece
Salonika (Saloniki)
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File 1514: Belgian War Relief Society, 1946-1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3656
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
Belgian War Relief Society
Subjects:
Nonsectarian Aid
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Belgium
Europe
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File 1515: Beth Jacob Schools, 1940-1941, 1946-1948

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 1244
Miscellaneous materials on aid for schools in Palestine-Israel, Hungary.
Personal Names:
Kahn, Bernhard
Rosen, Irwin
Schenkolewski, Meier
Vorhand, Rabbi
Corporate Names:
Beth Jacob Schools
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Education
Emigration
Girls’ Schools
Religious Education
Schools
U.S. Immigration
Geographic Locations:
Bratislava
Hungary
Israel
Palestine
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File 1523: Bobowa Yeshiva, Students, 1946-1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 1245
Correspondence regarding assistance to Bobowa rabbis and students for entry into U.S. Contains list of surviving students in Germany and Poland.
Personal Names:
Halberstam, Rabbi Solomon
Corporate Names:
Bobover
Bobowa Yeshiva
Vaad Hatzala
Subjects:
Education
Emigration
List
Rabbis
Religious Education
Students
U.S. Immigration
Visas
Yeshivot
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File 1524: Bulova Foundation, 1948-1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3694
Correspondence regarding assurances for immigrants; query regarding JDC expenditures.
Personal Names:
Bulova, Arde
Guilden, Louise
Herscher, Seymour
Corporate Names:
Bulova Foundation
Subjects:
Community Assurances
Corporate Affidavits
Emigration
Employment
Immigration
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File 1525: C, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1946, 1948, 1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3695, 3696
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Congress
Central Mennonite Relief Committee
Committee for Overseas Relief Supplies
Committee for Training for Jewish Social Work
Committee for the Survival of Eastern European Jews in Montreal
World Jewish Congress
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File 1548: Church World Service, 1946-1947, 1954

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3725
Miscellaneous correspondence. Printed matter: “The Church Builds the Groundwork of Peace” (March 1946) on relief and rehabilitation activities of Protestant church in Europe and Asia.
Personal Names:
Riegner, Gerhard
Warnshuis, A. Livingston
Corporate Names:
American Christian Committee for Refugees
Church World Service
National Council of the Churches of Christ
Protestant Church
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Children
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
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File 1567: Combined Relief for Jews from Germany and Austria, 1946-1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3728
Correspondence regarding funds raised by landsmanshaften.
Personal Names:
Einstein, Albert
George, Manfred
Corporate Names:
Aufbau
Combined Relief for Jews from Germany and Austria
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Landsmanschaften
Relief
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Germany
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File 1568: Commentary, 1945-1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3729
Miscellaneous correspondence, subscriptions. Reprints: Nathan Reich “Jewish Life in the Russian Satellites” (April 1949), Hal Lehrman, “Turning Point in Jewish Philanthropy?” (September 1950).
Personal Names:
Lehrman, Hal
Reich, Nathan
Corporate Names:
Commentary
Subjects:
Magazines
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File 1569: Commission on European Jewish Cultural Reconstruction, 1945-1947

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3730
Correspondence on organization of commission; report (dated September 6, 1946) and comments, “Tentative Report on the Present Jewish Educational Situation in Europe.” Printed matter: “Tentative List of Jewish Cultural Treasures in Axis-Occupied Countries,” Supplement to Jewish Social Studies, Vol. VIII, No.1, 1946
Personal Names:
Arendt, Hannah
Baron, Salo
Michael, Jerome
Corporate Names:
Commission on European Jewish Cultural Reconstruction
Conference on Jewish Relations
Jewish Agency
Jewish Restitution Commission
Oeuvre de Notre Dame de Sion
Trustee Commission
Subjects:
Children
Cultural Properties
Heirless property
Restitution
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File 1570: Commission for International Educational Reconstruction, 1946-1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3731
Correspondence on activities of commission coordinating voluntary agencies’ education reconstruction in Europe.
Personal Names:
Snyder, Harold
Corporate Names:
American Council on Education
Carnegie Corporation
Commission for International Educational Reconstruction
Subjects:
Education
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Teacher Training
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1571: Committee for the Forgotten Million, 1948-1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3732
Correspondence on committee activities.
Personal Names:
Novick, Rabbi William
Shalom, Isaac
Corporate Names:
Committee for the Forgotten Million
Ozar Hatorah
Subjects:
Children
Fund-Raising
Moslem Countries
Orthodox
Religious Education
Schools
Geographic Locations:
Iran
Morocco
North Africa
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File 1574: Common Council for American Unity, 1946-1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3733
Miscellaneous correspondence, including proposed “International Bill of Rights.”
Personal Names:
Lewis, Read
Corporate Names:
Common Council for American Unity
Subjects:
International Bill of Rights
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File 1582: Conference on Science, Philosophy and Religion, 1950, 1952

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3772
Program, correspondence and prepared texts for 11th seminar of conference sponsored by Jewish Theological Seminary and Columbia University.
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Corporate Names:
Columbia University
Conference on Science Philosophy and Religion
Jewish Theological Seminary
Subjects:
Conferences
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File 1584: Coordinating Foundation, 1940-1941, 1943, 1945-1947

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3741
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Coulon, Georges
Linder, Harold
Van Zeeland, Paul
Corporate Names:
Coordinating Foundation
Subjects:
Nigel Law
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File 1585: Congress for Jewish Culture, 1947-1950, 1952

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3746
Miscellaneous correspondence on plans, requests of congress.
Personal Names:
Schwartz, Pincus
Corporate Names:
Congress For Jewish Culture
Jewish Labor Committee
Workmen’s Circle
Yiddish Culture Congress
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File 1604: Council of Relief Agencies Licensed for Operation in Germany (CRALOG), 1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3765
Miscellaneous on JDC membership in organization to facilitate favorable government treatment for relief operations in Germany.
Personal Names:
Rice, James
Corporate Names:
Council of Relief Agencies Licensed for Operation in Germany (CRALOG)
Subjects:
Customs
Relief Supplies
Voluntary Agencies
Welfare
Geographic Locations:
Germany
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File 1605: Day Jewish Journal, 1945-1947, 1954, 1964

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3767
Correspondence, newspaper stories.
Personal Names:
Guzik, David
Joslow, M. Jacob
Sobel, Louis
Corporate Names:
Day Jewish Journal
Vaad Hatzala
Subjects:
Kosher Food
Newspapers
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Budapest
Hungary
Poland
Romania
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File 1606: Detroit Jewish Chronicle, 1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3768
Correspondence regarding critical column by Phineas Biron (March 19, 1948).
Personal Names:
Biron, Phineas
Corporate Names:
Detroit Jewish Chronicle
Subjects:
Newspapers
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File 1607: E, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1945-1946

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3770
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
Emergency Committee for Relief of Jews of Hungary
Emergency Food Collection Incorporated
Subjects:
Landsmanshaften
Relief
Relief Supplies
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File 1610: Emergency Rescue Committee for European Jews, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3776
Reports, correspondence regarding religious activities for refugees by committee of Klausenburger Rabbi.
Personal Names:
Halberstam, Rabbi Solomon Leib
Klausenburger Rabbi
Passman, Charles
Corporate Names:
Beth Jacob Schools
Emergency Rescue Committee for European Jews
Vaad Shearith Hepleitah
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Orthodox
Refugees
Religious Supplies
Talmud Torah
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Austria
France
Germany
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File 1611: Emigre Charitable Fund, 1946-1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3777
Correspondence regarding funds for reconstruction projects to aid refugees.
Corporate Names:
Emigre Charitable Fund
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Education
Fishing School
Loan Kassas
Reconstruction
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Scholarships
Vocational Training
Geographic Locations:
Fano
Greece
Italy
Sweden
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File 1612: Encyclopedia Hebraica, 1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3778
Correspondence regarding entry on JDC in encyclopedia.
Personal Names:
Horowitz, Abraham
Sackler, Harry
Corporate Names:
Encyclopedia Hebraica
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File 1613: European Jewish Children’s Aid, 1945-1949

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4231
Financial reports (1945-1946); correspondence, including Lotte Marcuse memo (October 24, 1945) on post-war family reunions.
Personal Names:
Marcuse, Lotte
Corporate Names:
European Jewish Children’s Aid
German-Jewish Children’s Aid
U.S. Committee for the Care of European Children
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Adoption
Child Care
Children
Family Reunification
Orphans
Welfare
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File 1616: F, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1945-1946

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3780
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
Agudas Israel Youth Council of America
Federation of Danubian Jews
Federation of Lithuanian Jews of Detroit
Federation of Maramarosh Jews
Food for the Jewish Children of Europe
Subjects:
Landsmanschaften
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File 1617: Federated Council of Israel (Palestine) Institutions, 1946, 1949-1950, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3782
Miscellaneous correspondence. Statement (transmitted with memo of August 7, 1946) on “United program of the FCPI and the Vaad Leumi for the independent Palestinian institutions.”
Personal Names:
Horowitz, Abraham
Corporate Names:
Federated Council of Israel (Palestine) Institutions
Ichud Hayeshivot
Irgun Mosdoth Hazedakah Vehachesed
Jewish Agency
Mifal Hatorah
National Council of Palestine Jews
Union of Orthodox Rabbis of the United States and Canada
Vaad Hayeshivot
Vaad Leumi
Subjects:
Blind
Education
Free-Loan Societies
Fund-Raising
Medical
Old-Age Homes
Orphanages
Relief
Soup Kitchens
Welfare
Yeshivot
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File 1618: Federation for European Relief, 1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3783
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
American Federation for Polish Jews
Federation for European Relief
Subjects:
Children
Children’s Homes
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
France
Montmorency
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File 1619: Federation of Jewish Philanthropies, New York, 1944-1948, 1952-1953

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3785
Correspondence, primarily meeting announcements, fund-raising solicitations to JDC staff. Printed material: “Federation reports to the community” (1944).
Corporate Names:
Federation of Jewish Philanthropies
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
New York
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File 1620: Federation of Refugee Agencies, 1946

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3787
Correspondence regarding proposed fund-raising federation for agencies dealing with refugees and displaced persons.
Personal Names:
Brundage, Percival
Corporate Names:
Federation of Refugee Agencies
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Fund-Raising
Refugees
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1625: Foster Parents Plan for War Children, 1945, 1948, 1950, 1952

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3794
Miscellaneous correspondence; 1950 report on organization (with application to American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service).
Personal Names:
Blue, Edna
Leavitt, Moses
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Subjects:
Children
Foster Parents Plan for Spanish Children
Foster Parents Plan for War Children
Maintenance
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Relief
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Spain
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File 1626: Four Organizations, 1949-1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4483
Miscellaneous materials, including congressional testimony regarding efforts of four organizations (JDC, World Jewish Congress, American Jewish Committee, Jewish Agency) to recover Nazi-era Jewish properties. Accounting memos, minutes of meetings.
Personal Names:
Ferencz, Benjamin
Gray, Herman
Hyman, Abraham
Kagan, Saul
McCloy, John
Rock, Eli
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Committee
Four Organizations
Jewish Agency
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Financial
Heirless Assets
Indemnification
Property
Property Claims
Reparations
Restitution
Settlements
U.S. Property Legislation
U.S. Trading with the Enemy Act
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Switzerland
U.S. Occupation Zone
West Germany
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File 1627: Freeland League for Jewish Territorial Colonization, 1943, 1945-1949, 1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3796
Correspondence, press releases regarding resettlement of displaced persons.
Personal Names:
Joslow, M. Jacob
Pilpel, Robert
Warburg, Edward M.M.
Corporate Names:
Freeland League for Jewish Territorial Colonization
Subjects:
Camp Consolidation
Displaced Persons
Migration
Refugees
Resettlement
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Foehrenwald
Germany
Netherlands
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File 1628: Free Synagogue Child Adoption Committee (New York), 1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3797
Correspondence, primarily concerning misunderstandings about possible adoptions.
Personal Names:
Blitzer, Mrs. Moses
Marcuse, Lotte
Corporate Names:
European Jewish Children’s Aid
Free Synagogue Child Adoption Committee
Subjects:
Adoption
Children
Orphans
Geographic Locations:
Europe
New York
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File 1630: Golden Rule Foundation, 1945-1947, 1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3800
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
Commodity Credit Corporation
Golden Rule Foundation
National Stewardship Institute
Subjects:
Surplus Foods
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1631: H, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1940-1941, 1945-1946, 1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3803
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Warburg, Frieda Schiff
Warburg, Max
Corporate Names:
American Hungarian Relief
Hebrew Resistance Committee (Young Israel of Williamsburg; Young Israel of Brooklyn)
Hungarian American Council for Democracy
Self-Help & Reconstruction
Subjects:
Children
Refugees
Summer Camps
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File 1637: Hashomer Hatzair, 1937-1938

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3806
Miscellaneous correspondence seeking funds.
Personal Names:
Bentov, Mordecai
Kahn, Bernhard
Corporate Names:
Hashomer Hatzair
Subjects:
Youth Movements
Zionists
Geographic Locations:
Poland
Warsaw
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File 1638: Hebrew Committee on National Liberation, 1944, 1947

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3807
Correspondence regarding demands, grievances of Hebrew Committee on National Liberation for designated financing for aid, transit of refugees into France.
Personal Names:
Bergson, Peter
Katzki, Herbert
Merlin, S.
Selden, Harry Louis
Corporate Names:
American League for a Free Palestine
Comite Hebreu de Liberation Nationale
Hebrew Committee on National Liberation
Hechalutz
Jewish Agency
Subjects:
Aliya
Emigration
Non-Zionists
Refugees
Transit
Welfare
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
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File 1639: Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion, 1941, 1945-1946, 1951, 1955

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3809, 4068
Correspondence on 70th anniversary of Hebrew Union College, fund-raising.
Personal Names:
Baerwald, Paul
Hyman, Joseph
Morgenstern, Julian
Warburg, Edward M.M.
Wohl, Rabbi Samuel
Corporate Names:
Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion
Union of American Hebrew Congregations
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Reform
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File 1640: Hechalutz, 1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3810
Miscellaneous financial correspondence regarding seminar.
Personal Names:
Majus, Jacob
Corporate Names:
Hashomer Hatzair
Hechalutz
Subjects:
Youth Movements
Zionists
Geographic Locations:
Czechoslovakia
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File 1645: Holyland Emergency Liaison Program, 1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3818
Correspondence regarding press statement on aid to Arab refugees.
Personal Names:
Lilienthal, Alfred
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
Holyland Emergency Liaison Program (Help)
Subjects:
Arabs
Refugees
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File 1647: Hungarian Roumanian Relief Committee, 1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3821
Correspondence regarding fund-raising.
Corporate Names:
Hungarian Roumanian Relief Committee
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Orthodox
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File 1648: Hunter College, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3820
Correspondence regarding shipment of food supplies; aid to refugee professors in France via Inter-Faculty Friendship Committee of Hunter chapter of American Association of University Professors.
Corporate Names:
American Association of University Professors
Hunter College
Inter-Faculty Friendship Committee
Subjects:
Food
Refugee Professors
Refugees
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
France
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File 1649: I, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1947-1948, 1951, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3816
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
International Committee of YMCAs
International Development Placement Association
International Student Service
International Union of Students
Israel Coin Distributors Corporation
Subjects:
Industrial Relations Counselors
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File 1659: International Conference of Jewish Social Work, 1946, 1948-1951

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3827
Miscellaneous on conference, financing.
Personal Names:
Leavitt, Moses
Ollendorff, Frederick
Corporate Names:
International Conference of Jewish Social Work
National Conference of Jewish Social Welfare
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File 1662: International Council of Jewish Women, 1951-1952, 1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3831
Miscellaneous materials, including 1954 query regarding membership application of “women’s section” of Yugoslav Jewish community.
Personal Names:
Cahn, Gladys (Mrs. Moise)
Corporate Names:
International Council of Jewish Women
Subjects:
Women
Geographic Locations:
Yugoslavia
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File 1663: International Legal Assistance, 1949-1950

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3837
Miscellaneous on the formation of International Legal Assistance, including certificate of incorporation, by-laws.
Personal Names:
Chamberlain, Joseph
Saher, Edward
Corporate Names:
International Bar Association
International Legal Assistance
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File 1704: International Secretariat for Non-Governmental Organizations Operating in the Field of Migration, 1951

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3854
Draft proposal for creation of group.
Subjects:
Emigration
Refugees
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1705: International Rescue Committee, 1945-1947, 1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3855
Bulletins, correspondence concerning international rescue and relief committee aiding anti-fascists.
Corporate Names:
International Rescue Committee
Subjects:
Emigration
Refugees
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1711: International Welfare Group, 1948-1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3861
Correspondence concerning creation/interests of International Welfare Group. Printed materials: statement by International Preparatory Commission to International Congress on Mental Health (London, August 1948); “U.S. Participation in International Congress on Mental Health.”
Personal Names:
Joslow, M. Jacob
Corporate Names:
International Committee for Mental Hygiene
International Congress on Mental Health
International Welfare Group
Subjects:
Children
Displaced Persons
Mental Health
Refugees
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File 1712: Interpreter Releases, 1946-1950

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3862
Stencils of “Interpreter Releases, an information service on immigration, naturalization and related problems”; publication of Common Council for American Unity, edited by Frank L. Auerbach; includes articles on administration, interpretation of Displaced Persons Act.
Personal Names:
Auerbach, Frank L.
Corporate Names:
Common Council for American Unity
Subjects:
Displaced Persons Act
Interpreter Releases
Naturalization
Refugees
U.S. Immigration
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File 1713: J, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1944-1948, 1953

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3865
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Kessel, Izaki Manoel
Corporate Names:
Jewish Community Council of Detroit
Jewish Latvian Relief
Jewish National Workers Alliance
Jewish Post (Indianapolis)
Subjects:
Jacob Michael Collection of Jewish Music
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File 1714: Janina Relief Fund, 1944-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3866
Correspondence including financial, remittances, on uses of landsmanschaft fund of Greek Jews. Correspondence (1954) regarding termination of loan kassa.
Personal Names:
Benrubi, H.
Blum, Joseph
Buchman, Henrietta
Cohen, Morris
Goldfarb, Harold
Josephs, Joseph I.
Katzki, Herbert
Tarshansky, Solomon
Corporate Names:
Epirus Reconstruction Committee
Janina Relief Fund Greece
National Council of Jewish Women
Subjects:
Dowry Fund
Financial
Landsleit
Landsmanschaften
Loan Kassas
Reconstruction
Rehabilitation
Vocational Training
Geographic Locations:
Athens
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File 1735: Jewish Agricultural Settlement Corporation, 1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3880
Herman Simon memo regarding efforts of German Jews.
Personal Names:
Simon, Herman
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agricultural Settlement Corporation (JASC)
Subjects:
Agriculture
German Jews
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
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File 1736: Jewish Agricultural Society, 1946-1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3881
Press releases on Jewish farming. Printed matter: Report of the managing director for the period 1900-1949; report for 1950.
Personal Names:
de Hirsch, Baron Maurice
Corporate Names:
Jewish Agricultural Society
Subjects:
Agriculture
Farming
Loans
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
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File 1737: Jewish Book Council, 1949-1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3882
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
Jewish Book Council
Subjects:
Books
Culture
Libraries
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1747: Jewish Daily Forward, 1945-1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3888
Miscellaneous newspaper articles.
Corporate Names:
Jewish Daily Forward
Subjects:
Newspapers
Yiddish
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File 1748: Jewish Education Committee of New York, 1946-1950

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3889, 3890
Miscellaneous bulletins, correspondence, including materials on “school adoption program.”
Personal Names:
Dushkin, Alexander
Phillips, Edward
Corporate Names:
American Association for Jewish Education
Jewish Education Committee of New York
Subjects:
Children
Education
Geographic Locations:
Belgium
France
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File 1749: Jewish Encyclopedic Handbooks, 1947-1948, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3891
Miscellaneous correspondence regarding financing of book project.
Personal Names:
Gilinsky, S.
Leavitt, Moses
Corporate Names:
Central Yiddish Culture Organization
Comite Auxiliar
Subjects:
Books
Culture
Jewish Encyclopedic Handbooks
Yiddish
Geographic Locations:
Brazil
Rio de Janeiro
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File 1750: Jewish Morning Journal, 1945-1949, 1952

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3897
Miscellaneous newspaper articles.
Corporate Names:
Jewish Morning Journal
Subjects:
Newspapers
Yiddish
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File 1753: Jewish National Workers Alliance, 1944, 1945

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3899
Miscellaneous memos, correspondence primarily concerned with organizational structure of JDC, relief activities.
Corporate Names:
Jewish National Workers Alliance
Pioneer Women’s Organization
Poale Zion
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File 1754: Jewish Occupational Council, 1946, 1948-1950, 1953

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3900
Miscellaneous materials, including correspondence regarding potential services to Malben.
Personal Names:
Cohen, Eli
Passman, Charles
Corporate Names:
Jewish Occupational Council
MALBEN
Subjects:
Hard-Core
Occupational Training
Vocational Training
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1755: Jewish Publication Society of America, 1945-1950, 1959

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3902
Correspondence regarding provision of books to chaplains and Jewish communal libraries in Europe; bibliography of JDC publications (1959).
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Hyman, Joseph
Jacobs, Maurice
Jung, Rabbi Leo
Corporate Names:
Jewish Publication Society of America
Subjects:
Books
Companies
Cultural Reconstruction
Education
Libraries
Rehabilitation
Geographic Locations:
Budapest
Hungary
Italy
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File 1771: Jewish Social Service Review Quarterly, 1948-1950, 1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3904
Correspondence regarding drafts, reprints of articles: Philip Klein (June 1950) on Paul Baerwald School of Social Work; draft of Charles Jordan article (transmitted December 22, 1949) on migration; draft of Louis Horowitz and Aubrey Malach article (transmitted December 29, 1954) on professional disciplines of overseas assignments. Miscellaneous minutes of quarterly’s editorial board.
Personal Names:
Goldman, Benjamin
Horowitz, Louis
Jordan, Charles
Klein, Philip
Malach, Aubrey
Stein, Herman
Corporate Names:
Jewish Social Service Review Quarterly
Paul Baerwald School of Social Work
Subjects:
Migration
Professional Development
Social Work
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File 1777: Jewish Theological Seminary, 1946-1953

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3908
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Friedman, Harry
Corporate Names:
Jewish Theological Seminary
Seminary Israel Institute
Subjects:
Gieldzinski collection
Judaica
Library
Geographic Locations:
Danzig
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File 1778: Jewish War Veterans of the U.S., 1946-1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3909
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Schottland, Charles
Corporate Names:
Haganah
Jewish War Veterans of the U.S.
Subjects:
Friendship Train
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Palestine
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File 1782: Jewish Welfare Fund of Chicago, Combined Jewish Appeal, 1945, 1947-1951, 1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3913
Miscellaneous on fund-raising, financial and travel arrangements.
Corporate Names:
Combined Jewish Appeal
Jewish Welfare Fund of Chicago
Subjects:
Federations
Fund-Raising
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File 1783: Jewish Zionist Labor Relief Committee, 1948-1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3917
Correspondence regarding fund-raising for Hungarian children’s homes.
Personal Names:
Bisseliches, M.
Corporate Names:
Jewish Zionist Labor Relief Committee
Magyar Cionista Szovetseg
Subjects:
Children’s Homes
Fund-Raising
Geographic Locations:
Hungary
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File 1784: Jews from France, 1948, 1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3918
Appeals for books for orphanages.
Personal Names:
Ginzberg, Raphael
Subjects:
Books
Children’s Homes
Jews from France
Landsmanschaften
Orphanages
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File 1785: John Jay Company, 1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3920
Correspondence regarding description of JDC for inclusion in book “How to Wage Peace: The Citizen’s Guide for Action” by Hans Rosenhaupt.
Personal Names:
Rosenhaupt, Hans
Corporate Names:
John Jay Company
Subjects:
“How to Wage Peace: The Citizen’s Guide for Action”
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File 1786: Joint Defense Appeal, 1945-1950, 1952

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3919
Correspondence and summary materials on fund-raising agency of American Jewish Committee and Anti-Defamation League (ADL).
Corporate Names:
American Jewish Committee
Anti-Defamation League (ADL)
Joint Defense Appeal
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
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File 1787: K, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1945, 1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3921
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
Kalushiner Relief
Kalvarier Aid Society
Subjects:
Landsmanschaften
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File 1788: Keren Aliyah U’Klitah, 1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3922
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Silver, Rabbi Eliezer
Winograd, David
Corporate Names:
Keren Aliyah U’Klitah
Union of Orthodox Rabbis
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File 1789: Keren Hayesod, 1945-1950, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3924
Correspondence on fund-raising and fund-raising problems in South America; on foreign exchange, remittances from movie industry. Printed matter: “30 Years Keren Hayesod,” “Facts and Figures on Israel’s Population and Economy” (June-August 1950).
Personal Names:
Rosenbluth, Martin
Corporate Names:
Hebrew University
Keren Hayesod
Palestine Foundation Fund
Service for Palestine
United Palestine Appeal
Subjects:
Currency Exchange
Fund-Raising
Kosher Food Packages
Remittances
Geographic Locations:
Israel
South America
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File 1791: L, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1945-1947, 1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3929
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
League for Lithuanian Jews
Leval & Co.
Los Angeles Jewish Community Council
Lubashover Branch 231 Workmen’s Circle
Subjects:
Landsmanschaften
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Russia
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File 1800: League for Religious Labor in Palestine, 1946-1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3935
Correspondence on fund-raising, financial claims.
Personal Names:
Warhaftig, Zorach
Corporate Names:
League for Religious Labor in Palestine
Mizrachi
Subjects:
Claims
Geographic Locations:
Hungary
South America
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File 1804: Lubavitch Yeshivah, 1945-1954

Extent: 0.75 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 1280
Correspondence, accounting memos regarding subventions to Lubavitch schools. Correspondence (1952) regarding resistance to Lubavitch emigration from France. Contains list transmitted February 22,1947: Jews repatriated to Poland from Russia; names (received August 28,1945) of students from Tomchei Tmimim of Otowck, Poland, who are refugees in Shanghai.
Personal Names:
Bein, William
Buchman, Henrietta
Gorodetski, Rabbi Benjamin
Gourary, Rabbi S.
Katzki, Herbert
Shapiro, Judah
Corporate Names:
Agudas Chasidei Chabad
Lubavitch
Lubavitch Yeshivah
Nonpartisan Committee for the Survival of Eastern European Jews
Subjects:
Education
Emigration
List
Religious Education
Repatriation
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Casablanca
France
Germany
Morocco
Pocking
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File 1805: M, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3942, 3946, 3949
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
McGraw Hill
Menorah Journal
Mizrachi Religious Book Committee
Morning Journal
Subjects:
Newspapers
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File 1807: Materials for Palestine, 1948-1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3945
Correspondence, primarily regarding solicitations of funds, supplies for Israel.
Personal Names:
Boehm, Joachim
Jarcho, Julius
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Israeli Supply Mission
Materials for Palestine
Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1808: Meals for Millions Foundation, 1947-1948, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3947
Correspondence, reports on nutritional substance developed by Los Angeles foundation to combat starvation world-wide.
Personal Names:
Borsook, Henry
Clinton, Clifford
Corporate Names:
Meals for Millions Foundation
Subjects:
Food
Multi-Purpose Food
Nutrition
Starvation
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File 1809: Minneapolis Federation for Jewish Service, 1932, 1939, 1942, 1946, 1950, 1952

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3950
Miscellaneous correspondence, including pre-war correspondence on contributions to yeshivot in Europe.
Personal Names:
Grodzienski, Rabbi Chaim
Corporate Names:
Minneapolis Federation for Jewish Service
Subjects:
Financial
Religious Rehabilitation
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Vilna (Wilno)
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File 1810: Mizrachi Organization, 1945-1949

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3951, 3952
Correspondence regarding fund-raising, children’s aid, relief supplies.
Personal Names:
Kirshblum, Rabbi Max
Lightman, Jacob
Lookstein, Rabbi Joseph
Vulcan, Bea
Corporate Names:
Agudath Israel
Bachad
Mizrachi Organization
Mizrachi Women’s Organization
World Jewish Congress
Subjects:
Children
Displaced Persons
Education
Financial
Fund-Raising
Medical
Relief Supplies
Religious Supplies
Sefer Torah
TB
Vocational Training
Yeshivot
Geographic Locations:
Belgium
Champcourtain
Europe
France
Marquain
Romania
South America
Switzerland
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File 1811: Morning Freiheit, 1945-1947

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3953
Correspondence, newspaper accounts (Yiddish, English) from newspaper of Jewish communists in U.S.
Personal Names:
Novick, Paul
Corporate Names:
Morning Freiheit
Subjects:
Newspapers
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File 1812: N, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1946, 1948, 1950-1951

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3955
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
New York Herald Tribune
New York Post
New York Times
Subjects:
Newspapers
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File 1815: National Catholic Welfare Conference, 1944-1949, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3960
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Swanstrom, Edward
Corporate Names:
National Catholic Welfare Conference (NCWC)
War Relief Services
Subjects:
Commodities
Emigration
Refugees
Relief
Relief Supplies
Surplus Supplies
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1816: National Committee for a Free Europe, 1950-1951

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3961
Correspondence regarding broadcasts.
Personal Names:
Altschul, Frank
Corporate Names:
National Committee for a Free Europe
Radio Free Europe
Subjects:
Broadcasting
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1817: National Commission for the Resettlement of Foreign Physicians, 1947-1954, 1957

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3962
Correspondence, mimeos on opportunities, requirements for foreign-trained doctors, dentists.
Personal Names:
Rubin, Laura
Schmidt, Dr. William
Corporate Names:
National Commission for the Resettlement of Foreign Physicians
Subjects:
Dentists
Displaced Persons
Doctors
Emigration
Licenses
Professional Education
Professional Rehabilitation
Refugees
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File 1818: National Conference on Citizenship, 1951-1952, 1954, 1956-1957

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3963
Invitations to annual conference, convened under auspices of U.S. attorney-general.
Corporate Names:
National Conference on Citizenship
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File 1819: National Conference of Jewish Communal Service, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3964
Correspondence, materials on conference, including 1954 paper on “In-service training needs in social service, Malben, Israel.”
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Levine, Rae
Selver, Henry
Corporate Names:
MALBEN
National Conference of Jewish Communal Service
Subjects:
Professional Education
Social Work
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1820: National Conference of Social Welfare, 1949-1954

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3965
Correspondence, materials on conference, including May 1950 report on “Review of selected aspects of personnel plans of fourteen national agencies.” Miscellaneous minutes (1949) of U.S. Committee of International Conference of Social Work.
Corporate Names:
National Conference of Social Welfare
U.S. Committee of International Conference of Social Work
Subjects:
Personnel
Professional Education
Social Work
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1829: National Council on Naturalization and Citizenship, 1950, 1952-1953

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4010
Corporate Names:
National Council on Naturalization and Citizenship
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Legal Status
Refugees
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
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File 1830: National Jewish Community Relations Advisory Council, 1950-1954

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4013
Miscellaneous on U.S. immigration legislation, including analyses, articles, minutes of meetings, including interdenominational meetings. Report on Institute on Immigration, sponsored by the archbishop of St. Louis, Joseph Ritter.
Personal Names:
Cohen, Jules
Gutterman, Lester
Ritter, Joseph
Rosenfield, Harry
Vorspan, Albert
Corporate Names:
Baltic Waffen SS
Displaced Persons Commission
National Jewish Community Relations Advisory Council
Subjects:
Legal Status
McCarran Act
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Resettlement
U.S. Immigration
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File 1834: National Planning Association, 1946-1948

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4014
Miscellaneous reports (of general character), report on displaced persons, “Working group on human aspects of international reconstruction.”
Corporate Names:
National Planning Association
Subjects:
Displaced Persons
Migration
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Relief Supplies
Resettlement
Voluntary Agencies
Welfare
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File 1835: National Planning Conference for Israel and Jewish Rehabilitation, 1950

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4015
Materials, including program, draft resolutions from earlier conference in Jerusalem, for October 1950 fund-raising conference in Washington.
Personal Names:
Goldmann, Nahum
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
Israel Bonds
Israeli Government
Jewish Agency
National Planning Conference for Israel and Jewish Rehabilitation
UJA
Subjects:
Economic Development
Private Investment
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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File 1838: National Social Welfare Assembly, 1949-1951, 1953-1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4017
Miscellaneous correspondence, minutes of meetings.
Corporate Names:
American Council of Voluntary Agencies for Foreign Service (ACVAFS/ACVA)
National Social Welfare Assembly
Subjects:
International Exchange Programs
Professional Development
Social Work
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1839: National Women’s League of the United Synagogue of America, 1946

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4021
Correspondence regarding Women’s League purchase of Hebrew, Yiddish books for shipment/use abroad.
Personal Names:
Phillips, Edward
Spiegel, Mrs. Samuel
Corporate Names:
Conservative Movement
National Women’s League of the United Synagogue of America
Subjects:
Books
Cultural Rehabilitation
Education
Hebrew
Relief Supplies
Yiddish
Geographic Locations:
Zukunft
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File 1840: Near East Jewish Aid Society, 1947-1950

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4022
Correspondence regarding emergency grants to Jews in Moslem nations.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Chayo, Raffual
Kalmanowitz, Rabbi Abraham
Passman, Charles
Shalom, Isaac
Tawil, Nissim
Corporate Names:
Near East Jewish Aid Society
Subjects:
Emergency Relief
Moslem Countries
Relief
Geographic Locations:
Aleppo
Iran
Syria
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File 1841: Netherlands Jewish Society, 1944-1946

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4023
Correspondence regarding relief supplies for Holland.
Personal Names:
Brunot, James
Corporate Names:
American Relief for Holland
Nederlandsch Joodsche Vereeniging
Netherlands Jewish Society
War Relief Control Board
Subjects:
Landsmanschaften
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Holland
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File 1845: New York Guild for Jewish Blind, 1934, 1937, 1946-1949

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4030
Correspondence on supplies, aid to the blind in Europe.
Personal Names:
Phillips, Edward
Pollack, Mrs. Sidney
Corporate Names:
New York Guild for Jewish Blind
Subjects:
Blind
Books
Braille
Displaced Persons
Handicapped
Hard-Core
Refugees
Rehabilitation
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1847: Non-Partisan Committee for the (Spiritual) Survival of Eastern European Jews, 1949-1954, 1955-1956

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4033
Resolutions adopted by committee, summarizing and commending the work of Rabbi Benjamin Gorodetzki.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Denburg, Rabbi Chaim
Glaser, Benjamin
Gorodetzki, Rabbi Benjamin
Katzki, Herbert
Schneersohn, Rabbi Joseph Isaac (Yitzhak)
Corporate Names:
Chabad
Lubavitch
Lubavitch Office for Refugee Aid (Paris)
Non-Partisan Committee for the (Spiritual) Survival of Eastern European Jews
Subjects:
Education
Refugees
Religious Education
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File 1883: Palestine Lighthouse, 1935-1936, 1943, 1945, 1947-1949

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4036
Correspondence, bulletin of organization that conducts fund-raising in the U.S. for the Institute for the Jewish Blind in Jerusalem.
Personal Names:
Garfunkel, Oscar
Corporate Names:
Institute for the Jewish Blind
Palestine Lighthouse
Subjects:
Blind
Emigration
Fund-Raising
Hard-Core
Geographic Locations:
Cuba
Israel
Jerusalem
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File 1885: Play Schools Association, 1947-1949

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4039
Correspondence regarding recreational, educational materials for children in DP camps.
Personal Names:
Igel, Amelia
Joslow, M. Jacob
Owen, Monica
Corporate Names:
Play Schools Association
Subjects:
Child Care
Children
Displaced Persons
Education
Recreation
Refugees
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1886: Poale Agudath Israel, 1948-1950, 1952

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4040
Miscellaneous correspondence on projects, fund-raising.
Personal Names:
Bernadotte, Folke
Jung, Rabbi Leo
Mintz, Benjamin
Corporate Names:
Poale Agudath Israel
Poalim
Youth Aliya
Subjects:
Children’s Homes
Orthodox
Geographic Locations:
Europe
France
Fublaines
Henonville
Israel
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File 1887: Polish Labor Group, 1945

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3798
Letter from Polish auxiliary group, seeking assistance for 32 people in various camps in Germany and Austria. Contains list of names of 32 people in camps.
Corporate Names:
General Jewish Workers Union of Poland
Polish Labor Group
Subjects:
Landsmanschaften
List
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File 1888: R, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1945, 1948, 1953

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4042
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Stoeckler, Lajos
Corporate Names:
Radio Free Europe
Roumanian American Jewish Active Committee
Roumanian Labor League
Ruhamah Society
Subjects:
Landsmanschaften
Relief
Geographic Locations:
Hungary
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File 1889: Rabbinical Council of America, 1936, 1944, 1945-1949

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4043
Correspondence on religious supplies, aid to religious institutions.
Personal Names:
Hyman, Joseph
Lifshutz, Chaplain Oscar
Lookstein, Rabbi Joseph
Max, Rabbi Morris
Corporate Names:
Rabbinical Council of America
Subjects:
Children
Cultural
Orthodox
Reconstruction
Relief
Religious Institutions
Religious Rehabilitation
Religious Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Austria
Europe
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File 1895: Relief for Refugee Jews in Shanghai, 1946-1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4047
Correspondence regarding group of former American soldiers seeking to aid Jews in Shanghai.
Personal Names:
Daniels, Aaron
Jordan, Charles
Rubin, Isador
Corporate Names:
Relief for Refugee Jews in Shanghai
Subjects:
Fund-Raising
Refugees
Relief
Servicemen
Soldiers
Geographic Locations:
China
Shanghai
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File 1898: Save-A-Child Foundation, 1948-1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4050
Correspondence regarding fund-raising, activities of foundation.
Personal Names:
Buchman, Henrietta
Goldman, Benjamin
Horowitz, Abraham
Corporate Names:
Agudath Israel Youth Council
Labor Zionist Committee for Relief and Rehabilitation
Subjects:
Child Care
Children
Fund-Raising
Orphans
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1899: Save the Children Federation, 1944, 1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4051
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
Save the Children Federation
Subjects:
Child Care
Children
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 1900: Self Help of Emigres from Central Europe, 1942-1943, 1945-1950

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4052
Correspondence regarding remittances; aid to gemeinden, refunds for pre-war transit fares/tickets. Occasional newsletters.
Personal Names:
Weissman, Fred
Corporate Names:
Self Help of Emigres from Central Europe
Subjects:
Financial
Gemeinden
Landsmanschaften
Refugees
Relief
Remittances
Transit
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File 1901: Standing Conference of Voluntary Agencies Working for Refugees, 1948, 1950-1954

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4055
Miscellaneous materials, including minutes of meetings.
Personal Names:
Norris, James
Rice, James
Corporate Names:
International Refugee Organization (IRO)
Standing Conference of Voluntary Agencies Working for Refugees (SCVA)
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Subjects:
Migration
Refugees
Resettlement
Voluntary Agencies
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File 1902: Survey Associates, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4056
Printed materials: Survey Midmonthly (April 1947), “World Relief Crisis”; Survey Graphic (April 1948), “Homeless, Tempest-Tossed: The Challenges of Europe’s DPs to the American Congress.”
Corporate Names:
Survey Midmonthly
Subjects:
Humanitarian Aid
Immigration
Migration
Refugees
Relief
Resettlement
Survey Associates
U.S. Immigration
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File 1903: Synagogue Council of America, 1946-1951

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4057
Correspondence, agreements for Rabbis Simon Kramer and Isaac Klein to serve as liaisons between U.S. military government and the German gemeinden; Rabbi Klein reports (1949-1950).
Personal Names:
Freund, Rabbi Hirsch
Klein, Rabbi Isaac
Kramer, Rabbi Simon
Leavitt, Moses
Opher, Rabbi Ahron
Rosenblum, Rabbi William
Schwarzschild, Rabbi Steven S.
Shapiro, Judah
Corporate Names:
Synagogue Council of America
U.S. Military Government
Subjects:
Cemeteries
Displaced Persons
Gemeinden
Refugees
Religious Rehabilitation
Synagogues
Geographic Locations:
Germany
U.S. Occupation Zone
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File 1904: T, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1948, 1953

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4059
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
Technical and Educational Assistance Mission
Transcontinental Music Corporation
United Council on World Affairs
Subjects:
Culture
Displaced Persons
Music
Recreation
Refugees
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File 1912: Transcontinental Distribution Service, 1945, 1947-1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4064
Correspondence regarding arrangements, contents, shipping of food packages.
Corporate Names:
Transcontinental Distribution Service
Subjects:
Companies
Food Parcels
Freight
Relief Supplies
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File 1913: U, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1945-1947, 1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4073
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
Union of American Jews of Ukrainian Descent
United Bucowiner Relief
United Hungarian Jews of Chicago
United Jewish Survivors of Nazi Persecution in USA
United Mielezer Relief
United Tarnopoler Relief Society
Universal International Films
Subjects:
Landsmanschaften
Geographic Locations:
Bukovina
Czernowitz
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File 1914: Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations, 1945, 1948-1951

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4069
Orthodox Union (OU) requests for translations of letters of appeal. Printed matter: “Jewish Action” (newsletters, 1951).
Corporate Names:
Jewish Action
Union of Orthodox Jewish Congregations
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File 1918: Union of Russian Jews, 1946-1948

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4071
Correspondence regarding efforts to locate relatives in Soviet Union, Poland, DP camps.
Personal Names:
Deutsch, Etta
Leites, Konstantin
Wischnitzer, Mark
Corporate Names:
International Tracing Service
Location Service
Union of Russian Jews
Geographic Locations:
Russia
Soviet Union
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File 1919: United HIAS Service, Agreement, 1954

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3812
Agreement, by-laws, certification of consolidation of HIAS and United Service for New Americans into United HIAS Service.
Corporate Names:
HIAS
National Council of Jewish Women
United HIAS Service
United Service for New Americans
Subjects:
Migration
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File 1920: United Hungarian Jews, 1944-1948, 1951, 1964

Extent: 0.25 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4122
Miscellaneous correspondence on extensive donations.
Personal Names:
Brunot, James
Gorog, Frederic
Corporate Names:
President’s War Relief Control Board
United Hungarian Jews
Subjects:
Aged
Children
Fund-Raising
Hospital
Landsmanschaften
Medical Care
Orphanages
Relief Supplies
Remittances
Geographic Locations:
Budapest
Cluj, Romania
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File 1973: United Jewish Educational and Cultural Organization in Europe, 1946-1950

Extent: 0.50 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 1306
Miscellaneous on origins, constitution and financial support of organization, including Judah Shapiro memos on organization’s operations, purpose. Memos on shipments of books, supplies.
Personal Names:
Braunschvig, Jules
Halpern, Joseph
Morris, Nathan
Wagner, Maurice
de Sola Pool, Rabbi David
Corporate Names:
Central Council for Jewish Religious Education (UK)
Conference on Educational Reconstruction
Union of Sephardic Congregations
United Jewish Educational and Cultural Organization in Europe
Subjects:
Books
Cultural Reconstruction
Displaced Persons
Displaced Persons Camps
Education
Prayerbooks
Refugees
Religious Rehabilitation
Supplies
Teacher Training
Textbooks
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File 1974: United National Clothing Collection for War Relief, 1945

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4087
Bulletins, press releases about April 1945 national clothing collection for overseas war relief (organized by UNRRA and voluntary agencies); Henry Kaiser report to president, including anecdotes on clothing collection across the U.S.
Personal Names:
Kaiser, Henry
Corporate Names:
UNRRA
United National Clothing Collection for War Relief
Subjects:
Clothing
Donations
Relief
Relief Supplies
Voluntary Agencies
Geographic Locations:
Europe
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File 2011: United Service to Holland, 1946-1948

Extent: 0.33 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4104
Miscellaneous correspondence regarding relief supplies. Printed matter: “Dutch Messenger.”
Personal Names:
Meyer, Hans
Scales, Victor
Corporate Names:
American Relief for Holland
Queen Wilhelmina Fund
United Service to Holland
Subjects:
Relief Supplies
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File 2064: Vocational Service Bureau, 1947

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4113
Correspondence and draft of chapter on overseas work for publication on careers in Jewish communal service.
Personal Names:
Joslow, M. Jacob
Shosteck, Robert
Corporate Names:
B’nai B’rith
Vocational Service Bureau
Subjects:
Jewish Communal Service
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File 2065: W, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1947-1948, 1951, 1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4115
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Alcalay, Isaac
Katzki, Herbert
Shapiro, Judah
Corporate Names:
World Sephardi Congress
World Sephardi Federation
World Tourist
Subjects:
Food Parcels
Relief Supplies
Geographic Locations:
Baltics
Bessarabia
Bukovina
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File 2066: World Alliance of the YMCA, 1947-1954

Extent: 0.60 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4118
Correspondence on requests, grants; reports on aid to refugees. Printed matter: issues of “World Communiqué.”
Personal Names:
Beckelman, Moses
Jordan, Charles
Limbert, Paul
Strong, Tracy
Corporate Names:
World Alliance of the YMCA
World Communiqué
Subjects:
Refugees
Relief
Resettlement
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2067: World Council of Churches, 1946, 1948, 1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4121
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Warnshuis, A.L.
Corporate Names:
World Council of Churches
Subjects:
Children
Refugees
Relief
Rescue
Voluntary Agencies
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File 2068: World Federation of Hungarian Jews, 1953-1954, 1955

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4122
Miscellaneous correspondence. Contains list of needy Jews in Transylvania, December 29, 1953.
Personal Names:
Gorog, Frederic
Corporate Names:
World Federation of Hungarian Jews
Subjects:
Landsmanschaften
List
Relief
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File 2078: X, Y, Z, Miscellaneous NGOs, 1944-1947

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4131
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
Yiddish Writers Union
Youth Food Conference
Subjects:
Yugoslav Shipping Office
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File 2079: Yeshiva Mir, 1946-1949, 1953

Extent: 0.15 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 1308
Miscellaneous correspondence, including appeals for funds.
Personal Names:
Kalmanowitz, Rabbi Abraham
Shalom, Isaac
Corporate Names:
Mirrer Yeshiva
Ozar Hatorah
Yeshiva Mir
Subjects:
Aliya
Emigration
Religious Books
Religious Supplies
Transit
Geographic Locations:
Canada
Israel
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File 2080: Yeshiva University, 1947-1949

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4130
Miscellaneous correspondence, including reference to Joseph Schwartz’s honorary degree (1949).
Personal Names:
Schwartz, Joseph
Corporate Names:
Yeshiva University
Subjects:
Communal Service
Education
Social Work
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File 2085: Zionist Organization of America, 1947-1950, 1952

Extent: 0.40 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 4134
Correspondence regarding fund-raising, communal politics; newspaper accounts. Printed matter: Daniel Frisch (reprint, October 1949), “Democratization of the American Jewish Community.”
Personal Names:
Frisch, Daniel
Goldstein, Israel
Leavitt, Moses
Margoshes, Samuel
Miller, Rabbi Irving
Montor, Henry
Morgenthau, Henry
Neumann, Emanuel
Sobeloff, Isidore
Corporate Names:
Metropolitan Zionist Fund
Zionist Expansion Fund
Zionist Organization of America
Subjects:
Communal Organization
Food
Friendship Train
Fund-Raising
Israel Supply Mission
Relief Supplies
Zionists
Geographic Locations:
Israel
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Record Group: Companies

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File 1416: Air France, 1950-1951

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3480
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Personal Names:
Lomnitz, Julius
Corporate Names:
Air France
KLM
Subjects:
Air Passage
Companies
Currency Exchange
Financial
Transport
airlines
Geographic Locations:
Brazil
South America
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File 1417: Airco Company International, 1950

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3481
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
Airco Company
Subjects:
Companies
Financial
Relief Supplies
Stainless Steel Tubing
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File 1418: Alaska Airlines, 1949-1952

Extent: 0.20 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3482
Correspondence.
Corporate Names:
Alaska Airlines
SS Christobal
Subjects:
Air Passage
Companies
Emigration
Financial
Transport
airlines
Geographic Locations:
Israel
Shanghai
Tientsin
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File 1486: American Express Company, 1947-1950, 1952, 1954

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3581
Miscellaneous correspondence.
Corporate Names:
American Express Company
Subjects:
Companies
Financial
Migration Accounts
Remittances
Geographic Locations:
Europe
Shanghai
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File 1489: American Fuel Relief for Austria, 1947-1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English
Old Folder Number: 3587
Queries about organization.
Corporate Names:
American Fuel Relief for Austria
Subjects:
Companies
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File 1583: Cosmos Travel, 1948

Extent: 0.10 inch

Languages:
English