Guide to the Papers of Max Nigrosh, undated, 1919-1948
 
*P-542

Reprocessed by Stephanie Call

American Jewish Historical Society, New England Archives

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Machine-readable finding aid created by Stephanie Call as MS Word document, March 5, 2009. Finding aid was encoded by Marvin Rusinek on August 3, 2009. Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Max Nigrosh
Title: Max Nigrosh, papers
Dates:undated, 1919-1948
Abstract: Max Nigrosh was the President of the Jewish National Fund of Greater Boston and a leader in the Zionist movement in the early to mid-20th century.
Languages: The collection is in English.
Quantity: .25 linear feet (1 half manuscript box)
Identification: P-542
Repository: American Jewish Historical Society
Location: Located at AJHS, Boston, MA.
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Biographical Note

Max Nigrosh was the President of the Jewish National Fund of Greater Boston and strongly affiliated with the Zionist movement in the mid-20th century. Fluent in Yiddish, he often served as a Yiddish orator during meetings and concerts.

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Scope and Content Note

This collection contains broadsides from meetings and concerts that included Nigrosh’s involvement, as well as a news article about the Jewish National Fund.

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Arrangement

The collection is organized into a single series.

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Access and Use

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to all researchers by permission of the Director of Library and Archives of the American Jewish Historical Society, except items that are restricted due to their fragility.

Use Restrictions

Information concerning the literary rights may be obtained from the Director of Library and Archives of the American Jewish Historical Society. Users must apply in writing for permission to quote, reproduce or otherwise publish manuscript materials found in this collection. For more information contact:
American Jewish Historical Society, Center for Jewish History, 15 West 16th Street, New York, NY, 10011
email: reference@ajhs.org

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Related Material

Benjamin Rabalsky Papers, P-153

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Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:
Identification of item, date (if known); Max Nigrosh, papers; P-542; box number; folder number; American Jewish Historical Society, New York, NY, and Boston, MA.

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Acquisition Information

This collection was donated to the American Jewish Historical Society by Mr. Benjamin Nigrosh in 1980.

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Access Points

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Container List

The following section contains a detailed listing of the materials in the collection.

 

Papers of Max Nigrosh, undated, 1919-1948

English.
Box 1.
Scope and Content:

See Scope and Content Note.

BoxFolderTitleDate
1 1-2 Broadsides 1919-1948
1 3 Clipping undated
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