Guide to the Records of American Jewish Historical Exhibition, undated, 1888-1889, 1900-1905

*I-21

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Descriptive Summary

Creator:American Jewish Historical Exhibition
Title:American Jewish Historical Exhibition, records
Dates:undated, 1888-1889, 1900-1905
Abstract:Contains the minutes, reports and financial records of the Executive Committee for the American Jewish Historical Exhibition pertaining to the planning and execution of the Exhibition as well as printed material and the correspondence of the members of the various committees established, arranged alphabetically; includes also a collection of printed material relating to the International Exposition at St. Louis, in 1904.
Languages:The collection is in English and Yiddish.
Quantity: .25 linear feet (1 half-manuscript box)
Identification:I-21
Repository: American Jewish Historical Society
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Historical Note

The Exhibition does not appear to have taken place.

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Scope and Content Note

Contains the minutes, reports and financial records of the Executive Committee for the American Jewish Historical Exhibition pertaining to the planning and execution of the Exhibition as well as printed material and the correspondence of the members of the various committees established, arranged alphabetically; includes also a collection of printed material relating to the International Exposition at St. Louis, in 1904.

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Arrangement

The collection is arranged 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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Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:
Identification of item, date (if known); American Jewish Historical Exhibition, records; I-21; box number; folder number; American Jewish Historical Society, Boston, MA and New York, NY.

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Acquisition Information

Unknown.

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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.

 

Records of the American Jewish Historical Exhibition, undated, 1888-1889, 1900-1905

English, Yiddish.
.25 linear feet. Box 1.
Scope and Content:

See Scope and Content Note.

BoxFolderTitleDate
1 1 “A Proposed American Jewish Historical Exhibition” 1900-1902
1 2 Schedule of Objects undated
1 3 Minutes of the Committee--Report to the Executive Council 1901
1 4 Letters Sent to Committee Men 1901
1 5 Register and Expense Book June 5-September 30, 1901
1 6 Correspondence Pertaining to the Exhibition, A 1901-1902
1 7 Correspondence Pertaining to the Exhibition, B-F undated, 1888, 1901-1902
1 8 Correspondence Pertaining to the Exhibition, G 1901-1902
1 9 Correspondence Pertaining to the Exhibition, H-K 1889, 1900-1901
1 10 Correspondence Pertaining to the Exhibition, L-P 1901
1 11 Correspondence Pertaining to the Exhibition, R-Z 1901
1 12 Newspaper Articles undated, 1901
1 13 International Exposition--St. Louis undated, [1903-1905]
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