Guide to the Records of the Kischineff Massacre Indignation Meeting, undated, 1903

*I-25

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Descriptive Summary

Creator:Kischineff Massacre Indignation Meeting
Title:Kischineff Massacre Indignation Meeting, records
Dates:undated, 1903
Abstract:Contains correspondence and related material of the Committee organized to sponsor the Kishinev Protest Meeting held on May 27, 1903, at Carnegie Hall in New York City. Includes letters from Carl Schurz, Lyman Abbott, and Newell D. Hillis; addresses of former President Grover Cleveland and Robert S. MacArthur; resolutions adopted at the meeting; and a copy of the appeal sent to Czar Nicholas II of Russia to protect Jewish rights.
Languages:The collection is in English, with some French and Russian.
Quantity: .25 linear feet (1 half manuscript box)
Identification:I-25
Repository: American Jewish Historical Society
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Scope and Content Note

Contains correspondence and related material of the Committee organized to sponsor the Kishinev Protest Meeting held on May 27, 1903, at Carnegie Hall in New York City. Includes letters from Carl Schurz, Lyman Abbott, and Newell D. Hillis; addresses of former President Grover Cleveland and Robert S. MacArthur; resolutions adopted at the meeting; and a copy of the appeal sent to Czar Nicholas II of Russia to protect Jewish rights.

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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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Preferred Citation

Published citations should take the following form:
Identification of item, date (if known); Kischineff Massacre Indignation Meeting, records; I-25; box number; folder number; American Jewish Historical Society, New York, NY, and Boston, MA.

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Acquisition Note

Gift of Lewis M. Isaacs, 1910.

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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 Kischineff Massacre Indignation Meeting, undated, 1903

English, French, and Russian.
.25 linear feet. Box 1.
Arrangement:

Arranged alphabetically.

Scope and Content:

See Scope and Content Note.

BoxFolderTitleDate
1 1 Address of Grover S. Cleveland undated
1 2 Address of Dr. R.S. MacArthur undated
1 3 Announcement, Tickets and Program 1903
1 4 Appeals to Nicholas II to protect Jews 1903
  (contains Russian and French)   
1 5 Correspondence pertaining to meeting 1903
1 6 Correspondence from people unable to attend meeting 1903
1 7 Financial Aid Request Letter 1903
1 8 Letter from Lyman Abbott 1903
1 9 Letter from Carl Schurz to Mayor Low 1903
1 10 Pronouncement of Meeting 1903
1 11 Request for Kischineff Papers, Grover Cleveland letter 1903
1 12 Resolutions adopted at meeting 1903
1 13 Souvenir Program: “The Little Princess” 1903
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