Finding Aid for the Rosenberg-Lewin Collection of Hebrew Manuscripts, ca. 1200-1900

Processed by Brooke Whiting; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Rosenberg-Lewin Collection of Hebrew Manuscripts, ca. 1200-1900

Collection number: 779

UCLA Library Special Collections



Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
Brooke Whiting, June 1964
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, November 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Rosenberg-Lewin Collection of Hebrew Manuscripts,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1200-1900
Collection number: 779
Extent: 15 boxes (7.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Restrictions on Access

PARTIALLY PROCESSED COLLECTION UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Manuscripts Librarian, UCLA Department of Special Collections.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Rosenberg-Lewin Collection of Hebrew Manuscripts (Collection 779). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of Hebrew manuscripts, including Kabala (mysticism), prayer books, poetry, synagogue records from the Jewish community of Ancona, Italy, printed official documents relating to the Jews of Ancona, and about 50 Italian manuscripts.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Jews--Italy--Ancona--Archival resources.
Ancona (Italy)--History--Archival resources.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233692 

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Hebrew Manuscript Collection, ca. 1200-1900

Creator/Collector: Rosenberg-Lewin Collection
Physical Description: (ca. 200 items in 14 boxes)

Note

Description derived from in-house card file.

Scope and Content Note

Collected by Rabbi H. Rosenberg, Ancona, Italy; sold to Dr. D. Lewin, Montreal, Canada.
Contents: Kabala (mysticism), prayer books, poetry, and synagogue records from the Jewish community of Ancona, Italy.
Box 13 contains printed official documents relating to the Jews of Ancona; and ca. 50 Italian manuscripts.

Catalog Descriptions of Hebrew manuscripts through the National Library of Israel

The National Library of Israel.   Enter "LA 779" in the Search Box to locate catalog records associated with this collection.