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Secular Yiddish Schools in North America
M0732  
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  • Acquisition Information
  • Preferred Citation
  • Publication Rights
  • Access

  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
    Title: Secular Yiddish Schools in North America collection
    creator: Friends of the Secular Yiddish Schools in North America
    Identifier/Call Number: M0732
    Physical Description: 68.5 Linear Feet (130 manuscript boxes, 12 flat boxes, 2 oversize folders)
    Date (inclusive): 1915-2013
    Abstract: Materials include curricula, newsletters, instruction books, song books, school board minutes, photographs, newsclippings, memoirs, ephemera and correspondence.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Materials include curricula, newsletters, instruction books, song books, school board minutes, photographs, newsclippings, memoirs, ephemera and correspondence. The collection is organized into three original series (Series 1. Yiddish School files; Series 2. Audiovisual materials, and Series 3. Artifacts) and a fourth series for material received in the 2011 accession.

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of many donors, 1994-1998, and of the Friends of the Secular Yiddish Schools in America collection, 1999, 2001, 2002,2003, 2006, 2007 and 2011.

    Preferred Citation

    Secular Yiddish Schools in North America collection, M0732. Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

    Access

    Collection is open for research; materials must be requested at least 24 hours in advance of intended use.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Yiddish literature.
    Jews -- United States.
    Jewish studies.
    Textbooks.
    Jews -- Social life and customs.
    Jewish day schools.
    Jews -- Education.
    Songbooks.
    Ethnic schools.
    Ethnicity.
    Bilingualism.
    Education -- Bilingual.
    Teaching.
    Jews -- History.
    Children's literature, Yiddish.
    Education, Cooperative.
    Minorities -- Study and teaching.
    Community schools.
    Linguistic minorities.
    Education.
    Yiddish language.
    Krow-Lucal, Martha G.
    Friends of the Secular Yiddish Schools in North America
    Fishman, Gella Schweid