Finding aid for the Abba Hillel Silver Photographs

Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Silver, Abba Hillel
Title: Abba Hillel Silver Photographs
Dates: 1918-1963
Extent: 0.60 linear feet (2 containers)
Abstract: Abba Hillel Silver (1893-1963) was a Rabbi at The Temple-Tifereth Israel, Cleveland, Ohio, and prominent leader of the Zionist movement for a Jewish homeland. The collection consists of 120 black and white and 34 color photographs, including prints, drawings, slides, and stereo color transparencies. The collection is arranged by image content, then alphabetically by subject, and then chronologically. Of special note is a 1925 portfolio of the Jewish artist Frantisek Reichental's printed drawings of the Administrative Committee of the Zionist Organization of America, including Silver, Louis Lipsky (1876-1963), Emanuel Neumann (1893-1980), Henrietta Szold (1860-1945), and Stephen Wise (1874-1949).
PG Number PG 491
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English