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Item ID   156648    
Open more fields Accession Number   BANC MSS 2010.700 similar items
Open more fields Other Number   WJHC 1971.006 AR1 (legacy) similar items
·  Number   WJHC 1971.006 AR1 similar items
·  Type   legacy similar items
Level of description   Collection similar items
Open more fields Author/Creator Sonia Levitin similar items
Title   Sonia Levitin papers similar items
Filing Title   Levitin (Sonia) papers

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Open more fields Date Created   1968-1971 similar items
Extent and Quantity   1 box (.2 linear feet) similar items
Biographical History   Born in Berlin as Sonia Wolff, Levitin immigrated to the U.S. and lived in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Moraga, Calif. She is the author of "Journey to America", which was based on her family's escape from Nazi Germany. The book received many awards, including one from the Jewish Book Council of America for outstanding Jewish juvenile book of the year for 1970. She also is a columnist, educator, and founder of the Moraga Historical Society and is married to Lloyd Levitin. similar items
Scope and Content   The collection consists of manuscript and galley proofs of Levitin's writings; correspondence; reviews; articles; an account of Levitin's mother, Mrs. Helene Wolff, that also describes the family's ordeal, including a lengthy separation before the family was reunited in the U.S.; and an oral history of Levitin discussing her work and family history. similar items
Link to this Item   http://magnesalm.org/notebook_fext.asp?site=magnes&book=156648 similar items
Link to UC Berkeley OskiCat   http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18367231~S1    
Link to Magnes.org   http://www.magnes.org/collections/archives/western-jewish-americana/levitin-sonia-papers-1968-1971    
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