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Item ID   156894    
Open more fields Accession Number   BANC MSS 2010.536 similar items
Open more fields Other Number   WJHC 1996.009 AR1 (legacy) similar items
·  Number   WJHC 1996.009 AR1 similar items
·  Type   legacy similar items
Level of description   Collection similar items
Open more fields Author/Creator Bertram L. Wolfsohn similar items
Title   Bertram Wolfsohn papers similar items
Open more fields Date Created   1933-1942 similar items
Extent and Quantity   1 folder similar items
Biographical History   Bertram Wolfsohn was a president of B'nai B'rith San Francisco Lodge, No. 21. In his professional life, he worked as a dentist. His uncle, Richard E. Gutstadt, was the national director and secretary of the Anti-Defamation League. similar items
Scope and Content   Contains two letters (1933 and 1937) sent by Richard E. Gutstadt to his nephew, Bertram Wolfsohn, about prevailing antisemitism; a copy of a proposal Wolfsohn wrote and sent to the leaders of B'nai B'rith, entitled "Action designs for present day B'nai B'rith activity" (1944); a B'nai B'rith bulletin published by San Francisco Lodge No. 21 (Sept. 1942), when Wolfsohn was president of the lodge (which has an article written by Wolfsohn and one written by Gutstadt entitled "The War on hate ... America lashes back;" a copy of an antisemitic speech that Rep. Louis T. McFadden of Pennsylvania delivered in the U.S. Congress on 29 May 1933 (reprinted in the Congressional Record); and a reprint of an antisemitic article from the 3 June 1933 issue of Liberation magazine entitled, "Americans, get ready to save your country from chaos." similar items
Link to this Item   http://magnesalm.org/notebook_fext.asp?site=magnes&book=156894 similar items
Link to UC Berkeley OskiCat   http://oskicat.berkeley.edu/record=b18297365~S1    
Link to Magnes.org   http://www.magnes.org/collections/archives/western-jewish-americana/wolfsohn-bertram-papers-1933-1942    
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