The American Jewish Archives Journal has just issued Volume LVIII Numbers 1 and 2 (2006), published by the Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives (AJA). The AJA Journal, edited by Dr. Gary P. Zola, AJA Director, features articles exploring American Jewish history:
The volume also features a listing of recent archival acquisitions for 2005-2006, including the papers of HUC-JIR administration and faculty members Dr. Paul M. Steinberg, z"l, Dr. Herbert Brichto, z"l, Stanley Chyet, z"l, School of Sacred Music Director Cantor Israeli Goldstein; correspondence between Albert Einstein and Rabbi Stephen S. Wise, records of the national commissions celebrating 350 years of Jewish life in America; records from the Hebrew Congregation in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, Temple Beth el of Northern Westchester, and Grand Forks Jewish Congregation in North Dakota; civil war era materials relating to Confederate Major and Statesman Raphael J. Moses; papers of New York City lawyer and communal leader Samuel Untermeyer and Rabbi James Waterman Wise; and 250 linear feet of news clippings and publications gathered by the New York office of the World Jewish Congress from the 1930s to the 1970s, relating to the Holocaust, post-war resettlement, Israel, the rise of Communism, and the WJC's work at the United Nations.
The publication of this journal has been made possible, in part, by gifts from Congregation Emanu-El of the City of New York and by the Dolores and Walter Neustadt American Jewish Archives Journal Endowment Fund.
The American Jewish Archives Journal Volume LVIII Numbers 1 and 2 (2006) can be accessed in pdf format at:www.http://americanjewisharchives.org/publications/journal/PDF/2006_58_01_02_ztor.pdf.
To request a copy of the volume, please contact Dana Herman at firstname.lastname@example.org or 513-487-3269