Guide to the Isidore Covitt Photograph Collection,
Special Collections & Archives
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completed: July 11, 2013
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Overview of the Collection
Collection Title: Isidore Covitt Photograph
0.04 linear feet
Language of Materials:
Old China Hands Archives
Abstract: Isidore Covitt lived in Shanghai during
the 1930s, and was heavily involved in the Jewish community in the city. The collection
contains two photographs from the early 1930s, consisting of a large group portrait of
the Jewish Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Girl Guides in Shanghai, as well as a group
picture of the troop leaders with Isidore Covitt and other prominent Jewish community
Isidore Covitt lived in Shanghai during the 1930s, and was heavily involved with the
Jewish community in the city.
This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Genre/Form of Material:
Jessica Geiser, 2013
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Scope and Contents
The Isidore Covitt Collection contains two photographs from the early 1930s, consisting
of a large group portrait of the Jewish Cub Scouts, Boy Scouts and Girl Guides in
Shanghai, as well as a group picture of the troop leaders with Isidore Covitt and other
prominent Jewish community members.
Box 1, Item 1
Photograph: Jewish Girl Guides, Cub Scouts, and Boy Scouts in
Box 1, Item 2
Photograph: Scouts and Guides Leaders with Isidore Covitt and