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Guide to the Gella Schweid Fishman Teaching materials for Yiddish language and culture, 1940-1990
M0809  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Biography
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Access Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Gella Schweid Fishman Teaching materials for Yiddish language and culture,
    Date (inclusive): 1940-1990
    Collection number: M0809
    Creator: Fishman, Gella Schweid.
    Extent: 13 linear ft.
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Abstract: The first part of the collection consists of material pertaining to the Jewish holidays in the order they occur during the year. Included here are also materials on the Holocaust (for Holocaust Remembrance Day) and Israel (for Israel Independence Day). This is followed by material organized by type and level of class, individual Yiddish writers, and finally on women and Judaism. The material includes pamphlets, articles, and clippings from both children's and adult publications. There are materials for use in the classroom such as children's stories, handouts, homework exercises, and songbooks. Also included are materials for teachers such as lesson plans and teacher's guides.
    Languages: English, and [code "yi" not found in ISO 639-2 list].

    Administrative Information

    Access

    None.

    Publication Rights

    Property rights reside with the repository. Literary rights reside with the creators of the documents or their heirs. To obtain permission to publish or reproduce, please contact the Public Services Librarian of the Dept. of Special Collections.

    Preferred Citation

    Gella Schweid Fishman Teaching materials for Yiddish language and culture. M0809. Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Acquisition Information

    Deposited by Dr. and Mrs. Joshua A. Fishman, 1993.

    Biography

    Teacher of Yiddish language and culture.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    The first part of the collection consists of material pertaining to the Jewish holidays in the order they occur during the year. Included here are also materials on the Holocaust (for Holocaust Remembrance Day) and Israel (for Israel Independence Day). This is followed by material organized by type and level of class, individual Yiddish writers, and finally on women and Judaism. The material includes pamphlets, articles, and clippings from both children's and adult publications. There are materials for use in the classroom such as children's stories, handouts, homework exercises, and songbooks. Also included are materials for teachers such as lesson plans and teacher's guides.

    Access Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Schools.
    Teaching--Aids and devices.
    Yiddish language.
    Yiddish literature.