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Guide to the B'nai B'rith Collection of post Civil War pamphlets, 1868-1872
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Collection Scope and Content Summary
  • Access Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: B'nai B'rith Collection of post Civil War pamphlets,
    Date (inclusive): 1868-1872
    Collection number: M1031
    Creator: B'nai B'rith
    Extent: .25 linear ft. (10 pamphlets)
    Repository: Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
    Abstract: This collection of 10 pamphlets reflects Jewish activities in the B'nai B'rith lodges of Chicago, Cleveland, Nashville, and New York.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Access Restrictions


    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.

    Acquisition Information

    Purchased, 1998.

    Preferred Citation

    B'nai B'rith Collection of post Civil War pamphlets. M1031. Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

    Collection Scope and Content Summary

    This group of ten pamphlets offers a first-hand glimpse into the functioning of B'nai B'rith lodges in America in the immediate post-Civil War period. Jewish activity in cities from Chicago to Nashville are detailed and documented.

    Access Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Jews--United States--History--1789-1945.