Finding Aid for the Rosenberg-Lewin Collection of Hebrew Manuscripts, ca. 1200-1900

Processed by Brooke Whiting; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
© 2003
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Rosenberg-Lewin Collection of Hebrew Manuscripts, ca. 1200-1900

Collection number: 779

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
Brooke Whiting, June 1964
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, November 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Descriptive Summary

Title: Rosenberg-Lewin Collection of Hebrew Manuscripts,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1200-1900
Collection number: 779
Extent: 15 boxes (7.5 linear ft.)
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Language: English.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Restrictions on Access

PARTIALLY PROCESSED COLLECTION UNAVAILABLE FOR USE: Inquiries regarding these materials should be directed, in writing, to the Manuscripts Librarian, UCLA Department of Special Collections.
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Rosenberg-Lewin Collection of Hebrew Manuscripts (Collection 779). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of Hebrew manuscripts, including Kabala (mysticism), prayer books, poetry, synagogue records from the Jewish community of Ancona, Italy, printed official documents relating to the Jews of Ancona, and about 50 Italian manuscripts.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Jews--Italy--Ancona--Archival resources.
Ancona (Italy)--History--Archival resources.

Related Material

  • Cummings Collection of Hebrew Manuscripts (Collection 828). Available at Department of Special Collections, UCLA.
  • Feldman Collection of Hebrew Manuscripts (Collection 960). Available at Department of Special Collections, UCLA.

Container List

 

Hebrew Manuscript Collection, ca. 1200-1900

Creator/Collector: Rosenberg-Lewin Collection
Physical Description: (ca. 200 items in 14 boxes)

Scope and Content Note

Collected by Rabbi H. Rosenberg, Ancona, Italy; sold to Dr. D. Lewin, Montreal, Canada.
Contents: Kabala (mysticism), prayer books, poetry, and synagogue records from the Jewish community of Ancona, Italy.
Box 13 contains printed official documents relating to the Jews of Ancona; and ca. 50 Italian manuscripts.
--- ----. Another copy.