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Samuel Harris family correspondence and photograph, 1911-1922.
BANC MSS 2010/529
Collection Overview

Title:

Samuel Harris family correspondence and photograph, 1911-1922

Creator/Contributor:

Harris, Samuel, b.1895, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Judah L. Magnes Museum, WJHC 1987.010.

Creator/Contributor:

Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

The collection includes a photograph of Samuel Harris (1911); letters from Rabbi Martin Meyer to Samuel Harris (1912-1914); and a letter from Rabbi Rudolph Coffee (1922) to Moses Harris about the appointment of Melbourne Harris (Moses' son) to a pulpit in Toledo, Ohio.

Date:

1911 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca -- n-us-oh
Coffee, Rudolph I. (Rudolph Isaac) -- 1878-1955 -- Correspondence
Meyer, Martin A. (Martin Abraham) -- 1879- -- Correspondence
Harris, Melbourne
Harris family
Jewish families -- California
Rabbis -- Ohio -- Toledo
Toledo (Ohio) -- Religious life and customs -- 20th century

Note:

Formerly: Judah L. Magnes Museum Collection Number WJHC 1987.010.
Samuel Harris family correspondence and photograph, BANC MSS 2010/529, The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Transfer; Judah L. Magnes Museum; 2010.
Samuel Harris was the son of Moses and Libby Harris of Oakland, California. Samuel's brother Melbourne Harris was a Rabbi and long-time resident of Ohio.
Materials in English.

Type:

Family papers.

Physical Description:

1 folder.

Language:

English

Identifier:

2006585591
BANC MSS 2010/529

Origin:

California