Bettelheim, Albert Siegfried

Bettelheim, Albert Siegfried, 1830–1890

Name Bettelheim, Albert Siegfried
Special Call Number ARC 18
Title Papers, 1825–1925 [Papers of Albert Siegfried Bettelheim]
Physical Description 1.6 linear ft.
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Biographical Note Rabbi, publicist, physician in Philadelphia, San Francisco, and Baltimore.
Collection Summary Correspondence, 1867–1889; manuscript sermons; clippings concerning Bettelheim's sermons, ca. 1884–ca. 1889; condolence letters, obituaries, and memorial articles, 1890–1891; death certificate of Itzik Meister, Chernowitz, 1859; miscellaneous material concerning the Bettelheim family, ca. 1925–ca. 1930; and correspondence and clippings concerning Bernard Bettelheim, Christian missionary to Japan, 1875, 1926-1930.
Language German and English.
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Selected Search Terms


Jewish sermons, American.
Jews Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Jews California San Francisco.
Jews Maryland Baltimore.
Jews Ukraine Chernovtsy.
Missionaries Japan.
Christianity Japan Missions.
Genre Death certificates.
Occupation Rabbis.
Archive Location Jewish Theological Seminary. Library, 3080 Broadway, New York, NY, 10027.
Record ID# 0246456
Preliminary Box Level  
18-1 Personal Papers, 1857–1891, including biographical notes, newspaper clippings, and statement of community of Comozn in defense of Bettelheim.
Correspondence, 1859–1889. Correspondence belonging to Samuel Bettelheim, 1925. Prayers and Notes. Speeches and lectures.
Sermons: A–I
18-2 Sermons: J–Z
18 3 Holiday Sermons
18-4 Unsorted Sermons
18-5 Unsorted Sermons