Richards, Bernard G. (Bernard Gerson), 1877–1971
|Name||Richards, Bernard G. (Bernard Gerson), 1877–1971.|
|Special Call Number||ARC 96|
|Physical Description||5.4 linear ft.|
|Research Note||Access may be restricted. Reproduction or publication only with permission. Email for details.|
|Biographical Note||Journalist and Jewish communal leader. Richards was founder of the Jewish Information Bureau of Greater New York.|
|Collection Summary||Correspondence, clippings, pamphlets, reports, and other material concerning Zionist activity, American Jewish Congress, publishing and journalism, race relations and anti–Semitism, displaced persons following World War II, Jewish communities in the United States, Canada, and Mexico, and other subjects. Correspondents include Cyrus Adler, Mary Antin, Joseph Barondess, Saul Bellow, Yehoash (Solomon Bloomgarten), Louis Brandeis, Felix Frankfurter, Nahum Goldman, Morris Hillquit, Vladimir Jabotinsky, Horace Kallen, Louis Lipsky, Julian Mack, Judah L. Magnes, Jacob H. Schiff, Nahum Sokolow, Arthur Hays Sulzberger, Nachman Syrkin, Henrietta Szold, Stephen Wise, Israel Zangwill, and others.|
|Language||Includes some material in Yiddish.|
|Inventory Note||The most current general and box level inventory is available in the Special Collections Reading Room (Guide to the JTS Archival Collections).|
|Selected Search Terms||
OrganizationsJewish Information Bureau of Greater New York.
American Jewish Congress.
SubjectsJews United States.
Jews New York (N.Y.)
Publishers and publishing.
World War, 1939–1945 Refugees.
|Archive Location||Jewish Theological Seminary. Library, 3080 Broadway, New York, NY, 10027.|
|Preliminary Box Level|
|96-1||Index. Letters: A–Braunin, Joseph|
|96-2||Letters: Brandeis, Louis,–Eisenstein, Ira|
|96-3||Letters: Eisenstein , S.D.–Hertz, Emanuel|
|96-4||Letters: Herzog, Paul–Lewisohn, Sam|
|96-5||Letters: Lippman, W.–Magnes, J.L.|
|96-6||Letters: Maisel, Max–Proskauer, Joseph|
|96-7||Letters: Rabinowitz, Aaron–Shu1man, Edward|
|96-8||Letters: Shulman, Max–Strauss, Nathan|
|96-9||Letters: Strauss, Nathan–Wise, Leo|
|96-10||Letters: Wise, Stephen–Yellin, David|
|96-11||Letters: Zangwill, Israel–Zukerman, William|
|96-12||Jewish Daily Bulletin 1932–34, with gaps. A paper: "The. Jewish Community of Mexico and its problems" by American Jewish Congress."|
|96-13||Pamphlet/clippings file: American Jewish Congress–Army|
|96-14||Pamphlet/clippings file: Ben-Gurion–Henry Ford|
|96-15||Pamphlet/clippings file: Frank, Jerome–Resolution 1938 Refugees|
|96-16||Misc. pamphlets on Germany and anti-Semitism|