Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject HeadingsScope Note: This is the general term for all veterans that are Jewish. This is not to be confused with the organization "Jewish War Veterans of the United States"
Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: Mss 306
Identifier: Mss 131
Overview Bernard Birnbaum was a Holocaust survivor from France. The collection consists of immigration and identification documents for members of the Birnbaum and Zwern families. Of special interest is the French identification card of Eli Georges Birnbaum marked with "Juif," the French word for Jew.
Dates: 1922 - 1962
Identifier: Mss 384
Overview David Robinson opened one of the first training schools for radiological technologists in Savannah, Georgia. During his career, he served as President of the Georgia Radiological Society, Chief of Staff at Candler General Hospital in Savannah, and historian of the Georgia Medical Society. The papers include report cards, scrapbook, programs, bulletins, and obituaries.
Dates: 1916 - 1984
Identifier: Mss 199
Identifier: Mss 289
Overview Scrapbooks of the Mack Frankel Post No. 112, Jewish War Veterans of the United States of America.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1959 - 1994
Identifier: Mss 281
Overview Nine Scrapbooks
Dates: 1958 - 1990
Identifier: Mss 276
Overview The collection includes two scrapbooks, containing correspondence, newspaper clippings and photographs pertaining to Jewish war Veterans Post 455 from 1966 to 1968.
Dates: 1966 - 1968
Identifier: Mss 104
Overview Louis Geffen (1904-2001) was born in Atlanta, Georgia. His father was Rabbi Tobias Geffen, who was the spiritual leader of Congregation Shearith Israel for over 60 years. Louis gained prominence in Atlanta as an attorney and for his involvement in a wide variety of Jewish community activities. The papers contain a history of the Eplan family of Atlanta, greeting cards and Geffen family memorabilia. Of special interest is the political campaign card of Louis Geffen for a position on the Board...
Dates: 1920 - 1974
Identifier: Mss 110
Overview The papers primarily relate to Hermann Hirsch, a Confederate veteran who settled in Columbus, Georgia. The collection contains letters written by Herman Hirsch while in service to the Confederacy. The letters give a full account of the siege of Jackson in 1863.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1863 - 1994
Identifier: Mss 388
Overview Moise Kaplan was a graduate of Boys' High School and attended Georgia Tech’s night school of Commerce. He served in the Army during WWII. After the war he returned to Atlanta and the insurance industry. He engaged in sports fishing and later authored several books on the subject.
Dates: 1937 - 1951
Identifier: Mss 234
Overview Paul Ginsberg was an intelligence officer during World War II, a Jewish War Veterans Commander, prominent Atlanta attorney, and community leader. His papers include correspondence, military records, newspapers clippings, invitations, programs, scrapbooks, family histories and genealogies, as well as material related to his daughter Marilyn Ginsberg Eckstein.
Dates: 1928 - 2004
Identifier: Mss 254
Overview Sol Harry Greenberg was a lieutenant in the United States Army Air Corps. His papers consist of a diary he kept of his wartime log and miscellaneous memorabilia related to his various activities.
Dates: 1944 - 1993
Identifier: Mss 418
Overview This collection contains the scrapbooks from William (Wolfie) Bromberg's time in the Jewish War Veterans of the United States, post no. 112, in the mid-1970s. It includes pictures, correspondence, legal documents, and news articles in scrapbook form about the activist and charitable activities of the group. These activities include blood drive, ROTC, meetings, programs, luncheons, Israel trips, hospital work, scholarships, child welfare, USO, VAV Hospital and fundraising. Also in this...
Dates: 1970 - 1980