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Greenwald, Jekuthiel Judah, 1889-1955


Rabbi Yekusiel Yehudah Greenwald was born in Sighet, Hungary (now Romania). He was a journalist for several newspapers in Sighet. The Rabbi, his wife, and two sons moved to New York in 1924. In 1925, the family moved to Columbus, Ohio where the Yekusiel Greenwald became the Rabbi of Beth Jacob Synagogue. His son Jack Greenwald was born in Columbus in 1928 and moved to Denver for his health in 1946.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Biographical Information and Oral History, 1999-2007

Identifier: B344.01.0001.0001
Abstract Folder contains biographies, curriculum vitae, correspondence with the Colorado Bar Association concerning Jack Greenwald, and an oral history with Jack Greenwald.
Dates: 1999-2007

Oral History Interview, 2012 May 23

Identifier: B344.01.0001.0001.00001
Abstract Oral history with Jack Greenwald (two DVD copies) where he speaks briefly about his family history and then talks about various Jewish organizations. Jack Greenwald was president or chairman of sixteen Jewish organizations.
Dates: 2012 May 23