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Jewish authors

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 26 Collections and/or Records:

Rabbi Stanley M. Wagner Papers

Identifier: B224
Abstract Stanley M. Wagner was born in 1932 in Brooklyn, New York and received his rabbinic ordination from Yeshiva University. He was the spiritual leader of BMH-BJ from 1972-1997. He received 6 post graduate degrees, founded the University of Denver's Center for Judaic Studies in 1975, and co-founded the Mizel Museum of Judaica in 1982. From 1970-1972, he was the executive vice-president of the Religious Zionists of America - Mizrachi. He was director of the Center for Judaic Studies from 1975...
Dates: Other: 1950-2002

Robert Gamzey Papers

Identifier: B227

Robert Gamzey was an editor for the Intermountain Jewish News, a writer for the Denver Post, and the author of a number of books. Collection contains correspondence and news clippings containing reviews of books written by Robert Gamzey from 1956 through 1976.

Dates: 1956-1975

Samuel J. Kline , 1924

Identifier: B111.06.0006.0005

Born in Kansas in 1859, Kline journeyed to Denver with his family in 1862 behind a mule team. In his memoir he recalls the Cherry Creek flood of 1864, Lincoln's assassination, and living on the outskirts of Denver.

Dates: 1924

Shubert and Anne Fendrich Papers

Identifier: B244

Collection contains publications, correspondence, obituaries, newspaper clippings and religious objects from Schubert and Anne Fendrich.

Dates: 1878-1990

Yehoash Biography, circa 1970

Identifier: B250.02.0001.0013
Abstract Biographical information on Solomon Bloomgarden (Yehoash) who was born in 1872 near the Russian-German border. Yehoash was a famous Yiddish poet, writer, and translator. He emigrated to New York in 1890. In 1900, Yehoyesh contracted acute tuberculosis and spent the next seven years at the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society. Yehoash and Dr. Spivak became close personal friends. He was married in 1903 and in 1908 he made a fund-raising trip across America for the JCRS. He and his wife and...
Dates: circa 1970

Zalmen or "The Madness of God" by Elie Wiesel, 1974

Identifier: B391.01.0001.00001

One signed bound copy of Zalmen or "The Madness of God" by Elie Wiesel with a maroon cover and gold embossed text "Zalmen, or The Madness of God Random House Elie Wiesel" on the spine and "United Jewish Appeal Commemorative Edition" on the cover.

The play is about a Rabbi who finds the courage to voice his oppression as a Soviet Jew and longs for more than just survival.

Dates: 1974