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Immigrants

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 120 Collections and/or Records:

Russian Immigrants, between 1970-1979

 Item
Identifier: B063.04.0037.00058
Overview An unidentified man speaks with two unidentified women and an unidentified young girl in an airport. One of the women wears a badge with the letters: ''HIAS.''
Dates: between 1970-1979

Russian Immigrants, between 1970-1979

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Identifier: B063.04.0037.00059
Overview Left to right Wolf Levenshtein, Anna Levenshtein, Arika Levenshtein, and Chaya Shtrom stand together in an airport. Bennie Robey stands with his back to the camera.
Dates: between 1970-1979

Russian Immigrants, between 1970-1979

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Identifier: B063.04.0037.00060
Overview Chaya Shtrom and Bennie Robey shake hands in an airport. Arika Levenshtein and an unidentified woman can be seen in the background.
Dates: between 1970-1979

Solomon Herbert Bassow, 1894-circa 1980

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Identifier: B111.01.0001.0021
Overview Born in Russia, Bassow emigrated to New York in 1906, eventually moving to Wyoming where his family briefly were homesteaders and he taught in a one-room schoolhouse. Later he graduated from the University of Colorado Medical School.
Dates: 1894-circa 1980

Spurney, Frank, 1974 May 30

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Identifier: BPL76-199
Overview Republic County, Kansas, citizens were asked to tell stories of their lives as they lived and remembered them. The program was sponsored by the Belleville Public Library.
Dates: 1974 May 30

United States Lines Affidavit of Support, 1939 November 25

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Identifier: B333.01.0001.0001.00014
Overview Affidavit of support filled out by Nathan Greensberg of Williamsport, PA stating that he is willing to take in the Lowenstein family who are applying to visas to the United States because of religious persecution. The affidavit labels the Lowenstein family as good friends of Nathan Greensberg and states that the Lowenstein’s may remain with him until such time that they become self-supporting. The form lists the family's birth dates, countries of birth and occupations.
Dates: 1939 November 25

Vera Sears Oral History, 2004

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Identifier: D009.03.0005.00004
Overview Vera Sears recounts her childhood growing up in Germany and attending the Berlin Opera School. She performed with a group of students in the summers, which gave her the background for her life in dance. Edwin Sieradz, Sears' future husband, was a musician in this group. He studied law in Berlin and also worked as a secretary for Albert Einstein. Sears talks about living in Germany in the 1930's when Hitler came to power, and about the fear you had of all people, even your friends and your own...
Dates: 2004

Vera Sears Oral History Transcript, 2004

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Identifier: D009.03.0002.0006.00001
Overview Vera Sears recounts her childhood growing up in Germany and attending the Berlin Opera School. She performed with a group of students in the summers, which gave her the background for her life in dance. Edwin Sieradz, Sears' future husband, was a musician in this group. He studied law in Berlin and also worked as a secretary for Albert Einstein. Sears talks about living in Germany in the 1930's when Hitler came to power, and about the fear you had of all people, even your friends and your own...
Dates: 2004

Wedding Portrait of Bessie and Ellis Wedgle, 1914 March 17

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Identifier: B063.05.0041.00113
Overview Wedding portrait of Ellis and Bessie Wedgle.
Dates: 1914 March 17

Western Union Telegram from Henry, 1947 June 11

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Identifier: B333.06.0001.0006.00016
Overview Western Union telegram from Henry Lowenstein to his family at 924 Cemetery Street in Williamsport, Pa. Message says "Sailing tomorrow Marine Falcon expect to arrive 20 June Love to all -Henry." Telegram message is pasted on the on the the official Western Union form.
Dates: 1947 June 11