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Jews. American

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 30 Collections and/or Records:

JCA: Sol Panush Papers

 Collection
Identifier: UP002622
Abstract Sol Panush was born in 1919, in Sczuczin, Poland. In 1929, he left Poland and came to Detroit, Michigan. Panush graduated from Wayne State University with a degree in chemical engineering in 1946. He was an international expert in automotive color and held over 345 patents worldwide. He was also the inventor of MICA and Micro Ti02 in the automotive industry. Panush died in 2014. The bulk of this collection relates to Panush’s work as a chemical engineer, specifically automotive coloring. As...

JCA: Zionist Organization of America Records

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Identifier: UR002346
Abstract The Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) was established in 1897 and is the oldest pro-Israel organization in the United States. With offices around the country and in Israel, the ZOA is committed to educating government officials, the media and students about the Arab-Israel conflict. It also works to promote strong U.S.-Israel relations and to fight anti-Semitism. This two-box collection includes the records of the Detroit office of ZOA and proceedings from the national ZOA. The writings of...

Matilda Robbins Papers

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Identifier: LP000143
Abstract Manuscripts (articles and stories), clippings, correspondence, personal papers, and photographs collected by Mrs. Robbins, who was a labor organizer and writer for the IWW from 1912 until her death in 1963. Subjects include the Paterson N.J. Silk Strike.

Maurice Kelman Papers

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Identifier: UP001282
Abstract Attorney Maurice Kelman taught at Wayne State University Law School and served as Special Counsel to Mayor Jerome Cavanagh. Part 1 of Mr. Kelman’s papers, which reflect his career as an attorney and arbitrator, primarily relate his work as Special Counsel to Mayor Cavanagh.Part 2 of the Collection spans the years of 1943 to 2012, including materials from Kelman's early life attending Durfee Intermediate and Cass Technical High Schools, further education at the University of Michigan,...

Robert J. Greene Papers

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Identifier: UP001485
Abstract Robert Greene was active in Michigan politics and a national advocate for Jewish interests. His papers reflect his forty years as a political activist, taken from his manuscript, "Sidebars."