Grace Cohen Shohet Papers
Scope and Content Note
This collection contains photocopies of transcriptions of letters written by Grace Cohen Shohet to her children, Stephen and Marcia, shortly before her death on July 31, 1954. The transcription was prepared by Shohet's sister from a book of letters and notes recorded by Shohet. The prayer she composed for the dedication of Temple Israel's art museum is also included.
- Shohet, Grace Cohen (Person)
Language of Materials
The collection is in English.
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Grace Cohen Shohet was a Massachusetts resident who, shortly before passing away, wrote a series of letters on various themes to her children, Stephen and Marcia. Shohet also wrote a poem for the dedication of the art museum at Temple Israel (Boston, Massachusetts.)
- Materials in the collection.
- Four Centuries of Jewish Women's Spirituality: A Sourcebook, by Ellen M. Umansky and Dianne Ashton. Located on Google Books.
0.25 linear feet (1 half-manuscript box)
This collection contains transcripts of letters Grace Cohen Shohet wrote to her children prior to her death in 1954. The transcripts were prepared by Shohet’s sister. Also included is a prayer composed by Shohet in honor of the dedication of a museum affiliated with Temple Israel of Boston, Massachusetts.
Located in Boston, Mass.
Gift of Edith Cohen Gordon, June 1988.
Processed by Stephanie Call, 2010
- Guide to Grace Cohen Shohet Papers, P-754
- Processed by Stephanie Call
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