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Israel Levine Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-625

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains Yiddish and Hebrew publications, manuscripts, poetry, biblical commentary and correspondence. There are also translations of works by Samuel Joseph Agnon (Yiddish), Abraham Reisin (Hebrew) and Saul Tchernichovski (Yiddish.) Correspondence relates primarily to his writings and personal matters. The collection is almost entirely in Yiddish and Hebrew, with the exception of a small folder of English correspondence and a letter regarding the provenance of the collection.

Dates

  • undated, 1914-1970

Creator

Language of Materials

The collection is in English, Hebrew, and Yiddish.

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for researcher use. Please contact us to request access or to make an appointment to view this collection at jhcreference@nehgs.org.

Use Restrictions

There may be some restrictions on the use of this collection. For more information contact jhcreference@nehgs.org.

Biographical Note

Israel Levine was a well known Hebrew teacher, poet, and Yiddish writer from Malden, Massachusetts.

Extent

1 linear feet (2 manuscript boxes)

Abstract

Israel Levine was a Hebrew teacher, poet and Yiddish writer from Malden, Massachusetts. This collection contains translations of works into Hebrew and Yiddish, published works in Hebrew and Yiddish, biographical material and correspondence.

Physical Location

Located in Boston, Mass.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Dr. Charles Cutter of the Judaica Department of Brandeis University, December 1990.

Processing Information

Reprocessed by Stephanie Call, 2009.
Title
Guide to the Papers of Israel Levine, P-625
Author
Reprocessed by Stephanie Call
Date
2011

Repository Details

Part of the Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center at New England Historic Genealogical Society Repository

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