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Max Nigrosh Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-542

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains broadsides from meetings and concerts that included Nigrosh’s involvement, as well as a news article about the Jewish National Fund.

Dates

  • undated, 1919-1948

Creator

Language of Materials

The collection is in English.

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

Max Nigrosh was the President of the Jewish National Fund of Greater Boston and strongly affiliated with the Zionist movement in the mid-20th century. Fluent in Yiddish, he often served as a Yiddish orator during meetings and concerts.

Extent

0.25 linear feet (1 half -manuscript box)

Abstract

Max Nigrosh was the President of the Jewish National Fund of Greater Boston and a leader in the Zionist movement in the early to mid-20th century.

Physical Location

Located in Boston, Mass.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Benjamin Nigrosh in 1980.

Processing Information

Reprocessed by Stephanie Call, 2009.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Max Nigrosh Papers, P-542
Author
Reprocessed by Stephanie Call
Date
2009
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Sponsor
Processed by Stephanie Call, Schilder Assistant Archivist, made possible by a grant from the Schilder Family Fund. This collection has been digitized, made possible by a grant from the Trustees u/w of Herman Dana.

Repository Details

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

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