University of Florida - George A. Smathers Libraries
The collection is comprised of Paul Hanna's correspondence, writings, speeches, research notes and committee files. The majority of the materials pertain to Palestine and the Middle East, including his 1946 work with the Anglo-American Committee of Inquiry and President Truman's Cabinet Committee on Palestine. The files for these committees primarily are comprised of hearing transcripts, reports, notes, memoranda and other documents gathered or generated by the committees. In addition, there are several speeches and writings on Palestine and Middle East, including his book, British Policy in Palestine
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Papers (ca. 1920-1982) of James M. Ansara consist of correspondence, writings, notes, newspaper clippings, photographs, certificates, magazines, newsletters, and books pertaining to associations of Americans of Arab descent including the Syrian and Lebanese American Federation, Eastern States and the Syrian-lebanese American Federation as well as the National Herald; Syrian history; Arab-Israeli problems, the 6 Day War, Middle East economic problems, student papers from the American University of Beirut, the occupation of Palestine, Middle East Tours, and Arab American relations
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Correspondence, minutes, reports, financial records, architectural data and drawings, audio recordings, printed material, and other records of the work of the American YMCA movement in Palestine and Israel. The bulk of the files concern Jerusalem, with particularly rich documentation on the the construction of the YMCA's landmark West Jerusalem (Jerusalem International YMCA) building, including detailed correspondence files, building and site plans, and specifications for furniture and equipment. There are extensive materials from the 1933 dedication, including correspondence on its planning, transcripts of speeches, and audio recordings of the radio broadcast of the ceremonies. Jerusalem files also include many descriptions of and reflections on political upheavals of the region, including the 1948 war which established the State of Israel, the 1967 Six Day War, and the 1973 Yom Kippur War, as well as the ongoing struggle with racial and religious conflicts. Also included in the ... Read More
State University of New York Albany
Hand-corrected typescripts in English and German of theatrical and prose works, chiefly unpublished, dating from around 1950 to 1978
Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Largely mss. of writings and memoirs of Andreevskiĭ, including his memoirs up to 1917, memoirs of a trip to Palestine in 1881, and his diary (1919-1931); together with correspondence; typewritten copy of the memoirs of historian Boris Chicherin, entitled N.I. Krivt︠s︡ov; documents; book entitled Spravochnai︠a︡ kniga (instrukt︠s︡ii︠a︡) dli︠a︡ rukovodstva gorodovym i voobshche nizhnim polit︠s︡eĭskim sluzhiteli︠a︡m (1885); printed matter about the Russian Orthodox Church Abroad (Russkai︠a︡ pravoslavnai︠a︡ t︠s︡erkovʹ zagranit︠s︡eĭ); and other papers
Allegheny College - Lawrence Lee Pelletier Library
Chiefly pottery from the Middle East. Descriptive labels taken from Cobern's notes include some estimated dates of original manufacture
Getty Research Institute
Religion scholar Burke O. Long, author Nitza Rosovsky, and archaeologist Neil Silberman join photography historian Kathleen Stewart Howe to discuss nineteenth-century western preconceptions of Jerusalem and the Holy Land and how these notions compared with the realities of the region encountered by travelers and revealed by photographers
Columbia University
This collection contains predominantly early 19th-century prints of architecture, cityscapes, and landscapes, with some ethnographic views, in the United Kingdom, continental Europe, and other selected countries. The majority of images are from published sources and are uncolored. Nearly all the prints are titled and most include artist, printer, and/or publisher information. Many noted printmakers are represented in this collection, most of whom were British
Columbia University
Family background, education in Michigan; Harvard Law School; Home Owners Loan Corporation, 1941-42; United States Navy, World War II; wartime London, preparations for D-Day; United States State Dept. posts, from 1946; United Nations Good Offices, Commission for Indonesia, 1948; United Nations Conciliation Commission for Palestine, 1948-49; United States mission to United Nations, 1949-61; various international problems and crises; Indonesian question, 1947-51; Middle East, Arab nationalism; Suez and Hungary, 1956; India; Congo; Cuba; United States foreign relations; United Nations diplomacy; United Nation policies. Impressions of many international figures, including John Foster Dulles, Warren Austin, Philip Jessup, Jawaharlal Nehru, Achmed Sukarno, Nikita Khruschev, Patrice Lumumba, Fidel Castro, Dag Hammarskjold
University of California, Berkeley
The collection consists of materials collected by the Magnes staff between the early 1960s and the early 2000s that document the life and influence of Judah L. Magnes. Some of these materials are original documents and photographs acquired from Magnes family members and other donors. Other materials in the collection were acquired as a result of years of research and collecting by the Magnes staff. These later items include many photocopies of items from other archives in the United States and Israel. The collection is divided into the following series: 1. Personal; 2. Public Activities; 3. Press, Clippings and Miscellaneous Materials on JLM; 4. Sources on JLM; and 5. Photographs. Series 1 consists of items relating to Judah L. Magnes' early years in the San Francisco Bay Area, including materials from his high school years in Oakland; items relating to JLM's college years, including early essays; correspondence with family members; materials on some of the children of Judah and ... Read More


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