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Herman Bernstein

Title: Herman Bernstein
Inclusive Dates: 1897-1935
ID: RG 713
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30'; 52 5"ltr; 18 5"lgl; 3 2.5"lgl; 1 3"ovr; 1 map folder
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For purposes of filing & inventory, most of the materials have been divided into 6 groups corresponding to the following time periods: Group I) 1899-1912 (folders 1-134); II) 1913-1916 (135-302A); III) 1917-1924 (303-426); IV) 1925-1929 (427-622); V) 1930-1935 (623-760); VI) Undated (761-1028)
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Author, journalist, translator, playwright.  Active in Jewish communal organizations.  Secretary of the American Jewish Committee.  Founder in 1914 and editor of *Der tog*, editor of the Jewish Daily Bulletin. Correspondent for the *New York Herald* in Russia, 1917-1920 and at the Paris Peace Conference, 1919.  Instituted a libel suit in the 1920s against Henry Ford and the *Dearborn Independent*  for publishing the *Protocols of the Elders of Zion*. U.S. envoy to Albania, 1931-1933.  Born in Vladislavov, Lithuania. Lived in Russia and the U.S.
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Index: English, 126 pp.; Inventory, 48 pp., typed
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