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Manuscript Collection No. 261
Moses P. Jacobson was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana in 1864. He received his rabbinic ordination in 1886 from Hebrew Union College in Cincinnati and served as a congregational rabbi in many cities throughout his career, most notably in Shreveport, Louisiana and Asheville, North Carolina. Jacobson died in 1945.
Collection consisting of sermons, addresses, confirmation programs, correspondence and miscellaneous items.
Terms of Access and Use
The Moses P. Jacobson Papers are open to all users. The original manuscript collection is available in the Barrows-Loebelson Reading Room of the Jacob Rader Marcus Center of the American Jewish Archives.
Property and Literary Rights
Mrs. Paul Cohn, by the act of donating the Moses P. Jacobson Papers to the American Jewish Archives, assigned all property rights to the American Jewish Archives. Literary rights are retained by Moses P. Jacobson and his heirs. Literary rights may also be retained by specific creators of materials.
Questions concerning rights should be addressed to the Executive Director of the American Jewish Archives. For more information see the American Jewish Archives copyright information webpage.
Footnotes and bibliographic references should refer to the Moses P. Jacobson Papers and the American Jewish Archives. A suggestion for at least the first citation is as follows:
[Description], [Date], Box #, Folder #. MS-261. Moses P. Jacobson Papers. American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, Ohio.
The Moses P. Jacobson Papers were received from Mrs. Paul Cohn, Nashville, Tennessee, in 1974-1975.
Processed by American Jewish Archives staff.
No further accruals are expected to this collection.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the AJA's online catalog.
Confirmation (Jewish rite)
Jacobson, Moses P. -- (Moses Perez), -- 1864-1945, -- Manuscripts
Jewish sermons, American
Jews -- Louisiana -- Shreveport
Jews -- North Carolina -- Asheville
Rabbis -- Louisiana -- Shreveport
Rabbis -- North Carolina -- Asheville