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Manuscript Collection No. 278
Born in Berlin, Lewy was educated and taught in Germany until the Nazi period. He then came to Cincinnati, joining the faculty of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. Lewy was a philologist and Assyriologist. Lewy died in Cincinnati in 1963.
Collection consisting of correspondence, primarily with his parents, covering early teaching career and Army tenure; together with photographs, notes, and correspondence of his wife, Hildegard.
Terms of Access and Use
The Julius Lewy 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
Hildegard Lewy, by the act of donating the Julius Lewy Papers to the American Jewish Archives, assigned all property rights to the American Jewish Archives. Literary rights are retained by Julius Lewy 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 Julius Lewy Papers and the American Jewish Archives. A suggestion for at least the first citation is as follows:
[Description], [Date], Box #, Folder #. MS-278. Julius Lewy Papers. American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, Ohio.
The Julius Lewy Papers were received from Hildegard Lewy, Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1963.
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.
Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion -- Faculty
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945)
Jewish college teachers -- Ohio -- Cincinnati
Lewy, Julius, -- 1895-1963. -- Manuscripts