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Manuscript Collection No. 291
Born in Vincennes, Indiana in 1896 to Jacob G. and Blanche Joseph. Married three times: to Gerhard Foreman in 1916 with whom she had one daughter; to Henry I. Monheimer in 1928 with whom she had one son; and to Leonard Hammond in 1947. Was a philanthropist and civic leader in Chicago and Los Angeles. Member of the Board of Governors of Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. Beatrice J. Hammond died in 1985.
Correspondence with her father, Jacob G. Joseph, 1913-1914; photographs; address books; and miscellaneous items.
Terms of Access and Use
The Beatrice Joseph Hammond 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
Stanley F. Chyet, by the act of donating the Beatrice Joseph Hammond Papers to the American Jewish Archives, assigned all property rights to the American Jewish Archives. Literary rights are retained by Beatrice Joseph Hammond and her 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 Beatrice Joseph Hammond Papers and the American Jewish Archives. A suggestion for at least the first citation is as follows:
[Description], [Date], Box #, Folder #. MS-291. Beatrice Joseph Hammond Papers. American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, Ohio.
The Beatrice Joseph Hammond Papers were received from Stanley F. Chyet, Los Angeles, California, in 1986.
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.
Hammond, Beatrice Joseph, -- 1896-1985 -- Manuscripts
Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion. -- Board of Governors
Jewish women -- California -- Los Angeles
Jewish women -- Illinois -- Chicago
Joseph, Jacob G. -- Correspondence