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Manuscript Collection No. 301
Resident of Washington, D.C.
Correspondence and other materials relating to Lesser's biography of Adah Isaacs Menken, an author, entitled Enchanting Rebel. Persons represented include Alexander Isaacs Menken.
Terms of Access and Use
The Allen Lesser 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
Allen Lesser, by the act of donating the Allen Lesser Papers to the American Jewish Archives, assigned all property rights to the American Jewish Archives. Literary rights are retained by Allen Lesser 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 Allen Lesser Papers and the American Jewish Archives. A suggestion for at least the first citation is as follows:
[Description], [Date], Box #, Folder #. MS-301. Allen Lesser Papers. American Jewish Archives, Cincinnati, Ohio.
The Allen Lesser Papers were received from Allen Lesser, Washington, D.C., in 1968.
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.
Biographers -- Washington (D.C.)
Lesser, Allen, -- 1907- -- Manuscripts
Menken, Adah Isaacs, -- 1835-1868 -- Biography
Menken, Alexander Isaacs
Women authors, American